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Alberto Bemporad

Professor of Control Systems
IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca
Piazza San Francesco 19 [map]
55100 Lucca, Italy
Tel: +39 0583 4326600
Fax: +39 02 700 543345
Email: Alberto Bemporad's email


European Commission

European Space and Defence Agencies

  • “Model Predictive Control for Adaptable Space Applications”, ESA Networking Partnering Agreement, Contract no. 4000106153 (2012-2015, 90k)
  • NICE - Nonlinear innovative control designs and evaluation, European Defence Agency (2010-2012, 155k euro)
  • “QP Solver for the Enhancement of the MPCSofT Tool”, ESA Contract no. 4000104425 (2011, 10k)
  • ROBMPC - Robust model predictive control of space constrained systems, European Space Agency (2010-2012, 132k euro)
  • ORCSAT - On-line Reconfiguration Control System and Avionics Technologies, European Space Agency (2009-2011, 80k euro)

National and local funding

  • National Research Council project within the FIRB project Public debt management for the application of advanced mathematical models, MPC, and stochastic optimization (2007, 10k euro)
  • Optimization-based decision-making algorithms for heterogeneous networked cooperative systems, University of Siena (2005-2006, 23k euro)
  • MACSI - Advanced control methodologies for hybrid dynamical systems, National funding (PRIN project) (2005-2006, 37k euro)
  • Models for optimization, control and coordination of distributed manufacturing systems, National funding (PRIN project)(2003-2004, 50k euro)
  • Optimization methods for hybrid systems, University of Siena (2003, 14k euro)

Industrial funding

  • Project HighTissue "High efficiency paper tissue transformation line", Milltech Srl (project funded by "Bando Unico R&S 2012" of Region Tuscany) (2012-2015, 165k)
  • Model predictive control for pricing and dynamic hedging of financial options, MPS Capital Services (2009, 20k euro)
  • Wireless electronic systems for monitoring environmental parameters in kennels and other animal shelters, "Amici di Lara & 33" Association (2009, 4k euro)
  • Research project Robust MPC for satellite attitude control, Thales Alenia Space (France) (2008, 10k euro)
Last update: February 9, 2017