Prof. John Lygeros: Coordination and control in next generation energy systems

The KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence of the University of Cyprus is pleased to announce the lecture of the internationally recognized Professor John Lygeros from ETH, Zurich.

During the period 1996 -2000 Professor Lygeros held a series of research appointments at the National Automated Highway Systems Consortium, Berkeley, the Laboratory for Computer Science, M.I.T., and the Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences Department at U.C. Berkeley. Between 2000 and 2003 he was a University Lecturer at the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, U.K., and a Fellow of Churchill College. Between 2003 and 2006 he was an Assistant Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece. In July 2006 he joined the Automatic Control Laboratory at ETH Zurich, first as an Associate Professor, and since January 2010 as a Full Professor; he is currently serving as the Head of the laboratory.

John Lygeros is a Fellow of the IEEE, and a member of the IET and the Technical Chamber of Greece; since 2013 he is serving as the Treasurer of the International Federation of Automatic Control.

The “Coordination and control in next generation energy systems” is the sixth lecture of the KIOS Distinguished Lecture Series, a series of lectures that hosts world-class researchers who are specialized in technology and innovation fields.

The lecture will take place on Thursday, October 11th 2018 (15:00 – 16:00) in Room B108 of A. Leventis Building at the University of Cyprus.

The lecture is open to the public. More information and details about the lecture can be found here.

The video of the lecture can be found here