Airlie Chapman

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  • Ph.D. Candidate in Aeronautics & Astronautics, University of Washington (present)
  • M.Sc. in Mathematics, University of Washington (present)
  • M.Eng. in Research, University of Sydney (2008)
  • B.Eng. in Aeronautical (Space), University of Sydney (2006)
  • B.Sc. in Adv. Mathematics and Physics, University of Sydney (2006)

Research Interests

  • Networked Dynamic Systems
  • Multi-agent Systems
  • Control Theory
  • Graph Theory
  • Network Security
  • Semi-Autonomous Networks
  • Advection on Graphs
  • Network Controllability

Journals and Book Chapters

  • Airlie Chapman, Marzieh Nabi-Abdolyousefi and Mehran Mesbahi (2013) "Controllability and Observability of Network-of-Networks via Cartesian Products". In IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control. (submitted)
  • Airlie Chapman and Mehran Mesbahi (2013) "Security and Infiltration of Networks: A Structural Controllability and Observability Perspective". In Springer's Lecture Notes on Control and Information Sciences. (to appear)
  • Airlie Chapman and Mehran Mesbahi (2013) "UAV Swarms: Models and Effective Interfaces". In Handbook of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, Springer. (to appear)
  • Airlie Chapman and Mehran Mesbahi (2013) Semi-Autonomous Consensus: Network Measures and Adaptive Trees, 19-31. In IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 58 (1).
  • Airlie Chapman and Mehran Mesbahi (2012) System Theoretic Aspects of Influenced Consensus: Single Input Case, 1505-1511. In IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 57 (6).
  • Peter Domachuk, Airlie Chapman, Eric Magi, Michael J. Steel, Hong C. Hguyen, and Benjamin J. Eggleton (2005) "Transverse characterization of high air-fill fraction tapered photonic crystal fiber", 3885-92. In Applied Optics 44 (19).



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Selected Awards

  • College of Engineering Dean's Fellowship (2012-2013)
  • IROS Student Travel Award (2012)
  • Graduate School Fund for Excellence and Innovation (GSFEI) Graduate Student Travel Award (2011,2012)
  • Amelia Earhart Fellowship (2010-2011,2011-2012)
  • CDC-ECC Student Travel Award (2011)
  • Best Session Presentation Award, American Control Conference (2011)
  • Kambala Leadership Scholarship (2011)
  • ACC Student Travel Award (2011, 2012)
  • Clarimont L. Egtvedt Fellowship, University of Washington (2010-2011)
  • Outstanding Female Engineer Award, University of Washington (2010)
  • Best Student Paper Finalist, 1st IFAC Workshop on Estimation and Control of Networked Systems (2009)
  • Andris Vagners Memorial Fellowship, University of Washington (2008-2009)
  • Australian Postgraduate Award (2007-2008)
  • University of Sydney Merit Scholarship (2002-2006)