S. Rasoul Etesami

S. Rasoul Etesami

Primary Research Area

  • Decision and Control Systems

Assistant Professor

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Education

  • Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, 2015.

Academic Positions

  • Affiliate Assistant Professor, Coordinated Science Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, March 2019.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Sep 2017.
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Electrical Engineering, Princeton University and Winlab, April 2016-May 2017

Graduate Research Opportunities

We are always looking for good graduate students with a strong mathematical background. Unfortunately, due to a large number of inquiries, I do not typically respond to emails regarding graduate school positions. However, if interested, please apply directly to the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering and mention my name in your application, and I will be happy to review your application during the review process.

Research Interests

  • Distributed Control and Optimization
  • Game Theory and Decision Making
  • Learning over Social Networks
  • Smart Grids

Research Areas

  • Data Analytics
  • Decision and Control Systems
  • Operations Research

Journal Editorships

  • Associate Editor, IET Smart Grid, 2018- present

Teaching Honors

  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent in UIUC for Control System Theory & Design, ECE515. (Spring 2019)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent in UIUC for Control Systems-SE320. (Fall 2018, Fall 2019)

Research Honors

  • NSF CAREER Award (2020)

Courses Taught

  • ECE 515 - Control System Theory & Design
  • IE 511 - Integer Programming
  • IE 590 - Seminar
  • IE 598 - Distributed Decision Systems
  • ME 540 - Control System Theory & Design
  • SE 320 - Control Systems
  • SE 590 - Seminar