Selected Publications

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  • [PDF] [DOI] C. Cadena, L. Carlone, H. Carrillo, Y. Latif, D. Scaramuzza, J. Neira, I. Reid, and J. J. Leonard. Past, Present, and Future of Simultaneous Localization and Mapping: Toward the Robust-Perception Age. IEEE Trans. Robotics, 32(6):1309-1332, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Cadena16tro-SLAMsurvey,
    author={C. Cadena and L. Carlone and H. Carrillo and Y. Latif and D. Scaramuzza and J. Neira and I. Reid and J. J. Leonard},
    journal=tro,
    title={Past, Present, and Future of Simultaneous Localization and Mapping: Toward the Robust-Perception Age},
    volume={32},
    number={6},
    pages={1309-1332},
    keywords={SLAM (robots);SLAM community;SLAM users;critical eye;long-term mapping;semantic representations;simultaneous-localization-and-mapping;Graph theory;Localization;Robustness;Service robots;Simultaneous location and mapping;Factor graphs;localization;mapping;maximum a posteriori estimation;perception;robots;sensing;simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM)},
    doi={10.1109/TRO.2016.2624754},
    ISSN={1552-3098},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/abs/1606.05830",
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1606.05830,
    \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/abs/1606.05830}},
    year={2016}}
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  • [PDF] C. Forster, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, and D. Scaramuzza. On-Manifold Preintegration Theory for Fast and Accurate Visual-Inertial Navigation. IEEE Trans. Robotics, 33(1):1-21, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Forster16tro,
    Author = {C. Forster and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and D. Scaramuzza},
    Journal = tro,
    Title = {On-Manifold Preintegration Theory for Fast and Accurate Visual-Inertial Navigation},
    Volume = 33,
    Number = 1,
    Pages = {1--21},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1512.02363, \linkToPdf{http://arxiv.org/abs/1512.02363},
    technical report GT-IRIM-CP\&R-2015-001\award{, Transactions on Robotics Best paper award}},
    pdf = "http://arxiv.org/abs/1512.02363",
    Year = 2016}
  • 2017
    best TRO paper award
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  • [PDF] Z. Zhang, A. Suleiman, L. Carlone, V. Sze, and S. Karaman. Visual-Inertial Odometry on Chip: An Algorithm-and-Hardware Co-design Approach. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Zhang17rss-vioChip,
    Author = {Z. Zhang and A. Suleiman and L. Carlone and V. Sze and S. Karaman},
    title={Visual-Inertial Odometry on Chip: An Algorithm-and-Hardware Co-design Approach},
    booktitle= rss,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{http://rss2017.lids.mit.edu/static/papers/74.pdf}
    \linkToWeb{http://navion.mit.edu/}, highlighted in the MIT News:
    \linkToWeb{http://news.mit.edu/2017/miniaturizing-brain-smart-drones-0712}},
    pdf = "http://www.roboticsconference.org/static/papers/74.pdf",
    year={2017}}
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  • [PDF] L. Carlone and S. Karaman. Attention and Anticipation in Fast Visual-Inertial Navigation. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 3886-3893, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone17icra-vioAttention,
    Author = {L. Carlone and S. Karaman},
    title={Attention and Anticipation in Fast Visual-Inertial Navigation},
    booktitle= icra,
    Pages = {3886--3893},
    nonote = {extended arxiv preprint: 1610.03344 \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/pdf/1610.03344.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/pdf/1610.03344.pdf",
    year={2017}}
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  • [PDF] D. M. Rosen, L. Carlone, A. S. Bandeira, and J. J. Leonard. SE-Sync: A Certifiably Correct Algorithm for Synchronization over the Special Euclidean Group. In Intl. Workshop on the Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics (WAFR), 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Rosen16wafr-sesync,
    Author = {D.M. Rosen and L. Carlone and A.S. Bandeira and J.J. Leonard},
    Booktitle = WAFR,
    Title = {{SE-Sync}: A Certifiably Correct Algorithm for Synchronization over the {Special Euclidean} Group},
    nonote = {
    extended arxiv preprint: 1611.00128,
    \linkToPdf{http://arxiv.org/abs/1611.00128}
    \linkToPdf{http://wafr2016.berkeley.edu/papers/WAFR_2016_paper_138.pdf}
    \linkToCode{https://github.com/david-m-rosen/SE-Sync}\award{, best paper award}},
    pdf = "http://arxiv.org/abs/1611.00128",
    Year = 2016}
  • 2016
    best paper award
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  • [PDF] F. Ma, L. Carlone, U. Ayaz, and S. Karaman. Sparse Sensing for Resource-Constrained Depth Reconstruction. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), pages 96-103, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Ma16iros-sparseSensing,
    Author = {F. Ma and L. Carlone and U. Ayaz and S. Karaman},
    Booktitle = iros,
    Pages = {96--103},
    Title = {Sparse Sensing for Resource-Constrained Depth Reconstruction},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/pajli7dc5ytaix5/2016c-IROS-sparseSensing.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SazG6aljGSc}
    \linkToCode{https://github.mit.edu/sparseSensing/sparse-depth-sensing}
    (supplemental material:
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/5mdiozmw1ehcuth/2016c-IROS-sparseSensing-supplemental.pdf?dl=0})},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/pajli7dc5ytaix5/2016c-IROS-sparseSensing.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2016}
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  • [PDF] C. Forster, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, and D. Scaramuzza. IMU Preintegration on Manifold for Efficient Visual-Inertial Maximum-a-Posteriori Estimation. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Forster15rss-imuPreintegration,
    Author = {C. Forster and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and D. Scaramuzza},
    Booktitle = RSS,
    Title = {{IMU} Preintegration on Manifold for Efficient Visual-Inertial Maximum-a-Posteriori Estimation},
    nonote = {accepted as oral presentation (acceptance rate $4\%$)
    \linkToPdf{http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/rss11/p06.html}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CsJkci5lfco}
    (supplemental material:
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/kzraqftn22bjb0u/2015c-RSS-VIN-supplementaryMaterial.pdf?dl=0})\award{, finalist
    for best paper award}},
    pdf = "http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/rss11/p06.html",
    Year = 2015}
  • 2015
    best paper finalist

