Somayeh Sojoudi

Assistant Professor-In-Residence

5114 Etcheverry Hall

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA 94720-1740



Biography and CV

Somayeh Sojoudi is an Assistant Professor-In-Residence in the Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences at the University of California, Berkeley. She received her PhD degree in Control & Dynamical Systems from California Institute of Technology in 2013. She was an Assistant Research Scientist at New York University School of Medicine from 2013 to 2015. She has worked on several interdisciplinary problems in optimization theory, control theory, machine learning, data analytics, and power systems. Somayeh Sojoudi is an associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid and a member of the Conference Editorial Board of the IEEE Control Systems Society. She is a co-recipient of the 2015 INFORMS Optimization Society Prize for Young Researchers and a co-recipient of the 2016 INFORMS ENRE Energy Best Publication Award. She is a co-author of a best student paper award finalist for the 53rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control 2014.


Control theory, optimization theory, machine learning, algorithms, and data science. 


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