Editorial Board Members

Editor in Chief

I-Ming Chen

Professor, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Ave, Singapore 639798
michen@ntu.edu.sg

Managing Editor

Kara McArthur

JWM Consulting, Albuquerque, NM, USA
kmcarthur@jwmconsulting.net

Senior Editors

GURSEL ALICI

School of Mechanical, Materials, Mechatronic and Biomedical Engineering
University of Wollongong
Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
gursel@uow.edu.au

MICHAEL BASIN

School of Physical and Math. Sciences
Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon
San Nicolas de los Garza, Nuevo Leon, Mexico
mbasin2007@gmail.com

XIANG CHEN

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Windsor
Windsor, ON N9B 3P4, Canada
xchen@uwindsor.ca

ROBERT GAO

Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
robert.gao@case.edu

HUIJUN GAO

Research Institute of Intelligent Control and Systems
Harbin Institute of Technology
Nangang, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China
hjgao@hit.edu.cn

KONSTATINOS J. KYRIAKOPOULOS

Mechanical Engineering Department
National Technical University of Athens
9 Heroon Polytechniou Str. Zografou, Athens – 15780, Greece
kkyria@mail.ntua.gr

YUNHUA LI

Dept. of Mechanical and Electronic Engineering
Beihang University
No. 37 Xueyuan Road, Haidian District, Beijing, P.R. China
yhli@buaa.edu.cn

MARCIA O'MALLEY

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Rice University
Houston, Texas 77005-189, USA
omalleym@rice.edu

HONG QIAO

Institute of Automation
Chinese Academy of Science
Beijing, Hebei, CHINA
hong.qiao@ia.ac.cn

XIAOBO TAN

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Michigan State University
East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
xbtan@egr.msu.edu

NIKOLAOS TSAGARAKIS

Humanoid and Human Centered Mechatronics,
Center for Robotics and Intelligent Systems,
Italian Institute of Technology
Genova 16163, Italy
nikos.tsagarakis@iit.it

WENJUN (CHRIS) ZHANG

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A9, Canada
chris.zhang@usask.ca

QINGZE ZOU

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering,
Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ 08854, USA
qzzou@rutgers.edu

Technical Editors

QADEER AHMED

Center for Automotive Research
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH 43210, USA
qadeer62@gmail.com

MOHAMMAD AL JANAIDEH

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Memorial University of Newfoundland
St. John’s, NL A1C 5S7, Canada
maljanaideh@mun.ca

ALMA Y. ALANÍS

Dept. of Computational Sciences
University of Guadalajara
44160 Guadalajara, Jal., Mexico
almayalanis@gmail.com 

PINHAS BEN-TZVI

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
bentzvi@vt.edu

GIOVANNI BERSELLI

Dept. of Design Methods and Tools for Industrial Engineering
University of Genova
Via Balbi, 5, 16126 Genova GE, Italy
giovanni.berselli@unige.it

 

ZHUMING BI

Dept. of Civil and Mechanical Engineering
Purdue University Fort Wayne
Fort Wayne, IN 46805, USA
biz@pfw.edu

GIUSEPPE CARBONE

Dept. of Mechanical, Energy, and Management Engineering
University of Calabria
Arcavacata, Rende CS, Italy
giuseppe.carbone@unical.it

JEN-YUAN (JAMES) CHANG

Dept. of Power Mechanical Engineering
National TsingHua University
Hsinchu 30013, Taiwan
jychang@pme.nthu.edu.tw

DONGMEI CHEN

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78712, USA
dmchen@me.utexas.edu

XINKAI CHEN

Shibaura Institute of Technology
307 Fukasaku, Minuma-ku
Saitama-shi, Saitama 337-8570, Japan
chen@sic.shibaura-it.ac.jp

GARRETT M. CLAYTON

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Villanova University
Villanova, PA 19083, USA
garrett.clayton@villanova.edu

CÉDRIC CLEVY

Dept. of Automatic Control and Micro-Mechatronic Systems (AS2M)
FEMTO-ST
25000 Besançon – FRANCE
cclevy@femto-st.fr

