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Antonios Armaou

Associate Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • Chemical Engineering

8C Thomas Building

aua3@psu.edu

814-865-5316

Personal or Departmental Website

Research Areas:

Systems Engineering

Interest Areas:

Nonlinear process dynamics analysis and control, computational modeling of multiscale systems, process analysis design and control of spatially distributed processes with application to microelectronics manufacturing and biology.

 
 

 

Education

  • BS, Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, 1996
  • MS, Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, 1996
  • Ph D, Chemical Engineering, University of California, 2001

Publications

Books

  • N H El-Farra and Antonios Armaou, 2012, Fault-Tolerant Process Control, Special Issue
  • Panagiotis D Christofides, Antonios Armaou, Yiming Lou and Amit Varshney, 2008, CONTROL AND OPTIMIZATION OF MULTISCALE PROCESS SYSTEMS, Birkhauser, Boston, MA, USA, pp. 1-201
  • Antonios Armaou and P. D. Christofides, 2005, Control of Multiscale and Distributed Process Systems, pp. 687-918

Book, Chapters

  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, An Efficient Optimization Approach for Computationally Expensive Timesteppers using Tabulation, Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany, pp. 513-533

Journal Articles

  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar, Seyed Mehdi Kamali Shahri, Robert M Rioux and Antonios Armaou, 2016, "Spatiotemporal Modeling and Parametric Estimation of Isothermal CO2Adsorption Columns", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 55, (22), pp. 6443-6453
  • Negar Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, 2016, "Simulation, Model-Reduction, and State Estimation of a Two-Component Coagulation Process", AICHE Journal, 62, (5), pp. 1557-1567
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Dynamic shaping of transport-reaction processes with a combined sliding mode controller and Luenberger-type dynamic observer design", Chemical Engineering Science, 138, pp. 673-684
  • Davood B Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "APOD-based control of linear distributed parameter systems under sensor/controller communication bandwidth limitations", AIChE Journal, 61, pp. 434-447
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Control of spatially distributed processes with unknown transport-reaction parameters via two layer system adaptations", AIChE Journal, 61, (61), pp. 2497-2507
  • W. D. Bradley, W. M. Aumiller, N. Hashemian, S. An., Antonios Armaou and Christine D Keating, 2015, "Colocalization and Sequential Enzyme Activity in Aqueous Biphasic Systems: Experiments and Modeling", Biophysical Journal, 109, pp. 2182-2194
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Design of APOD-based switching dynamic observers and output feedback control for a class of nonlinear distributed parameter systems", Chemical Engineering Science, 136
  • W Aumiller, B Davis, N Hashemian, C D Maranas, Antonios Armaou and Christine D Keating, 2014, "Coupled Enzyme Reactions Performed in Heterogeneous Reaction Media: Experiments and Modeling for Glucose Oxidase and Horseradish Peroxidase in a PEG/Citrate Aqueous Two-Phase System", Journal Physical Chemistry B, 118, (9), pp. 2506-2517
  • D B Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Geometric output tracking of nonlinear distributed parameter systems via adaptive model reduction", Chemical Engineering Science, 116, pp. 418-427
  • Antonios Armaou and A Ataei, 2014, "Piece-wise constant predictive feedback control of nonlinear systems", Journal Process Control, 24, (4), pp. 326-335
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Modification to Adaptive Model Reduction for Regulation of Distributed Parameter Systems with Fast Transients", AIChE Journal, 59, (12), pp. 4595-4611
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Output Feedback control of dissipative PDE systems with partial sensor information based on adaptive model reduction", AIChE Journal, 59, pp. 747-760
  • M. Demetriou and Antonios Armaou, 2012, "Dynamic on-line nonlinear robust detection and accommodation of incipient component faults for nonlinear dissipative distributed processes", International Journal Robust & Nonlinear Control, 22, (1), pp. 3-23
  • Nael H. El-Farra and Antonios Armaou, 2012, "Fault-tolerant process control", International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, 22, (1), pp. 1-2
  • Payal Khanna, Eric Weidert, Francisco Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou, Costas D Maranas and Cheng Dong, 2011, "Model Simulations Reveal VCAM-1 Augment PAK Activation Rates to Amplifyp38 MAPK and VE-Cadherin Phosphorylation", Cellular and Molecular Bioengineering, 4, (4), pp. 656-669
  • Francisco G. Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou, Michelle Hutnik and Costas D Maranas, 2011, "Modeling the Effect of Chemotaxis on Glioblastoma Tumor Progression", AIChE Journal, 57, (3), pp. 778-792
  • Samira Khalili, Yulan Lin, Antonios Armaou and Themis Matsoukas, 2010, "Constant Number Monte Carlo Simulation of Population Balances with Multiple Growth Mechanisms", AIChE Journal, 56, (12), pp. 3137-3145
  • Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Output Feedback Control of Distributed Parameter Systems Using Adaptive Proper Orthogonal Decomposition", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 49, (21), pp. 10496-10509
  • S. Khalili, J. Monaco and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Development of a stochastic model for the efficacy of NRTIs using known mechanisms of action", Journal of Theoretical Biology, 265, pp. 704-717
