Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

McAvoy elected Fellow of IFAC


Professor Emeritus Thomas McAvoy (Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering) has been elected a Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC). The citation reads, "For contributions to process control, particularly pioneering work on neural network applications, and for service as Editor in Chief of the Journal of Process Control." Dr. McAvoy will receive this honor at the IFAC Council and Related Meetings in Heidelberg, Germany this fall. Before his retirement, Dr. McAvoy held a joint appointment in the (then) Chemical Engineering Department and ISR.

June 7, 2006


Prev   Next

 

 

Current Headlines

Can Cascading Pools Help Restore the Chesapeake Bay?

Maryland students place third in autonomous drone race

Bhattacharyya awarded NIH Grant to Explore Real-time Neural Decoding for Calcium Imaging

UMD Transportation Experts Awarded $1 Million DOE Grant to Reduce Transportation Energy Use and Emissions

With Engineering Projects, UMD Students Seek to Boost Education Access, Public Health, and Sustainability

Maryland Robotics Center students participate in FAA STEM outreach event

Shoukry, Krishnaprasad receive NSF grant for resilient-by-cognition cyber-physical systems

Maryland Robotics Center sponsors grad student project on robotics in farming

UMD researchers awarded $1M NSF grant to develop new methods to generate single photons for quantum research

NSF funds Shamma, Espy-Wilson for neuromorphic and data-driven speech segregation research

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar