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Dr Thomas Steffen

Senior Lecturer in Control Engineering

Areas of expertise

Expertise: Engineering; technology; hybrid and electric vehicles; diesel engines and after treatment systems; automotive emissions; vehicle to grid (V2G) and smart charging; modelling, control and optimisation of dynamic systems; efficiency of energy systems; fault detection and identification; safety-critical systems; power electronics, machines and drives (PEMD)


Dr Steffen’s theoretical work is focused on optimal control, fault detection, stochastic systems, and optimisation, with the application areas extending to cooling systems, diesel engines and aftertreatment systems, hybrid and electric vehicles, and power electronics machines and drives.

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