  • C. M. Behrens and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Optimal design and operation of a spatially distributed multiscale process with regard to layered heterostructure growth", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 49, pp. 7891-7900
  • Amit Varshney, Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Feedback Control of Dissipative PDE Systems using Adaptive Model Reduction", AIChE Journal, 55, (4), pp. 906-918
  • Francisco G. Vital-Lopez, Amit Varshney, Costas D Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Implication of dynamics in signal transduction and targeted disruption analyses of signaling networks", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 32, (9), pp. 2065-2071
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "An extracellular stochastic model of early HIV infection and the formulation of optimal treatment policy", Chemical Engineering Science, 63, pp. 4361-4372
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Low-order ODE Approximations and Receding Horizon Control of Surface Roughness During Thin-Film Growth", Chemical Engineering Science, 63, pp. 1246-1260
  • Amit Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Reduced Order Modeling and Dynamic Optimization of Multiscale PDE/kMC Process Systems", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 32, pp. 2136-2143
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael Demetriou, 2008, "Robust Detection and Accommodation of Incipient Component and Actuator Faults in Nonlinear Distributed Processes", AIChE Journal, 54, pp. 2651-2662
  • Samira Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Sensitivity Analysis of HIV Infection Response to Treatment via Stochastic Modeling", Chemical Engineering Science, 63, pp. 1330-1341
  • Amit Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Identification of macroscopic variables for low-order modeling of thin-film growth", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 45, (25), pp. 8290-8298
  • Francisco G. Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou, Evgeni V. Nikolaev and Costas D Maranas, 2006, "A computational procedure for optimal engineering interventions using kinetic models of metabolism", Biotechnology Progress, 22, (6), pp. 1507-1517
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael A. Demetriou, 2006, "Optimal actuator/sensor placement for linear parabolic PDEs usingspatial H-2 norm", Chemical Engineering Science, 61, (22), pp. 7351-7367
  • Panagiotis D. Christofides and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Control and optimization of multiscale process systems", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 30, (10-12), pp. 1670-1686
  • A Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Optimal operation of GaN thin film epitaxy employing control vectorparametrization", AIChE Journal, 52, (4), pp. 1378-1391
  • A Bindal, MG Ierapetritou, S Balakrishnan, Antonios Armaou, AG Makeev and IG Kevrekidis, 2006, "Equation-free, coarse-grained computational optimization using timesteppers", Chemical Engineering Science, 61, (2), pp. 779-793
  • A Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Multiscale optimization using hybrid PDE/kMC process systems with application to thin film growth", Chemical Engineering Science, 60, (23), pp. 6780-6794
  • Antonios Armaou and IG Kevrekidis, 2005, "Equation-free optimal switching policies for bistable reacting systems", International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, 15, (15), pp. 713-726
  • Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Output feedback control of dissipative distributed processes via microscopic simulations", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 29, (4), pp. 771-782
  • PD Christofides and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Control of multiscale and distributed process systems - Preface", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 29, (4), pp. 687-688
  • Antonios Armaou, IG Kevrekidis and C Theodoropoulos, 2005, "Equation-free gaptooth-based controller design for distributed complex/multiscale processes", Computers & Chemical Engineering, 29, (4), pp. 731-740
  • Antonios Armaou, CI Siettos and LG Kevrekidis, 2004, "Time-steppers and ‘coarse’ control of distributed microscopic processes", International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, 14, (2), pp. 89-111
  • NH El-Farra, Antonios Armaou and PD Christofides, 2003, "Analysis and control of parabolic PDE systems with input constraints", Automatica, 39, (4), pp. 715-725
  • N. El-Farra, Antonios Armaou and P. D. Christofides, 2003, "Analysis and Control of Parabolic PDE Systems with Input Constraints", Automatica, 39, pp. 715-725
  • C. I. Siettos, Antonios Armaou, P. D. Makeev and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2003, "Microscopic/Stochastic Timesteppers and Coarse Control: a kinetic Monte Carlo Example", AIChE Journal, 49, pp. 1922-1926
  • Antonios Armaou and Panagiotis D. Christofides, 2002, "Dynamic optimization of dissipative PDE systems using nonlinear order reduction", Chemical Engineering Science, 57, (24), pp. 5083-5114
  • Manda Yang and Antonios Armaou, , "Synthesis of equation-free control structures for dissipative distributed parameter systems using proper orthogonal decomposition and discrete empirical interpolation methods", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
  • Negar Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, , "A Moving Horizon Estimation Algorithm Based on Carleman Approximation: Design and Stability Analysis", Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research
  • Yizhou Fang and Antonios Armaou, , "Carleman Approximation Based Quasi-analytic Model Predictive Control for Nonlinear Systems", AIChE Journal

