Project Description

Ali Jadbabaie

Department Head

JR East Professor
Professor in Civil and Environmental Engineering



Room 1-290

77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA, 02139

Telephone: 617.253.7339
Email: jadbabai@MIT.EDU
Research Website:


  • B.S. 1995, Sharif University of Technology
  • M.S. 1997, University of New Mexico
  • Ph.D. 2000, California Institute of Technology

Research Interests

  • Network Science, Network Economics
  • Consensus and information aggregation in social networks
  • Cooperative control of multiagent systems
  • Applications of algebraic topology in coverage and deployment of sensor networks
  • Analysis, optimization, and control of networked dynamical systems in physics, engineering and biology
  • Optimization, and optimal control of nonlinear and hybrid systems
  • Motion coordination and vison-based control of unmanned air and ground vehicles
  • Robust control
  • Spectral Graph theory

Selected Publications

Please visit Professor Jadababaie’s website