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Mikiale Gebreslase Gebremariam

Doctoral Researcher Northwestern Polytechnical UniversitySystem Engineering, School of Management


Location: Xi\’an, China


Mikiale Gebreslase is a senior control engineer and researcher on environmental remediation and Life Span Risk Management of Brownfield Redevelopment Project in China, at Northwestern Polytechinacal University. Control engineering became his passion after he received his BSc in Electrical Engineering from Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia in 2010. And it is where he feels most comfortable. His interest and zeal for getting more and more knowledge about Control engineering has driven him to further improve his education, which helped him to land as a Master student at Northwestern Polytechnical University, China in 2011. After he completed MSc in Control theory and Control Engineering from Northwestern Polytechnical University in July 2014,Northwestern Polytechnical University rewarded him full university scholarship to continue his PhD in System Engineering in 2014. He is also very much concerned about environmental issues such as climate change and pollution which are affecting the whole world, and he has contributed to resolve these issues to the level of his best. Above all, he has authored several peer-reviewed articles.

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