Emilia Silvas



Junior Scientist Innovator @ TNO (Netherlands Organization for Applied Scientific Research)
Visiting Reseacher @ Control Systems Technology Group, Eindhoven University of Technology
Email: emilia.silvas@tno.nl | e.silvas@tue.nl | Tel: +31 40 247 3174

Education

  • Visiting Schoolar (PhD), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, US
  • MSc, Systems and Control, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • BSc, Automation Control and Computer Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania

Honors & Awards

  • 2nd place at Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle Benchmark Competition, 2012
  • 2nd place at Students’ Scientific Research Session, Politehnica University of Bucharest, 2009 for the paper "Techniques for controlling an inverted pendulum"
  • 3nd place at Students’ Scientific Research Session, Politehnica University of Bucharest, 2009 for the paper "Robust Smith-Predictor Controller for Dead-Time Systems"

Community Service


Memberships

  • Board member WISE Network, 2014-present
  • Member, TU/e Graduate School Student Council 2014-present
  • Member, TU/e Educational Committee for Systems and Control Master 2010-2011

Reviewer

  • IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics (2015)
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (2015)
  • Mechatronics - Elsevier (2015)
  • International Journal of Powertrains (2013)
  • IFAC WC: The IFAC World Congress (2014)
  • VPPC: IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (2013,2014)
  • ACC: American Control Conference (2014)
  • E-COSM: IFAC Workshop on Engine and Powertrain Control, Simulation and Modeling (2013, 2015)

Section Chair @ Conferences:

  • VPPC: IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (2013)
  • FISITA: World Automotive Congress (2014)

(Co-) Organizer:

  • Travel Bursary Programme at FISITA (World Automotive Congress) 2014