Benoit Boulet

Title: 
Professor
Academic title(s): 

Associate Dean (Research & Innovation)

Salutation: 
Dr
Contact Information
Address: 

Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
McConnell Engineering Building
3480 University Street, Room 633
Montreal, QC     H3A 0E9
Canada

Phone: 
514-398-6991
Email address: 
benoit.boulet [at] mcgill.ca
Department: 
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Biography: 

Benoit Boulet, P.Eng., Ph.D., SMIEEE, is Associate Dean (Research & Innovation) of the Faculty of Engineering at McGill University and an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Professor Boulet obtained a Bachelor's degree from Université Laval in 1990, a Master of Engineering degree from McGill University in 1992, and a Ph.D. degree from the University of Toronto in 1996, all in electrical engineering. He is a registered Professional Engineer in the province of Québec. Professor Boulet's research areas include the design and control of electric vehicles and green energy systems, robust control of biomedical systems, and robust industrial control.

Unit: 
CIM
Degree(s): 

Ph.D. (Toronto); M.Eng. (McGill); B.A.Sc. (Laval); P.Eng. (OIQ)

Media guide subjects: 
Electric vehicles; artificial pancreas; control systems, automation
Courses: 

ECSE 513 Robust Control
ECSE 501 Linear Systems
ECSE 303 Signals & Systems I
ECSE 304 Signals & Systems II
ECSE 493 Control & Robotics Lab
FACC 400 Engineering Professional Practice

Position: 
Associate Professor
Research areas: 
Systems and Control
Awards, honours, and fellowships: 

William Dawson Scholar (2004-2014)

Current research: 

design and control of electric vehicle drivetrains, automatic glucose control systems for diabetes, control of polymer forming processes 

Graduate supervision: 

Supervision of typically 5-6 Ph.D. students and 3-4 M.Eng. students

Professional activities: 

Senior Member of the IEEE, Alternate Warden of the Corporation of Seven Wardens (Camp 2, iron ring ceremonies), President of Coronado Systems (consulting in control engineering and automation)

Language(s) spoken: 
English
French/français