Publications

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  •  Chakrabarty, A., Quirynen, R., Romeres, D., Di Cairano, S., "Learning Disagreement Regions with Deep Neural Networks to Reduce Practical Complexity of Mixed-Integer MPC", IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, October 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-126 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Chakrabarty2021oct,
    • author = {Chakrabarty, Ankush and Quirynen, Rien and Romeres, Diego and Di Cairano, Stefano},
    • title = {Learning Disagreement Regions with Deep Neural Networks to Reduce Practical Complexity of Mixed-Integer MPC},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = oct,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-126}
    • }
  •  Amadio, F., Dalla Libera, A., Carli, R., Romeres, D., "Model-Based Reinforcement Learning Using Monte Carlo Gradient Estimation", Automatica.it, September 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-108 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Amadio2021sep,
    • author = {Amadio, Fabio and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Carli, Ruggero and Romeres, Diego},
    • title = {Model-Based Reinforcement Learning Using Monte Carlo Gradient Estimation},
    • booktitle = {Automatica.it},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = sep,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-108}
    • }
  •  Dalla Libera, A., Amadio, F., Nikovski, D.N., Carli, R., Romeres, D., "Control of Mechanical Systems via Feedback Linearization Based on Black-Box Gaussian Process Models", European Control Conference (ECC), June 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-068 PDF
    • @inproceedings{DallaLibera2021jun,
    • author = {Dalla Libera, Alberto and Amadio, Fabio and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Carli, Ruggero and Romeres, Diego},
    • title = {Control of Mechanical Systems via Feedback Linearization Based on Black-Box Gaussian Process Models},
    • booktitle = {European Control Conference (ECC)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = jun,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-068}
    • }
  •  Raghunathan, A., Jha, D.K., Romeres, D., "PYROBOCOP: Python-based Robotic Control & Optimization Package", arXiv, June 2021.
    BibTeX arXiv
    • @article{Raghunathan2021jun,
    • author = {Raghunathan, Arvind and Jha, Devesh K. and Romeres, Diego},
    • title = {PYROBOCOP: Python-based Robotic Control & Optimization Package},
    • journal = {arXiv},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = jun,
    • url = {https://arxiv.org/abs/2106.03220}
    • }
  •  Jin, S., Romeres, D., Raghunathan, A., Jha, D.K., Tomizuka, M., "Trajectory Optimization for Manipulation of Deformable Objects: Assembly of Belt Drive Units", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), June 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-072 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Jin2021jun,
    • author = {Jin, Shiyu and Romeres, Diego and Raghunathan, Arvind and Jha, Devesh K. and Tomizuka, Masayoshi},
    • title = {Trajectory Optimization for Manipulation of Deformable Objects: Assembly of Belt Drive Units},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = jun,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-072}
    • }
  •  Dong, S., Jha, D.K., Romeres, D., Kim, S., Nikovski, D.N., Rodriguez, A., "Tactile-RL for Insertion: Generalization to Objects of Unknown Geometry", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), May 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-052 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Dong2021may,
    • author = {Dong, Siyuan and Jha, Devesh K. and Romeres, Diego and Kim, Sangwoon and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Rodriguez, Alberto},
    • title = {Tactile-RL for Insertion: Generalization to Objects of Unknown Geometry},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = may,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-052}
    • }
  •  Laftchiev, E., Romeres, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Dynamic Thermal Comfort Optimization for Groups", American Control Conference (ACC), DOI: 10.23919/​ACC50511.2021.9483191, May 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-057 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Laftchiev2021may,
    • author = {Laftchiev, Emil and Romeres, Diego and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Dynamic Thermal Comfort Optimization for Groups},
    • booktitle = {American Control Conference (ACC)},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = may,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.23919/ACC50511.2021.9483191},
    • issn = {2378-5861},
    • isbn = {978-1-6654-4197-1},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-057}
    • }
  •  Ota, K., Jha, D.K., Romeres, D., van Baar, J., Smith, K., Semistsu, T., Oiki, T., Sullivan, A., Nikovski, D.N., Tenanbaum, J., "Data-Efficient Learning for Complex and Real-Time Physical Problem Solving using Augmented Simulation", IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, DOI: 10.1109/​LRA.2021.3068887, Vol. 6, No. 2, March 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-032 PDF Video Software
    • @article{Ota2021mar,
    • author = {Ota, Kei and Jha, Devesh K. and Romeres, Diego and van Baar, Jeroen and Smith, Kevin and Semistsu, Takayuki and Oiki, Tomoaki and Sullivan, Alan and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Tenanbaum, Joshua},
    • title = {Data-Efficient Learning for Complex and Real-Time Physical Problem Solving using Augmented Simulation},
    • journal = {IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters},
    • year = 2021,
    • volume = 6,
    • number = 2,
    • month = mar,
    • doi = {10.1109/LRA.2021.3068887},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-032}
    • }
  •  Laftchiev, Emil, Romeres, Diego, Nikovski, Daniel N., "Personalizing Individual Comfort in the Group Setting", Tech. Rep. TR2021-011, Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories, Cambridge, MA, March 2021.
    BibTeX TR2021-011 PDF
    • @techreport{MERL_TR2021-011,
    • author = {Laftchiev, Emil; Romeres, Diego; Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Personalizing Individual Comfort in the Group Setting},
    • institution = {MERL - Mitsubishi Electric Research Laboratories},
    • address = {Cambridge, MA 02139},
    • number = {TR2021-011},
    • month = mar,
    • year = 2021,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2021-011/}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Amadio, F., Dalla Libera, A., Antonello, R., Carli, R., Nikovski, D.N., "Model-Based Policy Search Using Monte Carlo Gradient Estimation with Real Systems Application", arXiv, February 2021.
    BibTeX arXiv
    • @article{Romeres2021feb,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Amadio, Fabio and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Antonello, Riccardo and Carli, Ruggero and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Model-Based Policy Search Using Monte Carlo Gradient Estimation with Real Systems Application},
    • journal = {arXiv},
    • year = 2021,
    • month = feb,
    • url = {https://arxiv.org/abs/2101.12115}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Amadio, F., Dalla Libera, A., Nikovski, D.N., Carli, R., "Model-based Policy Search for Partially Measurable Systems", Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS), December 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-174 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2020dec2,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Amadio, Fabio and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Nikovski, Daniel N. and Carli, Ruggero},
    • title = {Model-based Policy Search for Partially Measurable Systems},
    • booktitle = {Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NeurIPS)},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-174}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Dalla Libera, A., Amadio, F., Carli, R., "Feedback Linearization Robot Control based on Gaussian Process Inverse Dynamics Model", Conferenza Italiana di Robotica e Macchine Intelligenti, December 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-173 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2020dec,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Amadio, Fabio and Carli, Ruggero},
    • title = {Feedback Linearization Robot Control based on Gaussian Process Inverse Dynamics Model},
    • booktitle = {Conferenza Italiana di Robotica e Macchine Intelligenti},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-173}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Liu, Y., Jha, D.K., Nikovski, D.N., "Understanding Multi-Modal Perception Using Behavioral Cloning for Peg-In-a-Hole Insertion Tasks", Robotics: Science and Systems, July 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-110 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2020jul,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Liu, Yifang and Jha, Devesh K. and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Understanding Multi-Modal Perception Using Behavioral Cloning for Peg-In-a-Hole Insertion Tasks},
    • booktitle = {Robotics: Science and Systems},
    • year = 2020,
    • month = jul,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-110}
    • }
  •  Jha, D.K., Kolaric, P., Raghunathan, A., Lewis, F., Benosman, M., Romeres, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Local Policy Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Reinforcement Learning", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), Ayanna Howard, Eds., May 2020, pp. 5094-5100.