Conference Proceedings

  • Yizhou Fang and Antonios Armaou, 2016, "A Formulation of Advanced-step Bilinear Carleman Approximation-based Nonlinear Model Predictive Control", 55, pp. 4027-4032
  • Negar Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, 2016, "MPC Application in Feedback Control Design via Carleman Linearization Method"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2016, "Spatiotemporal response shaping of diffusion-reaction processes using adaptive reduced order models", Proceedings of the American Control Conference
  • Manda Yang and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Feedback control of semi-linear distributed parameter systems using advanced POD method", pp. 4680-4687
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Low-dimensional adaptive output feedback controller design for transport-reaction processes", pp. 879-884
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Adaptive Control of Chemical Distributed Parameter Systems", pp. 682-687
  • Negar Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Fast Moving Horizon Estimation of Nonlinear Processes via Carleman Linearization", pp. 3379-3385
  • Yizhou Fang and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Nonlinear Model Predictive Control Using a Bilinear Carleman linearization-based Formulation for Chemical Processes", pp. 5629-5634
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2015, "Wave motion suppression in the presence of unknown parameters using recursively updated empirical basis functions", pp. 2619-2624
  • L. Lao, M. Ellis, Antonios Armaou and P. D. Christofides, 2014, "Economic Model Predictive Control of Parabolic PDE Systems: Handling State Constraints by Adaptive Proper Orthogonal Decomposition", Proceedings of the 53rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, pp. 2758-2763
  • S Xu, P Srinivasan and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Optimization of interruptions in HIV treatment using a multiscale mechanistic model", Proceedings of the 53rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European Control Conference, pp. 3029-3034
  • D B Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "A refined adaptive model reduction approach for fast evolving distributed parameter systems", Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems, MoA05.5, Groningen, Netherlands
  • Antonios Armaou and M Demetriou, 2014, "Optimal sensor placement and scheduling of hybrid PDEs arising in environmental and meteorological applications", Proceedings of the 21st International Symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems, MoA05.5, Groningen, Netherlands
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Output tracking of spatiotemporal thermal dynamics in transport-reaction processes via adaptive model reduction", pp. 3352-3358
  • Liangfeng Lao, Matthew Ellis, Antonios Armaou and Panagiotis D. Christofides, 2014, "Economic Model Predictive Control of Parabolic PDE Systems Using Empirical Eigenfunctions", pp. 3375-3380
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Feedback control of linear distributed parameter systems via adaptive model reduction in the presence of device network communication constraints"
  • Michael A. Demetriou and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Frequency domain methods for optimal sensor placement and scheduling of spatially distributed systems arising in environmental and meteorological applications", pp. 4056-4062
  • Samira Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "A hybrid stochastic/deterministic model of intracellular HIV infection dynamics and estimation of viral production parameters", pp. 1519-1524
  • Davood Babaei Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Control of dissipative partial differential equation systems using APOD-based dynamic observer designs", pp. 502-508
  • Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "Predictive control of PDEs via adaptive reduced order modeling", pp. 2004-2009
  • Ali Rahnamoun and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "A Nonlinear Predictive Control of Processes with Multiscale Objectives using a Fuzzy-System Identification Approach", pp. 4976-4981
  • Francisco G. Vital-Lopez, Costas D Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "Modeling the Effect of Temozolomide Treatment on Orthotopic Models of Glioma", pp. 2969-2974
  • Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Output feedback control of the FitzHugh-Nagumo equation using adaptive model reduction", pp. 864-869
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael A. Demetriou, 2010, "Towards optimal actuator placement for dissipative PDE systems in the presence of uncertainty", pp. 5662-5667
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Estimation of efficacy of HIV nucleoside-analogue reverse transcriptase inhibitor AZT via stochastic modeling", pp. 2369-2374
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Robust controller design based on adaptive model reduction for parabolic PDE systems", pp. 2181-2187
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou and C. D. Maranas, 2010, "Three dimensional multi-scale modeling of brain tumor progression", Proceedings of the 19th International Symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems, pp. 2181-2187
  • Antonios Armaou, 2009, "A predictive control method for nonlinear parabolic PDE systems", pp. 2375-2380
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael A. Demetriou, 2009, "Dynamic fault detection and accommodation for dissipative distributed processes", pp. 1517-1522
  • Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Feedback control of dissipative PDE systems in the presence of uncertainty and noise using extended Kalman filter", pp. 2464-2469
