Tampere University of Technology (TUT)

Tampere University of Technology combines a strong tradition of research in the fields of natural sciences and engineering with research related to industry and business. Technology is the key to addressing global challenges. TUT generates research knowledge and competence for the benefit of society.

The University is a sought-after partner for collaborative research and development projects with business and industry and a fertile breeding ground for innovation and new research- and knowledge-based companies.

Main tasks in the project:

  • Project coordination and responsibility for administrative project coordination and the direct interaction with the European Commission.
  • Development of the decomposition-coordination method including means for process model identification, model recognition and validation in the copper production use case.
  • Specifying the architecture and interface definitions enabling design and implementation of COCOP compatible systems and advanced process control and optimisation applications.
  • User study for gamification aspects to be included into plant-wide monitoring and control, and evaluation of the effectiveness of gamified elements for user behaviour, motivations and user experiences.
  • Dissemination of scientific results and communication towards standardisation bodies working on plant-wide monitoring and control as well as industry communication protocols