Mihailo R. Jovanovic


Associate Professor
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Control Science and Dynamical Systems (CSDy) Center
Digital Technology Center

Transdisciplinary Faculty Fellow
U of M Informatics Institute (UMII)

Resident Fellow
Institute on the Environment

Director of Graduate Studies
PhD Program in Control Science and Dynamical Systems


Mail: ECE Department Office: Keller Hall, Room 5-157
University of Minnesota Phone: +1-612-625-7870
200 Union Street SE E-mail: mihailo@umn.edu
Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA URL: www.umn.edu/~mihailo


Oct 2014 Workshop on Optimal Cooperation, Communication, and Learning in Decentralized Systems, Banff, Canada
Aug 2014 Binh Lieu completes his PhD; joins Seagate Technology
Jul 2014 U of M Informatics Institute Transdisciplinary Faculty Fellowship
Jul 2014 MJ and Armin Zare attend the 2014 Center for Turbulence Research Summer Program
Jun 2014 Armin Zare is a Finalist for the Best Student Paper Award at the 2014 American Control Conference
Jan 2014 Neil Dhingra receives MnDRIVE Outreach Fellowship
Jan 2014 Joining editorial board of SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization (SICON)
Dec 2013 George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award
Sept 2013 IEEE Senior Member
Sept 2013 Fu Lin joins Mathematics and Computer Science Division at Argonne National Laboratory
Jul 2013 Invited Presentation, Tutorial Session on ‘‘Sparse and Low-Rank Representation Methods in Control, Estimation and System Identification’’, 2013 European Control Conference
Jun 2013 Invited Presentation, Special Session on ‘‘Future of Fluids – Celebrating 60 Years of AFOSR’’, 43rd AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit
Jan 2013 Instructor, Specialist’s Course on Flow Control, 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting
Dec 2012 Fu Lin completes his PhD; starts his postdoc at the U of M
Aug 2012 Resident Fellowship, Institute on the Environment
Jul 2012 MJ and Binh Lieu attend the 2012 Center for Turbulence Research Summer Program
Jul 2012 Flow Control Tutorial, the 2012 Center for Turbulence Research Summer Program
Summer 2012 Neil Dhingra spends 10 weeks at NASA Dryden Flight Research Center
Mar 2012 Binh Lieu receives E-CAero fellowship to attend the Spring School on Fast Methods in Scientific Computing in Montestigliano, Italy
Dec 2011 Rashad Moarref completes his PhD; starts his postdoc at Caltech (with B. McKeon and J. Tropp)
Jun 2011 Binh Lieu receives Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship from the U of M Graduate School
Jun 2011 Neil Dhingra receives Harriett G. Jenkins Pre-Doctoral Fellowship from NASA
May 2011 Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Research Spotlight
May 2011 Promotion to Associate Professor (with tenure)

Current Research Interests

Modeling, Dynamics, and Control of Distributed Systems

Renewable Energy Sources

  • Improving Efficiency of Wind Turbines and Wind Farms