List of my publications

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Journal papers

  1. J. Lataire, R. Pintelon, D. Piga, R. Tóth, Continuous-time linear time-varying system identification with a frequency domain kernel based estimator, IET Control Theory & Applications, In press.
  2. A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, D. Piga, A. Castelletti, A. E. Rizzoli, A Hybrid Signature-based Iterative Disaggregation algorithm for Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring, Applied Energy, In press.
  3. V. Breschi, D. Piga, A. Bemporad, Piecewise Affine Regression via Recursive Multiple Least Squares and Multicategory Discrimination, Automatica, Vol. 73, 2016. (preprint) (link)
  4. A. Benavoli, D. Piga, A probabilistic interpretation of set-membership filtering: Application to polynomial systems through polytopic bounding, Automatica, Vol. 70, 2016. (preprint) (link)
  5. D. Piga, A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, A. Castelletti, A.E. Rizzoli, Sparse optimization for automated energy end use disaggregation, IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, Vol. 24, 2016. (preprint) (link)
  6. D. Piga, Computation of the Structured Singular Value via Moment LMI Relaxations, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 61. No. 2, 2016. (preprint) (link)
  7. S. Formentin, D. Piga, R. Tóth, S. M. Savaresi, Direct learning of LPV controllers from data, Automatica, Vol. 65, 2016. (preprint) (link)
  8. A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, D. Piga, A. Castelletti, A.E. Rizzoli, Benefits and challenges of using smart meters for advancing residential water demand modeling and management: a review, Environmental Modelling & Software, Vol. 72, 2015. (preprint) (link)
  9. D. Piga, P. B. Cox, R. Tóth, V. Laurain, LPV system identification under noise corrupted scheduling and output signal observations, Automatica, Vol. 53, 2015. (preprint) (link)
  10. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Characteristic polynomial assignment for plants with semialgebraic uncertainty: a robust diophantine equation approach, International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, Vol. 15, No. 61, 2015. (link)
  11. V. Laurain, R. Tóth, D. Piga, W. X. Zheng, An Instrumental Least Squares Support Vector Machine for Nonlinear System Identification, Automatica Vol. 54, 2015. (link)
  12. V. Cerone, J. B. Lasserre, D. Piga, D. Regruto, A unified framework for solving a general class of conditional and robust set-membership estimation problems, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 59, No. 11, pp. 2897-2909, 2014. (preprint) (link)
  13. D. Piga, R. Tóth, Bias-corrected estimators for nonlinear systems with output-error type model structures, Automatica, Vol. 50, No. 9, pp. 2373-2380, 2014. (preprint) (link)
  14. M. Canale, V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Approximation of Model Predictive Control laws for polynomial systems, Asian Journal of Control, Vol. 16, No. 5, 2014. (link)
  15. D. Piga, R. Tóth, An SDP approach for l0-minimization: application to ARX model segmentation, Automatica, Vol. 49, No. 12, pp. 3646-3653, 2013. (preprint) (link)
  16. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Fixed-order FIR approximation of linear systems from quantized input and output data, Systems & Control letters, Vol. 62, No. 12, pp. 1136-1142, 2013. (preprint) (link)
  17. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, A convex relaxation approach to Set-membership identication of LPV systems, Automatica, Vol. 49, No. 9, pp. 2853-2859, 2013. (preprint) (link)
  18. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Computational load reduction in bounded error identification of Hammerstein systems, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 58, No. 5, pp. 1317-1322, 2013. (preprint) (link)
  19. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Bounding the parameters of block-structured nonlinear feedback systems, International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, vol. 23, n. 1, pp. 33-47, 2013. (preprint) (link)
  20. L. Fagiano, M. Milanese, D. Piga, Optimization of Airborne Wind Energy generators, International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, vol. 22, n. 18, pp. 2055-2083, 2012. (preprint) (link)
  21. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Bounded error identification of Hammerstein systems through sparse polynomial optimization, Automatica, vol. 48, n. 10, pp. 2693-2698, 2012. (preprint) (link)
  22. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Set-Membership Error-in-Variables Identification Through Convex Relaxation Techniques, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 57, No. 2, pp. 517-522, 2012. (preprint) (link)
  23. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Enforcing stability constraints in set-membership identification of linear dynamic systems, Automatica, Vol. 47, No. 11, pp. 2488-2494, 2011. (preprint) (link)
  24. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Set-membership LPV model identification of vehicle lateral dynamics, Automatica, Vol. 47, No. 8, pp. 1794-1799, 2011. (preprint) (link)
  25. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Improved parameters bounds for set-membership EIV problems, special issue, International Journal of Adaptive Control and Signal Processing, Vol. 25, No. 3, pp. 208-227, 2011. (pdf) (link)
  26. L. Fagiano, M. Milanese, D. Piga, High-Altitude Wind Power Generation, IEEE Transactions on Energy Conversion, Vol. 25, No. 1, pp. 168-180, 2010. (pdf) (link)



