LCA is the Research Group dedicated to Automation and Control in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at the Polytechnic University of Bari.

It focuses on modeling and control of industrial automation and complex systems, smartness and Decision Support Systems by applying advanced and valuable strategies, which turn a technology into an intelligent and adaptable machine, able to predict and solve imminent situations.

LCA hosts AutoLogs srl, the first university spin-off company with two Italian Universities as members.

Research Areas

Controller networks

Sensor networks

Robot networks

Fault detection and diagnosis

Smart cities and smart buildings

Intelligent Transportation Systems

Electric mobility

Manufacturing systems

Logistic and intermodal systems

Healthcare systems