Crescenzo Pepe

Research Fellow

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Crescenzo Pepe received a B.Sc. and an M.Sc. degrees in Computer and Automation Engineering from Università Politecnica delle Marche, in 2010 and 2013. He received a Ph.D. degree (2017) in Information Engineering from the same university, working with a company. He was professor at secondary school and high school. He was a control/automation engineer/researcher in different companies. He was one of the inventors (research, development, publications, patents, application to real case studies, project management and maintenance, technical coordination and supervision, training of internal and external resources) of different advanced process control solutions for industrial and non-industrial processes. He has developed more than 20 advanced process control projects and he is co-author of about 40 scientific publications and of an Italian patent. Currently he is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Università Politecnica delle Marche under the supervision of Prof. Silvia Maria Zanoli.

Research Areas:

The research is aimed at studying and developing Industry 4.0 solutions for monitoring, optimization and predictive maintenance in industrial processes. Current research topics are advanced process control, model predictive control and process modelling. Current application areas cover steel industry, cement industry, water distribution networks, HVAC, hydroelectric power plants, district heating.


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