Hassan Khalil

Hassan  Khalil
  • University Distinguished Professor
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering


Hassan Khalil is a University Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is an expert in robust and adaptive control of nonlinear systems and singular perturbation methods in control.

He received bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Cairo University, Egypt, and a Ph.D. from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

He is a fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC).

During his career, he served in various editor roles for IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Automatica, and Neural Networks and in leadership roles for the IEEE-CDC Conference, American Control Conference, and as a member of the IEEE-CSS Board of Governors.

He is the past recipient of the MSU Teacher Scholar Award, the George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award of the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, the MSU Withrow Distinguished Scholar Award, the MSU Distinguished Faculty Award, the American Automatic Control Council (AACC) Ragazzini Education Award, the IFAC Control Engineering Textbook Prize, and the Alliances for Graduate Education and Professoriate Faculty Mentor of the Year Award.