Ari Arapostathis is a professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, and holds the Texas Atomic Energy Research Foundation Centennial Fellowship in Electrical Engineering. His research interests include analysis and estimation techniques for stochastic systems, problems at the intersection of applied probability and partial differential equations, stochastic optimal control, including ergodic and risk-sensitive control, large scale stochastic networks, and adaptive control theory.
He is a Fellow of the IEEE, and was a past Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control and the Journal of Mathematical Systems and Control. His research has been supported by several grants from the National Science Foundation, the Air-Force Office of Scientific Research, the Army Research Office, the Office of Naval Research, DARPA, the Texas Advanced Research/Technology Program, Samsung, and the Lockheed-Martin Corporation.
Research Areas: Decision, Information, and Communications Engineering (DICE)
Research Interests: Stochastic Control, Controlled Diffusion Processes, Large Scale Stochastic Networks