Marco Dorigo's publications have been cited more than 92,000 times; his h-index is 95 (computed on Google Scholar, 13.10.2017).
 
2016: Recipient of the IEEE Evolutionary Computation Pioneer Award
2016: General Chair for ANTS 2016 - Tenth International Conference on Swarm Intelligence
2015: Recipient of the IEEE Frank Rosenblatt Award
2015: Honorary Chair for IEEE SSCI 2015 - Symposium Series on Computational Intelligence
2015: Vice-general Chair for SWARM 2015 - The First International Symposium on Swarm Behavior and Bio-Inspired Robotics
2015: Honorary Doctorate awarded on April 21, 2015, by University of Pretoria
2015: Elected AAAI fellow
2014: General Chair for ANTS 2014 - Ninth International Conference on Swarm Intelligence
2012: Botsker Award for Innovative Technology at the 2012 Robot Film Festival, New York, July 14, 2012
2012: General Chair for ANTS 2012 - Eighth International Conference on Swarm Intelligence
2011: AAAI Best AI Video Award for the Movie "Swarmanoid, The Movie"
2010: ERC Advanced Grant awarded to Marco Dorigo for the project "E-Swarm: Engineering Swarm Intelligence Systems"
On November 27, 2007, Marco Dorigo received the "CajAstur International Prize for Soft Computing".
Best Video Award at the AAAI-07 AI Video Competition, Vancouver, 2007.
In 2007 Springer launched the new journal "Swarm Intelligence".
Article on "Swarm Theory" appeared in the July 2007 issue of the National Geographic Magazine.
In 2007 Marco Dorigo was named ECCAI fellow.
In 2006 Marco Dorigo was named IEEE fellow.
On November 22, 2005, the King of Belgium presented the "FNRS - Dr A. De Leeuw-Damry-Bourlart award in Applied Sciences" to Marco Dorigo for his fundamental contributions to the foundation of the swarm intelligence research field.
Forthcoming invited talks.
 
 
Ant Colony Optimization
Home page maintained by Marco Dorigo.

Swarm-bots
Home page of the IST-FET project "Swarm-bots" coordinated by Marco Dorigo.

ANTS: The International Workshop on Ant Colony Optimization and Swarm Intelligence
Home page of the ANTS series of workshops founded by Marco Dorigo.

In 2003 Marco Dorigo received European Commission's Marie Curie Excellence Award for his research on Ant Colony Optimization and Ant Algorithms.

Swarm intelligence research and book cited in Crichton's novel Prey.  
 
    Weixu Zhu

Stigmergy-based swarm construction


since 2017
    Christian Leonardo Camacho Villalón

A Novel Framework For Metaheuristic Optimization


since 2017
    Volker Strobel

Blockchain-based Smart Contracts for the Secure Coordination of Robot Swarms


since 2016
    Marco Trabattoni

Collective Decisions in Robot Swarms


since 2016
    Dhananjay Ipparthi

Self-assembly in Swarms of Passive Components


since 2012
    Roman Miletitch

Hierarchical Heterogeneous Swarm Robotics Systems


since 2012
    Nithin Mathews

Self-Assembling Robots: Advancing the State of the Art


since 2008
       
     
    Gaëtan Podevijn

Effects of the Interaction with Robot Swarms on the Human Psychological State
PhD awarded on January 27, 2017
    Gabriele Valentini

The Best-of-n Problem in Robot Swarms
PhD awarded on July 4, 2016
    Andreagiovanni Reina

A Design Pattern for the Best-of-n Decision Problem
PhD awarded on July 4, 2016
    Luca Maria Gambardella

Coupling Ant Colony System with Local Search
PhD awarded on June 24, 2015
    Arne Brutschy

Enabling Research on Complex Tasks in Swarm Robotics. Novel Conceptual and Practical Tools
PhD awarded on December 17, 2014
  Pinciroli   Carlo Pinciroli

On the Design and Implementation of an Accurate, Efficient, and Flexible Simulator for Heterogeneous swarm robotics systems
PhD awarded on April 28, 2014
  Brambilla   Manuele Brambilla

