D.M. AUSLANDER is Professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests include automatic control system design, mini-microcomputer system bioengineering, modeling and simulation of dynamic systems, and process control. He is co-author of Mechatronics: Mechanical System Interfacing (Prentice Hall) and Real-Time Software for Implementation of Feedback Control.
J.R. RIDGELY is Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, where he teaches mechanical design and mechatronics. He is co-author of Real-Time Software for Implementation of Feedback Control.
J.D. RINGGENBERG holds a Master's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.