Antonio Ferramosca was born in Maglie (LE), Italy, in 1982.
He received the Bachelor and Master degree in Computer Science Engineering, both from the University of Pavia (Italy), in 2oo4 and 2006 respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Engineering, with full marks and honors (summa cum laude), from the University of Seville (Spain) in 2011. His thesis, titled “Model Predictive Control for Systems with Changing Setpoints”, was supervised by Prof. Dr. Eduardo F. Camacho and Prof. Dr. Daniel Limon.
He visited the Department of Chemical Engineering of the University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. James B. Rawlings (from August 2009 to February 2010), and the Department of Process Control of the Institute of Technological Development for the Chemical Industry (INTEC, CONICET), Santa Fe, Argentina, (from September 2010 to March 2011), both as a guest researcher.
He was Postdoctoral Fellow at the Argentine National Scientific and Technical Research Council (CONICET), (from April 2012 to August 2013), and Research Associate at the same institution (from September 2013). He is currently a tenure-track Associate Professor at the Department of Management, Information and Production Engineering of the University of Bergamo (Italy).
He is author and co-author of more than 80 publications including book chapters, journal papers, industrial reports and conference papers. His research interests include Model Predictive Control, distributed control, control of biological systems, stability, invariance, robust control.
Personal webpage: http://www.antonioferramosca.com