Professor of electrical engineering and computer science
areas of expertise: mathematical optimization, systems and control theory, dynamical systems, operations research, computational methods, with emphasis on engineering applications, electrical engineering
Pablo Parrilo received an electronics engineering degree from the University of Buenos Aires (1995), and a PhD in control and dynamical systems from the California Institute of Technology (2000). He has held visiting appointments at the University of California at Santa Barbara (Physics), the Lund Institute of Technology (Automatic control), and UC Berkeley (Mathematics). Before joining MIT EECS in 2004, he was an assistant professor at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich).
Parrilo is the recipient of the Donald P. Eckman Award of the American Automatic Control Council (2005), as well as the SIAM Activity Group on Control and Systems Theory (SIAG/CST) Prize (2005). He is currently on the Board of Directors of the Foundations of Computational Mathematics (FoCM) society, and a member of the Editorial Board of the MOS/SIAM Book Series on Optimization. At MIT, he is affiliated with the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) and the Operations Research Center (ORC).
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