Complete List

2018

  • [PDF] D. M. Rosen, L. Carlone, A. S. Bandeira, and J. J. Leonard. A certifiably correct algorithm for synchronization over the Special Euclidean group. Intl. J. of Robotics Research, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Rosen18ijrr-sesync,
    Author = {D.M. Rosen and L. Carlone and A.S. Bandeira and J.J. Leonard},
    Title = {A certifiably correct algorithm for synchronization over the
    {Special Euclidean} group},
    Journal = ijrr,
    nonote = {accepted, arxiv preprint: 1611.00128,
    \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/abs/1611.00128}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/abs/1611.00128",
    Year = 2018}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone and G. Calafiore. Convex Relaxations for Pose Graph Optimization with Outliers. IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters (RA-L), 3(2):1160-1167, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone18ral-robustPGO2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and G. Calafiore},
    Journal = ral,
    Title = {Convex Relaxations for Pose Graph Optimization with Outliers},
    Volume = 3,
    Number = 2,
    Pages = {1160--1167},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1801.02112,
    \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/pdf/1801.02112.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/pdf/1801.02112.pdf",
    myISSN = {2377-3766},
    myDOI = {10.1109/LRA.2018.2793352},
    Year = 2018}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, A. Axelrod, S. Karaman, and G. Chowdhary. Aided Optimal Search: Data-Driven Target Pursuit from On-Demand Delayed Binary Observations. In Alex Aved Erik Blasch Sai Ravela, editor, Handbook of Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems, chapter 14. Springer International Publishing, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @incollection{Carlone18chapter-optimalSearch,
    Author = {L. Carlone and A. Axelrod and S. Karaman and G. Chowdhary},
    Title = {Aided Optimal Search: Data-Driven Target Pursuit from On-Demand Delayed Binary Observations},
    editor = "Erik Blasch, Sai Ravela, Alex Aved",
    booktitle = "Handbook of Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems",
    publisher = "Springer International Publishing",
    year = 2018,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/9egl301c0otx5c7/2017j-DDDAS-optimalSearch.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/9egl301c0otx5c7/2017j-DDDAS-optimalSearch.pdf?dl=0",
    chapter = 14}
  • A. M. Axelrod, L. Carlone, G. Chowdhary, and S. Karaman. Prediction of EVaR-based Upper Bound in Time-based Datasets. In Alex Aved Erik Blasch Sai Ravela, editor, Handbook of Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems, chapter 16. Springer International Publishing, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @incollection{Axelrod18chapter-evar,
    Author = {A.M. Axelrod and L. Carlone and G. Chowdhary and S. Karaman},
    Title = {Prediction of {EVaR}-based Upper Bound in Time-based Datasets},
    editor = "Erik Blasch, Sai Ravela, Alex Aved",
    booktitle = "Handbook of Dynamic Data Driven Application Systems",
    publisher = "Springer International Publishing",
    year = 2018,
    chapter = 16}
  • [PDF] V. Tzoumas, L. Carlone, G. J. Pappas, and A. Jadbabaie. Sensing-Constrained LQG Control. In American Control Conference, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Tzoumas18acc-sLQG,
    Author = {V. Tzoumas and L. Carlone and G.J. Pappas and A. Jadbabaie},
    FullAuthor = {Vasileios Tzoumas and Luca Carlone and George J. Pappas and Ali Jadbabaie},
    Title = {Sensing-Constrained {LQG} Control},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1709.08826, \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/pdf/1709.08826.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/pdf/1709.08826.pdf",
    booktitle= acc,
    Year = 2018}
  • T. Sayre-McCord, W. Guerra, A. Antonini, J. Arneberg, A. Brown, G. Cavalheiro, Y. Fang, A. Gorodetsky, D. McCoy, S. Quilter, F. Riether, E. Tal, Y. Terzioglu, L. Carlone, and S. Karaman. Visual-inertial navigation algorithm development using photorealistic camera simulation in the loop. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Sayre-McCord18icra,
    title = {Visual-inertial navigation algorithm development using photorealistic camera simulation in the loop},
    fullAuthor = {Thomas Sayre-McCord and Winter Guerra and Amado Antonini and Jasper Arneberg and Austin Brown and Guilherme Cavalheiro and Yajun Fang and Alex Gorodetsky and Dave McCoy and Sebastian Quilter and Fabian Riether and Ezra Tal and Yunus Terzioglu and Luca Carlone and Sertac Karaman},
    author = {T. Sayre-McCord and W. Guerra and A. Antonini and J. Arneberg and A. Brown and G. Cavalheiro and Y. Fang and A. Gorodetsky and D. McCoy and S. Quilter and F. Riether and E. Tal and Y. Terzioglu and L. Carlone and S. Karaman},
    booktitle= icra,
    Year = 2018}
  • A. Suleiman, Z. Zhang, L. Carlone, S. Karaman, and V. Sze. Navion: An Energy-Efficient Visual-Inertial Odometry Accelerator for Micro Robotics and Beyond. In IEEE Hot Chips: A Symposium for High-Performance Chips, 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Suleiman18hc-navion,
    Author = {A. Suleiman and Z. Zhang and L. Carlone and S. Karaman and V. Sze},
    Title = {Navion: An Energy-Efficient Visual-Inertial Odometry Accelerator for Micro Robotics and Beyond},
    booktitle= {IEEE Hot Chips: A Symposium for High-Performance Chips},
    Year = 2018}
  • A. Suleiman, Z. Zhang, L. Carlone, S. Karaman, and V. Sze. Navion: A Fully Integrated Energy-Efficient Visual-Inertial Odometry Accelerator for Autonomous Navigation of Nano Drones. In IEEE Symposium on VLSI Circuits (VLSI-Circuits), 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Suleiman18vlsi-navion,
    Author = {A. Suleiman and Z. Zhang and L. Carlone and S. Karaman and V. Sze},
    Title = {Navion: A Fully Integrated Energy-Efficient Visual-Inertial Odometry Accelerator for Autonomous Navigation of Nano Drones},
    nonote = {\award{Featured as a technical highlight:
    \linkToPdf{http://vlsisymposium.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/NEW-2018-VLSI-tip-sheet-combined-FINAL-4.17.18.pdf}},
    highlighted in the MIT News: \linkToWeb{http://news.mit.edu/2018/novel-chip-upgrade-helps-miniature-drones-navigate-0620}
    other media coverage: \linkToWeb{https://www.engadget.com/2018/06/19/mit-bee-sized-drone-navigation-chip/}},
    booktitle= {IEEE Symposium on VLSI Circuits (VLSI-Circuits)},
    Year = 2018}
  • R. T. Sayre-McCord, W. Guerra, A. Antonini, J. Arneberg, A. Brown, G. Cavalheiro, Y. Fang, A. Gorodetsky, D. McCoy, S. Quilter, F. Riether, E. Tal, Y. Terzioglu, L. Carlone, and S. Karaman. Visual-inertial navigation algorithm development using photorealistic camera simulation in the loop. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2018.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{SayreMcCord18icra-droneSystem,
    FullAuthor = {Roswell Thomas Sayre-McCord*, Winter Guerra, Amado Antonini, Jasper Arneberg, Austin Brown, Guilherme Cavalheiro, Yajun Fang, Alex Gorodetsky, Dave McCoy, Sebastian Quilter, Fabian Riether, Ezra Tal, Yunus Terzioglu, Luca Carlone, Sertac Karaman},
    Author = {R.T. Sayre-McCord and W. Guerra and A. Antonini and J. Arneberg and A. Brown and G. Cavalheiro and Y. Fang and A. Gorodetsky and D. McCoy and S. Quilter and F. Riether and E. Tal and Y. Terzioglu and L. Carlone and S. Karaman},
    title={Visual-inertial navigation algorithm development using photorealistic camera simulation in the loop},
    booktitle= icra,
    year={2018}}

