Miroslav Krstic

Miroslav Krstic

University of California, San Diego

Biography

Dr. Miroslav Krstic is the Daniel L. Alspach Professor of Dynamic Systems and Control at University of California, San Diego, and the founding director of the Cymer Center for Control Systems and Dynamics at UCSD. He is a co-author of eight books, including the classic Nonlinear and Adaptive Control Design (1995), one of the two most cited research monographs in control theory, the new single-authored Delay Compensation for Nonlinear, Adaptive, and PDE Systems(466 pages, Birkhauser, October 2009), and other books on control of turbulent fluid flows, stochastic nonlinear systems, and extremum seeking. Krstic has held the Russell Severance Springer Distinguished Visiting Professorship at UC Berkeley and the Harold W. Sorenson Distinguished Professorship at UC San Diego. He is a recipient of the PECASE, NSF Career, and ONR Young Investigator Awards, as well as the Axelby and Schuck Paper Prizes. Krstic was the first recipient of the UCSD Research Award in the area of engineering. He is a Fellow of IEEE and IFAC and serves as Senior Editor in IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control and Automatica.