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David L. Trumper

David L. Trumper

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Room 10-140G
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge MA 02139-4307
Phone: 617-253-3481  
Fax: 617-253-0209  
Email:
Web: http://web.mit.edu/pmc/www

Curriculum Vitae

Administrative Contact:
Laura Zaganjori
Room 35-134
Phone: 617-258-5620  
Email:

Education:

Ph.D. in EECS, Sept. 1990, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
M.S. in EECS, June 1984, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
B.S. inEECS, June 1980, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

 

Academic Appointments:

Jul 2004-present Professor
Jul 2000-Jun 2004 Associate Professor with tenure
Mar 1998-Jun 2000 Associate Professor
Jul 1996-Feb 1998 Rockwell International Career Development Associate Professor
Mar 1995-Jun 1996 Rockwell International Career Development Assistant Professor
Sept 1993-Mar 1995 Assistant Professor

 

Principal Publications for last five years:

  1. Yong Zhao, David L. Trumper, Ralf K. Heilmann, Mark L. Schattenburg, "Optimization and temperature mapping of an ultra-high thermal stability environmental enclosure," Precision Engineering: Journal of the International Societies for Precision Engineering, Volume 34, Issue 1, January 2010, pp. 164-170.
  2. Amin-Shahidi, D., Ljubicic, D.M., Overcash, J.L., Hocken, R.J., and Trumper, D.L., "High-Accuracy Atomic Force Microscope Probe and Measuring Machine," 25th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Precision Engineering, Atlanta, GA, October, 2010.
  3. Kluk, D., Boulet, M., and Trumper, D.L., "A High-Bandwidth, High-Precision, Two-Axis Steering Mirror with Moving Iron Actuator," 2010 IFAC Symposium on Mechatronic Systems, Cambridge, MA, September 2010.
  4. Amin-Shahidi, D., Ljubicic, D.M., Overcash, J.L., Hocken, R.J., and Trumper, D.L., "High-Accuracy Atomic Force Microscope Head for Dimensional Metrology," 2010 IFAC Symposium on Mechatronic Systems, Cambridge, MA, September, 2010.
  5. Amin-Shahidi, D., Ljubicic, D.M., Overcash, J.L., Hocken, R.J., and Trumper, D.L., "High-Accuracy Atomic Force Microscope Using a Self-Sensing Probe," ASPE spring topical meeting, MIT, Cambridge, MA, April, 2010.
  6. Kluk, D.J., Boulet, M.T., and Trumper, D.L., "A High-Bandwidth, High-Precision, Two-Axis Steering Mirror with Moving Iron Actuator," accepted for publication in IFAC Mechatronics, special issue on Micro-Nano Mechatronics, April 2011.
  7. Oehlerking, A.L., Meredith, J.D., Nadeau, P.M., Smith, I.A., Gomez, T., Trimble, Z.A., Mooney, D.P., and Trumper, D.L., "A Hydraulically Controlled Nonoperative Magnetic Treatment for Long-gap Esophageal Atresia," Proceedings of the 10th International Design of Medical Devices Conference, DMD2011, April 12-14, 2011, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
  8. Amin-Shahidi, D., and Trumper, D.L., "Oscillation-Synchronous Control of a Frequency-Measuring Atomic Force Microscope," 2012 American Control Conference, June 27-June 29, 2012, Montréal, Canada.

Scientific & Professional Societies

Corresponding Member, International Institution for Production Engineering Research (CIRP)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
American Society for Precision Engr (ASPE): Director-at-Large, 1995-1998, Guest Ed., Precision Engr, 1997-1998, Assoc. Ed., Precision Engineering, 1998-present, Vice-Pres., 2004-2005, Pres 2005-2006
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

 

Honors & Awards for the past five years

3M Innovation Award, 2001
Spira Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2002
Keenan Award, 2006

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