Publications


Journals:

  1. Laugesen, R., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, M. Ragnisky , “Poisson’s Equation in Nonlinear Filtering” To appear in SIAM Journal of Optimization and Control, 2015.

  2. Deng, K., Y. Sun, S. Li, Y. Lu, J. Brouwer, P. G. Mehta, M. C. Zhou and A. Chakraborty , “Model Predictive Control of Central Chiller Plant with Thermal Energy Storage via Dynamic Programming and Mixed Integer Linear Programming” IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, PP:99, 1-15, September 2014.

  3. Yin, H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn and U. V. Shanbhag , “On the Efficiency of Equilibria in Mean-Field Oscillator Games" Dynamic Games and Applications, 4:2, 177-207, June 2014.

  4. Deng, K., S. Goyal, P. Barooah and P. G. Mehta , "Structure-Preserving Model Reduction of Nonlinear Building Thermal Models" Automatica, 50:4, 1188-1195, April 2014

  5. Yin, H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn and U. V. Shanbhag , “Learning in Mean-Field Games" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 59:3, 629-644, March 2014

  6. Yang, T., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Feedback Particle Filter" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 58:10, 2465-2480, October 2013

  7. Hur, P., K. A. Shorter, P. G Mehta, E. Hsiao-Wecksler , "Invariant Density Analysis: Modeling and Analysis of the Postural Control System Using Markov Chains" IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 59:4, 1094-1100, 2012

  8. Yin H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, U. V. Shanbhag , "Synchronization of Coupled Oscillators is a Game" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control,57:4, 920-935, 2012

  9. Hao H., P. Barooah, P. G. Mehta , "Stability Margin Scaling of Distributed Formation Control as a Function of Network Structure" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 56:4, 923-929, 2011

  10. Deng K., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Optimal Kullback-Leibler aggregation via spectral theory of Markov chains" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 56:12, 2793-2808, 2011

  11. Yin H., U. V. Shanbhag, P. G. Mehta , "Nash Equilibrium Problems with Scaled Congestion Costs and Shared Constraints" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 56:7, 1702-1708, 2011

  12. Vaidya U., P. G. Mehta, U. V. Shanbhag , "Nonlinear Stabilization via Control Lyapunov Measure" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 55:6, 1314-1328, 2010

  13. Sun Y., P. G. Mehta , "Bode-like fundamental performance limitations in control of nonlinear systems" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 55:6, 1390-1405, 2010

  14. Sun Y., P. G. Mehta , "The Kullback-Leibler Rate Pseudo-metric for Comparing Dynamical Systems" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 55:7, 1585-1598, 2010

  15. Mehta P. G., "Controlling Combustion" IEEE Control Systems Magazine, 29:4, 14-17, 2009

  16. Barooah P., P. G. Mehta, J. P. Hespanha , "Mistuning-Based Control Design to Improve Closed-Loop Stability Margin of Vehicular Platoons" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 54:9, 2100-2113, 2009

  17. Yin H., P. Wang, T. Alpcan, P. G. Mehta , "Hopf bifurcation and oscillations in a communication network with heterogeneous delays" Automatica, 45:10, 2358-2367, 2009

  18. Barooah P., P. G. Mehta, J. P. Hespanha , "Mistuning-based Control Design to Improve Closed-Loop Stability of Vehicular Platoons" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 54:9, 2100-2113, 2008

  19. Alpcan T., P. Wang, P. G. Mehta, T. Basar , "A Non-equilibrium Analysis and Control Framework for Active Queue Management" Automatica, 44:10, 2474-2486, 2008

  20. Mehta P. G., U. Vaidya, A. Banaszuk , "Markov Chains, Entropy, and Fundamental Limitations in Non-linear Stabilization" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 53:3, 784-791, 2008

  21. Vaidya U., P. G. Mehta , "Lyapunov Measure for almost Everywhere Stability" IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 53:1, 307-323, 2008

  22. Alpcan T., P. Wang, P. G. Mehta, T. Basar , "A Non-Equilibrium Analysis and Control Framework for Communication Networks" In Proceedings of the Conference on Nonlinear Control Systems, South Africa, 2007

  23. Mehta P. G., B. A. Eisenhower , "Computational Modeling and Analysis of Multiple Steady States in Vapor Compression Systems" Journal of computational and nonlinear dynamics, 2:2, 132-140, 2007

  24. Banaszuk A., P. G. Mehta, G. Hagen , "The role of control in design: From fixing problems to the design of dynamics" Control Engineering Practice, 15:10, 1292-1305, 2007

  25. Mehta P. G., G. Hagen, A. Banaszuk , "Symmetry and Symmetry-breaking for a Wave Equation with Feedback" SIAM Journal on Applied Dynamical Systems, 6:3, 549-575, 2007

  26. Mehta P. G., M. Hessel-von Molo, M. Dellnitz , "Symmetry of Attractors and the Perron-Frobenius Operator" Journal of Difference Equations and Applications, 12:11, 1147-1178, 2006

  27. Banaszuk A., P. G. Mehta, C. A. Jacobson, A. I. Khibnik , "Limits of Achievable Performance of Controlled Combustion Processes" IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, 14:5, 881-895, 2006

  28. Mehta P. G., T. J. Healey , "On steady solutions of symmetry-preserving perturbations of the two-dimensional Couette flow problem" Physics of Fluids, 17:10, 094108, 2005

  29. Healey T. G., P. G. Mehta , "Straightforward computation of spatial equilibria of geometrically exact Cosserat rods"International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 15:3, 949-965, 2005

  30. Mehta P. G., M. C. Soteriou, A. Banaszuk , "Impact of exothermicity on steady and linearized response of a premixed ducted flame" Combustion and flame, 141:4, 392-405, 2005

  31. Mehta P. G. , "A unified well-posed computational approach for the 2D Orr-Sommerfeld problem" Journal of Computational Physics, 199:2, 541-557, 2004


Conference:

  1. Taghvaei A., P. G. Mehta. Gain Function Approximation in the Feedback Particle Filter. Submitted to the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2016.

  2. Zhang C., A. Taghvaei, P. G. Mehta. Attitude Estimation with Feedback Particle Filter. Submitted to the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2016.

  3. Deng K., Y. Sun, A. Chakraborty, Y. Lu, J. Brouwer, P. G. Mehta, "Optimal Scheduling of Chiller Plant with Thermal Energy Storage using Mixed Integer Linear Programming" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, Washington DC, 2013

  4. Tilton A., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, "Multi-dimensional Feedback Particle Filter for Coupled Oscillators" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, Washington DC, 2421-2427, 2013

  5. Yang T., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, "Feedback Particle Filter for a Continuous-time Markov Chain" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, Washington DC, 6068-73,, 2013

  6. Deng K., P. Barooah, P. G. Mehta , "Mean-field control for energy efficient buildings" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 3044-3049, 2012

  7. Tilton A., T. Yang, H. Yin, P. G. Mehta , "Feedback Particle Filter-based Multiple Target Tracking using Bearing-only Measurements" In Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Information Fusion (FUSION), 2058-2064, 2012

  8. Sun Y., A. Speranzon, P. G. Mehta , "Convergence rate for distributed optimization methods: Novel bounds and distributed step size computation" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 3712-3717, 2012

  9. Tilton A. K., E. Hsiao-Wecksler, P. G. Mehta , "Filtering with Rhythms: Application to estimation of gait cycle" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 3433-3438, 2012

  10. Yang T., R. S. Laugesen, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Multivariable Feedback Particle Filter" In Proceedings of the IEEE 51st Annual Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 4063-4070, 2012

  11. Yang T., G. Huang, P. G. Mehta , "Joint Probabilistic Data Association-Feedback Particle Filter for Multiple Target Tracking Applications" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 820-826, 2012

  12. Yang T., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "A Mean Field Control-Oriented Approach to Particle Filtering" In Proceedings of American Control Conference (ACC), 2037-2043, 2011

  13. Deng K., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, M. Vidyasagar , "A recursive learning algorithm for model reduction of Hidden Markov Models" In Proceedings of the 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European Control Conference (CDC-ECC), 4674-4679, 2011

  14. Yin H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, U. V. Shanbhag , "Bifurcation Analysis of a Heterogeneous Mean-Field Oscillator Game" In Proceedings of the 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European Control Conference (CDC-ECC), 3895-3900, 2011

  15. Yin H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, U. V. Shanbhag , "On the efficiency of equilibria in Mean-field Oscillator Games" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 2011, 5354-5359, 2011

  16. Yin H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, U. V. Shanbhag , "Bifurcation analysis of a heterogeneous mean-field oscillator game model" In Proceedings of the 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European Control Conference (CDC-ECC), 3895-3900, 2011

  17. Yang T., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Feedback Particle Filter with Mean-field Coupling" In the Proceedings of the 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control and European Control Conference (CDC-ECC), 7909-7916, 2011

  18. Cohen J., G. Hagen, A. Banaszuk, S. Becz, P. G. Mehta , "Attenuation of Combustor Pressure Oscillations using Symmetry Breaking" 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, 2011

  19. Sun Y., P. G. Mehta ,"Fundamental Performance Limitations with Kullback-Leibler Control Cost" In Proceedings of the 49th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 7063-7068, 2010

  20. Deng K., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, "Aggregation-based model reduction of a Hidden Markov Model" In Proceedings of the 49th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), Atlanta, 6183-6188, 2010

  21. Yin H., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, U. V. Shanbhag , "Learning in Mean-field Oscillator Games" In the Proceedings of the 49th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 3125-3132, 2010

  22. Deng K., P. Barooah, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Building Thermal Model Reduction via Aggregation of States" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 2010, 2010

  23. Yin H., C. L. Cox, P. G. Mehta, U. V. Shanbhag , "Bifurcation Analysis of a Thalamic Relay Neuron Model" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 337-342, 2009

  24. Sun Y., P. G. Mehta , "The Kullback-Leibler Rate Metric for Comparing Dynamical Systems" In Proceedings of the 2009 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control held jointly with the 2009 28th Chinese Control Conference, 8363-8368, 2009

  25. Barooah P., P. G. Mehta , "Optimal Mistuning for Improved Stability of Vehicular Platoons" Proceedings of the 2009 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control held jointly with the 2009 28th Chinese Control Conference, 3020-3025, 2009

  26. Hao H., P. Barooah, P. G. Mehta , "Distributed Control of Two Dimensional Vehicular Formations: Stability Margin Improvement by Mistuning" In the Proceedings of the ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Conference, 699-706, 2009

  27. Deng K., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "A Simulation-based Method for Aggregating Markov Chains" Proceedings of the 2009 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control held jointly with the 2009 28th Chinese Control Conference, 4710-4716, 2009

  28. Yin H., U. V. Shanbhag, P. G. Mehta , "Nash Equilibrium Problems with Congestion Costs and Shared Constraints"In Proceedings of the 2009 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control held jointly with the 2009 28th Chinese Control Conference, 4649- 4654, 2009

  29. Chen W., D. Huang, A. A. Kulkarni, J. Unnikrishnan, Q. Zhu, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, A. Wierman , "Approximate Dynamic Programming using Fluid and Diffusion Approximations with Applications to Power Management"Proceedings of the 2009 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control held jointly with the 2009 28th Chinese Control Conference, 3575-3580, 2009

  30. Deng K., Y. Sun, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "An Information-Theoretic Framework to Aggregate a Markov chain" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 2009, 731-736, 2009

  31. Mehta P. G., S. P. Meyn, "Q-learning and Pontryagin's Minimum Principle" In Proceedings of the 2009 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control held jointly with the 2009 28th Chinese Control Conference, 3598-3605, 2009

  32. Yin H. , P. Wang, T. Alpcan, P. G. Mehta , "Hopf Bifurcation and Oscillations in Homogeneous Communication Networks" Proceedings of International Federation of Control (IFAC) World Congress, 17:1, 12994-99, Seoul, Korea, July , 2008

  33. Sun Y., P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Belief Propagation in Feedback Systems: Connections to Bode and Observability"In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 1268-1273, 2008

  34. Deng K., W. Chen, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Resource Pooling for Optimal Evacuation of a Large Building" In Proceedings of the 47th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 5565-5570, 2008

  35. Niedbalski J. S., K. Deng, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn , "Model Reduction for Reduced Order Estimation in Traffic Models" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 914-919, 2008

  36. Niedbalski J. S., P. G. Mehta , "Simulation and Estimation of Traffic Dynamics on a Graph" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 5064-5069, 2007

  37. Sun Y., P. G. Mehta , "Fundamental Performance Limitations via Entropy Estimates with Hidden Markov models" In Proceedings of the 46th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 3982-3988, 2007

  38. Barooah P., P. G. Mehta, J. P. Hespanha , "Control of Large Vehicular Platoons: Improving Closed Loop Stability by Mistuning" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 4666-4671, 2007

  39. Li F., G. Tadmor, A. Banaszuk, B. R. Noack, P. G. Mehta , "A Reduced Order Galerkin Model for the Reacting Flameholder" In Proceedings of the 3rd AIAA Flow Control Conference, 2006-3487, 2006

  40. Alpcan T., P. G. Mehta, T. Basar, U. Vaidya , "Control of Non-equilibrium Dynamics in Communication Networks" In the Proceedings of the 45th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 5216-5221, 2006

  41. Vaidya U., P. G. Mehta , "Computation of Lyapunov Measure for almost Everywhere Stability" In the Proceedings of the 45th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 5228-5233, 2006

  42. Mehta P. G., M. Dorobantu, A. Banaszuk , "Graph based Multi-scale Analysis of Building System Transport Models"In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 1110-15, 2006

  43. Erickson R. R., M. C. Soteriou, P. G. Mehta , "The Influence of Temperature Ratio on the Dynamics of Bluff Body Stabilized Flames" In Proceedings of the 44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, NV, AIAA-2006-0753, 2006

  44. Soteriou M., R. Erickson, P. G. Mehta , "The recirculation dynamics of bluff body stabilized premixed combustion." Bulletin of the American Physical Society, 2005

  45. Mehta P. G., U. Vaidya , "On Stochastic Analysis Approaches for Comparing Complex Systems" In Proceedings of the 44th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control European Control Conference (CDC-ECC'05), 8082-8087, 2005

  46. Banaszuk A., P. G. Mehta, I. Mezic , "Spectral balance: a frequency domain framework for analysis of nonlinear dynamical systems" In Proceedings of the 43rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), 2244-2249, 2004

  47. Mehta P. G., M. C. Soteriou, A. Banaszuk , "Distributed control-oriented modeling of thermoacoustic dynamics in a duct" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 5692-5697, 2004

  48. Mehta P. G., T. J. Healey , "Near-degeneracy, Homotopy, and Nonbifurcating Solutions" APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts, 2003

  49. Mehta P. G., M. C. Soteriou , "Reduced Order Modeling of Premixed Flame Dynamics in Bluffbody Combustors" APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts, 2003

  50. Hagen G., P. G. Mehta , "On steady solutions of a pde model of compressor stall" In Proceedings of the 42nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2003, 1848-1853, 2003

  51. Mehta P. G., M. C. Soteriou, A. Banaszuk, I. Mezic , "Fuel control of a ducted bluffbody flame" In Proceedings of the 42nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 2340-2345, 2003

  52. Banaszuk A., P. G. Mehta, G. Hagen, J. Oppelstrup , "A linear model for control of thermoacoustic instabilities on annular domain" In Proceedings of the 42nd IEEE Conference of the Decision and Control, 2346-2351, 2003

  53. Mehta P. G., M. C. Soteriou , "Combustion heat release effects on the dynamics of bluff body stabilized premixed reacting flows" Proceedings of the 41st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, NV, 2003-0835, 2003

  54. Mehta P. G., A. Banaszuk, C. A. Jacobson , "Framework for studying limitations of achievable performance in control of nonlinear combustion processes" Proceedings of the International Federation of Automatic Control World Congress, Barcelona, Spain, 2002

  55. Mehta P. G., M.Soteriou, A. Banaszuk , "Model-based investigation of control of thermoacoustic instability using flow control" APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts, 2001

  56. Mehta P. G., A. Banaszuk , "On the identification of a nonlinear function in a feedback loop" In Proceedings of the 40th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, 4320-4325, 2001

  57. Banaszuk A., C. A. Jacobson, A. I. Khibnik, P. G. Mehta , "Linear and nonlinear analysis of controlled combustion processes. I. Linear analysis" In Proceedings of the 1999 IEEE International Conference of Control Applications, 1999

  58. Mehta P. G., A. C. Zander, W. P. Patrick, Y. Zhang , "Active acoustic treatment (AAT)-a step toward a perfect sound absorber" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference (ACC), 2611-2615, 1998

  59. Zhang Y., P. G. Mehta, R. R. Bitmead, C. R. Johnson Jr , "Direct adaptive control for tonal disturbance rejection" In Proceedings of the American Control Conference, 1480-1482, 1998

  60. Chait Y., C. V. Hollot, P. G. Mehta, Y. Zheng , "Active noise control in ducts using non-adaptive feedforward/feedback control" NOISE-CON 96, 379-384, 1996

  61. Mehta P. G., Y. Zheng, Y. Chait, C. V. Hollot , "A New Approach to Active Noise Control in Ducts" ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Active Control of Vibration and Noise, 25-36, 1996


Other:

  1. Huang D., W. Chen, P. G. Mehta, S. P. Meyn, A. Surana , "Feature Selection for Neuro-Dynamic Programming" In F. Lewis and D. Liu (Ed.), Reinforcement Learning and Approximate Dynamic Programming for Feedback Control, pages 535-559, IEEE Press Series on Computational Intelligence, 2012

  2. Hagen G. S., A. Banaszuk, P. G. Mehta, J. M. Cohen, W. Proscia , "Method for Control of Thermoacoustic Instabilities in a Combustor" US Patent Number: 8037688, 2008

  3. Hagen G. S., A. Banaszuk, P. G. Mehta, J. M. Cohen, W. Proscia , "Method for Control of Thermoacoustic Instabilities in a Combustor" European Patent Number: EP1906093 , 2008