School to Host Leverhulme Workshop on Sliding Mode Control – Wednesday, 3rd February 2010

The School of Engineering and Digital Arts is delighted to be hosting the Leverhulme Workshop: “Towards Wider Industrial Application of Sliding Mode Control” .

The Leverhulme lecture on “Sliding Mode Control of Power Converters” will be given by Leverhulme Visiting Professor Vadim Utkin. Other guest speakers are Dr. Guido Herrmann from the University of Bristol on “Sliding Mode Control – Achieving Robust Control in Social/Humanoid Robotics” and Dr. Chris Edwards from the University of Leicester on “Sliding Mode Fault Tolerant Control of GARTEUR AG16”.

Please see the Workshop programme for further information. If you would like to attend, please e-mail Jenny Harries at