## Choon Yik TangAssociate ProfessorSchool of Electrical and Computer Engineering University of Oklahoma 110 W Boyd St, Rm 150 Norman, OK 73019 (405) 325-8131 (405) 325-7066 (Fax) cytang@ou.edu http://cytang.oucreate.com |

- Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering: Systems, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2003.
- M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 1997.
- B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, 1996.

- Assistant/Associate Professor, School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK, 2006–present.
- Visiting Scholar, Coordinated Science Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL, June 2014–October 2014.
- Research Scientist, Honeywell Laboratories, Minneapolis, MN, 2004–2006.
- Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 2003–2004.

- Systems and control theory, distributed computation and optimization, networked dynamical systems, control and operation of energy systems, and resource allocation in wireless networks.

- "Control-Theoretic Approaches to Communication-Efficient, Distributed Convex Optimization over Wireless Networks," National Science Foundation, Grant CMMI-0900806, PI: C. Y. Tang.
- "Control and Operation of Large-Scale Wind Farms in the Power System," National Science Foundation, Grant ECCS-0926038, PI: C. Y. Tang, Co-PIs: J. N. Jiang and R. G. Ramakumar.
- "Computationally Efficient Linear Transforms for Next-Generation Remote Sensing Systems," National Science Foundation, Grant ECCS-0925873, PI: M. B. Yeary, Co-PI: C. Y. Tang.
- "II-New: TurboRAN: Testbed for Ultra-Dense Multi-Band Control and Data Plane Split Radio Access Networks of the Future," National Science Foundation, Grant CNS-1730650, PI: A. Imran, Co-PIs: H. H. Refai, C. Y. Tang, S. Cheng, and T. Runolfsson.

- AME 4383 Control Systems, Fall 2013, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Fall 2017.
- ECE 2723 Electrical Circuits I, Fall 2015, Fall 2016, Fall 2017.
- ECE 3793 Signals and Systems, Fall 2007, Fall 2008, Fall 2010, Fall 2011.
- ECE 5403 Linear Systems Analysis, Fall 2009, Fall 2012, Fall 2013.
- ECE 5413 Control Theory, Spring 2007–2018.
- ECE 6973 Sensors Engineering and Networking, co-taught, Spring 2007.

- Jie Lu, Ph.D., 2011.
- Yi Guo, Ph.D., 2012.
- Nesreen Alsbou, Ph.D., co-chair, 2012.
- Wei Wang, Ph.D., 2016.
- Mu Yang, Ph.D., 2017.
- Junke Wang, Ph.D., co-chair, in progress.
- Neil D. Castelino, M.S., 2011.
- Paul R. Regier, M.S., 2011.
- Thinh T. Doan, M.S., 2013.

- J. N. Jiang, C. Y. Tang, and R. G. Ramakumar,
*Control and Operation of Grid-Connected Wind Farms*, Advances in Industrial Control, Springer, Cham, Switzerland, 2016.

- J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "A Gossip Algorithm for Convex Consensus Optimization," in
*Advances in Systems Theory: Control, Communication Networks, Production Systems, and Rational Behavior*, P. T. Kabamba and J. Li, editors, pp. 223–243, WingSpan Press, Livermore, CA, 2009. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "On Discrete Variable Structure Control with Switching Sector," in
*Variable Structure Systems, Sliding Mode and Nonlinear Control*, K. D. Young and Ü. Özgüner, editors, pp. 27–41, Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences 247, Springer, London, United Kingdom, 1999.

