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Roster of the IFAC TC 2.1 - Control Design

 Roster of the IFAC TC 2.1 - Control Design

 

 

 IFAC TC 2.1 Chair

 

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Laura Menini

Università di Roma "Tor Vergata" 
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale
Via del Politecnico
00133 Roma

email: laura.menini@uniroma2.it

www: http://ingegneriaindustriale.uniroma2.it/menini-laura/

Scopus Author ID: 7003302585

ORCID: 0000-0002-0244-2000

  • Modeling and control of mechanical and Hamiltonian systems

  • Nonlinear control

  • Control of hybrid systems

  • Observer design

  • Applications of algebraic geometry to control theory

  • Linear systems

 

 

 

 IFAC TC 2.1 Vice-Chairs

 

David Angeli

David Angeli

Vice-Chair for Publications

Imperial College London
Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
London, United Kingdom

University of Florence
Department of Information Engineering
Italy

email: d.angeli@imperial.ac.uk

Scopus Author ID: 35578843500

  • Nonlinear stability and control

  • Economic model predictive control

  • Smart grids

 

Juhoon Back

Vice-Chair 

Kwangwoon University
School of Robotics
Seoul, South Korea

email: backhoon@kw.ac.kr

Scopus Author ID:  10638927600

 
Tayfun Cimen

Tayfun Cimen

Vice-Chair for Education

TAI - Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc.
TF-X Flight Control System

email: tcimen@ieee.org

www: www.linkedin.com/in/tayfuncimen

  • Flight control systems

  • Flight dynamics, simulation and control

  • Nonlinear, optimal, robust and adaptive control design methods

  • Control-design benchmarks

Sergio Galeani

Sergio Galeani

Vice-Chair, Vice-Chair for Publicity

Università di Roma "Tor Vergata" 
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Ingegneria Informatica
Via del Politecnico
00133 Roma

email: sergio.galeani@uniroma2.it

www: http://control.disp.uniroma2.it/galeani/

Scopus Author ID: 6603244547

ORCID: 0000-0003-3367-3933

  • Linear systems

  • Output regulation

  • Control of hybrid systems

  • Control in the presence of constraints

  • Control allocation

  • Robust and optimal control

Clara-Mihaela Ionescu

Clara-Mihaela Ionescu

Vice-Chair for Social Media

Ghent University 
Department of Electrical Energy, Metals, Mechanical Constructions and Systems
Research group on Dynamical Systems and Control
Belgium

email: ClaraMihaela.Ionescu@ugent.be 

Scopus Author ID: 7102287005

ORCID: 0000-0001-7685-035X

  • Process control

  • Biomedical systems

  • Drug regulatory loops

  • Control design

  • PID control

  • MPC control

  • Fractional order systems

James Ferris Whidborne

James Ferris Whidborne

Vice-Chair for Industry

Cranfield University
Head of Dynamics, Simulation & Control Group
Centre for Aeronautics, School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing
Cranfield University, Bedfordshire MK43 0AL, U.K.

email: j.f.whidborne@cranfield.ac.uk

www: http://public.cranfield.ac.uk/eh3081/

Scopus Author ID: 7003847574

ORCID: 0000-0002-6310-8946

  • Control design

  • Multi-objective control design

  • Flight control

  • UAVs and guidance

  • Finite precision controller implementations

  • Feedback flow control

  • Oil well drilling control

 

 

 

 IFAC TC 2.1 Members

 

 

Rini Akmeliawati

University of Adelaide 
School of Mechanical Engineering 
Australia 

email: rakmelia@ieee.org

www: 

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Mounir Ayadi

University of Tunis El Manar
National Engineering School of Tunis (ENIT)
Electrical Engineering Department

email: mounir.ayadi@enit.utm.tn

www: 

Scopus Author ID: 7004691167

ORCID: 

  • Control system theory

  • Predictive and adaptive control

  • Differential flat systems

 

