Multi-agent Networks Laboratory

Faculty

Biography: Minghui Zhu is an Associate Professor in the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Pennsylvania State University. Prior to joining Penn State in 2013, he was a postdoctoral associate in the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He received Ph.D. in Engineering Science (Mechanical Engineering) from the University of California, San Diego in 2011. His research interests lie in distributed control and decision-making of multi-agent networks with applications in robotic networks, security and the smart grid. He is the co-author of the book "Distributed optimization-based control of multi-agent networks in complex environments" (Springer, 2015). He is a recipient of the Dorothy Quiggle Career Development Professorship in Engineering at Penn State in 2013, the award of Outstanding Reviewer of Automatica in 2013 and 2014, and the National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2019. He is an associate editor of the Conference Editorial Board of the IEEE Control Systems Society.

Graduate students

Yang Lu

Yang Lu

Ph.D. candidate, EE, Fall 2014 -

Guoxiang Zhao

Guoxiang Zhao

Ph.D. candidate, EE, Fall 2015 -

Samer Saab

Samer Saab

Ph.D. candidate, EE, Fall 2016 -

Zhenyuan Yuan

Zhenyuan Yuan

Ph.D. student, EE, Fall 2018 -

Xu Zhang

Xu Zhang

Ph.D. student, EE, Fall 2018 -

VenKatakrishnan Iyer

Venkatakrishnan Iyer

M.S., EE, Fall 2017 -

Cody Dillinger

Cody Dillinger

M.S., EE, Fall 2019 -

Visiting Scholar

  • Younghwa Jung (Visiting Ph.D. student, Seoul National University, Korea)

Contact

229 Electrical Engineering West
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Pennsylvania State University
University Park, PA 16802
Email: muz16 at psu.edu, mhzhu at engr.psu.edu
Office phone: 814-865-5315
Fax: 814-863-5341
Administrative support: Mrs. Myranda Viehdorfer, 814-865-3912