Lennart Ljung receives IEEE Technology Award
Professor Lennart Ljung, Linköping University, has been named the recipient of the IEEE’s 2007 Control Systems Award, recognizing his seminal contributions to system identification and its impact on industrial practice.
The award will be presented to Ljung at the 2007 Conference on Decision and Control in New Orleans, U.S., on 12 December.
Among other things, the organization points out that Ljung’s system identification toolbox - a set of high-tech mathematical tools - are used world-wide in industrial applications, such as automobiles, airplanes and medical systems.
Lennart Ljung is a professor at the Department of Electric Engineering, head of the Division of Automatic Control.
The IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) is the world’s largest technical professional society with more than 370,000 members in 160 countries.
Last updated: 2009-06-03