Dr. Tsu-Chin Tsao, Director of the UCLA Mechatronics Control Research Lab and Advanced Mechatronics and Control Industrial Consortium, is Professor at the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, Henry Samuelli School of Engineering and Applied Science, University of California Los Angeles. Dr. Tsao received M.S. and Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from University of California Berkeley, and B.S. in Engineering from National Taiwan University. He is a Fellow of American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Dr. Tsao’s current research interest includes control systems, mechatronics, and robotics. Recognitions of his research work include ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control Best Paper Award, American Automatic Control Council Hugo S. Shuck Best Paper Award, International Symposium on Flexible Automation Best Paper Award, International Federation of Automatic Control (IFAC) Mechatronic Systems Award, and ASME Henry M. Paynter Outstanding Investigator Award.