Automatic Control Basic Course (China) 2017

This is the web page for the basic course in Automatic Control (FRTF05) held at Beihang University (BUAA), Beijing, China.


  • Extra Q&A session on  Monday 18/12 14.00-15.00 in office F-413 (NewMainBUild) [Jacob Meijvik].
  • Exam: Tuesday Dec 19 13:00-18:00 in F-117 in the New main building. Please, note the changed time for the exam.


Course Schedule

Course Material

The course is based on a set of compendiums:

  • Tore Hägglund: Automatic Control, Basic Course – Lecture Notes.
    Department of Automatic Control, Lund University, 2014.
  • Automatic Control, Basic Course – Collection of Exercises.
    Department of Automatic Control, Lund University, 2014.
  • Automatic Control, Basic Course – Laboratory Manuals.
    Department of Automatic Control, Lund University, 2012
  • Automatic Control, Basic Course – Collection of Formulae.
    Department of Automatic Control, Lund University, 2013.

Printed copies of the above material will be handed out to all participants during the first lecture.

Optional course literature - available for free download: 

Lab Sessions

The labs sessions are roughly 4h's each (16:15-20:00) and held in F-536 (Labs 1 & 2) and F-535/F-522 (Lab 3) in the new main building.

The sessions for Lab 1 and 2 are for mixed groups of Lund and Beihang students. The sign-up pages are linked below.

For Lab 3, the session on Dec 5 is reserved for Lund students and Dec 7 for Beihang students to avoid conflicting schedules. No sign-up is required for Lab 3.

Sign-up for Lab 1 (Opens 7/11 14:00, closes midnight before each session) 

Sign-up for Lab 2 (Opens 20/11 00:00, closes midnight before each session)

Lab 3 (Lund Students), 5 Dec 16:15.20:00, F-535/F-522

Lab 3 (Beihang students), 7 Dec 16:15-20:00, F-535/F-522

Note: The opening- and closing times of each sign-up are erronously given in GMT+1 in the sign-up pages (the session time is correct though). The times above are correctly given in Beijing time (GMT+8).

The guidelines for the labs are given in

Additional Material

Lecture Slides

Course Evaluation

Evaluation will be done though the CEQ system, only available for Lund University students. You will receive an e-mail after the termination of the course, with a link to the online form. Please indicate "Kinainriktningen", as there is a parallel course with the same code in Lund.

Student representatives:  Sun Shudong (Louis) and Björn Fridqvist Nimvik.  
Info about the role as student representative [Swe / Eng (transl)]

Exam and Results

The course will end with a 5 h written exam. It is not allowed to bring any material apart from the collection of formulae, pen, eraser, and (non-pre-programmed!) pocket calculator. The course grade is based entirely on the written exam results.

Exam with solutions



Previous Courses (with previous exams)