Vadim Azhmyakov has received in 1989 his M.S. degree in control engineering from Faculty for Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, the Moscow Technical University. Additionally, he obtained in 1994 a Ph.D. degree in engineering mathematics from Institute of Control Sciences, the Russian Academy of Science in Moscow. After many years of professional experience in Germany, Dr. Azhmyakov has completed in 2006 his Habilitation in applied mathematics at the University of Greifswald (Germany). From 1991 until 1994, he has occupied a position as a Scientific Assistant at the Institute of Control Sciences, the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow. From 1996 until 1999, Dr. Azhmyakov was an Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Mathematical Statistics, University of Bayreuth (Germany). Afterwards, from 1999 to 2005, he had an Assistant Professor position at the Faculty of Numerical Analysis, the University of Greifswald in Germany. From 2005 until 2006, he has worked as a Researcher at the Department of Electrical Engineering the University of Magdeburg (Germany) and since 2006 until 2007 he has followed as an Associated Professor of the Department of Electrical Engineering the Technical University of Berlin. From 2007 until 2013, Dr. Azhmyakov was a Full Professor at CINVESTAV-IPN in Mexico City and from 2013 until 2014 he was a Senior Expert in optimization at the Younicos AG (Berlin, Germany). Since March 2014, Dr. Azhmyakov is a Full Professor of the University of Antonio Nariño, Republic of Colombia. His research interests include optimal control, engineering optimization, robust control, and systems stabilization. Dr. Azhmyakov has long-time professional experience in the field of hybrid/switched dynamic systems. He has contributed to analytic mechanics, differential inclusions and nonlinear analysis, and stochastic, networked, and multiagent systems control theory.
Biography Updated on 18 October 2014