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You may find in this page a complete list of works presented at international conferences, some of them published in books of proceedings. If you want reprints, please let me know.

2010

64. E Balsa-Canto, JR Banga. AMIGO: A model identification toolbox based on global optimization. CAB (11th Computer applications in biotechnology), Leuven, Belgium, 7-9 July 2010.
63. T Hirmajer, E Balsa-Canto, JR Banga. Mixed-integer non-linear optimal control problems in systems biology: numerical methods and software toolbox. DYCOPS (9th International Symposium on Dynamics and Control of Process Systems), Leuven, Belgium, 5-7 July 2010.

2009

62. E Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga. Dynamic model building using an iterative parametric identification procedure. 10th International Conference on Systems Biology. ICSB 2009. Standford, USA, 2009.
61. MR García, C Vilas, E Balsa-Canto, A.A. Alonso. Real Time Optimisation for batch sterilisation. European Control Conference, ECC’09. 23-26 August 2009, Budapest, Hungary.
60. E Balsa-Canto, JR Banga. Computacional procedures for optimal model identification in systems biology. SYSID’09, IFAC Internacional Conference on System Identification. Sant Malo, France, 6-8 July 2009.
59. E Balsa-Canto, JR Banga. Parametric identification using global optimization methods. Experimental design in systems biology, Data analysis and Parameter Identification. Lorentz Center, Leiden, Netherlands, 2-5 June 2009.

2008

58. J.A. Egea, M-S G. Garcia, E Balsa-Canto, J R. Banga, Global dynamic optimization of chemical and bio-processes using the scatter search metaheuristic.10th International Chemical and Biological Engineering Conference, CHEMPOR, Braga, Portugal. September, 2008.
57. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga. An optimal identification procedure for model development in systems biology. 9th International Conference on Systems Biology. ICSB 2008. Goteborg, Sweden. August, 2008.
56. T. Hirmajer, E. Balsa-Canto, JR Banga. DOTcvp - a software toolbox for dynamic optimization in systems biology. 9th International Conference on Systems Biology. ICSB 2008. Goteborg, Sweden. August, 2008.
55. E. Balsa-Canto, JR Banga. Advanced model identification using global optimization (AMIGO). TUTORIAL at 9th International Conference on Systems Biology. ICSB 2008. Goteborg, Sweden. August, 2008.
54. MR. García, C Vilas, AA. Alonso, E. Balsa-Canto. Real Time Optimization of the thermal processing of bioproducts in batch units. Applications of Modeling as an Innovative Technology in Agri-Food Chain. IV Internacional Symposium on Applications of Modeling as an Innovative Technology in Agri-Food Chain. Model-IT, Madrid, Spain. June, 2008.
53. I.Otero-Muras, A. Franco, E.Balsa-Canto, E.Roca y A.A.Alonso. A Multi-Compartmental model for estimating metal bioaccumulation in fish. IV Internacional Symposium on Applications of Modeling as an Innovative Technology in Agri-Food Chain. Model-IT, Madrid, Spain. June, 2008.
52. I.Otero-Muras, A. Franco, E.Balsa-Canto, E.Roca y A.A.Alonso. A generic model for metal bioaccumulation in fish. 2nd International Conference on Engineering for Waste Valorisation. Greece. June, 2008.

2007

51. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga. An optimal identification procedure for model development in systems biology: Applications in cell signalling. 2nd International Symposium in Systems Biology, SYSBIOL, Murcia, Spain. November, 2007.
50. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga . Parameter identification: Methods and applications. Conferencia invitada, Workshop on Optimal Experimental Design in Engineering. Leuven, Belgium. October 2007.
49. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga. An optimal identification procedure for model development in systems biology. FOSBE (Foundations of Sistems Biology and Engineering), Stuttgart, Germany. September 2007.
48. JR Banga, E Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso. Food process modelling and optimization as part of the computer-integrated manufacturing. CMNE/CILAMCE 2007 Congreso de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería y Congreso Ibero Latino-Americano sobre Métodos Computacionales en Ingeniería. Porto, Portugal. June, 2007.
47. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga Parameter identification in Systems Biology. Conferencia invitada. Meeting of the National Centers of Integrative and Systems Biology. Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA. June 2007.
46. E. Balsa-Canto, A.A. Alonso, J.R. Banga (2007). Optimal Dynamic Experimental Design in Systems Biology: applications in Cell Signaling. CAB10 (10th IFAC Internacional Symposium on Computer Applications in Biotechnology), Mexico. June, 2007.
45. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga. Model identification techniques in Systems Biology. Applications in Cell Signaling. Systems Biology Winter School. Tenerife, Spain. February, 2007.
44. E. Balsa-Canto, AA Alonso, JR Banga. Model identification techniques in Systems Biology. Applications in Cell Signaling. Systems Biology Winter School. Tenerife, Spain. February, 2007.
43. MSG García, E Balsa-Canto, A Vande Wouwer , JR Banga (2007). Optimal control of the simulated moving bed (SMB) chromatographic separation process. DYCOPS (8th International Symposium on Dynamics and Control of Process Systems), Mexico. June, 2007.

2006

42. E. Balsa-Canto, M. Rodríguez-Fernández, A. A. Alonso and J. R. Banga. Optimal identification in Systems Biology. Applications in Cell Signaling. AIChE Annual meeting, San Francisco, USA. 12-17, November, 2006
41. M. R. García, E. Balsa-Canto, J. R. Banga y A. A. Alonso. Diseño óptimo de experimentos para calibración de modelos: Aplicación al procesamiento térmico de alimentos en autoclave. Jornadas de Automática, Almería, Spain. 6-9, September, 2006.
40. E. Balsa-Canto, A.A. Alonso, J.R. Banga (2006). Computational Design of Optimal Dynamic Experiments in Systems Biology: Applications in Cell Signaling. CESISB (Cell Signalling Systems Biology), 14-15, September, Warnemünde, Germany.
39. M. S. G.García, E. Balsa-Canto, A. A. Alonso y J. R. Banga (2006). Dynamic Optimization of nonlinear bioreactors. CTS-HYCON, Hybrid Control Workshop, París, France. July 2006.
38. L. J. Alvarez-Vazquez, E. Balsa-Canto, A. Martinez. Optimal management and design of a wastewater purification system. 14th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry, ECMI 2006. Madrid, España. July 2006.
37. E. Balsa-Canto, M. Rodríguez-Fernández, A. A. Alonso y J. R. Banga. Computational design of optimal dynamic experiments in systems biology: a case study in cell signaling. 1st International Symposium in Systems Biology, SYSBIOL, Murcia, España. June, 2006.
36. E. Balsa-Canto, M. Peifer, C. Fleck, J. Timmer y J. R. Banga. A hybrid optimization method for parameter estimation in systems biology. Mathematical modeling, MATHMOD, Viena, Austria. February, 2006.

2005

35. R. López , E. Balsa-Canto, E. Oñate, Artificial Neural Networks for the Solution of Optimal Control Problems. Evolutionary and Deterministic Methods for Design, Optimisation and Control with Applications to Industrial and Societal Problems, EUROGEN 2005, Munich, Germany. October, 2005.
34. E. Balsa-Canto, A. A. Alonso y J. R. Banga. Dynamic optimisation of complex distributed process systems. 7th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, Glasgow, Reino Unido. Julio, 2005.
33. C. Maggiolo, M. Chiumenti, E. Balsa-Canto. Estimación de las Propiedades Termofísicas de Alimentos Sometidos a Congelación mediante Optimización Inversa. VII Congreso de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería, Granada, Spain. July, 2005.
32. M. S. G. García, E. Balsa-Canto, A. A. Alonso y J. R. Banga. Dynamic optimization of nonlinear processes: a software toolbox. 24th Benelux Meeting of Systems and Control, Houffalize, Belgium. May, 2005.
31. M. S. G. García, E. Balsa-Canto , A. A. Alonso, J. R. Banga. A Software Toolbox for the Dynamic Optimization of Nonlinear Processes. European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering, ESCAPE. Barcelona, Spain. June, 2005.
30. M. R. Garcia, E. Balsa-Canto, C. Vilas, J. R. Banga, A. A. Alonso. An Efficient Real-Time Dynamic Optimisation Architecture for the Control of Non-Isothermal Tubular Reactors ESCAPE, ESCAPE, European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering. Barcelona, Spain. June, 2005.

2004

29. Maggiolo C., M. Chiumenti, E. Balsa-Canto. Conservación de alimentos: nuevas metodologías y herramientas avanzadas para su simulación. VI Congreso de Métodos Numéricos en Ingeniería, May/31-June/02 2004, Lisbon, Portugal.
28. Fernández, C.V., M.R. García, M.R. Fernández, E. Balsa-Canto, J.R. Banga, A.A. Alonso. On Systematic Model Reduction Techniques for Dynamic Optimization and Robust Control of Distributed Process Systems. European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering (ESCAPE-14), May 16-19 2004, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal.
27. Banga, J.R., E. Balsa-Canto, C. G. Moles, S. Garcia, O. H. Sendin, M. Rodriguez, A. A. Alonso. "Advances in the optimization of industrial food processing". Proceedings of FOODSIM'2004, June 16-18 2004, WICC-WIR, Wageningen, Holanda.
26. Scheerlinck, N., Balsa-Canto, E., Verboven, P., Oñate, E., Banga, J.R., Nicolaï B.M. FIPSEE: a food industry problem solving web based environment. AgEng 2004, 12-14 September 2004, Leuven, Belgium.
25. Maggiolo, C., Balsa-Canto, E., Chiumenti, M., Oñate, E., Alonso, A. A and Banga, J.R. Advanced tools for simulation, optimisation and control of food preservation processes . Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering and Food 9 (ICEF 9), 7-11 March 2004, Montpellier, Francia.
24. Balsa-Canto, E., Alonso, A. A. and Banga, J.R. (2004) Efficient dynamic optimisation of the thermal processing of food using reduced order models. Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering and Food 9 (ICEF 9), 7-11 March 2004, Montpellier, Francia.
23. Balsa-Canto, E., Banga, J.R., Scheerlinck, N., Nicolaï, B., P. Verboven, Oñate, E. Food industry problem solving web based environment. Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering and Food 9 (ICEF 9), 7-11 March 2004, Montpellier, Francia.
22. Maggiolo,C., E. Balsa-Canto, M. Chiumenti, M. Cervera and E. Oñate. FEM based advanced tools for simulation of food preservation processes. Proceedings of International Conference on Engineering and Food 9 (ICEF 9), 7-11 March 2004, Montpellier, Francia.

2003

21. E. Balsa-Canto, R. López, I. Normahomed, B. Guamis, J. Torrents, J.R. Banga, N. Scheerlinck, B. Nicolaï and E. Oñate. Information technologies: Opportunities for the food sector. II International Workshop on Information Technolgies and Computing Techniques for the Agro-Food Sector, 27-28 November 2003, Barcelona, Spain.
20. G. Bugeda, E. Balsa-Canto, C. Thamotheram, E. Oñate and F. Zarate. Global search methods for nonlinear optimisation: a new probabilistic-stochastic approach. International Congress on Evolutionary Methods for Design, Optimisation and Control with Applications to Industrial Problems (EUROGEN 2003), September 2003, Barcelona, Spain.
19. E. Balsa-Canto, G. Bugeda, C. Thamotheram, E. Oñate and F. Zarate. A new probabilistic-stochastic method: application to optimal design. II Spanish Int. Conf. on Metaheuristics, Evolutionary and Bio-Inspired Algorithms (MAEB03), February 2003, Gijón, Spain.

2002

18. Alonso, A. A., J.R. Banga, C.G. Moles and E. Balsa-Canto. Identification and Control Design Issues in Nonlinear Diffusion-Reaction Processes. Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation (MED2002), July 9-12 2002, Lisbon, Portugal.
17. Banga, J. R., A.A. Alonso, C.G. Moles and E. Balsa-Canto. Efficient and Robust Numerical Strategies for the Optimal Control of Non-Linear Bio-Processes. Mediterranean Conference on Control and Automation (MED2002), July 9-12 2002, Lisbon, Portugal.
16. Alonso, A.A., I. Kevrekidis, E. Balsa-Canto and J.R. Banga. Robust nonlinear control design of distributed process systems with input constraints. XV IFAC World Congress on Automatic Control (IFAC 2002), July 21-26 2002, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Barcelona, Spain.
15. Balsa-Canto, E., C. González, J. Mora, J.R. Banga and A. A. Alonso. New environment for the simulation, optimisation and control of food processing. First Conference on Advances and Applications of GiD, 20-22 February 2002, CIMNE (UPC), Barcelona, Spain.

2001

14. Balsa-Canto, E., Alonso A.A. and Banga J.R. Optimal Control of Distributed Processes Using Reduced Order Models. European Control Conference (ECC), 4-7 September, 2001, Porto (Portugal).
13. Banga, J. R., E. Balsa-Canto, C. G. Moles and A. A. Alonso Global Optimization of Non-linear Dynamic Processes. OPTIMIZATION 2001, July 23-25, 2001, Aveiro (Portugal).

2000

12. E. Balsa-Canto, A.A. Alonso, J.R. Banga. Optimal Control of Distributed Processes Using the Karhunen-Loève Decomposition. AIChE Annual Meeting 2000, 12-17 Nov, Los Angeles, USA.
11. Balsa-Canto, E., Banga J.R., Alonso A.A. and Vassiliadis V.S. Optimal control of distributed processes using restricted second order information. ADCHEM-2000, 14-16 June 2000, Pisa, Italy.
10. Balsa-Canto, E., Banga J.R., Alonso A.A. and Vassiliadis V.S. Dynamic optimization of chemical and biochemical processes using restricted second order information. ESCAPE-10, May 7-10 2000, Firenze, Italy.
9. Nicolaï, B.M., A. Alonso, J. R. Banga, E. Balsa-Canto, S. Galt, M. Idebro, T. Ohlsson, J. Saa, I. Sanchez, N. Scheerlinck, H. Stigter, J. Van Impe, B. Wäppling-Raaholt. Optimal control of microwave combination ovens for food heating. ICEF-8, 9-13 April 2000, Puebla, Mexico.
8. Vassiliadis, V.S., E. Balsa-Canto, T.W.C. Chen and J. R. Banga (2000). Advances in Control Vector Parameterization in Large Scale Optimal Control Problems. AspenWorld 2000, February 6-11 2000, Orlando, FL.

1999

7. Balsa-Canto, E., V. S.Vassiliadis and J. R. Banga. Dynamic optimization of a class of multistage systems using a hybrid stochastic-deterministic method. 19th IFIP TC7 Conference on System Modelling and Optimization, July 12-16 1999, University of Cambridge, UK.
6. Nicolaï, B.M., A. A. Alonso, J. R. Banga, E. Balsa-Canto, S. Galt, M. Idebro, T. Ohlsson, J. Saa, I. Sanchez, N. Scheerlinck, H. Stigter, J. Van Impe, B. Wäppling-Raaholt. Optimal control of microwave combination ovens for food heating. 1999 ASAE/CSAE-SCGR Annual International Meeting, July 18-22 1999, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
5. Balsa-Canto, E., V. V. Vassiliadis, A.A. Alonso and J.R. Banga. Efficient dynamic optimization of distributed parameter process systems. 1999 AIChE Annual Meeting, October 31- November 5 1999, Dallas, Texas (USA).
4. Vassiliadis, V.S., E. Balsa-Canto and Julio R. Banga. A hybrid strategy for the optimal control of multistage chemical processes. 1999 AIChE Annual Meeting, October 31- November 5 1999, Dallas, Texas (USA).

1998

3. Vassiliadis, V.S., E. Balsa-Canto and J.R. Banga. Second order information analysis in control vector parameterization methods for the solution of optimal control problems. AIChE Annual Meeting, 16-21 November 1998, Miami Beach, FL.
2. Balsa-Canto, E., J.R. Banga and V. S. Vassiliadis. Efficient optimal control of bioprocesses using second order information. AIChE Annual Meeting, 16-21 November 1998, Miami Beach, FL.
1. Balsa-Canto, E., A.A. Alonso and J.R. Banga. Dynamic optimization of bioprocesses: deterministic and stochastic strategies. ACoFoP IV (Automatic Control of Food and Biological Processes), 21-23 September 1998, Göteborg, Sweden.
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