## 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 algorithms for computation and optimization over networks, resource allocation in wireless communication networks, control and operation of wind farms, and computationally efficient digital signal processing implementation.

- "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.

- AME 4383 Control Systems, Fall 2013, Fall 2015, Fall 2016.
- ECE 2723 Electrical Circuits I, Fall 2015, Fall 2016.
- 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 2007–2017.
- 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., 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.

- O. T. Ogunsola, L. Song, and C. Y. Tang, "Minimization of Electricity Demand and Cost for Multi-Zone Buildings: Part I --- Modeling and Validation," accepted to
*Science and Technology for the Built Environment*, 2017. - J. Lu and C. Y. Tang, "A Distributed Algorithm for Solving Positive Definite Linear Equations over Networks with Membership Dynamics," accepted to
*IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems*, 2016. - 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.

- 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.