Postdoctoral Associate

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

77 Massachusetts Avenue

Building E18-423

Cambridge, MA 02139

Email:siami AT mitDOT edu


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News & coming events:

May 2017:Presented a paper at ACC-2017

December 2016:Presented a paper at CDC-2016

December 2016:Co-organizing an invited session on "Analysis and Synthesis of Dynamical Networks"atCDC-2016

December 2016:Co-organizing a workshop on "New Perspectives on Performance and Robustness Measures in Dynamical Networks"atCDC-2016(canceled)

November 2016:Successfully finished my Ph.D. dissertation defense

November 2016:Invited talk at UPenn

August 2016:Talk at Algorithm Seminar,GoogleNYC office

August 2016:Talk at NY Research Seminar,GoogleNYC office

August 2016:PosterPresentationat NY Research Poster Session,GoogleNYC office.

July 2016:PosterPresentationat ResearchPh.D. Intern Summit,GoogleMTV campus.

Summer 2016:SoftwareEngineerin Research Role Internship---GoogleNYC office (Modeling, Data Mining and ML)

April 2016:ReceivedtheLehigh University AlumniAssociation Graduate Student Merit Award—"This is the highest honor bestowed upon a graduate student by the Alumni Association.

Summer 2016:Co-organizing an invited session on "Sparsity & Localization in Networked Systems"at ACC-2016

Summer 2016: Co-organizing two invited sessions on"Applications of Optimization in Networked Control Systems Part I & II"at MOPTA-2016

November 2015:Our paperFundamental Limits and Tradeoffs on Disturbance Propagation in Large-Scale Dynamical Networks,” isaccepted inIEEE Transactions on Automatic Control.

November 2015: Architecting better connectivity— News!

November 2015: Talk atBiological Systems and Networks,Minneapolis, MN

September 2015:Receivedthe Best Student Paper Award at the 5th IFAC Workshop on Distributed Estimation and Control in Networked Systems (NecSys’15).

September 2015: Presented a poster atNecSys’15,Philadelphia, PA

September 2015: ReceivedRossin College Doctoral Fellowship Award, Lehigh University.

Fall 2015: ReceivedIMA General Membership (3 months), IMA Annual Program on“Control Theory and its Applications” andfull support to attend:

Distributed Control and Decision Making Over Networks, Minneapolis, MN,September 28 - October 2, 2015

Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics, Minneapolis, MN,October 19-23, 2015

Biological Systems and Networks,Minneapolis, MN,November 16-20, 2015

August 2015: Our paper"Eminence Grise Coalitions: On the Shaping of Public Opinion,”to appear inIEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems.

July 2015:Presented a paper at ACC’15.

July 2015: Talk atMOPTA - Modeling and Optimization: Theory and Applications.

July 2015:Our work has been presented at the SIAM Conference on Control and Its Application,Paris, France.

Spring 2015:
Instructorof Distributed Control System, MECH450, Lehigh University.

Milad Siami 2012