Dr. Thomas A. Bon

Dr. Thomas Bon, Emeritus Associate Professor of Practice
Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
North Dakota State University
Ladd Hall 101G
NDSU Dept. 7620; PO Box 6050
Fargo ND  58108-6050
Phone: 701-231-7275
E-mail: thomas.bon@ndsu.edu

Curriculum Vitae




  • Ph.D. Engineering, North Dakota State University, 2003
  • M.S. Agricultural Engineering, North Dakota State University, 1980
  • B.S. Agricultural Engineering, North Dakota State University, 1977
  • Registered Professional Engineer
  • Teaching
  • Student Advising
  • Capstone Projects
  • Advisor to NDSU Student Branch of the ASABE
  • Co-Advisor to NDSU Tau Beta Pi (Engineering honor society)
  • Co-advisor for the ASABE ¼-Scale Tractor Group
  • Advisor to Sigma Phi Delta fraternity
Courses Taught
  • ABEN/ME 479/679, Fluid Power Systems Design
Expertise Areas
  • Computer Usage
  • Instrumentation
  • Electrical Usage
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Optimization
  • Machine Systems
  • Hydraulics
Current Research
  • Destructive Harvesting of Broccoli
  • Capstone Projects
Professional Memberships
  • American Society of Agriculture and Biological Engineer (ASABE)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • International Fluid Power Society (IFPS)
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