Giuseppe Notarstefano is a Professor in the Department of Electrical, Electronic, and Information Engineering G. Marconi at Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna. He was Associate Professor (from June ‘16 to June ‘18) and previously Assistant Professor, Ricercatore, (from February ‘07) at the Università del Salento, Lecce, Italy. 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 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 for IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology and IEEE Control Systems Letters. He is also part of the Conference Editorial Board of IEEE CSS and EUCA. He is recipient of an ERC Starting Grant 2014.