Arjan van der Schaft


mathematical systems theory, nonlinear systems and control, geometric network modeling of physical systems, network dynamics, hybrid systems theory, geometric mechanics and robotics, control of distributedparameter physical systems, systems biology 

Harry Trentelman


linear systems, model/controller reduction, network analysis and control, reduced order modeling, simultaneous balancing, structure preserving model reduction, switched systems, synchronization, model reduction of networks, the behavioral approach, robust control, Hinfinity control, linear quadratic optimal control, Riccati equations, dissipative systems, multidimensional systems


Jacquelien Scherpen


model order reduction for control, nonlinear control systems, first principle modeling and control, structure preserving spatial discretization and order reduction methods, interconnected networks, distributed control for balancing the power grid, smart grids, mechanical, electrical and electromechanical systems


Claudio De Persis


nonlinear control systems, quantized control, hybrid systems, cooperative control, control under communications constraints, timedelay systems, distribution networks, fault detection, switched systems


Kanat Camlibel


hybrid systems, piecewise affine systems, switched systems, differential variational inequalities, multiagent systems, model reduction, complementarity problems


Ming Cao


multiagent systems, coordination and cooperative control, human/robot interaction dynamics, distributed decision making, sensor networks, robotic teams, electric power grids, complex systems and networks, switched systems, algebraic graph theory. 

Bayu Jayawardhana


analysis and control design for nonlinear systems: dissipative
systems, systems with hysteresis and quantization, biochemical
reaction networks, systems biology, mechatronics. 

Pietro Tesi


adaptive control, hybrid and switched systems, supervisory control,
datadriven control design, networked systems, cyberphysical systems, adaptive optics. 