MathWorks to Present and Exhibit at International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) World Congress 2011

Natick, Mass. - (18 Jul 2011)

WHO: MathWorks

WHAT: MathWorks will be exhibiting at Booth numbers 14 and 15 during the 18th International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) World Congress 2011. Held in Milan, Italy, this global forum promotes controls science and technology across all fields, including engineering, physics, biology, and economics, in both theory and application.  

MathWorks presenters at the conference include: 

  • Dr. Pascal Gahinet, senior scientist and software engineer, who will chair the session “Decentralized Control II” on Monday, August 29. In this meeting, he will discuss his paper “Software Tools for Structured H-Infinity Synthesis” at 15:10. 
  • Dr. Pieter Mosterman, senior research scientist, who will present at the session “Design of Mechatronic Systems” on Wednesday, August 31. His presentation at 17:00 about ongoing research is entitled “The Structure of Time in Computational Semantics of a Variable-Step Solver for Hybrid Behavior Analysis.”

In addition, MathWorks, in partnership with kk-electronics, will announce the winners of phase one of its sustainability engineering competition on wind turbines. In this first phase, Fault Detection and Isolation, participants were asked to design the best solution for finding faults introduced in a wind-turbine model. Competition papers will be showcased during technical sessions on Wednesday, August 31, from 10:00 – 12:00 and 13:30 – 15:30.

WHERE/WHEN: 18th IFAC World Congress 2011

Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Largo Agostino Gemelli 1

Milano, Italy, Tel. +39-02 7234.1

August 28 – September 2, 2011

Learn more about the conference at www.ifac2011.org.

About MathWorks

MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software. MATLAB, the language of technical computing, is a programming environment for algorithm development, data analysis, visualization, and numeric computation. Simulink is a graphical environment for simulation and Model-Based Design for multidomain dynamic and embedded systems. Engineers and scientists worldwide rely on these product families to accelerate the pace of discovery, innovation, and development in automotive, aerospace, electronics, financial services, biotech-pharmaceutical, and other industries. MathWorks products are also fundamental teaching and research tools in the world's universities and learning institutions. Founded in 1984, MathWorks employs more than 2400 people in 15 countries, with headquarters in Natick, Massachusetts, USA. For additional information, visit mathworks.com.

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