2017

  • [PDF] V. Tzoumas, L. Carlone, G. J. Pappas, and A. Jadbabaie. Sensing-Constrained LQG Control. Technical Report, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @techreport{Tzoumas17tr-sLQG,
    Author = {V. Tzoumas and L. Carlone and G.J. Pappas and A. Jadbabaie},
    FullAuthor = {Vasileios Tzoumas and Luca Carlone and George J. Pappas and Ali Jadbabaie},
    Title = {Sensing-Constrained {LQG} Control},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1709.08826,
    \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/pdf/1709.08826.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/pdf/1709.08826.pdf",
    Year = 2017}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone and S. Karaman. Attention and Anticipation in Fast Visual-Inertial Navigation. Technical Report, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @techreport{Carlone17tr-attentionVIN,
    Author = {L. Carlone and S. Karaman},
    Title = {Attention and Anticipation in Fast Visual-Inertial Navigation},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1610.03344,
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/c19kyrikroypahw/2017j-visualAttention.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/c19kyrikroypahw/2017j-visualAttention.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2017}
  • [PDF] F. Ma, L. Carlone, U. Ayaz, and S. Karaman. Sparse Depth Sensing for Resource-Constrained Robot Perception. Technical Report, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @techreport{Ma17tr-sparseSensing,
    Author = {F. Ma and L. Carlone and U. Ayaz and S. Karaman},
    Title = {Sparse Depth Sensing for Resource-Constrained Robot Perception},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1703.01398,
    \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/pdf/1703.01398.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/pdf/1703.01398.pdf",
    Year = 2017}
  • H-P. Chiu, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, S. Samarasekera, and R. Kumar. Plug-and-Play Navigation Using Factor Graphs. Technical Report, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @techreport{Chiu17tr-plugAndPlayNav,
    Author = {H-P. Chiu and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and S. Samarasekera and R. Kumar},
    Title = {Plug-and-Play Navigation Using Factor Graphs},
    Year = 2017}
  • [PDF] S. Choudhary, L. Carlone, C. Nieto, J. Rogers, H. I. Christensen, and F. Dellaert. Distributed Mapping with Privacy and Communication Constraints: Lightweight Algorithms and Object-based Models, accepted. Intl. J. of Robotics Research, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Choudhary17ijrr-distributedPGO3D,
    Author = {S. Choudhary and L. Carlone and C. Nieto and J. Rogers and H.I. Christensen and F. Dellaert},
    Journal = IJRR,
    Title = {Distributed Mapping with Privacy and Communication Constraints: Lightweight Algorithms and Object-based Models, accepted},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1702.03435,
    \linkToPdf{http://arxiv.org/abs/1702.03435}
    \linkToCode{https://cognitiverobotics.github.io/distributed-mapper/}
    \linkToCode{https://github.com/uzh-rpg/dslam_open}
    \linkToCode{https://bitbucket.org/itzsid/object_slam/src/demo/cpp/ros/runDistributedORBSLAM_ROS_Robot.cpp}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/nXJamypPvVY}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/nYm2sSHuGjo}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/urZiIJK2IYk}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/-F6JpVmOrc0}},
    pdf = "http://arxiv.org/abs/1702.03435",
    Year = 2017}
  • [PDF] D. M. Rosen and L. Carlone. Computational Enhancements for Certifiably Correct SLAM. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Rosen17irosws-SEsyncImplementation,
    Author = {D.M. Rosen and L. Carlone},
    title={Computational Enhancements for Certifiably Correct {SLAM}},
    booktitle= iros,
    nonote = {Workshop on ``Introspective Methods for Reliable Autonomy'', \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/m4oxua0n1cr73d8/2017c-irosws-SEsyncImplementation.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/m4oxua0n1cr73d8/2017c-irosws-SEsyncImplementation.pdf?dl=0",
    year={2017}}
  • [PDF] Z. Zhang, A. Suleiman, L. Carlone, V. Sze, and S. Karaman. Visual-Inertial Odometry on Chip: An Algorithm-and-Hardware Co-design Approach. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Zhang17rss-vioChip,
    Author = {Z. Zhang and A. Suleiman and L. Carlone and V. Sze and S. Karaman},
    title={Visual-Inertial Odometry on Chip: An Algorithm-and-Hardware Co-design Approach},
    booktitle= rss,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{http://rss2017.lids.mit.edu/static/papers/74.pdf}
    \linkToWeb{http://navion.mit.edu/}, highlighted in the MIT News:
    \linkToWeb{http://news.mit.edu/2017/miniaturizing-brain-smart-drones-0712}},
    pdf = "http://www.roboticsconference.org/static/papers/74.pdf",
    year={2017}}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone and S. Karaman. Attention and Anticipation in Fast Visual-Inertial Navigation. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 3886-3893, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone17icra-vioAttention,
    Author = {L. Carlone and S. Karaman},
    title={Attention and Anticipation in Fast Visual-Inertial Navigation},
    booktitle= icra,
    Pages = {3886--3893},
    nonote = {extended arxiv preprint: 1610.03344 \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/pdf/1610.03344.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/pdf/1610.03344.pdf",
    year={2017}}
  • [PDF] P. Singh, M. Chen, L. Carlone, S. Karaman, E. Frazzoli, and D. Hsu. Supermodular Mean Squared Error Minimization for Sensor Scheduling in Optimal Kalman Filtering. In American Control Conference, pages 5787-5794, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Singh17acc-submodularity,
    Author = {P. Singh and M. Chen and L. Carlone and S. Karaman and E. Frazzoli and D. Hsu},
    title={Supermodular Mean Squared Error Minimization for Sensor Scheduling in Optimal {Kalman Filtering}},
    booktitle= acc,
    Pages = {5787--5794},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/wyv7vzd8wolndc2/2017c-acc-submodularSensorScheduling.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/wyv7vzd8wolndc2/2017c-acc-submodularSensorScheduling.pdf?dl=0",
    year={2017}}
  • [PDF] L. Paull, J. Tani, H. Ahn, J. Alonso-Mora, L. Carlone, M. Cap, Y. F. Chen, C. Choi, J. Dusek, Y. Fang, D. Hoehener, S. -Y. Liu, M. Novitzky, I. F. Okuyama, J. Pazis, G. Rosman, V. Varricchio, H. -C. Wang, D. Yershov, H. Zhao, M. Benjamin, C. Carr, M. Zuber, S. Karaman, E. Frazzoli, D. Del~Vecchio, D. Rus, J. How, J. Leonard, and A. Censi. Duckietown: an Open, Inexpensive and Flexible and Capable Platform for Autonomy Education and Research. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 1497-1504, 2017.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Paull17icra-duckietown,
    Author = {L. Paull and J. Tani and H. Ahn and J. Alonso-Mora and L. Carlone and
    M. Cap and Y.F. Chen and C. Choi and J. Dusek and Y. Fang and D. Hoehener and S.-Y. Liu and M. Novitzky and I.F. Okuyama and J. Pazis and G. Rosman and V. Varricchio and H.-C. Wang and D. Yershov and H. Zhao and M. Benjamin and C. Carr and M. Zuber and S. Karaman and E. Frazzoli and D. Del~Vecchio and D. Rus and J. How and J. Leonard and A. Censi},
    title={Duckietown: an Open, Inexpensive and Flexible and Capable
    Platform for Autonomy Education and Research},
    booktitle= icra,
    Pages = {1497--1504},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/idqg2r2613anc07/2017c-icra-teachingDuckietown.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/idqg2r2613anc07/2017c-icra-teachingDuckietown.pdf?dl=0",
    year={2017}}

2016

  • [PDF] C. Forster, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, and D. Scaramuzza. On-Manifold Preintegration Theory for Fast and Accurate Visual-Inertial Navigation. IEEE Trans. Robotics, 33(1):1-21, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Forster16tro,
    Author = {C. Forster and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and D. Scaramuzza},
    Journal = tro,
    Title = {On-Manifold Preintegration Theory for Fast and Accurate Visual-Inertial Navigation},
    Volume = 33,
    Number = 1,
    Pages = {1--21},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1512.02363, \linkToPdf{http://arxiv.org/abs/1512.02363},
    technical report GT-IRIM-CP\&R-2015-001\award{, Transactions on Robotics Best paper award}},
    pdf = "http://arxiv.org/abs/1512.02363",
    Year = 2016}
  • [PDF] [DOI] C. Cadena, L. Carlone, H. Carrillo, Y. Latif, D. Scaramuzza, J. Neira, I. Reid, and J. J. Leonard. Past, Present, and Future of Simultaneous Localization and Mapping: Toward the Robust-Perception Age. IEEE Trans. Robotics, 32(6):1309-1332, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Cadena16tro-SLAMsurvey,
