The Challenges of Cyberphysical Systems

P. R. Kumar
P. R. Kumar
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Texas A&M University, USA
December 6, 2012, 16:00 ~ 16:40

Abstract :

We present a historical account of paths leading to the present interest in cyberphysical systems. We outline several foundational research topics that underlie this area. These include issues in data fusion, real-time communication, security, middleware, hybrid systems and proofs of correctness.


Research Activities :

Wireless Networks, Sensor Networks, Convergence of Control, Communication and Computation Middleware, Protocol design, Implementation, Software architecture, Control Theory, Optimization Semiconductor Manufacturing, Manufacturing Systems, Machine Learning, Adaptive Systems, Control, Stochastic Systems, Information Theory


Honors and Awards :

  • 2010: Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award, Washington University in St. Louis
  • 2007: Member of the National Academy of Engineering, USA
  • 2006: IEEE Field Award in Control Systems