Richard D. Braatz
- Citation name: Braatz, R. D.
- Affiliation: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- State: MA
- Country: USA
Richard D. Braatz is the Edwin R. Gilliland Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) where he does research in control theory and its application to chemical, pharmaceutical, and biomedical systems. He has consulted or collaborated with more than a dozen companies including IBM, United Technologies Corporation, Novartis, and Abbott Laboratories. Honors include the AACC Donald P. Eckman Award, the ASEE Curtis W. McGraw Research Award, the ISA Technical Innovation Award, the IEEE Control Systems Society Transition to Practice Award, the AIChE Excellence in Process Development Research Award, the AIChE PD2M Award for Outstanding Contribution to QbD for Drug Substance, and the AIChE Computing in Chemical Engineering Award.