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Dipendra Subedi of the Faculty of Engineering and Science at the University of Agder has submitted his thesis entitled «Modeling and Control of Flexible Link Manipulators» and will defend the thesis for the PhD-degree Tuesday 13 September 2022
He has followed the PhD programme in Engineering and Science at UiA, with Specialisation in Engineering Sciences, scientific field Mechatronics.
The doctoral work are funded by the Ministry of Education (KD), Research Council of Norway through the centre SFI Offshore Mechatronics (project 237896), and the University of Agder.
The trial lecture and the public defence will take place on campus in Auditorium C2 040, Campus Grimstad, and online via the Zoom conferencing app - registration link below.
Associate Professor Margrethe Wold, Faculty of Engineering and Science at the University of Agder, will chair the disputation.
Given topic for trial lecture: «Force control of robotic manipulators: state of the art and current challenges»
Thesis Title: «Modeling and Control of Flexible Link Manipulators»
Search for the thesis in AURA - Agder University Research Archive, a digital archive of scientific papers, theses and dissertations from the academic staff and students at the University of Agder.
The Candidate: Dipendra Subedi (16.02.1993, Baglung, Nepal) Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronics Engineering) Anna University, India (2014), MSc. (Advanced Robotics) I Year - University of Genoa, Italy (2016), MSc. (Advanced Robotics) II Year - Jaume I University, Spain (2017)
First opponent: Senior lecturer PhD Yiannis Karayiannidis, Lunds Universitet, Sverige
Second opponent: Professor Jan Tommy Gravdahl, NTNU - Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Associate Professor Souman Rudra, University of Agder, is appointed as the administrator for the assessment committee.
Supervisors in the doctoral work were Associate Professor Ilya Tyapin, University of Agder (main supervisor) and Professor Geir Hovland, University of Agder (co-supervisor)
The disputation is open to the public, but to follow the trial lecture and the public defence online, transmitted via the Zoom conferencing app, you have to register as an audience member on this link:
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