  • Christopher M. Behrens and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Optimal design and operation of a multiscale GaAs/AlAs deposition process", pp. 4785-4790
  • Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Robust control of dissipative PDE systems in the presence of uncertainty using adaptive model reduction", pp. 498-503
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael A. Demetriou, 2008, "Integrated actuator placement and fault tolerant controller design for a class of distributed parameter systems", pp. 948-954
  • Amit Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Nonlinear control of dissipative PDE systems employing adaptive model reduction", pp. 940-947
  • Sivakumar Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Online system-identification using subspace algorithms for the control of microscopic processes", pp. 4413-4418
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Adaptive Model Reduction for Output Feedback Control of dissipative PDE systems", Proceedings of the 18th International symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks & Systems
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou and C. Maranas, 2008, "Hybrid multi-scale modeling of brain tumor progression", Proceedings of the 18th International symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks & Systems
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Online System-Identification Using Subspace algorithms for the control of Microscopic processes", Proceedings of the American Control Conference, pp. 4413-4418
  • Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2008, "Redesign-free fault-tolerant control systems for a class of reaction-diffusion systems", Proceedings of the 18th International symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks & Systems
  • Amit Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Dynamic optimization of multiscale PDE/kMC process systems using nonlinear order reduction and tabulation techniques", pp. 3540-3546
  • Michael A. Demetriou and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Robust detection and accommodation of incipient component faults in nonlinear distributed processes", pp. 657-662
  • Samira Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Scheduling of optimal medication strategies for early HIV infection", pp. 4508-4513
  • Francisco G. Vital-Lopez, Costas D Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Bifurcation analysis of the metabolism of E-coli at optimal enzyme levels", 1-12, pp. 3439-3444
  • Amit Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Dynamic optimization of stochastic systems using in situ adaptive tabulation", 1-12, pp. 3098-3104
  • Samira Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Sensitivity analysis of HIV infection response to treatment", pp. 2069-2075
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael A. Demetriou, 2006, "Spatial controllability and multiple actuator placement for dissipative partial differential equation systems", 1-12, pp. 1473-1480
  • Antonios Armaou and Michael A. Demetriou, 2006, "Using spatial H-2 norm for sensor placement in parabolic partial differential equations", 1-12, pp. 1467-1472
  • P. D. Christofides and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Control and optimization of multiscale process systems", Proceedings of Chemical Process Control-7, pp. 15 pages
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Feedback control of surface roughness during thin-film growth using approximate low-order ODE models", Proceedings of 45th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, pp. 3652-3659
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Identification of macroscopic process observables for thin-film growth", Proceedings of 45th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, pp. 2140-2146
  • Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Microscopic simulations and nonlinear control of dissipative distributed processes", pp. 4575-4582
  • MA Demetriou and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Optimal actuator placement and model reduction for a class of parabolic partial differential equations using spatial H-2 norm", pp. 4569-4574
  • A Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Optimization of thin film growth using multiscale process systems", pp. 2559-2565
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Optimal operation of thin film growth with multiscale process objectives", Proceedings of 16th International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress
  • E. V. Nikolaev, P. Pharkya, C. D. Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Optimal selection of enzyme levels using large scale kinetic models", Proceedings of 16th International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress
  • Antonios Armaou, 2004, "Continuous-time control of distributed processes via microscopic simulations", pp. 933-939
  • Antonios Armaou and A Varshney, 2004, "Dynamic optimization of dissipative PDEs using control vector parameterization: Application to GaN thin film epitaxy", pp. 279-286
  • Antonios Armaou, IG Kevrekidis and C Theodoropoulos, 2004, "The gaptooth scheme, patch dynamics and equation-free controller design for distributed complex multiscale processes", pp. 926-932
  • Antonios Armaou, S Dubljevic and PD Christofides, 2003, "Computation of empirical eigenfunctions and order reduction for control of time-dependent parabolic PDEs", pp. 2089-2096
  • Antonios Armaou and IG Kevrekidis, 2003, "Optimal switching policies using coarse timesteppers.", pp. 5508-5513
  • Antonios Armaou, CI Siettos and IG Kevrekidis, 2003, "Time-steppers and coarse-grained control of microscopic distributedprocesses", pp. 1328-1334