    author={C. Cadena and L. Carlone and H. Carrillo and Y. Latif and D. Scaramuzza and J. Neira and I. Reid and J. J. Leonard},
    journal=tro,
    title={Past, Present, and Future of Simultaneous Localization and Mapping: Toward the Robust-Perception Age},
    volume={32},
    number={6},
    pages={1309-1332},
    keywords={SLAM (robots);SLAM community;SLAM users;critical eye;long-term mapping;semantic representations;simultaneous-localization-and-mapping;Graph theory;Localization;Robustness;Service robots;Simultaneous location and mapping;Factor graphs;localization;mapping;maximum a posteriori estimation;perception;robots;sensing;simultaneous localization and mapping (SLAM)},
    doi={10.1109/TRO.2016.2624754},
    ISSN={1552-3098},
    pdf = "https://arxiv.org/abs/1606.05830",
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1606.05830,
    \linkToPdf{https://arxiv.org/abs/1606.05830}},
    year={2016}}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, G. Calafiore, C. Tommolillo, and F. Dellaert. Planar Pose Graph Optimization: Duality, Optimal Solutions, and Verification. IEEE Trans. Robotics, 32(3):545-565, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone16tro-duality2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and G. Calafiore and C. Tommolillo and F. Dellaert},
    Journal = tro,
    Title = {Planar Pose Graph Optimization: Duality, Optimal Solutions, and Verification},
    Volume = 32,
    Number = 3,
    Pages = {545--565},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/peoktkct0cw42av/2015j-TRO-dualityPGO2D.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://www.bitbucket.org/lucacarlone/pgo2d-duality-opencode}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/peoktkct0cw42av/2015j-TRO-dualityPGO2D.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2016}
  • [PDF] G. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. Lagrangian Duality in Complex Pose Graph Optimization. In Boris Goldengorin, editor, Optimization and Its Applications in Control and Data Sciences: in Honor of Boris T. Polyak’s 80th Birthday, volume 115, chapter 10, pages 139-184. Springer Optimization and Its Applications, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @incollection{Calafiore16opt-dualityPGO2D,
    Author = {G. Calafiore and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Title = {Lagrangian Duality in Complex Pose Graph Optimization},
    editor = "Boris Goldengorin",
    booktitle = "Optimization and Its Applications in Control and Data Sciences: in Honor of Boris T. Polyak's 80th Birthday",
    publisher = "Springer Optimization and Its Applications",
    Volume = "115",
    year = 2016,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{http://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319420547}},
    pdf = "http://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319420547",
    pages = "139--184",
    chapter = 10}
  • [PDF] G. C. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. Lagrangian Duality in Complex Pose Graph Optimization. Optimization and Its Applications in Control and Data Sciences: in Honor of Boris T. Polyak’s 80th Birthday. Springer Optimization and Its Applications, Boris Goldengorin (Ed.), 115:139-184, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @aarticle{aCalafiore16opt-dualityPGO2D,
    Author = {G.C. Calafiore and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Journal = {Optimization and Its Applications in Control and Data Sciences: in Honor of Boris T. Polyak's 80th Birthday. Springer Optimization and Its Applications, Boris Goldengorin (Ed.)},
    Volume = 115,
    Pages = {139--184},
    Title = {Lagrangian Duality in Complex Pose Graph Optimization},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{http://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319420547}},
    pdf = "http://www.springer.com/us/book/9783319420547",
    Year = 2016}
  • [PDF] D. M. Rosen, L. Carlone, A. S. Bandeira, and J. J. Leonard. SE-Sync: A Certifiably Correct Algorithm for Synchronization over the Special Euclidean Group. In Intl. Workshop on the Algorithmic Foundations of Robotics (WAFR), 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Rosen16wafr-sesync,
    Author = {D.M. Rosen and L. Carlone and A.S. Bandeira and J.J. Leonard},
    Booktitle = WAFR,
    Title = {{SE-Sync}: A Certifiably Correct Algorithm for Synchronization over the {Special Euclidean} Group},
    nonote = {
    extended arxiv preprint: 1611.00128,
    \linkToPdf{http://arxiv.org/abs/1611.00128}
    \linkToPdf{http://wafr2016.berkeley.edu/papers/WAFR_2016_paper_138.pdf}
    \linkToCode{https://github.com/david-m-rosen/SE-Sync}\award{, best paper award}},
    pdf = "http://arxiv.org/abs/1611.00128",
    Year = 2016}
  • [PDF] F. Ma, L. Carlone, U. Ayaz, and S. Karaman. Sparse Sensing for Resource-Constrained Depth Reconstruction. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), pages 96-103, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Ma16iros-sparseSensing,
    Author = {F. Ma and L. Carlone and U. Ayaz and S. Karaman},
    Booktitle = iros,
    Pages = {96--103},
    Title = {Sparse Sensing for Resource-Constrained Depth Reconstruction},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/pajli7dc5ytaix5/2016c-IROS-sparseSensing.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SazG6aljGSc}
    \linkToCode{https://github.mit.edu/sparseSensing/sparse-depth-sensing}
    (supplemental material:
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/5mdiozmw1ehcuth/2016c-IROS-sparseSensing-supplemental.pdf?dl=0})},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/pajli7dc5ytaix5/2016c-IROS-sparseSensing.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2016}
  • [PDF] S. Choudhary, L. Carlone, C. Nieto, J. Rogers, Z. Liu, H. I. Christensen, and F. Dellaert. Multi Robot Object-based SLAM. In Intl. Sym. on Experimental Robotics (ISER), 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Choudhary16iser-multiRobotPGO3D,
    Author = {S. Choudhary and L. Carlone and C. Nieto and J. Rogers and Z. Liu and H.I. Christensen and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = ISER,
    Title = {Multi Robot Object-based {SLAM}},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/27w4junpejskbqg/2016c-ISER-objectBasedMultiRobot.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://cognitiverobotics.github.io/distributed-mapper/}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/nXJamypPvVY}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/nYm2sSHuGjo}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/urZiIJK2IYk}
    \linkToVideo{https://youtu.be/-F6JpVmOrc0}
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/27w4junpejskbqg/2016c-ISER-objectBasedMultiRobot.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2016}}
  • A. Axelrod, L. Carlone, G. Chowdhary, and S. Karaman. Data-driven Prediction of EVAR with Confidence in Time-varying Datasets. In IEEE Conf. on Decision and Control (CDC), pages 5833-5838, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Axelrod16cdc-evar,
    Author = {A. Axelrod and L. Carlone and G. Chowdhary and S. Karaman},
    Booktitle = cdc,
    Pages = {5833--5838},
    Title = {Data-driven Prediction of {EVAR} with Confidence in
    Time-varying Datasets},
    Year = 2016}
  • [PDF] S. Choudhary, L. Carlone, C. Nieto, J. Rogers, H. I. Christensen, and F. Dellaert. Distributed Trajectory Estimation with Privacy and Communication Constraints: a Two-Stage Distributed Gauss-Seidel Approach. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 5261-5268, 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Choudhary16icra-multiRobotPGO3D,
    Author = {S. Choudhary and L. Carlone and C. Nieto and J. Rogers and H.I. Christensen and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Pages = {5261--5268},
    Title = {Distributed Trajectory Estimation with Privacy and Communication Constraints: a Two-Stage Distributed {G}auss-{S}eidel Approach},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/t4ytage7l32wiij/2016c-ICRA-multiRobotPGO3D.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://cognitiverobotics.github.io/distributed-mapper/}
    \linkToVideo{http://bit.ly/1QY5w00}
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/t4ytage7l32wiij/2016c-ICRA-multiRobotPGO3D.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2016}}
  • L. Carlone, A. Axelrod, S. Karaman, and G. Chowdhary. Aided Optimal Search: Data-Driven Target Pursuit from On-Demand Delayed Binary Observations. , 2016.
    [Bibtex]
    @iinproceedings{Carlone16dddas-aidedOptimalSearch,
    Author = {L. Carlone and A. Axelrod and S. Karaman and G. Chowdhary},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Dynamic Data Driven Applications Systems (DDDAS)},
    Title = {Aided Optimal Search: Data-Driven Target Pursuit from On-Demand Delayed Binary Observations},
    Year = 2016}

