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Giampaolo Torrisi

ESR-O: "Optimal Control of Electric Drive Systems"




Institution: ETH Zurich

Supervisor: Prof. Sébastien Mariéthoz



Giampaolo Torrisi received his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering in 2010, and the Dipl.Ing. degree in Electrical and Automation Engineering in 2012 both from University of Florence, Italy. He developed his Master Thesis at ETH Zurich, Switzerland, in building temperature control.

Work experience

In 2012 and 2013 he was at Eli Lilly Italy as process engineer for the design and setting up of a pharmaceutical production line in aseptic conditions.


Electric drives, Real-time control, Mathematical optimization

Blog entries

2010 - present

2010 - present

In March, 2013 he joined the "Automatic Control Laboratory" of ETH Zurich as a Ph.D. candidate. He works under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Roy Smith and Dr. Sébastien Mariéthoz.

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