Claudio Olmi is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at the University of Houston. He received his B.S. and M.S. degree in Computer and Systems Engineering from the University of Houston. He specializes in System Integration of hybrid Mechanical and Electrical systems with focus on Software Programming, Analog and Digital Hardware Design, Internet Technologies for Remote Operations, Digital Controls, and NI LabVIEW Programming. Olmi worked in projects using Smart Materials applied to Civil and Mechanical Structures for in laboratory and remote operations from where he published two journal papers and several conference presentations. He is a student member of IEEE.
Han Wang is currently a Ph.D. student of Mechanical Engineering in University of Houston. His research interests are Intelligent Controls, Nonlinear Control Systems and Modeling, Fault Detection and Isolation, and Control of Smart Materials.