• Associate Professor, Engineering Technology & Industrial Distribution,
  • Multidisciplinary Engineering Technology,
  • Affiliated Faculty, Electrical & Computer Engineering
Xingyong Song

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Minnesota – 2011
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
  • B.S., Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology

Research Interests

    • Automation and Control
    • Machine Intelligence and Machine Learning
    • Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
    • Drilling Automation and Automation for Oil and Gas Applications
    • Clean Automotive Powertrain
    • Mechatronics and Robotics

Awards & Honors

  • National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award, 2021
  • National Academy of Science (NAS) GRP Early Career Research Fellow Award, 2018
  • American Chemical Society (ACS) Doctoral Young Investigator Award, 2018
  • Halliburton Innovation Award of the Year Award, 2014

Selected Publications

  • Sardarmehni, T.*, Xingyong Song*c, “Optimal Tracking in Switched Systems with Free Final Time and Fixed Mode Sequence using Approximate Dynamic Programming”, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, DOI: 10.1109/TNNLS.2021.3113801, Sep, 2021.
  • C. Ke*, Xingyong Song*c, “Control Design for Directional Down-Hole Drilling Using a High-Order Dynamics Model”, IEEE Transactions on Control System Technology, Vol 30, Issue 3, May, 2021.
  • M. Ghasemi*, Xingyong Song*c, “Powertrain Energy Management for Autonomous Hybrid Electric Vehicles with Flexible Driveline Power Demand”, IEEE Transactions on Control System Technology, Vol. 27, Issue 5, Sep, 2019.
  • Xingyong Song*c, Y. Zhao, and J. Dykstra, “Active Damping of Acoustic Ringing Effect for Oil Well Sonic Logging System”. IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, Vol 64, Issue 4, PP 3423-3432, April, 2017.
  • Xingyong Song, Y. Wang, and Z. Sun, “Robust Stabilizer Design for Linear Time Varying Internal Model Based Output Regulation and Its Application to an Electrohydraulic System”, Automatica (A Journal of IFAC), Volume 50, Issue 4, Pages 1128–1134, April, 2014.