John Wagner




John R.Wagner, PhD, PE

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

College of Engineering and Science

212 Fluor Daniel Engineering Innovation Building

Clemson University

Clemson. SC 29634 Usa

Phone: (864) 656-7376, fax: (864) 656-4435


 JOHN WAGNER joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Clemson in 1998. He holds B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo and Purdue University. Dr. Wagner was previously on the engineering staff at Delphi Automotive Systems (formerly Delco Electronics - a subsidiary of General Motors Hughes Electronics) designing, testing, and analyzing automotive electronic control systems. His research interests include nonlinear and intelligent control systems, dynamic system modeling, diagnostic and prognostic strategies, and mechatronic system design with application to transportation and turbine systems. Dr. Wagner has established the multi-disciplinary Driving Simulator Laboratory and the Rockwell Automation Mechatronics Educational Laboratory. He has served as an associate editor for the IEEE/ASME Transactions on Mechatronics (2005-2008) and as the chair of the ASME Dynamic Systems & Control Division Automotive & Transportation Systems Technical Committee (2004-2007). Dr. Wagner is a licensed mechanical engineer and also serves as the faculty advisor for the Clemson University SAE student chapter.