Drew Steeves

Ph.D. Student in Dynamic Systems and Control
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of California, San Diego
Advisor: Miroslav Krstic

Research

I am working on control and estimation of dynamical systems described by partial differential equations. My interests specialize to control and stabilization problems by means of boundary actuations.

Education

2017 | M.A.Sc. in Applied Mathematics and Engineering
Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada

2015 | B.A.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering
Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada

Experience

2014-17 | Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Queen's University (Undergraduate RA & TA)

Awards

2016 | Queen Elizabeth II Scholarship in Science and Technology, Queen’s University

2015 | Frank Carrel Graduate Fellowship, Queen's University

Publications

Journal

1. Drew Steeves , Bahman Gharesifard, and Abdol-Reza Mansouri, “Controllability of coupled parabolic systems with multiple underactuations, part 1: algebraic solvability”, under review, 2017

2. Drew Steeves , Bahman Gharesifard, and Abdol-Reza Mansouri, “Controllability of coupled parabolic systems with multiple underactuations, part 2: null controllability”, under review, 2017

Conferences

1. Jeremy Coulson, Drew Steeves , Bahman Gharesifard, and Behrouz Touri, "On the termination time of the one-sided asymmetric Hegselmann-Krause dynamics", Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 4054-4059, Chicago, 2015

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