Professor Ragu Balakrishnan elevated to IEEE Fellow

Professor and ECE Head Ragu Balakrishnan
ECE Head and Professor Ragu Balakrishnan
The IEEE Grade of Fellow is conferred by the Board of Directors upon a person with an extraordinary record of accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest. Professor Balakrishnan was cited for his contributions to convex optimization in control systems

Professor Ragu Balakrishnan has been elevated to IEEE Fellow and is part of the 2012 class of IEEE Fellows. The IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation. Professor Balakrishnan was cited for his contributions to convex optimization in control systems. The total number of IEEE fellows selected in any one year does not exceed one-tenth of one percent of the total voting Institute membership.