Dr. Keerthi Chacko
Research assistant

Ilmenau University of Technology
Faculty of Computer Science and Automation
Institute of Automation and Systems Engineering
Department of Process Optimization

Helmholtzplatz 5
98693 Ilmenau
Zusebau, Room 2085

Phone: +49 3677 69-4187



  • Chance Constrained Optimal Power Flow under stochastic power penetration.

Research Interest

  • Stochastic Optimization
  • Model based control
  • Nonlinear control
  • Event triggering control
  • Approximate dynamic programming

Own doctoral thesis


Computationally efficient formulations for Model Predictive Control and their applications.

Topics for Prospective Students


These topics can be adjusted depending upon number of hours and credit points
1.    Chance Constrained Optimal Power Flow.
2.    Nonlinear Model Predictive Control (Design and Applications: Process control, Electrical Systems).
3.    Event Triggering based Model Predictive Control.
4.    Approximate Dynamic Programming.