Ahmad Taher Azar

Benha University 
Faculty of Computers and Information
Egypt

Nile University 
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Egypt

email: ahmad_t_azar@ieee.org, ahmad.azar@fci.bu.edu.eg

www: http://www.bu.edu.eg/staff/ahmadazar14, https://sites.google.com/site/drahmadtaherazar/

Scopus Author ID: 16229278700

ORCID: 0000-0002-7869-6373

  • Feedback control systems design

  • Intelligent control systems

  • Observer design

  • Chaotic control design

  • Nonlinear systems

  • Robust control systems

  • Biomedical control systems design

 

Edward Boje

University of Cape Town 
Department of Electrical Engineering
South Africa

email: edward.boje@uct.ac.za

www: 

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Mohammad Bozorg

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Yazd University
Yazd, Iran

email: mounir.ayadi@enit.utm.tn

www: https://pws.yazd.ac.ir/bozorg

Scopus Author ID: 12792833700

ORCID: 

  • Robust control (Polynomial Approach)

  • Sensor Fusion and Estimation

  • Stability of time-delay systems

  • Mechatronics

 

Chenxiao Cai

Nanjing University of Science & Technology 
School of Automation
China

email: ccx5281@vip.163.com

www: 

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Giuseppe Calafiore

Politecnico di Torino
Italy

email: giuseppe.calafiore@polito.it

www: 

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M. Kanat Camlibel

University of Groningen 
Johann Bernoulli Institute for Mathematics and Computer Science
The Netherlands

email: m.k.camlibel@rug.nl, kanat.camlibel@gmail.com

www:http://www.math.rug.nl/~kanat/ 

Scopus Author ID: 6701842564

ORCID: 0000-0002-2407-8166

  • Networks

  • Nonsmooth dynamical systems

  • Set-valued analysis

  • Hybrid systems

 

Eugenio B. Castelan

DAS / PPGEAS / UFSC 
Brazil

email: eugenio.castelan@ufsc.br

www: 

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Yacine Chitour

L2S, Centrale Supeacute;lec 
France

email: yacine.chitour@l2s.centralesupelec.fr

www:http://www.l2s.centralesupelec.fr/perso/yacine.chitour 

Scopus Author ID: 6603588376

ORCID: 

  • Geometric control

  • Stabilisation and control of PDEs

  • Switching systems

 

Shin Horng Chong

Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka 
Department of Control, Instrumentation and Automation
Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Malaysia

email: horng@utem.edu.my, cshinhorng@gmail.com

www:http://www.mcrl-utem.com  

Scopus Author ID: 57195490605

ORCID: 0000-0002-6012-3577

  • Motion control

  • Linear control

 

Shuang Cong

University of Science and Technology of China 
Dept. of Automation
China

email: scong@ustc.edu.cn

www:http://staff.ustc.edu.cn/~scong/ 

Scopus Author ID: 7005067661

ORCID: 0000-0001-8101-0128

  • Neural network control

  • Fuzzy logic control

  • Variable structure control

  • Repetitive control

  • Genetic algorithms

  • Quantum systems control

  • Intelligent control strategies

 

Maria Letizia Corradini

Università di Camerino 
Scuola di Scienze e Tecnologie
Italy

email: letizia.corradini@unicam.it

www:http://docenti.unicam.it/pdett.aspx?UteId=584 

Scopus Author ID: 7102816837

ORCID: 0000-0002-6143-3905

  • Variable Structure and Sliding Mode Control

  • Wind Energy Conversion Systems

  • Sensorless Control

  • Systems with saturation

  • Autonomous and remotely operated marine vessels

  • Fault Tolerant Control

  • Fixed-time Stabilization

  • Fractional-Order Control

  • Non-smooth nonlinearities

  • Quantized systems

  • Robust Control and applications

 

Luigi del Re

Institute for Design and Control of Mechatonical Systems 
Johannes Kepler University Linz
Austria

email: Luigi.delre@jku.at

www:https://desreg.jku.at/concrete5/index.php/staff/head-department/del-re-luigi 

Scopus Author ID: 6602810180

  • Optimal Control

  • Adaptive Control

  • Nonlinear Control

  • Nonlinear Identification

  • Automotive Control

  • Biomedical Control

 

