Cornelius T. Leondes
- Pennsylvania, USA
- IEEE W.R.G. Baker Award
Cornelius T. Leondes was born in Pennsylvania on July 21 , 1927. He received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Pennsylvania in 1949, 1951 and 1954, respectively. From 1962 to 1963 he was a Guggenheim Fellow and Fullbright Research Scholar.
Dr. Leondes was a Professor of Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he was also Chairman of the Dynamics and Control Systems Engineering Ph.D. Major Field Committee. He has served on numerous national scientific and technical meeting committees as well as advisory committees. He is also a Consultant to the Guidance and Control Panel of the Scientific Advisory Board to the Air Force Chief of Staff.
Dr. Leondes, a Senior Member of the IEEE, has contributed to a number of books and technical publications.