News

8/21/2018
​Mohammed Alrashed to present paper at the 9th International Conference on Pedestrian and Evacuation Dynamics.
8/21/2018
Samet Guler and Hassan Jaleel to present papers at the 2nd IEEE Conference on Control Technology and Applications
6/4/2018
RISC will host Dr. Claudio Paliotta, who will give a seminar entitled “Guidance and control of marine vehicles: An overview”
6/1/2018
RISC is hosting three undergraduate summer interns from Imperial College, MIT, and King Abdulaziz University.
5/21/2018
Mohamed Abdelkader to present a paper at the 2018 International Conference on Robotics and Automation.​
5/13/2018
Alfiya Kulmukhanova successfully defends MS thesis: Mechanism Design for Virtual Power Plant with Independent Distributed Generators
4/19/2018
Mohamed Abdelkader successfully defends PhD dissertation: Towards Real-Time Distributed Planning in Multi-Robot Systems
4/18/2018
Yimeng Lu successfully defends MS thesis: A Game-theoretical Approach for Distributed Cooperative
Control of Autonomous Underwater Vehicles
3/6/2018
​Jeff Shamma to deliver keynote lecture at International Symposium on Mechatronics and Its Applications (ISMA18), Sharjah, United Arab Emirates.​​​​
2/26/2018
​Jeff Shamma and Jason Marden to give five day short course on "Game Theory and Distributed Control" for the EECI/IFAC International Graduate School on Control.
2/21/2018
RISC will host Prof. Dario Bauso, who will give a seminar entitled “Modeling physical and socio-economic components in energy systems via evolutionary game dynamics and bio-inspired collective decision making in structured and unstructured environments”
1/15/2018
​RISC lab visited by KAUST Winter Enrichment Program speakers: Ionuț Budișteanu (VisionBot), Elizabeth Churchill (Google), Munther Dahleh (MIT), & Andrew Vardy (Memorial University).​
12/15/2017
​Jeff Shamma to present paper coauthored with Doha Hamza ​at the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Melbourne, Australia.​
11/12/2017
Dr. Ahmed Chemori of Montpellier Laboratory of Computer Science, Robotics and Microelectronics (LIRMM) to give three lecture short course on control of marine vehicles (hosted by KAUST Prof. Meriem Laleg).​
11/6/2017
​Profs. Alouini, Al-Naffouri, and Shamma co-organize the KAUST-NSF Conference on Environmental Monitoring
10/16/2017
​Jeff Shamma is a co-organizer for the 2nd Symposium on the COntrol of NEtwork Systems (SCONES)​, Boston University.
9/20/2017
​Mohammad Shaqura was selected a finalist for the Best Student Paper Award at the IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation (ICMA 2017).​​
9/1/2017
​Hassan Jaleel to spend September 2017 as a visiting scientist at the MIT Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS).​
9/1/2017
​RISC is hosting a team of four King Abdulaziz University students for their senior design project.​​​​
7/17/2017
Jeff Shamma to deliver three lectures on "Game Theory for Cyber-Physical Systems" at the Summer School on Cyber-Physical Systems, CPS 2017, Halmstad University, Sweden​.​
7/9/2017
​Hassan Jaleel, Mohamed Abdelkader, and Usman Fiaz to present papers at the 20th World Congress of the International Federation of Automatic Control, Toulouse, France (9-14 July 2017).​​​​​​​
7/1/2017
​Jeff Shamma was elected a Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control "for contributions to linear parameter varying systems, multiagent systems, game theory, and robust control".
6/1/2017
​RISC is hosting three undergraduate summer interns from Boston University, King Abdulaziz University, and Pennsylvania State University.​​​
4/12/2017
Noureddine Toumi successfully defends MS thesis on Decentralized Control of Multi-agent Aerial Transportation System​.​​
4/11/2017
​Usman Amin Fiaz successfully defends MS thesis on Passive Magnetic Latching Mechanisms for Robotic Applications.​​
3/17/2017
​Team KAUST places 3rd at the Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) in the ground robotics challenge.
2/25/2017
​Doha​ Hamza & Jeff Shamma were featured in KAUST Discovery for their work on distributed matching for cognitive radio.​​
1/1/2017
​​Jeff Shamma selected to be an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer for the Control Systems Society.​
12/12/2016
​​Hassan Jaleel and Mohamed Mabrok ​to present papers at the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Las Vegas, USA.​​​
7/24/2016
​Jeff Shamma to deliver semi-plenary lecture at the 5th World Congress of the Game Theory Society, Maastricht, The Netherlands.​
7/15/2016
​Doha Hamza​ to present a paper at 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory, Barcelona, Spain.​​
7/12/2016
​​Gilberto Mendoza-Chavez successfully defends MS thesis on Autonomous Landing on Moving Platforms.
4/28/2016
Jeff Shamma to speak at King Abdulaziz University, Center of Excellence in Intelligent Engineering Systems, Jeddah, KSA.
4/24/2016
​Jeff S​hamma to speak at Texas A&M Qatar, Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Workshop, Doha, Qatar.​
3/16/2016
Jeff Shamma to speak at ETH Zurich, Automatic Control Laboratory, Zurich, Switzerland.

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12/14/2015
​Jeff Shamma co-organizer for workshop on 'Human-Machine Networks and Distributed Autonomy' at 54th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC2015), Osaka, Japan.​
11/18/2015
​Jeff Shamma to speak at Decision Support for Traffic, Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), University of California, Los Angeles, USA.
10/29/2015
​Jeff Shamma to participate in the External Advisory Board meeting of the Electrical Engineering Department at Umm Al-Qura University, Mecca, KSA.
10/21/2015
​Jeff Shamma to speak at 'Analysis and Control of Network Dynamics', Institute for Mathematics and its Applications (IMA), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN​​
10/5/2015
​Profs. Laleg & Shamma co-organize KAUST Conference on Human-Machine Networks and Intelligent Infrastructure.
9/2/2015
​Jeff Shamma to speak at Harvard University, Electrical Engineering Seminar Series, Cambridge, USA.

7/23/2015
​Jeff Shamma to speak at 'Games and Contracts for Cyber-Physical Security', Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), University of California Los Angeles, USA.
6/27/2015
​Jeff Shamma to speak at 'Advances in the Social Sciences: A Conference in Honor of Peyton Young', University of Oxford, UK​​.
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6/15/2015
Jeff Shamma to deliver short course on 'Game theory and multi-agent systems' at the 1st Artificial Intelligence Summer School, American University of Beirut, Lebanon.
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6/1/2015
​Jeff Shamma to speak at the 'Workshop on Paradigms for Control in Social Systems'​, ICCS 2015, Reykjavik, Iceland.​​​