Michael Athans

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Michael Athans
Born (1937-05-03) May 3, 1937 (age 77)
Drama, Greece
Residence United States
Citizenship American
Fields Control theory
Institutions Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Alma mater University of California, Berkeley
Notable awards Richard E. Bellman Control Heritage Award
Donald P. Eckman Award

Michael Athans (born Michael Athanassiades , May 3, 1937) is a Greek-American control theorist and a Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a Fellow of the IEEE (1973) and a Fellow of the AAAS (1977). He is the recipient of numerous awards for his contributions in the field of control theory.

Athans received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley in 1958, 1959, and 1961, respectively.

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  1. ^ "Richard E. Bellman Control Heritage Award". American Automatic Control Council. Retrieved 2013-02-10. 
  2. ^ "Cerimónia de Atribuição do Grau de Doutor Honoris Causa". IST. 2011-05-27. Retrieved 2011-05-30. 

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