Jozsef Kovecses

Jozsef Kovecses received the M.S. degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Miskolc, Miskolc, Hungary, in 1989, and the Ph.D. degree in applied mechanics from the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary, in 1994. He then spent three years with the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, as a Post-Doctoral Fellow. From 1998 to 2000 he was with Acres International Ltd., Niagara Falls, ON, Canada. From 2000 to 2001 he was with MD Robotics, Brampton, ON, Canada, and then he was a Research Scientist in Dynamics with the Canadian Space Agency, St.-Hubert, QC, Canada, until 2003. He is currently Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada, where he is also affiliated with the Centre for Intelligent Machines. He has published numerous papers in leading journals. His research interests include dynamics, control, robotics, and mechatronics. He has significant research and industrial experience in these fields. Dr. Kovecses is a member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).

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