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Brocanelli, Marco


Marco Brocanelli is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at The Ohio State University and the director of the Energy-aware Autonomous Systems Lab (EAS-Lab). He received the B.E. and M.E. degrees in Control Systems from the University of Rome Tor Vergata (Italy). In August 2018, he received the Ph.D. degree in the Electrical and Computer Engineering program of The Ohio State University. Between 2018 and 2023 he was an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at Wayne State University. His research interest is in equitable and sustainable mobile/edge computing spanning several cutting-edge technologies including  mobile augmented reality, autonomous mobile robots, electric connected and autonomous vehicles, and low-power networks. He received several NSF awards as Sole/Lead PI from various programs, including CRII, CAREER, and Converge Accelerator.


His core research is energy-aware sustainable computing applied to a wide set of technologies, including mobile augmented reality, edge computing, mobile/edge AI, autonomous mobile robots, autonomous vehicles, and energy-harvesting sensor networks. He is also interested in studying how such cutting-edge technologies can be deployed in our society to create more inclusive communities.