Michael Malisoff was born in the City of New York and received his B.S. degree summa cum laude in economics and mathematical sciences from the State University of New York at Binghamton, NY, USA. He received the first place Student Best Paper Award plaque from the 38th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control in 1999. He earned his Ph.D. degree in mathematics from Rutgers University in 2000. Since 2001, he has been employed by the Department of Mathematics at Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, where he is currently a tenured Associate Professor. He received an NSF Mathematical Sciences Priority Area Award, and he is an Associate Editor for the IEEE Control Systems Society Conference Editorial Board. His other associate editor appointments include the journals Automatica and Systems and Control Letters. He has 50 publications on Lyapunov functions, feedback stabilization, Hamilton–Jacobi equations, and optimal control.
Biography Updated on 3 June 2010