The IASTED International Conference on
Modelling, Simulation and Identification
MSI 2009

October 12 – 14, 2009
Beijing, China


The Bond Graph Approach to Modelling and Simulation of Mechatronic Systems

Prof. Wolfgang Borutzky
Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany



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Prof. Wolfgang Borutzky is a Professor of Modelling and Simulation of Engineering Systems. He has published extensively in major international conferences on Modelling and Simulation and in refereed scientific journals and is author of a monograph on Bond Graph Modelling. Since 1990 he has served on many international scientific conferences in Modelling and Simulation in various positions. In 2005 he was an Assistant General Chair of the European Conference on Modelling and Simulation (EMCS) in Riga, Latvia and was General Chair of the ECMS 2006 in Sankt Augustin, Germany. Additionally he has served as a Guest Editor of Special Journal Issues on Bond Graph Modelling. The latest one is Volume 17, Issue 1, January 2009 of the Journal "Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory" published by Elsevier.He has given invited lectures as well as short courses in industry on bond graph modelling. As to dissertations on bond graph modelling, Dr. Borutzky has served has an invited external member of PhD defense committees in France and in India.