Lucia PallottinoAssociate Professor Università di PisaDipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione, Centro “E. Piaggio”
Lucia Pallottino is currently Associate Professor at the Centro “E. Piaggio” and the Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell’Informazione at the Università di Pisa. She received the “Laurea” degree in Math from the Department of Mathematics in the University of Pisa in 1998. She got a Doctoral degree in Robotics and Industrial Automation at Centro “E. Piaggio” at the Faculty of Engineering, in January 2002. She has been Associate Professor from 2007 to 2015. She is Chair of the IEEE Robotics & Automation Society Italian Chapter (I-RAS) (since Jan. 2015). She is Associate Editor of the IEEE Transaction on Robotics. She is scientific collaborator in the WALK-MAN European project and Principal Investigator of the ILIAD European project. Her main research interests within Robotics are in motion planning and control for humanoid robots and for multiple nonholonomic vehicles, optimal control of constrained systems, distributed control of multi–robot vehicles and quantised control.