Andrew R. Teel


Andrew R. Teel received the A.B. degree in engineering sciences from Dartmouth College in 1987, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, in 1989 and 1992, respectively. After receiving the Ph.D., he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Ecole des Mines de Paris in Fontainebleau, France. From 1992 to 1997 he was a faculty member in the Electrical Engineering Department at the University of Minnesota. In 1997, he joined the faculty of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he is currently a professor. He has received NSF Research Initiation and CAREER Awards, the 1998 IEEE Leon K. Kirchmayer Prize Paper Award, the 1998 George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award, and the SIAM Control and Systems Theory Prize in 1998. He was the recipient of the 1999 Donald P. Eckman Award and the 2001 O. Hugo Schuck Best Paper Award, both given by the American Automatic Control Council. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and the International Federation of Automatic Control.