Timothy Burg

Dr. Tim Burg is a professor in the Department of Veterinary Biosciences and Diagnostic Imaging in the College of Veterinary Medicine since 2016 and the director of STEM Education at the University of Georgia, GA, after working at Kansas State University for a year and a half. He was a faculty in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and an investigator in the Institute for Biological Interfaces of Engineering (IBIOE) with the Department of Biological Engineering at Clemson University. Dr. Burg’s research explores the frontiers of robotics, nonlinear systems, controls, sensing uncertainty, unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), haptics, bio-fabrication, as well as practical issues in applications such as mobile robotics and virtual prototyping. He served as a chairman of the Scientific Research Society Sigma Xi until 2009 after serving as its vice president. He has published a book Nonlinear Control of Electric Machinery and extensively in prestigious journals and has made numerous presentations at national and international conferences. Dr. Burg has also served on the program committee of various top-ranked international conferences and workshops and has refereed for the IEEE society in addition to many journals and conferences.