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module properties System Identification in degree program Master Research in Computer & Systems Engineering 2012
module number101402
examination number2200507
departmentDepartment of Computer Science and Automation
ID of group 2211 (Automation Engineering)
module leaderProf. Dr. Yuri Shardt
term winter term only
credit points5
on-campus program (h)34
self-study (h)116
obligationobligatory module
examwritten examination performance, 120 minutes
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Lecture ‘Control Engineering’

learning outcome

By the end of this course, the students should be able to understand the principles of creating models for complex system using different methods and approaches, including linear and nonlinear regression, design of experiments, and time series analysis. The students should understand the system identification framework and be able to apply to relevant modelling examples.


The course content is:

1. Data Visualisation

2. Statistical Tests

3. Linear Regression

4. Nonlinear Regression

5. Design of Experiments

6. Time Series Analysis

Laboratory (2 Visits: HSS-1: Identification I; HSS-2: Identification II)

media of instruction

The online material can be accessed from The Moodle site is

literature / references

· Y.A.W. Shardt, Statistics for Chemical and Process Engineers: A Modern Approach, Springer, 2015,

· L. Ljung, System Identification: Theory for the user, Prentice Hall, 1999.



evaluation of teaching


Freiwillige Evaluation:

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SS 2016 (Übung)

SS 2017 (Vorlesung, Übung)