Robert K. Paasch

Professor

Mechanical Engineering

Office: 
414 Rogers Hall
Phone: 
541.737.7019
Fax: 
541.737.2600

Design

Education:

  • PhD, University of California, Berkeley, 1990
  • MS, University of California, Davis, 1981
  • BS, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, 1976

Background:

  • Licensed Mechanical Engineer in the State of California
  • At OSU since 1990
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, 1989–90
  • Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, 1987–89
  • Bechtel National, Inc., 1987
  • Marvin Landplane Company, 1978–85

Research Interests:

Current research interests of Dr. Paasch include design of mechanical systems for reliability and maintainability, design of marine renewable energy systems, knowledge-based monitoring and diagnosis of mechanical systems, and applications of artificial intelligence for ecological systems monitoring.  Dr. Paasch's research is supported by NSF, BPA, U.S. Navy, and U.S. DOE. He is a member of ASME and SAE.