# Istvan G. Lauko

- Office: EMS E441
- Math Department Phone: (414) 229-4836
- Math Department Fax: (414) 229-4907
- US Mail: P. O. Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201-0143

## Spring 2009 teaching

Math 232 **Calculus
and Analytic Geometry II**** **

** **Continuation of Math 231. Prereq: grade
of C or better in Math 226(P), 227(P), 228(P), 229(P), or 231(P).

Math 602 **Advanced
Engineering Mathematics II **

** **Continuation of Math 601. Prereq: jr
st; Math 601(P).

## Research Interests

- Process control and simulation: nonlinear stabilization
of control systems; output regulation for distributed parameter systems;
real-time optical control for film-growth; numerical solution of differential
equations

- Biological and biomedical modeling: numerical simulation and evaluation
of the embryo transfer phase of in-vitro fertilization; epidemics modeling;
stability of disease free sets

- Image processing: image filtering algorithms applicable
in magnetic resonance imaging

## Selected Publications

Output Regulation for Linear Distributed Parameter Systems, *IEEE
Trans. Aut. Control*, Dec., 2000, 45 (12), pp.2236-2252. (with Christopher
I. Byrnes, David S. Gilliam, Victor I. Shubov)

Stochastic Game Approach to Air Operations, *IEEE Transactions on
Aerospace and Electronic Systems*, Oct. 2004, 40 (4), pp.1191-1216.
(with W. McEneaney and B. Fitzpatrick)

Optimal NPID Stabilization of Linear Systems, *Journal of Optimization
Theory and Applications*, 2005, 124 (2) pp.307-322. (with B. Armstrong
and B. Wade)

Conditions for the Solvability of the Output Regulator Problem for
SISO Distributed Parameter Systems, *Proc. 37th IEEE Conf. on Decision
and Control*, (Tampa, FL, 1998) pp.2392-2393.

(with Christopher I. Byrnes, David S. Gilliam, Victor I. Shubov)

Real-time thickness and compositional control of Ga_{1-x}In_xP growth
using p-polarized reflectance, * J. Vac. Sci. Tecnol. A*, 18(4), p.1190-1195.
Jul/Aug 2000 (with K. Ito, V. Woods and N. Dietz)

Another Step Further ... (On a Problem of the 1988 IMO), * Mathematics
Magazine*, February 2006 pp.45-53. (with G.A. Pinter and L. Pinter)

Stability of disease free invariant sets in epidemic models, *Mathematical
and Computer Modeling*, 2006, 43 (11-12) pp.1357-1366.

Asymptotic Behavior of an SI Epidemic Model with Pulse Removal, *Mathematical
and Computer Modeling*, 2004, 40, pp.371-386. (with K.M. Fuhrman and
G.A. Pinter)

Non-collocated Simpson’s rule for Spatial Sampling of Pixels’ Sensitive
Area for Image Arrays, submitted to *International Journal of Computer
Mathematics*, 2006 (with J. Gutierrez and B. Armstrong)

A Computational Parameter Study of Embryo-transfer, submitted to *Annals
of Biomedical Research*, 2006 (with P. Rinaudo and S. Dashev)