Aerospace Controls Laboratory

Andrea Tagliabue

PhD Candidate

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  • Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT, 2019 - current
  • M.S. in Robotics, Systems and Control, ETH Zurich (Switzerland), 2018
  • B.S. in Automation Engineering, Politecnico di Milano (Italy), 2015

Research Interests

  • Neural-Inspired Methods for Sensing and Control on MAVs
  • Data-Driven, Resilient Sensing and State Estimation
  • Imitation and Reinforcement Learning for Robust Flight Control
  • Multi-Agent Planning and Control in Communication-Denied Environments


Efficient Learning of Neural Network Policies via Imitation Learning and Tube MPC
Andrea Tagliabue, Dong-Ki Kim, Michael Everett, 2022

Use a Robust Tube variant of MPC to efficiently learn Neural Network policies via Imitation Learning.

Lidar-Inertial Observability-Aware Navigator
Andrea Tagliabue, Jesus Tordesillas Torres, Xiaoyi (Jeremy) Cai, Ali-akbar Ahga-mohammadi, 2020

This work presents the Lidar-Inertial Observability-Aware Navigator used at the DARPA Subt. challenge.