Abstracts

  • William M. Aumiller, Bradley W. Davis, Negar Hashemian, Antonios Armaou and Christine D Keating, 2014, "Sequential reactions in heterogeneous reaction media: Experiments and modeling for glucose oxidase and horseradish peroxidase in a PEG/citrate aqueous two-phase system", ABSTRACTS OF PAPERS OF THE AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY, 247
  • N Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, , "Proportional State-Feedback Controller Design Using MPC Structure and Carleman Approximation Method", AIChE 2016
  • N Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, , "Model Reduction of Population Dynamics of Particles in Bi-Component Granulation Processes", AIChE 2016
  • D B Pourkargar, S M Kamali Shahri, R M Rioux, Antonios Armaou and N Kalogeropoulos, , "Characterization of Isothermal CO2 adsorption Columns Though Spatiotemporal Modeling and Parametric Estimation Using a Combined Breakthrough and Calorimetry Data", AIChE 2016
  • D B Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, , "Output Feedback Control of Transport-Reaction Processes with Unknown Parameters Using Adaptive Model Reduction with Minimum Feedback Information", AIChE 2016

Other

  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Adaptive control of dissipative distributed parameter systems via recursively updated reduced order models"
  • Y. Fang and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Carleman Linearization-Based Analytical Model Predictive Control Actions of Nonlinear Systems"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Estimation of distributed parameter systems using recursively updated empirical basis functions"
  • N. Hashemian and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Moving Horizon Estimation Using Carleman Linearization and Sensitivity Analysis"
  • M. Yang and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Nonlinear Control of a Differential Algebraic Equations System Using Modified POD Method"
  • S. D. Wilson and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Predictive Control + Parallel Computing for Complex Processes with Multiscale Objectives"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Robust dynamic shaping of distributed parameter systems via recursively updated empirical basis functions"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2014, "Shaping the spatiotemporal dynamics of transport-reaction processes via adaptive proper orthogonal decomposition"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Design of recursively updated reduced order dynamic observers for distributed parameter systems"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Improving model reduction approaches for output feedback control of fast evolving spatially distributed processes"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Output feedback control of distributed parameter systems based on adaptive model reduction"
  • D. B. Pourkargar and Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Output feedback control of transport-reaction processes based on adaptive model reduction in the presence of sensor communication constraints"
  • Antonios Armaou, 2013, "Predicting the mitochondrial toxicity of Nucleoside-Analogue antiretroviral drugs via stochastic modeling"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2012, "Analysis of HAART effect on HIV disease progression at the latency stage using multiscale simulations"
  • Antonios Armaou and S. D. Wilson, 2012, "Development of a Parallel Predictive Control Algorithm for Complex Processes with Multiscale Objectives"
  • Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2012, "Optimal Device Placement for Fault Tolerant Controller Design of Transport-Reaction Processes with Irregular Process Domain"
  • Antonios Armaou and D. B. Pourkargar, 2012, "Output Feedback Control of Transport Reaction Processes Using Adaptive Proper Orthogonal Decomposition"
  • A. Rahnamoun and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "A Predictive Control Approach for Thin Film Growth of Photovoltaic Systems"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "A Predictive Controller Design for Spatially Distributed Processes Using Adaptive Model Reduction"
  • M. Browe, F. G. Vital-Lopez and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "Modeling the Synergistic Effects of Combination Therapy for Glioblastoma Multiforme"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2011, "Output Feedback Control Design for Transport Reaction Processes with Partial Sensor Information"
  • Antonios Armaou, 2010, "A model predictive controller design for parabolic PDE systems"
  • A. Rahnamoun and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "A Predictive Control approach for processes with multiscale objectives"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Adaptive model reduction and feedback control of transport reaction processes"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Feedback Control of Distributed Processes Using Adaptive Proper Orthogonal Decomposition with Partial Information, The Gappy APOD Method"
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, C. D. Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Modeling the Effect of Temozolomide On Tumor Progression Using An Agent-Based Lattice-Free Approach"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2010, "Multiscale dynamic simulations of HIV infection and the antiretroviral treatment at the latency stage"
  • Antonios Armaou, 2009, "A predictive control method for nonlinear transport-reaction processes"
  • A. Arazawa, S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "HIV infection dynamics and treatment using a compartmentalized model of the lymphatic and blood systems"
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, M. Hutnik, C. D. Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Multi-scale modeling of tumor growth and vasculature remodeling"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Multiscale model of HIV infection at intra and extracellular levels with detailed simulation of reverse transcription as the critical part of the infection cycle"
