Mihailo R. Jovanovic - Students and Postdocs

Current Students

University of Southern California

 

Wei Ran
Flow modeling and control
Alma mater: University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China
Hometown: Chongqing, China

 

Dongsheng Ding
Distributed optimization and multi-agent systems
Alma mater: Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Hometown: Yancheng, China

 

Hesameddin Mohammadi
Robustness of optimization algorithms; data-driven optimal control
Alma mater: Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
Hometown: Arak, Iran

 

Samantha Samuelson
Reinforcement learning and data-driven optimal control
Alma mater: Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
Hometown: Woodbridge, Connecticut

University of Minnesota

 

Anubhav Dwivedi
Transition to turbulence in hypersonic flows
Alma mater: Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India
Hometown: Kanpur, India

Jointly with Graham Candler and Joseph Nichols

 

Gokul Hariharan
Transition to elastic turbulence
Alma mater: Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
Hometown: Bangalore, India

Jointly with Satish Kumar

Former PhD Students

University of Southern California

 

Sepideh Hassan-Moghaddam
PhD Thesis: Analysis, design, and optimization of large-scale networks of dynamical systems
First position: Data and Applied Scientist, Microsoft, Seattle, WA
Current position: Data and Applied Scientist, Microsoft, Seattle, WA

University of Minnesota

 

Neil Dhingra
PhD Thesis: Optimization and control of large-scale networked systems
First position: Research Scientist, Numerica Corporation, Fort Collins, CO
Current position: Research Scientist, Numerica Corporation, Fort Collins, CO

 

Armin Zare
PhD Thesis: Low-complexity stochastic modeling of wall-bounded shear flows
First position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California
Current position: Assistant Professor; Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas

 

Xiaofan Wu
PhD Thesis: Sparsity-promoting optimal control of power networks
First position: Research Scientist; Autonomous Systems, Siemens Corporate Technology, Princeton, NJ
Current position: Research Scientist; Autonomous Systems, Siemens Corporate Technology, Princeton, NJ

 

Binh Lieu
PhD Thesis: Dynamics and control of Newtonian and viscoelastic fluids
First position: Senior Servo Engineer; Seagate Technology, Shakopee, MN
Current position: Touch Hardware Engineer; Apple, Cupertino, CA

 

Fu Lin
PhD Thesis: Structure identification and optimal design of large-scale networks of dynamical systems
First position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Minnesota
Current position: Senior Research Engineer; Systems Department, United Technologies Research Center, Hartford, CT

 

Rashad Moarref
PhD Thesis: Model-based control of transitional and turbulent wall-bounded shear flows
First position: Post-doctoral Fellow; California Institute of Technology
Current position: Senior Backend Engineer; GumGum, Santa Monica, CA

Former Post-doctoral Fellows

University of Southern California

 

Armin Zare
First position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California
Current position: Assistant Professor; Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas at Dallas

University of Minnesota

 

Fu Lin
First position: Post-doctoral Appointee; Mathematics and Computer Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
Current position: Senior Research Engineer; Systems Department, United Technologies Research Center, Hartford, CT

 

Makan Fardad
First position: Assistant Professor; Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Syracuse University
Current position: Associate Professor; Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Syracuse University