Mohamed Djemai

Laboratory of Industrial and Human Automation, Mechanics and Computer Science,  
University of Valenciennes
France

email: mohamed.djemai@univ-valenciennes.fr

www:http://www.univ-valenciennes.fr/LAMIH/membres/djemai_mohamed  https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Mohamed_Djemai/ 

Scopus Author ID: 6604002453

ORCID: 0000-0002-5375-9470

  • Mathematical Modelling

  • Nonlinear Control

  • Observer Design

  • Fault Detection and Isolation for Nonlinear and Hybrid Systems using Sliding Modes, Variables Structures and Time Scale Approaches

  • Applications to Electrical, Mechanical and Power Systems

  • Robotics

  • Vehicular and Transportation Systems

 

Stefan Domek

West Pomeranian University of Technology 
Szczecin
Poland

email: domek@zut.edu.pl

www:http://www.domek.zut.edu.pl/ 

Scopus Author ID: 56070024600

ORCID: 0000-0002-4056-5175

  • Control Theory

  • Predictive and Robust Control

  • Fractional-Order Systems

  • Hybrid Systems

  • Switched Systems

  • Mechatronics and Embedded Systems

  • Fault-Tolerant Control Systems

 

Mustafa Seckin Durmus

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Department 
Pamukkale University
Turkey

email: msdurmus@pau.edu.tr

www:http://www.pau.edu.tr/msdurmus/en 

Scopus Author ID: 35208356200

ORCID: 0000-0003-3891-2817

  • Discrete Event Systems (DES)

  • Petri Nets

  • Diverse Programming (N-version Programming, Multiversion Programming)

  • Fixed-Block Railway Signaling Systems

  • Fault Diagnosis in Railway Signaling Systems

  • Linear Control Theory

  • ERTMS (European Rail Traffic Management System)

  • CBTC (Communication Based Train Control)

  • Functional Safety

  • EN 50126 EN 50128 EN 50129 Standards

 

Giancarlo Ferrari Trecate

Laboratoire d'Automatique 
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne
Switzerland

email: giancarlo.ferraritrecate@epfl.ch

www:https://people.epfl.ch/giancarlo.ferraritrecate 

Scopus Author ID: 6603923286

ORCID: 0000-0002-9492-9624

  • Model Predictive Control

 

Eduardo Fontoura Costa

Dept. Matematica Aplicada e Estatistica 
Inst. de Ciencias Matematicas e de Computacao
Univ. Sao Paulo
Brazil

email: efcosta@icmc.usp.br

www:http://conteudo.icmc.usp.br/pessoas/efcosta/ 

Scopus Author ID: 55818449600

ORCID: 0000-0002-9067-9234

  • Markov Jump Systems

  • Filtering

  • Stochastic Systems

 

Emilia Fridman

Department of Electrical Engineering-Systems 
Tel Aviv University
Israel

email: emilia@eng.tau.ac.il

www:http://www.eng.tau.ac.il/~emilia/ 

Scopus Author ID:  7006576858

ORCID: 0000-0002-8773-9494

  • Time-Delay Systems

  • Distributed Parameter Systems

 

Nicole Gehring

Institut f. Regelungstechnik u. Prozessautomatisierung 
Johannes Kepler University Linz
Austria

email: nicole.gehring@jku.at

www:https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Nicole_Gehring 

Scopus Author ID:  55355414300

  • Control of Linear Distributed-Parameter Systems

  • Identification of Linear Distributed-Parameter Systems

  • Fault Detection for Linear Distributed-Parameter Systems

  • Linear Partial Differential Equations

  • Flatness-based Control Design

  • Feedforward Control Design

  • Identification of Linear Fractional-Order Systems

  • Module-theoretic Control Approaches

  • Observer Design for Linear Systems

 

