Ratnesh Kumar

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First Name: 
Ratnesh
Last Name: 
Kumar
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Telephone: 
515-294-8523
Fax: 
515-294-3637

Ratnesh Kumar is a Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at the Iowa State University, and prior to which he was with the ECE Dept. at the Univ. of Kentucky. He received B.Tech. in Electrical Eng. from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur (IITK) in 1987, and M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering from the Univ. of Texas, Austin (UTAustin) in 1989 and 1991, respectively. Ratnesh's research interest spans sensors, networks, controls and software with application domains of cyberphysical (hybrid) systems, embedded and real-time systems, model-based software and web-services, power systems, energy harvesting, and sustainable agriculture. Ratnesh received Gold Medals from IITK, MCD Fellowship and Dissertation Award from UTAustin, Fellowships from NASA-Ames, Applied Research Lab-Penn State Univ, Idaho National Lab, and United Technologies Research Center, and several awards from NSF (including Research Initiation Award), DoE, ONR, General Motors, and Adobe. Ratnesh is a Fellow of the IEEE for contributions to discrete event system modeling, control, diagnosis and applications . Ratnesh has served on a number of editorial boards for IEEE and ACM, has been General/Program Chair and also given keynote talks at IEEE and ACM conferences. 

View his Iowa State University homepage, here.

Affiliation: 
Iowa State University

Location

2215 Coover Hall
Ames, Iowa 50011
United States