Dr Hong Yue

Senior Lecturer

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Personal statement

Hong Yue is a Senior Lecturer at the Industrial Control Centre, Department of Electronic & Electrical Engineering at the University of Strathclyde. She joined the University in 2007, having previously worked as a researcher at Manchester University and an associate professor at the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences. Her areas of expertise are control engineering and systems biology with particular focus on dynamic systems modelling, systems analysis and advanced controller design for complex systems and industrial processes. Dr. Yue is actively involved with national and international control research committees including IFAC Technical Committee on Chemical Process Control, IFAC Technical Committee on Biosystems and Bioprocesses. She’s a regular referee for top international journals and a committee member for around 40 international conferences.


Minimisation of residential energy costs for PV-SWH and PV-T systems
Sun Yanyi, Yue Hong, Zhang Jiangfeng, Booth Campbell
12th IFAC Symposium on Dynamics and Control of Process Systems, including Biosystems (2018)
Multipath estimation based on modified ε-constrained rank-based differential evolution with minimum error entropy
Cheng Lan, Yue Hong, Xing Yanjun, Ren Mifeng
IEEE Access Vol 6, pp. 61569-61582 (2018)
Comprehensive experimental design for chemical engineering processes : a two-layer iterative design approach
Yu Hui, Yue Hong, Halling Peter
Chemical Engineering Science Vol 189, pp. 135-153 (2018)
Novel characterizations for switched nonlinear systems with average dwell time: further findings
Dimirovski Georgi, Wang Jiqiang, Yue Hong, Stefanovski Jovan
ETAI Conference 2018, pp. 1-6 (2018)
Soft-bound interval control system and its robust fault-tolerant controller design
Zhou Jinglin, Yue Hong
IEEE Transactions on Systems Man and Cybernetics: Systems (2018)
Minimisation of residential energy cost considering energy storage system and EV with driving usage probabilities
Sun Yanyi, Yue Hong, Zhang Jiangfeng, Booth Campbell
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy (2018)

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Dr. Hong Yue teaches a range of control relevant modules for students at undergraduate, MSc and PhD levels. She's been course registrar and/or lecturer for the following modules.

  • EM501, 5th year EME Group Project Coordinator (2014 - present)
  • EE472/EE972, Control Principles (2011 - present), for final year undergraduate and MSc students.
  • EE582/EE982, Control Techniques (2011 - present), for 5th-year undergraduate and MSc students.
  • EE960 (formerly EE9X3), Wind Turbine Control (2010 - present), for PhD students at EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Wind Energy Systems.
  • EE984, Wind Turbine Control (2013 - present), for MSc students in Wind Energy.
  • Matlab/Simulink training for PhD students at EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Wind Energy Systems (2009 - 2011)
  • Automatic Control Technology (2012 - present), for undergraduate students at '2+2' partner university, Shanghai University of Electric Power, Shanghai, China.
  • EE905, Control of Industrial Processes (2008-2011), for final year undergraduate students and MSc students.
  • EE909, Computer Control Systems Methods (2008-2009), for MSc students.
  • 19370/19268, Integrating Study (2007-2011), supervision of students’ hands-on lab sessions for control systems design.
  • Engineering Analysis (2007-2008), for final year undergraduate students.

Research interests

  • Modelling and control of complex systems including chemical and biochemical engineering processes, biological systems, wind energy systems, robotic systems.
  • Model-based systems analysis such as local and global sensitivity analysis, bifurcation analysis, uncertainty analysis mainly for biological and biochemical networks.
  • Optimal and robust experimental design for data-based model calibration and validation.

Professional activities

IFAC 12th Dynamics and Control of Process Systems, including Biosystems
Xu Chen
26th Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation
37th Chinese Control Conference
The 24th International Conference on Automation and Computing (ICAC'18)
Yingxiang Wang

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Investigation of the novel challenges of an integrated offshore multi-purpose platform
Collu, Maurizio (Principal Investigator) Kalathiparambil Abeendranath, Abhinav (Researcher) Leithead, Bill (Co-investigator) Anaya-Lara, Olimpo (Co-investigator) Yue, Hong (Co-investigator) Recalde Camacho, Luis (Researcher)
03-Jan-2017 - 02-Jan-2020
Scottish Funding Council (SFC) Innovation Voucher Scheme: Development of Airborne Wind Energy System with Rotary Kite Design
Yue, Hong (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2017 - 31-Jan-2017
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Wind & Marine Energy Systems | Grieve, Nicola Jane
Leithead, Bill (Principal Investigator) Yue, Hong (Co-investigator) Grieve, Nicola Jane (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 01-Jan-2020
EPSRC Institutional Sponsorship: Global Challenges Research Fund (GCRF) / R160677-107
Yue, Hong (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 31-Jan-2017
MAXFARM (MAXimizing wind Farm Aerodynamic Resource via advanced Modelling)
Leithead, Bill (Principal Investigator) Yue, Hong (Co-investigator)
02-Jan-2015 - 01-Jan-2019
Servo-aeroelastic tailoring of wind turbines using new active-to-passive control systems
Leithead, Bill (Principal Investigator) Yue, Hong (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2015 - 30-Jan-2019

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Electronic and Electrical Engineering
University Centre

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