Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Office: 
408 Rogers
Phone: 
541.737.6549

Design

Education:

  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 2000
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 1997
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 1995

Background:

  • At Oregon State since 2013
  • Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas Austin 2000-2013

  • Hans Fischer Senior Faculty Fellow, Technical University of Munich, 2010-2012

Research Interests:

Matt Campbell’s research focuses on automating difficult or tedious engineering design tasks through a combination of numerical optimization, computational geometry, and artificial intelligence. Recent efforts include automated synthesis of gear trains and planar mechanisms, as well as automated process planning for subtractive machining and assembly and disassembly.