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Engineering educator

Alan John Laub, Canadian, American engineering educator. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers; member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Control Systems Society (president 1991, Distinguished Member award 1991, Control Systems Technical award 1993), Society Industrial Applied Mathematics, Association Computing Machinery.

Background

Laub, Alan John was born on August 6, 1948 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Came to the United States, 1970. Naturalized, 1984.

Education

Bachelor of Science with honors, University British Columbia, 1969. Master of Science, University Minnesota, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1974.

Career

Assistant professor, Case Western Reserve U., Cleveland, 1974-1975; visiting assistant professor, U. Toronto, Canada, 1975-1977; research scientist, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1977-1979; associate professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1979-1983; professor, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1983-1996; department chairman electrical and computer engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1989-1992; dean College of Engineering, University California Davis, since 1996.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Control Systems Society (president 1991, Distinguished Member award 1991, Control Systems Technical award 1993), Society Industrial Applied Mathematics, Association Computing Machinery.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bridge, tennis.