MICHAEL DEFOORT

Laboratory of Automation, Mechanics, and Industrial and Human Computing
University Polytechnic Hauts-de-France (UPHF)
59300 Famars, France
michael.defoort@uphf.fr

JASPREET DHUPIA

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Auckland
Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
j.dhupia@auckland.ac.nz

DAOYI DONG

School of Engineering and Information Technology
University of New South Wales
UNSW CANBERRA 2600, Australia
d.dong@adfa.edu.au

SANJEET KUMAR DWIVEDI

R&D Design Center Europe
Danfoss Power Electronics 
Gråsten, Ulsnæs, 1, DG-1514 DK-6400, Denmark
sanjeet@danfoss.com

SHAOHUI FOONG

Pillar of Engineering Product Design
Singapore University of Technology and Design
8 Somapah Rd, Singapore 487372
foongshaohui@sutd.edu.sg 

MARKUS GREBENSTEIN

Institute of Robotics and Mechatronics
DLR German Aerospace Center
82234 Wessling, Germany
markus.grebenstein@dlr.de

YU GU

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
West Virginia University
8 Somapah Rd, Singapore 487372
yu.gu@mail.wvu.edu

YI GUO

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ 07030, USA
yguo1@stevens.edu

JAE-HO HAN

Dept. Brain and Cognitive Engineering
Korea University
145 Anam-ro, Anam-dong, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul, South Korea
hanjaeho@korea.ac.kr

CHUXIONG HU

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Tsinghua University
Beijing 100084, China
cxhu@tsinghua.edu.cn

PANFENG HUANG

School of Astronautics
Northwestern Polytechnical University
Xi’an 710072, China
pfhuang@nwpu.edu.cn

MARINA INDRI

Dip. di Elettronica e Telecomunicazioni
Politecnico di Torino
10129 Torino, Italy
marina.indri@polito.it

HIROYUKI ISHII

School of Creative Science and Engineering
Waseda University
Tokyo 169-8050, Japan
hiro.ishii@waseda.jp

KAZUAKI ITO

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Gifu University
Gifu City, 501-1193, Japan
kazu_it@gifu-u.ac.jp

FARROKH JANABI-SHARIFI

Dept. of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
Ryerson University
Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
fsharifi@ryerson.ca

SOO JEON

Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering
University of Waterloo
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1, Canada
soojeon@uwaterloo.ca

XINGJIAN JING

Dept. Mechanical Engineering,
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Hong Kong
xingjian.jing@polyu.edu.hk

HAMID REZA KARIMI

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering,
Politecnico di Milano
via La Masa 1, 20156 Milan, Italy
hamidreza.karimi@polimi.it

SEIICHIRO KATSURA

Dept. of System Design Engineering
Keio University
Yokohama, Japan
katsura@sd.keio.ac.jp

ERDAL KAYACAN

Dept. of Engineering – Electrical and Computer
Aarhus University
8200 Aarhus N, Denmark
erdal.kayacan@gmail.com

WONHEE KIM

School of Energy Systems Engineering 
Chung-Ang University
Seoul, South Korea
whkim79@cau.ac.kr

JENS KOBER

Department of Cognitive Robotics
Delft University of Technology
2628 CD Delft, The Netherlands
J.Kober@tudelft.nl

MASAHARU KOMORI

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Science
Kyoto University
Kyoto, 606-8501, Japan
komorim@me.kyoto-u.ac.jp

SUNIL KUKREJA

Raytheon Technologies
Waltham, MA 02451, USA
sunil.l.kukreja@gmail.com

SALAH LAGHROUCHE

Energy Department
Université de Technologie de Belfort Montbéliard
Belfort, France
salah.laghrouche@utbm.fr

CHAO-CHIEH LAN

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
National Cheng Kung University
Tainan, Taiwan
cclan@mail.ncku.edu.tw

ALEXANDER LEONESSA

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
leonessa@vt.edu

WEIHUA LI

School of Mechanical, Materials and Mechatronic Engineering
University of Wollongong
Wollongong, NSW 2522, Australia
weihuali@uow.edu.au

