Curriculum Vitae - Professor Ronald John Patton
BEng, MEng, PhD, CEng, FInstMC, Fellow IEEE, Sen Mem AIAA
DATE OF BIRTH: 03-08-1949 PLACE OF BIRTH: Tarma, Peru, S America NATIONALITY: UK Citizen
Emmanuel Grammar School, Swansea, [1958-1965]
Sheffield University, BEng Electrical & Electronic Engineering, 1972
Sheffield University, MEng, Control Systems Engineering, 1974
Sheffield University, PhD, Control Systems Engineering, 1980
1978 - 1981 Lecturer, Sheffield City Polytechnic (now Sheffield Hallam University)
1981 - 1987 Lecturer, University of York, Department of Electronics
1987 - 1995 Senior Lecturer, University of York, Department of Electronics
1995 - to date Professor of Control & Intelligent Systems Engineering, University of Hull
MEMBERSHIP OF PROFESSIONAL INSTITUTIONS
Fellow of the Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE) (since January 2010)
Fellow Institute of Measurement and Control (since October 2004)
Senior Member, American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics AIAA (since October 1991)
Fault diagnosis and fault-tolerant control of process, industrial and aerospace systems.
Mathematical modelling of bio-systems
Non-linear systems for control and estimation.
RESEARCH SUPERVISION EXPERIENCE
I have supervised 29 PhD students to successful graduation as well as 16 MSc by Research students (all at York and Hull Universities, during 1983 to 2015).
I have served as PhD external examiner 49 times (during 1985 to 2014) at:
Cambridge (1), Oxford (1), Imperial (1), Warwick (2), Sheffield (2), Sheffield Hallam (1), Bangor (1), Cardiff (1), Aberystwyth (1), Swansea (1), QMC (1), City (2), Newcastle (2), Strathclyde (3), Glasgow (1), Birmingham (2),
Coventry (1), Leicester (3), UMIST (2), Manchester (1), Manchester Metropolitan (1), Liverpool JM (1), Brunel (2),Bath (1)
Overseas: Delft University of Technology (2), Aalborg University (3), University of Nancy (2), Technical University of Catalunya (2), Grenoble (1), National University of Singapore (1), Nanyang Technological University (1), University of Queensland (2)
FUNDED RESEARCH PROJECTS (since 2007)
Sustainable (Fault-Tolerant) Control of Offshore Wind Turbines, UK Higher Education Funding Council
Research Infrastructure Funding (HEIF5) project [2011-2014].
Modelling the osteocyte network and its control of the mechano-transduction and remodelling of bone,
EPSRC Research Grant EP/E057365/1 [2007-2010].
ADDSAFE (Advanced Fault Diagnosis for Sustainable Flight Guidance and Control), EU Transport Technology research project in FP7 [2009-2012].
IFAC Executive Vice-Chair of IFAC Policy Committee [2008-2011]
EPSRC Peer Review College [1995-2005]
Editorial Board Journal of Control Engineering Practice, Elsevier [1995-2005]
Associate Editor International Journal of Applied Maths. & Computer Science [1999 to present]
Subject Editor International Journal of Adaptive Control & Signal Processing, Wiley [2000 to present]
Program Committees Honorary Chair for IEEE Conference “Control Systems Tolerant to faults” SYSTOL’10,Nice
IPC chair for Mediterranean Control Conference, MED’08, Corsica, France, July 2008
TC Chair IFAC Technical Committee Fault Detection, Supervision and Safety of Technical
Processes (SAFEPROCESS) [1996-2002]
Visiting Professor Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics (Beihang University) since 1991
I have published around 400 papers since 1976, including 124 journal papers, 5 books and 26 book chapters. My Journal paper citation count is currently 6,250 and my overall citation count (google scholar) is currently 16,324.
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS (since 2010)
Simani S and Patton R J. (2008). Fault diagnosis of an industrial gas turbine prototype using a system identification approach, Control Engineering Practice, 16:7, 769-786
Patton R J, Uppal F J, Simani S and Polle B. (2010). Robust FDI applied to thruster faults of a satellite system, Control Engineering Practice, 18:8, 1093-1109
Jahani M, Ahwal, F, Patton R J, Genever P & Fagan M J, (2010), The effect of osteocyte apoptosis on the signalling in the osteocyte network and at the bone lining cell surface: A computer simulation, Bone 06; 47
Putra D, Patton R J, Genever P & Fagan M J, (2010), Mathematical Model of Remodelling Cycles with Feedback Mechanism for Maintaining the Balance between Bone Resorption and Formation, Journal of Bone and Mineral Research, 23, S509 1280
Patton R J, Putra D and Klinkhieo S. (2010), Friction compensation as a fault-tolerant control problem, Int. J. Sys. Sci.,41:8, 987-1001
Putra D, Ji B, Patton R J, Genever P & Fagan M J, (2010), Simulation of the BMU remodelling cycle using a new predator-prey algorithm , Bone 06; 47
Patton R J, Chen L and Klinkhieo S, (2012). An LPV pole-placement approach to friction compensation as an FTC problem, Int. J. Appl. Mathematics and Computer Science, 22:1, 149-160
Jahani, M, Genever, P G, Patton R J, Fadi Ahwal and Michael J Fagan, (2012), The effect of osteocyte apoptosis on signalling in the osteocyte and bone lining cell network: a computer simulation, Journal of Biomechanics 10/2012
Ji B, Genever P G, Patton R J, Putra D & Fagan M J, (2012), A novel mathematical model of bone remodelling cycles for trabecular bone at the cellular level, Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology , 11(7):973-82
Shaker M S and Patton R J, (2013), Active Fault Tolerant Control for Nonlinear Systems with Simultaneous Actuator and Sensor Faults, Int. Journal of Control, Automation, and Systems, 11(6):1149-1161, DOI 10.1007/s12555-013-0227-1
Shaker M S and Patton R J, (2014), Active sensor fault tolerant output feedback tracking control for wind turbine systems via T–S model, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 34, pp1–12
Shaker M S and Patton R J, (2014), A Fault Tolerant Control Approach to Sustainable Offshore Wind Turbines, pp 157-190, in “Wind Turbine Control and Monitoring”, Luo, N, Vidal, Y and Acho, Leonardo (Eds.), Series on Advances in Industrial Control, Springer, London, DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-08413-8_7 , ISBN 978-3-319-08413-8
Shi F and Patton R J, (2014), Fault estimation and active fault tolerant control for linear parameter-varying descriptor systems, International Journal of Robust and Nonlinear Control, Published online in Wiley Online Library (wileyonlinelibrary.com). DOI: 10.1002/rnc.3266
Shi F and Patton R J, (2015), An active fault tolerant control approach to an offshore wind turbine model, Renewable Energy, Volume 75, March 2015, pp788–798
Ji B, Genever P, Patton R J and Fagan M J, (2014), Mathematical modelling of the pathogenesis of multiple myelomainduced bone disease, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering 05/2014;
R J Patton June 2015