Armin Nurkanović

External PhD Student


Armin Nurkanovic was born in 1992 in Zagreb, Croatia. He received his Bachelor degree in electrical engineering at the University of Tuzla (Bosnia and Herzegovina) in 2015 and a masters degree in Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at the Technical University of Munich in 2017. Since January 2018 he is pursuing a PhD at Siemens AG in Munich under the supervision of Prof. Moritz Diehl. He works on numerical methods for nonlinear optimization and optimal control problems with state depended switches.


Research Interests

Nonlinear Optimization, Model Predictive Control, globalization strategies, mathematical programs with equilibrium constraints, optimal control with state dependent switches, power systems, robotics.