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Burak Aksak
Burak Aksak, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7756

CV
  • Development of bio−inspired devices for adhesion, sensing, actuation and energy harvesting.
  • Multi−functional, self−sufficient systems which exploit the increased surface−to−volume ratio and the high sensitivity of micro/nano structures.
Ed Anderson
Ed Anderson, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.0362

CV
  • Student Learning
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy Conservation
Sang-Wook Bae
Sang-Wook Bae, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.4792

CV
  • Use of fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) composite materials in repair and strengthening of concrete structures
  • Performance improvement of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures through analytical and experimental investigation
  • Progressive collapse mitigation of concrete structures under external abnormal loads
  • Development of advanced repair and strengthening methods for corrosion-damaged concrete structures.
Mary Baker
Mary Baker, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.0065
  • Biomedical Signal Processing
  • Neuroimaging and Cognition
  • Medical Image Processing
Alan Barhorst
Alan Barhorst, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.4951

CV
  • Multi−Body, Elasto−Dynamics, and Control
  • Bio−Mechanics
  • Fluid−Structure Interaction
  • NDE (Acoustic Emission)
  • Parametric Optimization
  • Robotics
  • Vibrations
Stephen Bayne
Stephen Bayne, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.0526

CV
  • Power Electronics for Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Design of Compact Power Electronics Converters
  • Evaluation of Power Devices for Power Electronics & Pulse Power Applications
Jordan Berg
Jordan Berg, Ph.D.

Professor and Co-Director of Nano Tech Center
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.4332

CV
  • Modeling, Design, Control, and Fabrication of Microsystems
  • Control of Non−Linear Systems
  • Microsensors
  • Bifurcations, Unfoldings, and Singularities of Control Systems
Ayrton Bernussi
Ayrton Bernussi, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8583

CV
  • Propagation Losses in Silica−on−Silicon Waveguides
  • High−Power Laser Diodes
  • Lossless Propagation in Plasmon−Related Waveguides
  • Time Resolved Luminescence of Semiconductors
  • Silicon−on−Silica Nanodevices
Mario Beruvides
Mario Beruvides, Ph.D., P.E.

AT&T Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Management of Technology
  • Engineering Management
  • White-Collar/Knowledge Performance
  • Measurement
  • Production and Quality Systems Engineering
  • Applied Ergonomics
Sukalyan Bhattacharya
Sukalyan Bhattacharya, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7212
  • Low Reynold's Number Hydrodynamics
  • Turbulence and Turbulent Scalar Transport
  • Statistical Mechanics
Jerzy Blawzdziewicz
Jerzy Blawzdziewicz, Ph.D.

Associate Chair, Director of Graduate Studies, and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.0496

CV
  • Theoretical & Numerical Descriptions of Complex Materials Ranging From:
    • Colloidal Suspensions
    • Functional Nanocomposite Membranes
    • Metallic Glasses
    • Soft Biological Matter
Luciano Castillo
Luciano Castillo, Ph.D.

Don Kay and Clay Cash Foundation Engineering Chair in Wind Energy and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.4355

CV
  • Modeling & Experimental Wind Energy Array
  • Single−Blade Aerodynamics for Turbine Blades
  • Multi−Scale & Asymptotic Methods in Turbulent Boundary Layers
  • Experimental, Theoretical, & Numerical Fluid Mechanics
  • Forced Convection Heat Transfer
Jharna Chaudhuri
Jharna Chaudhuri, Ph.D., P.E.

Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.0508

CV
  • Luminescent Nano−Materials
  • Wide Band Gap Semiconductors
  • High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Synchrotron X−Ray Topography
  • High Resolution X−Ray Diffraction
Chau-Chyun Chen
Chau-Chyun Chen, Sc.D.

Jack Maddox Distinguished Engineering Chair in Sustainable Energy and Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.3098

CV
  • Molecular thermodynamics, Thermophysical properties and fluid phase equilibria, Process modeling and simulation
  • Petroleum crude characterization, Hydraulic fracturing and flow-back fluids
  • CO2 capture systems, Energy storage systems
  • Pharmaceutical solubility modeling
Yong Chen
Yong Chen, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Data-intensive computing
  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • High-performance computing
  • Cloud computing
  • Computer architectures
  • Systems software
Xinzhong Chen
Xinzhong Chen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.6794

CV
  • Bridge and Building Aerodynamics
  • Wind Engineering
  • Fatigue and Extreme Loads and Responses of Large Wind Turbines
  • Aeroelastic Instability of Onshore and Offshore Wind Turbines
  • Cable-Supported Bridges and Tall Buildings
  • Structural Dynamics and Random Vibration
  • Structural Reliability and Performance-Based Design
  • Codes and Standards
Hanna Cho
Hanna Cho, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7663
  • Nonlinear dynamics in micro/nanomechanical systems
  • Multi-physical dynamics arising in scanning probe microscopy systems
  • Micro/nanomechanical structures
Gordon Christopher
Gordon Christopher, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.4725

CV
  • Interfacial and bulk rheology using microfluidics and other novel techniques
Ming Chyu
Ming Chyu, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Chair, Director of Undergraduate Studies, and Professor; Coordinator of M.Eng. Healthcare Engineering Option
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8982

CV
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Thermal Fluid Sciences
  • Energy Systems
Theodore Cleveland
Theodore Cleveland, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.5101

CV
  • Hydrologic, Hydraulic, and Contaminant Transport Modeling Water Resource Systems Optimization
  • Contaminant Transport Modeling Water Resource Systems Optimization
  • Instrumentation
Weilong Cong
Weilong Cong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543
  • Rotary ultrasonic machining of high performance materials
  • Renewable energy manufacturing
  • Traditional and nontraditional machining processes in semiconductor manufacturing
  • Additive manufacturing of metal and composite materials
Tim Dallas
Tim Dallas, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.6856

CV
  • Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
  • Nanocoatings
  • Wireless Medical Devices
Mukaddes Darwish
Mukaddes Darwish, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.8712

CV
  • Construction Safety and Health
  • Risk Management
  • Engineering Education Development Techniques
  • Increasing Achievements of Under-Represented Groups in Science Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics
  • Green Building Materials and Techniques
  • Sustainable Development and Construction
James Dickens
James Dickens, Ph.D., P.E.

