Graduate student Florian Dorfler has won the 2010 American Control
Conference (ACC) Best Student Paper Award. Florian's winning paper is
titled "Synchronization and Transient Stability in Power Networks and
Non-Uniform Kuramoto Oscillators." It is co-authored with his advisor Francesco Bullo.
The list of 2010 MacArthur Fellows was released at 12:01 a.m. EST,
Tuesday, September 28, and high school science educator and Dos Pueblos
Engineering Academy Director Amir Abo-Shaeer is among the 23 recipients. Abo-Shaeer earned both his Bachelor's and Master's in Mechanical Engineering at UCSB.