- J. Liu, P. E. Paré, A. Nedić, C. Y. Tang, C. L. Beck, and T. Başar, "Analysis and Control of a Continuous-Time Bi-Virus Model," conditionally accepted to
*IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control*, 2018. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "A Distributed Algorithm for Solving Positive Definite Linear Equations over Networks with Membership Dynamics,"
*IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems*, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 215–227, 2018. - O. T. Ogunsola, L. Song, and C. Y. Tang, "Minimization of Electricity Demand and Cost for Multi-Zone Buildings: Part I---Modeling and Validation,"
*Science and Technology for the Built Environment*, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 998–1012, 2017. - Y. Guo, P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, H. R. Ossareh, and C. Y. Tang, "Quasilinear Control of Wind Farm Power Output,"
*IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology*, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 1555–1562, 2015. - S. H. Hosseini, C. Y. Tang, and J. N. Jiang, "Calibration of a Wind Farm Wind Speed Model with Incomplete Wind Data,"
*IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy*, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 343–350, 2014. - Y. Guo, S. H. Hosseini, C. Y. Tang, J. N. Jiang, and R. G. Ramakumar, "An Approximate Wind Turbine Control System Model for Wind Farm Power Control,"
*IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy*, vol. 4, no. 1, pp. 262–274, 2013. - M. B. Gately, M. B. Yeary, and C. Y. Tang, "An Algorithm for Jointly Optimizing Quantization and Multiple Constant Multiplication,"
*ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems*, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 42:1–42:24, 2012. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "Zero-Gradient-Sum Algorithms for Distributed Convex Optimization: The Continuous-Time Case,"
*IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control*, vol. 57, no. 9, pp. 2348–2354, 2012. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "Controlled Hopwise Averaging and Its Convergence Rate,"
*IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control*, vol. 57, no. 4, pp. 1005–1012, 2012. - Y. Guo, S. H. Hosseini, J. N. Jiang, C. Y. Tang, and R. G. Ramakumar, "Voltage/Pitch Control for Maximisation and Regulation of Active/Reactive Powers in Wind Turbines with Uncertainties,"
*IET Renewable Power Generation*, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 99–109, 2012. - J. Lu, C. Y. Tang, P. R. Regier, and T. D. Bow, "Gossip Algorithms for Convex Consensus Optimization over Networks,"
*IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control*, vol. 56, no. 12, pp. 2917–2923, 2011. - C. Y. Tang, Y. Guo, and J. N. Jiang, "Nonlinear Dual-Mode Control of Variable-Speed Wind Turbines with Doubly Fed Induction Generators,"
*IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology*, vol. 19, no. 4, pp. 744–756, 2011. - J. Flinn, P. T. Kabamba, W.-C. Lin, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Collaborative Power Management in WPANs Using Rational Controllers: A Case Study,"
*Mathematical Problems in Engineering*, vol. 2005, no. 5, pp. 491–501, 2005. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Ranking and Adaptive Ranking CDMA,"
*IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking*, vol. 13, no. 3, pp. 622–635, 2005. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Optimal, Suboptimal, and Adaptive Threshold Policies for Power Efficiency of Wireless Networks,"
*IEEE Transactions on Information Theory*, vol. 51, no. 4, pp. 1359–1376, 2005. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Control and Adaptation of TDMA in Wireless Networks,"
*Dynamics of Continuous, Discrete and Impulsive Systems Series B: Applications and Algorithms*, vol. 11, no. 4–5, pp. 453–473, 2004. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, W. E. Stark, and C. Y. Tang, "Feedforward Control of Data Rate in Wireless Networks,"
*IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology*, vol. 51, no. 5, pp. 1206–1222, 2002. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "Sliding Surface Design for Discrete VSS Using LQR Technique with a Preset Real Eigenvalue,"
*Systems and Control Letters*, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 1–7, 2002. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "Discrete Variable Structure Control for Linear Multivariable Systems,"
*ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control*, vol. 122, no. 4, pp. 783–792, 2000.

