Sven Adrian Gowal

Biography and current work


After receiving his Master's degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Lausanne (EPFL), in October 2007, Sven Gowal joined the Distributed Intelligent Systems and Algorithms Laboratory (DISAL) in May 2008.

He started his PhD thesis under the supervision of Prof. Alcherio Martinoli in October 2008 and is studying control strategies that guarantee rendezvous under nonholonomic actuation and noisy perception.

Parcours professionnel

PhD Candidate, Distributed Intelligent Systems & Algorithms Lab., EPFL, 2008-present


MSc, Computer Science, EPFL, 2007
BSc, Computer Science, EPFL, 2005

Sven Adrian Gowal

PhD Candidate
Nationality : Swiss, Italian

Fields of Expertise

  • Distributed Systems
  • Nonholonomic Control
  • Machine Learning
  • Real-time optimization
  • Bayesian Inference