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MACS lab members had a terrific Thanksgiving gathering last Saturday in Prof. Chen’s house.

Professor Chen chaired one conference session at ISFA 2016, named  Sensing and Information Extraction I, and two sessions at ACC 2016, named Control of Manufacturing Systems and Control Applications I.

MACS lab members Tianyu Jiang and Hui Xiao presented two papers at ACC 2016. Lab member Dan Wang presented one paper at ISFA 2016. Way to go!

On July 18 2016, the MACS lab hosted a half-day workshop to 12 Joule Fellows from 11 Connecticut high schools. Within a record time of three hours, twelve Fellows built five full- scale Cartesian 3D printing kits, without any prior experience!

Prof. Chen was recently awarded an Integrated e-Learning Modules Mini Grant from Kern Entrepreneurial Engineering Network (KEEN). On Jun 25 2016 Prof. Chen attended the KEEN Integrated e-Learning Modules: Workshop for Deployment at New Orleans, LA. He will use the award to integrate e-learning module on creative thinking in undergraduate…

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Good news that we have a journal paper that has been accepted for publication at this summer 2016! Xu Chen and Hui Xiao, Multirate Forward-model Disturbance Observer for Feedback Regulation beyond Nyquist Frequency, Systems & Control Letters.

We are pleased to announce that we have four new conference papers to appear in 2016! It’s a good start, way to go 2016! Xu Chen and Hui Xiao. Multirate Forward-model Disturbance Observer for Feedback Regulation beyond Nyquist Frequency. American Control Conference, July 2016. Accepted [ bib ] Tianyu Jiang and Xu…

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We are pleased to announce that Prof. Chen received a Provost’s Teaching Innovation Mini Grant for advancing excellence and innovation in teaching and learning.

We are pleased to announce that we have one new journal paper to appear in Automatica! Xu Chen, Tianyu Jiang, and Masayoshi Tomizuka. Pseudo Youla-Kucera parameterization with control of the waterbed effect for local loop shaping. Automatica, 2015. In press. [ DOI | .pdf ]