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Electronics and Electrical Engineering D-index 94 Citations 69,571 503 World Ranking 118 National Ranking 69

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2023 - Research.com Electronics and Electrical Engineering in United States Leader Award

2023 - IFAC TC Award on Non-Linear Control Systems

2022 - Richard E. Bellman Control Heritage Award

2013 - Fellow of the American Mathematical Society

2011 - IEEE Control Systems Award “For fundamental contributions to nonlinear systems theory and nonlinear feedbackcontrol.”

2011 - Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC)

2009 - SIAM Fellow For contributions to control theory and mathematical biology.

2005 - Teacher/Scholar Award, Rutgers University

2002 - Hendrik W. Bode Lecture Prize, IEEE Control Systems Society

2002 - Board of Trustees Award for Excellence in Research, Rutgers University

2001 - Reid Prize in Mathematics, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)

1993 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to nonlinear system theory and feedback control.


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Control theory
  • Mathematical analysis
  • Quantum mechanics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Control theory, Nonlinear system, Lyapunov function, Stability and Linear system. His research integrates issues of State and Stability in his study of Control theory. His Nonlinear system research incorporates themes from Observer, State, Robustness and Optimal control.

His research in Lyapunov function intersects with topics in Pure mathematics, Robust control and Applied mathematics. His Stability research includes elements of Generalization, Mathematical optimization, Monotone polygon and Topology. His Control system study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Dynamical systems theory and Eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

His most cited work include:

  • Nonlinear Control Systems (5994 citations)
  • Mathematical Control Theory: Deterministic Finite Dimensional Systems (2620 citations)
  • Smooth stabilization implies coprime factorization (2089 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Control theory, Nonlinear system, Applied mathematics, Linear system and Lyapunov function are his primary areas of study. His Control theory study typically links adjacent topics like Stability. As a part of the same scientific family, Eduardo D. Sontag mostly works in the field of Nonlinear system, focusing on State and, on occasion, Property.

Monotonic function, Mathematical optimization and Dynamical systems theory is closely connected to Monotone polygon in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Applied mathematics. Linear system is often connected to Bounded function in his work. The various areas that Eduardo D. Sontag examines in his Lyapunov function study include Lyapunov exponent and Pure mathematics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Control theory (31.35%)
  • Nonlinear system (21.56%)
  • Applied mathematics (12.70%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Nonlinear system (21.56%)
  • Systems biology (7.94%)
  • Control theory (31.35%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Eduardo D. Sontag mainly focuses on Nonlinear system, Systems biology, Control theory, Attractor and Linear system. The study incorporates disciplines such as Pure mathematics, Dynamical systems theory and Applied mathematics in addition to Nonlinear system. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Bounded function and Monotone polygon.

His studies in Systems biology integrate themes in fields like Theoretical computer science, Kinetic proofreading, Chaotic, Signal transduction and Mathematical model. His work in the fields of Control theory, such as Feed forward and Control theory, intersects with other areas such as Negative feedback and Cascade. His study looks at the intersection of Linear system and topics like Lyapunov function with Finite set.

Between 2013 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • A ‘resource allocator’ for transcription based on a highly fragmented T7 RNA polymerase (110 citations)
  • Engineered promoters enable constant gene expression at any copy number in bacteria (89 citations)
  • A model for competition for ribosomes in the cell. (80 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Mathematical analysis
  • Quantum mechanics
  • Artificial intelligence

His primary scientific interests are in Nonlinear system, Systems biology, Mathematical analysis, Control theory and Attractor. His Nonlinear system research incorporates elements of Pure mathematics, Stochastic process, Statistical physics, Moment and Gene regulatory network. Eduardo D. Sontag combines subjects such as Monotone polygon, Systems theory, Mathematical model, Biological network and Topology with his study of Systems biology.

His work in Mathematical model addresses issues such as Lyapunov function, which are connected to fields such as Sign. His Mathematical analysis study incorporates themes from Jacobian matrix and determinant and Contraction. The concepts of his Control theory study are interwoven with issues in State, Stability and Applied mathematics.

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Best Publications

Nonlinear Control Systems

Alberto Isidori;M. Thoma;E. D. Sontag;B. W. Dickinson.

18450 Citations

Mathematical Control Theory: Deterministic Finite Dimensional Systems

Eduardo D. Sontag.

4809 Citations

Adaptive Control

Ioan D. Landau;R. Lozano;M. M'Saad;J. W. Modestino.

2934 Citations

Smooth stabilization implies coprime factorization

E.D. Sontag.
IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (1989)

2732 Citations

A general result on the stabilization of linear systems using bounded controls

H.J. Sussmann;E.D. Sontag;Y. Yang.
IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (1994)

2179 Citations

On characterizations of the input-to-state stability property

Eduardo D. Sontag;Yuan Wang.
Systems & Control Letters (1995)

1771 Citations

A universal construction of Artstein's theorem on nonlinear stabilization

Eduardo D. Sontag.
Systems & Control Letters (1989)

1521 Citations

Input to State Stability: Basic Concepts and Results

Eduardo D. Sontag.
Lecture Notes in Mathematics (2008)

1115 Citations

Nonlinear regulation: The piecewise linear approach

E. Sontag.
IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (1981)

1068 Citations

A Smooth Converse Lyapunov Theorem for Robust Stability

Yuandan Lin;Eduardo D. Sontag;Yuan Wang.
Siam Journal on Control and Optimization (1996)

981 Citations

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