Prof Friso De Boer

PhD

Head of School - Engineering and Information Technology

Teaching

Teaching activities focus on signal processing and control:

  • Control Systems
  • Digital Signal Processing

Research interests

My general research interests lie in the areas of system identification and robust control. Specific areas of interest include:

Selected Publications

  • Saunders, B. ; Heins, G. ; De Boer, F. ; Thiele, M., Cogging torque estimation for sensorless PMSM, XXth International Conference on Electrical Machines (ICEM), 2012
  • Yeo, K.C.; Heins, G.; De Boer, F., Position Based Iterative Learning Control to minimise torque ripple for PMSMs, IECON 2011
  • Sami Azam, Travis Brown, Mirjam Jonkman, Friso De Boer, “Shape difference in the mid-latency response after presentation of homophasic and antiphasic auditory stimuli,” The Engineering and Physical Sciences in Medicine and the Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference(EPSM-ABEC 2011), August.14-18, 2011, Darwin Convention Centre, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia.
  • Sami Azam, Travis Brown, Mirjam Jonkman, Friso De Boer, “Effect of stimulus phase reversal on the 20-35 Hz frequency component of the AEP,” 4th International Conference on BioMedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI'11), October.15-17, 2011, Shanghai, China.
  • Sami Azam, Travis Brown, Mirjam Jonkman, Friso De Boer, “An Acquisition method for the MLR of Auditory Evoked Potentials,” 4th International Conference on BioMedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI'11), October.15-17, 2011, Shanghai, China.
  • Sami Azam, Travis Brown, Mirjam Jonkman, Friso De Boer, “Effect of 500 Hz stimulus phase reversal on the 20-40Hz frequency component of the AEP,” 2011 International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology (BEB2011), October.28-30, 2011, Shanghai, China.
  • Yeo, K.C.; Heins, G.; De Boer, F.; Saunders B., Adaptive Feedforward Control to Compensate Cogging Torque and Current Measurement Errors for PMSMs, Electric Machines & Drives Conference (IEMDC), 2011 IEEE International , vol., no., pp.942-947, 15-18 May 2011 

Current research projects

  • Megan Coppins, PhD Candidate, Signal Processing of Event Related Potentials
  • Ben Saunders, PhD Candidate, Control of Permanent Magnet Synchronous Machines without Encoder Feedback
  • Mr Charles Yeo, PhD candidate, Intelligent Control of Axial Flux Motors

Recent postgraduate completions

  • Mr Damien Hill, Master by Research, Minimisation of torque ripple-induced acoustic emissions in permanent magnet synchronous motors, 2016
  • Dr Sami Azam, Detection of binaural processing in the human brain, 2016
  • Dr Mark Thiele, Analysis of cogging torque due to manufacturing variations in fractional pitch permanent magnet sychronous machines, 2015
  • Dr Aya Matsuyama, ECG and APG signal analysis during exercise in a hot environment, Charles Darwin University, 2009
  • Dr Greg Heins, Control methods for smooth operation of permanent magnet synchronous AC motors, Charles Darwin University, 2008
  • Dr Paul Chandler, PhD, Loss analysis in axial flux permanent magnet brushless DC motors, Charles Darwin University, 2005
  • Mr Steven Camillerie, ME-research, An advanced current sensing instrument, Charles Darwin University, 2005
  • Mr Byron Kennedy, ME-research, Development of a High Efficiency Inverter for an Electric Vehicle, Charles Darwin University, 2004
  • Dr Michael Siminski, PhD, Weld path generation for rapid prototyping and wear replacement by GMAW, University of Wollongong, 2004
  • Dr Dadong Wang, PhD, Optimisation of rolling schedules for cold rolling mills, University of Wollongong, 2002
  • Mr Karthik Karthigeyan, ME-research, Robotic drilling of carbon fibre aircraft components, University of Wollongong, 2002
  • Mr Gary So, ME-research, Real time identification of standoff of automated GMAW systems, University of Wollongong, 2002
  • Ms Marta Fernandes, ME-research, Wavelet analysis for the detection of weld defects, University of Wollongong, 2000
  • Mr Mile Purdevski, ME-research, Defect detection for robotic GMAW pipe welding systems, University of Wollongong, 2000
  • Mr Frank Jacono, ME-research, Weld parameters for rapid prototyping by GMAW, University of Wollongong, 1999
  • Mr Khac Duc Do, ME-research, Adaptive control of robotic gas metal arc welding processes, University of Wollongong, 1998

Membership of professional organisations

Prof Friso De Boer

Contacts

T: +61 8 8946 6994
E: friso.deboer@cdu.edu.au
F: +61 8 8946 6680

School of Engineering and Information Technology
Building Purple 12.1.7
Charles Darwin University
Darwin, Northern Territory
Australia, 0909