Program Heads 

Keyvan Hastrudi-Zaad

Program Director (Interim)

Kayvan Hastrudi-Zaad

Keyvan Hashtrudi-Zaad received his PhD in electrical and computer engineering from the University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada, in 2000. As well as heading up the MRE program, he is co-director of BioRobotics Research Laboratory and a member of the Ingenuity Labs Research Institute. Dr. Hashtrudi-Zaad's research interests include control systems design for telerobots and haptic interfaces, biomedical robotics, autonomous vehicles, and system dynamics identification and modeling.

Qingguo Li

Undergraduate Chair (Interim)


The Principal Investigator at the Bio-Mechatronics and Robotics Laboratory, Dr. Li's research interests include biomechanical system design, energy harvesting, wearable sensors, gait analysis, and load carriage.


Administrative Staff

Mary Bouchard

Lauren Hare

Undergraduate Program Assistant

Beamish-Munro Hall, Room 112 for all MRE Undergraduate Program inquiries


Mary Bouchard

Program Manager

Beamish-Munro Hall, Room 113 for all MRE Undergraduate Program inquiries

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