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  Kenji Shimada

Computational Engineering &
Robotics Laboratory


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Theodore Ahrens Professor in Engineering

      Mechanical Engineering (Carnegie Institute of Technology)
  Courtesy Appointment:

     Biomedical Engineering (Carnegie Institute of Technology),

     Civil and Environmental Engineering (Carnegie Institute of Technology),

     The Robotics Institute (School of Computer Science), and

     Institute for Complex Engineering Systems of

     Carnegie Mellon University   

Director of  Computational Engineering and Robotics Lab. (CERLAB)

Founder and Chief Science Officer, Ciespace Corporation

[ Directions to Professor Shimada's office and lab ]

What's new:  CERLAB Back-to-School Party 2012 Pictures

Contact Information


Mechanical Engineering

Carnegie Mellon University

5000 Forbes Avenue

Pittsburgh, PA 15213, U.S.A.

shimada @ cmu.edu 

Office: 314, Scaife Hall 

Phone: 412.268.3614

Fax: 412.268.3348

eFax: 509.463.7619  

Cell: 412.952.5990



Administrative assistant: 

Ms. Christine Lambrou

Room  Scaife Hall 422

Phone: 412.268.2908

clambrou @ andrew.cmu.edu

Research Interests


- Geometric Modeling and Simulation

- Mesh Generation and Processing

- Computer Graphics

- Computational Geometry

- Robotics

- Factory Automation

- Robotic Surgery


- Medical Device Design
- Human Body Modeling and Simulation.

24-681: Computer-Aided Design
24-682: Computer-Aided Engineering
24-688: Introduction to CAD/CAE Tools
24-780: Engineering Computation
24-370: Engineering Design I
FEM/ANSYS self-paced web tutorial
24-786: Geometric Modeling
24-311: Numerical Methods
Solidworks self-paced web tutorial
Mathcad self-paced web tutorial
24-384A: Computational Geometry
24-703: Numerical Methods in Mechanical Engineering

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