B.Tech. Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, 1999; M.S. Chem Eng., Louisiana State University, 2001; Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, 2005; P. Eng., Ontario

Research Interests

Research interests are in the general area of process control, with focus on Control and systems theory: – Nonlinear, robust and predictive control – Hybrid systems and control – Fault-detection and isolation and fault-tolerant control Applications: – Process and plant-wide control subject to actuator/sensor failures – Control of transport-reaction and particulate processes – Modeling and control of batch processes