Successful conclusion of the first in-person MECC conference!
MECC concluded with a splashing success! As the first in-person event of the conference series, MECC 2022 attracted more than 260 registrations and disseminated 195 presentations! Thank you everyone for the great support!
PROF. CHEN RECEIVED the Outstanding Young Investigator Award FROM the 2022 IFAC Symposium on Mechatronic Systems
The award is for pioneering methods and analyses of digital control parameterizations for precision mechatronic systems, advanced manufacturing, and their education and industrial adoption.
PROF. CHEN RECEIVED the UW + Amazon Science Hub faculty research award
The new grant will advance artificial intelligence and robotics research.
Congratulations on the graduation!
Congratulations on your graduation! PhD: Tianyu Jiang and Hui Xiao MS: Albert Wang and Daniel Beckman
Prof. Chen received a 2022 Sandra L. Bouckley Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineers Award from SME
Prof. Chen is one of 22 awardees to be recognized by the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) in 2022.
The Seattle Times Reported – Robots are learning to think like humans. Can they meet Amazon’s demands for speed?
The Seattle Times visited the UW MACS lab and made a report.
New funding for dynamic systems and controls
A grant from the National Science Foundation will support research at the MACS lab to study how to enable engineered systems to effectively rely on and respond to real-time data collected from multiple diverse and asynchronous sources.
MACS lab “grandfather”, Prof. Tomizuka, named to National Academy of Engineering!
Prof. Masayoshi Tomizuka at UC Berkeley, PhD advisor to Prof. Chen, has just been elected to NAE!
Lab member Feifei published a NEW JOURNAL PAPER in Journal of Manufacturing Processes
Kinetic modelling; Polyamide 12; Thermal oxidation; Coupled oxygen and laser effects; Selective laser sintering