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Azad M Madni

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Professor of Astronautics and SAE Technical Director

Education

  • 1978, PhD, Engineering, University of California Los Angeles
  • 1971, Masters, Engineering, University of California Los Angeles
  • 1968, Bachelors, Engineering, University of California Los Angeles

Biography


Dr. Azad Madni is a Professor in the Department of Astronautical Engineering. He is the Director of the Systems Architecting and Engineering Program. He is also the Co-Director of the Center for Systems and Software Engineering.

Research Summary


Systems Architecting, Complex Adaptive Systems, Resilience Engineering, Model Based Systems Engineering, Behavioral Game Theory,
Integrating Humans with Adaptable Systems, Agile Systems Engineering, Adaptable Platform Based Engineering

Awards


  • - International and National Conferences (CSER, IEEE SMC, INCOSE, HAAMAHA) Keynote & Plenary Speaker
  • - Marquis List Listed in Who's Who in Science and Engineering, Who's Who in Industry and Finance, and Who's Who in America
  • 1999 The U.S. Small Business Administration National Tibbetts Award for California for Excellence in Technology Innovation
  • 2000 Mass Mutual and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Blue Chip Enterprise Award for Entrepreneurship
  • 2000 Technology Council of Southern California Developer of the Year Award
  • 2000 ComputerWorld Magazine Distinguished CEOs of Top 100 Emerging Companies to Watch
  • 2002 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow
  • 2003 Society for Design and Process Science (SDPS) Fellow
  • 2004 Technology Council of Southern California Developer of the Year Award
  • 2004 DARPA Information Processing Technology Office (IPTO) Significant Technical Achievement at 2004 DARPATech
  • 2004 DARPA Information Processing Technology Office (IPTO) Sustained Excellence by a Performer at 2004 DARPATech
  • 2005 International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Fellow
  • 2006 Society of Design and Process Science at the Ninth World Conference on Integrated Design and Process Technology C.V. Ramamoorthy Distinguished Scholar Award
  • 2007 Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers (IETE) Fellow
  • 2008 Society of Design and Process Science at Eleventh World Conference on Integrated Systems, Design, and Process Science President's Award
  • 2008 Viterbi School of Engineering Special Commendation for Performance as Technical Chair of 2008 CSER
  • 2011 International Council on Systems Engineering-Los Angeles (INCOSE-LA) Award for Seminal Contributions to Systems Engineering Research and Education
  • 2011 International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) Pioneer Award
  • 2012 Internation Concil on Systems Engineering (INCOSE)-Los Angeles Chapter Exceptional Achievement for Transformative Advances in Multi-disciplinary Approaches to Systems Engineering
  • 2012 American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow
  • 2012 American Institute for Aerospace and Aeronautics (AIAA) Fellow
  • 2013 INCOSE-Los Angeles Susan C. Ruth Distinguished Service Award
Departments
  • Astronautical Engineering

Office
  • GER 207
  • Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center
  • 3715 McClintock Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90089
  • USC Mail Code: 193

Phone
  • (213) 740-3442

Email
  • azad.madni@usc.edu



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