Main research topics at the Chair of Control Engineering


  • Modeling and control of the air mass in the combustion chamber of a supercharged gasoline engine
  • Rear catalytic converter control
  • Investigation of thermal management concepts
  • Analysis and design of operating strategies for hybrid vehicles using optimal control theory


  • Control technology in medicine
  • Rostock assistence system for anesthesia guidance (RAN)
  • Modeling and control of cardiac support systems
  • Control on minimally invasive surgery


Energy Systems

  • Grid stability with wind and bioenergy, storage and loads (Netz-Stabil)
  • Monitoring and condition monitoring of wind turbines
  • Active and reactive power control in wind farms