C. R. (Bob) Koch, PhD, PEng

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept

Contact

Professor, Faculty of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Dept
Email
bob.koch@ualberta.ca
Phone
(780) 492-8821
Address
10-232 Donadeo Innovation Centre For Engineering
9211-116 St
Edmonton AB
T6G 2H5

Overview

Area of Study / Keywords

Website: https://sites.ualberta.ca/~ckoch/ Mechanical Systems Mechatronics Sensors Control Systems Energy And Environment Control Systems Renewable Energy Combustion Engine Control Emissions Flow Control Transportation


About

Education:

  • PhD (Stanford University - 1991)
  • MS (Stanford University - 1986)
  • BSc (University of Alberta - 1985)



Research

Behaviour of internal combustion engines and fluid systems and the application of control to these systems. My research can be divided into three areas: internal combustion engines, engine control, and active control of fluid systems.

Publications:

C. R. Koch Publications


Courses

MEC E 420 - Feedback Control Design of Dynamic Systems

Design of linear feedback control systems for command-following error, stability, and dynamic response specifications. PID, Root-locus, frequency response and design techniques. An introduction to structural design limitations. Examples emphasizing Mechanical Engineering systems. Some use of computer aided design with MATLAB/Simulink. Controls Lab - control of mechanical systems. Prerequisites: MEC E 390. Credit can only be granted for one of MEC E 420, ECE 362, CH E 448.

Fall Term 2021
MEC E 788 - Advanced Topics in Solid Mechanics I

Fall Term 2021

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