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Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Bucknell University

Craig Beal

As a member of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Bucknell University, I pursue research and teaching interests in system dynamics, controls, robotics, and vehicle dynamics. This website offers insight into my background and interests as well as listing my current activities.

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Teaching Experience:

I have acted as an instructor, advisor, mentor, and teaching assistant for students and courses at Stanford University and Bucknell University. I enjoy interacting with students and getting the chance to shape the way that they approach solving problems. Please check out my Teaching Experience page for a more complete description of my teaching background.

Research Experience:

My research interests lie in dynamics and controls. My dissertation research focuses on the application of model predictive control to vehicles for driver assistance and active safety. I have also worked in mechatronics (specifically animatronics), and nonlinear control. Please check out my Research Experience page for a more complete description of my research background.

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