328.284 Seminar Automatic Control
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2024S, SE, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Hybrid

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to compile and work out new and advanced topics in control and automation. They are also able to present the results in a short presentation.

Subject of course

Important topics not covered in the courses "Automatic Control" respectively "Automatic Control for CE", e.g. Fuzzy control, advanced topics in state space control, nonlinear control, adaptive and predictive control, artificial neural nets for modeling and control.

Teaching methods

Literature study, comparative analysis of references, hard- and/or software implementation, analytic computations, modeling, parameter identification, controller design, simulation, optimization, presenting techniques.

The control seminar can be completed quite flexible; the formal aspects of the procedure can be indivdually discussed with the supervisor. 

Mode of examination


Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

The independent execution of the work, the acquisition of new concepts and the correctness of implementations are assessed and rated during the whole course. Additionally, the final presentation as well as a possible written report are included in the overall assessment.

Course registration

Registration modalities

Für die Anmeldung zur Seminararbeit ist der Vortragende jener Vorlesung(en) direkt zu kontaktieren, in dessen Bereich die weiterführende(n) Arbeit(en) liegen sollen.


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
700 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory elective


Lecture notes for this course are available. Seminarunterlagen am Institut

Previous knowledge

Knowledge of the basic Control course; it is advantageous to also have the knowledge of advanced control courses offered by the institute.


  • Attendance Required!