Welcome to the Dynamic Systems Laboratory at Villanova University. Under the direction of Dr. C. Nataraj, the lab conducts research in various aspects of nonlinear dynamical systems. Research topics span a variety of fields and applications.


November 12, 2015. "How engineers can help doctors save lives" by Dr. C. Nataraj at TEDxVillanovaU November 06, 2015. Dr. Jalali and Dr. Nataraj in the top 5 of the 2014 Computerized Clinical Decision Support scientific contributions. October 06, 2015. VU in the news on NBC. September 25, 2015. Dr. Nataraj has been selected to be one of the speakers for the TEDx event at Villanova on October 23rd. September 9, 2015. The NBC anchor Via Sikahema visited the DSL. August 28, 2015. Dr. Vanam Upendranath will give a Department Seminar on "Integrated Vehicle Health Management (IVHM) for Aerospace Applications. August 26, 2015. Mr. Sandeep Sarikonda Thesis Defense. August 24, 2015. Captain Jai Rampersad of American Airlines visited DSL. Roboboat 2015 Competition. Dr. Nataraj and Dr. Vanam Upendranath, visited the "Palo Alto Research Center (PARC)" and "National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)". July 31, 2015. Dr. Aldemir Ap Cavalini Jr, will be visiting the DSL and he will give a seminar in the DSL's conference room. Mr. Anderson Lebbad is leading under the supervision of Dr. Nataraj a team at the 2015 RoboBoat competition in Virginia Beach, VA. June 18, 2015. Dr. Matthew J. Liberatore, the Director of the Center for Business Analytics at Villanova University, gave a seminar in the DSL's conference room. June 16, 2015. Dr. C. Nataraj gave a seminar at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. June 5, 2015. Dr. C. Nataraj gave a talk at the 2015 Villanova Alumni Reunion. June 2, 2015. Dr. C. Nataraj gave a seminar at the NIH LHC. June 1, 2015. Dr. C. Nataraj gave a talk at the NIH Perioperative medicine. May 29, 2015. Mohsen Samadani presented PhD proposal in CEER 312. May 28, 2015. Dr. Mandel visited the DSL and gave a seminar on "Practical applications of pharmacokinetic modeling to anesthetic delivery”. May 18, 2015. Professor Marian Wiercigroch from the Center for Applied Dynamics Research, University of Aberdeen (UK) was at the DSL. May 2015. Dr. Vanam Upendranath,Senior Principal Scientist at the Structural Technologies Division (STTD) of the National Aerospace Laboratories (NAL) in India visited the DSL for 3 months. April 29, 2015. Anderson Lebbad had defend his MS thesis. The title of his research is "Vision based navigation and autonomy in unmanned surface vehicles." April 17, 2015. Dr. Mehdi Ahmadian visited the DSL. Dr. Ahmadian is the Dan Pletta Professor and Director of the Center for Vehicle Systems & Safety Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech. April 7, 2015. A team from the DSL attended the 2015 NEEC Annual meeting at the the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Carderock. Our contribution was in terms of two posters presentation and one oral presentation. 25 Feb, 2015. Dr. Nataraj delivered on an invited keynote speech at the 17th edition of the DINAME in Brazil. Dr Nataraj is the keynote speaker from USA and he talked about the Diagnostics of Nonlinear Dynamic Systems. 20 Feb, 2015. Dr. Nataraj gave a seminar in the Physics Department at Villanova University in Mendel Room M364. A new three years ONR research grant ($625,124) was awarded to Dr. Nataraj for research on nonlinear system diagnostics The Center for Data Analytics of Dynamic Systems, the new research center founded and directed by Dr. Nataraj is official!!!! Villanova University honoring Professor Ali Hasan Nayfeh recipient of the 2014 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Mechanical Engineering. Dr Pavan K. Kankar from the PDPM Indian Institute of Information Technology, Design and Manufacturing, Jabalpur, India is visiting from. ONR grant: Hybrid Diagnostic Alborithms for Higher Order NonLinear Dynamic Systems.