Kevin M. Passino





Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Director of the Humanitarian Engineering Center

Current Research:

  1. Interdisciplinary engineering-social sciences research on systems and control theory/engineering for human social, economic, and political systems; group decision making; design and evaluation of complex and large scale "sociotechnological" dynamical systems that involve groups of humans using technologies. Applications to humanitarian engineering.
  2. Interdisciplinary engineering-biology research on distributed decision-making systems (e.g., with a focus on honeybees).