Clark School Home UMD
ECE

ECE News Story

ECE Faculty Speak at Workshop on Swarming Behavior

ECE Faculty Speak at Workshop on Swarming Behavior

Professor Eyad Abed (ECE/ISR), Professor John S. Baras (ECE/ISR), Professor P.S. Krishnaprasad (ECE/ISR), and Assistant Research Scientist Eric Justh (ISR) were featured speakers at the Workshop on Swarming in Natural and Engineered Systems this month.

The workshop brought together experts in artificial intelligence, control theory, robotics, systems engineering and biology to better understand swarming behaviors in nature and applications of biologically-inspired models of swarm behaviors to large networked groups of autonomous vehicles.

Dr. Abed spoke on Formation Control with Virtual Leaders and Reduced Communications, while Dr. Baras spoke on Swarm Collaborative Intelligence: From Networked Control to Trust in MANET. Dr. Justh and Dr. Krishnaprasad's topic was Spatial Patterns in Cooperation and Conflict.

More information can be found on the workshop web site: http://www.grasp.upenn.edu/swarms/workshop/.

August 23, 2005


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

QUEST Students Tackle Brisbane Ferry Challenge

Team of Researchers from UMD, Duke, and Stanford Awarded $2 Million Dollar EFRI Grant to Study Quantum Communication Networks

Ramirez Recognized as Provost’s Professional Academic Advisor of the Year

Researchers part of two NSF Neural & Cognitive Systems grants worth more than $1.2 million

FPE Professor Peter Sunderland Designated PI on Upcoming NIST and NSF Projects

Intern Spotlight: Vishnu Chandrasenan

Khaligh-led student team wins award at IEEE IFEC competition

TEDCO Invests $1M into Innovative Companies Including Rajeev Barua’s Startup SecondWrite LLC

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk

Faculty Experts