Carlo Menon, P.Eng.

Associate Professor, School of Engineering Science

New Investigator Award recipient, Canadian Institutes of Health Research

Career Investigator Award recipient, Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research

Education

Ph.D., Biorobotics, Space Sciences and Technologies, Center for Studies and Activities for Space (CISAS - G.Colombo), University of Padua, Italy, 2005

Laurea Degree, Mechanical Engineering, University of Padua, Italy, 2001

 

Research Interests

  • Robotics, Mechatronics, and Dynamics
  • MEMS, Smart materials and structures
  • Artificial muscles and Design of mechanisms

Teaching interests

  • Smart robotic structures and materials
  • Biomechatronics
Carlo Menon

Contact:

Tel:
778.782.6860
Email:
cmenon@sfu.ca 
Fax:
778.782.4951
Office:
SFU Burnaby, ASB 10839

Personal webpage:

Research

Personal

Recently taught courses

  • ENSC 383 Feedback Control Systems
  • ENSC 801 Linear Systems Theory
  • ENSC 489 Computer Aided Design and Manufacturing

Selected recent publications

  • Xiao ZG and Menon C (2014) Towards the development of a wearable feedback system for monitoring the activities of the upper-extremities, Journal of Neuroengineering and Rehabilitation, Vol.11, No.2, 13pp. DOI: 10.1186/1743-0003-11-2
  • Tannouri, P, Arafeh, KM, Krahn, JM, Beaupré, SL, Menon, C and Branda, NR (2014) A Photoresponsive Biomimetic Dry Adhesive Based on Doped PDMS Microstructures, ACS Chemistry of Materials, Vol. 26, No. 15,  pp4330-4333
  • Pourazadi, S, Ahmadi, S, and Menon, C (2014) Towards the Development of Active Compression bandages Using Dielectric Elastomer Actuators, Smart Materials and Structures, Vol. 23, No.6, 11pp.
  • Looned R, Webb J, Xiao ZG, Menon C (2014) Assisting drinking with an affordable BCI-controlled wearable robot and electrical stimulation: a preliminary investigation, Journal of Neuroengineering and rehabilitation, Vol.11, No.51, 13pp

Website: Publications