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Carlo Pinciroli

  • PhD
  • Assistant Professor
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute
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Swarm Intelligence

Guest editor

2016 - 2017(a year)

Recent publications

  • Swarmanoid: A novel concept for the study of heterogeneous robotic swarms

    • Dorigo M
    • Floreano D
    • Gambardella L
    • et al.
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  • ARGoS: A modular, multi-engine simulator for heterogeneous swarm robotics

    • Pinciroli C
    • Trianni V
    • O'Grady R
    • et al.
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Professional experience

Assistant Professor

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

August 2016 - Present

Postdoctoral Researcher

MIST, École Polytechnique de Montréal

January 2015 - July 2016(2 years)

Postdoctoral Researcher

IRIDIA, Université Libre de Bruxelles

May 2014 - December 2014(7 months)

Teaching assistant

Université libre de Bruxelles

October 2009 - September 2014(5 years)

IT Consultant

Iriscube Reply

June 2005 - September 2006(a year)



IRIDIA - Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium

October 2006 - April 2014(8 years)

Master in Computer Science

University of Illinois at Chicago

January 2003 - July 2005(3 years)

Laurea in Ingegneria Informatica

Politecnico di Milano

September 1999 - April 2005(6 years)


In 2005 I obtained a Master's degree in Computer Engineering at Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy and a Master's degree in Computer Science at University of Illinois at Chicago, IL, USA. I then worked for one year for Iriscube Reply S.p.A. as an IT consultant in several projects for Banca Woolwich, Barclays Bank PLC group. In 2006 I joined IRIDIA, CoDE, Université Libre de Bruxelles in Belgium under the supervision of Prof. Marco Dorigo. While at IRIDIA, I obtained a Diplôme d'études approfondies in 2007 and a PhD in applied sciences in 2014; I also completed a 8-month post-doctoral period. Since 2015, I am a post-doctoral researcher at MIST, École Polytechnique de Montréal in Canada under the supervision of Prof. Giovanni Beltrame.


Co-authors (133)