John McPhee

Professor

In general, my research is devoted to the modelling, simulation, and optimal design of dynamic physical systems. Quite simply, I study things that move.

Awards

  • Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada, 2016
  • Best Paper Award at the 3rd International Conference on Control, Dynamic Systems, and Robotics, Ottawa, Canada, 2016
  • NSERC Synergy Award for Innovation, 2014
  • Fellow of the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2014
  • Best Paper Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2013
  • Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Engineers, since 2011
  • Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, since 2005
  • Best Paper Award from the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2003
  • I.W. Smith Award from the Canadian Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2001
  • Premier's Research Excellence Award, Province of Ontario, 2000
  • Sandford Fleming Teaching Excellence Award, Faculty of Engineering, 1998
  • NATO/NSERC Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 1990-1992

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Affiliation: 
University of Waterloo
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