ZHANG LI

Advanced Nanomaterials & Micromachines Laboratory
Chinese University Hong Kong
Shatin, NT, Hong Kong SAR Australia
lizhang@mae.cuhk.edu.hk

ZHIJUN LI

Dept. of Automation
University of Science and Technology of China
Shushan District, Hefei, Anhui 230022, China
zjli@ieee.org

PEI-CHUN LIN

Department of Mechanical Engineering
National Taiwan University
Taipei City, Taiwan 10617
peichunlin@ntu.edu.tw

CHAO LIU

Dept. of Robotics
French National Center for Scientific Research
34095 Montpellier, France
liu@lirmm.fr

JINGUO LIU

Shenyang Institute of Automation
Chinese Academy of Sciences
52 Sanlihe Rd., Beijing, China
liujinguo@sia.cn

YONG LIU

College of Control Science and Engineering
Zhejiang University
Xihu, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China, 310027
yongliu@iipc.zju.edu.cn

ZHENG LIU

Faculty of Applied Science, School of Engineering
The University of British Columbia, Okanagan Campus
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7, Canada    zheng.liu@ubc.ca | zheng.liu@ieee.org

SAVVAS LOIZOU

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering
Cyprus University of Technology
45 Kitiou Kyprianou Street, Limassol, Cyprus
savvas.loizou@cut.ac.cy

PHILIPPE LUTZ

FEMTO-ST, AS2M Department
University of Besançon
24 rue Alain Savary 25000 Besançon, FRANCE
philippe.lutz@femto-st.fr

JOSHUA MARSHALL

Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Queen’s University
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6, Canada
joshua.marshall@queensu.ca

SANDIPAN MISHRA

Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, NY 12180, USA
mishrs2@rpi.edu

SANTHAKUMAR MOHAN

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Indian Institute of Technology Palakkad
Kerala 678557, India
santhakumar@iitpkd.ac.in

DAVID NASO

Dept. of Electrical & Information Engineering
Politecnico di Bari
70125 Bari, Italy
naso@poliba.it

DENNY OETOMO

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Melbourne
Parkville VIC 3010, Australia
doetomo@unimelb.edu.au

KENN OLDHAM

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Michigan
3130 G.G. Brown 2350 Hayward Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
oldham@umich.edu

YA-JUN PAN

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Dalhousie University
Halifax, NS B3H 4R2, Canada
yajun.pan@dal.ca

HAE-WON PARK

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
Daejeon, South Korea
haewonpark@kaist.ac.kr

JAEHEUNG PARK

Dynamic Robotics Systems Laboratory
Seoul National University
Gwanak-gu, Seoul, South Korea
park73@snu.ac.kr

YAN PENG

School of Mechanical Engineering
Shandong University
Jinan 250061, China
yanpeng@sdu.edu.cn

JOSHUA SCHULTZ

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
The University of Tulsa
Tulsa, OK 74104, USA
joshua-schultz@utulsa.edu

ADOLFO SENATORE

Dept. of Industrial Engineering
University of Salerno
132 – 84084 Fisciano, Italy
a.senatore@unisa.it

TAEWON SEO

School of Mechanical Engineering
Hanyang University
Seoul 04763 Republic of Korea
taewonseo@hanyang.ac.kr

JINJUN SHAN

Dept. of Earth and Space Science & Engineering
York University
Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada
jjshan@yorku.ca

JINHUA SHE

School of Engineering
Tokyo University of Technology
Tokyo 192-0982, Japan
she@stf.teu.ac.jp

DAWEI SHI

Institute of Intelligent Sensing & Motion Control, School of Automation
Beijing Institute of Technology
Beijing, 100081, P.R. China
daweishi@bit.edu.cn

YANG SHI

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Victoria
Victoria, BC V8W 2Y2, Canada
yshi@uvic.ca

TOMOYUKI SHIMONO

College of Engineering Science
Yokohama National University
Yokohama 240-8501 JAPAN
shimono-tomoyuki-hc@ynu.ac.jp

