Michael M. Zavlanos received the Diploma in mechanical engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Athens, Greece, in 2002, and the M.S.E. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical and systems engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, in 2005 and 2008, respectively.
He is currently an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science at Duke University, Durham, NC. He also holds a secondary appointment in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Department of Computer Science. Prior to joining Duke University, he was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, and a Postdoctoral Researcher in the GRASP Lab, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. His research focuses on control theory and robotics and, in particular, networked systems, distributed control and optimization, and formal methods and control synthesis, with applications to robot motion and task planning, optimal wireless networking, and distributed sensing and estimation. He is a recipient of various awards including the 2014 Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Program (YIP) Award and the 2011 National Science Foundation Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award. more...
Michael M. Zavlanos
Department of Mechanical Engneering & Materials Science
Michael M. Zavlanos | Last Update 02.27.2018