EDUCATION

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
        Research Topic: Analysis, Control and Optimization of Large-Scale Complex Dynamical Networks
        Thesis Committee: Prof. George Verghese (advisor), Prof. Pablo Parrilo and Prof. Devavrat Shah
        GPA: 5.0/5.0. Minor: Physics


EXPERIENCE

    University of Pennsylvania
        Raj and Neera Singh Assistant Professor
        Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering

    University of Pennsylvania
        Postdoctoral Researcher
        Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering (GRASP lab)

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Research and Teaching Assistant
        Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

    Santa Fe Institute
        Visiting Scholar in Complex Systems
        Research Topic: Dynamic Processes in Complex Networks

    UC Berkeley
        Visiting Scholar in Prof. Leon O. Chua's NOEL lab
        Research Topic: Bifurcation and Chaos in Nonlinear Electronics


PROFESSIONAL SERVICE
    
    Service work:
  • General Chair of the IFAC Workshop on Distributed Estimation and Control in Networked Systems
  • Organizer of session on Controllability and Design of Networks at CDC'15
  • Member of IFAC Technical Committee on Networked Systems
  • Member of IEEE Technical Committee on Medical and Health Care Systems
  • Organizer of session on Epidemic Control at CDC '14
  • Organizer of session on Social and Economic Networks at IFORS '14
  • Co-Organizer of the IEEE Network Theory Symposium at GlobalSIP '14
  • Member of IFAC Technical Committee on Social Impact of Automation
  • Member of the IEEE Control Systems Society Conference Editorial Board
  • PC of the IEEE Symposium on Emerging Challenges in Network Sensing, Inference, and Communication
  • PC of the IEEE Symposium on Network Theory
  • Organizer of the Next Generation Network Science session at the 2011 IEEE Asilomar Conference

    Referee in journals and conferences
  • IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control
  • IEEE Transactions on Control of Networked Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering
  • IEEE Transactions on Power Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Networking
  • IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing
  • IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
  • Operations Research
  • SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization
  • Systems and Control Letters
  • International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control
  • Neural Computing and Applications Journal
  • IEEE American Control Conference
  • IEEE Conference on Decision and Control
  • IFAC Workshop on Estimation and Control of Networked Systems
  • Member of IEEE, SIAM and IFAC


INVITED SEMINARS
  • Harvard University, Fall 2015
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fall 2015
  • Boston University, Fall 2015
  • Northeastern University, Fall 2015
  • University of Maryland, Spring 2015
  • IEEE Philadelphia Section, Spring 2015
  • Princeton University, Spring 2015
  • Yale University, Spring 2015
  • University of Washington
  • University of California, Santa Barbara
  • University of California, San Diego
  • Duke University
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • University of California, Los Angeles
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Washington State University
  • Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
  • Lehigh University
  • Rutgers University
  • Temple University
  • [...]