Evangelos Papadopoulos


Department of Mechanical Engineering
National Technical University of Athens
Heroon Polytechniou 9
15780 Zografou, Athens, GREECE

Phone: +(30) 210-772-1440
Fax: +(30) 210-772-1455


Robotics, Dynamic Systems and Control, Mechatronics, Space Robotics, Underwater
Robotics, Legged Robots, Medical Haptic Devices, Microrobotics, Simulators, Planning,
Electrohydraulic Servo Control, and Design.




Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D. M.E., 1991
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, M.S. M.E., 1983
National Technical University of Athens, Diploma M.E., 1981
Athens College, Apolytirion, 1976

Positions held

Professor, National Technical University of Athens, 2008 -
Associate Professor, National Technical University of Athens, 2002 - 2008
Adjunct Professor, McGill University, 1997 - 2004
Assistant Professor, National Technical University of Athens, 1997 - 2001
Associate Professor, McGill University, 1997
Assistant Professor, McGill University, 1991-1997
Lecturer, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991
Research Assistant, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987-1990
Analyst, R&D Office (GETEN), Hellenic Navy, 1985-1987
Research Assistant, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1982-1984

Society Memberships

American Society of Mechanical Engineers - Fellow
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers - Fellow
American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics - Associate Fellow
Sigma Xi
MIT Entrepreneurial Forum-Greece
Technical Chamber of Greece

Professional Activities

Associate Editor, IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters, 2015-today
Associate Editor, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, 2011-today
Associate Editor, Mechanism and Machine Theory, 2005-today
Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Robotics, 2004-2008
Associate Editor (Μechanics, Design and Control), IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) Conference Editorial Board, 2007-2013
Guest Editor, IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics, 2003
International Program Committee Member for ICRA, IROS, ISRA, etc.

Awards & Distinctions

IEEE Fellow
ASME Fellow
AIAA Associate Fellow
Apple Distinguished Educator (2006-)
Best Presentation Award, 2002 16th Hellenic Urological Conference
First Prize, Venture 2002 competition
Best Paper Award, 1995 Transactions of the CSME
Thomaidion Award, NTUA, 1981
TEE Scholarship and Award, TEE, 1978-1981
Honorary Title of Scholar, Ministry of Education, 1977-1981

My Home Page
Mech. Eng. Home Page
NTUA Home Page

Latest update: December 20, 2015

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