Anthony V. Sebald



Office: 6602 Engineering Building Unit 1

Mailing Address:
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0407

Email: sebald@ece.ucsd.edu
Phone: (858) 534-4706
Fax: (858) 534-2486


Ph.D. University of Illinois, 1976

Electronic Systems and Systems Controls
Prior to joining UC San Diego as an Associate Professor in 1976, Professor Sebald had extensive industrial experience at General Electric and IBM. He also taught Electrical Engineering for three years at the Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso, Valparaiso, Chile.

Research Interests

Design and performance evaluation of intelligent systems; use of evolutionary programming in the design of fuzzy and neural systems capable of interacting with humans; and applications to energy, communications, multimedia and control problems



Honors and Distinctions
  • Book Review Editor, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control
  • General Chairman: Third Annual Conference on Evolutionary Programming
  • Teaching Award, Tau Beta Pi, UC San Diego, 1992
  • Member, Editorial Board, BioSystems (journal of Biological and Information Processing Systems)

    Selected Publications

    A. V. Sebald and J. Schelnzig, "Minimax Design of Neural Net Controllers for Highly Uncertain Plants," IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, Vol. 5, No. 1, January 1994, P. 73-82.

    S. Isaka and A. V. Sebald, "Control Strategies for Arterial Blood Pressure Regulation: IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering," Vol. 40, No. 4, 1993, P. 353-363.

    S. Isaka and A. V. Sebald, "An Optimization Approach for Fuzzy Controller Design," IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Vol. 22, No. 6, P. 1469-1472, December 1992.

    Last Updated: 5/3/97