IGS General Program Chair
Elena Grassi received the electronics engineering diploma from Universidad Simón Bolivar, Venezuela, in 1990. She received the M.A. degree in cognitive and neural systems from Boston University, Boston, MA, in 1993, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Arizona State University, Tempe, in 1999.
From 1990 to 1991, she worked as a Researcher at Intevep S.A., an affiliate of Petroleos de Venezuela. She was a Research Associate at the Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park and a Research Engineer at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington DC. Her research interests include system identification, PID tuning, nonlinear data modeling, robust and adaptive systems, computational neuroscience, and biomimetic engineering. She is the Program Chair for IGS2019.