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    • A feedback simulation procedure for real-time control of urban drainage systems 

      Romero Ben, Luis; Sun, Congcong; Guasch Palma, Ramon; Duran, Bernat Joseph; Meseguer, Jordi; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç (Elsevier, 2019)
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      This paper presents a feedback simulation procedure for the real-time control (RTC) of urban drainage systems (UDS) with the aim of providing accurate state evolutions to the RTC optimizer as well as illustrating the ...
    • Advanced integrated real-time control of combined Urban drainage systems using MPC 

      Sun, Congcong; Joseph Duran, Bernat; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Meseguer Amela, Jordi (2018)
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      Combined urban drainage system (CUDS) collect both wastewater and raining water through sewer networks to wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) before releasing to the environment. During storm weather, rain and wastewater ...
    • Advanced integrated real-time control of combined urban drainage systems using MPC: Badalona case study 

      Sun, Congcong; Joseph Duran, Bernat; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Meseguer Amela, Jordi (2018)
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      Combined urban drainage system (CUDS) collect both wastewater and raining water through sewer networks to wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) before releasing to the environment. During storm weather, rain and wastewater ...
    • An integrated software architecture for the pollution-based real-time control of urban drainage systems 

      Romero Ben, Luis; Joseph Duran, Bernat; Sun, Congcong; Meseguer Amela, Jordi; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Guasch Palma, Ramon; Martínez Puentes, Montse; Arroyo Muñoz, Eduardo; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç (2021-05-01)
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      This paper presents a complete methodology for the development of an integrated software architecture, which can achieve a closed-loop application between the integrated real-time control (RTC) and a virtual reality ...
    • An MPC-enabled SWMM implementation of the Astlingen RTC benchmarking network 

      Sun, Congcong; Lorenz Svensen, Jan; Borup, Morten; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Vezzaro, Luca (2020-04-01)
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      The advanced control of urban drainage systems (UDS) has great potential in reducing pollution to the receiving waters by optimizing the operations of UDS infrastructural elements. Existing controls vary in complexity, ...
    • Combining CSP and MPC for the operational control of water networks 

      Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2015)
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      This paper presents a control scheme which uses a combination of linear Model Predictive Control (MPC) and a Constraint Satisfaction Problem (CSP) to solve the non-linear operational optimal control of Drinking Water ...
    • Combining CSP and MPC for the operational control of water networks: Application to the Richmond case study 

      Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC), 2014)
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      This paper presents the combination of linear Model Predictive Control (MPC) with Constraint Satisfaction Problem (CSP) for the operational control of drinking water networks. The methodology has been divided into two ...
    • Combining model predictive control with constraint-satisfaction formulation for the operative pumping control in water networks 

      Sun, Congcong; Morley, Mark; Savic, Dragan; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Zhang, Zheng (2015)
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      This paper proposes a method to combine linear Model Predictive Control (MPC), a Constraint Satisfaction Problem (CSP) formulation and a Network Aggregation Method (NAM) for the predictive operational control of water ...
    • Conceptual quality modelling and integrated control of combined urban drainage system 

      Sun, Congcong; Joseph Duran, Bernat; Maruejouls, Thibaud; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Muñoz, eduard; Messeguer Amela, Jordi; Sampe, Sara; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Litrico, Xavier (2017)
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      This paper presents the first results of conceptual quality modelling approach oriented to the integrated real-time control (RTC) strategy for urban drainage networks (UDN) and wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) developed ...
    • Coordinating model predictive control of transport and supply water systems 

      Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (Springer, 2015)
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      This book aims at stimulating discussion between researchers working on state of the art approaches for operational control and design of transport of water on the one hand and researchers working on state of the art ...
    • Coordinating multi-layer MPC for complex water systems 

      Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2014)
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      In this paper, coordinating technique for the multi-layer model predictive control (MPC) of complex water network is proposed. A multi-layer topology structure resulting from a functional decomposition of water network is ...
    • Cyber-physical systems for real-time management in the urban water cycle 

      Sun, Congcong; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Meseguer Amela, Jordi (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), 2018)
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      In the last few decades, water systems management has been increasingly developed into cyber-physical systems. They are based on advanced intelligent systems embedded with controllers, sensors and actuators to enable ...
    • Efficient integrated model predictive control of urban drainage systems using simplified conceptual quality models 

      Sun, Congcong; Joseph Duran, Bernat; Maruejouls, Thibaud; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Muñoz, eduard; Messeguer Amela, Jordi; Montserrat, Albert; Sampe, Sara; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Litrico, Xavier (2017)
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      Integrated control of urban drainage systems considering urban drainage networks (UDN), wastewater treatment plants (WWTP) and the receiving environment seeks to minimize the impact of combined sewer overflow (CSO) to the ...
    • Factors influencing the simplified quality model performance 

      Feng, Jing; Sun, Congcong; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç (2018)
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      During the last few years, the integrated real-time control (RTC) of both the urban sewer network and the wastewater treatment plants (WWTP), has attracted increasingly attention. In order to apply integrated RTC control ...
    • Factors influencing the stormwater quality model of sewer networks and a case study of Louis Fargue urban catchment in Bordeaux, France 

      Sun, Congcong; Parellada Calderer, Benjamí; Feng, Jing; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2020-05-01)
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      Pollution caused by combined sewer overflows has become a global threat to the environment. Under this challenge, quality-based real-time control (RTC) is considered as an effective approach to minimize pollution through ...
    • Fuzzy clustering application on failure rate prediction in water distribution networks 

      Vendrell Gallart, Joan; Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2020)
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      In this report a new approach of failure rate prediction is presented based on Fuzzy Clustering technic for a more deterministic and accurate implementation of neuro-fuzzy systems. This technique is compared with two ...
    • Integrated pollution-based real-time control of sanitation systems 

      Sun, Congcong; Romero Ben, Luis; Joseph Duran, Bernat; Meseguer, Jordi; Muñoz, Eduardo; Guasch Palma, Ramon; Martínez Puentes, Montse; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2020-09-01)
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      An integrated pollution-based real-time control (RTC) approach is proposed for a sewer network (SN) integrated with wastewater treatment plants (WWTPs) in a sanitation system (SS) to mitigate the impacts of pollution from ...
    • Integrated simulation and optimization scheme of real-time large-scale water supply network: applied to Catalunya case study 

      Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2015-01-01)
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      This paper presents an integrated simulation and optimization modeling approach in order to provide the optimal configuration for large-scale water supply systems (LSWSS) in real time. Model predictive control (MPC) has ...
    • Leak localization in water distribution networks using pressure and a data-driven classifier approach 

      Parellada Calderer, Benjamí; Sun, Congcong; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2019)
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      This report proposes a new data-driven method based on limit pressure measurements to deal with leak localization problem in WDNs, or in partitioned zones called District Metered Areas (DMAs).
    • Leak localization in water distribution networks using pressure and data-driven classifier approach 

      Sun, Congcong; Parellada Calderer, Benjamí; Puig Cayuela, Vicenç; Cembrano Gennari, Gabriela (2019)
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      Leaks in water distribution networks (WDNs) are one of the main reasons for water loss during fluid transportation. Considering the worldwide problem of water scarcity, added to the challenges that a growing population ...