Belta’s group is part of a new NSF GCR award titled “GCR 2219101 Collaborative Research: Micro-bio-genetics for Programmable Organoid Formation”. The total expected amount of the award is $3,600,000, of which the expected BU part is $900,000. The expected duration is 5 years starting on 10/01/2022. The goal of this collaboration among MIT, BU and […]
Prof. Sabelhaus’s research group was awarded a research grant from the National Science Foundation to develop a simulation infrastructure for soft robots and robotic control. Title: Discrete Simulation of Flexible Structures and Soft Robots. https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=2209783
Prof. Tron’s group was awarded a new NSF grant to develop algorithms for geometric computer vision and path planning algorithms based on low-rank matrices. Title: Unified Vision-Based Motion Estimation and Control for Multiple and Complex Robots. https://www.nsf.gov/awardsearch/showAward?AWD_ID=2212051&HistoricalAwards=false
The appointment for the Distinguished Lecturer of the IEEE Control System Society starts January 1, 2019 and ends December 31, 2021. Details about the program can be found here: http://www.ieeecss.org/member-activities/distinguished-lecturers-program
The course is titled “Formal Methods in Control Design – from Discrete Synthesis to Continuous Controllers” and is co-taught with Antoine Girard. It is offered as part of the INTERNATIONAL GRADUATE SCHOOL ON CONTROL (IGSC) PROGRAM in the European Embedded Control Institute (EECI). To register, follow this link: http://eeciinstitute.web-events.net/registration/ The schedule is available here: http://eeciinstitute.web-events.net/timetables/ Summary of […]
Morteza Lahijanian, who got his PhD under the supervision of Calin Belta and Sean Andersson, will start a tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Colorado at Boulder in the Fall of 2018.
For the paper Samuel Coogan, Ebru Aydin Gol, Murat Arcak, and Calin Belta, Traffic Network Control from Temporal Logic Specifications, IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 162 – 171, June 2016 http://www.ieeecss.org/awards/transactions-control-network-systems-outstanding-paper-award