Formal Methods for the Design and Analysis of Robot Swarms
PhD awarded on April 28, 2014
    Eliseo Ferrante

Information Transfer in a Flocking Robot Swarm
PhD awarded on August 27, 2013
    Tianjun Liao

Population-based Heuristic Algorithms for Continuous and Mixed Discrete-Continuous Optimization Problems
PhD awarded on June 28, 2013
    Giovanni Pini

Towards Autonomous Task Partitioning in Swarm Robotics
PhD awarded on June 14, 2013
    Marco A. Montes de Oca Roldán

Incremental Social Learning in Swarm Intelligence Systems
PhD awarded on July 1, 2011
  alex   Alexandre Campo

On the Design of Self-Organized Decision Making in Robot Swarms
PhD awarded on May 24, 2011
  rehan   Rehan O'Grady

Morphologically Responsive Self-assembling Robots
PhD awarded on October 7, 2010
  prasanna   Prasanna Balaprakash

Estimation-based Metaheuristics for Stochastic Combinatorial Optimization: Case Studies in Stochastic Routing Problems
PhD awarded on January 26, 2010
  christos   Christos Ampatzis

On the Evolution of Autonomous Time-based Decision-making and Communication in Collective Robotics
PhD awarded on November 10, 2008
    Shervin Nouyan

Teamwork in a Swarm of Robots -- An Experiment in Search and Retrieval
PhD awarded on September 24, 2008
    Anders L. Christensen

Fault Detection in Autonomous Robots -- Endogenous Fault Detection Through Fault Injection and Learning - Exogenous Fault Detection Based on Firefly-inspired Synchronization
PhD awarded on June 27, 2008
    Krzysztof Socha

Ant Colony Optimization for Continuous and Mixed-Variable Domains

PhD awarded on May 9, 2008
    Roderich Gross

Self-assembling Robots
PhD awarded on October 12, 2007
    Thomas H. Labella

Division of Labour in Groups of Robots
PhD awarded on February 9, 2007
    Leonora Bianchi

Ant Colony Optimization and Local Search for the Probabilistic Traveling Salesman Problem: A Case Study in Stochastic Combinatorial Optimization
PhD awarded on June 29, 2006
    Vito Trianni

On the Evolution of Self-organising Behaviours in a Swarm of Autonomous Robots
PhD awarded on June 26, 2006
    Mauro Birattari

The Problem of Tuning Metaheuristics, as Seen from a Machine Learning Perspective
PhD awarded on December 20, 2004
    Gianni Di Caro

Ant Colony Optimization and its Application to Adaptive Routing in Telecommunication Networks
PhD awarded on November 10, 2004
    Christian Blum


Theoretical and Practical Aspects of Ant Colony Optimization
PhD awarded on February 6, 2004
         
Visiting PhD students
  Yara Khaluf (University of Paderborn, Germany)
Sep 2011 - Jan 2012
  Jessica Rivera Espinosa (Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain) Sep 2009 - Nov 2009
  Levent Bayindir (Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey)
Apr 2009 - Apr 2010
  Navneet Bhalla (University of Calgary, Canada) Oct 2007 - Mar 2008
  Alvaro Gutiérrez (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain)
Jun 2007 - Nov 2007
  Jodelson Sabino (Pontifìcia Universitade Catòlica do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) Oct 2005 - Sep 2006
  Federico Vicentini (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Jun 2005 - Dec 2005
  Paola Pellegrini (Università degli Studi di Venezia, Italy)
Jan 2005 - Dec 2005
  Stephen Gilmoure (Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia)
Sep 2005 - Oct 2005
  Michael Bonani (EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland)
Sep 2004 - Mar 2005
  Philipp Kostuch (University of Oxford, UK)
Oct 2003 - Mar 2004
  Elio Tuci (University of Sussex, UK)
Nov 2002 - Jun 2003
  Morgan Tamplin (University of Edinburgh, UK)
May 2002 - Apr 2003
  Vito Trianni (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Oct 2001 - Sep 2002
  Mark Zlochin (Technion, Israel)
Jun 2001 - May 2002
  Andrea Roli (Università degli Studi di Bologna, Italy)
Nov 2000 - May 2001
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