- M. Yang and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Computation of the Perron-Frobenius Eigenvector,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 1883–1888, Las Vegas, NV, 2016. - J. Liu, P. E. Paré, A. Nedić, C. Y. Tang, C. L. Beck, and T. Başar, "On the Analysis of a Continuous-Time Bi-Virus Model,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 290–295, Las Vegas, NV, 2016. - W. Wang and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Estimation of Closeness Centrality,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 4860–4865, Osaka, Japan, 2015. - M. Yang and C. Y. Tang, "A Distributed Algorithm for Solving General Linear Equations over Networks,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 3580–3585, Osaka, Japan, 2015. - W. Wang and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Estimation of Betweenness Centrality,"
*Proc. Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing*, pp. 250–257, Monticello, IL, 2015. - M. Yang and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Estimation of Graph Spectrum,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 2703–2708, Chicago, IL, 2015. - W. Wang and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Computation of Classic and Exponential Closeness on Tree Graphs,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 2090–2095, Portland, OR, 2014. - Y. Guo, P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, H. R. Ossareh, and C. Y. Tang, "Quasilinear Control Approach to Wind Farm Power Control,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 1307–1312, Florence, Italy, 2013. - W. Wang and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Computation of Node and Edge Betweenness on Tree Graphs,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 43–48, Florence, Italy, 2013. - Y. Guo, W. Wang, C. Y. Tang, J. N. Jiang, and R. G. Ramakumar, "Model Predictive and Adaptive Wind Farm Power Control,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 2890–2897, Washington, DC, 2013. - T. T. Doan and C. Y. Tang, "Continuous-Time Constrained Distributed Convex Optimization,"
*Proc. Allerton Conference on Communication, Control, and Computing*, pp. 1482–1489, Monticello, IL, 2012. - M. B. Gately, M. B. Yeary, and C. Y. Tang, "Multiple Real-Constant Multiplication with Improved Cost Model and Greedy and Optimal Searches,"
*Proc. IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems*, pp. 588–591, Seoul, South Korea, 2012. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "Convergence Rate of Controlled Hopwise Averaging on Various Graphs,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 4290–4295, Orlando, FL, 2011. - S. Nikookhoy, J. Lu, and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Convex Optimization with Identical Constraints,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 2926–2931, Orlando, FL, 2011. - Y. Guo, C. Y. Tang, and J. N. Jiang, "Wind Farms with Kinetic Energy Release: A Control Perspective,"
*Proc. Frontiers of Power Conference*, pp. II-1–II-8, Stillwater, OK, 2011. - Y. Guo, S. H. Hosseini, C. Y. Tang, and J. N. Jiang, "An Approximate Model of Wind Turbine Control Systems for Wind Farm Power Control,"
*Proc. IEEE Power and Energy Society General Meeting*, pp. 1–7, Detroit, MI, 2011. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "Zero-Gradient-Sum Algorithms for Distributed Convex Optimization: The Continuous-Time Case,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 5474–5479, San Francisco, CA, 2011. - M. B. Gately, M. B. Yeary, and C. Y. Tang, "Reduced-Hardware Digital Filter Design via Joint Quantization and Multiple Constant Multiplication Optimization,"
*Proc. IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech and Signal Processing*, pp. 4368–4371, Prague, Czech Republic, 2011. - C. Lin, J. N. Jiang, C. Y. Tang, and T. Runolfsson, "A Study on the Impact of Control on PV Curve Associated with Doubly Fed Induction Generators,"
