About the Author
Dr. Farid Golnaraghi
is a professor and the Director ofMechatronic Systems Engineering at the Simon Fraser University inVancouver since 2006. He also holds a Burnaby Mountain endowedChair at SFU, and his primary research focus is on IntelligentVehicle Systems. Prior to joining SFU, he was a professor ofMechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at the University ofWaterloo. His pioneering research has resulted in two textbooks,more than a hundred and fifty journal and Conference papers, fourpatents and two start-up companies.
Dr. Benjamin C. Kuo is professor emeritus, Department ofElectrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois atUrbana-Champaign. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and has received manyawards on his theoretical and applied research on control systems.He has written numerous papers and has authored more than 10 bookson control systems. He has consulted extensively in industry.