April 2017: Congratulations to Dr. Abigail Ondeck for successfully defending her PhD Thesis!
April 2017: Congratulations to Dr. Ray Wang for successfully defending his thesis!
March 2017: Siyun and Jodie's papers on autocovariance-based MPC plant-model mismatch estimation with measurable disturbances accepted in Systems&Control Letters and J. Process Control.
February 2017: Calvin sets new record by having two papers (AIChE J. and Comput. Chem. Eng.) accepted in one day!
January 2017: Productive and fun weekend group retreat in Fredericksburg. Check out the pics!
January 2017: Steve's paper published in Nucleic Acids Research.
January 2017: See our plenary talk with the Ierapetritou group at CPC/FOCAPO.
January 2017: Warm welcome to Joe Costandy, who joins us as a Ph.D. student!
November 2016: Michael Baldea elected Director of the CAST Division of AIChE.
November 2016: Michael Baldea gives seminar UC Santa Barbara.
October 2016: Ankur successfully defended his thesis. Congratulations DOCTOR Kumar!
October 2016: Lingqing and Morgan have joined the group. Welcome!
October 2016: Congratulations to DOCTOR Perez, who successfully defended his thesis on October 13!
October 2016: Hari Ganesh successfully defended his thesis proposal and acceded to candidacy. Congratulations!
September 2016: Congratulations to DOCTOR Pattison on his successful defense on September 15!
September 2016: Congratulations DOCTOR Sowa! Steve successfully defended his dissertation on September 7.
September 2016: Michael Baldea appointed to the Frank A. Liddell, Jr. Centennial Fellowship in Chemical Engineering.
August 2016: Our group receives support from the US Department of Energy for interdisciplinary research on demand-side management in chemica process systems.
August 2016: Congratulations to DOCTOR Wang! Siyun successfully defended his PhD Dissertation on August 3.
June 2016: Richard receives CAST Division Travel Award to attend AIChE Annual Meeting in San Francisco
May 2016: Melissa's paper accepted in Chemical Engineering and Processing: Process Intensification
May 2016: Ankur publishes two papers in AIChE J. and Control Engineering Practice
May 2016: Paper by Cara, Dana and Jena published in Applied Energy
April 2016: Michael Baldea presents invited seminar at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
April 2016: Conan successfully defends his PhD Dissertation. Congratulations, Dr. Park!
April 2016: Cara successfully defends her PhD Dissertation. Congratulations, Dr. Touretzky!
April 2016: Krystian's paper on integrating HVAC control and with scheduling of smart appliances accepted in Energy and Buildings
March 2016: Jodie receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Congratulations!
March 2016: Paper by Richard, Cara and Ted on scheduling under dynamic constraints published in Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.
March 2016: Michael Baldea will travel to Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, as Visiting Professor
February 2016: Joint paper with Prof. Truskett's group published in Journal of Chemical Physics
January 2016: Shu's paper on diagnosis of plant-wide oscillations published in Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.
December 2015: Papers on integrating scheduling and control by Cara, Juan and Conan published in AIChE J. and Energy and Buildings
November 2015: Group travels to Salt Lake City for AIChE Annual meeting: please follow our presentations
October 2015: Cara and Krystian win travel awards for 2015 AIChE Annual Meeting
October 2015: Michael Baldea presents seminar at Chinese University of Hong Kong in Shenzhen, and invited talk at the 8th Sino-US Chemical Engineering Conference in Shanghai
September 2015: Michael Baldea gives seminar at the School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at Georgia Tech
August 2015: "From Process Integration to Process Intensification" published in Comput. Chem. Eng.
July 2015: Ted completes his MSc Dissertation as a joint effort between UT Austin and KTH Stokholm. Congratulations!
May 2015: Vincent graduates with MSc degree and joins Rockwell Automation. Congratulations!
March 2015: Michael Baldea presents invited seminar at "Babes-Bolyai" University in Cluj-Napoca, Romania
February 2015: Ankur, Cara, Richard and Vincent receive awards at UT Energy Week, recognizing their contributions in energy research
January 2015: Ankur's Ind. Eng. Chem. Res. paper selected as ACS Editors' Choice for January 12, 2015, and will be available in Open Access
December 2014: Michael Baldea receives NSF CAREER award
December 2014: Ankur's paper on smart manufacturing appears in Ind. Eng. Chem. Res.
November 2014: Krystian's work featured in AIChE CAST Division Plenary Lecture
October 2014: Bailee presents her work on dividing wall columns (DWCs) at Emerson Exchange industry conference
August 2014: Antoine Salliot joins the group as a visiting student from INP Grenoble, France
July 2014: Richard's paper on equation-oriented flowsheet simulation is accepted in AIChE J.
July 2014: Michael Baldea gives plenary presentation at FOCAPD 2014
July 2014: Krystian's paper on data disaggregation is published in Energy and Buildings
June 2014: Ankur publishes in Procedia Computer Science on workflows for smart manufacturing
June 2014: Steve's paper appears in PLoS Computational Biology
June 2014: Cara's paper on managing energy storage in buildings appears in Journal of Process Control
April 2014: Ankur passed his preliminary doctoral examination. Well done!
April 2014: Michael Baldea receives Moncrief Grand Challenges Award
March 2014: Michael Baldea gives invited presentation at Ethylene Producers' Conference in New Orleans, LA
February 2014: Ray Wang's presentation on Visual Data Mining recognized as best presentation in session at 2013 AIChE Meeting
February 2014: Siyun's paper on Identification-Based Optimization published in C&CE
January 2014: Cara starts prestigious Winter Internship at NSF America Laboratories in Cupertino, CA