Mihailo R. Jovanovic - Students and Postdocs

Current PhD Students

 

Dongsheng Ding
Distributed optimization and multi-agent systems; reinforcement learning
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

 

Ibrahim Ozaslan
Optimization and data science
Alma mater: Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey
Hometown: Konya, Turkey

Current Post-doctoral Fellows

 

Anubhav Dwivedi
Transition to turbulence in hypersonic flows
First Position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California
Alma mater: University of Minnesota
Hometown: Kanpur, India

 

Gokul Hariharan
Theory and techniques for modeling and control of Newtonian and viscoelastic fluids
Alma mater: University of Minnesota
Hometown: Bangalore, India

Former PhD Students

University of Southern California

 

Wei Ran
PhD Thesis: Modeling and analysis of parallel and spatially-evolving wall-bounded shear flows
First position: Assistant Research Scientist, China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center
Current position: Assistant Research Scientist, China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center

 

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

 

Anubhav Dwivedi
PhD Thesis: Global input-output analysis of flow instabilities in high-speed compressible flows
First Position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California
Current Position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California

Jointly with Graham Candler and Joseph Nichols

 

Gokul Hariharan
PhD Thesis: Transition to elastic turbulence in channel flows
First Position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California
Current Position: Post-doctoral Fellow; University of Southern California

Jointly with Satish Kumar

 

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