Mark Bedillion

Associate Teaching Professor

Mechanical Engineering Department
Carnegie Mellon University


Office: 410 Scaife Hall
            Mechanical Engineering
            Carnegie Mellon University
            5000 Forbes Avenue
            Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Ph: (412) 268-8871

Fax: (412) 268-3348

Email: mbedillion(AT)

Teaching and Research Interests: My teaching interests are in the areas of dynamic systems and controls, with specific emphasis on feedback control and mechatronics. My research interests include control for distributed manipulations systems, control for underactuated robots, and STEM education. Further details are available on my Teaching, Research and Publications pages.

Bio: I received the B.S. degree in 1998, the M.S. in 2001, and the Ph.D. degree in 2005, all from Carnegie Mellon University. I have 7+ years experience in the hard disk drive industry (Seagate Technology ) where I worked on servo control problems. Prior to joining the faculty of CMU in fall 2016, I was an Associate Professor at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology .

Detailed CV (pdf) - Updated: 01/10/18


Graduate students who have already been admitted to CMU can contact me for potential research projects.