    BibTeX TR2020-062 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Jha2020may,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh K. and Kolaric, Patrik and Raghunathan, Arvind and Lewis, Frank and Benosman, Mouhacine and Romeres, Diego and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Local Policy Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Reinforcement Learning},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2020,
    • editor = {Ayanna Howard},
    • pages = {5094--5100},
    • month = may,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • isbn = {978-1-7281-7395-5},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-062}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Dalla Libera, A., Jha, D.K., Yerazunis, W.S., Nikovski, D.N., "Model-Based Reinforcement Learning for Physical Systems Without Velocity and Acceleration Measurements", Robotics and Automation Letters, DOI: 10.1109/​LRA.2020.2977255, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 3548-3555, May 2020.
    BibTeX TR2020-063 PDF
    • @article{Romeres2020may,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Jha, Devesh K. and Yerazunis, William S. and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Model-Based Reinforcement Learning for Physical Systems Without Velocity and Acceleration Measurements},
    • journal = {Robotics and Automation Letters},
    • year = 2020,
    • volume = 5,
    • number = 2,
    • pages = {3548--3555},
    • month = may,
    • doi = {10.1109/LRA.2020.2977255},
    • issn = {2377-3766},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2020-063}
    • }
  •  Jha, D.K., Kolaric, P., Romeres, D., Raghunathan, A., Benosman, M., Nikovski, D.N., "Robust Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Model-based Reinforcement Learning", NeurIPS Workshop on Safety and Robustness in Decision Making, December 2019.
    BibTeX TR2019-156 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Jha2019dec2,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh K. and Kolaric, Patrik and Romeres, Diego and Raghunathan, Arvind and Benosman, Mouhacine and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Robust Optimization for Trajectory-Centric Model-based Reinforcement Learning},
    • booktitle = {NeurIPS Workshop on Safety and Robustness in Decision Making},
    • year = 2019,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-156}
    • }
  •  Jha, D.K., Raghunathan, A., Romeres, D., "QNTRPO: Including Curvature in TRPO", Optimization Foundations for Reinforcement Learning Workshop at NeurIPS, December 2019.
    BibTeX TR2019-154 PDF Software
    • @inproceedings{Jha2019dec,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh K. and Raghunathan, Arvind and Romeres, Diego},
    • title = {QNTRPO: Including Curvature in TRPO},
    • booktitle = {Optimization Foundations for Reinforcement Learning Workshop at NeurIPS},
    • year = 2019,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-154}
    • }
  •  Jha, D.K., Raghunathan, A., Romeres, D., "Quasi-Newton Trust Region Policy Optimization", Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL), Leslie Pack Kaelbling, Danica Kragic, Komei Sugiura, Eds., October 2019, pp. 945-954.
    BibTeX TR2019-120 PDF Software
    • @inproceedings{Jha2019oct,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh K. and Raghunathan, Arvind and Romeres, Diego},
    • title = {Quasi-Newton Trust Region Policy Optimization},
    • booktitle = {Conference on Robot Learning (CoRL)},
    • year = 2019,
    • editor = {Leslie Pack Kaelbling, Danica Kragic, Komei Sugiura},
    • pages = {945--954},
    • month = oct,
    • publisher = {Proceedings of Machine Learning Research},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-120}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Jha, D.K., Dau, H., Yerazunis, W.S., Nikovski, D.N., "Anomaly Detection for Insertion Tasks in Robotic Assembly Using Gaussian Process Models", European Control Conference (ECC), DOI: 10.23919/​ECC.2019.8795698, June 2019, pp. 1017-1022.
    BibTeX TR2019-055 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2019jun,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Jha, Devesh K. and Dau, Hoang and Yerazunis, William S. and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Anomaly Detection for Insertion Tasks in Robotic Assembly Using Gaussian Process Models},
    • booktitle = {European Control Conference (ECC)},
    • year = 2019,
    • pages = {1017--1022},
    • month = jun,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.23919/ECC.2019.8795698},
    • isbn = {978-3-907144-00-8},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-055}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Jha, D.K., Dalla Libera, A., Yerazunis, W.S., Nikovski, D.N., "Semiparametrical Gaussian Processes Learning of Forward Dynamical Models for Navigating in a Circular Maze", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), DOI: 10.1109/​ICRA.2019.8794229, May 2019, pp. 3195-3202.