2015

  • [PDF] V. Indelman, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. Planning in the Continuous Domain: a Generalized Belief Space Approach for Autonomous Navigation in Unknown Environments. Intl. J. of Robotics Research, 34(7):849-882, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Indelman15ijrr-beliefSpacePlanning,
    Author = {V. Indelman and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Journal = ijrr,
    Title = {Planning in the Continuous Domain: a Generalized Belief Space Approach for Autonomous Navigation in Unknown Environments},
    Volume = 34,
    Number = 7,
    Pages = {849--882},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/163lwl0bdt6n3h8/2015j-IJRR-planningGBS.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/163lwl0bdt6n3h8/2015j-IJRR-planningGBS.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2015}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, D. M. Rosen, G. C. Calafiore, J. J. Leonard, and F. Dellaert. Lagrangian Duality in 3D SLAM: Verification Techniques and Optimal Solutions. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), pages 125-132, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone15iros-duality3D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and D.M. Rosen and G.C. Calafiore and J.J. Leonard and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = iros,
    Pages = {125--132},
    Title = {Lagrangian Duality in {3D SLAM}: Verification Techniques and Optimal Solutions},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/n4qvlz70ajjfqeb/2015c-iros-duality3D.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://www.bitbucket.org/lucacarlone/pgo3d-duality-opencode}
    (datasets: \linkToWeb{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/datasets/})
    (supplemental material: \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/bztm41vbo5249i2/2015c-iros-duality3D-supplemental.pdf?dl=0})
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/n4qvlz70ajjfqeb/2015c-iros-duality3D.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2015}}
  • [PDF] S. Choudhary, L. Carlone, H. I. Christensen, and F. Dellaert. Exactly Sparse Memory Efficient SLAM using the Multi-Block Alternating Direction Method of Multipliers. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), pages 1349-1356, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Choudhary15iros-admmSLAM,
    Author = {S. Choudhary and L. Carlone and H.I. Christensen and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = IROS,
    Pages = {1349--1356},
    Title = {Exactly Sparse Memory Efficient {SLAM} using the Multi-Block Alternating Direction Method of Multipliers},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/yc6ltshbvkp4l1l/2015c-iros-ADMM.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToPpt{https://www.dropbox.com/s/y56u4y8r15iigtv/2015c-IROS-ADMM.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://github.com/itzsid/admm-slam}
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/yc6ltshbvkp4l1l/2015c-iros-ADMM.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2015}}
  • S. Rosa, L. O. Russo, G. A. Farulla, L. Carlone, R. Antonini, G. Marco, and B. Bona. An Application of Laser-Based Autonomous Navigation for Data-Center Monitoring. In Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Autonomous Systems (IAS), Volume 302 of the series Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pages 95-107, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Rosa15ias-dataCenters,
    Author = {S. Rosa and L.O. Russo and G.A. Farulla and L. Carlone and
    R. Antonini and G. Marco and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Autonomous Systems (IAS), Volume 302 of the series Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing},
    Pages = {95--107},
    Title = {An Application of Laser-Based Autonomous Navigation for Data-Center Monitoring},
    Year = {2015}}
  • [PDF] N. Srinivasan, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. Structural Symmetries from Motion for Scene Reconstruction and Understanding. In British Machine Vision Conf. (BMVC), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Srinivasan15bmvc-symmetrySfM,
    Author = {N. Srinivasan and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = bmvc,
    Title = {Structural Symmetries from Motion for Scene Reconstruction and Understanding},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/ix2fuokq699xy4t/2015c-BMVC-structuralSymmetries.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QYittoEyz0E&feature=youtu.be}
    (supplemental material:
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/n15y54ewcvzpxkw/2015c-BMVC-structuralSymmetries-supplemental.pdf?dl=0})
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/ix2fuokq699xy4t/2015c-BMVC-structuralSymmetries.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2015}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, G. Calafiore, and F. Dellaert. Pose Graph Optimization in the Complex Domain: Lagrangian Duality and Optimal Solutions. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), Workshop “Reviewing the review process”, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone15rssws2D-dualityPGO2D,
    title={Pose Graph Optimization in the Complex Domain: Lagrangian Duality and Optimal Solutions},
    author={L. Carlone and G. Calafiore and F. Dellaert},
    booktitle={Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), Workshop ``Reviewing the review process''},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/9aywfptilzqpb1r/2015ws-rss-dualityPGO2D.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://www.bitbucket.org/lucacarlone/pgo2d-duality-opencode}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/9aywfptilzqpb1r/2015ws-rss-dualityPGO2D.pdf?dl=0",
    year={2015}}
  • [PDF] R. Tron, D. Rosen, and L. Carlone. On the Inclusion of Determinant Constraints in Lagrangian Duality for 3D SLAM. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), Workshop “The problem of mobile sensors: Setting future goals and indicators of progress for SLAM”, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Tron15rssws3D-dualityPGO3D,
    Author = {R. Tron and D. Rosen and L. Carlone},
    Booktitle = {Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), Workshop ``The problem of mobile sensors: Setting future goals and indicators of progress for {SLAM}''},
    Title = {On the Inclusion of Determinant Constraints in Lagrangian Duality for {3D SLAM}},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/859umrdf7ldd2kv/2015ws-rss-duality3Ddet.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/859umrdf7ldd2kv/2015ws-rss-duality3Ddet.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2015}}
  • [PDF] C. Forster, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, and D. Scaramuzza. IMU Preintegration on Manifold for Efficient Visual-Inertial Maximum-a-Posteriori Estimation. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Forster15rss-imuPreintegration,
    Author = {C. Forster and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and D. Scaramuzza},
    Booktitle = RSS,
    Title = {{IMU} Preintegration on Manifold for Efficient Visual-Inertial Maximum-a-Posteriori Estimation},
    nonote = {accepted as oral presentation (acceptance rate $4\%$)
    \linkToPdf{http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/rss11/p06.html}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CsJkci5lfco}
    (supplemental material:
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/kzraqftn22bjb0u/2015c-RSS-VIN-supplementaryMaterial.pdf?dl=0})\award{, finalist
    for best paper award}},
    pdf = "http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/rss11/p06.html",
    Year = 2015}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, J. Dong, S. Fenu, G. C. Rains, and F. Dellaert. Towards 4D Crop Analysis in Precision Agriculture: Estimating Plant Height and Crown Radius over Time via Expectation-Maximization. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone15icra-4DcropAnalysis,
    Author = {L. Carlone and J. Dong and S. Fenu and G.C. Rains and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = icra,
    Title = {Towards {4D} Crop Analysis in Precision Agriculture:
    Estimating Plant Height and Crown Radius over Time via {Expectation-Maximization}},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/mlyvvho6hlakvuw/2015ws-ICRA-agProject.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RrxJUCBFi2A}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/mlyvvho6hlakvuw/2015ws-ICRA-agProject.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2015}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone and F. Dellaert. Duality-based Verification Techniques for 2D SLAM. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 4589-4596, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone15icra-verification,
    Author = {L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = icra,
    Title = {Duality-based Verification Techniques for {2D SLAM}},
    Pages = {4589--4596},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/4wtxyp817hdfnna/2015c-ICRA-duality2D.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://www.bitbucket.org/lucacarlone/pgo2d-duality-opencode}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/4wtxyp817hdfnna/2015c-ICRA-duality2D.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2015}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, R. Tron, K. Daniilidis, and F. Dellaert. Initialization Techniques for 3D SLAM: a Survey on Rotation Estimation and its Use in Pose Graph Optimization. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 4597-4604, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone15icra-initPGO3D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and R. Tron and K. Daniilidis and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = icra,
    Pages = {4597--4604},
    Title = {Initialization Techniques for {3D SLAM}: a Survey on Rotation Estimation and its Use in Pose Graph Optimization},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/x0n5r366u33fu7x/2015c-ICRA-initPGO3d.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://bitbucket.org/gtborg/gtsam}
    (supplemental material: \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/n9bomq12r76ivbf/2015c-ICRA-3dInit-supplemental.pdf?dl=0})
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/x0n5r366u33fu7x/2015c-ICRA-initPGO3d.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2015}
  • [PDF] R. Tron, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, and K. Daniilidis. Rigid Components Identification and Rigidity Enforcement in Bearing-Only Localization using the Graph Cycle Basis. In American Control Conference, 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Tron15acc-rigidity,
    Author = {R. Tron and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and K. Daniilidis},
    Booktitle = ACC,
    Title = {Rigid Components Identification and Rigidity Enforcement in Bearing-Only Localization using the Graph Cycle Basis},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/h8g7p6sglb1izte/2015c-CDC-bearingOnyRigidity.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/h8g7p6sglb1izte/2015c-CDC-bearingOnyRigidity.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2015}
  • L. Carlone, D. Rosen, G. Calafiore, J. J. Leonard, and F. Dellaert. Lagrangian Duality in 3D SLAM: Verification Techniques and Optimal Solutions. Supplemental material. , 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @url{Carlone15iros-duality3D-supplemental,
    Author = {L. Carlone and D. Rosen and G. Calafiore and J.J. Leonard and F. Dellaert},
    Lastchecked = {2014},
    Title = {Lagrangian Duality in {3D SLAM}: Verification Techniques and Optimal Solutions. Supplemental material},
    Url = {www.lucacarlone.com/index.php/resources/research/duality3DPGO},
    Year = 2015}
  • L. Carlone, J. Dong, S. Fenu, G. C. Rains, and F. Dellaert. Towards 4D Crop Analysis in Precision Agriculture: Estimating Plant Height and Crown Size over Time using Factor Graphs. Supplementary material. , 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @url{Carlone15icra-suppAg,
    Author = {L. Carlone and J. Dong and S. Fenu and G.C. Rains and F. Dellaert},
    Lastchecked = {2014},
    Title = {Towards {4D} Crop Analysis in Precision Agriculture: Estimating Plant Height and Crown Size over Time using Factor Graphs. Supplementary material},
    Url = {www.lucacarlone.com/index.php/resources/research/agSensing},
    Year = 2015}
  • V. Indelman, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. A Generalized Belief Space Approach for Autonomous Navigation in Unknown Environments. , 2015.
    [Bibtex]
    @iinproceedings{Indelman15icas-beliefSpacePlanning,
    Author = {V. Indelman and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = {55th Israel Annual Conference on Aerospace Sciences},
    Title = {A Generalized Belief Space Approach for Autonomous Navigation in Unknown Environments},
    nonote = {\linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9e8pflrSj_o}},
    Year = 2015}

