Valasek, John individual record
Professor
education and training
selected publications
Academic Articles32
  • Saha, D., Valasek, J., & Famularo, D. (2021). Output feedback control using state observers of a class of nonlinear nonstandard two-time-scale systems. International Journal of Control. 94(7), 1944-1958.
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  • Sapkota, B., Singh, V., Cope, D., Valasek, J., & Bagavathiannan, M. (2020). Mapping and Estimating Weeds in Cotton Using Unmanned Aerial Systems-Borne Imagery. AgriEngineering. 2(2), 350-366.
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  • Saha, D., Valasek, J., Leshikar, C., & Reza, M. M. (2020). Multiple-Timescale Nonlinear Control of Aircraft with Model Uncertainties. Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. 43(3), 536-552.
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  • Shafian, S., Rajan, N., Schnell, R., Bagavathiannan, M., Valasek, J., Shi, Y., & Olsenholler, J. (2018). Unmanned aerial systems-based remote sensing for monitoring sorghum growth and development.. PLoS One. 13(5), e0196605-e0196605.
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  • Thomasson, J. A., & Valasek, J (2016). Small UAS in agricultural remote-sensing research at Texas A&M. Resource: Engineering and Technology for Sustainable World. 23(4), 19-21.
Books6
  • Narang-Siddarth, A., & Valasek, J. (2014). Nonlinear Time Scale Systems in Standard and Nonstandard Forms. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.
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  • Valasek, J. (2012). Morphing Aerospace Vehicles and Structures. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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  • Valasek, J. (). Advances in Intelligent and Autonomous Aerospace Systems. Progress in Astronautics and A.
Chapters8
  • Bishop, M. P., Bagavathiannan, M. V., Cope, D. A., Huo, D. a., Murray, S. C., Olsenholler, J. A., ... Vidrine, M (2018). High-Resolution UAS Imagery in Agricultural Research Concepts, Issues, and Research Directions. High Spatial Resolution Remote Sensing. 3-32. CRC Press.
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  • Famularo, D., Whitney, S. G., Valasek, J., Muse, J. A., & Bolender, M. A. (2018). Handling Inlet Unstart in Hypersonic Vehicles Using Nonlinear Dynamic Inversion Adaptive Control with State Constraints. Advances in Computational Intelligence and Autonomy for Aerospace Systems. 289-336. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Inc..
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  • (2012). A Collective Assessment. Morphing Aerospace Vehicles and Structures. 281-283. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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  • (2012). Morphing Smart Material Actuator Control Using Reinforcement Learning. Morphing Aerospace Vehicles and Structures. 205-230. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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  • (2012). Morphing Unmanned Air Vehicle Intelligent Shape and Flight Control. Morphing Aerospace Vehicles and Structures. 55-86. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
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Conference Papers164
  • Lehman, H., Hackett, S., & Valasek, J. (2022). Addressing Undesirable Emergent Behavior in Deep Reinforcement Learning UAS Ground Target Tracking. AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum, AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum.
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  • Jares, G. A., & Valasek, J. (2022). Flight Demonstration and Validation of Control Acquisition Autopilot Attack. AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum, AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum.
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  • Leshikar, C., & Valasek, J. (2022). System Identification Flight Testing of Inverted V-Tail Small Unmanned Air System. AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum, AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum.
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  • Jares, G. A., & Valasek, J. (2021). Investigating Takeover of Aerospace Systems via Falsification of Sensor Data. AIAA AVIATION 2021 FORUM, AIAA AVIATION 2021 FORUM.
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  • Leshikar, C., Eves, K., Ninan, N., & Valasek, J. (2021). Asymmetric Quadrotor Modeling and State-Space System Identification. 2021 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), 2021 International Conference on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS). 00, 1422-1431.
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Repository Documents / Preprints5
  • Bera, R., Goecks, V. G., Gremillion, G. M., Lawhern, V. J., Valasek, J., & Waytowich, N. R. (2021). Gaze-Informed Multi-Objective Imitation Learning from Human Demonstrations.
  • Goecks, V. G., Gremillion, G. M., Lawhern, V. J., Valasek, J., & Waytowich, N. R. (2019). Integrating Behavior Cloning and Reinforcement Learning for Improved Performance in Dense and Sparse Reward Environments.
  • Bera, R., Goecks, V. G., Gremillion, G. M., Valasek, J., & Waytowich, N. R. (2019). PODNet: A Neural Network for Discovery of Plannable Options.
  • Goecks, V. G., Gremillion, G. M., Lawhern, V. J., Valasek, J., & Waytowich, N. R. (2018). Efficiently Combining Human Demonstrations and Interventions for Safe Training of Autonomous Systems in Real-Time.
patents
Patents2
Email
valasek@tamu.edu
First Name
John
Last Name
Valasek
mailing address
Texas A&M University; Aerospace Engineering; 3141 TAMU
College Station, TX 77843-3141
USA