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Dr. Dugan Um


Dugan Um, Ph. D

Summer Institute Director
Phone: 361-825-3381
Fax: 361-825-3056

Dugan Um achieved his Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering in the University of Wisconsin at Madison. Sensitive robotic skin for unknown environments motion planning was the subject of his dissertation. After he received his degree, he joined Caterpillar Inc. as a research engineer and worked for about four years at Caterpillar R&D group and Research center. Currently he is at Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi delivering his engineering experience into his classes. He is currently an assistant professor in our Engineering and Technology programs.


Mayra Alvarado

Program Coordinator
Phone: (361) 825-6025
Fax: (361) 825-3056