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Linda Bushnell

  • Research Associate Professor, Electrical Engineering

Linda Bushnell is a research associate professor in the Electrical Engineering Department of the University of Washington. She received a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and an MA in math from UC Berkeley, and both an MS and a BS in electrical engineering from the University of Connecticut. She also holds an MBA from the UW Foster School of Business.  Her research interests include networked control systems and secure-control.

Bushnell is a recipient of the US Government Superior Civilian Service Award, NSF ADVANCE Fellowship and IEEE CSS Recognition Award. She is a Senior Member of the IEEE, and has been a member of the IEEE since 1985, a member of the IEEE CSS since 1990 and a member of the IEEE Women in Engineering since 2013. For IEEE CSS, she currently is a Member of the Board of Governors, a Distinguished Lecturer, a member of the Women in Control Standing Committee, a member of the TC Control Education, a member of the History Committee and the Liaison to IEEE Women in Engineering. For the American Automatic Control Council (AACC), she currently is the Treasurer and a Member of the Technical Committee on Control Education.

Representative Publications

  • A. Clark, K Sun, L. Bushnell, and R. Poovendran, “A Game-Theoretic Approach to IP Address Randomization in Decoy-Based Cyber Defense,” Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security (GameSec) (Nov 2015).
  • P. Lee, A. Clark, B. Alomair, L. Bushnell, and R. Poovendran, “Passivity-Based Distributed Strategies for Stochastic Stackelberg Security Games,” Conference on Decision and Game Theory for Security (GameSec) (Nov 2015).
  • P. Lee, A. Clark, B. Alomair, L. Bushnell, and R. Poovendran, “A Host Takeover Game Model for Competing Malwares,” 54th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (Dec 2015).
  • A. Clark, B. Alomair, L. Bushnell, and R. Poovendran, “Input Selection for Disturbance Rejection in Networked Cyber-Physical Systems,” 54th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (Dec 2015).
  • Z. Liu, P. Lee, A. Clark, L. Bushnell, and R. Poovendran, “Towards Scalable Voltage Control in Smart Grid: A Submodular Optimization Approach,” 7th ACM International Conference on Cyber Physical Systems (ICCPS), part of Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) Week (April 2016).
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Phone(206) 221-6717
lb2@uw.edu
Mail
M342 EEB
Box 352500
University of Washington
Seattle, WA 98195
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Affiliations

Education

  • Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, 1994
    University of California at Berkeley
  • M.A. Mathematics, 1989
    University of California at Berkeley
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering, 1987
    University of Connecticut
  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, 1985
    University of Connecticut
  • M.B.A., 2010
    University of Washington