James W. Kamman, Ph.D.
Associate Professor Emeritus
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Western Michigan University
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Control Demonstrator
Motion Control Sled
Inverted Pendulum
Hand Cycle
Hydraulic Bike Model

Student Projects

The student projects pages describe projects completed by graduate or senior-level Mechanical Engineering students at Western Michigan University. Use the links on the left for project details.

  1. Control System Demonstrator
    (MS Project)
  2. Parker Motion and Control Laboratory: Motion Control Sled 
    (MS Thesis Project)
  3. Parker Motion and Control Laboratory: Inverted Pendulum
    (Senior Design Project)
  4. Hand-Powered Cycle Enhancements for Remote-Controlled Power and Braking Assistance. (Senior Design Project)
  5. Parker Motion and Control Laboratory: Hybrid Mechanical/Hydraulic Simulation of a Bicycle (Senior Design Project)