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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics


    Robust and Adaptive Control Theory



    Course Instructor:

    Dr. Kevin A. Wise, Senior Technical Fellow in the Boeing Phantom Works, is currently the Vehicle Management System Lead Engineer on the Boeing’s unmanned aircraft programs. He has designed flight control systems for fighter aircraft, missiles, munitions, ejections seats, and unmanned aircraft.

    Dr. Eugene Lavretsky is a Senior Technical Fellow in the Boeing Research and Technology. At Boeing, he developed flight control and simulation technologies for aircraft, guided munitions, and unmanned systems.

    Dr. Naira Hovakimyan is a professor of Mechanical Science and Engineering at UIUC. She has co-authored the book “L1 adaptive control theory: Guaranteed robustness with fast adaptation”, published by SIAM in 2010. She is UIUC scholar, co-author of more than 250 publications, has supervised ten Ph.D. and five MS students.