Afef Fekih, Ph.D.

University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Louisiana, USA



Professional activities


·            Service to the Profession

Session Chair and Co-chair

IEEE American Control Conference ACC, (2006-2007).

Reviewer Technical Papers:

IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology (2007),

IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics (2004-present),

Control Engineering Practice (2007),

IET Control Theory & Applications (2007),

Journal of Control science and Engineering (2007),

IEEE American Control Conference ACC (2004-present),

IEEE Conference on Decision and Control CDC (2004-present),

IFAC Symposium on Fault Detection Supervision and Safety of Technical Processes, Safeprocess (2005-present),

ASEE GSW conference (2006),

Steering Committee Member

Southeastern Symposium on System Theory SSST, (2005-present).

Proposal Review Panelist

National Science Foundation. GK12, (August 2007).

·            Service to the University

Judge, Region VI Science Fair (2005-present)

Member, Telecom Graduate Faculty committee (2005-present),

Member, Departmental Committee Review of Graduate Student Applications (2006-present)

Faculty Senate Representative, University of Louisiana at Lafayette (2007-2009)

·            Professional Society Memberships

Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) (2001-present),

Member, IEEE Control Systems Society (CSS) (2004-present),

Member, IEEE Systems Man and Cybernetics Society (SMC) (2001-present),

Member, IEEE Women in Control Society (WIC) (2005-present),

Member, Community of Science (2006-present).

·            Broadening the Participation of Underrepresented Groups

Research Advisor, The L.A.M.P.S. Program, University of Louisiana at Lafayette (2005-present)