Charles Bates Thornton Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.7344
  • Grounding & Shielding
  • Explosive Pulsed Power
  • High−Power Microwaves
  • Electric Space Propulsion
  • Aerospace Electronics
Stephen Ekwaro-Osire
Stephen Ekwaro-Osire, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Programs, Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.742.3451

CV
  • Engineering Design
  • Vibrations
  • Orthopaedic Biomechanics
  • Engineering Education
David Ernst
David Ernst, M.E.

Interim Department Chair and Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.8657

CV
Atila Ertas
Atila Ertas, Ph.D.

Professor & Director of Transdisciplinary Studies
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.5788

CV
  • Transdisciplinary Design
  • Test Method Development
  • Experimental & Theoretical Study of Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Random Vibration
  • Acoustics
Amin Ettehadtavakkol
Amin Ettehadtavakkol, Ph.D.

Anadarko Professor in Petroleum Engineering and Assistant Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.6617

CV
  • Reservoir Engineering
  • Field-scale modeling of shale reservoirs
  • CO2-EOR and sequestration
Zhaoyang Fan
Zhaoyang Fan, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.6723

CV
  • Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Devices
  • Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion and Storage
Ismael Regis de Farias Jr.
Ismael Regis de Farias Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543
  • Operations Research
  • Optimization
  • Mixed-Integer Programming
Jennifer Farris
Jennifer Farris, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Teams
  • Performance Measurement
  • Product Development
  • Design and Management of Engineering
  • Service and Healthcare Operations
Clifford B. Fedler
Clifford B. Fedler, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.3964

CV
  • Environmental Processing
  • Mathematical Modeling
Richard Gale
Richard Gale, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Chair for Graduate Studies and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.0007
  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems Design
  • Nanowires
Michael Gelfond
Michael Gelfond, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation
  • Declarative programming
Tewodros Ghebrab
Tewodros Ghebrab, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.3218

CV
  • Performance of cement based materials under adverse environments
  • Effect of mineral/chemical admixtures on the structure-property relationships of cement based materials
  • Modeling of mechanical and physical properties of cementitious materials containing nano-size mineral admixtures
  • Effect of mineral admixtures on concrete containing recycled aggregates.
Michael Giesselmann
Michael Giesselmann, Ph.D., P.E.

Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.6841

CV
  • MW−Level Motor Drives
  • Compact Pulsed Power Distributed Railguns
  • Power Electronics
  • Pulsed Power
  • Power Systems
Harvinder Singh Gill
Harvinder Singh Gill, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.3682

CV
  • Micro− & Nano−Systems for Drug & Vaccine Delivery
  • Bio−Nanomaterials
  • Mucosal Vaccination
  • Immunomodulation
Bobby Green
Bobby Green, M.S.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.6747

CV
  • Circuit Theory, extension algorithms for the eigenvalue problem
  • Electric Power and Red Imported Fire Ants
  • Electric pulsed power and pulsed power modulators
  • Roadway lighting, Illumination, Luminance, and target Fourier spacial frequency and information content
  • Identifying techniques for Locating buried pipelines along TXDOT roadway right-of-way
  • Anti-penetration laboratory, Tyndall AFB, Florida
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Highly Compact Building Forms
Zhaoming He
Zhaoming He, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7480

CV
  • Heart−Valve Tissue Mechanics
  • Cardiovascular Mechano−Biology
  • Cardiovascular Medical Devices
Miao He
Miao He, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8962
  • Cyber-physical power systems
  • Monitoring and data fusion towards secure smart grids
  • Power system operations with high penetration of renewable resources
  • Online dynamic security assessment of power systems using PMU measurements
Ronald C. Hedden
Ronald C. Hedden, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.3557

CV
  • Polymer Science & Engineering: Networks, Gels, & Elastomers
  • Mechanical Phenomena in Liquid Crystalline Elastomers
  • Ionizable Hydrogels: From Basic Physics to Bio−Energy Applications
  • Polymer Nanoinfusion Processing
Lloyd Heinze
Lloyd Heinze, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.7784

CV
  • Petroleum Drilling
  • Production Engineering
Rattikorn Hewett
Rattikorn Hewett, Ph.D.

Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Intelligent data understanding
  • Network research and security
  • Software quality assurance
Simon Hsiang
Simon Hsiang, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.

Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Human Factors/Ergonomics
  • Cognitive Engineering
  • Occupational Biomechanics
  • Virtual Reality
  • Modeling and System Design
  • Data Mining
  • System Identification
  • Human Safety and Reliability
Qing Hui
Qing Hui, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7097

CV
  • Coordinated control and swarm optimization of large-scale physical network systems
  • Modeling, analysis, and algorithm design for threat detection and design experimental systems
  • Energy equipartition control and entropy-based optimization for cyber-physical network systems
  • Optimal, robust, and adaptive control for resilience of multi-layer and multi-dependent networks
  • Cybersecurity control based on hybrid and switched systems analysis and control techniques
Fazle Hussain
Fazle Hussain, Ph.D.

President's Distinguished Chair in Engineering and Science, Senior Adviser to the President, and Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7805

CV
  • Vortex dynamics, turbulence, and measurement techniques
  • Coherent structures in fluid turbulence
  • Holography
  • Flow noise and flow control
  • Cardiovascular dynamics
  • Modeling cancer growth
  • Nanomedicine and nanotechnology
Alexander Idesman
Alexander Idesman, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.2606

CV
  • Computational Mechanics Including:
    • Finite Element Method: Time−Integration Methods for Elastodynamics, Numerical Algorithms for Wave Propogation in Solids, and Numerical Algorithms for Nonlinear Problems
    • Multiscale Approach: Inelastic Materials at Small & Large Strains (Metals, Rocks, Polymers, Composite Materials), Phase Transitions & Twinning, and Contact Interaction
    • Metal Forming: Modeling of Technological Processes, Diamond Synthesis, and Design Optimization of High−Pressure Apparatuses
  • Continuum Mechanics
    • Constitutive Equations for Elastoplastic Materials at Finite Strains
    • Phase Transformations in Elastic & Inelastic Materials
    • Shape Memory Alloys
    • Strength & Durability of Materials & Structures
    • High−Pressure Mechanics
W. Andrew Jackson
W. Andrew Jackson, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Chair
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.6575

