Marc Bodson received a PhD degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley in 1986. He obtained joint MS degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT in 1982. In 1980, he received the degree of Ingénieur Civil Mécanicien et Electricien from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium. Currently, he is a Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. He was the Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Trans. on Control Systems Technology from 2000 to 2003, and he is a Fellow of the IEEE and an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.