  • P. Russell, Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2009, "Optimal placement of actuating devices for transport-reaction systems in the presence of uncertainty"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Robust control of parabolic PDE systems via adaptive model reduction"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2009, "Robust Controller Design Based On Adaptive Model Reduction for Transport-Reaction Processes"
  • Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2009, "Towards optimal actuator placement for dissipative PDE systems in the presence of uncertainty"
  • P. Russell, Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2008, "Actuator placement for fault tolerant control of transport reaction processes"
  • J. Monaco, S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Challenges to Using Mechanisms of Action to quantify effcacy of nRTIs"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Control of transport-reaction processes using adaptive model reduction"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Dynamic estimation and control of dissipative PDE systems using extended Kalman filter"
  • Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2008, "Fault tolerant controller design for transport-reaction processes employing spatial controllability"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Modeling Intracellular Dynamics of HIV Infection and Treatment"
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, J. Keighron, C. D. Keating, C. D. Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Modeling the effect of a crowding agent on the activity of enzyme-Au bioconjugates"
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou, M. Hutnik and C. D. Maranas, 2008, "Modeling the effect of chemotaxis in glioblastoma tumor progression"
  • C. M. Behrens and Antonios Armaou, 2008, "Optimal Operation with respect to Multiscale Objectives During Layered Heterostructure Growth"
  • S. Khalili, T. Matsoukas and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "A new simulation method for population balances using constant number Monte Carlo with adjustable time step,"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Adaptive model reduction for control of dissipative PDE systems"
  • C. Behrens, J. Siano and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Characterization and design of a multilayer GaAs/AlAs deposition process"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Intracellular/extracellular stochastic modeling of HIV infection and scheduling an optimal treatment strategy for early stage HIV infection"
  • S. Pitchaiah and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Nonlinear system-identification using subspace algorithms for the control of multiscale process"
  • M. Demetriou and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Robust detection and accommodation of incipient component and actuator faults in nonlinear distributed processes"
  • F, G, Vital-Lopez, A. Varshney, C. D. Maranas and Antonios Armaou, 2007, "Signal transduction and targeted disruption analyses using kinetic models of signaling networks"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Analysis of HIV infection response to treatment strategies"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Efficient multiscale dynamic optimization of thin-film growth via model reduction: application to GaAs epitaxial growth"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Model-based control of surface roughness during thin-film deposition"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "Optimal treatment of HIV Primary infection via a stochastic formulation"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2006, "System identification and model predictive control of microstructure during thin-film growth"
  • E. V. Nikolaev, P. Pharkya, Antonios Armaou and C. D. Maranas, 2005, "A general hybrid optimization framework for the optimal modulation of enzyme levels using large-scale kinetic models of bacterial metabolism"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Development of approximate growth models to control thin-film deposition using stochastic differential equations"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Dynamic optimization of stochastic systems using In Situ Adaptive Tabulation"
  • Antonios Armaou and M. Demetriou, 2005, "Optimal actuator placement for transport-reaction process systems employing spatial controllability"
  • S. Khalili and Antonios Armaou, 2005, "Optimal medication strategies for the early stages of HIV infection"
  • F. G. Vital-Lopez, Antonios Armaou and C. Maranas, 2005, "Sensitivity and bifurcation analysis of the metabolism of Escherichia coli at optimal enzyme levels"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2004, "Dynamic optimization of metalorganic vapor phase epitaxy of GaN through model reduction"
  • Antonios Armaou and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2004, "Equation-free model predictive control"
  • A. Varshney and Antonios Armaou, 2004, "Model reduction and optimization of dynamically evolving multiscale distributed processes"
  • Antonios Armaou, 2004, "Nonlinear controller design through microscopic simulations"
  • Antonios Armaou, C. I. Siettos and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2003, "Coarse control and coarse optimal paths for microscopic/stochastic simulators"
  • Antonios Armaou and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2003, "Coarse timesteppers and optimal switching policies"
  • Antonios Armaou, 2003, "Control of distributed processes via microscopic simulations"
  • Antonios Armaou, I. G. Kevrekidis and C. K. Theodoropoulos, 2003, "The Gaptooth scheme and controller design for distributed / multiscale process models"
  • I. Ierapetritou, S. Balakrishnan, A. Makeev, Antonios Armaou and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2003, "Coarse computational optimization using time-steppers"
  • C. I. Siettos, Antonios Armaou, R. Rico-Martinez, A. G. Makeev and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2002, "Some issues at the interface between control and microscopic/stochastic simulations"
  • Antonios Armaou, C. I. Siettos and I. G. Kevrekidis, 2002, "Time-steppers and control of microscopic distributed processes"