CV
  • Occurrence, Impact and Fate of Perchlorate
  • Biological wastewater pre-treatment for wastewater recycling
  • Fate of micro-contaminates in the environment
  • Crude oil fate in wetlands and marshes
  • Use and development of passive samplers for contaminant fate studies
Darryl James
Darryl James, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.3386

CV
  • Physical Simulation of Tornado−Like Vortices
  • Computational & Experimental Fluid Mechanics
  • Combined−Mode Heat Transfer & Fluid Mechanics
  • Turbulence−Enhanced Heat Transfer
Alan Jankowski
Alan Jankowski, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.5203

CV
  • Material Properties
  • Nanostructured Materials
  • Phase Transformations
  • Microstructure & Microscopy
  • Synthesis & Processing
  • Nanotechnology
Sheima Jatib-Khatib
Sheima Jatib-Khatib, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor (January 2015)
Dept. of CHE
Website
806.742.3553
  • Heterogeneous supported metal oxide catalysis, e.g. for production of propylene oxide
  • Membrane separation technology
  • Membrane reactors
Priyantha W. Jayawickrama
Priyantha W. Jayawickrama, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.0681

CV
  • Soil/Structure Interaction
  • Unsaturated Soil Behavior
  • Design and Construction of Earth Retaining Structures
  • Load Response Behavior of Culvert Systems
  • Design of Bridge Foundations
  • Design of Bridge Approach Systems
  • Improved Quality Control Protocols for Pavement Materials
Hongxing Jiang
Hongxing Jiang, Ph.D.

Horn Professor and Edward E. Whitacre Jr. Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.5739

CV
  • Semiconductors, Photonics, and Optoelectronics
  • III−Nitride Semiconductors (BN, AlN, GaN, InN & AlInGaN)
  • Radiation sensors
  • MOCVD Growth
  • Micro−Size Emitter Arrays
  • Solid−State Lighting
  • Energy−Conversion Devices
Tanja Karp
Tanja Karp, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8412

CV
  • Multirate Signal Processing
  • Multicarrier Communications
  • STEM, Engineering Education
Rajesh Khare
Rajesh Khare, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.0449

CV
  • Atomistic and Mesoscopic Simulations
  • Thermomechanical Properties of Crosslinked Polymers and their Nanocomposites
  • Rheology of Complex Fluids: Particle Rheology Simulations, Joint Lubrication
  • Biofuels: Enzymatic Hydrolysis of Cellulose
Jungkyu (Jay) Kim
Jungkyu (Jay) Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6106

CV
  • High-throughput gene/protein analysis
  • Biosensor and Bioelectronics
  • Programmable microfluidic platform
  • Point-of-Care diagnostics
  • Cell and Tissue engineering and Biomechanics
Golden Kumar
Golden Kumar, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8123

CV
  • Bio-inspired structures in metals
  • Materials properties at multiple scales: effect of size and structure
  • Unconventional nano-fabrication techniques
  • Environmental and health issues related to processing of nano-materials
Carla Lacerda
Carla Lacerda, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.4089
Gopal Lakhani
Gopal Lakhani, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Data compression
  • JPEG and JPEG XR standards
  • Entropy coding
  • Computer security
  • Access control implementation
William D. Lawson
William D. Lawson, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.4484

CV
  • Expansive/unsaturated soil behavior
  • Soil/structure interaction
  • Mechanically stabilized earth retaining walls
  • Compressed earth blocks
  • Pavement edge drop-offs
  • Pavement maintenance methods
  • Methodology for conducting forensic studies of residential foundation failures
Sang Lee
Sang Lee, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.1283

CV
  • Applications of emerging technologies for more efficient infrastructure management
  • Sustainable construction methods and materials in buildings and infrastructure systems
  • Engineering cost analysis of construction projects by applying a life-cycle cost analysis and/or a benefit-cost analysis
  • Development of risk management plan for better maintenance of built environments
  • Construction management education at a graduate level
  • Bidding strategy and bid-markup decision
Wei Li
Wei Li, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.2209

CV
  • Cell microenvironments, soft materials
  • Cell capture and release from polymer surface
  • High-throughput layer-by-layer (LbL) systems
  • Biomedical microdevices
Changzhi Li
Changzhi Li, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8682

CV
  • Doppler radar for biomedical and structural health monitoring
  • CMOS RF and analog circuits
  • Microwave circuits
Daan Liang
Daan Liang, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor and Interim Director of the National Wind Institute
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.0383

CV
  • Remote-Sensing Imagery
  • Post Storm Damage Assessment and Recovery
  • Wind Effects on Buildings and Structures
  • Wind Storm Damage Assessment Techniques
  • Agent-based Recovery Modeling
Donald Lie
Donald Lie, Ph.D.

Keh-Shew Lu Regents Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.2440

CV
  • Low−Power RF/Analog Integrated Circuits & System−on−a−Chip (SoC) Design and Test
  • Interdisciplinary Research on Medical Electronics, Biosensors, & Biosignal Processing
Todd Lillian
Todd Lillian, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8542

CV
  • Biophysics
  • Dynamics & Vibrations
  • Cable Dynamics
Sunho Lim
Sunho Lim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Green networking
  • Mobile software
  • Mobile data management
  • Embedded networked systems
Jingyu Lin
Jingyu Lin, Ph.D.

Horn Professor and Linda F. Whitacre Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.5383

CV
  • Semiconductors, Photonics, and Optoelectronics
  • III−Nitride Semiconductors (BN, AlN, GaN, InN & AlInGaN)
  • Radiation sensors
  • MOCVD Growth
  • Solid−State Lighting
  • Energy−Conversion Devices
Hongchao Liu
Hongchao Liu, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.7853

CV
  • Traffic operation and control
  • Focused on development and assessing operational and control strategies for optimal control of highway facilities
  • Intelligent transportation systems
  • Focused on application of AVL and other advanced technologies to bus transit systems and Fundamental traffic flow theory
  • Focused on car-following models
Noe Lopez-Benitez
Noe Lopez-Benitez, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Distributed and parallel computing systems
  • Fault−tolerant computing systems
  • Reliability, availability, and performance modeling
Yanzhang Ma
Yanzhang Ma, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.3633

CV
  • Diamond Anvil Cell High−Pressure Techniques
  • Laser−Heating High−Temperature Technique
  • Stress & Strain Under High−Pressure
  • Synchrotron X−Ray Measurement
  • High−Pressure Spectroscopy Measurements
  • High−Pressure & High−Temperature Phase Transformation
  • High−Pressure Synthesis
  • High−Pressure Electronic Properties
  • Nano−Materials
  • Energy & Superhard Materials
  • Behavior of Minerals Under High−Pressure & Temperature
John Mankowski
John Mankowski, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.3168

CV
  • Electric Space Propulsion
  • Liquid & Gas Discharge Physics
  • Railgun Technology
  • Explosive Pulsed Power
  • High−Power Microwave Generation
Jeremy Marston
Jeremy Marston, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.7012

CV
  • Ultra-high-speed imaging of fluid dynamics phenomena
  • Multiphase flows; wicking in powders and porous media
  • Waterless cleaning technologies for solar technologies
  • Water and oil encapsulations using hydrophobic and oleophobic particulates
Timothy Matis
Timothy Matis, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543
  • Operations Research
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Queuing Theory
  • Ad-hoc Communication Networks
  • Conceptual Learning Theories and Virtual Learning Environments
Tim Maxwell
Tim Maxwell, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8799

CV
  • Automotive Systems
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Wind Engineering
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
Gregory B. McKenna
Gregory B. McKenna, Ph.D.

Horn Professor and John R. Bradford Chair in Engineering
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.4136

CV
  • Small Molecule Interactions with Glassy Polymers
  • Torsion & Normal Force Measurements
  • Nanorheology & Nanomechanics
  • Melt & Solution Rheometry
  • Residual Stresses in Composite Materials
Kishor C. Mehta
Kishor C. Mehta, Ph.D., P.E.

Horn Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.742.3476

CV
  • Wind loads, damage analysis
  • Design for tornadoes and hurricanes
  • Interdisciplinary research and studies
  • Wind engineering
Susan A. Mengel
Susan A. Mengel, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Information retrieval, security, and assurance
  • Computer science education
Habib K. Menouar
Habib K. Menouar, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor and Graduate Advisor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.3452

CV
  • Reservoir Engineering & Simulation
  • Production Engineering
  • Reservoir Characterization & Formation Damage
Sunanda Mitra
Sunanda Mitra, D.Sc.

Horn Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8074

CV
  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Medical Imaging
  • Compression
Audra N. Morse
Audra N. Morse, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies and Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.742.3451

CV
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Water reclamation systems and Fate of personal products in treatment systems.
Stephen M. Morse
Stephen M. Morse, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.3268

CV
  • Window Glass Strength Design
  • Wind loads on Structures
  • Finite Element Modeling of Brittle Materials
  • Large Scale Data Processing and Data Mining
Hanna Moussa
Hanna Moussa, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6271

CV
  • Radiation safety and control
  • Dose and risk assessment
  • Radiation protection and detection
  • Radiation transport and modeling
  • Radiation shielding
  • Space radiation
  • Nuclear and radiological instrumentations
Mahshid R. Naeini
Mahshid R. Naeini, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.834.6243

CV
  • Computer Networks
  • Wireless and Sensor Networks
  • Distributed Computing Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Reliability/Performance Modeling
  • Applied Probability Theory and Game Theory
Ali Nejat
Ali Nejat, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.4065

CV
  • Modeling Dynamics of Post-disaster Recovery
  • Agent-based Modeling
  • System Dynamics
  • Infrastructure Management
  • Building Information Modeling
  • Transportation Construction Management
Andreas Neuber
Andreas Neuber, Dr. Eng., P.E.

AT&T Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8270

CV
  • HV Electric Breakdown
  • Gaseous Electronics
  • Materials Under Shock
  • High−Power Microwaves
  • Pulsed Power Technology
Sergey Nikishin
Sergey Nikishin, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8807

CV
  • Semiconductors (Si, Ge, III-V, chalcopyrites) and dielectrics
  • Light emitting and laser diodes, photodetectors, solar cells, and FETs
  • Epitaxial growth and semiconductor processing
  • Design and fabrication of nano- and micro- electronic and photonic devices
H. Scott Norville
H. Scott Norville, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.4534

CV
  • Strength and Behavior of Window Glass under Extreme Loading
  • Blast Resistant Glazing Design
  • Strength of Heat Treated Glass
  • Behavior of Triple Glazed Insulating Glass Units
  • Strength and Behavior of Laminated Glass with High Performance Interlayers
  • Development of Standards for Testing and Designing Window Glass
Nurxat Nuraje
Nurxat Nuraje, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor (January 2015)
Dept. of CHE
Website
806.742.3553
  • Enhanced oil recovery
  • Polymer thin films
  • Photocatalysts
  • Nanomaterials for renewable energy
Brian Nutter
Brian Nutter, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.6410

CV
  • Biomedical Imaging
  • Embedded Systems
Ranadip Pal
Ranadip Pal, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.8631

CV
  • Genomic Signal Processing
  • Stochastic Modeling & Control
  • Computational Biology
  • Image Processing
Ekarit Panacharoensawad
Ekarit Panacharoensawad, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.5475

CV
  • Multiphase flow assurance
  • Multiphase fluid flow and heat transfer
  • Wax, hydrate, scale, and asphaltene formation/deposition
  • High viscosity oil multiphase flow hydrodynamics
Michelle Pantoya
Michelle Pantoya, Ph.D.

J. W. Wright Regents Chair in Mechanical Engineering and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.3733

CV
  • Energetic Materials
  • Combustion
  • Experimental Heat Transfer
Siva Parameswaran
Siva Parameswaran, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8255
  • Designing better High frequency Oscillating Ventilators (HFOV) for critical care Pulmonary Medicine
  • Modeling far-wake development behind wind turbine with swirl
  • Developing computational models for turbine-turbine interaction in off-shore wind farms
  • Developing unsteady, turbulence models for accurate prediction of lift-coefficients for flow around bluff bodies
  • Numerical issues of a thermal model for a battery system
Patrick Patterson
Patrick Patterson, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.

Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Biomechanics
  • Physical Ergonomics
  • Cognitive Ergonomics
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Rehabilitation Engineering
Jingjing (Jenny) Qiu
Jingjing (Jenny) Qiu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8076

CV
  • Modeling & Simulation of Micro/Nano Flow
  • Multiscale Composites
  • Biological Materials
Ken A. Rainwater
Ken A. Rainwater, Ph.D., P.E., D.W.R.E.

Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.7775

CV
  • Water Resources Management
  • Groundwater Flow and Contaminant Transport
  • Groundwater Rights
  • Remediation of Contaminated Soil
  • Groundwater and Watershed Management
Vittal Rao
Vittal Rao, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.4293

CV
  • Electrical Energy Smart Grid Technologies
  • Smart Structural Systems
  • Tera−Hertz Technologies
  • Cyber Systems
  • Robust Control Systems
  • Data Fusion & Mining
Jahan Rasty
Jahan Rasty, Ph.D., P.E., M.B.A.

Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6571

CV
  • Materials Performance & Behavior Characterization
  • Component Failure Analysis & Investigation
  • Manufacturing
  • Mechanical Metallurgy
  • Numerical Modeling of Large−Strain Manufacturing Processes: Tube Drawing, Extrusion, Rolling, & Forging
  • High Strain−Rate and High Heating−Rate Characterization of Materials
  • Characterization of Materials Behavior Subject to Explosives Detonation
  • Effect of High−Velocity Impact on Materials Behavior & Performance
  • Friction & Slip−Resistance of Walkway Surfaces for Reduction of Slip−and−Fall Incidents
Danny Reible
Danny Reible, Ph.D., P.E.

Donovan Maddox Distinguished Engineering Chair and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.8050

CV
  • Contaminant fate and behavior in the environment
  • Modeling environmental processes
  • Assessment and management of contaminated sediments
  • Treatment and recycling of produced and flowback waters
  • Sustainable management of water resources
Beibei Ren
Beibei Ren, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6692

CV
  • Nonlinear System Control Methods and Algorithm Design:
    • Robust Control
    • Adaptive Control
    • Neural Networks
    • Boundary Control of Systems Modeled by PDEs
    • Real-time Optimization Using Extremum Seeking
  • Applications:
    • Helicopter Systems
    • MEMS
    • Marine/Offshore Systems
    • Laser Systems for Semiconductor Manufacturing
    • Wind Energy Systems and Smart Grid Integration
J. Nelson Rushton
J. Nelson Rushton, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527
  • Programming languages
  • Software engineering
  • Computing education
Al Sacco Jr.
Al Sacco Jr., Ph.D.

Dean of the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.742.3451

CV
  • Carbon filament initiation and growth
  • Transition metal and acid catalyst and their deactivation
  • Zeolite synthesis
Mohammed Saed
Mohammed Saed, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.7933

CV
  • Microwaves
  • Antennae
Hamed Sari-Sarraf
Hamed Sari-Sarraf, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.6702

CV
  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
Sanjaya Senadheera
Sanjaya Senadheera, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Interim Director, TechMRT
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.5815

CV
  • Pavement Engineering
  • Pavement Preservation
  • Asphalt-aggregate interaction
  • Materials education
  • Sustainable Design
  • Engineering Education
Hoyoung Seo
Hoyoung Seo, Ph.D., P.E.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.5690

CV
  • Foundation engineering
  • Analytical and numerical methods in geomechanics
  • Geotechnical instrumentation and monitoring
  • Development of in situ-test- and reliability-based design methods
  • Rock mechanics and rock engineering
  • Water jet applications in construction engineering
Jian Sheng
Jian Sheng, Ph.D.

Whitacre Endowed Chair in Mechanical Engineering and Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8458

CV
  • Complex Transport phenomenon near an oil-water interface
  • Hydrodynamic interactions of bacteria and micro-organisms with complex boundaries
  • Development of novel bio-inspired surfaces using Nano/micro-fabrication
  • Biofilm initiation and formation
  • Biological and biomedical fluid mechanics
  • Advanced sustainable energy systems
  • Turbulence and wall bounded flow phenomenon
  • Advanced laser diagnostic measurement technology
James Sheng
James Sheng, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.8477

CV
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • Development of unconventional resources
  • Well-Testing Analysis
  • Reservoir Simulation
Michael (Eonsuk) Shin
Michael (Eonsuk) Shin, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Software engineering
  • Self−managed software systems
  • Secure software engineering
  • Software product lines
Akbar Siami-Namin
Akbar Siami-Namin, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Software engineering, testing, and program analysis
  • Cyber security and secure programming
  • Energy−aware software engineering
  • Empirical software engineering
  • Statistical data analysis
Sindee L. Simon
Sindee L. Simon, Ph.D.

Whitacre Department Chair and Horn Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.8470

CV
  • Physics of the Glass Transition & Structural Recovery
  • Melting & the Glass Transition at the Nanoscale
  • Cure & Properties of Thermosets
Douglas A. Smith
Douglas A. Smith, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.6179

CV
  • Bluff body aerodynamics
  • Structural response to wind induced loading
  • Atmospheric boundary layer flows
  • Hurricane wind and surge damage prediction
  • Papercrete material usage and properties
James Smith
James Smith, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.

Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Occupational Ergonomics Including Work Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Workplace Design
  • Manual Materials Handling
  • Anthropometry
  • Human Strength Assessment
Milton Smith
Milton Smith, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543
  • Production Scheduling and Control Including Sequencing and Scheduling Algorithms
  • Simulation Modeling of Manufacturing Systems
  • Design and Evaluation of Production Systems
  • Impact Testing of Materials Including Hail and Explosive Propelled Objects
Craig Snoeyink
Craig Snoeyink, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.0539

CV
  • Microfluidics
  • Micro-Particle Tracking Velocimetry and Particle Image Velocimetry
  • Super-Resolution Imaging
  • Biomedical Imaging
Mohamed Soliman
Mohamed Soliman, Ph.D., P.E.

George P. Livermore Chair and Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.8078

CV
  • Fracturing
  • Reservoir Engineering
  • Well Test Analysis
  • Conformance
  • Numerical Simulation
Lianfa Song
Lianfa Song, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.4356

CV
  • Membrane Processes in Water Desalination and Reclamation
  • Characterization and Mitigation of Membrane Fouling
  • System Modeling and Optimization of Full-scale reverse osmosis (RO) processes
  • Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) for wastewater treatment
Annette Hernandez Uddameri
Annette Hernandez Uddameri, Ph.D., P.E.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.2617

CV
  • Sustainable watershed management through the development of scientifically rigorous consensus-driven decision making tools
    • Role of uncertainty
      • Climate change
      • Various model conceptualizations
    • Technology Transfer across international boundaries
    • Municipal - Agricultural water resource interactions
Venkatesh Uddameri
Venkatesh Uddameri, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor and Director, Water Resources Center
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.8340
  • Groundwater Modeling
  • Sustainable Water Resources Management
  • Conjunctive Surface Water-Groundwater Interactions
  • Water-Energy Nexus
  • Decision Support Systems for Water Resources Planning
  • Climate Change
Joseph Urban
Joseph Urban, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543
  • Software Engineering
  • Executable Specification Languages
  • Prototyping Software Systems
  • Web Based Software Tools
  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Languages
  • Data Engineering
  • Distributed Computing
Susan Urban
Susan Urban, Ph.D.

Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Distributed Data Management and Integration
  • Complex Event Processing
  • Integration of Event and Stream Processing
  • Distributed Rule and Transaction Processing
  • Active/Reactive Behavior in Distributed
  • Data-Centric Applications
  • Object-Oriented Data Modeling
Siva A. Vanapalli
Siva A. Vanapalli, Ph.D.

Associate Professor and Graduate Advisor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.1757

CV
  • Microfluidics
  • Fluid mechanics of drops, polymer solutions and cells
  • Tumor cell mechanics and cancer diagnostics
  • Devices for drug screening
  • Devices for C. elegans biology
Mark W. Vaughn
Mark W. Vaughn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.0451
  • Nitric Oxide in the Microcirculation
  • Membrane Transport of Small Molecules
  • Transport & Reaction in Concentrated Disperse System
Shiren Wang
Shiren Wang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Design and Manufacturing of Multifunctional Nanocomposites
  • Synthesis
  • Processing and Characterization of Low-Dimensional Nanomaterials
  • Nanotechnology-Enabled Energy Conversion and Storage
  • Nanomanufacturing
  • Modeling and Simulation of Manufacturing Process
Marshall Watson
Marshall Watson, Ph.D., P.E.

Department Chair, Roy Butler Chair, and Associate Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.7894

CV
  • Petroleum Reserves Evaluation and Economics
  • EOR in both New Reservoirs and Brownfields
  • Unconventional Reservoirs with an Emphasis on Coalbed Methane
Richard Watson
Richard Watson, Ph.D.

Director of Undergraduate Studies & Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation
  • Declarative programming
  • Intelligent agents
  • Common−sense reasoning
  • Multi−agent systems
Brandon Weeks
Brandon Weeks, Ph.D.

Associate Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.7450

CV
  • High Explosives
  • Scanning Probe Microscopy
  • Microcantilever−Based Sensors
  • Dip−Pen Nanolithography
  • Crystal Growth
Theodore F. Wiesner
Theodore F. Wiesner, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.1448

CV
  • Alternative Energy, Particularly Solar Energy Harvesting & Hydrogen Production
  • CO2 Mitigation
  • Chemical Process Simulation
  • Interactive Multimedia Lessons for Chemical Engineering
Moon Won
Moon Won, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.2248

CV
  • Concrete Pavement Design & Performance Evaluation
  • Concrete Materials Characterization
  • Forensic Investigations of Concrete Pavement Failures
  • Preservation and Rehabilitation of Rigid Pavement
  • Pavement Deterioration Mechanisms
Weile Yan
Weile Yan, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.3478

CV
  • Environmental applications and implications of nanomaterials.
  • Surface-mediated reactions and interactions in environmental systems.
  • Iron-based nanoparticles for groundwater and hazardous waste remediation.
James Yang
James Yang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6746

CV
  • Bioengineering, Biomechanics, & Bio−inspired Systems
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Robotic & Multibody Dynamic Systems
  • Traffic Safety Systems
  • Modeling & Simulation of Wellbore Systems
Changdong Yeo
Changdong Yeo, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.5452

CV
  • Phase transition and oxidation of carbon products under dynamic contact
  • Integrated research on mechanics and magnetic/electrical performance of materials
  • Atomic-scale & continuum scale simulation of thermomechanical material behavior
  • Surface coatings: corrosion and wear inhibitor under extreme environments
  • Dynamic adhesion mechanics of thin films
Yuanlin Zhang
Yuanlin Zhang, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation and reasoning
Hong-Chao Zhang
Hong-Chao Zhang, Ph.D., P.E.

Interim Department Chair and E.L. Derr Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
806.742.3543

CV
  • Sustainable Manufacturing
  • Green Manufacturing
  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Resource Efficiency Manufacturing
  • Remanufacturing
  • Environmentally Conscious Manufacturing
  • Life-Cycle Assessment
  • Energy Modeling of Manufacturing Processes
  • CAD/CAM, CAPP
Yu Zhuang
Yu Zhuang, Ph.D.

Director of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527

CV
  • Parallel computing
  • High performance memory system
  • Large scale computing
  • Data intensive computing
Delong Zuo
Delong Zuo, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.6535

CV
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Wind loading of Structures

Supporting Faculty

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Name and Title
Contact
Research
Guillermo Araya
Guillermo Araya, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7076

CV
  • CFD of Turbulent Incompressible & Compressible Flows
  • Wind Energy Array Modeling
  • DNS, LES, RANS, & URANS Turbulence Modeling
  • Heat Transfer
  • Flow Control
Richard Bateman
Richard Bateman, P.E.

Associate Professor of Practice
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.7479
  • Petrophysics
  • Well-Log Interpretation
Chijuan Hu
Chijuan Hu, M.A.S.

Assistant Professor of Practice
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.834.4613
  • Sustainable Energy, Energy Storage
  • Biotechnology, First and Second Generation Biofuels, Bioprocesses
Zeina Khan
Zeina Khan, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.742.3563

CV
  • Single cell mechanics and disease
  • Dynamics of multicellular organisms
  • Dynamics of complex fluids
Jeevan Maddala
Jeevan Maddala, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
806.742.3553

CV
Suhas Pol
Suhas Pol, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.4515

CV
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
  • Wind Energy
  • Urban Atmosphere
  • Experimental Methods
  • Neuro-muscular Control
Juliusz Warzywoda
Juliusz Warzywoda, Ph.D.

