Ali Akbar Moosavian
Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Room 635, No 7, Pardis St., Mollasadra Ave, Vanak Square, Tehran, Iran.
P. O. Box: 19395-1999 Postal Code: 19919-43344
S. Ali A. Moosavian received his BS degree in 1986 from Sharif University of Technology and the MS degree in 1990 from Tarbiat Modaress University (both in Tehran), and his PhD degree in 1996 from McGill University (Montreal, Canada), all in Mechanical Engineering. He is with the Mechanical Engineering Department at K. N. Toosi University of Technology (Tehran) since 1997, currently as a Professor. He teaches courses in the areas of robotics, dynamics, automatic control, analysis and synthesis of mechanisms. His research interests are in the areas of dynamics modeling, and motion/impedance control of terrestrial and space robotic systems. He has published more than 250 articles in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings. He is one of the founders of the ARAS Research Center for Design, Manufacturing and Control of Robotic Systems, and Automatic Machineries, and is currently the Director of Center of Excellence in Robotics and Control.