Giacomo Como


Politecnico di Torino

Giacomo Como received the B.Sc., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in applied mathematics from Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy, in 2002, 2004, and 2008, respectively. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Politecnico di Torino. He is also a Senior Lecturer with the Automatic Control Department, Lund University, Lund, Sweden. He was a Visiting Assistant in research with Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, in 2006–2007 and a Postdoctoral Associate with the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA, from 2008 to 2011. His research interests include dynamics, information, and  control in network systems with applications to cyberphysical systems, infrastructure networks, and social and economic networks. Dr. Como is currently a Senior Editor for IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CONTROL OF NETWORK SYSTEMS, an Associate Editor for Automatica and the Chair of the IEEE-CSS Technical Committee on Networks and Communications. He was an Associate Editor for IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON NETWORK SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING (2015–2021) and IEEE TRANSACTIONS ON CONTROL OF NETWORK SYSTEMS (2016–2022). He was the IPC Chair of the IFAC Workshop NecSys’15 and a Semiplenary Speaker at the International Symposium MTNS’16. He was the recipient of the 2015 George S. Axelby Outstanding Paper Award.