1973: First major oil crisis drives energy efficiency to the forefront of process industry concerns

1978: First model predictive control application reported

Curious about what happened next? Read on in our “Process Control and Energy Efficiency” paper published in Annual Reviews.

Wonderful work by Jodie, Fernando, Morgan and Calvin:

Simkoff, J. M., Lejarza, F., Kelley, M. T., Tsay, C., & Baldea, M. (2020). Process Control and Energy Efficiency. Annual Review of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering11