Rodriguez_ArmandoWEBName: Armando Rodriguez

Position at ASU: Professor of Control Engineering, School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

Leadership Role: Faculty Advisor, SPARCe

Bio: Prior to joining the ASU faculty in 1990, Armando A. Rodriguez worked at MIT, IBM, AT&T Bell Laboratories, and Raytheon Missile Systems. He has also consulted for Eglin Air Force Base, Boeing Defense and Space Systems, Honeywell, and NASA. He has published over 195 technical papers in refereed journals and conference proceedings. He has authored three engineering texts. Professor Rodriguez has given over 70 invited presentations – 13 plenary – at international and national forums, conferences, and corporations. Since 1994, he has directed an extensive engineering mentoring research program that has served over 300 students. He has served as the co-director of an NSF-WAESO funded Bridge to the Doctorate Program involving 12 NSF fellows. He is currently serving on the following National Academies panels: Survivability and Lethality Analysis, Army Research Laboratory (ARL) Autonomous Systems.