NSERC Industrial Research Chair in the Industrialization of Building Construction

Edgar Tamayo


  • Master of Business Administration, University of Alberta (2010) , Edmonton, AB, Canada

  • Master of Engineering, Electrical Engineering, University of Alberta (1993), Edmonton, AB, Canada

  • BSc Electrical Engineering, University of Calgary (1988), Calgary, AB, Canada

  • BSc Mechanical Engineering, Mapua Institute of Technology (1976), Manila, Philippines 



  • Agarwal, N., Huang, B., and Tamayo, E.C. (2007). “Assessing MPC performance Part I: Probabilistic approach for constraint analysis.” Indus. Eng. Chem. Res., 46, 8101-8111.
  • Agarwal, N., Huang, B., and Tamayo, E.C. (2007). “Assessing MPC performance Part II: Bayesian approach for constraint tuning.” Indus. Eng. Chem. Res., 46, 8112-8119.
  • Tamayo, E.C. (2004). “Laguerre network for on-line system identification of industrial processes.” Dynamics of Continuous, Discrete and Impulsive Systems Series B: Applications & Algorithms, 11, 69-80.
  • Huang, B., Malhotra, A., and Tamayo, E.C. (2003). “Model predictive control relevant identification and validation.” Chemical Engineering Science, 58(11), 2389-2401.


  • Tamayo, E., Khan, Y., Qureshi, A., and Al-Hussein, M. (2018). “Design automation of control panels for automated modular construction machines.” Proceedings, 28th CIRP Design Conference, Nantes, France, May 23-25, pp. 404-409.
  • Tamayo, E., Bardwell, M., Qureshi, A., and Al-Hussein, M. (2017). “Automation of a steel wall framing assembly.” Proceedings, International Structural Engineering & Construction Conference (ISEC), Valencia, Spain, Jul. 24-29.
  • Boiko, I., Sun, X., and Tamayo, E.C. (2008). “Variable-structure PI controller for tank level process.” American Control Conference, Seattle, WA, USA, June 11-13, 11, 4697-4702.
  • Lee, K.H., Tamayo, E.C., Xu, F., Akanda, S., and Huang, B. (2008). “Implementation of control performance analysis toolbox and solutions.” Proceedings, International Symposium on Advanced Control of Industrial Processes, Jasper, Canada, May 4-6.
  • Tamayo, E.C. (1999). “Industrial implementation of a predictive IMC controller.” Canadian Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering, Edmonton, Canada, May 9-12, 3, 1565-1569.

Edgar Tamayo

PhD Candidate
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
5-362.15 Donadeo Innovation Centre for Engineering