Control Seminar

Seminar by Brent Gillespie

Brent Gillespie

University of Michigan, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Friday, October 04, 2019
3:30pm - 4:30pm
1500 EECS

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About the Event

Abstract coming soon.


Brent Gillespie is a Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Michigan, just returning from his sabbatical at the Haptic Intelligence Department at the Max Planck Institute, Stuttgart, Germany. He received a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California Davis in 1986, a Master of Music from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music in 1989, and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University in 1996. His research interests include haptic interface, human motor behavior, haptic shared control, and robot-assisted rehabilitation after neurological injury. Brent’s awards include the Popular Science Invention Award (2016), the University of Michigan Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize (2012), and the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (2001).

Additional Information

Contact: Judi Jones

Phone: 763-8557


Sponsor(s): ECE-Systems

Faculty Sponsor: Jim Freudenberg

Open to: Public