Top 20 Graduate Schools for Engineering

Subject: Automation & Control in USA, UK, Canada, and Australia

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United States  Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)MIT is a leader in training the next generation of creative thinkers who will pioneer new technologies, launch businesses, and bring needed solutions to many of the greatest challenges facing humanity.
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United States  University of California, Santa Barbara
University of California, Santa BarbaraControl systems research studies how to manipulate the parameters affecting the behavior of a system to produce a desired or optimal outcome. The tools that form the body of knowledge, known as control theory, are applicable to a wide variety of systems, including electrical, mechanical, chemical, biological, economic, and social systems.
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United States  University of California, Berkeley
University of California, BerkeleyUC Berkeley's AUTOLAB, directed by Professor Ken Goldberg (*), is a center for research in robotics and automation, with 15+ students pursuing projects in Cloud Robotics, Deep Reinforcement Learning, Learning from Demonstrations, Computer Assisted Surgery, Automated Manufacturing, and New Media Artforms.
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United Kingdom  The Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
The Imperial College of Science, Technology and MedicineThis course will introduce you to the major aspects of control theory and its application to the design of control systems, and you will develop your skills in use of the standard computer packages for control design.
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United States  Stanford University
Stanford UniversityOur current applications of interest include robotic transportation networks, mapping and navigation in extreme environments, planning and control for agile robotic systems, air traffic management and space robotics. We have four laboratories that perform complementary research in the broad area of autonomous systems and controls.
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Australia  The University of Newcastle, Australia
The University of Newcastle, AustraliaControl and Instrumentation Engineers (CI Engineers) apply control theory to the design of instruments that monitor the control systems of automated machinery and processes. They have a broad role in developing a range of modern products, from temperature feedback systems in air-conditioners and refrigerators, to navigation systems in satellites and aircraft.
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United States  California Institute of Technology
California Institute of TechnologyThe option in control and dynamical systems (CDS) is open to students with an undergraduate degree in engineering, mathematics, or science. The qualifications of each applicant will be considered individually, and, after being enrolled, the student will arrange his or her program in consultation with a member of the faculty.
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Canada  University of Toronto
University of TorontoThe Institute for Robotics and Mechatronics (IRM) was established by the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering in 2010 to bring focus to research in robotics and mechatronics. IRM accomplishes this through collaborative research projects and innovative educational programs.
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Australia  The University of Melbourne
The University of MelbourneControl, formally known as either automatic control or control engineering, is the challenge of automating the task of getting something, say a car or a blast furnace, to do or produce a desired outcome in an optimal way, say travel at a constant speed or produce as much useful product using the least amount of materials and energy.
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Australia  The Australian National University
The Australian National UniversityThis two-year master qualification provides students with specialized knowledge and professional engineering skills to prepare them for a career in the rapidly-growing fields of mechatronics, robotics and automation, computer vision and intelligent systems.
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United States  Harvard University
Harvard UniversityRobotics is poised to revolutionize work, education, and everyday life in much the same way the Internet did over past decades. Today, some of the most innovative and foundational robotics work is being done at Harvard, where engineers and computer scientists draw on Harvard’s strengths in materials, medicine, advanced manufacturing, design, and the basic sciences.
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United States  University of Pennsylvania
University of PennsylvaniaThe University of Pennsylvania's School of Engineering and Applied Science offers a unique master's degree in Robotics (ROBO). This multi-disciplinary program is jointly sponsored by the Departments of Computer and Information Science, Electrical and Systems Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics.
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United States  University of California, San Diego
University of California, San DiegoThe Advanced Robotics and Controls Lab (ARClab) at UCSD is dedicated to the design of novel surgical and biomedical robots and machine learning for contextually aware robots. We apply these technical developments to solving problems in medicine and surgery...
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United States  University of Southern California
University of Southern CaliforniaControl is about automation and intelligence. Control engineers design the algorithms and software that give systems agility and balance, as well as the ability to adapt, learn and discover when confronted with uncertainty. Control engineers create agile robots, vision-based navigation algorithms, congestion resistant data-networks...
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United States  University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
University of Minnesota, Twin CitiesThe general area of Systems and Control crosses many disciplinary boundaries and, accordingly, our Systems and Control faculty have a wide range of expertise on topics both theoretical as well as applied. These include optimization, control theory...
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United States  Carnegie Mellon University
Carnegie Mellon UniversityThe Robotics Institute at Carnegie Mellon University was established in 1979 to conduct basic and applied research in robotics technologies relevant to industrial and societal tasks. Seeking to combine the practical and the theoretical, the Robotics Institute has diversified its efforts and approaches to robotics science while retaining its original goal of realizing the potential of the robotics field.
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United States  University of California, Los Angeles
University of California, Los AngelesWith 12 research groups pursuing cutting-edge work, UCLA is a leader in robotics research and education. UCLA robotics faculty are working in mechanical and aerospace engineering, computer science, statistics, electrical engineering, mathematics, and architecture and urban design, developing devices for healthcare, industry, aerospace, public safety, home use and more while training students to be tomorrow’s robotics leaders.
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United States  University of Maryland, College Park
University of Maryland, College ParkThe Maryland Robotics Center is an interdisciplinary research center housed in the Institute for Systems Research (link is external) within the A. James Clark School of Engineering (link is external). The mission of the center is to advance robotic systems, underlying component technologies, and applications of robotics through research and educational programs that are interdisciplinary in nature and based on a systems approach.
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United States  Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Institute of TechnologyResearch in the Automation and Mechatronics area varies from fundamental research in control theory to the conception, design, and prototype evaluation of innovative mechatronics systems and applications to automation. Research in mechatronics focuses on the fusion of mechanical and electrical disciplines in modern engineering processes...
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Australia  The University of Adelaide
The University of AdelaideUnderpinned by world-leading research and a vibrant, innovative environment that facilitates knowledge generation and technology development, we will equip you with the necessary tools to push the boundaries of modern technology and make a profound impact on the world.
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