Sojoudi, Somayeh
Assistant Professor
  • DIVISON: Data Science and Information Technology Research Center (TBSI)



Somayeh Sojoudi is an Assistant Professor in Residence in the Departments of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences and Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. She received her PhD degree in Control & Dynamical Systems from California Institute of Technology in 2013. She was an Assistant Research Scientist at New York University School of Medicine from 2013 to 2015. She has worked on several interdisciplinary problems in optimization theory, control theory, machine learning, data analytics, and power systems.


Academic Positions

Somayeh Sojoudi is an associate editor of the journals of Systems & Control Letters and IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid. She is also a member of the conference editorial board of the IEEE Control Systems Society.



She is a co-recipient of the 2015 INFORMS Optimization Society Prize for Young Researchers and a co-recipient of the 2016 INFORMS ENRE Energy Best Publication Award. She is a co-author of a best student paper award finalist for the 53rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control 2014.