Senior Research Associate
Dept. of COE
Email
Website
806.834.2560

CV
  • Synthesis of zeolites and related microporous (zeotype) and mesoporous materials
  • Growth/preparation of nanoporous thin films and membranes
  • Photocatalysis using novel molecularly-selective titanosilicate and vanadosilicate materials
  • Zeolite/zeotype nucleation and crystal growth
Carsten Westergaard
Carsten Westergaard, Ph.D.

Professor of Practice
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.742.3563

CV
  • Wind energy technology and innovation
  • Aero-elasticity, Fluid structure interaction
  • Aerodynamics
  • Turbulence, fluid mechanics
  • Optical Measurement technology
  • Microfluidics

Emeritus Faculty

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Title
Contact
George Asquith, Ph.D., P.E.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.742.3573
M. M. Ayoub
M. M. Ayoub, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of IE
Robert M. Bethea
Robert M. Bethea, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
806.742.4087
Jon Bredeson
Jon Bredeson, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Kwong Shu Chao
Kwong Shu Chao, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Marion Otho Hagler
Marion Otho Hagler, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Thomas Krile
Thomas Krile, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Magne Kristiansen
Magne Kristiansen, Ph.D., P.E.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.7177
Harry W. Parker
Harry W. Parker, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
979.480.9462
Micheal E. Parten
Micheal E. Parten, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
James Riggs
James Riggs, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
512.796.5979
Richard Tock
Richard Tock, Ph.D., P.E.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Thomas F. Trost
Thomas F. Trost, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Darrell Lee Vines
Darrell Lee Vines, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
John Frank Walkup
John Frank Walkup, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Herald Winkler
Herald Winkler, Ph.D., P.E.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.7962
Klaus W. Zieher
Klaus W. Zieher, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE

Lecturers & Instructors

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Title
Contact
Colleen Berg
Colleen Berg, M.S., P.E.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6498
Dave Branson
Dave Branson, B.S., P.E.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.742.3563
Russell Carter
Russell Carter
Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
806.834.1397
Hossein Emadibaladehi
Hossein Emadibaladehi, Ph.D.
Instructor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.4536
Scott Fanning
Scott Fanning, B.S., P.E.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.742.3563
Talal Gamadi
Talal Gamadi, Ph.D.
Instructor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.7714
Gregory Gelfond
Gregory Gelfond, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527
George Gray
George Gray, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.2082
Ameri Gurley
Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
806.834.3594
Seon Han
Seon Han, Ph.D.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.7863
Jeff Hanson
Jeff Hanson, Ph.D.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.8650
Michael Helm
Michael Helm, Ph.D.
Instructor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
806.834.3049
Waylon House
Waylon House, Ph.D.
Instructor and Director of MRI-PAC
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
806.834.5896
Taeghyun Kang
Taeghyun Kang, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.392.8320
Michael Leaverton
Michael Leaverton, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.0821
Andrew Mosedale
Andrew Mosedale, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
806.834.6146
Batbold Myagmarjav
Batbold Myagmarjav, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.742.3527
Leon Shturman
Leon Shturman, M.Eng.
Instructor and Interim Engineering Graphics Coordinator
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.2786
David Spears
Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
806.834.1912
Larry Tanner
Larry Tanner, M.S.
Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
806.834.2320
Tony Vercellino
Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
806.834.8557
Edward Wertz
Edward Wertz, B.S.
Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
806.786.1782

