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Andrea Formentini PhD

Lecturer in Engineering Science

Formula Student Faculty Advisor


Andrea Formentini received an M.S. degree in computer engineering and a PhD degree in electrical engineering from the University of Genova, Genova, in 2010 and 2014 respectively. He then started working as a research fellow in the Power Electronics, Machines and Control Group, University of Nottingham. In September 2018 he became Assistant Professor at University of Nottingham.

In 2021 Andrea joined the University of Oxford as Departmental Lecturer in Engineering Science.

Research Interests

His research interests include:

  • Embedded control architectures
  • Control of electric drives
  • Design and control of power electronics
  • Stability and control of converter-based microgrids