Kenn Oldham

Kenn Oldham
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Associate Chair for Undergraduate Education, Mechanical Engineering


GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)

2350 Hayward 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125

(734) 615-6327


Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 2006
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 2000

Research Interests

MEMS and micro-mechatronic systems; design for controllability; optimal and robust control; micro-robotics; low-power servo control; vibration control; smart structures.

Honors and Awards

Faculty Early Career Development, National Science Foundation, 2010
Young Faculty Awards, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, 2008
ORAU Post-Doctoral Fellowship, 2006-2007
ADPET Fellowship, University of California at Berkeley, 2005 - 2006
Graduate Research Fellowship, National Science Foundation, 2000 - 2003

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

Related News

The National Science Foundation has awarded ME Assistant Professor Kenn Oldham for his research on power optimization in autonomous microsystems.