Miroslav Krstić
Theory of control engineering systems
Pirot, 1964

Foreign member

Department of Technical Sciences


Membership of SASA
Foreign member since 8 November 2018

Field of study
Control engineering (in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, aerospace engineering, applied physics and applied mathematics)

BSc in electrical engineering (1989), Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of Belgrade; MSc (1992) and PhD (1994) University of California, Santa Barbara

Faculty of Mining and Geology, University of Belgrade, assistant (1989–1991);
Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland , professor (1995–1997);
University of California, San Diego, professor (1997–);
Associate Vice Chancellor for Research, University of California, San Diego (2012–);
Founder and director of the Cymer Center for Control Systems and Dynamics (2006–)

Membership of specialist associations
Foreign member of the Academy of Engineering Sciences of Serbia;
Fellow  of the following associations: Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE), American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), International Federation for Automatic Control (IFAC), Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET, Great Britain), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA, Associate Fellow)

Membership of editorial boards
Systems & Control Letters (editor-in-chief), Automatica (editor), IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (senior editor,), Springer book series Communications and Control Engineering (editor), Springer Brief series Control, Automation and Robotics (editor).

Awards and recognitions
Richard E. Bellman Control Heritage Award;
ASME Oldenburger Medal;
ASME Nyquist Lecture Prize;
ASME Paynter Outstanding Investigator Award;
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Reid Prize;
American Automatic Control Council John R. Ragazzini Education Award;
International Federation for Automatic Control Harold Chestnut Textbook Prize;
International Federation of Automatic Control Nonlinear Control Systems Award;
IEEE Control Systems Society Distinguished Member Award;
Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers;
National Science Foundation Career Award;
Office of Naval Research Young Investigator Award, George Axelby Outstanding Paper Award; O. Hugo Schuck Best Paper Award;
University of California San Diego Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Research

Biography, bibliography