Levent Acar

Associate Professor

Electrical Engineering

Areas of Interest

  • Intelligent control of functional systems
  • Neural networks applied to controlHierarchical design and control of large-scale systems
  • Optimal and suboptimal control for interconnected systems
  • Distributed computational methods of optimal control strategies

Conference Presentations

  • Xiang Gao and L. Acar, "A novel algorithm of mapping continuous particle paths using discrete sensors for odor source localization," 2016 World Congress on Unmanned Systems Engineering, Cebu, Philippines, July 2016
  • Xiang Gao and L. Acar, "An application of radial basis function neural network for chemical sources detection," 2016 World Congress on Unmanned Systems Engineering, Cebu, Philippines, July 2016
  • Xiang Gao and L. Acar, "Odor source localization using spline interpolation with the complementary hermite spline function neural network," 2016 World Congress on Unmanned Systems Engineering, Cebu, Philippines, July 2016

Research Interests:

Intelligent control of functional systems; Neural networks applied to control; Hierarchical design and control of large-scale systems; Optimal and suboptimal control for interconnected systems; Distributed computational methods of optimal control strategies

Education:

  • Ph.D. in E.E., The Ohio State University, 1988
  • M.S. in E.E., The Ohio State University, 1984
  • B.S in E.E., Bo?aziçi University, 1980
  • B.S in Mathematics, Bo?aziçi University, 1980