Nuno C. Martins received the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from I.S.T., Portugal, in 1997, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science with a minor in Mathematics from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, in 2004. He has also concluded a Financial Technology Option program at Sloan School of Management (MIT) in 2004.
He received a National Science Foundation CAREER award in 2007, the 2006 American Automatic Control Council O. Hugo Schuck Award, the 2010 Outstanding ISR Faculty award and the 2008 IEEE CSS Axelby Award for the best paper in the IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control.
He is currently a member of the editorial board of Systems and Control Letters (Elsevier), Automatica and of the IEEE Control Systems Society Conference Editorial Board.
His research interests are in distributed control, team decision, optimization, networked control and communications. He is also the program Vice-Chair for the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control.