Mo Rastgaar, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Director, Human-Interactive Robotics lab (HIRoLab)
Department of Mechanical Engineering – Engineering Mechanics
Michigan Technological University

Department Profile

Education:

Virginia Tech, Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, 2008
Center for Vehicle Systems & Safety (CVeSS)

Experience:

Michigan Tech, Assistant Professor,
Department of Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics,
Jan. 2011 – present

MIT, Postdoctoral Associate,
Newman Laboratory for Biomechanics and Human Rehabilitation,
Nov. 2008– Dec. 2010

Research Interests:

  • Dynamic systems and controls
  • Human-robot interactions
  • Assistive/prosthetic robotics
  • Smart structures and structural dynamics

 

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Contact info:

820 R.L. Smith MEEM Building
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931-1295
Office: 906-487-1416
Fax: 906-487-2822
email: rastgaar@mtu.edu

A Roadmap for U.S. Robotics – March 2013

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