Sonja Glavaski

Program Director, ARPA-E

Dr. Sonja Glavaski currently serves as a Program Director at the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E). Her focus at ARPA-E includes data analytics, and distributed control and optimization in complex, cyber-physical, and networked systems with applications to control, monitoring, and security of energy systems.

Prior to being at UTRC, Glavaski led key programs at Eaton Innovation Center and Honeywell Labs. She received the Honeywell Aerospace Technical Achievement Award.

Glavaski has leveraged her research expertise to provide significant leadership in professional societies. A Senior Member of IEEE, she served as the IEEE Control Systems Society Women in Control Chair. Her research findings have appeared in more than 35 publications. Glavaski received her M.S. and Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology.