Master of Science in Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering

Dynamics & Control

The Master of Science in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering (Dynamics and Control) educates and trains multidisciplinary professionals in the modeling, analysis, simulation and control of complex time-evolutionary systems.

It is a unique program of study that encompasses advanced analytical dynamics, nonlinear dynamical systems, linear and nonlinear dynamics and vibrations, and linear and nonlinear control. The program equips students to apply their knowledge to a variety of complex systems encountered in nature and society, especially those in civil, mechanical, and aerospace engineering and applied mechanics.

Career Options

A variety of career opportunities exist, but primarily in the areas of: Aerospace & Defense, Automotive, Manufacturing, Warehouse Distribution Facilities, Dynamics & Control, Transportation Systems, Consulting Firms, Biomedical Design, Robotics, and Refrigeration Systems.

Courses of Interest – Across all Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering graduate degree programs*

AME 521 | Engineering Vibrations II
AME 522 | Nonlinear Dynamical Systems, Vibrations, and Chaos
AME 524 | Advanced Engineering Dynamics
AME 541 | Linear Control Systems II
AME 525 | Engineering Analysis
AME 526 | Engineering Analytical Methods
AME 552 | Nonlinear Control Systems

*Click here for a complete list of program requirements.

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Faculty Spotlight

Henryk Flashner, PhD