Laurent Lessard

Laurent Lessard
Theory research at the intersection of robust control and large-scale optimization.

Years at WID

2015 - present

Education

  • B.A.Sc., Engineering Science, University of Toronto
  • M.S., Aeronautics & Astronautics, Stanford University
  • Ph.D., Aeronautics & Astronautics, Stanford University

Research Description

Laurent Lessard’s interests lie at the intersection of control theory and optimization. Topics include:

  • control of systems with structural or information constraints
  • robust and nonlinear control
  • large-scale optimization and optimization algorithms

Affiliations

Department of Computer Sciences