Alexandra Ivanova Grancharova

Department of Industrial Automation 
University of Chemical Technology and Metallurgy
Sofia
Bulgaria

email: alexandra.grancharova@abv.bg

Scopus Author ID:  6603203257

  • Model Predictive Control of Constrained Linear/Nonlinear Systems

  • Explicit Model Predictive Control

  • Multi-parametric Programming Methods

  • Distributed Optimal Control

  • Decentralized Control

 

Serdar Ethem Hamamci

Electrical-Electronics Engineering Department 
Inonu University
Malatya
Turkey

email: serdar.hamamci@inonu.edu.tr

 
 

Guido Herrmann

Dynamics and Control Research Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering 
University of Bristol
United Kingdom

email: g.herrmann@bristol.ac.uk Guido_HERRMANN@ieee.org

 
 

Martin Horn

United Kingdom

email: martin.horn@tugraz.at

 
 

Martin Hromcik

Czech Republic

email: martin.hromcik@fel.cvut.cz xhromcik@fel.cvut.cz

 
 

Chul-Goo Kang

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering 
Konkuk University, Gwangjin-gu
Seoul
South Korea

email: cgkang@konkuk.ac.kr

www:https://home.konkuk.ac.kr/~cgkang/ 

Scopus Author ID:  55461554700

ORCID: 0000-0001-7172-9622

  • Input Shaping Control

  • Railway Braking Control

  • Motion Control

 

Eric C. Kerrigan

Imperial College London 
United Kingdom

email: e.kerrigan@imperial.ac.uk

www:https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/e.kerrigan 

Scopus Author ID:  57200653945

ORCID: 0000-0002-3967-1544

  • Predictive Control

  • Optimization

  • Real-time Systems

  • Applications in Aerospace and Information Systems

 

Andreas Kugi

Automation and Control Institute 
Technische Universitat Wien
Austria

email: kugi@acin.tuwien.ac.at

www:https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/e.kerrigan 

Scopus Author ID:  7003464111

  • Mathematical Modeling

  • Nonlinear and Optimal Control

  • Mechatronics

  • Advanced Process Control

 

Ibrahim Beklan Kucukdemiral

School of Engineering and Built Environment 
Department of Instrumentation and Control
Glasgow Caledonian University
United Kingdom

email: Ibrahim.kucukdemiral@gcu.ac.uk

 
 

Patrick Lanusse

IMS - CNRS 
Université de Bordeaux
France

email: patrick.lanusse@ims-bordeaux.fr

www:http://lanusse.vvv.enseirb-matmeca.fr/ 

Scopus Author ID:  6603647494

  • Robust Control Design

  • Control-System Design Software

  • Fractional Order Controllers

 

Alexander Lanzon

School of Electrical &‌amp; Electronic Engineering 
The University of Manchester
United Kingdom

email: Alexander.Lanzon@manchester.ac.uk

 
 

Yann Le Gorrec

FEMTO-ST 
UBFC Besan&‌ccedil;on
France

email:  yann.le.gorrec@ens2m.fr legorrec@femto-st.fr

 
 

Diego Liberati

National Research Council of Italy 
Information & Control 4 Systems Biology & Precision Medicine @ IEIIT
Italy

email:  diego.liberati@polimi.it

www:https://www.deib.polimi.it/eng/people/details/240576 

Scopus Author ID:  7003746116

  • Neural Control

  • Systems Biology

  • Precision Medicine

 

Sven-Olaf Lindert

  Austria

email:  Sven-Olaf.Lindert@jku.at

 
 

Marco Lovera

Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Aerospaziali 
Politecnico di Milano
Italy

email:  lovera@elet.polimi.it

www:https://home.aero.polimi.it/lovera/ 

Scopus Author ID:  7003502295

ORCID: 0000-0002-2574-0633

  • System Identification

  • Aircraft and Spacecraft Guidance

  • Navigation and Control

  • UAVs

 

Noureddine Manamanni

Centre de Recherche en STIC (CReSTIC) 
Université de Reims Champagne Ardenne
France

email:  noureddine.manamanni@univ-reims.fr

 
 

