Dan Simon received his B.S. degree from Arizona State University, Phoenix, Ariz, USA, his M.S. degree from the University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA, and his Ph.D. degree from Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY. USA, all are in electrical engineering. He has 14 years of industrial experience in the aerospace, automotive, biomedical, process control, and software engineering fields. He joined Cleveland State University (CSU), USA, in 1999, where he is a Professor at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. His teaching and research interests include evolutionary algorithms, computer intelligence, control theory, optimal filtering, and embedded systems. He is the Director of the Embedded Control Systems Research Lab at CSU, USA, which has received funding from the NASA Glenn Research Center, the National Science Foundation, the Cleveland Clinic, and several industrial organizations. He has over 90 peer-reviewed publications, and he is the author of the textbook Optimal State Estimation (John Wiley & Sons, 2006), and the upcoming textbook Evolutionary Optimization Algorithms (John Wiley & Sons, 2013).
Biography Updated on 30 July 2012