Dr. Raman Mehra, Chief Executive Officer Dr. Mehra founded Scientific Systems in 1976 and is responsible for overall technical and financial management of R&D projects, and supervision of a professional staff of engineers and scientists. He has participated in the development of innovative applications of autonomy and intelligent guidance, navigation and control (GNC) for aerospace and defense systems; image and signal processing for target detection and recognition; multisensory multitarget tracking; Kalman Filtering and Nonlinear Filtering; Battlemanagement, Wargaming and Mission Planning.
He is responsible for getting the company into new fields such as Robotics, Unmanned Systems, Networking, Formation Flying, Fault-Tolerant Control, Multi-Spacecraft Autonomy & Control, Information Assurance, Network Centric Warfare, nonlinear optimization of flight vehicles, missile guidance and control, process control and electric power systems. He has published over 300 papers and edited a book on System Identification.
Dr. Mehra was an Associate Professor of Engineering and Applied Mathematics at Harvard University from 1972-1976. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1965 and 1968, respectively. His professional awards include: Fellow IEEE (1986), Eckman Award (1971), IEEE T-AC Best Paper (1971) and Automatica Best Paper (1982) Awards. Dr. Mehra has close to 10,000 Citations for his papers. They can be found on Google Scholar.