Du, Winncy Y

Professor, Mechanical Engineering


Preferred: winncy.du@sjsu.edu


Preferred: (408) 924-3866


  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute Of Technology, 1999
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, West Virginia University, 1994
  • MS, in Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1999
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, Jilin University, 1983

Licenses and Certificates

  • Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (since 2010)
  • PE (Professional Engineer) Certificate, No. 25052, State of Georgia (since 1999)
  • CIMS (Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems) Certificate, Georgia, 1999
  • EIT (Engineer-In-Training) Certificate, No. 18369, State of Georgia, 1997


Dr. Du is the director of the Robotics, Sensor, and Machine Intelligence Laboratory at SJSU, and a visiting professor with the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT in 2014-2015.  Prior to joining SJSU in 2000, she was an assistant professor at Georgia Southern University. Her research and teaching interests are sensors, robotics, mechatronics, automation, and control with an emphasis on health care and biomedical applications. She has taught more than 10 different undergraduate and graduate courses. 


Mechical Engineering Department