Soo Jeon is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Mechatronics Engineering at the University of Waterloo.
Professor Jeon’s expertise lies in the broad areas of mechatronics, dynamic systems, instrumentation and control. His research projects include Sensing-Rich Drive Trains, Multimodal Sensory Feedback for Dexterous Manipulation, Nonlinear Dynamics of Controlled Mechanical Systems, and Autonomous and Self-Sustaining Systems.
Professor Jeon is the recipient of the Rudolf Kalman Best Paper Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) for the year 2010 and the Discovery Accelerator Supplement Award from the NSERC for the year 2015.
He is a member of ASME, IEEE and CSME. He serves as an associate editor for ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, and IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering.