David Wilson

David Wilson

Job Title

Associate Professor, AUT and Director, I2C2


David Wilson is an Associate Professor in Electrical Engineering at Auckland University of Technology. Prior to joining AUT he was on the faculty at Karlstad University in Sweden following a position at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zürich, Switzerland. His main research interests are modelling, simulation and control of industrial processes. Currently he is a director of the research-based Industrial Information and Control Centre (I2C2) where he manages multi-faceted research projects for international clients such as PETRONAS in Malaysia, and large New Zealand companies such as Transpower and Fonterra. He is also a founding director of Inverse Problem Ltd which is a start-up company developing and marketing small high-performance embedded controllers.

  • Developing high-performance embedded controllers
  • Modelling and automated control development