Andrea Simonetto, PhD

Research staff member, IBM Research Ireland
E-mail: andrea.simonetto@ibm.com 

I am a researcher in optimization, control, and signal processing. At IBM Research, I work in the optimization and control group dealing with applications in smart energy, intelligent transportation systems, personalized medicine, and quantum computing. 


[June, 2019] Giovanni Russo and I are organizing a special session at ECC 2019: Control and Optimization Methods for Closed-Loop AI Systems.

[Dec., 2018] Emiliano Dall'Anese, Andrey Bernstein, Florian Doerfler, and I are organizing a special session at CDC 2018: Feedback-Based Online Optimization.

[February 2017] I moved to IBM Research Ireland as a research staff member.

[March 2016] I moved to UCL, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium as a post-doctoral research.

[Dec., 2015] Prof. G. Leus and I are organizing a special session at CAMSAP 2015: Large-Scale Optimization in Dynamic Scenarios.

[Nov., 2014] I am going to explain some of my reserch ideas at Dig-it! Xperience (a entrepreneurship-based conference to valorize the research ecosystem of the university), at TU Delft, the 11th of November, 2014. [teaser] [pdf with cartoon] and the final animation:

[June, 2014] Prof. G. Leus and I are organizing a special session at SAM 2014: Localization in Wireless Sensor Networks.

[March, 2013] I have received the DISC PhD Thesis Award 2012, for my PhD Thesis (the award recognizes the best PhD thesis in the field of Control defended in a given year in the Netherlands). Read the full announcement at DISC Newsletter.

[Nov., 5th, 2012] I have successfully defended my PhD thesis. The title of the thesis was: Distributed Estimation and Control for Robotic Networks, and it is available online on the tudelft repository. Some photos of the Defense ceremony.