Dr. Tran is the Alumni Association Distinguished Graduate Professor and Director of the Center for Research in Scientific Computation at NC State University. His research is in the areas of control theory and nonlinear dynamical systems and data-driven modeling of biological and physiological systems. He is a co-author of two textbooks on these subjects, Cardiovascular and Respiratory: Systems: Modeling, Analysis and Control, and Mathematical and Experimental Modeling of Physical and Biological Processes. He has applied his research to a wide variety of applications, including fluid dynamics, high energy physics, sport analytics, and mathematical biology and physiology.
PhD Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 1986
Area(s) of Expertise
Scientific computation, mathematical modeling, numerical methods for the identification and control of dynamical systems.