Research Projects

  • June 2017 - May 2022, "Design of thin-film lithographic processes with enhanced film uniformity for microelectronics processes," (Sponsor: Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China).
  • June 2017 - May 2022, "Matching to "Design of thin-film lithographic processes with enhanced film uniformity for microelectronics processes"," (Sponsor: City of Wenzhou, Zhejiang province, People's Republic of China).
  • August 2017 - August 2021, "Crop Protection using Transgenic Plants that Complement Deconstructed Insect Transmitted Viral Vectors," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency).
  • May 2014 - August 2018, "Zhejiang Provincial Thousand Foreign Talents Program," (Sponsor: Chinese Zhejiang province government).
  • August 2013 - August 2017, "Towards a Computationally Efficient Recursive Model Reduction & Controller Design Approach for Nonlinear Distributed Processes," (Sponsor: NSF Organization:CMMI).
  • April 2016 - April 2017, "Resistance of Grain Boundaries in Nanoscale Metal Thin Films," (Sponsor: Department of Energy Office of Science, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies).
  • June 2013 - May 2017, "Development of a novel predictive controller synthesis method for complex reaction systems," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • March 2015 - April 2015, "Efficacy of disulfiram in the treatment of F98 brain glioma bearing rats," (Sponsor: ELPEN).

Honors and Awards

  • High-end Foreign Experts Program, Chinese National Fund Award, 2016
  • Best Presentation in Session Award, American Control Conference, 2015
  • High-end Foreign Experts Program, Chinese national fund award, 2015
  • O. Hugo Schuck Best Paper Award, American Automatic Control Council, June 2014
  • Guest professorship, Mechanical Engineering & Automation, 2014
  • High-end Foreign Experts Program, Chinese Nation Fund Award, 2014
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, January 2010
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, January 2009
  • Marquis Who is Who in America, Penn State University, September 2006
  • Empire Who is Who in America, Penn State University, September 2006
  • Empire Who is Who in America, Penn State University, September 2005
  • Outstanding Reviewer Award, IEEE Control Systems Society, December 2005 - December 2005
  • Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, University of California, Los Angeles, September 2001
  • Outstanding Doctor of Philosophy in Chemical Engineering Award, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, July 2001
  • O. Hugo Schuck Best Paper Award, American Automatic Control Council, June 2000
  • Best Presentation Award - TM-11 Session, American Control Conference, Chicago, IL, June 2000
  • Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship, University of California, Los Angeles, September 2000
  • Best Presentation Award - WP-2 Session, American control Conference, San Diego, CA, June 1999
  • Finalist Best Student Paper Award - Materials Division Poster Session, AIChE Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, November 1998
  • Second Best Graduating Student in Chemical Engineering Award, National Technical University of Athens, December 1997
  • Department Fellowship for Graduate Study Research - Dean's Office, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of California, Los Angeles, October 1997
  • Research Scholarship, Center for Environmental Risk Reduction, September 1997
  • Second Best Graduating Student in Chemical Engineering Award, National Technical University of Athens, December 1996
  • "Thomaides", Institution Award, October 1996
  • Department Fellowship for Graduate Study Research - Dean's Office, School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of California, Los Angeles, October 1996
  • "Apostolos Tiftilis", Institution Award, September 1996
  • Best Student in Chemical Engineering Award, Technical chamber of Greece, October 1995
  • Best Student in Chemical Engineering Award, National Scholarship Foundation of Greece, September 1995
  • Second Best Student in Chemical Engineering Award, National Scholarship Foundation of Greece, October 1994

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Member, Department of Chemical Engineering, Advisory Committee, August 2016 - July 2017
  • Chairperson, Department of Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Excellence Awards Committee, May 2017 - September 2017
  • Chairperson, Department of Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Excellence Awards Committee, May 2016 - September 2016
  • , AD-14 Committee for ESM, September 2016 - November 2016
  • Representative, STEM Open House, October 2016 - October 2016
  • Member, Sabbatical Leave Review Committee, April 2013 - April 2014
  • Advisor, College of Engineering Undergraduate Advising Center, January 2013 - March 2013
  • Chairperson, Sabbatical Leave Review Committee, April 2012 - April 2013
  • Member, College of Engineering Academic Computing Committee, September 2004 - August 2011
  • Member, Promotion & Tenure Committee, July 2009 - September 2011
  • Member, Faculty Search Committee, September 2009 - March 2010
  • Member, ChE 450 Course Committee, August 2002 - August 2009
  • Member, PhD Candidacy Committee, January 2004 - January 2009
  • Advisor, Omega Chi Epsilon Society, August 2007 - August 2009
  • RepresentativeFamily Visit, 2008
  • RepresentativeFamily Visit, 2007
  • Member, ChE 302B Course Committee, August 2007 - December 2007
  • Member, ChE 360 Course Committee, August 2007 - December 2007
  • Advisor, FTCAP, May 2007
  • Advisor, FTCAP, May 2006
  • Advisor, College of Engineering Undergraduate Advising Center, August 2006 - December 2006
  • Member, Graduate Student Recruitment Committee, September 2005 - December 2006
  • Advisor, Penn State Univ. Hellenic Student Society, August 2004 - December 2006
  • RepresentativeFamily Visit, 2006
  • Rotating ChairPhD Candidacy Committee, June 2006 - December 2006
  • Representative, AIChE Annual Committee Meeting, November 2005
  • Coordinator, Chemical Engineering Seminar Series, August 2002 - May 2005
  • Advisor, College of Engineering Undergraduate Advising Center, August 2003 - December 2003
  • Member, Department of Chemical Engineering, Graduate Program Committee, August 2015
  • Member, Department of Chemical Engineering, Building Committee, 2014
  • Evaluator, Graduate Student Awards and Funding Committee, January 2017
  • Member, Graduate Recruiting Committee, October 2015

Service to External Organizations:

  • Session chair to multiple contributed and invited sessions.Session chairperson, IEEE, 2012 - 2015
  • Session chair to a contributed session.Session chairperson, EUCA, IEEE-CSS and IFAC, July 2015 - July 2015
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, August 2013 - July 2014
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, IEEE, Distributed parameter systems, February 2013 - December 2014
  • Coordinator, program Coordinator of 10D, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, November 2010 - December 2012
  • Session chair to multiple contributed and invited sessions.Session chairperson, IEEE, 2004 - 2010
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, July 2008 - July 2009
  • Panelist, Member of independent review panel, Department of Energy, Independent panel review of a university located in the USA, December 2009 - December 2009
  • Panelist, Panelist, Department of Energy, December 2009 - December 2009
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, July 2008 - July 2009
  • Attendee, Panel member, The Air Force Office of Scientific Research, August 2008 - August 2008
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council, August 2007 - July 2008
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, August 2006 - July 2007
  • Organizer, Organizer and session chair to invited session(s), American Control Conference, 2006 - 2006
  • Consultant, PPG Industries, October 2006 - November 2006
  • Committee Member, Program comittee member, AIChE, 2005 - 2006
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, EUCA and IFAC, July 2004 - July 2005
  • Committee Member, Program comittee member, EUCA and IFAC, December 2004 - July 2005
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, July 2004 - July 2005
  • Co-Organizer, Organizer of tutorial session, International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC), May 2005 - July 2005
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, July 2003 - July 2004
  • Organizer, Session organizer and chair, American Automatic Control Council and IFAC, July 2003 - July 2004
  • Committee Member, Program comittee member, American Automatic Control Council, December 2003 - July 2004
  • , AIChE Annual Meeting, November 2003
  • Member, Advisory board member, Editorial Advisory Board for Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 2015
  • Session chair of multiple sessions in each years annual meetingSession chairperson, AIChE, 2002
  • Committee Member, Steering Committee Member, IEEE, technical committee on distributed parameter systems, January 2012
  • Committee Member, Steering Committee Member, IEEE, technical committee on healthcare and medical systems, January 2012
  • Session chair to multiple contributed and invited sessions.Session chairperson, American Control Conference, 2004
 


 

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