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Welcome to the Automatic Control Laboratory

The Automatic Control Laboratory (Institut für Automatik, IfA) is a laboratory of the Department of Information Technology and Electrical Engineering of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich, Switzerland.

The mission of the laboratory is to do research and teaching in the field of control engineering. A detailed overview of our research activities can be found here. A brief overview is also given in the 2007 evaluation slides, which can be downloaded here. Publications can be found here. For our educational activities, please visit the Courses page.

All the IfA web pages are in English except for some related to teaching and education, which are in German.

To reach us use the following address:

ETH Zurich
Automatic Control Laboratory
ETL I 28
Physikstrasse 3
8092 Zurich
Phone: +41 44 632 22 71
Fax: +41 44 632 12 11

Our building