Department of Engineering Cybernetics

Process Control Systems

Photo: Process Control SystemThe research on process control covers applications within oil and gas production, new energy systems, plants for CO2 capture, chemical plants, etc.

The main fields of research are optimization-based methods for control and estimation, production optimization, nonlinear control theory, parameter estimation and nonlinear state estimation/observer design.

Applications

  • Optimization of oil and gas production
  • Pulp & paper
  • Polymer production and other petrochemical industry
  • Metalurgical processes
  • Hydrocarbon drilling