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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Andreas KUGI Head, Automation and Control Institute, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna


1986-1992 Electrical Engineering (Dipl.-Ing.), TU Graz
1992-1995 PhD in Automatic Control (Dr.techn.), JKU Linz
1995/1996 Military service in Austria
2000 venia docendi, Habilitation in Control Systems Technology and Control Theory, JKU Linz
1992-2002 Research assistant, Associate Professor, JKU Linz
2002-2007 Full professor for System Theory and Automatic Control, Saarland University, Germany
since 2007 Full professor for Complex Dynamical Systems and Head of the Automation and Control Institute (ACIN), TU Wien
since 2016 Head Complex Dynamical Systems, Austrian Institute of Technology


Full member of the Austrian Academy of Sciences
Editor-in-Chief, IFAC Journal "Control Engineering Practice"
Chair of the IFAC TC 6.2. Mining, Mineral and Metal Processing
Member of the Executive Committee of the Austrian Electrotechnical Association
Member of the Expert Commission of the German Research Foundation (DFG) within the Excellence Initiative


W. Kemmetmüller, S. Müller, A. Kugi, Mathematical modeling and nonlinear controller design for a novel electrohydraulic power-steering system, IEEE/ASME Trans. Mechatronics, vol. 12, no. 1, pp. 85 97, 2007
T. Meurer and A. Kugi, Tracking control for boundary controlled parabolic pdes with varying parameters: combining backstepping and differential flatness, Automatica, vol. 45, no. 5, pp. 1182 1194, 2009
K. Graichen and A. Kugi, Stability and incremental improvement of suboptimal mpc without terminal constraints, IEEE Trans. on Automatic Control, vol. 55, no. 11, pp. 2576 2580, 2010
A. Steinböck, D. Wild, A. Kugi, Nonlinear model predictive control of a continuous slab reheating furnace, Control Engineering Practice, vol. 21, no. 4, pp. 495-508, 2013.
D. Faustner, W. Kemmetmüller, A. Kugi, Flatness-Based Torque Control of Saturated Surface-Mounted Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines, IEEE Trans. on Control Systems Technology, vol. 24, no. 4, pp.1201-1213, 2016.


Best Paper Awards at-Automatisierungstechnik, 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2005,
Best Paper Award IFAC Symposium on Mechatronic Systems, Cambridge, MA., 2010
Kardinal-Innitzer-Förderungspreis 2001