2014

  • [PDF] L. Carlone and A. Censi. From Angular Manifolds to the Integer Lattice: Guaranteed Orientation Estimation With Application to Pose Graph Optimization. IEEE Trans. Robotics, 30(2):475-492, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone14tro-SO2,
    Author = {L. Carlone and A. Censi},
    Journal = tro,
    Number = {2},
    Pages = {475--492},
    Title = {From Angular Manifolds to the Integer Lattice: Guaranteed Orientation Estimation With Application to Pose Graph Optimization},
    Volume = {30},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/g7ltl69eznwjqcw/2014j-TRO-SO2.pdf?dl=0}
    (datasets: \linkToWeb{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/datasets/})},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/g7ltl69eznwjqcw/2014j-TRO-SO2.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, V. Srivastava, F. Bullo, and G. Calafiore. Distributed Random Convex Programming via Constraints Consensus. SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization, 52(1):629-662, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone14sicon-distributedRCP,
    Author = {L. Carlone and V. Srivastava and F. Bullo and G. Calafiore},
    Journal = {SIAM Journal on Control and Optimization},
    Number = {1},
    Pages = {629--662},
    Title = {Distributed Random Convex Programming via Constraints Consensus},
    Volume = {52},
    nonote = {arxiv preprint: 1207.6226,
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/s1xbzb1fdh4af4s/2014j-SICON-DRCP.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToPpt{https://www.dropbox.com/s/h28q4xhb0xu574t/2011-netgcoop.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/s1xbzb1fdh4af4s/2014j-SICON-DRCP.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, R. Aragues, J. A. Castellanos, and B. Bona. A fast and accurate approximation for planar pose graph optimization. Intl. J. of Robotics Research, 33(7):965-987, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone14ijrr-lagoPGO2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and R. Aragues and J.A. Castellanos and B. Bona},
    Journal = ijrr,
    Number = 7,
    Pages = {965--987},
    Volume = 33,
    Title = {A fast and accurate approximation for planar pose graph optimization},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/z1ol1o17zye5qxz/2014j-IJRR-LAGO.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToPpt{https://www.dropbox.com/s/bojshzsd4q8m6at/2011-RSS-presentation.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://bitbucket.org/gtborg/gtsam}
    \linkToVideo{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/media/}
    (datasets: \linkToWeb{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/datasets/})},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/z1ol1o17zye5qxz/2014j-IJRR-LAGO.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, V. Macchia, F. Tibaldi, and B. Bona. Quaternion-based EKF-SLAM from relative pose measurements: observability analysis and applications. Robotica, 33(6):1250-1280, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone14robotica-quaternionEKF,
    Author = {L. Carlone and V. Macchia and F. Tibaldi and B. Bona},
    Journal = {Robotica},
    Title = {{Quaternion-based EKF-SLAM from relative pose measurements: observability analysis and applications}},
    Number = 6,
    Pages = {1250--1280},
    Volume = 33,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/g70v9qy0969mazs/2014j-Robotica-EKFSLAM.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/g70v9qy0969mazs/2014j-Robotica-EKFSLAM.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2014}}
  • B. Bona, L. Carlone, M. Indri, and S. Rosa. Supervision and Monitoring of Logistic Spaces by a Cooperative Robotic Team: Methodologies, Problems, and Solutions. Intelligent Service Robotics, Springer, 7(4):185-202, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Bona14isr-logistics,
    Author = {B. Bona and L. Carlone and M. Indri and S. Rosa},
    Journal = {Intelligent Service Robotics, Springer},
    Number = 4,
    Pages = {185--202},
    Title = {Supervision and Monitoring of Logistic Spaces by a Cooperative Robotic Team: Methodologies, Problems, and Solutions},
    Volume = 7,
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, J. Du, Kaouk M. Ng, M. Indri, and B. Bona. Active SLAM and Exploration with Particle Filters using Kullback-Leibler Divergence. J. of Intelligent and Robotic Systems, 75(2):291-311, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone14jirs-activeSLAM,
    Author = {L. Carlone and J. Du and M. Kaouk Ng and M. Indri and B. Bona},
    Journal = JIRS,
    Number = 2,
    Pages = {291--311},
    Title = {Active {SLAM} and Exploration with Particle Filters using Kullback-Leibler Divergence},
    Volume = 75,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/r6rllwha0f55zap/2014j-ISR-RBPFexploration.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/r6rllwha0f55zap/2014j-ISR-RBPFexploration.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, P. F. Alcantarilla, H. P. Chiu, K. Zsolt, and F. Dellaert. Mining Structure Fragments for Smart Bundle Adjustment. In British Machine Vision Conf. (BMVC), 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone14bmvc-miningSfM,
    Author = {L. Carlone and P. F. Alcantarilla and H.P. Chiu and K. Zsolt and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = bmvc,
    Title = {Mining Structure Fragments for Smart Bundle Adjustment},
    nonote = {accepted as oral presentation (acceptance rate $7.7\%$),
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/ix2fuokq699xy4t/2015c-BMVC-structuralSymmetries.pdf?dl=0}
    (supplemental material:
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/n15y54ewcvzpxkw/2015c-BMVC-structuralSymmetries-supplemental.pdf?dl=0})
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/ix2fuokq699xy4t/2015c-BMVC-structuralSymmetries.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = {2014}}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, A. Censi, and F. Dellaert. Selecting good measurements via $\ell_1$ relaxation: a convex approach for robust estimation over graphs. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone14iros-robustPGO2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and A. Censi and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = IROS,
    Title = {Selecting good measurements via $\ell_1$ relaxation: a convex approach for robust estimation over graphs},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/7f304d5ag245ie4/2014c-IROS-outlierRejection.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/7f304d5ag245ie4/2014c-IROS-outlierRejection.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] J. Dong, L. Carlone, G. C. Rains, T. Coolong, and F. Dellaert. 4D Mapping of Fields using Autonomous Ground and Aerial Vehicles. In 2014 ASABE and CSBE/SCGAB Annual International Meeting, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Jing14asabe-3Dag,
    Author = {J. Dong and L. Carlone and G. C. Rains and T. Coolong and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = {2014 ASABE and CSBE/SCGAB Annual International Meeting},
    Title = {{4D} Mapping of Fields using Autonomous Ground and Aerial Vehicles},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/kmx9jyl94kt2b7q/2014c-asabe-4Dagriculture.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/kmx9jyl94kt2b7q/2014c-asabe-4Dagriculture.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone and D. Lyons. Uncertainty-constrained robot exploration: a mixed-integer linear programming approach. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 1140-1147, 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone14icra-milp,
    Author = {L. Carlone and D. Lyons},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Pages = {1140--1147},
    Title = {Uncertainty-constrained robot exploration: a mixed-integer linear programming approach},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/g87ide55uxlv0ff/2014c-ICRA-planningMILP.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/media/}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/g87ide55uxlv0ff/2014c-ICRA-planningMILP.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • [PDF] V. Indelman, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. Planning Under Uncertainty in the Continuous Domain: a Generalized Belief Space Approach. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Indelman14icra-beliefSpacePlanning,
    Author = {V. Indelman and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Title = {Planning Under Uncertainty in the Continuous Domain: a Generalized Belief Space Approach},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/74mr5z1k1ktl8ra/2014c-ICRA-planningGBS.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9e8pflrSj_o}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/74mr5z1k1ktl8ra/2014c-ICRA-planningGBS.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2014}
  • L. Carlone, Z. Kira, C. Beall, V. Indelman, and F. Dellaert. Eliminating Conditionally Independent Sets in Factor Graphs: A Unifying Perspective based on Smart Factors. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone14icra-smartFactors,
    Author = {L. Carlone and Z. Kira and C. Beall and V. Indelman and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Title = {Eliminating Conditionally Independent Sets in Factor Graphs: A Unifying Perspective based on Smart Factors},
    Year = 2014}
  • H. Chiu, X. Zhou, L. Carlone, F. Dellaert, S. Samarasekera, and R. Kumar. Constrained optimal selection for multi-sensor robot navigation using plug-and-play factor graphs. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Chiu14icra-sensorSelection,
    Author = {H. Chiu and X. Zhou and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert and S. Samarasekera and R. Kumar},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Title = {Constrained optimal selection for multi-sensor robot navigation using plug-and-play factor graphs},
    Year = 2014}
  • L. Carlone, R. Tron, K. Daniilidis, and F. Dellaert. Initialization Techniques for 3D SLAM: a Survey on Rotation Estimation and its Use in Pose Graph Optimization. Supplementary material. , 2014.
    [Bibtex]
    @url{supplemental3Dinit,
    Author = {L. Carlone and R. Tron and K. Daniilidis and F. Dellaert},
    Lastchecked = {2014},
    Title = {Initialization Techniques for {3D SLAM}: a Survey on Rotation
    Estimation and its Use in Pose Graph Optimization. Supplementary material},
    Url = {www.lucacarlone.com/index.php/resources/research/init3d},
    Year = 2014}

2013

  • [PDF] V. Indelman, L. Carlone, and F. Dellaert. Towards Planning in Generalized Belief Space. In Proc. of the Intl. Symp. of Robotics Research (ISRR), 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Indelman13isrr-beliefSpacePlanning,
    Author = {V. Indelman and L. Carlone and F. Dellaert},
    Booktitle = isrr,
    Title = {Towards Planning in Generalized Belief Space},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/jxbn0reij378m3t/2014c-ISRR-planningGBS.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToVideo{https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9e8pflrSj_o}
    },
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/jxbn0reij378m3t/2014c-ISRR-planningGBS.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2013}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone. Convergence Analysis of Pose Graph Optimization via Gauss-Newton methods. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 965-972, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone13icra-convergenceGN,
    Author = {L. Carlone},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Title = {Convergence Analysis of Pose Graph Optimization via {Gauss-Newton}
    methods},
    isbn = {978146735641-1},
    Pages = {965--972},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/qqcqqny58qu60ys/2013c-ICRA-convGN.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/qqcqqny58qu60ys/2013c-ICRA-convGN.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2013}
  • L. Carlone, S. Williams, and R. Roberts. Preintegrated IMU factor: Computation of the Jacobian Matrices. Technical Report, 2013.
    [Bibtex]
    @aarticle{Carlone13tr,
    Author = {L. Carlone and S. Williams and R. Roberts},
    Journal = {Technical Report},
    Title = {Preintegrated {IMU} factor: Computation of the Jacobian Matrices},
    Year = {2013}}

