Clark School Home UMD
ECE

News Story

Krishnaprasad Delivers Munich Mathematical Colloquium Lecture

Krishnaprasad Delivers Munich Mathematical Colloquium Lecture

P.S. Krishnaprasad
P.S. Krishnaprasad

Professor P.S. Krishnaprasad (ECE/ISR) delivered the Fall 2006 Munich Mathematical Colloquium on October 24 at the Technical University of Munich, Germany. His subject was "Geometric Control, Cohesion and Pursuit."

This lecture included joint theoretical work on swarming and pursuit with alumni Dr. Eric Justh, who currently works with the Naval Research Laboratory, and Dr. Fumin Zhang, a research associate at Princeton University. It also incorporated work with Associate Professor Timothy Horiuchi (ECE/ISR), Professor Cynthia Moss (PSY/ISR) and her former Ph.D. student, alumnus and current postdoctoral researcher Dr. Kaushik Ghose, on pursuit of insect prey by the echolocating bat Eptesicus Fuscus. Earlier in the year, Krishnaprasad had lectured on closely related themes at Caltech, UCLA, Harvard, and North Carolina State University.

November 7, 2006


Prev   Next

Current Headlines

Clark School & Computer Science Alumnus Makes Largest Gift in UMD History

UMD Clark School to Host Mpact Week: Disaster Resilience

Piya Pal Receives Wilts Prize from Caltech

Waks, Shapiro receive NSF EAGER grant to test spintronic devices

Ulukus is PI for NSF grant on energy harvesting wireless communication devices

Cleaveland, Marcus win NSF grant to develop models for cyber-physical systems

New NSF grant funds research to build network of tiny robots for bridge inspection

Alumnus Tapped to Direct Main Funding Body for Scientific Research in Egypt

News Resources

Return to Newsroom
Search News
Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar

Additional Resources

UM Newsdesk
Faculty Experts