Upcoming Talk Excited to talk at the IEEE International Conference on Industrial Internet (ICII) in Seattle.


September 2018

Talk on “Bridging Machine Learning and Control for Intelligent Buildings” at TEDergy event held at the Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild, Chicago.


July 2018

Talk on “Bridging Machine Learning and Control for Intelligent Buildings” at the Intelligent Building Operations Workshop at Purdue University.


May 2018

Blog Penn Engineering published an article on our recent work.

Blog by Penn Engineering


April 2018

Talk on “Learning and Control using Gaussian Processes” at the University of L’Aquila, Italy.


Award Our paper entitled “Learning and Control using Gaussian Processes” wins the Best Paper Award at ICCPS 2018 held in Porto, Portugal! Go to the article or listen to the talk.


Paper entitled “Digital Twins for Efficient Modeling and Control of Buildings – An Integrated Solution with SCADA Systems” accepted for presentation at Building Performance Analysis Conference and SimBuild, 2018.


Guest lecture on “Learning and Control using Gaussian Processes” in Ph.D. course ESE680, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.


March 2018

Paper entitled “Data-driven Switched Affine Modeling for Model Predictive Control” accepted for presentation at the 6th IFAC Conference on Analysis and Design of Hybrid Systems, 2018.


February 2018

Paper entitled “Data-Driven Model Predictive Control using Random Forests for Building Energy Optimization and Climate Control” accepted for publication in Applied Energy.


Lightning Talk at the GRASP/PRECISE Industry Day, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.


Talk on “From energy efficiency to energy flexibility for Smart Cities” at the Smart Cities Forum, Perry World House, Philadelphia. More.


December 2017


Talk on “Bridging Machine Learning and Controls for Volatile Energy Markets” at the Australian National University, Canberra, Australia. More.


Paper entitled “Learning and Control using Gaussian Processes” accepted for presentation at the 9th ACM/IEEE Intenational Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems 2018.


Talk on “Data Predictive Control using Regression Trees and Ensemble Learning” at CDC 2017, Melbourne, Australia.


Paper entitled “Data-driven Model Predictive Control with Regression Trees – An Application to Building Energy Management” accepted for publication in ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems.


October 2017

Research Sympoisum Invited to Amazon’s 5th annual Graduate Research Symposium in Seattle.


Travel Award to attend the 56th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC) in Melbourne, Australia.


August 2017

Talk on “Bridging Machine Learning and Controls for Volatile Energy Markets” at Amazon India, Flipkart Data Science and TCS Innovation Labs in Bangalore, India.


May 2017

Award Our paper entitled “Data Predictive Control for Building Energy Management” wins the ASME Energy Systems Best Paper Award at ACC 2017! Go to the article. More.


Talk on “Bridging Machine Learning and Controls for Volatile Energy Markets” at Microsoft Research, Redmond and University of Washington, Seattle. More.


December 2016

Award 3rd prize in CIS 520 Machine Learning Competition on Sentiment Analysis for Tweet Classification, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.


November 2016

Award Our talk on “Data Predictive Control for Peak Power Reduction” wins the Best Presentation Award at the 3rd ACM International Conference on Systems for Energy-Efficient Built Environments (BuildSys), Stanford University! More.