Jorge Cortés

Professor




  1. Hierarchical selective recruitment in linear-threshold brain networks. Part II: Inter-layer dynamics and top-down recruitment
    E. Nozari, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, submitted

  2. Hierarchical selective recruitment in linear-threshold brain networks. Part I: Intra-layer dynamics and selective inhibition
    E. Nozari, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, submitted

  3. Event-triggered stabilization over digital channels of linear systems with disturbances
    M. J. Khojasteh, M. Hedayatpour, J. Cortés, M. Franceschetti
    Automatica, submitted

  4. Distributed transient frequency control for power networks with stability and performance guarantees
    Y. Zhang, J. Cortés
    Automatica, submitted

  5. Hierarchical reinforcement learning via dynamic subspace search for multi-agent planning
    A. Ma, M. Ouimet, J. Cortés
    Autonomous Robots, submitted

  6. Hybrid interconnection of iterative bidding and power network dynamics for frequency regulation and optimal dispatch
    T. Stegink, A. Cherukuri, C. De Persis, A. J. van der Schaft, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, to appear

  7. Tutorial on dynamic average consensus: the problem, its applications, and the algorithms
    S. S. Kia, B. Van Scoy, J. Cortés, R. Freeman, K. Lynch, S. Martínez
    IEEE Control Systems Magazine, submitted

  8. Virtual-voltage partition-based approach to optimal transmission switching
    C.-Y. Chang, S. Martínez, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Power Systems, submitted

  9. Frequency-driven market mechanisms for optimal dispatch in power networks
    T. Stegink, A. Cherukuri, C. De Persis, A. J. van der Schaft, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, submitted

  10. Characterizing tolerable disturbances for transient-state safety in power networks
    Y. Zhang, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, to appear

  11. Cooperative data-driven distributionally robust optimization
    A. Cherukuri, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, submitted

  12. Distributed sliding mode control for nonlinear heterogeneous platoon systems with positive definite topologies
    Y. Wu, S. E. Li, J. Cortés, K. Poolla
    IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, submitted

  13. Event-triggered communication and control of networked systems for multi-agent consensus
    C. Nowzari, E. Garcia, J. Cortés
    Automatica, submitted

  14. Scheduled-asynchronous distributed algorithm for optimal power flow
    C.-Y. Chang, J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, to appear

  15. Coordinated control of multi-robot systems: a survey
    J. Cortés, M. Egerstedt
    SICE Journal of Control, Measurement, and System Integration 10 (6) (2017), 495-503

  16. Stokes drift of plankton in linear internal waves: Cross-shore transport of neutrally buoyant and depth-keeping organisms
    P. J. S. Franks, M. Ouimet, J. Cortés, J. Garwood, A. J. Lucas
    Marine Ecology Progress Series, submitted

  17. The value of timing information in event-triggered control
    M. J. Khojasteh, P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés, M. Franceschetti
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, submitted

  18. Event-triggered stabilization of nonlinear systems with time-varying sensing and actuation delay
    E. Nozari, P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés
    Automatica, submitted

  19. Nonsmooth barrier functions
    P. Glotfelter, J. Cortés, M. Egerstedt
    IEEE Control Systems Letters 1 (2) (2017), 310-315

  20. Iterative bidding in electricity markets: rationality and robustness
    A. Cherukuri, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, submitted

  21. Hierarchical-distributed optimized coordination of intersection traffic
    P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, submitted

  22. Distributed control of vehicle strings under finite-time and safety specifications
    P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 5 (3) (2018), 1399-1411

  23. Network identification with latent nodes via auto-regressive models
    E. Nozari, Y. Zhao, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 5 (2) (2018), 722-736

  24. Heterogeneity of central nodes explains the benefits of time-varying control scheduling in complex dynamical networks
    E. Nozari, F. Pasqualetti, J. Cortés
    Journal of Complex Networks, submitted

