Department of Mechanical Engineering
Kevin Lynch is Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Northwestern University. His research interests lie in robotics; mechanics, planning, and control of robotic manipulation (juggling, throwing, pushing, rolling, etc.); pattern formation and self-assembly in complex systems; motion planning and control for underactuated dynamic systems; motion planning for ergonomic human/robot collaboration; and industrial applications. He received his B.S. in Engineering from Princeton University and his Ph.D. from Carnegie Mellon University.