Internal Workshop on Systems Control and Optimization

Monday, March 07, 2022, 9:00 - Thursday, March 10, 2022, 17:00

HS 1015, Kollegiengebäude I, Platz der Universität 3


HS 1015, KG I, Platz der Universität 3, Freiburg; google maps link

Remote participation via Zoom, syscop group meeting room (if you don't have a link, please contact the organizers).



  Monday 7.3. Tuesday 8.3. Wednesday 9.3. Thursday 10.3.
08:30-09:00 Arrival Arrival Arrival Arrival
09:00-09:20 Andrea Ghezzi
Implicit dual control for improving a steel manufacturing process
Dirk Lebiedz
Newton-flow of the Xi-function and Riemann hypothesis
Free Time
Leonardo Ceccin
Look-Up Tables based MPC approach
09:20-09:40 Discussion Discussion Discussion
09:40-10:00 Florian Messerer
A formulation for implicit dual nonlinear optimal control
Yunfan Gao
Ruven Weiss
Modeling an industrial heating process in furniture production
10:00-10:20 Discussion Discussion Discussion
10:20-10:50 Break Break Break
10:50-11:10 Leo Simpson
Optimal control of uncertain thermal network
David Kiessling
On Feasible SQP Methods and Globalization
Jochem De Schutter
Nonlinear MPC and MHE of a Gasoline Controlled Auto-Ignition Engine based on Differential Equations
11:10-11:30 Discussion Discussion Discussion
11:30-11:50 Arne Groß
Stochastic MPC for Smart Grid
Armin Nurkanovic
Numerical Optimal Control and the Time-Freezing Reformulation for Hybrid Systems with Hysteresis
Rudolf Reiter
Embedded MPC as Action Transformation within RL for strategic racing
11:50-12:10 Discussion Discussion Discussion
Lunch break
Lunch break
Lunch break
14:00-14:20 Dimitris Kouzoupis
Energy-efficient train control
Katrin Baumgaertner
Approximate input-constrained MPC with barriers and squashing
14:20-14:40 Discussion Discussion
14:40-15:00 Jakob Harzer
Fast solution of highly oscilatory OCP
Yizhen Wang
Approximate input-constrained MPC with barriers and squashing Part 2

+ Discussion
15:00-15:20 Discussion Break
15:20-15:40 Break Per Rutquist
Time-Supervised Learning of Polynomial Networks
15:40-16:00 Adrian Buerger
Coordinated operation of distributed, MPC-operated energy systems in the ACA-MODES project
16:00-16:20 Discussion
Moritz Diehl
Optimization under Uncertainty
16:20-16:40 Manuel Kollmar
Mixed-Integer Optimal Control of a Heating Network using Linear and Nonlinear Programming Techniques
16:40-17:00 Discussion


Pandemic measures

  • Indoors FFP2 mask (or equivalent) has to be worn at all times
  • No catering (including coffee etc)
  • 2G or 3G depending on whether Baden-Württemberg is in Alarmstufe (2G) or Warnstufe (3G). Currently we are in Warnstufe (23.2.22).