Recent News:

  1. 1.Exploring Synchronization in Complex Oscillator Networks

    with Francesco Bullo. [Tutorial Slides]


    Presented by Francesco Bullo and/or myself at the Conference on Decision and Control 2012, UCSB Mechanical Engineering Seminar 2013, Duke University 2013, and SIAM Conference on Control and its Applications 2013.

    The associated survey paper can be found
    here, a tutorial paper is here, and the final part of the presented material is taken from this paper.




  1. 2.Slow Coherency & Sparsity-Promoting Optimal Wide-Area Control

    with Diego Romeres, Mihailo Jovanovic, Michael Chertkov, and Francesco Bullo. [Seminar Slides]


Different variations of this seminar have been  presented by Diego Romeres and Mihailo Jovanovic at the American Control Conference 2013, European Control Conference 2013, and Center for Nonlinear Studies at Los Alamos National Laboratories 2013.


The Matlab code can be found on Mihailo’s page.




  1. 3.Drooped-Controlled Inverters in Microgrids

    with John W. Simpson-Porco and Francesco Bullo. [Seminar Slides]








    Presented by John W. Simpson-Porco at the University of California at Santa Barbara 2012 and the 23rd Southern California Nonlinear Control Workshop at UCSD 2012. Poster presentations at the NecSys Workshop 2012 and the Santa Fe Smart Grid Workshop 2012.







  2. 4.Synchronization in Power Networks and Coupled Oscillators

    with Michael Chertkov and Francesco Bullo. [Seminar Slides]


    Presented by Francesco Bullo and/or myself at the Institute for Energy Efficiency at University of California at Santa Barbara 2011, and Conference on Decision and Control 2011, University of Lund 2012, KTH Royal Institute of Technology 2012, University of California at San Diego 2012, CNLS EAC Meeting 2012 at Lo
    s Alamos National Laboratories, United Technologies Research Center at Hartford 2012, Yale University 2012, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2012, Santa Fe Smart Grid Workshop 2012, Symposium on Mathematical Theory of Networks and Systems 2012 (semi plenary talk by F. Bullo), Siemens control group seminar 2012, Colloquium Engineering Cybernetics at University of Stuttgart 2012, Johns Hopkins University 2012, University of California at Riverside 2012, Automatic Control Laboratory at ETH Zürich, and University of Texas at Dallas 2012, Conference on Decision and Control 2012, Decision and Control Laboratory at Georgia Institute of Technology 2013, University of California at Los Angeles 2013, University of California at Santa Barbara 2013, Mini-Symposium on Complex Systems Control at ETH Zürich, Hybrid Control Systems Workshop at Technische Universität München 2013, and at Northwestern University 2013.





  3. 5.Security of Cyber-Physical Systems & Critical Infrastructures

    with Fabio Pasqualetti and Francesco Bullo. [Seminar Slides]

    Presented by Fabio Pasqualetti, Francesco Bullo, or myself at the 20th Southern California Nonlinear Control Workshop at UCR 2011, Allerton Conference 2011, Conference on Decision and Control 2011, CDC Control Systems Security Workshop 2011, University of California at Los A
    ngeles 2012, Georgia  Institute  of  Technology 2012, Santa Fe Smart Grid Workshop 2012, University of Colorado at Boulder 2012, Siemens control group seminar 2012, General Electrics Global Research seminar 2012, INRIA Grenoble Rhone-Alpes 2012, Conference on Decision and Control 2012, and UC Riverside 2013.

   




  1. 6.Synchronization and Kron Reduction in Power Networks

    with Francesco Bullo. [Seminar Slides]



    Presented by Francesco Bullo and/or myself at the University of California at Santa Barbara 2009, University of New Mexico 2010, Center for Nonlinear Studies at Los Alamos 2009, Princeton University 2010, Mas
    sachusetts Institute of Technology 2010, California Institute of Technology 2010, Northwestern University 2010, American Control Conference 2010, University of California at Santa Barbara 2010, Technical University of Munich 2010, Smart Grid Workshop at Los Alamos 2010, University of Cagliari 2010, Laboratoire des Signaux et Systèmes at Supélec 2010, IFAC NecSys Workshop 2010, IEEE SmartGridComm Conference 2010 at NIST, University of Toronto 2010, Control Systems Society Outreach Workshop at UC Irvine 2010, and Center for Nonlinear Studies at Los Alamos National Labs 2011.






  1. 7.Formation Control of Autonomous Robots

    with Bruce Francis. [Seminar Slides]




    Presented by myself at 4th Northeast Control Workshop at the University of Maryland, 3rd Biennial Meeting on Nonlinear Control and its Applications at the University of Waterloo 2008, University of Toronto 2008,  University of Stuttgart 2008, and University of California at Santa Barbara 2009.






  1. 8.Port-Hamiltonian Systems and Application in Process Control

    with Jørgen K. Johnsen and Frank Allgöwer. [Conference Slides]




    Presented by myself at the University of Stuttgart 2007,  University of Toronto 2008, and American Control Conference 2008.