  25. Event-triggered second-moment stabilization of linear systems under packet drops
    P. Tallapragada, M. Franceschetti, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 63 (8) (2018), 2374-2388

  26. The role of convexity on saddle-point dynamics: Lyapunov function and robustness
    A. Cherukuri, E. Mallada, S. Low, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 63 (8) (2018), 2449-2464

  27. Distributed coordination for nonsmooth convex optimization via saddle-point dynamics
    S. K. Niederländer, J. Cortés
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, submitted

  28. Distributed coordination of DERs with storage for dynamic economic dispatch
    A. Cherukuri, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 63 (3) (2018), 835-842

  29. Differentially private average consensus: obstructions, trade-offs, and optimal algorithm design
    E. Nozari, P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés
    Automatica 81 (2017), 221-231

  30. Differentially private distributed convex optimization via functional perturbation
    E. Nozari, P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 5 (1) (2018), 395-408

  31. Distributed saddle-point subgradient algorithms with Laplacian averaging
    D. Mateos-Nuñez, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 62 (6) (2017), 2720-2735

  32. Event-triggered control under time-varying rates and channel blackouts
    P. Tallapragada, M. Franceschetti, J. Cortés
    IFAC Journal of Systems and Control, submitted

  33. Gramian-based reachability metrics for bilinear networks
    Y. Zhao, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 4 (3) (2017), 620-631

  34. Saddle-point dynamics: conditions for asymptotic stability of saddle points
    A. Cherukuri, B. Gharesifard, J. Cortés
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 55 (1) (2017), 486-511

  35. Asymptotic convergence of constrained primal-dual dynamics
    A. Cherukuri, E. Mallada, J. Cortés
    Systems and Control Letters 87 (2016), 10-15

  36. Initialization-free distributed coordination for economic dispatch under varying loads and generator commitment
    A. Cherukuri, J. Cortés
    Automatica 74 (2016), 183-193

  37. Distributed event-triggered coordination for average consensus on weight-balanced digraphs
    C. Nowzari, J. Cortés
    Automatica 68 (2016), 237-244

  38. Noise-to-state exponentially stable distributed convex optimization on weight-balanced digraphs
    D. Mateos-Nuñez, J. Cortés
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 54 (1) (2016), 266-290

  39. Robust coordinated rendezvous of depth-actuated drifters in ocean internal waves
    M. Ouimet, J. Cortés
    Automatica 69 (2016), 265-274

  40. Distributed bargaining in dyadic-exchange networks
    D. Richert, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 3 (3) (2016), 310-321

  41. Event-triggered stabilization of linear systems under bounded bit rates
    P. Tallapragada, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 61 (6) (2016), 1575-1589

  42. Distributed online convex optimization over jointly connected digraphs
    D. Mateos-Nuñez, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering 1 (1) (2014), 23-37

  43. Distributed linear programming with event-triggered communication
    D. Richert, J. Cortés
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 54 (3) (2016), 1769-1797

  44. Distributed event-triggered communication for dynamic average consensus in networked systems
    S. S. Kia, J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    Automatica 59 (2015), 112-119

  45. Distributed convex optimization via continuous-time coordination algorithms with discrete-time communication
    S. S. Kia, J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    Automatica 55 (2015), 254-264

  46. Distributed generator coordination for initialization and anytime optimization in economic dispatch
    A. Cherukuri, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems 2 (3) (2015), 226-237

  47. Robust distributed linear programming
    D. Richert, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 60 (10) (2015), 2567-2582

  48. Dynamic average consensus under limited control authority and privacy requirements
    S. S. Kia, J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control 25 (13) (2015), 1941-1966

  49. pth moment noise-to-state stability of stochastic differential equations with persistent noise
    D. Mateos-Nuñez, J. Cortés
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 52 (4) (2014), 2399-2421

  50. Collective estimation of ocean nonlinear internal waves using robotic underwater drifters
    M. Ouimet, J. Cortés
    IEEE Access 1 (2013), 418-427