Book Chapters

  1. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, SM identification of IO LPV models with uncertain time-varying parameters, In: P. Lopes dos Santos, C. Novara, D. Rivera, J. Ramos and T-P. Perdicoúlis (Eds.), Linear Parameter-Varying System Identification: New Developments and Trends, World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, 2011. (book webpage)
  2. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Bounded error identification of Hammerstein systems with backlash, In: F. Giri and E. W. Bai (Eds.), Block-oriented nonlinear system identification, (Lecture notes in Control and Information sciences), Springer, 2010. (book webpage)



Conference Proceedings

  1. V. Breschi, D. Piga, A. Bemporad, Learning Hybrid Models with Logical and Continuous Dynamics Via Multiclass Linear Separation, Proc. of the 55th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 2016.
  2. V. Breschi, A. Bemporad, D. Piga, Identification of Hybrid and Linear Parameter Varying Models via Recursive Piecewise Affine Regression and Discrimination, Proc. of the 15th European Control Conference, Aalborg, Denmark, 2016.
  3. M. Mejary, D. Piga, A. Bemporad, Regularized Least Square Support Vector Machines for Order and Structure Selection of LPV-ARX models, Proc. of the 15th European Control Conference, Aalborg, Denmark, 2016.
  4. D. Piga, A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, A. Castelletti, A.E. Rizzoli, A Convex optimization approach for automated water and energy end use disaggregation, Proc. of the 36th IAHR World Congress, The Hague, The Netherlands, 2015.
  5. A. Cominola, M. Giuliani, D. Piga, A. Castelletti, A.E. Rizzoli, Modelling residential water consumers’ behaviours by feature selection and feature weighting, Proc. of the 36th IAHR World Congress, The Hague, The Netherlands, 2015.
  6. R. Duijkers, R. Tóth, D. Piga, V. Laurain, LPV Kernel Variable Selection in Least-Squares Support Vector Machines: application to LPV systems, invited paper, Proc. of the 53rd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Los Angeles, California, 2014.
  7. J. Lataire, D. Piga, R. Tóth, Frequency-Domain Least-Squares Support Vector Machines to Deal with Correlated Errors When Identifying Linear Time-Varying Systems, 19th IFAC World Congress, Cape Town, South Africa, 2014.
  8. D. Piga, R. Tóth, LPV model order selection in an LS-SVM setting, Proc. of the 52nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Firenze, Italy, 2013. (preprint)
  9. S. Formentin, D. Piga, R. Tóth, S. M. Savaresi, Direct data-driven control of linear parameter-varying systems, invited paper, Proc. of the 52nd IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Firenze, Italy, 2013. (preprint)
  10. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Polytopic Outer Approximations of Semialgebraic Sets, Proc. of the 51st IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Maui, Hawaii, USA, 2012. (preprint) (link) (presentation)
  11. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, R. Tóth, Fixed Order LPV Controllers Design for LPV Models in Input-Output Form, invited paper, Proc. of the 51st IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Maui, Hawaii, USA, 2012. (preprint) (link)
  12. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Bounded-Error Identification of Linear Systems with Input and Output Backlash, invited paper, Proc. of the 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, Brussels, Belgium, 2012. (link) (presentation)
  13. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, FIR Approximation of Linear Systems from Quantized Records, invited paper, Proc. of the 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, Brussels, Belgium, 2012. (link)
  14. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, B. Sintayehu, LPV Identification of the Glucose-Insulin Dynamics in Type I Diabetes, invited paper, Proc. of the 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, Brussels, Belgium, 2012. (preprint) (link)
  15. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, R. Tóth, Input-Output LPV Model Identification with Guaranteed Quadratic Stability, invited paper, Proc. of the 16th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, Brussels, Belgium, 2012. (preprint) (link) (presentation)
  16. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Robust Pole Placement for Plants with Semialgebraic Parametric Uncertainty, Proc. of the American Control Conference, Montréal, Canada, 2012. Best presentation in session award. (preprint) (link) (presentation)
