Antonio Tota

Fixed-term tenure-track Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (DIMEAS)


Research interests

Automated vehicle
Automotive powertrains
Autonomous vehicles
Control and optimization
Hybrid and electric vehicles
Vehicle dynamics

Scientific branch

(Area 0009 - Industrial and information engineering)


ERC sectors

PE8_7 - Mechanical and manufacturing engineering (shaping, mounting, joining, separation)


Goal 9: Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
Goal 11: Sustainable cities and communities

Awards and Honors

  • PhD Research Quality Award 2016 conferred by Politecnico di Torino, Italy (2017)
  • Gold Best Research Paper Award conferred by IFIT 2020, IFToMM Italy, Italy (2020)

Other research or teaching roles outside Politecnico

  • Ricercatore, presso University of Surrey (1/3/2018-30/12/2018)
  • Visiting Researcher, presso Ohio State University (15/3/2016-15/9/2016)
  • Visiting Researcher, presso University of Surrey (20/9/2014-20/7/2015)


Collegi of the PhD programmes

  • INGEGNERIA MECCANICA, 2022/2023 (39. ciclo)
    Politecnico di TORINO

Collegi of the degree programmes


Master of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati

Bachelor of Science

MostraNascondi A.A. passati


Research groups

Supervised PhD students

  • Gianluca Frison. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (39th cycle, 2024-in progress)
  • Davide Lazzarini. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (39th cycle, 2024-in progress)
  • Luca Zerbato. Programme in Ingegneria Meccanica (38th cycle, 2022-in progress)


PoliTO co-authors

Most cited publications View all publications in Porto@Iris

More publicationsLess publications

Society and Enterprise

Patents and other intellectual properties