Dr. Marialena Vagia (BSc. 2005, PhD. 2009) is currently a Marie Curie postdoctoral fellow funded by ERCIM Alain Bensoussan Network at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology Trondheim, working in the area of control and nanopositioning. Her research interests include the areas of Robust, Switching and Nonlinear Control, LMIs, Electrostatic MicroActuators, MicroCantilever Beams, Nanostructures, PiezoActuators and Nanopositioning. In the past, she received the C. Karatheodoris fellowship funded by University of Patras for PhD research, a postdoctoral scholarship from Greek State Scholarships Foundation, and also a scholarship for carrying post-doctoral research from the General Secretariat Research and Technology, Greece. She has published in 7 journals and has 20 conference papers, and received the BEST Student paper award in IEEE MED Control Conference in 2007.