Khalid Sorensen, PhD
College Place, Washington
Engineering, Intellectual Property
Dynamics, Motion Control, Vibration, Segway, Product Liability, Robotics, Machine Vision, Sensors, Traction, Tire Mechanics, Cranes, Warnings
Eighteen years of experience developing and implementing mechatronic, motion control, and automation technologies. Founder of a motion-control technology company. The industry-recognized motion-control technologies were key drivers in the acquisition of his company 5 years after inception by a global leader in automation.
Currently, Sorensen is CTO at a world-class supplier of large-scale automation, advanced manufacturing, and nuclear handling solutions. Responsibilities include providing technical oversight of critical projects; identifying and mitigating areas of high technical risk; leading in the creation of cutting-edge control, automation, and robotic technologies; directing R&D efforts; managing the business’ technology portfolio; and disseminating and facilitating the use of best-practice engineering methodologies.
Adjunct Associate Professor at the Georgia Institute of Technology where he lectures on various engineering topics. These include: Dynamics, Advanced Controls...