Konstantinos TsakalisKonstantinos Tsakalis

Ph.D., University of Southern California
GWC 358

Research expertise: Applications of control, optimization and system identification theory to semiconductor manufacturing, chemical process control and prediction and control of epileptic seizures

Konstantinos Tsakalis joined the ASU faculty in 1988 and is currently a professor. He received a master’s degree in chemical engineering in 1984, a master’s degree in electrical engineering in 1985 and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering in 1988, all from the University of Southern California. He holds 10 patents and has published one book, 54 journal and 117 conference papers.

Honors and distinctions: Licensed chemical engineer, Technical Chamber of Greece; member IEEE, Sigma Xi

Selected publications

Steenis, J. ; Tsakalis, K. ; Ayyanar, R., “An Approach to Bumpless Control for LPV Modeled Inverters in a Microgrid’,’ IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, V.29, 11, 6214-6223, 2014.

Tsakalis, K. S.; Dash, S., “Approximate H∞ loop shaping in PID parameter adaptation,” International Journal of Adaptive Control and Signal Processing, 27(1-2), 136-152, 2013.

Tsakalis and S. Dash, “Identification for PID Control,” in PID Control in the Third Millennium, A. Visioli, R. Villanova Eds., Chapter 10, 283-317, Springer-Verlag London Limited, 2012.

Tsakalis, N. Vlassopoulos, G. Lentaris, and D. Reisis, “A control-theoretic approach for efficient design of filters in DAC and digital audio amplifiers,” Circuits, Systems and Signal Processing, vol. 30, issue 2, pp. 421-438, Apr. 2011.

B. Good, S. Sabesan, S. T. Marsh, K. Tsakalis, D. M. Treiman, and L. D. Iasemidis, “Nonlinear dynamics of seizure prediction in a rodent model of epilepsy,” Nonlinear Dynamics, Psychology and Life Sciences, vol. 14, no. 5, pp. 411-434, 2010.

Sabesan, L. B. Good, K. S. Tsakalis, A. Spanias, D. M. Treiman, and L. D. Iasemidis, “Information flow and application to epileptogenic focus localization from intracranial EEG,” IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, vol. 17, issue 3, pp. 244-253, June 2009.

Chakravarthy, K. Tsakalis, S. Sabesan, and L. Iasemidis, “Homeostasis of brain dynamics in epilepsy: A feedback control systems perspective of seizures,” Annals of Biomedical Engineering, vol. 37, no. 3, pp. 565-585, 2009.