Reza Langari



Office: MEOB 417
Phone: 979.845.6918

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Research Interests

Computational Intelligence, Mechatronics, Dynamic Systems and Control, Robotics and Automation, Autonomous Vehicles, Fault Diagnosis and Identification (FDI), Rehabilitation Robotics

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), March 2009
  • IEEE Best Paper Award, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, December 2001.
  • B.P. Amoco Award for Teaching Excellence, October 2001.
  • Bechtel Faculty Fellow in Mechanical Engineering, 2000-2001.
  • NASA Faculty Fellow, Ames Research Center, Summer 2000.
  • Boeing A.D. Welliver Fellow, Summer 1999.


  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1991
  • M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1983
  • B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 1981

Selected Publications

F.-Q. Zhang, J.-Q. Xi ad R.Langari,“Real-time Energy Management Strategy Based on Velocity Forecast Using V2V and V2I Communications”, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Vol. 18, No. 2, February 2017, pp. 416-429.

R. Sharifi and R.Langari, “Nonlinear Sensor Fault Diagnosis using Mixture of Probabilistic PCA models”, Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing, Volume 85, 2017, pp. 638-650.

S. Shin, R. Tafreshi and R.Langari, “Robustness of Using Dynamic Motions and Template Matching to the Limb Position Effect in Myoelectric Classification”, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Vol. 138, 2016.

C. Kim and R. Langari, “Game Theory Based Autonomous Vehicles Operation”, International Journal of Vehicle Design, Vol. 65, No. 4, June 2014.

Y. Kim, R. Langari, and S. Hurlebaus, “Seismically Excited Response Control of a Benchmark Building Using Linear Matrix Inequality-based Semiactive Nonlinear Fuzzy Control”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 136, No. 8, August 2010, pp. 1023-1026.