# William Terrell, Ph.D.

Emeritus Associate Professor

wterrell@vcu.edu

**EDUCATION**

Ph.D., North Carolina State University

**RESEARCH**

Differential equations, differential-algebraic equations, systems and control theory (mathematical control theory), controllability, observability, stability and stabilization, input-output and state space system representations.

**SELECTED PUBLICATIONS**

Dr. Terrell’s publications include research papers in the following journals:

*SIAM J. on Control and Optimization*;*SIAM J. on Matrix Analysis and Applications*;*Circuits, Systems, and Signal Processing*;*Linear Algebra and its Applications*;*The American Mathematical Monthly*;*IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control*.

Dr. Terrell received a Lester R. Ford award in 2000 from the Mathematical Association of America for a two-part article on systems and control theory in the *American Mathematical Monthly*.

He is the author of a graduate text:
W. J. Terrell, *Stability and Stabilization: An Introduction*, Princeton University Press, 2009. (https://press.princeton.edu/titles/8962.html).

**PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS**

SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics)

MAA (Mathematical Association of America)

AMS (American Mathematical Society)

IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers)