12月25日，应山东师范大学信息科学与工程学院邀请，Hamid Reza Karimi教授于长清湖校区文宗楼406会议室作了题为“Distributed Control of Multiagent Systems”的学术报告。报告会由信息科学与工程学院牛奔教授主持，学院部分教师、硕博士研究生聆听了此次报告，并参与讨论。
报告会中，Hamid Reza Karimi教授首先介绍了近几年来研究的动力系统和网络的一些发展方向和科研成果。其次介绍了近年来与各国学者关于神经网络的与动态系统方面的合作项目。最后着重介绍了神经网络在实验室中的实际应用和神经网络与复杂网络控制的未来研究方向。
在报告会交流环节，Hamid Reza Karimi教授就老师和同学们提出的问题进行了详细的解答，帮助老师和同学们解决了疑问，使同学们受益匪浅。通过此次报告会，我院师生对分布式控制系统研究方向有了新的认识，对今后的科学研究有着一定的引导意义。
Hamid Reza Karimi received the B.Sc. (First Hons.) degree in power systems from the Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 1998, and the M.Sc.and Ph.D. (FirstHons.) degrees in control systems engineering from the University ofTehran, Tehran, in 2001 and 2005, respectively. From 2009 to 2016 he was a full professor of Mechatronics andControl Systems at University of Agder in Norway. Since 2016, he has been a professor of Applied Mechanics with the Department of Mechanical Engineering,PolitecnicodiMilano,Milan,Italy. His current research interests include robust control systems, vibration control, fault diagnosis and health monitoring for industrial applications Dr. Karimi is currently the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Cyber-Physical Systems, Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Machines, Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Aerospace System Science and Engineering, Editor -in-Chief of the Journal of Designs, Section Editor in-Chief of the Journal of Electronics, Section Editor-in- Chief of theJournal of Science Progress, Subject Editor for Journal of The Franklin Institute and a Technical Editor, Moderator for IEEE TechRxiv or Associate Editor for some internationaljournals, such as the IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, the IEEETransactions on Circuits and Systems-l: Regular Papers, the IEEE/ASME Transactionson Mechatronics, the IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics: Systems, Information Sciences, IFAC- Mechatronics, International Journal of Robust and NonlinearControl. He is a member of Agder Academy of Science and Letters and also a member of the IEEETechnical Committee on Systems with Uncertainty, the Committee on IndustrialCyber-Physical Systems, the IFAC Technical Committee on Mechatronic Systems, the Committee on Robust Control, and the Committee on Automotive Control. Prof. Karimiawarded as the 2016- 2019 Web of Science Highly Cited Researcher in Engineering.