Pierdomenico Pepe is currently serving as professor of automatic control at the University of L’Aquila, Italy. His main research interests include stability theory, nonlinear control, observers, optimal control, with special emphasis to systems with time-delays, and applications to biomedical, chemical, electrical and mechanical engineering. He has authored or co-authored over 200 technical articles on journals, conference proceedings and books, and is co-editor of three multi-author volumes in the Springer series LNCIS and ADD. He has served as IPC member in several (IEEE, IFAC, SIAM) international conferences. In 2013 he was plenary speaker at the IFAC Joint Conference SSC-TDS-FDA held in Grenoble. He was recipient of Kybernetika Editor’s award 2013. He served as associate editor of the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control in [2011-2014], and of Systems & Control Letters in [2012-2016]. He is currently serving as Associate Editor of SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization [2016,-), Taylor & Francis Journal of Control and Decision [2014,-), and IEEE Control Systems Letters [2017,-). He was acknowledged as the IEEE-LCSS oustanding associate editor of the year 2020.
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