Position: 
Professor
Address: 
Packard Lab 552
19 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Phone Number: 
(610) 758-4547
Nader Motee

Areas of Research

Networked Control Systems
Robots Real-Time Perception
Robotic Networks
Learning in Control and Dynamical Systems

Profile

Professional Experience:

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA, 2008 - 2011
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA, 2009 - 2011
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2008

Research Interests:

Design, control, and optimization of spatially distributed systems with applications to robotics and social networks

Scientific and Professional Societies Membership:

  • Senior Member of IEEE

Honors and Awards:

  • The 2019 Best SIAM Journal of Control and Optimization (SICON) Paper Prize
  • The Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award (ONR YIP), 2016
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development (NSF CAREER) Award, 2015
  • The Air Force Office of Scientific Research Young Investigator Award (AFOSR YIP), 2013
  • The P.C. Rossin Assistant Professorship, Lehigh University Endowed Chair, 2013-2015
  • Hugo Schuck Award for Best Paper in Theory, American Automatic Control Council, 2008
  • The Joseph and Rosaline Wolf Award, Best Thesis Award, Penn Engineering, 2008

Education

Ph.D., Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2007
M.Sc. Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 2006