*Proc. IEEE Power Systems Conference and Exposition*, pp. 1–7, Phoenix, AZ, 2011. - Y. Guo, S. H. Hosseini, J. N. Jiang, and C. Y. Tang, "Voltage/Pitch Control for Maximization and Regulation of Active/Reactive Powers in Wind Turbines with Uncertainties,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 3956–3963, Atlanta, GA, 2010. - J. Lu, P. R. Regier, and C. Y. Tang, "Control of Distributed Convex Optimization,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 489–495, Atlanta, GA, 2010. - J. Lu, C. Y. Tang, P. R. Regier, and T. D. Bow, "A Gossip Algorithm for Convex Consensus Optimization over Networks,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 301–308, Baltimore, MD, 2010. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Asynchronous Algorithms for Solving Positive Definite Linear Equations over Networks---Part II: Wireless Networks,"
*Proc. IFAC Workshop on Estimation and Control of Networked Systems*, pp. 258–263, Venice, Italy, 2009. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "Distributed Asynchronous Algorithms for Solving Positive Definite Linear Equations over Networks---Part I: Agent Networks,"
*Proc. IFAC Workshop on Estimation and Control of Networked Systems*, pp. 252–257, Venice, Italy, 2009. - C. Y. Tang and J. Lu, "Controlled Hopwise Averaging: Bandwidth/Energy-Efficient Asynchronous Distributed Averaging for Wireless Networks,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 1561–1568, St. Louis, MO, 2009. - Y. Guo, J. N. Jiang, and C. Y. Tang, "Nonlinear Control of Wind Power Generation Systems,"
*Proc. IEEE Power Systems Conference and Exposition*, pp. 1–7, Seattle, WA, 2009. - J. N. Jiang and C. Y. Tang, "Several Issues in Operation of Large-Scale Wind Farms,"
*Proc. Frontiers of Power Conference*, pp. X-1–X-17, Stillwater, OK, 2008. - P. T. Kabamba, W.-C. Lin, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Rational Controllers in Computer/Communication Networks,"
*Proc. IFAC World Congress*, pp. 15427–15432, Seoul, South Korea, 2008. - K. Z. Haigh, O. Olofinboba, and C. Y. Tang, "Designing an Implementable User-Oriented Objective Function for MANETs,"
*Proc. IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control*, pp. 693–698, London, United Kingdom, 2007. - F. Liu, M. Brenner, and C. Y. Tang, "Signal Deformation Monitoring Scheme Implemented in a Prototype Local Area Augmentation System Ground Installation,"
*Proc. International Technical Meeting of the Satellite Division of the Institute of Navigation*, pp. 367–380, Fort Worth, TX, 2006. - K. Z. Haigh, S. Varadarajan, and C. Y. Tang, "Automatic Learning-Based MANET Cross-Layer Parameter Configuration,"
*Proc. IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems Workshops*, pp. 84, Lisbon, Portugal, 2006. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Control and Adaptation of TDMA in Wireless Networks,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 3611–3616, Boston, MA, 2004. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Optimal, Suboptimal and Adaptive Threshold Policies for Power Efficiency of Wireless Networks,"
*Proc. IEEE International Conference on Communications*, pp. 45–50, Anchorage, AK, 2003. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, and C. Y. Tang, "Ranking CDMA,"
*NSF Advanced Networking Infrastructure and Research Division Principal Investigator Meeting*, Reston, VA, 2003. - P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, W. E. Stark, and C. Y. Tang, "Feedforward Control of Data Rate in Wireless Networks,"
*Proc. IEEE Conference on Decision and Control*, pp. 1043–1048, Orlando, FL, 2001. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "Sliding Surface Design for Discrete VSS Using LQR Technique with a Preset Real Eigenvalue,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 520–524, San Diego, CA, 1999. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "On Discrete Variable Structure Control with Switching Sector,"
*Proc. International Workshop on Variable Structure Systems*, pp. 11–17, Longboat Key, FL, 1998. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "Discrete Variable Structure Control for Linear Multivariable Systems: The Output Feedback Case,"
*Proc. ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Division*, pp. 355–360, Anaheim, CA, 1998. - C. Y. Tang and E. A. Misawa, "Discrete Variable Structure Control for Linear Multivariable Systems: The State Feedback Case,"
*Proc. American Control Conference*, pp. 114–118, Philadelphia, PA, 1998.

- L. Song and C. Y. Tang, "Monitoring System for Residential HVAC Systems," United States Patent Application No. 62/625,089, 2018.
- P. T. Kabamba, S. M. Meerkov, W. E. Stark, and C. Y. Tang, "Method and Controller for Data Rate Adaptation in Wireless Communication Networks," United States Patent No. 7,257,085, 2007.