  17. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, R. Tóth, Minimal LPV state-space realization driven set-membership identification, Proc. of the American Control Conference, Montréal, Canada, 2012. (preprint) (link)
  18. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Set-Membership identification of Hammerstein-Wiener systems, invited paper, Proc. of the 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Orlando, Florida, USA, 2011. (preprint) (link)
  19. M. Canale, V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Fast implementation of Model Predictive Control with guaranteed performance, Proc. of the 50th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Orlando, Florida, USA, 2011. (preprint) (link)
  20. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Computational burden reduction in Set-membership Hammerstein system identification, Proc. of the 18th IFAC World Congress, Milan, Italy, 2011. (preprint) (link) (presentation)
  21. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Convex relaxation techniques for set-membership identification of LPV systems, Proc. of the American Control Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2011. (preprint) (link)
  22. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Hammerstein systems parameters bounding through sparse polynomial optimization, Proc. of the American Control Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, 2011. (preprint) (link)
  23. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Bounding the parameters of linear systems with stability constraints, Proc. of the American Control Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2010. (preprint) (link)
  24. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Set-membership EIV identification through LMI relaxation techniques, Proc. of the American Control Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2010. (preprint) (link)
  25. M. Milanese, L. Fagiano, D. Piga, Control As a Key Technology for a Radical Innovation in Wind Energy Generation, Proc. of the American Control Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2010. Semi-plenary lecture, speaker: M. Milanese. (link)
  26. L. Fagiano, M. Milanese, D. Piga, High-altitude wind energy generation using controlled tethered airfoils, ICREGA 2010, International Conference on Renewable Energy: Generation and Applications, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates, 2010. (pdf)
  27. L. Fagiano, M. Milanese, D. Piga, Kitenergy: a radical innovation in wind energy generation, TechConnect World Conference and Expo 2010, Anaheim, California, USA, 2010. (pdf) (link)
  28. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Set-membership Identification of Block-Structured Nonlinear Feedback Systems, Proc. of the 48th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Shanghai, China, 2009. (pdf) (link) (presentation)
  29. V. Cerone, D. Piga, D. Regruto, Parameter bounds evaluation for linear system with output backlash, invited paper, Proc. of the 15th IFAC Symposium on System Identification, Saint-Malo, France, 2009. (pdf) (link)
  30. L. Fagiano, M. Milanese, D. Piga, High-altitude wind power generation for renewable energy cheaper than oil, Sustainable development: a challenge for European research, Brussels, Belgium, 2009. (pdf) (link)



Technical Reports

  1. A. Bemporad, V, Breschi, D. Piga, DPiecewise Affine Regression via Recursive Multiple Least Squares and Multicategory Discrimination, TR-IMT-DYSCO-2016-01, 2016. (pdf)
  2. D. Piga, R. Tóth, Data-driven LPV modeling of continuous pulp digesters, TUE-CS-2013-002, Control Systems Group, Department of Electrical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 2013. (pdf)
  3. V. Laurain, R. Tóth, D. Piga An Instrumental Least Squares Support Vector Machine for Nonlinear System Identification: enforcing zero-centering constraints, TUE-CS-2013-001, Control Systems Group, Department of Electrical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 2013. (pdf)



Theses

  1. D. Piga, A convex relaxation approach to set-membership identification, Ph.D. Thesis, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy, 2012. (pdf)
  2. D. Piga, “Performance analysis of KiteGen system: high-altitude wind power generation, Msc. Thesis, Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Italy, 2008.