Professor Antonios Tsourdos - Imagine Festival

Professor Tsourdos obtained a MEng on Electronic, Control and Systems Engineering from the University of Sheffield (1995), an MSc on Systems Engineering from Cardiff University (1996) and a PhD on Nonlinear Robust Autopilot Design and Analysis from Cranfield University (1999).

He joined the Cranfield University in 1999 as lecturer, appointed Head of the Autonomous Systems Group in 2007 and professor of control engineering in 2009. Professor Tsourdos was member of the Team Stellar, the winning team for the UK MoD Grand Challenge (2008) and the IET Innovation Award (Category Team, 2009).
Professor Tsourdos is an editorial board member of:

  • Proceedings of the IMechE Part G Journal of Aerospace Engineering
  • International Journal of Systems Science
  • IEEE Transactions of Instrumentation and Measurement
  • Aerospace Science & Technology
  • Systems Science & Control Engineering
  • International Journal of Aeronautical and Space Sciences.

Professor Tsourdos is a member of the IFAC Technical Committees on Aerospace Control, on Networked Systems, Discrete Event and Hybrid Systems, and Intelligent Autonomous Vehicles. In addition, he isĀ also a member of the AIAA Technical Committee on Guidance, Control and Navigation; AIAA Unmanned Systems Program Committee; IEEE Control System Society Technical Committee on Aerospace Control (TCAC) and IET Robotics & Mechatronics Executive.