Shaurya Agarwal, Ph.D.

Shaurya Agarwal
College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Office Location: ET A-407
Phone: 323-343-4484 Email: sagarwa4@calstatela.edu

Office Hours for Spring 2017 - Tue/Thu 12-2pm


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Introduction

Dr. Agarwal is Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at California State University, Los Angeles. Previously, he was working as a Post Doctoral Associate at New York University. He has a Ph.D. in the Electrical Engineering from University of Nevada Las Vegas (UNLV). He also has a M.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering (2012) and another in Applied Mathematics (2015), both from UNLV. His B.Tech degree is in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Guwahati (2009). His research areas include: Theoretical and Applied Feedback Control: Nonlinear and hybrid control systems, Control Systems, Intelligent Transportation Systems (Computer Vision based applications, V2V and V2I based applications, Sensor Fusion and Urban Data Analytics), Vehicle-miles Traveled (VMT) modeling and pricing, Optimal Congestion ad Road Pricing, Cyber-physical Systems, smart UAVs and drones etc.


Spring-2017 Teaching

  • EE 5600 - Linear Systems Analysis
  • EE 5620 - Advanced Digital Control Systems
  • EE 5630 - Optimal Control Theory

Fall-2016 Teaching

  • EE 4620 - Modern Conrol Systems
  • EE 5610 - Stochastic Control and Estimation
  • EE 5980 - Graduate Independent Research
  • EE 4960 - Senior Design (Faculty Advisor)

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Research

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Research Openings: We are always accepting applications from deserving students interested in performing research work at SITI. Students interested in a possible research assistantship during their M.S. degree, an internship, or exchange program doctoroal candidates should send email queries.

Sustainable & Intelligent Transportation Infrastructure (SITI) Research Group

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Journal Publications

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Shaurya Agarwal, Pushkin Kachroo, Sergio Contreras and Shankar Sastry. “Feedback-Coordinated Ramp Control of Consecutive On-Ramps Using Distributed Modeling and Godunov-Based Satisfiable Allocation.” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. 16.5 (2015): 2384-2392.

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Pratik Verma, Hongtao Yang , Pushkin Kachroo and Shaurya Agarwal. “Modeling and Estimation of Vehicle-miles Traveled (VMT) Tax Rate Using Stochastic Differential Equations.” IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems 46.6 (2016): 818-828

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Pushkin Kachroo, Shaurya Agarwal and Shankar Sastry. “Inverse Problem for Non-viscous Mean Field Control: Example from Traffic.” IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 2015. DOI: 10.1109/TAC.2015.2511929

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Anjala Krishen, Shaurya Agarwal, Pushkin Kachroo and Robyn Raschke. “Framing the Value and Valuing the Frame? Algorithms for Child Safety-Set Use.” Journal of Business Research 69.4 (2016): 1503-1509.

Journal of Business Research

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Anjala Krishen, Pushkin Kachroo, Shaurya Agarwal, Shankar Sastry and Masha Wilson. “Safety culture from an interdisciplinary view: Proposing a hierarchical feedback-based transportation framework.” Transportation Journal, 54.4 (2015): 516-534.

Transportation Journal

Sergio Contreras, Pushkin Kachroo, and Shaurya Agarwal. “Observability and Sensor Placement Problem on Highway Segments: A Traffic Dynamics-Based Approach.” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems 17.3 (2016): 848-858

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Shaurya Agarwal, Pushkin Kachroo and Sergio Contreras. “A Dynamic Network Modeling Based Approach for Traffic Observability Problem.” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems 17.4 (2016): 1168-1178

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Anjala Krishen, Orie Berezan, Shaurya Agarwal and Pushkin Kachroo. “The Generation of Virtual Needs:
Recipes for Satisfaction in Social Media Networks.” Journal of Business Research, 2016.

Journal of Business Research

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Shaurya Agarwal, Pushkin Kachroo, Emma Regentova and Himanshu Verma. “Multidimensional Compression of ITS Data Using Wavelet-Based Compression Techniques.” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2016.

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Pushkin Kachroo, Saumya Gupta and Shaurya Agarwal. “Optimal Control for Congestion Pricing: Theory,
Simulation and Evaluation.” IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems(2016).

IEEE

Shaurya Agarwal Pushkin Kachroo and Emma Regentova. “A Hybrid Model Using Logistic Regression and
Wavelet Transformation to Detect Traffic Incidents,” IATSS Research (Elsevier), 40.1 (2016): 56-63.

Elsevier

Anjala Krishen, Shaurya Agarwal, and Pushkin Kachroo. “Is Having Accurate Knowledge Necessary for Implementing Safe Practices? A Consumer Folk Theories-of-Mind Perspective on the Impact of Price.” European
Journal of Marketing 50.5/6 (2016).

European Journal of Marketing

Pushkin Kachroo, Shaurya Agarwal, Benedetto Piccoli and Kaan Ozbay. “Multi-scale Modeling and Control
Architecture for V2X Enabled Traffic Streams.” IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2016. (Under
Review)

 

Pushkin Kachroo, Shaurya Agarwal, and Kaan Ozbay. “A Novel Methodology to Determine Dynamic
Regions from PageRank and Voronoi Diagrams for MFD based Network Control,” IEEE Transactions on
Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2016. (Under Review)

 

Pratik Verma, Shaurya Agarwal, Pushkin Kachroo and Anjala Krishen. “Modeling, Estimation, and Optimal
Nonlinear Feedback Control of the Vehicles-miles Traveled User Fee.”, (Under Review)

 

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Educational Background

Postdoctoral Associate, 2015-2016;
New York University, New York, NY
Mentor: Dr. Kaan Ozbay, Professor


Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, 2015;
University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Advisor: Dr. Pushkin Kachroo, Lincy Professor
Topic: Robust Observability, Control & Economics of Complex Cyber-physical Networks


M.S., Mathematics, 2015;
University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Advisor: Dr. Monika Neda, Associate Professor
Topic: Inverse Problem for Non-viscous Mean Field Control


M.S., Electrical Engineering, 2012;
University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV
Advisor: Dr. Pushkin Kachroo, Lincy Professor
Topic: Wavelets in Intelligent Transportation Systems: Data Compression and Incident Detection


B. Tech., Electronics and Communication Engineering, 2009;
Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T.),Guwahati, India
Advisor: Dr. P. R. Sahu, Professor
Topic: Analysis of Ultra Wide Band Communication Systems

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