Postdoctorate, Vehicle Mechanics and Controls, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-2010
Postdoctorate, Systems Engineering, University of California Berkeley, 2007-2008
Ph.D., Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of L’Aquila, Italy, 2005
M.S., Electronics Engineering, University of L’Aquila, Italy, 2000
Model-based systems engineering with applications in transportation and civil structural systems
Modeling, control, and diagnosis of advanced ground vehicle propulsion systems
Energy storage and power systems
Ground vehicle active safety control systems
Semi-autonomous ground vehicles
Cyber-physical automotive embedded control systems
Hybrid model-based seismic evaluation of civil structural systems
Teaching Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2014-present
Visiting Researcher Scholar, Institute for Transportation Studies, University of California Berkeley, 2013-2014
Visiting Assistant Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, New York University School of Engineering, 2010-2012
Visiting Researcher, Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan, Summer 2008 and Summer 2010
Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-2010
Postdoctoral Research Associate, Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California Berkeley, 2007-2008
Postdoctoral Researcher, Center for Automotive Research, The Ohio State University, 2005-2006
Member of Doctoral Qualifying Examination Committee, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2014-present
Reviewer for: ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, IEEE Transaction on Automatic Control, IEEE Transaction on Control Systems Technology, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics-Part C: Applications and Reviews, IFAC Automatica, IFAC Control Engineering Practice, IJVAS International Journal of Vehicle Autonomous Systems, Vehicle System Dynamics, and International Journal of Adaptive Control and Signal Processing
Reviewer for: IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, IEEE American Control Conference, ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, IEEE Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, IFAC Symposium on Advances in Automotive Control, and Society of Automotive Engineers World Congress.
Chair, co-Chair, co-Organizer of Invited Technical Sessions in Automotive and Transportation Systems for IEEE American Control Conference and ASME Dynamic System and Control Conference, 2011-present
Honors & Awards
Travel Award, National Workshop on Automotive Cyber-Physical Systems, National Science Foundation, 2011, Troy, Michigan
Co-Principal Investigator (co-PI) in a multi-year grant, Ford Motor Company-University Research Program (URP), Control and recovery of vehicles during high-speed and other emergency conditions, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-2009
Co-PI in a multi-year grant, General Motors Company, Faults diagnosis for electrical vehicles, The Ohio State University, 2005-2006
Best PhD Student Research Presentation ASTRI (Association Sciences and Technologies for Research and Industry) Award, AEIT (Federazione Italiana di Elettronica, Elettronica, Automazione, Informatica e Telecomunicazioni), 2004, Genoa, Italy
Outstanding MS Scholar Fellowship, Italian Automotive Technical Association (ATA), 2000, Orbassano, Turin, Italy
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
International Federation of Automatic Control
New York Academy of Sciences
Society of Automotive Engineers
Patents & Inventions
Scacchioli, A., Gaviani, G., et al.. (2009). Control strategy of an electromagnetic valve actuator for gasoline camless engines, Patent No. 0001363695, Italy
Fan, Y., Scacchioli, A.. (2013). "An optimal control for a novel ABS based on vehicle dynamic load transfer effects for reducing stopping distance", Proceedings of the 27th IEEE American Control
Conference. Washington D.C.
Scacchioli, A., Lu, J.. (2012). "Flatness-based electronic posture control (EPC) for accident avoidance", Proceedings of the 26th IEEE American Control Conference. Montreal, Canada.
Scacchioli, A., Lu, J., Velenis, E.. (2011). "Accident avoidance using electronic posture control through differential braking", Proceedings of the 22nd IAVSD Symposium on dynamics of vehicles on roads and tracks. Manchester, United Kingdom.
Scacchioli, A., Tsiotras, P., Lu, J.. (2009). "Nonlinear-feedback traction force control with load transfer", Proceedings of the 2nd ASME Dynamic Systems and Control Division Conference. Hollywood, California.
Whyte, C., Scacchioli, A., Bayen, A. M., Stojadinovic, B.. (2008). "Assessment of quality of hybrid simulation using reachability analysis", Proceedings of the 14th Conference on Earthquake Engineering. Beijing, China.
Scacchioli, A., Rizzoni, G., Pisu, P.. (2007). "Hierarchical model-based fault diagnosis of an electrical power generation automotive storage system", Proceedings of the 26th IEEE American Control
Conference. New York City, New York.
Scacchioli, A., Rizzoni, G., Pisu, P.. (2006). "Model-based fault diagnosis design for an electrical automotive system", Proceedings of IMECE-ASME 2006 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition,
Dynamic Systems and Control Division. Chicago, Illinois.
Scacchioli, A., Bayen, A. M., Stojadinovic, B.. (2014). "Assessment of uncertainty propagation in the dynamic response of single-degree-of-freedom structures using reachability analysis", 140 (6), 04014038, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics.
Scacchioli, A., Rizzoni, G., Salman, M. A., Li, W., Onori, S., Zhang, X.. (2013). "Model-based diagnosis for an automotive electric power generation and storage system", 44 (1), 72-85, IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems.
Clarke, J.-P., Brooks, J., Nagle, G., Scacchioli, A., White, W., Liu, S.. (2013). "Optimized profile descent arrivals at Los Angeles international airport", 50 (2), 360-369, AIAA Journal of Aircraft.