  51. Team-triggered coordination for real-time control of networked cyberphysical systems
    C. Nowzari, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 61 (1) (2016), 34-47

  52. Hedonic coalition formation for optimal deployment
    M. Ouimet, J. Cortés
    Automatica 49 (11) (2013), 3234-3245

  53. Robust, distributed estimation of internal wave parameters via inter-drogue measurements
    M. Ouimet, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology 22 (3) (2014), 980-994

  54. Stealthy deception in hypergames under informational asymmetry
    B. Gharesifard, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics: Systems 44 (6) (2014), 785-795

  55. Optimal leader allocation in UAV formation pairs ensuring cooperation
    D. Richert, J. Cortés
    Automatica 49 (11) (2013), 3189-3198

  56. Self-triggered optimal servicing in dynamic environments with acyclic structure
    C. Nowzari, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 58 (5) (2013), 1236-1249

  57. Distributed convergence to Nash equilibria in two-network zero-sum games
    B. Gharesifard, J. Cortés
    Automatica 49 (6) (2013), 1683-1692

  58. Simultaneous input and state estimation for nonlinear systems with applications to flow field estimation
    H. Fang, R. A. de Callafon, J. Cortés
    Automatica 49 (9) (2013), 2805-2812

  59. Distributed continuous-time convex optimization on weight-balanced digraphs
    B. Gharesifard, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 59 (3) (2014), 781-786

  60. Self-triggered coordination of robotic networks for optimal deployment
    C. Nowzari, J. Cortés
    Automatica 48 (6) (2012), 1077-1087

  61. Statistical properties and robustness of biological controller-target networks
    J. D. Feala, J. Cortés, P. M. Duxbury, A. D. McCulloch, C. Piermarocchi, G. Paternostro
    PLoS ONE 7 (1) (2012), e29374

  62. Distributed consensus on robot networks for dynamically merging feature-based maps
    R. Aragüés, J. Cortés, C. Sagüés
    IEEE Transactions on Robotics 28 (4) (2012), 840-854

  63. Evolution of players' misperceptions in hypergames under perfect observations
    B. Gharesifard and J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 57 (7) (2012), 1641-1656

  64. Deployment of an unreliable robotic sensor network for spatial estimation
    J. Cortés
    Systems and Control Letters 61 (1) (2012), 41-49

  65. Distributed consensus algorithms for merging feature-based maps with limited communication
    R. Aragüés, J. Cortés, C. Sagüés
    Robotics and Autonomous Systems 59 (3-4) (2011), 163-180

  66. Adaptive information collection by robotic sensor networks for spatial estimation
    R. Graham, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 57 (6) (2012), 1404-1419

  67. Cooperative detection of areas of rapid change in spatial fields
    J. Cortés
    Automatica 48 (4) (2012), 673-681

  68. Distributed strategies for generating weight-balanced and doubly stochastic digraphs
    B. Gharesifard, J. Cortés
    European Journal of Control 18 (6) (2012), 539-557

  69. Cooperative adaptive sampling of random fields with partially known covariance
    R. Graham, J. Cortés
    International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control 22 (5) (2012), 504-534

  70. A catalog of inverse-kinematics planners for underactuated systems on matrix groups
    S. Martínez, J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    Journal of Geometric Mechanics 1 (4) (2009), 445-460

  71. Distributed tree rearrangements for reachability and robust connectivity
    M. Schuresko, J. Cortés
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 50 (5) (2012), 2588-2620

  72. Systems approaches and algorithms for discovery of combinatorial therapeutics
    J. Feala, J. Cortés, P. Duxbury, C. Piermarocchi, A. McCulloch, G. Paternostro
    Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Systems Biology 2 (2) (2010), 181-193

  73. Global and robust formation-shape stabilization of relative sensing networks
    J. Cortés
    Automatica 45 (12) (2009), 2754-2762

