Thomas F. Edgar

  • Citation name:
    Edgar, T. F.
  • Affiliation:
    McKetta Department of Chemical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin
  • State:
    TX
  • Country:
    USA

professor of chemical engineering, University of Texas Thomas F. Edgar is Professor of Chemical Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin and holds the George T. and Gladys Abell Chair in Engineering. Dr. Edgar received his B.S. degree in chemical engineering from the University of Kansas and a Ph.D. from Princeton University. For the past 40 years, he has concentrated his academic work in process modeling, control, and optimization, with over 200 articles and book chapters. Edgar has co-authored two leading textbooks: Optimization of Chemical Processes (McGraw-Hill, 2001) and Process Dynamics and Control (Wiley, 2010). He has received major awards from AIChE and ASEE . Recently he has carried out modeling and control research projects jointly with seven companies. Dr. Edgar was the 1997 President of AIChE.

Authored:
(480d) Maria Burka and the Process Control Community
2016 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1097-7)
(107b) Visualization and Visual Analysis of Batch-Continuous Process Data
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(169a) Big Data Analytics Approaches Applied to Chemical, Energy and Semiconductor Industries
2017 Spring Meeting and 13th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1098-4)
(606a) Finding the Optimal Path
2017 Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1102-8)
(251b) In Honor of Rex's 70th Birthday - TE
2013 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1110-3)
(236h) RAPID Focus Area: Chemicals and Commodity Processing
2018 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1108-0)
(33g) Neural Network Based Soft Sensor for Pilot-Plant Distillation Column
2019 Spring Meeting and 15th Global Congress on Process Safety (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1109-7)
(571b) CACHE History
2019 AIChE Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1112-7)