ENGINEERING AND DIGITAL ARTS


Prof Sarah Spurgeon OBE, FREng

Honorary Professor


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Research Group: Instrumentation, Control and Embedded Systems

Subject Area: Robust and Nonlinear Control, Condition Monitoring, Control Applications

Qualifications: BSc (York), DPhil (York), CEng, CMath, FIET, FIMA, FInstMC, SMIEEE

Sarah Spurgeon OBE, FREng, FInstMC, FIET, FIMA is Professor of Control Engineering and Head of Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering at University College London in the UK. She is President of the Institute of Measurement and Control. Sarah Spurgeon’s research interests are in the area of systems modelling and analysis, robust control and estimation in which areas she has published over 270 refereed research papers. She was awarded the Honeywell International Medal for ‘distinguished contribution as a control and measurement technologist to developing the theory of control’ in 2010 and an IEEE Millennium Medal in 2000. She is currently a member of the Council of the International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) and a member of the General Assembly of the European Control Association. Within the UK she is an independent member of the Defence Science Expert Committee (DSEC) and is also a Board Member of EngineeringUK.

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