• Name:Xi Yugeng
  • Title:Professor
  • Office:2-423
  • Office Phone:34205030
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Research Field

1. Model Predictive Control;
2. Control and Optimization of Large Scale Systems;
3. Distributed Cooperative Control


Ph.D. (Dr.-Ing) degree, received in April 1984
1979 – 1984 Institute of Control Technology, Technical University Munich, Germany
1978 – 1979 Dept. of Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
1963 – 1968 Harbin Institute of Technology, China

Work experience

Since 1984 – Now Dept. of Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Ass.Prof. (1985), Prof. (1988), Doctor Supervisor (1990)
1970 – 1978 Electronic Equipment Factory


Host of more than 20 research projects from the NSFC, High Tech Plan (863), Ministry
of Education etc. Currently the host of the NSFC Key Project “ Theory and Efficient
Algorithms of Model Predictive Control” (2010 – 2013)

Awards and Honors

Received the Awards for the Achievements in Science and Technology by the Chinese
Ministry of Education and Shanghai Government eight times, and won the honorary
titles of National Distinguished Teacher; National Distinguished Scientific Researcher, etc


Two lectures for master and doctoral students: 1. Predictive Control; 2. Methods of
Large Scale Dynamic Systems.
Part of the lecture for undergraduate students: Principles of Automatic Control


Published more than 300 journal papers, mainly in the areas of model predictive control,
Large scale and complex systems and intelligent robotic systems. Author or co-author
of three books, and editor or co-editor of three conference proceedings.