Member of RUSI

Dr. Elias August

Reykjavík University
Department of Engineering

Dr. Elias August is an Assistant Professor at RU Department of Engineering.

He has a PhD in Bioengineering and a Master of Research Degree in Biomolecular Science from Imperial College London, UK, and an MSc in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, USA. He has more than fifteen years of expertise in applying dynamical systems theory and control theory to the analysis and modelling of systems as diverse as lipoprotein metabolism, biological signalling networks, and collaborative robots seeking consensus.
His research findings have been presented at multiple conferences and university departments, and have appeared in different journals. Dr. August has supervised numerous BSc and MSc students as lecturer at the Zurich University of Applied Sciences, CH, and obtained research funding from different funding agencies in the UK, Switzerland, and Iceland. In addition, he repeatedly applies his expertise as technical consultant in the industry.