Cyber-physical Systems

Cyber-physical system technology seeks to develop processes, protocols, networking and technology needed for the seamless integration of cyber (software) and physics (hardware, networks and users) systems. It impacts almost every facet of modern life.

Faculty involved in CPS research:


Douglas Adams

Research Focus: Nonlinear structural dynamics and vibrations, structural health monitoring/diagnostics and damage prognosis, noise and vibration control, aerospace and automotive systems, energy systems, defense and security platforms
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Julie A. Adams

Research Focus: Human-System Interaction, Human-Robot Interaction, Artificial IntelligenceRobotics
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Daniel Balasubramanian

Research Focus: Symbolic execution, code analysis
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Theodore Bapty

Research Focus: model integrated computing, software integrated systems 
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Eric Barth

Research Focus: Dynamic systems and control. Design, modeling and control of mechatronic and fluid power systems, free-piston internal combustion and free-piston Stirling engines, power supply and actuation for autonomous robots, and applied non-linear control.
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Franz Baudenbacher

Research Focus: Bioinstrumentation, bio-micro-electro-mechanical systems (BioMEMS), biophysical description of cellular cardiac function
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Bharat Bhuva

Research Focus: Computer aided design tools, radiation effects on integrated circuits, modeling of semiconductor devices and fabrication processes, and VLSI design
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Gautam Biswas

Research Focus: Modeling and analysis of Cyber Physical Systems, Model-based Diagnosis, Data Mining for Diagnosis, Intelligent Learning Environments, Educational Data Mining, Integrated Planning, Scheduling, Control, and Resource Allocation for Complex systems
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Abhishek Dubey

Research Focus: Dynamic and resilient cyber-physical platforms
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William Emfinger

Research Focus: Cyber-Physical Systems, Control Systems, Model-Integrated Computing, Model-Based Engineering / Model-Driven Development
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Kevin Galloway

Research Focus: Design of robotic systems from the micro- to the macro-scale, soft robotics, rapid prototyping materials and methods, human-centered design, mechanical design, medical device design, assistive technology.
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Aniruddha Gokhale

Research Focus: Fault tolerant and real-time middleware; cyber physical systems; model driven engineering
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Graham Hemingway

Research Focus: model integrated computing, software integrated systems
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Taylor Johnson

Research Focus: Cyber-physical systems, IoT, formal methods, software engineering, software safety, verification and validation, formal verification, hybrid systems, switched systems, control theory, programming languages, distributed systems, cyber-security, control theory, reliability, automotive systems, aerospace systems, transportation systems, robotics, power electronics, power systems, medical devices
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Gabor Karsai

Research Focus: Model-based visual programming environments, Model transformations and system synthesis, Integrated software and systems engineering, Complex systems and their formal models
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Jeffrey Kauppila

Research Focus: Radiation-Hardened Circuit Design, Radiation-Enabled Compact Modeling, Simulation of Radiation Effects on Circuits and Systems, Layout-Aware Modeling, Near-Threshold Computing, Digital Circuit Design, Analog Circuit Design, Mixed-Signal Circuit Design
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Xenofon Koutsoukos

Research Focus: Hybrid and embedded systems, cyber-physical systems, sensor networks
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Robert Laddaga

Research Focus: model integrated computing, software integrated systems 
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Akos Ledeczi

Research Focus: Wireless sensor networks, model integrated computing, embedded systems, computer science education
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Sankaran Mahadevan

Research Focus: Structural mechanics, materials durability, reliability and risk engineering, structural health diagnosis and prognosis, computational model uncertainty, optimization under uncertainty.
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Sandeep Neema

Research Focus: Embedded systems, design-space exploration, model integrated computing
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Caglar Oskay

Research Focus: Multiscale computational failure modeling of solids and structures, life prediction and performance assessment of structures, computational modeling of composites and other heterogeneous materials, modeling of multiphysics systems
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Craig Philip

Research Focus: Management and sustainability of freight transportation networks and operations, infrastructure resilience and application of risk management tools to public policy making, carrier safety management and regulation of 24/7/365 operations, water resource management and balancing multistakeholder interests
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William H. Robinson

Research Focus: Computer Architecture, VLSI Design, Field-Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), Reliable and Secure Hardware Design
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Nilanjan Sarkar

Research Focus: Intelligent and autonomous systems, robot-assisted rehabilitation, computer-based intelligent systems, human-robot and human-computer interaction, kinematics, dynamics and control theory
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Douglas Schmidt

Research Focus: Mobile cloud computing, distributed real-time and embedded middleware, cyber-physical systems, software patterns and frameworks, and digital learning
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Hongyang Sun

Research Focus: Green computing, thermal-aware computing, resilience, fault tolerance, cloud computing, distributed computing systems and applications, memory-bound or I/O-bound computations, cache efficiency
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Janos Sztipanovits

Research Focus: Embedded software, Structurally adaptive systems, Model-integrated computing
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Eugene Vorobeychik

Research Focus: Adversarial machine learning and data mining, data-driven agent-based modeling, economics of data sharing, game theoretic modeling of security and privacy, cyber-physical system security.
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Robert Webster

Research Focus: Image guidance, robotic surgery, screw theory, mechanics-based modeling, and optimal mechanism design
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Matt Weinger

Research Focus: Human factors, industrial and systems engineering; user-centered design, expert decision making, decision support systems, system safety & reliability
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Jules White


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Karl Zelik

Research Focus: Biomechanics of legged locomotion, lower-limb prosthetics, assistive technology, dynamic walking principles, neural control, human-device interfaces, mobility, rehabilitation engineering
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