Group Alumni

Recent Alumni

Tara Sowrirajan

PhD Candidate, Computer Science John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 Research My research is focused on developing algorithms for the wearable artificial pancreas to treat Type 1 ...
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Dawei Shi

Postdoctoral Fellow Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Harvard University Research My research involves the development of novel control algorithms for application to the artificial pancreas. Education Ph.D., Control Systems, University of Alberta, Nov. 2014 B.Eng., ...
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Ravi Gondhalekar, PhD

Aerospace guidance & control research engineer at Draper Curriculum Vitae Google Scholar LinkedIn
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J.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Waldherr

I’ve been a visiting scholar with a Feodor-Lynen-Fellowship from the Alexander-von-Humboldt foundation at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University. Email contact: Please see my home university page at the KU ...
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Ankush Chakrabarty

  Postdoctoral Fellow Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138. Research Wearable Artificial Pancreas Embedded Control Model Predictive Control Machine Learning Optimization State and Unknown Input Estimation Recent Publications Journal: A. Chakrabarty, S. Zavitsanou, F. J. Doyle ...
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Zhixing (Edward) Cao

Postdoctoral Researcher Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 Research: I am working on the optimization of insulin delivery control system, especially interested in extremum seeking, iterative learning control, model-free ...
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Stamatina Zavitsanou

Post Doctoral Fellow Harvard SEAS, T1DM Team Research Modeling and model analysis of biomedical systems. Control design of insulin delivery systems. Evaluation of alternative control methods for optimal insulin delivery in patients with type 1 ...
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Alejandro J. Laguna Sanz

Post Doctoral Scholar Harvard Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences Adjunct Investigator Sansum Diabetes Research Institute   Research Modeling and identification of type 1 diabetic patients. Statistical modeling and analysis of Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) devices. Tool ...
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John Abel

PhD, Systems Biology 2018 Harvard University T32 Trainee in Sleep, Circadian, and Respiratory Neurobiology Harvard Medical School/Brigham and Women’s Hospital Research The circadian oscillator is a biological control system designed to regulate gene expression ...
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Gunjan Thakur

Post Doctoral Scholar, Harvard SEAS Research I work in the area of Mathematical and systems biology. Modeling, analysis of self-assembly process. Nonlinear dynamics, Dynamical system and controls. Contact gthakur (at) g (dot) harvard (dot) edu Selected ...
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Isuru Dasanayake

Post Doctoral Scholar Department of Chemical Engineering Adjunct Investigator Sansum Diabetes Research Institute (SDRI) Research Development of artificial panaceas for type I diabetes patients. Application of optimal control theory to biomedical control systems. Machine learning and large-scale optimization problems. Education Electrical ...
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Maria Rodriguez-Fernandez

Assistant Project Scientist Research Development of new methodologies for modeling biological systems. Working on different projects aiming to understand by means of mathematical modeling diverse biological phenomena with particular focus on heat ...
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Yongqiang Wang

Assistant Project Manager Research 1. Systems modeling and analysis of circadian rhythm networks, reverse engineering of synchrony as an algorithmic strategy for wireless communication network control. 2. Fault detection, control and estimation for ...
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Ruoting Yang

Postdoctoral Fellow in Systems Biology Research Drawing from a systems science background, my research in systems biology starts with developing statistical inference and visualization tools to identify gene/pathway/functional biomarkers, and then utilizes ...
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Joon Bok Lee

5th-year Graduate Student Department of Chemical Engineering, UCSB Research My primary research focus is the development of novel Proportional-Integral-Derivative and Model Predictive Control algorithms for Artificial Pancreas applications in the treatment of people ...
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Lauren M. Huyett

5th Year PhD Candidate Department of Chemical Engineering, UCSB Schlinger Fellow (2015) NSF Graduate Research Fellow Research I am studying the impact that the performance of the continuous glucose monitor (CGM) has on the blood ...
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Peter St. John

Ph.D. Awarded, May 2015 Department of Chemical Engineering Mitsubishi Chemical Fellowship Recipient Research Circadian rhythms – found in nearly all living systems – are the result of complex biochemical pathways which ...
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Felipe Núñez Retamal

Former Graduate Student, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Fulbright Scholarship Recipient Research Control theory and its application to networks. I am currently focusing on Bio-inspired strategies to achieve robust synchronization of networks ...
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Justin Jahng-Soh Lee

Fifth-year Graduate Student, Department of Chemical Engineering Research My research interest includes development of simulation modules and Model Predictive Control algorithms for Artificial Pancreas. My current focus is on (1) developing a ...
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Rebecca Harvey

Fifth-year Graduate Student, Department of Chemical Engineering Eugene Cota-Robles Fellowship Recipient Air Products and Chemicals Discovery Fellowship Recipient Research My research includes the development of safety algorithms for the Artificial Pancreas used to treat ...
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Former Graduate Students

  • Jamilah Abdur-Rahim
  • Neda Bagheri
  • Lalitha Balasubramhanya
  • Jorge Castro-Velez
  • Mustafa Dokucu
  • Christie Dorski
  • Darrin Feather
  • François Févotte
  • Kapil Gadkar
  • Ed Gatzke
  • Rachel Gilles
  • Doug Heemstra
  • Nick Hernjak
  • Charles Immanuel
  • Luis Jorge Puig
  • Toby Junker
  • Arkan Kayihan
  • Tom Kendi
  • Harpreet Kwatra
  • Eric Kwei
  • Radhakrishnan Mahadevan
  • Bryon Maner
  • Mehmet Mercangoz
  • Henry Mirsky
  • Camelia Owens
  • Robert Parker
  • Matthew W. Percival
  • Kairali Podual
  • Stephanie R Taylor
  • Dan Saffer
  • Andre Shaw
  • Jason Shoemaker
  • Alex Stack
  • Raj Vadigepalli
  • Philip Wisnewski
  • Theresa Yuraszeck

Former Postdoctoral Fellows

Former Senior Researchers

  • Bharath Ananthasubramaniam

Former Undergraduate Researchers

  • Shikha Sharma
  • Dustin Oakes (UCSB HSAP)
  • Dave McBride
  • Amanda Luan
  • Brian Eng
  • Thomas Glaser
  • Micah Hall
  • Nuria Montpart-Planell
  • Dave Morin
  • Esther Raymond
  • Claudia Saccoman
  • Geralyn Sieracki
  • Andy Stamps
  • Adam Swanson
  • Katie Whitehead