Soo Jeon is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo.
Professor Jeon’s expertise lies in the broad areas of mechatronics, dynamic systems, instrumentation and control. He has been working on research projects related to applied instrumentation, sensory data processing, robotic manipulation, autonomous robots, nonlinear dynamics of controlled mechanical systems, and motion control for autonomous systems.
Professor Jeon is the recipient of the Rudolf Kalman Best Paper Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for the year 2010 and the Discovery Accelerator Supplement Award from the NSERC for the year 2015.
He is a member of ASME, IEEE and CSME. He serves as an associate editor for ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control (2016 - ), IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering (2016 - 2019) and IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics (2020).