Education
  • Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Virginia, January 1991
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, January 1980
Scholarly Interests/Research Topics

Dr. Maslen conducts research in the application of automatic control theory to mechanical systems for vibration reduction and stability. He is particularly interested in the use of magnetic bearings in turbomachinery. He is also involved in the design of magnetic actuators, sensors, power amplifiers, and feedback controllers.

Experience
  • Professor and Head, Department of Integrated Science and Technology, James Madison University, 2010-present
  • Professor, University of Virginia, 2003-2010
  • Associate Professor, University of Virginia, 1995-2003
  • Assistant Professor, University of Virginia, 1990-1995
  • Graduate Research Assistant, University of Virginia, 1986-1990
  • Engineer, Research and Development, Koppers Company, 1980-1985

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