Masaaki Nagahara

The University of Kitakyushu 
Japan

email:  nagahara@ieee.org

www:https://nagahara-masaaki.github.io/ 

Scopus Author ID:  7005359952

ORCID: 0000-0002-8992-2495

  • Optimal Control

  • Model Predictive Control

  • Networked Control

  • Sparse Representation

  • Compressed Sensing

  • Convex Optimization

 

Dan Necsulescu

Department of Mechanical Engineering 
University of Ottawa
Canada

email:  necsu@uottawa.ca Dan.Necsulescu@uottawa.ca

  • Wireless Mechatronics

  • Autonomous Ground and Aerial Vehicles

  • Model Predictive Control

  • Fractional Order Control

 

Kenichiro Nonaka

Department of Mechanical Systems Engineering 
Faculty of Engineering
Tokyo City University
Japan

email:  knonaka@tcu.ac.jp

 
 

Tiago Roux Oliveira

Dept. of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering - DETEL 
State University of Rio de Janeiro - UERJ
Brazil

email:  ktiagoroux@uerj.br roux.tiago@gmail.com

www: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Tiago_Roux_Oliveira 

Scopus Author ID:  22952045900

ORCID: 0000-0002-2232-8715

  • Nonlinear Systems

  • Time Delays

  • Adaptive Systems

  • Extremum Seeking

  • Sliding Mode Control

 

Ali Yurdun Orbak

Industrial Engineering Department 
Uludag University
Bursa
Turkey

email:  orbak@uludag.edu.tr

www: http://orbak.home.uludag.edu.tr 

Scopus Author ID:  6602664966

ORCID: 0000-0002-4921-4275

  • System Modeling

  • Bond Graph

  • Robotics Applications in Industry 4.0

  • Quality Control

  • Artificial Intelligence

  • Augmented Reality

 

Rachid Outbib

LSIS - Faculty of Sciences 
Aix-Marseille University
France

email:  rachid.outbib@univ-amu.fr

 
 

David H. Owens

University of Sheffield 
United Kingdom

email:  d.h.owens@sheffield.ac.uk

 
 

Alpaslan Parlakci

 
Turkey

email:  alpaslan.parlakci@bilgi.edu.tr

 
 

Marek Pawelczyk

Silesian University of Technology 
Gliwice
Poland

email:  Marek.Pawelczyk@polsl.pl

www: http://www.zpss.aei.polsl.pl/index.php/9-pracownicy/64-mpawelczyk 

Scopus Author ID:  35869188600

  • Adaptive Control

  • Optimal Control

  • Signal Processing

  • Modelling

  • Active Noise Control

  • Active Vibration Control

  • Active Structural Acoustic Control

 

Petko Hristov Petkov

Department of Systems and Control 
Technical University of Sofia
Bulgaria

email:  php@tu-sofia.bg

Scopus Author ID:  35608758000

ORCID: 0000-0003-0334-0900

  • Control Design

  • Robust Control

  • Embedded Control Systems

 

Adam Pilat

Department of Automatics and Robotics 
Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Automatics, Computer Science and Biomedical Engineering
AGH - University of Science and Technology
Krakow
Poland

email:  ap@agh.edu.pl

www: http://home.agh.edu.pl/~ap 

Scopus Author ID:  25122700400

ORCID: 0000-0003-4349-3311

  • Active Magnetic Levitation

  • Active Magnetic Bearing

  • Real-time Control

  • Controller Design

  • FPAA

  • Programmable Automation Controller

  • Device Design

  • Simulation

  • Prototyping

  • Modelling

  • Rotating Machinery

  • COMSOL Multiphysics

  • MATLAB/Simulink

 

Corrado Possieri

DET -Dipartimento di Elettronica e Telecomunicazioni 
Politecnico di Torino
Italy

email:  corrado.possieri@polito.it

Scopus Author ID:  56444376400

  • Linear Systems

  • Observers for Nonlinear Systems

  • Hybrid Systems

  • Algebraic Geometry

 

