placeholder image

PROF Girish Nair


  • Information and communication theory for networked feedback systems



  • See personal website   


Member of

  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Fellow 2018 -
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Senior Member 2016 - 2017
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers. Member 2004 - 2016


Selected publications


Investigator on

Additional Grant Information

  • See personal website   


Education and training

  • PhD, University of Melbourne 2000
  • BSci, University of Melbourne 1995
  • BEng (1st Hons), University of Melbourne 1994

Awards and honors

  • Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, 2018
  • Future Fellowship, Australian Research Council, 2015
  • TheGeorge S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award. Awarded annually to 1 paper published in the 2 previous years in IEEE Trans. Automatic Control, Control Systems Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), USA, 2014
  • SIAM Outstanding Paper Prize. Awarded annually to 3 papers published in the 3 previous years in any SIAM journal, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, USA, 2006
  • Best Theory Paper Prize, UKACC International Conf. Control, Cambridge Uni, UK, 2000
  • Overseas Postgraduate Research and Melbourne Malaysia Alumni Scholarships, Dept. Employment, Education, Training & Youth Affairs, 1996
  • L.R. East Medal for Best Performance in Final Year Engineering, Uni. Melbourne and Institution of Engineers Australia, 1995



Available for supervision

  • Y