About the Author
Professor Moudgalya is an associate Dean at the Indian Institute of Technology in Bombay. He graduated in 1985 with a PhD in Chemical Engineering from Rice University, Houston and began his career as a Research Associate at the Chemical Process Modelling and Control Research Center at Lehigh University. In 1988 he became Assistant Professor at ITT, and has since worked his way up to the position of Associate Dean of Research and Development. He is the joint author of Optimization: Theory and Practice, M. C. Joshi and K. M. Moudgalya, 184265196X, cl, 345pp, £55.00, June 2004, Alpha Science International Ltd. In addition to this he has written over twenty journal and conference papers relevant to the proposal, and recently won the 'Best Paper Presentation' Award at the American Control Conference in 2002.