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Simona Sacone
Senior Editor
Bio:
Simona Sacone is Associate Professor of Automatic Control at the Department of Informatics, Bioengineering, Robotics and Systems Engineering of the University of Genova where she teaches Systems Theory, Identification and Estimation Techniques, and Optimization and Control of Logistic Systems and where she acts as the coordinator of the PhD Course on Systems Engineering.She is Associate Editor of the IEEE Control Systems Magazine and of the IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems. She is member of the IFAC Technical Committees 7.4 on Transportation Systems and 1.3 on Discrete Event and Hybrid Systems. She is one of the authors of the book Freeway Traffic Modelling and Control, by A. Ferrara, S. Siri and S. Sacone, in: Advances in Industrial Control, Springer, 2018. She has authored and co-authored more than 150 papers published on international journals, international books and international conference proceedings. Since 2019 she is member of the Board of Governors of the IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society
Research Interests
1. Traffic Flow Modeling and Control 2. Transportation Networks Modeling and Optimization 3. Ports and Terminals Planning and Control 4. Logistics