A monograph on numerical and analytical methods applicable to time delays in dynamical systems, with applications from engineering to biology.
Wim Michiels is an associate professor at KU Leuven, where he leads a research team within the Numerical Analysis and Applied Mathematics Division. He has coauthored more than 75 journal papers in the areas of control and optimization and computational and applied mathematics, coauthored the monograph Stability and Stabilization of Time-Delay Systems: An Eigenvalue-Based Approach (SIAM, 2007), and coedited three other books. Silviu-Iulian Niculescu is senior researcher at CNRS at the Laboratory of Signals and Systems (L2S), CNRS-Supelec, Gif-sur-Yvette, France. In 2006 he joined the L2S, which he has headed since January 2010. He is the coauthor of more than 400 book chapters, journal papers, and communications in international conferences, has coauthored five books, and is coeditor of six multiauthor volumes.