Faculty Profile

Tarunraj Singh.

Tarunraj Singh

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University at Waterloo, 1991

Professional experience:

  • Professor; Control Engineer, Nonlinear Estimation, Optimal Control; University at Buffalo

What mentoring means to me:

Mentoring for me is encompasses assisting freshman students, graduate students and new faculty in helping make their transition into their next endeavor as informative as possible. I have had mentor who have had a profound impact on my life and career and that drive my desire to pay it forward.

Topics I am willing to discuss with students:

Minority Experiences

  • Racial, ethnic, cultural and/or religious minority status and related discrimination.

Personal Circumstances

  • Caregiving for children.
  • Non-U.S. citizen or immigrant experiences.

Academic Culture

  • Decoding and demystifying academic culture and norms.