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2009 American Control Conference -- ACC2009
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
June 10 - 12, 2009

Program at:

Highlights for Wednesday, June 10


Wednesday PLENARY:

"Getting to the Gray Box: Some Challenges for Model Reduction"

Time: Wednesday, June 10, 8:00am
George Verghese
, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)



Funding Opportunities at NSF in Dynamical Systems and Controls
Time: Wednesday June 10, 12:00 noon – 1:00 pm
Location: Grand Ballroom A EastOrganizers:
NSF Program Directors
Presentation: The National Science Foundation funds research and education in all areas of science and engineering. This session will provide an overview of opportunities for funding in the "core programs" and multi-directorate and NSF-wide activities such as the "Cyber-enabled Discovery and Innovation (CDI) initiative" that are relevant to the attendees of ACC. A short presentation will be followed by a question and answer session."

Modeling and Control of Micro and Nanosystems
Time: Wednesday June 10, 6:15 – 7:45pm
Location: Mills Studio 3 

Richard D. Braatz, University of Illinois
Mayuresh V. Kothare, Lehigh University
 Murti V. Salapaka, University of Minnesota
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Simulation of Atomic Force Microscope with Applications to Image Analysis and Control Design
Time: Wednesday June 10, 6:15 – 7:45pm 
Location: Mills Studio 6

Daniel Abramovitch, Agilent Laboratories
Sergey Belikov, Marena Systems Corporation
Sergei Magonov, Agilent Technologies
Jeannie Sullivan Falcon, National Instruments
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WeA02:  Control in Modern Printing Systems: Modular Reconfigurable
Media Paths, Color Consistency, Fuser Process, and Registration

Time: 9:20-11:20
Location: Grand Ballroom B
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WeC02: Tutorial Session: Applied Fractional Calculus in Controls
Time: Wednesday, June 10, 4:00-6:00pm
Location: Grand Ballroom B

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Control System Design, Prototyping, and Deployment With an Integrated Software and Hardware Platform
Time: Wednesday June 10, 12:00-1:00 pm
Location: Mills Studio 6

Jeannie Sullivan Falcon, National Instruments
Attend for a chance to win an NI Single-Board RIO Embedded Control System.
Snacks and refreshments will be provided.

Helping Teach Engineers Real World Skills Through Hands-On Cross-Disciplinary Labs
Time: Wednesday, June 10, 12:00-1:00 PM
Location: Mills Studio 3
Mahyar Fotoohi, Product Engineer, Quanser
Rohit Shenoy, Academic Technical Evangelist, The MathWorks


Wednesday Technical Program at: https://css.paperplaza.net/conferences/conferences/2009ACC/program/