Department of Mechanical Engineering

Contact details

Room: 8E 7.1
Tel: +44 (0) 1225 386935


Professor Clifford R. Burrows

OBE FREng Hon DIng Hon DSc DSc(Eng)


Cliff Burrows is an Emeritus Professor of Mechanical Engineering and served as inaugural Dean of Engineering and Design. He was Director of CPTMC from 1987-2005. His research interests are in the modelling and control of physical systems.

He has published a number of papers concerning the active control of vibration of rotating machines and the modelling and control of vehicle transmissions. He is Editor of the IMechE Journal of Systems and Control Engineering.

He is a recipient of the Bramah Medal of IMechE and the Koski Medal awarded by ASME.


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