Naira Hovakimyan, University of Illinois College of Engineering (image) University of Illinois College of Engineering Share Print E-Mail Caption Naira Hovakimyan, a professor of mechanical science and engineering, directs the Advanced Controls Research Laboratory at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Credit College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.