NEWS  |  Stefano Di Cairano appointed Vice-Chair of IFAC Technical Committee for Optimal Control.

Date released: Oct 18, 2017


  •  NEWS   Stefano Di Cairano appointed Vice-Chair of IFAC Technical Committee for Optimal Control.
  • Date:

    October 18, 2017

  • Description:

    MERL Mechatronics Senior Principal Research Scientist and Senior Optimization-based Control Team Leader, Stefano Di Cairano, was recently appointed the Vice-Chair of IFAC (International Federation of Automatic Control) Technical Committee for Optimal Control. His term will continue through July 2020.

  • Where:

    International Federation of Automatic Control

  • MERL Contact:
  • External Link:

    http://www.merl.com/people/dicairano

  • Research Areas:

    Mechatronics, Advanced Control Systems

  • Related Publications:
  •  Di Cairano, S., Kalabic, U., Berntorp, K., "Vehicle Tracking Control on Piecewise-Clothoidal Trajectories by MPC with Guaranteed Error Bounds", IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC), DOI: 10.1109/CDC.2016.7798351, December 2016, pp. 709-714.
  •  Di Cairano, S., "Indirect Adaptive Model Predictive Control for Linear Systems with Polytopic Uncertainty", American Control Conference (ACC), DOI: 10.1109/ACC.2016.7525467, July 2016, pp. 3570-3575.
    BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2016-043
    • @inproceedings{DiCairano2016jul2,
    • author = {{Di Cairano}, S.},
    • title = {Indirect Adaptive Model Predictive Control for Linear Systems with Polytopic Uncertainty},
    • booktitle = {American Control Conference (ACC)},
    • year = 2016,
    • pages = {3570--3575},
    • month = jul,
    • doi = {10.1109/ACC.2016.7525467},
    • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2016-043}
    • }
  •  Di Cairano, S.; Goldsmith, A.M., "Control of Dual-stage Processing Machines by Bounded Tracking-error MPC", American Control Conference (ACC), DOI: 10.1109/ACC.2016.7525167, July 2016, pp. 1735-1740.
    BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2016-042
    • @inproceedings{DiCairano2016jul1,
    • author = {{Di Cairano}, S. and Goldsmith, A.M.},
    • title = {Control of Dual-stage Processing Machines by Bounded Tracking-error MPC},
    • booktitle = {American Control Conference (ACC)},
    • year = 2016,
    • pages = {1735--1740},
    • month = jul,
    • doi = {10.1109/ACC.2016.7525167},
    • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2016-042}
    • }
  •  Di Cairano, S.; Kalabic, U.; Kolmanovsky, I.V., "Reference Governor for Network Control Systems Subject to Variable Time-Delay", Automatica (Journal of IFAC), DOI: 10.1016/j.automatica.2015.09.006, Vol. 62, No. C, pp. 77-86, December 2015.
    BibTeX Download PDFRead TR2015-154
    • @article{DiCairano2015dec1,
    • author = {{Di Cairano}, S. and Kalabic, U. and Kolmanovsky, I.V.},
    • title = {Reference Governor for Network Control Systems Subject to Variable Time-Delay},
    • journal = {Automatica (Journal of IFAC)},
    • year = 2015,
    • volume = 62,
    • number = {C},
    • pages = {77--86},
    • month = dec,
    • doi = {10.1016/j.automatica.2015.09.006},
    • url = {http://www.merl.com/publications/TR2015-154}
    • }