Nikolaos Kazantzis is currently a Professor of chemical engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI), Worcester, Mass, USA. He was educated at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, Cambridge University, UK, and the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA where he obtained a Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering (1997). Professor Kazantzis also serves as an Associate Researcher, Electricity Policy Research Group, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK, and as a Member of the Technical Advisory Committee, MKOC Process Safety Center, College Station, Texas A&M University, Tex, USA. His research interests lie in the areas of process system dynamic analysis, risk characterization, and technoeconomic performance assessment in the presence of complexity and uncertainty with emphasis placed on the broader energy sector. Professor Kazantzis is the recipient of a CAREER Award by the National Science Foundation, USA and currently serves as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Associate Editor of Systems and Control Letters, Associate Editor of European Journal of Control, Associate Editor of Mathematical Problems in Engineering, a Member on the IEEE Control Systems Society Conference Editorial Board, and as a Member of the Technical Committee: Nonlinear Control Systems, International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC).
Biography Updated on 25 August 2011