Pavel "Pasha" Koprov

Advisor: Dr. Binil Starly

Pavel “Pasha” Koprov is a Ph.D. student at NC State’s Edward P. Fitts Department of ISE, focusing on the applications of AI/ML in Smart Manufacturing.

Research Interests

Pavel’s research focuses on the smart manufacturing areas of artificial intelligence in robotics, industrial internet of things and digital twin.


Expected Graduation2024 | Spring
MIEComputer-Integrated Technologies and IndustriesSevastopol State University2013
BSIEAutomation and Computer-Integrated TechnologiesSevastopol State University2012

Awards and Honors

  • 2022 | E.J. Sierleja Memorial Fellowship, Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineering (IISE)
  • 2022 | E. Wayne Kay Graduate Scholarship, SME Education Foundation.


Streaming Machine Generated Data via the MQTT Sparkplug B Protocol for Smart Factory Operations

Pavel “Pasha” Koprov