Dr. Edwin Yaz
Dr. Edwin E. Yaz, P.E.Marquette University

Haggerty Hall, 296

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-3376
Curriculum Vitae


Electrical and Computer Engineering

Google Scholar Page


Ph.D. 1982, Electrical Engineering, Bosphorus University 
M.S.E.E., 1979, Electrical Engineering, Bosphorus University 
B.S.E.E., 1976, Electrical Engineering, Bosphorus University

Research Interests

  • Modeling, analysis, estimation, and control of stochastic, nonlinear/chaotic, and uncertain systems
  • Nonlinear and statistical signal processing
  • Applications of control and signal processing to smart micro- and nano-sensor systems and fault diagnostics, prognostics and self-healing in energy generation, transmission and utilization systems
  • Networked control systems
  • Research on improving learning and matching teaching strategies with learning styles
  • Gender issues in STEM education

Selected Recent Publications

X, Wang and E.E. Yaz “Second-Order Fault Tolerant Extended Kalman Filter for Discrete Time Nonlinear Systems” IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, DOI 10.1109/TAC.2019.2908654, 8 pages, 2019.

K. Sothivelr, F. Bender, F. Josse, E.E. Yaz and A. J. Ricco “Quantitative Detection of Complex Mixtures using a Single Chemical Sensor: Analysis of Response Transients using Multi-Stage Estimation” American Chemical Society Sensors Journal,  https://doi.org/10.1021/ acssensors.9b00564, May 2019.

X. Wang, M. A. Reitz and E.E. Yaz "Field Oriented Sliding Mode Control of Surface-Mounted Permanent Magnet AC Motors: Theory and Applications to Electrified Vehicles" IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology Vol. 67, pp. 10343 – 10356, 2018.

X. Wang, E.E. Yaz and S. Schneider "Coupled State-Dependent Riccati Equation Control for Continuous Time Nonlinear Mechatronics Systems" ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, Vol. 140(11), pp. 111013-111013-10 (10 pages), 2018.

X. Wang and E.E. Yaz “Smart Power Grid Synchronization with Fault Tolerant Nonlinear Estimation” IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, vol. 31, pp. 4806-4816, 2016.