Staff

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Title
Office
Contact
Mary Beth Abernathy
Mary Beth Abernathy
Unit Coordinator
Dept. of CHE
CHE 204
Email
806.834.7290
Cathy H. Allen
Cathy H. Allen
Senior Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014
Email
806.834.2618
Judy Bailey
Judy Bailey
Administrative Assistant
Dean`s Office
EC 100
Email
806.834.2573
Sylvia Bermea
Sylvia Bermea
Administrative Business Assistant, Murdough Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 215
Email
806.834.5445
Ronda Brewer
Unit Coordinator, SWPSC
Dept. of PE
TFPERB 231
Email
806.834.7937
Mackenzie Broughton
Mackenzie Broughton
Unit Coordinator, Career Services
Dean`s Office
EC 105
Email
806.742.3451
Travis Bruster
Travis Bruster
IT Support Technician I
Dean`s Office
EC 023
Email
806.742.3453
Michael Bullington
Student Assistant
Dept. of CHE
CHE 211
Email
806.834.8314
Richard Burgess
Richard Burgess
Research Associate, Murdough Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 215B
Email
806.834.8902
Margaret Ceja
Margaret Ceja
Advisor
Dept. of CEE
CEE 168
Email
806.834.6063
John Chandler
John Chandler
Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014B
Email
806.742.3451
Jackie Charlebois
Jackie Charlebois
Supervisor, Graduate Admissions
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224
Email
806.834.0333
Julie Chavez
Julie Chavez
Senior Office Assistant
Dept. of CS
EC 211
Email
806.834.1849
Karen Dillard
Karen Dillard
Development Officer
Dean`s Office
EC 100i
Email
806.742.3451
Alisa Dollar
Alisa Dollar
Administrative Assistant, Water Resources Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 203C
Email
806.834.3010
Amy Donnerberg
Amy Donnerberg
Program Coordinator, Distance Learning
Dean`s Office
EC 100C
Email
806.834.5709
Veronica Ellis
Veronica Ellis
Unit Supervisor
Dept. of ME
ME 102
Email
806.834.1808
Julie Farley
Julie Farley
Manager, Finance and Administration
Dean`s Office
EC 100N
Email
806.834.3017
Molly Fisher
Molly Fisher
Unit Coordinator, Enrichment and Diversity Services
Dean`s Office
EC 102
Email
806.834.7188
Marco Fornari
Marco Fornari
Engineer
Dept. of ME
ME 001
Email
806.834.0880
Glenn Gantt
Glenn Gantt
Development Officer (DFW)
Dean`s Office
Texas Tech DFW Office
Email
214.630.7471
Jacob Grace
Jacob Grace
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Dept. of ME
ME 140
Email
806.742.3463
Zaida Gracia
Zaida Gracia
Director of Special Projects
Dean`s Office
EC 100G
Email
806.742.3451
Megan Guajardo
Megan Guajardo
Administrative Assistant
Dean`s Office
EC 100
Email
806.834.8998
Brent Guinn
Brent Guinn
Senior Director, Distance Learning
Dean`s Office
EC 100C
Email
806.742.3451
Patti Harper
Patti Harper
Unit Coordinator, Murdough Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 215F
Email
806.834.0944
Kim Harris
Kim Harris
Editor, TechMRT
Dept. of CEE
CEE 167
Email
806.834.8136
Tom Heisey
Tom Heisey
Manager
Dean`s Office
EC 021
Email
806.742.3453
Cody Henley
Cody Henley
Academic Advisor
Dean`s Office
EC 102
Email
806.834.8611
De`Lila Holder
De`Lila Holder
Unit Associate Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014
Email
806.834.6961
Shannon Hutchison
Shannon Hutchison
Unit Manager
Dept. of CEE
CEE 191
Email
806.834.2462
Ronda Ingle
Ronda Ingle
Unit Coordinator
Dept. of ME
ME 101
Email
806.834.6906
Heather Johnson
Heather Johnson
Unit Coordinator, Business Manager
Dept. of PE
TFPERB 210B
Email
806.834.4662
Sara Kerr
Sara Kerr
Unit Coordinator, Development
Dean`s Office
EC 100J
Email
806.742.3451
Remi Kiwior
Remi Kiwior
Server Administrator III
Dean`s Office
EC 021
Email
806.742.3453
Jessica Lopez
Jessica Lopez
Development Officer
Dean`s Office
EC 100E
Email
806.742.3451
Jessica Lunsford
Jessica Lunsford
Graduate Advisor
Dept. of CS
EC 211A
Email
806.742.3527
Jennifer Maddox
Jennifer Maddox
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224
Email
806.834.0053
Suzette Mason
Suzette Mason
Unit Coordinator
T-STEM Center
EC 014
Email
806.834.4143
Patricia McCaleb
Patricia McCaleb
Unit Coordinator
Dept. of CHE
CHE 204
Email
806.834.6360
Joe McInerney
Senior Technician
Dept. of PE
PE 111
Email
806.834.0114
Janet McKelvey
Janet McKelvey
Senior Business Assistant
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224
Email
806.834.2843
Scott Millsap
Scott Millsap
Unit Coordinator, Payroll and Finances
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224
Email
806.834.8776
Isaac Mora
Isaac Mora
Senior Technician
Dept. of ME
ME 001
Email
806.834.3977
D`Maris Murillo
D`Maris Murillo
Academic Advisor
Dept. of ME
ME 140
Email
806.834.7634
Debra Nash
Debra Nash
Associate Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014
Email
806.834.4212
Alex Newsom
Alex Newsom
Academic Advisor
Dept. of CEE
CEE 168
Email
806.834.1444
Mike Nichols
Technician III
Dept. of CEE
CEE 191
Email
806.742.3523
Melissa Pena
Business Assistant, TechMRT
Dept. of CEE
CEE
Email
806.834.6101
Jamie Perez
Jamie Perez
Assistant Director, Student Services
Dean`s Office
EC 102A
Email
806.742.3451
Jerry J. Perez
Jerry J. Perez
IT Support Technician I
Dean`s Office
EC 021
Email
806.834.8217
Katelyn Perry
Katelyn Perry
Coordinator of Alumni and Donor Relations
Dean`s Office
EC 100J
Email
806.742.3451
Sonie Pinkert
Sonie Pinkert
Senior Business Assistant
Dept. of CEE
CEE 150
Email
806.834.6009
Mary Ann Potts
Mary Ann Potts
Executive Associate
Dept. of ME
ME 212
Email
806.834.6953
Chelsey Reed
Senior Specialist and Graduate Program Assistant
Dept. of PE
TFPERB 2H4
Email
806.834.5634
Tonette Rittenberry
Tonette Rittenberry
Unit Coordinator, Academic Services
Dean`s Office
EC 103
Email
806.742.3451
John Rivera
John Rivera
Assistant Academic Dean
Dean`s Office
EC 111
Email
806.834.0229
Patricia Rodriguez
Patricia Rodriguez
Undergraduate Advisor
Dept. of CS
EC 211B
Email
806.742.3527
Erica Romero
Erica Romero
Unit Coordinator and Graduate Academic Advisor
Dept. of ME
ME 101
Email
806.834.6562
Jeff Sammons
Jeff Sammons
Director, Marketing and Communications
Dean`s Office
EC 100H
Email
806.834.0879
Friedhelm Schneider
Senior Technician
Dept. of IE
Email
806.742.3543
Rita Schumacher
Senior Business Assistant
Dept. of CEE
CEE
Email
806.834.3216
Susan Sechrist
Susan Sechrist
Senior Business Assistant
Dept. of CEE
CEE 153
Email
806.834.4788
Susan E. Smith
Susan E. Smith
Senior Director of Development
Dean`s Office
Texas Tech Houston Office
Email
806.834.0815
Debbie Starcher
Debbie Starcher
Unit Coordinator
Dept. of CEE
CEE 171
Email
806.834.4476
Rumeysa Tekin
Rumeysa Tekin
Postdoctoral Associate
Dean`s Office
PE 103
Email
806.742.3453
John Thomas
John Thomas
Academic Advisor
Dept. of PE
Email
806.834.6749
Kristina Thompson
Kristina Thompson
Undergraduate Advisor
Dept. of CHE
CHE 211
Email
806.834.1012
Brad Thornhill
Unit Manager, Water Resources Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 015A
Email
806.834.1223
Becky Underwood
Becky Underwood
Administrative Business Assistant
Dean`s Office
EC 102
Email
806.834.2309
Julia Whitehead
Julia Whitehead
Senior Administrative Assistant (Houston)
Dean`s Office
Texas Tech Houston Office
Email
713.647.9600
Beverly Wiley
Senior Business Assistant
Dept. of IE
IE 201
Email
806.742.3543
Terry Wilson
Supervisor
Dept. of IE
IE 201
Email
806.742.3543
Larry Winfrey
Larry Winfrey
Director
Dean`s Office
EC 019
Email
806.742.3453
Jana Winter
Jana Winter
Project Manager
T-STEM Center
EC 014
Email
806.834.4581
Richard Woodcock
Richard Woodcock
Unit Coordinator, Lab Support
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224
Email
806.834.3095
Allison Wright
Allison Wright
Director, International Programs
Dean`s Office
EC 109
Email
806.742.3451
Shannon Younger
Shannon Younger
Lead Undergraduate Advisor
Dean`s Office
EC 107
Email
806.742.3451

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