2012

  • [PDF] R. Aragues, L. Carlone, G. Calafiore, and C. Sagues. Distributed centroid estimation from noisy relative measurements. Systems & Control Letters, 61(7):773-779, 2012.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Aragues11scl-distributedLocalization,
    Author = {R. Aragues and L. Carlone and G. Calafiore and C. Sagues},
    Journal = SCL,
    Number = 7,
    Pages = {773--779},
    Title = {Distributed centroid estimation from noisy relative measurements},
    Volume = 61,
    issn = {0167-6911},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/wroguzurqe4u1m6/2012j-SCL-centroid.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/wroguzurqe4u1m6/2012j-SCL-centroid.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2012}
  • [PDF] G. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. A distributed technique for localization of agent formations from relative range measurements. IEEE Trans. on Systems, Man, and Cybernetics, Part A, 42(5):1065-1076, 2012.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Calafiore12tsmca-distributedLocalization,
    Author = {G. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Journal = TSMCA,
    Number = 5,
    Pages = {1065--1076},
    Title = {A distributed technique for localization of agent formations from relative range measurements},
    issn = {1083-4427},
    Volume = 42,
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/o53qy30xpp8rvfi/2010j-TASE-distNetLoc.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToPpt{https://www.dropbox.com/s/lioncixb5j0zmgl/2011-Caltech.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/o53qy30xpp8rvfi/2010j-TASE-distNetLoc.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2012}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone. Nonlinear estimation techniques for autonomous navigation in single and multi robot systems. PhD thesis, Politecnico di Torino, 2012.
    [Bibtex]
    @phdthesis{Carlone12thesis-nonlinearEstimation,
    Author = {L. Carlone},
    Publisher = {Ph.D. Thesis, Univ. Paris-Sud, Orsay},
    Title = {Nonlinear estimation techniques for autonomous navigation in single and multi robot systems},
    school = {Politecnico di Torino},
    nonote = {\linkToWeb{http://porto.polito.it/2502532/}},
    pdf = "http://porto.polito.it/2502532/",
    Year = 2012}
  • L. Carlone, J. Yin, S. Rosa, and Y. Zehui. Graph Optimization with Unstructured Covariance: Fast, Accurate, Linear Approximation. In Intl. Conf. on Simulation, Modeling, and Programming, for Autonomous Robots, pages 261-274, 2012.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone12simpar-lagoPGO2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and J. Yin and S. Rosa and Y. Zehui},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Simulation, Modeling, and Programming, for Autonomous Robots},
    Pages = {261--274},
    Title = {Graph Optimization with Unstructured Covariance: Fast, Accurate, Linear Approximation},
    Year = 2012}
  • L. Carlone, V. Macchia, F. Tibaldi, and B. Bona. Robot localization and 3D mapping: observability analysis and applications. In Intl. Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS), 2012.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone12isairas-quaternionEKF,
    Author = {L. Carlone and V. Macchia and F. Tibaldi and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Symposium on Artificial Intelligence,
    Robotics and Automation in Space (i-SAIRAS)},
    Title = {Robot localization and {3D} mapping: observability analysis and applications},
    Year = 2012}

2011

  • [PDF] L. Carlone, V. Srivastava, F. Bullo, and G. Calafiore. A Distributed Algorithm for Random Convex Programming. In Intl. Conf. on NETwork Games, COntrol and OPtimization (NETGCOOP), pages 1-7, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone11netgcoop-distributedRCP,
    Author = {L. Carlone and V. Srivastava and F. Bullo and G. Calafiore},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on NETwork Games, COntrol and OPtimization (NETGCOOP)},
    Pages = {1--7},
    isbn = {9781467303835},
    Title = {A Distributed Algorithm for Random Convex Programming},
    nonote = {extended arxiv preprint: 1207.6226,
    \linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/s1xbzb1fdh4af4s/2014j-SICON-DRCP.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToPpt{https://www.dropbox.com/s/h28q4xhb0xu574t/2011-netgcoop.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/s1xbzb1fdh4af4s/2014j-SICON-DRCP.pdf?dl=0",
    Year = 2011}
  • [PDF] L. Carlone, R. Aragues, J. A. Castellanos, and B. Bona. A Linear Approximation for Graph-based Simultaneous Localization and Mapping. In Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS), pages 41-48, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone11rss-lagoPGO2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and R. Aragues and J.A. Castellanos and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = RSS,
    Title = {A Linear Approximation for Graph-based Simultaneous Localization and Mapping},
    Pages = {41--48},
    nonote = {
    \linkToPdf{http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/rss07/p06.html}
    \linkToPpt{https://www.dropbox.com/s/bojshzsd4q8m6at/2011-RSS-presentation.pdf?dl=0}
    \linkToCode{https://bitbucket.org/gtborg/gtsam}
    \linkToVideo{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/media/}
    (datasets: \linkToWeb{https://lucacarlone.mit.edu/datasets/})
    },
    pdf = "http://www.roboticsproceedings.org/rss07/p06.html",
    Year = 2011}
  • L. Carlone, R. Aragues, J. A. Castellanos, and B. Bona. A First-Order Solution to Simultaneous Localization And Mapping with Graphical Models. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 1764-1771, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone11icra-lagoPGO2D,
    Author = {L. Carlone and R. Aragues and J.A. Castellanos and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Pages = {1764--1771},
    isbn = {9781612843865},
    Title = {A First-Order Solution to Simultaneous Localization And Mapping with Graphical Models},
    Year = 2011}
  • R. Aragues, L. Carlone, G. Calafiore, and C. Sagues. Multi-agent localization from noisy relative pose measurements. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 364-369, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Aragues11icra-distributedLocalization,
    Author = {R. Aragues and L. Carlone and G. Calafiore and C. Sagues},
    Booktitle = icra,
    Pages = {364--369},
    isbn = {9781612843865},
    Title = {Multi-agent localization from noisy relative pose measurements},
    Year = 2011}
  • J. Du, L. Carlone, M. Kaouk Ng, B. Bona, and M. Indri. A Comparative Study on Active SLAM and Autonomous Exploration with Particle Filters. In IEEE/ASME Intl. Conf. on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM), pages 916-923, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Du11aim-activeSLAM,
    Author = {J. Du and L. Carlone and {M. Kaouk Ng} and B. Bona and M. Indri},
    Booktitle = {IEEE/ASME Intl. Conf. on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics (AIM)},
    Pages = {916--923},
    Title = {A Comparative Study on Active {SLAM} and Autonomous Exploration with Particle Filters},
    isbn = {9781457708381},
    Year = 2011}
  • L. Carlone and B. Bona. On registration of uncertain three-dimensional vectors with application to robotics. In 18th IFAC World Congress, pages 8150-8158, 2011.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone11ifac-registration,
    Author = {L. Carlone and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = {18th IFAC World Congress},
    Pages = {8150--8158},
    Title = {On registration of uncertain three-dimensional vectors with application
    to robotics},
    isbn = {9783902661937},
    Year = 2011}

