Abe Ishihara-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Abe Ishihara

Contact Info:
Abe Ishihara
Carnegie Mellon University
Silicon Valley
Building 23 (MS-202-3)
Moffett Field, CA 94035

Office: B23 #208

Phone: 650-335-2819

Email: abe.ishihara@sv.cmu.edu

Abe Ishihara, Senior Scientist

Areas of Interest

Control of Distributed Parameter Systems (DPS), Optimization and Optimal Control, Time-Delay Systems, Adaptive Control and Neural Networks, Renewable Energy, Photovoltaics


Ph.D., Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University
M.S., Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University
B.S., Electrical Engineering, Minor: Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute


Abraham K. Ishihara received his B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an M.S. and PhD in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Stanford University. His research interests include modeling, analysis, and intelligent control of photovoltaic systems; adaptive and optimal control and control of flexible structures. He has published over 60 technical publications in the areas of control theory and photovoltaics and has served as PI on a number of projects funded by DOE, DARPA, NIH, and NASA. He currently teaches courses in optimal control and photovoltaics.


Research & Course Work