Joseph Scott

Joseph Scott

Associate Professor and Dorothy and Lee Tanner Faculty Fellow
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Research Interests:

Optimization theory and algorithms (global, dynamic, stochastic, etc.), control theory and algorithms (MPC, set-based estimation, reachability analysis, fault detection), and process modeling and simulation. Current applications include pressure swing adsorption, membrane reactors, renewable energy systems, AC power flow, aircraft flight dynamics, and robot motion planning.

Scott Research Group: 



Postdoc, MIT, 2013
PhD, MIT, 2012
MS, MIT, 2008
BS, Wayne State University, 2006

Distinctions & Awards

Honors and Awards:

2014-15 Automatica Paper Prize, IFAC
2016 W. David Smith, Jr. Award, AIChE, CAST Division
2016 Air Force Young Investigator Award, AFOSR
2012 Best Paper Award, Journal of Global Optimization