Franklin Laureate Database
Harold J. Kushner
Director of the Lefschetz Center for Dynamical Systems
University Professor and Professor of Applied Mathematics
Citation: For the science of stochastic system control, stabilization, and organization.
Harold J. Kushner has contributed to many areas of stochastic systems theory and applications, and has developed the main current numerical methods for stochastic control problems in continuous time.
Dr. Kushner is a fellow of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and has won the IEEE Field Award in Control Systems, in addition to the Louis E. Levy medal from The Franklin Institute.