Joint ACT Club /  IEE Control & Automation PN Event 

"Techniques and Practice in Fault Detection,
Diagnosis and Control"

University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, 17th September 2003


NOTE: This meeting has since been held. Some of the presentations are now available on-line from our Download Centre (for ACT Club members only) or simply by clicking on the appropriate link in the agenda below. The IEE have kindly made the presentations available for Non-ACT Club members from their web-site.

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This event, being held jointly by the IEE's Control and Automation Professional Network and the ACT Club, provides state-of-the-art reviews and contributions from leading practitioners in the area of fault detection, diagnosis and fault tolerant control. Presentations cover a wide range of industrial sectors and will allow delegates to appreciate what techniques are finding use and their relative pros and cons.

Topics covered include:

The agenda for the meeting is as follows: NEW!! You can now see abstracts for presentations (where available), simply point your mouse at the link.

9.30 Welcome, Dr. Andy Clegg, ACT Club [1067KB]
9.50 [Abstract] A Process Control Fault Monitoring Benchmark Study using Real System Data, Professor Ron Patton, University of Hull
10.25 [Abstract] Isolation and Diagnosis of Distributed, Multiple Control Loop, Process Plant Oscillations, Dr John Howell, Glasgow University [630KB]
11.00 TEA / COFFEE
11.20 [Abstract] Applicability of Service Correlation Techniques from the Telecommunications Domain, Mike Hook, Roke Manor Research Ltd. [212KB]
11.55 [Abstract] Alarm Reduction and Fault Diagnosis for Industrial Systems, Professor Jan Eric Larsson, Lund University and CEO of GoalArt, Sweden [2546KB]
12.40 LUNCH
1.40 New Ideas on Condition Monitoring Learning from Benchmarking Techniques, Professor Mike Grimble, University of Strathclyde [117KB]
2.15 [Abstract] Model-following Fault Tolerant Flight Control using Fault Effect Factors, Professor Ron Patton, University of Hull
3.10 Fault Tolerant Flight Control based on Model Predictive Control, Colin Jones, Cambridge University [157KB]
3.45 [Abstract] Model-based Condition Monitoring for Railway Vehicles, Professor Roger Goodall / Ping Li, Loughborough University [380KB]
4.20 [Abstract] Use of Multivariate Statistical Technology to Improve Control System Capabilities, Dr Ognjen Marjanovic, Perceptive Engineering Ltd. [109KB]
4.55 CLOSE

On-line registration is closed for this event.

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