• Professor
Reza Langari

Educational Background

  • 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

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.

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.