Weinan gao, Ph.D. 高伟男

Email: wgao [at] georgiasouthern [dot] edu

Phone: (912)-478-2574

Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering,

Allen E. Paulson College of Engineering & Computing

Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

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Education


Professional Appointments


  • Aug. 2017- Present: Assistant Professor, Georgia Southern University, Statesboro GA
  • May. 2018-Jul. 2018: Visiting Professor, Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratory, Cambridge MA

Area of Expertise


  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Adaptive Dynamic Programming
  • Output Regulation
  • Optimal Control
  • Cooperative Control
  • Sampled-data Systems
  • Intelligent Transportation Systems
  • Connected Vehicles & Autonomous Vehicles

Awards & Grants


  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, IET Control Theory and Applications, 2019
  • David Goodman Research Award, Dept. ECE, New York University, 2019
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE RCAR, 2018
  • Faculty Research Seed Grant, PI, Georgia Southern University, 2018-2019
  • Faculty Research Seed Grant, PI, Georgia Southern University, 2017-2018
  • Faculty Development Award, Georgia Southern University, 2017
  • Undergraduate Research Award, Mentor, Georgia Southern University, 2017-2018
  • Best Paper Award, IEEE UEMCON, 2017
  • Student Travel Award, at American Control Conference, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Provost Fellowship, at New York University, 2013
  • China National Graduate Scholarship, at Northeastern University, 2012
  • China National Undergraduate Scholarship, at Northeastern University, 2010
  • Meritorious Winner, in the International Mathematical Contest in Modeling, 2010