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Warren P. Seering

Warren P. Seering

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Weber-Shaughness Professor

Room 3-433
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge MA 02139-4307
Phone: 617-253-8253  
Fax: 617-253-9637  

Curriculum Vitae

Administrative Contact:
Chevalley Duhart
Room 3-435
Phone: 617-253-3979  


B.S., 1971, M.S. 1972, The University of Missouri at Columbia
Ph.D. 1978, Stanford University


Honors and Awards

Ralph R. Teetor Educational Award from the Society of Automotive Engineers, 1982
Harold E. Edgerton Award, 1983
Lincoln Arc Welding Foundation Design Commendation, 1986
Best Paper Award, ASME Design Theory and Methodology Conference, 1989
Westinghouse Distinguished Lectureship, the University of Michigan, 1991
Fellow of the ASME, 1993


Positions Held

Division Head, Design and Systems Division of Mechanical Engineering, 1991, ‘93, ‘96-’98
Co-Director, Nissan Cambridge Basic Research Laboratory, 1992-2001
Co-Director, MIT Center for Innovation in Product Development, 1997-2000
Member of the Board of Management, The Design Society, 2000-present


Society Memberships

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

The Design Society


Research Interests

Machine Dynamics, Engineering System Design, and Product Development


Teaching Interests

Product Development, Design and Dynamics

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