Recent Work Experience

Manager, S&C Electric Company, Chicago, IL, 2016–Current

Project Engineer, S&C Electric Company, Chicago, IL, 2013–2016

Postdoctoral Associate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2011–2012


Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2010
Thesis advisers: Daniel Liberzon and Yi Ma

M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Tel Aviv University, 2005
summa cum laude
Thesis adviser: Michael Margaliot

B.Sc. in Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, 1999
magna cum laude

Refereed Publications




  • M. Ennis, A. Gardner, A. Montenegro, Y. Sharon,
    “Fault Detection and Direction Determination,”
    U.S. Patent 10,247,767, 2016
  • Y. Sharon, A. Annaswamy, A. Motto, and A. Chakraborty,
    “Topology identification in distribution network with limited measurements,”
    U.S. Patent 9,287,713, 2013

Invited Talks

Conference Reports

Additional Experience

Project Manager, Israeli Air Force, 2000–2005

Summer Intern, Siemens Corporate Research, Princeton, NJ, 2007

Summer Intern, Honda Research Institute, Boston, MA, 2005