Sergio Bittanti
Research Associate, CNR IEIIT Torino

Patrizio Colaneri received the Doctor’s degree (Laurea) in electrical engineering from the Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy, in 1981, and the Ph.D. degree (Dottorato di Ricerca) in automatic control from the Ministero della Pubblica Istruzione of Italy, in 1987.

From 1982 to 1984, he was involved with the industry on simulation and control of electrical power plants. From 1984 to 1992, he was with the Centro di Teoria dei Sistemi of the Italian National Research Council (CNR). He was also with the Systems Research Center, University of Maryland, and held a visiting position at the Johannes Kepler University, Linz. He is currently a Professor of automatica at the Faculty of Engineering, Politecnico di Milano, where he is also the Head of the Ph.D. School on Information and Communication Technology. He is a Subject Editor of the International Journal of Nonlinear and Robust Control. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Applied and Computational Mathematics. He is the author or coauthor of about 170 papers, two books (in Italian), and the book Control Theory and Design: An RH2 and RH∞ Viewpoint (Academic, New York, in 1997). His current research interests include the areas of periodic systems and control, robust filtering and control, digital and multirate control, and switching control. He was an Associate Editor of Automatica (Certificate of Outstanding Service) for six years.

Prof. Colaneri was the Young Author Prize (YAP) finalist at the 1990 International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) World Congress, Tallin, Russia. He is the Chair of the IFAC Technical Committee on Control Design and a member of the IFAC Technical Committee on Robust Control and the Council of the European Union Control Association (EUCA). He is a member of the Technical Program Committee of the 47th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control. He was a member of the International Program Committee of the 1999 Conference on Decision and Control.

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