Welcome to the CCDC

The Center for Control, Dynamical Systems and Computation (CCDC) brings together faculty, students, and visitors affiliated with various departments across the UC Santa Barbara campus. The Center facilitates cooperation in control engineering, dynamical systems, and computation and their various interdisciplinary applications. It provides a stimulating environment for scholarship in these disciplines through distinguished lectures, seminars, conferences, scholarly meetings, and publications. You are invited to explore our site to learn about the research conducted by our faculty and students and to find out about the Center's other activities in research and education.


DIRECTOR: Professor Mustafa H. Khammash

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR: Professor João Hespanha


Center for Control, Dynamical Systems and Computation
CCDC Office: 805-893-7066
Fax: 805-893-3262
Email: ccdc_office@ece.ucsb.edu

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Upcoming Events

The 2011 Santa Barbara Control Workshop: Decision, Dynamics and Control in Multi-Agent Systems; Friday, June 24, 2011 more info

Seminar: Ted Iwasaki, University of California, Los Angeles: April 29, 3pm, 1100 Webb Hall.

Seminar: Jeff Moehlis, University of California, Santa Barbara: May 6, 3pm, 1100 Webb Hall.

Seminar: TBA: May 20, 3pm, 1100 Webb Hall.

Seminar: Peter Caines, McGill University: May 27, 3pm, 1100 Webb Hall.

Seminar: Alessandro Pinto, United Technologies Research Center, Inc.: June 3, 3pm, 1100 Webb Hall.

 

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CCDC News

Katherine Byl has been named a 2011 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow.
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Amr El Abbadi has been recognized as an ACM Fellow, 2010.
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Andy Teel has been elevated to IFAC Fellow, 2010. He also received the IEEE Control Systems Magazine Outstanding Paper Award, 2010, and the Zaborsky Distinguished Lecturer Award from Washington University, St. Louis, 2009.

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CCDC graduate student Florian Dorfler has won the 2010 American Control Conference (ACC) Best Student Paper Award and the Regent's Special International Fellowship 2009-2010.
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Yutaka Hori awarded Annual Conference Young Author's Award at ICCAS-SICE Annual Conference 2009.

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Francesco Bullo elevated to IEEE Fellow.
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Brad Paden has been awarded the 2010 ASME DSCD Charles S. Draper Innovative Practice Award.
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João Hespanha has been selected as the winner of the 2009 Antonio Ruberti Young Researcher Prize.
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Petar Kokotovic has won the 2009 Sigma Xi Monie A. Ferst Award.
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Francesco Bullo, together with Sonia Martinez (UCSD) and Jorge Cortes (UCSD) win the 2008 IEEE Control Systems Magazine Outstanding Paper Award.
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