Biography

 

Raphael Jungers is a Professor at UCLouvain, Belgium. His main interests lie in the fields of Computer Science, Graph Theory, Optimization and Control. He received a Ph.D. in Mathematical Engineering from UCLouvain (2008), and a M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics, both from the Ecole Centrale Paris, (2004), and from UCLouvain (2005).


He has held various invited positions, at the Université Libre de Bruxelles (2008-2009), at the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (2009-2010), at the University of L´Aquila (2011, 2013, 2016), and at the University of California Los Angeles (2016-2017).

He is a FNRS, BAEF, and Fulbright fellow. He has been an Editor at large for the IEEE CDC, Associate Editor for the IEEE CSS Conference Editorial Board, and the journals NAHS (2015-2016), Systems and Control Letters (2016-2017), IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (2015-2020), Automatica (2020-). He was the recipient of the IBM Belgium 2009 award and a finalist of the ERCIM Cor Baayen award 2011. He was the co-recipient of the SICON best paper award 2013-2014, the HSCC2020 best paper award, and an ERC 2019 laureate.