  74. Nonsmooth coordination and geometric optimization via distributed dynamical systems
    J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    SIAM Review 51 (1) (2009), 163-189

  75. Coverage optimization and spatial load balancing by robotic sensor networks
    J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 55 (3) (2010), 749-754

  76. Distributed motion constraints for algebraic connectivity of robotic networks
    M. Schuresko, J. Cortés
    Journal of Intelligent and Robotic Systems 56 (1-2) (2009), 99-126

  77. Coverage control by multi-robot networks with limited-range anisotropic sensory
    K. Laventall, J. Cortés
    International Journal of Control 82 (6) (2009), 1113-1121

  78. Asymptotic optimality of multicenter Voronoi configurations for random field estimation
    R. Graham, J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 54 (1) (2009), 153-158

  79. Distributed Kriged Kalman filter for spatial estimation
    J. Cortés
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 54 (12) (2009), 2816-2827

  80. Exploring landmark placement strategies for self-localization in wireless sensor networks
    F. Benbadis, K. Obraczka, J. Cortés, A. Brandwajn
    EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2008 (2008), Article ID 275658

  81. Discontinuous dynamical systems - a tutorial on solutions, nonsmooth analysis, and stability
    J. Cortés
    IEEE Control Systems Magazine 28 (3) (2008), 36-73

  82. Multirobot rendezvous with visibility sensors in nonconvex environments
    A. Ganguli, J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    IEEE Transactions on Robotics 25 (2) (2009), 340-352

  83. Distributed algorithms for reaching consensus on general functions
    J. Cortés
    Automatica 44 (3) (2008), 726-737

  84. Notes on averaging over acyclic digraphs and discrete coverage control
    C. Gao, J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    Automatica 44 (8) (2008), 2120-2127

  85. A crash course in feedback control - a MATLAB-based introduction with one prerequisite: high school algebra
    J. Cortés, W. B. Dunbar
    IEEE Control Systems Magazine 27 (3) (2007), 79-89

  86. Nonholonomic Lagrangian systems on Lie algebroids
    J. Cortés, M. de León, J.C. Marrero, E. Martínez
    Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems - Series A 24 (2) (2009), 213-271

  87. Motion coordination with distributed information
    S. Martínez, J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    IEEE Control Systems Magazine 27 (4) (2007), 75-88

    *2008 IEEE Control Systems Outstanding Paper Award*


  88. A survey of Lagrangian Mechanics and control on Lie algebroids and groupoids
    J. Cortés, M. de León, J. C. Marrero, D. Martín de Diego, E. Martínez
    International Journal of Geometric Methods in Modern Physics 3 (3) (2006), 509-558

  89. Finite-time convergent gradient flows with applications to network consensus
    J. Cortés
    Automatica 42 (11) (2006), 1993-2000

  90. On synchronous robotic networks - Part II: Time complexity of rendezvous and deployment algorithms
    S. Martínez, F. Bullo, J. Cortés, E. Frazzoli
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, 52 (12) (2007), 2214-2226

  91. On synchronous robotic networks - Part I: Models, tasks and complexity
    S. Martínez, F. Bullo, J. Cortés, E. Frazzoli
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 52 (12) (2007), 2199-2213

  92. Maximizing visibility in nonconvex polygons: nonsmooth analysis and gradient algorithm design
    A. Ganguli, J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 45 (5) (2006), 1657-1679

  93. Robust rendezvous for mobile autonomous agents via proximity graphs in arbitrary dimensions
    J. Cortés, S.Martínez, F. Bullo
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 51 (8) (2006), 1289-1298

    *Google Scholar's "Classic Papers: Articles That Have Stood The Test of Time", top 3 in Automation & Control Theory, June 2017*


  94. Spatially-distributed coverage optimization and control with limited-range interactions
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez, F. Bullo
    ESAIM: Control, Optimisation and Calculus of Variations 11 (4) (2005), 691-719

