Giuseppe Notarstefano

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Associate Professor
Department of Engineering
Control Optimization and Robotics lab
Università del Salento
Via Monteroni
73100 - Lecce

Ph.D. University of Padova


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Distributed Optimization Methods for Smart Cyber-Physical Networks (OPT4SMART)

Short Bio

Giuseppe Notarstefano is Associate Professor at the Università del Salento (Lecce, Italy), where he was Assistant Professor (Ricercatore) from February 2007 to May 2016. He received the Laurea degree “summa cum laude” in Electronics Engineering from the Università di Pisa in 2003 and the Ph.D. degree in Automation and Operation Research from the Università di Padova in April 2007. He has been visiting scholar at the University of Stuttgart, University of California Santa Barbara and University of Colorado Boulder. His research interests include distributed optimization, cooperative control in complex networks, applied nonlinear optimal control, and trajectory optimization and maneuvering of aerial and car vehicles. He serves as an Associate Editor in the Conference Editorial Board of the IEEE Control Systems Society and for European Control Conference, IFAC World Congress, IEEE Multi-Conference on Systems and Control, ACM/IEEE Int. Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems and Int. Symposium on Distributed Autonomous Robotic Systems. He coordinated the VI-RTUS team winning the International Student Competition Virtual Formula 2012. He is recipient of an ERC Starting Grant 2014.