Stefan Preitl

Department of Automation and Applied Informatics 
Control Engineering teaching and research group
Politehnica University Timisoara
Romania

email:  stefan.preitl@aut.upt.ro

www: http://www.aut.upt.ro/~spreitl/ 

  • Control Algorithms and Systems

  • Controllers (PI(D) control, Fuzzy, Sliding Mode, Adaptive Control) Tuning

  • Mechatronic Applications (including Automotive Control)

 

Frédéric Rotella

 
France

email:  rotella@enit.fr

 
 

Edgar N. Sanchez Camperos

 
Mexico

email:  sanchez@gdl.cinvestav.mx

 
 

Kurt Schlacher

 
Austria

email:  kurt.schlacher@jku.at

 
 

Milos Schlegel

Department of Cybernetics 
University of West Bohemia
Pilsen
Czech Republic

email:  schlegel@kky.zcu.cz

Scopus Author ID:  7005845551

  • Linear Systems

  • Robust Control

  • Eigenstructure Assignment

  • Loop shaping

  • Design and Automatic Tuning of Industrial Controllers

  • Triple Inverted Pendulum

 

Robert Schmid

Department of Electrical and  Electronic Engineering 
University of Melbourne
Australia

email:  rschmid@unimelb.edu.au

www: http://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/rschmid/ 

  • Switching Stability and Control

  • Controller Constraints and Structure

  • Adaptive Control

  • Parametric Optimization

  • Analytic Design

 

Richard Seeber

 
Austria

email:  richard.seeber@tugraz.at

 
 

Mehmet Turan Soylemez

Control and Automation Engineering Dept. 
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

email:  turan.soylemez@itu.edu.tr

www: http://soylemez.com/en/ 

Scopus Author ID:  7003470187

ORCID: 0000-0002-7600-0707

  • Robust Control Systems

  • Pole Assignment

  • Computer Algebra

  • PID Control

  • Time Delay Systems

  • Modelling and Simulation of Multiagent Systems

  • Railway Signalling

  • Control of Railway Vehicles

 

Alexander Tarasyev

Dynamic Systems Department 
Institute of Mathematics and Mechanics named after N.N. Krasovskii
Ural Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Ekaterinburg
Russia

email:  tam@imm.uran.ru tarasiev@iiasa.ac.at

www: https://www.imm.uran.ru/eng/Pages/default.aspx 

Scopus Author ID:  6603063928

ORCID: 0000-0002-8366-9628

  • Control Design

  • Stabilization

  • Robustness or Adaptation Capabilities

  • Linear/Nonlinear Systems

 

Istvan Vajk

 
Hungary

email:  Vajk.Istvan@aut.bme.hu

 
 

Herbert Werner

Institute of Control Systems 
Hamburg University of Technology
Germany

email:  h.werner@tu-harburg.de h.werner@tuhh.de

Scopus Author ID:  56249841500

ORCID: 0000-0003-3456-5539

 
 

Toru Yamamoto

Department of System Cybernetics 
Graduate School of Engineering
Hiroshima University
Japan

email:  yama@hiroshima-u.ac.jp

www: http://seeds.office.hiroshima-u.ac.jp/profile/en.dacf83b2a0108dbd520e17560c007669.html  

Scopus Author ID:  55752352700

ORCID: 0000-0001-6500-8394

  • Adaptive and Learning Control

  • Data-Driven Control

  • Process Control

 

Kai Zenger

Department of Electrical Engineering and Automation Control Engineering 
School of Electrical Engineering
Aalto University
Finland

email:  kai.zenger@tkk.fi kai.zenger@aalto.fi

www: https://research.aalto.fi/portal/kai.zenger.html 

Scopus Author ID:  6603726240

ORCID: 0000-0001-6500-8394

  • Modelling and Control of Diesel Engines

  • Control in Power Electronics

  • Process Control

  • Emissions

  • Control Theory

  • Time-varying Systems

  • Adaptive Control

  • Robust Control

 

Minghui Zheng

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 
University at Buffalo
USA

email:  mhzheng@buffalo.edu

www: http://zh.eng.buffalo.edu/ 

Scopus Author ID:  57202066952

  • Learning, Estimation and Control for Robotic and High-precision Systems