Mark L. Nagurka, Ph.D., P.E.

Mark L. Nagurka, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Office: Engineering Hall 405
Phone: (414) 288-3513

Research interests

Professional preparation

Ph.D., 1983, Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
M.S.E., 1979, Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania
B.S.E., 1978, Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Pennsylvania

Selected recent publications

Hang, L.W., Hong, C.Y., Yen, C.W., Chang, D.J, and Nagurka, M.L., "Gait Verification using Knee Acceleration Signals," Expert Systems with Applications, Vol. 38, 2011, pp.14550-14554.

Benaroya, H. and Nagurka, M.L., Mechanical Vibration: Analysis, Uncertainties, and Control, Third Edition, CRC Press, 2010.

Jenkins, H. and Nagurka, M.L., "Development of a Cascaded Controller for Temperature and Core Growth Rate in Vapor-Phase Axial Deposition," Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part I: Journal of Systems and Control Engineering, Vol. 223, No. 6, 2009, pp. 863-875.

Wang, J-F., Lin, C-L., Yen, C-W., Chang, Y-H., Chen, T-Y., Su, K-P., and Nagurka, M.L., "Determining the Association between Dermatoglyphics and Schizophrenia by using Fingerprint Asymmetry Measures," International Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 22, No. 3, 2008, pp. 601-616.

Biess, A., Nagurka, M., and Flash, T., “Simulating Discrete and Rhythmic Multi-Joint Human Arm Movements by Optimization of Nonlinear Performance Indices,” Biological Cybernetics, Vol. 95, No. 1, July 2006, pp. 31-53.



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