Gustav Nilsson
Gustav Nilsson
Ph.D. Student
Phone: +46 46 222 08 48
Fax: +46 46 13 81 18

Ph.D. student since August 2013. My research interests are modeling and distributed control of large scale systems with applications in traffic networks. 

Supervisor: Giacomo Como



Past activities

3 Oct - 14 Oct 2016 Visited Dipartimento di Scienze Matematiche "Giuseppe Luigi Lagrange", Politecnico di Torino
12 Sept - 16 Sept 2016 Attended the 37th International Summer School of Automatic Control Grenoble, France - Advanced algorithms for traffic prediction and control
8 June - 9 June 2016 Participation in Reglermöte 2016 with the presentation "On Decentralized Feedback Control for Traffic Lights"
15 Dec - 18 Dec 2015 Participation in CDC 2015 with the submission "Entropy-like Lyapunov Functions for the Stability Analysis of Adaptive Traffic Signal Controls" [Slides]
7 Sept - 31 Oct 2015 Participation in part of the long program "New Directions in Mathematical Approaches for Traffic Flow Management" at Institute for Pure & Applied Mathematics, UCLA
14 Dec - 17 Dec 2014 Participation in CDC 2014, with the submission "On Resilience of Multicommodity Dynamical Flow Networks" [Slides]
2 June - 4 June 2014 Participation in Reglermöte 2014 with a poster "On Stability And Resilience Of Multicommodity Dynamical Flow Networks"
28 April - 16 May 2014 Visit to Grenoble Traffic Lab
13 May 2014 Participation in the HYCON2 show-day with a poster "On Resilience of Multicommodity Dynamical Flow Networks"




G. Nilsson, P. Hosseini, G. Como, and K. Savla, "Entropy-like Lyapunov Functions for the Stability Analysis of Adaptive Traffic Signal Controls," (INVITED) in Proc. of IEEE Control Decision Conference, (Osaka, Japan), December 15-18, 2015. 

G. Nilsson, G. Como, and E. Lovisari, "On Resilience of Multicommodity Dynamical Flow Networks," in Proc. of 2014 Control Decision Conference, (Los Angeles, CA, USA), December 15-17, 2014.  



I have been a TA in the following courses:

Basic Course in China (autumn 2016)

Network Dynamics (spring 2015, spring 2016)

Basic Course for FIPi (spring 2014, spring 2015)

Basic Course for ED (autumn 2013)

Physiological Models and Computations (autumn 2015)

Completed courses

Linear Systems (9 ECTS)

Distributed Control (6 ETCS)

Numerical Linear Algebra (7.5 ECTS)

Network Dynamics (9 ECTS)

Functional Analysis in System Theory (9 ECTS)

Integration Theory (7.5 ECTS)

Theory of Stochastic Processes (7.5 ECTS)

Optimal Control (7.5 ECTS)

Communicating Science (5 ECTS) 

Game Theory (8 ECTS)

Introduction to Teaching and Learning in Higher Education (3 ECTS)

Convex Optimization (7.5 ECTS)

Robust Control (9 ECTS)

Control System Synthesis (10 ECTS)

Information Theory (7.5 ECTS)

Programming Languages and Concepts (7.5 ECTS)

Total: 120.5 ECTS