YURI SHTESSEL

Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering
University of Alabama in Huntsville
Huntsville, AL 35899, USA
shtessy@uah.edu

TARUNRAJ SINGH

Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
State University of New York at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY 14260-4400, USA
tsingh@buffalo.edu

HUNGSUN SON

Dept. of Mechanical System Design and Manufacturing
Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology
Ulju-gun, Ulsan, South Korea
hson@unist.ac.kr

YUSUKE SUGAHARA

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Tokyo Institute of Technology
Tokyo 152-8550 Japan
sugahara@mech.titech.ac.jp

ZONGXUAN SUN

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN, 55455, USA
zsun@umn.edu

MAHDI TAVAKOLI

Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB T6G 2R3, Canada
mahdi.tavakoli@ualberta.ca 

ALESSANDRO DO NASCIMENTO VARGAS

Electrotechnical Department
Universidade Tecnológica Federal do Paraná
Cornélio Procópio, Paraná, Brazil
avargas@utfpr.edu.br

HUSEYIN ATAKAN VAROL

Dept. of Robotics and Mechatronics
Nazarbayev University
Astana, Z05H0P9, Kazakhstan
ahvarol@nu.edu.kz

JIAFU WAN

School of Mechanical & Automotive Engineering
South China University of Technology
Guangzhou, China
mejwan@scut.edu.cn

HE-SHENG WANG

Dept. of Automation
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai 200240, P.R. China
wanghesheng@sjtu.edu.cn

YUE WANG

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634, USA
yue6@clemson.edu

ZHENG WANG

Dept. of Mechanical and Energy Engineering
Southern University of Science and Technology
Guangdong, Shenzhen, China
wangz@sustech.edu.cn

ZEYANG XIA

Shenzhen Institutes of Advanced Technology
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Shenzhen, Guangdong, China
zy.xia@siat.ac.cn

HUI XIE

State Key Laboratory of Robotics and Systems
Harbin Institute of Technology
Harbin, China
xiehui@hit.edu.cn

MING XIN

Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211, USA
xin@missouri.edu 

CAIHUA XIONG

School of Mechanical Science and Engineering
Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Wuhan, China, 430074
chxiong@hust.edu.cn

QINGSONG XU

Dept. of Electromechanical Engineering
University of Macau
Taipa, Macau, P.R. China
qsxu@umac.mo

XIU-TIAN YAN

Space Mechatronic Systems Technology Laboratory
University of Strathclyde
Glasgow G1 1XJ, UK
x.yan@strath.ac.uk

HER-TERNG YAU

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering
National Chung Cheng University
Minxiong, Chiayi, Taiwan
htyau@ccu.edu.tw

JINGANG YI

Dept. of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Rutgers University
Piscataway, NJ 08854, USA
jgyi@rutgers.edu

YUENKUAN YONG

School of Electrical Engineering and Computing
The University of Newcastle
Callaghan, NSW 2308, Australia
yuenkuan.yong@newcastle.edu.au

JUNGWON YOON

School of Integrated Technology
Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
Gwangju, South Korea
jyoon@gist.ac.kr

JUNZHI YU

Dept. of College of Mechanics & Engineering Science
Peking University
Haidian District, China
junzhi.yu@ia.ac.cn

JUNHUI ZHANG

School of Mechanical Engineering
Zhejiang University
Hangzhou, Zhejiang 310027, China
benzjh@zju.edu.cn

TAO ZHANG

Dept. of Automation
Tsinghua University
Beijing 100084, China
taozhang@tsinghua.edu.cn

XUEBO ZHANG

Institute of Robotics
Nankai University
Nankai District, China, 300071
zhangxuebo@nankai.edu.cn

KUNPENG ZHU

Institute of Advanced Manufacturing Technology
Chinese Academy of Sciences
Changzhou, Jiangsu 213164, China
zhukp@iamt.ac.cn

LI-MIN ZHU

School of Mechanical Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University
Shanghai 200240, P.R. China
zhulm@sjtu.edu.cn

LEI ZUO

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering,
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061, USA
leizuo@vt.edu