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PROF Erik Weyer


  • Modelling and control of water resource systems
  • System identification



  • Professor Erik Weyer is with the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at The University of Melbourne. His research interests are in the areas of system identification and modelling and control of water resource systems.



Member of

  • IFAC Technical committee on modelling and control of environmental systems. Member 2012 -
  • IFAC Tehcnical committee on modelling, identification and signal processing. Member 2011 -
  • IEEE Technical committee on system identification and adaptive control. Founding member 2006 -
  • IFAC Technical committee on fault detection, supervision. Member 2005 -
  • IEEE. Member 1992 -
  • IFAC Technical committee on stochastic systems and safety of technical processes. Past member 2002 - 2008


Selected publications


Investigator on

Additional Grant Information

  • 2008: E. Weyer, 'New algorithms for change detection', Melbourne Research Grants Scheme, University of Melbourne, $27K   


Education and training

  • Dr.Ing.(PhD), Norwegian University of Science and Technology 1993
  • BEng (Sivilingenior), Norwegian University of Science and Technology 1988

Awards and honors

  • IEEE Control Systems Technology Award, 2014
  • Knowledge Transfer Award, The University of Melbourne, 2007
  • Best Interactive Paper Award, 45th IEEE Conference on Decision and Control (CDC'06), 2006



Available for supervision

  • Y