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Sabri Cetin, PhD

Professor

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Contact

Building & Room:

3037 ERF

Address:

842 West Taylor Street, MC 251, Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 996-9611

About

Research Interests:

Mechatronics

Control Systems

Automation and Robotics

Instrumentation

CAD/CAM

Manufacturing

Robust Control

Intelligent Control

Neural Networks

Expert Systems

Fuzzy Logic

AI

Servo Motion Control Systems

Electro Hydraulic Control

Precision Motion Control

Nano Positioning Devices

Process Control

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)

Microprocessor Applications

As director of the Mechatronics Laboratory, Professor Cetin focuses on various aspects of motion control of mechanical systems including, DC servo motor control, ultra precision motion control using novel piezoelectric actuators designed in our lab, electro-hydraulic servo control with earth moving equipment applications, adaptive self learning real time control algorithms. All of the motion control research is conducted using PC-bus based open architecture computer environment.

Notable Honors

2001, Faculty Research Award, College of Engineering, UIC

Education

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology, 1987

M.S., Mechanical Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984

B.S., Aerospace Engineering
Technical University of Istanbul, 1982