    BibTeX TR2019-028 PDF Video Software
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2019may,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Jha, Devesh K. and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Yerazunis, William S. and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Semiparametrical Gaussian Processes Learning of Forward Dynamical Models for Navigating in a Circular Maze},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2019,
    • pages = {3195--3202},
    • month = may,
    • publisher = {IEEE},
    • doi = {10.1109/ICRA.2019.8794229},
    • issn = {2577-087X},
    • isbn = {978-1-5386-6027-0},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2019-028}
    • }
  •  van Baar, J., Sullivan, A., Corcodel, R., Jha, D.K., Romeres, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Sim-to-Real Transfer Learning using Robustified Controllers in Robotic Tasks involving Complex Dynamics", IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), DOI: 10.1109/​ICRA.2019.8793561, May 2019, pp. 6001-6007.
    BibTeX TR2018-202 PDF Video Software
    • @inproceedings{vanBaar2019may,
    • author = {van Baar, Jeroen and Sullivan, Alan and Corcodel, Radu and Jha, Devesh K. and Romeres, Diego and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Sim-to-Real Transfer Learning using Robustified Controllers in Robotic Tasks involving Complex Dynamics},
    • booktitle = {IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA)},
    • year = 2019,
    • pages = {6001--6007},
    • month = may,
    • doi = {10.1109/ICRA.2019.8793561},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2018-202}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D., Zorzi, M., Camoriano, R., Traversaro, S., Chiuso, A., "Derivative-free online learning of inverse dynamics models", IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology, DOI: 10.1109/​TCST.2019.2891222, March 2019.
    BibTeX TR2018-201 PDF
    • @article{Romeres2019mar,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Zorzi, Mattia and Camoriano, Raffaello and Traversaro, Silvio and Chiuso, Alessandro},
    • title = {Derivative-free online learning of inverse dynamics models},
    • journal = {IEEE Transactions on Control Systems Technology},
    • year = 2019,
    • month = mar,
    • doi = {10.1109/TCST.2019.2891222},
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2018-201}
    • }
  •  Romeres, D.., Jha, D.K., Dalla Libera, A., Chiuso, A., Nikovski, D.N., "Derivative-Free Semiparametric Bayesian Models for Robot Learning", Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS), December 2018.
    BibTeX TR2018-165 PDF
    • @inproceedings{Romeres2018dec,
    • author = {Romeres, Diego and Jha, Devesh K. and Dalla Libera, Alberto and Chiuso, Alessandro and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Derivative-Free Semiparametric Bayesian Models for Robot Learning},
    • booktitle = {Advances in Neural Information Processing Systems (NIPS)},
    • year = 2018,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2018-165}
    • }
  •  Jha, D.K., Romeres, D., van Baar, J., Sullivan, A., Nikovski, D.N., "Learning Tasks in a Complex Circular Maze Environment", NIPS Workshop on Modeling the Physical World: Perception, Learning, and Control, December 2018.
    BibTeX TR2018-169 PDF
    • @inproceedings{vanBaar2018dec,
    • author = {Jha, Devesh K. and Romeres, Diego and van Baar, Jeroen and Sullivan, Alan and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Learning Tasks in a Complex Circular Maze Environment},
    • booktitle = {NIPS Workshop on Modeling the Physical World: Perception, Learning, and Control},
    • year = 2018,
    • month = dec,
    • url = {https://www.merl.com/publications/TR2018-169}
    • }
  •  van Baar, J., Corcodel, R., Sullivan, A., Jha, D.K., Romeres, D., Nikovski, D.N., "Simulation to Real Transfer Learning with Robustified Policies for Robot Tasks", arXiv, September 2018.
    BibTeX arXiv
    • @article{vanBaar2018sep,
    • author = {van Baar, Jeroen and Corcodel, Radu and Sullivan, Alan and Jha, Devesh K. and Romeres, Diego and Nikovski, Daniel N.},
    • title = {Simulation to Real Transfer Learning with Robustified Policies for Robot Tasks},
    • journal = {arXiv},
    • year = 2018,
    • month = sep,
    • url = {https://arxiv.org/abs/1809.04720}
    • }