Maria Prandini obtained
the Laurea degree in Electrical Engineering (Politecnico di Milano – 1994), and the Ph.D. degree in
Information Technology (Università degli Studi di Brescia –
1998) with a dissertation on adaptive control of stochastic systems.
After receiving her
Ph.D., she was a visiting postdoctoral researcher at the Department of
Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California at Berkeley,
from 1998 to 2000. She also held visiting positions at Delft University of
Technology (1998), Cambridge University (2000), UC Berkeley (2005), and ETH
Zurich (2006). From December 2002 to January 2011 she was Assistant
Professor at the Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione of
the Politecnico di Milano.
Since February 2011 she is Asssociate Professor at the Dipartimento di Elettronica, Informazione e
Bioingegneria of the Politecnico di Milano.
She was work-package
leader in the EC-funded FP5 project HYBRIDGE
(2002-2005), and principal investigator in the EC-funded FP6 project iFly (2007-2011) and in the
EC-funded FP7 project MoVeS
(2010-2013). Currently, she is
principal investigator in the EC-funded H2020 project UnCoVerCPS
She is member of the IFAC Technical Committee on Discrete Event and
Hybrid Systems, of the IEEE Control
Systems Society Conference Editorial Board and of the EUCA Conference Editorial
Board. She was member of the editorial board of European Journal
of Control as discussion editor from 2007 to 2013, IEEE Transactions on
Automatic Control as associate editor from 2009 to 2013, IEEE Transactions
on Control Systems Technology as associate editor from 2009 to 2015, and
Nonlinear Analysis: Hybrid Systems as associate editor from 2011 to 2015.
currently member of the editorial board of Cyber Physical Systems as associate editor.
Editor of the Electronic Publications of the IEEE Control Systems Society
from 2013 to 2015. Since January 1 2015 she is elected member of the IEEE
CSS Board of Governors.
currently Vice-President for Conference Activities of
the IEEE Control Systems Society.