  95. Hamiltonian theory of constrained impulsive motion
    J. Cortés, A.M. Vinogradov
    Journal of Mathematical Physics 47 (2006), 042905 (1-30)

  96. Coordination and geometric optimization via distributed dynamical systems
    J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 44 (5) (2005), 1543-1574

    *SIAM Review SIGEST selection from the SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization*


  97. Characterization of gradient control systems
    J. Cortés, A.J. van der Schaft, P.E. Crouch
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 44 (4) (2005), 1192-1214

  98. Mechanical control systems on Lie algebroids
    J. Cortés, E. Martínez
    IMA Journal of Mathematical Control and Information 21 (4) (2004), 457-492

  99. Coverage control for mobile sensing networks
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez, T. Karatas, F. Bullo
    IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation 20 (2) (2004), 243-255

  100. General symmetries in optimal control
    M. de León, J. Cortés, D. Martín de Diego, S. Martínez
    Reports on Mathematical Physics 53 (1) (2004), 55-78

  101. The consistency problem in optimal control: the degenerate case
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    Reports on Mathematical Physics 51 (2/3) (2003), 171-186

  102. Energy-conserving nonholonomic integrators
    J. Cortés
    Discrete and Continuous Dynamical Systems, added volume (2003), 189-199

  103. Analysis and design of oscillatory control systems
    S. Martínez, J. Cortés, F. Bullo
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 48 (7) (2003), 1164-1177

  104. Motion control algorithms for mechanical systems with symmetry
    S. Martínez, J. Cortés
    Acta Applicandae Mathematicae 76 (3) (2003), 221-264

  105. Configuration controllability for mechanical systems underactuated by one control
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 41 (6) (2003), 1901-1921

  106. Geometric description of vakonomic and nonholonomic dynamics. Comparison of solutions
    J. Cortés, M. de León, D. Martín de Diego, S. Martínez
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 41 (5) (2003), 1389-1412

  107. Simple mechanical control systems with constraints and symmetry
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez, J.P. Ostrowski, H. Zhang
    SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization 41 (3) (2002), 851-874

  108. On nonlinear controllability and series expansions for Lagrangian systems with dissipative forces
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez, F. Bullo
    IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control 47 (8) (2002), 1396-1401

  109. Skinner-Rusk approach to time-dependent mechanics
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez, F. Cantrijn
    Physics Letters A 300 (2/3) (2002), 250-258

  110. Cosymplectic reduction of constrained systems with symmetry
    F. Cantrijn, J. Cortés
    Reports on Mathematical Physics 49 (2/3) (2002), 167-182

  111. On the geometry of generalized Chaplygin systems
    F. Cantrijn, J. Cortés, M. de León, D. Martín de Diego
    Mathematical Proceedings of the Cambridge Philosophical Society 132 (2002), 323-351

  112. Optimal gaits for dynamic robotic locomotion
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez, J.P. Ostrowski, K.A. McIsaac
    International Journal of Robotics Research 20 (9) (2001), 707-728

  113. Nonholonomic integrators
    J. Cortés, S. Martínez
    Nonlinearity 14 (2001), 1365-1392

  114. Symmetries in vakonomic dynamics. Applications to optimal control
    S. Martínez, J. Cortés, M. de León
    Journal of Geometry and Physics 38 (3-4) (2001), 343-365

  115. Mechanical systems subject to generalized nonholonomic constraints
    J. Cortés, M. de León, D. Martín de Diego, S. Martínez
    Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences 457, numb. 2007 (2001), 651-670

  116. The geometric theory of constraints applied to the dynamics of vakonomic mechanical systems. The vakonomic bracket
    S. Martínez, J. Cortés, M. de León
    Journal of Mathematical Physics 41 (2000), 2090-2120

  117. Reduction and reconstruction of the dynamics of nonholonomic systems
    J. Cortés, M. de León
    Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and General 32 (1999), 8615-8645

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, San Diego
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