2010

  • [PDF] L. Carlone, Kaouk M. Ng, J. Du, B. Bona, and M. Indri. Simultaneous Localization and Mapping using Rao-Blackwellized Particle Filters in Multi Robot Systems. J. of Intelligent and Robotic Systems, 63(2):283-307, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @article{Carlone10jirs-multiRobotSLAM,
    Author = {L. Carlone and M. Kaouk Ng and J. Du and B. Bona and M. Indri},
    Journal = JIRS,
    Number = 2,
    Pages = {283--307},
    Title = {Simultaneous Localization and Mapping using {Rao-Blackwellized} Particle Filters in Multi Robot Systems},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://www.dropbox.com/s/zgbdg0k6pnyprtw/2010j-JIRS-multiRobotSLAM.pdf?dl=0}},
    pdf = "https://www.dropbox.com/s/zgbdg0k6pnyprtw/2010j-JIRS-multiRobotSLAM.pdf?dl=0",
    Volume = 63,
    Year = 2010}
  • [PDF] G. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. Sensor Fusion for Position Estimation in Networked Systems. In Ciza Thomas, editor, Sensor Fusion and its Applications, chapter 11, pages 251-276. Sciyo, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @incollection{Calafiore10sciyo-distNetLoc,
    Author = {G. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Title = {Sensor Fusion for Position Estimation in Networked Systems},
    editor = "Ciza Thomas",
    booktitle = "Sensor Fusion and its Applications",
    publisher = "Sciyo",
    year = 2010,
    pages = {251--276},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4309261/site\%20links/pdf\%20papers/2010-sciyo-netLoc_published.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4309261/site\%20links/pdf\%20papers/2010-sciyo-netLoc_published.pdf",
    chapter = 11}
  • [PDF] G. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. Sensor Fusion for Position Estimation in Networked Systems. Sensor Fusion, Sciyo, ISBN: 978-953-307-101-5, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @aarticle{aCalafiore10sciyo-distNetLoc,
    Author = {G. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Journal = {Sensor Fusion, Sciyo, ISBN: 978-953-307-101-5},
    Title = {Sensor Fusion for Position Estimation in Networked Systems},
    nonote = {\linkToPdf{https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4309261/site\%20links/pdf\%20papers/2010-sciyo-netLoc_published.pdf}},
    pdf = "https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/4309261/site\%20links/pdf\%20papers/2010-sciyo-netLoc_published.pdf",
    Year = 2010}
  • G. C. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. Distributed optimization techniques for range localization in networked systems. In IEEE Conf. on Decision and Control (CDC), pages 2221-2226, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Calafiore10cdc-distNetLoc,
    Author = {G.C. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Booktitle = CDC,
    Pages = {2221--2226},
    Title = {Distributed optimization techniques for range localization in networked systems},
    isbn = {9781424477456},
    Year = 2010}
  • F. Abrate, B. Bona, M. Indri, and L. Carlone. Cooperative robotic teams for supervision and management of large logistic spaces: methodology and applications. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA), pages 1-8, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Abrate10etfa-logistics,
    Author = {F. Abrate and B. Bona and M. Indri and L. Carlone},
    Booktitle = {IEEE Intl. Conf. on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation
    (ETFA)},
    Pages = {1--8},
    Title = {Cooperative robotic teams for supervision and
    management of large logistic spaces: methodology and applications},
    isbn = {9781424468485},
    Year = 2010}
  • L. Carlone, R. Micalizio, G. Nuzzolo, E. Scala, and D. Tedone. STEPS (Sistemi e Tecnologie per l’EsPlorazione Spaziale): Predictive and Command System (PCS), results on 1st Demonstration. In Intl. Conf. on Environmental Systems (ICES), 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone10ices-steps,
    Author = {L. Carlone and R. Micalizio and G. Nuzzolo and E. Scala and D. Tedone},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Environmental Systems (ICES)},
    Title = {{STEPS (Sistemi e Tecnologie
    per l'EsPlorazione Spaziale): Predictive and Command System (PCS), results on 1st
    Demonstration}},
    Year = 2010}
  • L. Carlone, J. Du, Kaouk M. Ng, B. Bona, and M. Indri. An Application of Kullback-Leibler Divergence to Active SLAM and Exploration with Particle Filters. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), pages 287-293, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone10iros-activeSLAM,
    Author = {L. Carlone and J. Du and M. Kaouk Ng and B. Bona and M. Indri},
    Booktitle = IROS,
    Pages = {287--293},
    Title = {An Application of {K}ullback-{L}eibler Divergence to Active {SLAM} and Exploration with Particle Filters},
    isbn = {9781424466740},
    Year = 2010}
  • G. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. A distributed Gauss-Newton approach for range-based localization of multi agent formations. In Multiconference on Systems and Control, pages 1152-1157, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Calafiore10msc-distibutedGN,
    Author = {G. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Booktitle = MSC,
    Pages = {1152--1157},
    Title = {A distributed {G}auss-{N}ewton approach for range-based localization of multi agent formations},
    isbn = {9781424453542},
    Year = 2010}
  • G. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. A distributed gradient method for localization fo formations using relative range measurements. In Multiconference on Systems and Control, pages 1146-1151, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Calafiore10msc-distibutedGRAD,
    Author = {G. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Booktitle = MSC,
    Pages = {1146--1151},
    Title = {A distributed gradient method for localization fo formations using relative range measurements},
    isbn = {9781424453542},
    Year = 2010}
  • G. C. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. Position estimation from relative distance measurements in multi-agents formations. In Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation, pages 148-153, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Calafiore10med-distNetLoc,
    Author = {G.C. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Booktitle = MED,
    Pages = {148--153},
    Title = {Position estimation from relative distance measurements in multi-agents formations},
    isbn = {9781424480913},
    Year = 2010}
  • G. C. Calafiore, L. Carlone, and M. Wei. Network localization from range measurements: algorithms and numerical experiments. In Intl. Conf. on Cybernetics & Intelligent Systems, Int. Conf. on Robotics, Automation & Mechatronics, pages 225-230, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Calafiore10cisram-distNetLoc,
    Author = {G.C. Calafiore and L. Carlone and M. Wei},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Cybernetics \& Intelligent
    Systems, Int. Conf. on Robotics, Automation \& Mechatronics},
    Pages = {225-230},
    Title = {Network localization from range measurements:
    algorithms and numerical experiments},
    isbn = {9781424464999},
    Year = 2010}
  • V. Macchia, S. Rosa, L. Carlone, and B. Bona. An application of omnidirectional vision to grid-based SLAM in indoor environments. In Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), Workshop on Omnidirectional Robot Vision, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Macchia10icraws-omniCamera,
    Author = {V. Macchia and S. Rosa and L. Carlone and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Robotics and
    Automation (ICRA), Workshop on Omnidirectional Robot Vision},
    Title = {An application of omnidirectional vision to
    grid-based {SLAM} in indoor environments},
    isbn = {9788895872025},
    Year = 2010}
  • [DOI] L. Carlone, Kaouk M. Ng, J. Du, B. Bona, and M. Indri. Rao-Blackwellized Particle Filters Multi Robot SLAM with Unknown Initial Correspondences and Limited Communication. In IEEE Intl. Conf. on Robotics and Automation (ICRA), pages 243-249, 2010.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone10icra-multiRobotSLAM,
    Author = {L. Carlone and M. Kaouk Ng and J. Du and B. Bona and M. Indri},
    Booktitle = ICRA,
    Doi = {10.1109/ROBOT.2010.5509307},
    Issn = {1050-4729},
    Keywords = {Rao-Blackwellized particle filter;eteroceptive information;multirobot SLAM;prioceptive information;relative pose measurement;simultaneous localization and mapping;single robot RBPF-SLAM;SLAM (robots);mobile robots;multi-robot systems;particle filtering (numerical methods);},
    Pages = {243--249},
    Title = {Rao-{B}lackwellized Particle Filters Multi Robot {SLAM} with Unknown Initial Correspondences and Limited Communication},
    isbn = {9781424450381},
    Year = 2010}

2009

  • L. Carlone, Kaouk M. Ng, J. Du, B. Bona, and M. Indri. Reverse KLD-Sampling for measuring uncertainty in Rao-Blackwellized Particle Filters SLAM. In IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), Workshop on Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking for Next Intelligent Robots and Systems, 2009.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone10irosws-activeSLAM,
    Author = {L. Carlone and M. Kaouk Ng and J. Du and B. Bona and M. Indri},
    Booktitle = {IEEE/RSJ Intl. Conf. on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS),
    Workshop on Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking for
    Next Intelligent Robots and Systems},
    Title = {Reverse {KLD}-Sampling for measuring
    uncertainty in {Rao-Blackwellized Particle Filters SLAM}},
    isbn = {9788895872025},
    Year = 2009}
  • L. Carlone and B. Bona. A comparative study on robust localization: fault tolerance and robustness test on probabilistic filters for range-based positioning. In Intl. Conf. on Advanced Robotics (ICAR), pages 1-8, 2009.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone09icra-rangeLocalization,
    Author = {L. Carlone and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Advanced Robotics (ICAR)},
    Pages = {1--8},
    Title = {A comparative study on robust localization: fault tolerance and
    robustness test on probabilistic filters for range-based positioning},
    isbn = {9781424448555},
    Year = 2009}
  • L. Carlone and B. Bona. Preliminary results on robust global localization: fault tolerance and robustness test on Probabilistic Shaping. In Intl. Conf. on Autonomous Robot Systems and Competitions, pages 27-33, 2009.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone09icar-rangeLocalization,
    Author = {L. Carlone and B. Bona},
    Pages = {27--33},
    Booktitle = {Intl. Conf. on Autonomous Robot Systems and Competitions},
    Title = {Preliminary results on robust global localization: fault tolerance and
    robustness test on {Probabilistic Shaping}},
    isbn = {9788208972},
    Year = 2009}
  • M. Bianchi, L. Carlone, D. Girlando, A. Mangone, I. Belmonte, B. Bona, A. Bonarini, and M. Matteucci. Apparato di illuminazione robotizzato e metodo di comando. 2009.
    [Bibtex]
    @misc{Bianchi09patent-helios,
    Author = {M. Bianchi and L. Carlone and D. Girlando and A. Mangone and I. Belmonte and B. Bona and A. Bonarini and M. Matteucci},
    nonote = {IT MI20091066, Priority: 16/6/2009, Publication: 17/12/2010},
    Title = {Apparato di illuminazione robotizzato e metodo di comando},
    Year = 2009}
  • D. Girlando, A. Mangone, L. Carlone, M. Bianchi, A. Bonarini, B. Bona, M. Matteucci, and I. Belmonte. Robotized lighting apparatus and control method. 2009.
    [Bibtex]
    @misc{Girlando09patent-helios,
    Author = {D. Girlando and A. Mangone and L. Carlone and M. Bianchi and
    A. Bonarini and B. Bona and M. Matteucci and I. Belmonte},
    nonote = {WO2010146446, Priority: 16/6/2009, Publication: 23/12/2010},
    Title = {Robotized lighting apparatus and control method},
    Year = 2009}

2008

  • L. Carlone and B. Bona. Probabilistic Shaping with Radial Gaussian: a probabilistic approach to 2D and 3D robotic multilateration. In Israeli Conf. of Robotics, 2008.
    [Bibtex]
    @inproceedings{Carlone09isr-rangeLocalization,
    Author = {L. Carlone and B. Bona},
    Booktitle = {Israeli Conf. of Robotics},
    Title = {{Probabilistic Shaping with Radial Gaussian: a probabilistic approach
    to 2D and 3D robotic multilateration}},
    Year = 2008}