Midlam-Mohler, Shawn


Prof. Shawn Midlam-Mohler is a professor of practice in the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department.  His research interests are in the area of design, system modeling, applied controls, and systems engineering.  He has over one hundred patents and peer-reviewed publications and his main research focus is in the area of advanced automotive systems with a focus on energy and emissions.  His teaching interests range over courses covering design, simulation, project management, and system engineering.  He is actively involved in a range of service activities inside and outside his university including serving as an expert reviewer on government studies in the automotive sector, reviewing publications, and as a consultant to the automotive industry.


  • PH.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University, 2005
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University, 2001
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University, Wright State University, 1999
  • Professional Engineer, State of Ohio (Currently Inactive)
  • Project Management Professional, PMI (Currently Inactive)


  • Design of Complex Systems
  • Dynamic Systems Modeling
  • Applied Controls
  • Software Verification/Validation via xIL Processes
  • Model-Based System Engineering