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Burak AksakBurak Aksak, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7756
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 AndersonEd Anderson, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0362
F: 806.742.3540
  • Student Learning
  • Heat Transfer
  • Energy Conservation
Sang-Wook BaeSang-Wook Bae, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4792
F: 806.742.3446
  • 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 BakerMary Baker, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0065
F: 806.742.1245
  • Biomedical Signal Processing
  • Neuroimaging and Cognition
  • Medical Image Processing
Alan BarhorstAlan Barhorst, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4951
F: 806.742.3540
  • Multi−Body, Elasto−Dynamics, and Control
  • Bio−Mechanics
  • Fluid−Structure Interaction
  • NDE (Acoustic Emission)
  • Parametric Optimization
  • Robotics
  • Vibrations
Stephen BayneStephen Bayne, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0526
F: 806.742.1281
  • Power Electronics for Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Design of Compact Power Electronics Converters
  • Evaluation of Power Devices for Power Electronics & Pulse Power Applications
Jordan BergJordan Berg, Ph.D.Professor and Co-Director of Nano Tech Center
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4332
F: 806.742.3540
  • Modeling, Design, Control, and Fabrication of Microsystems
  • Control of Non−Linear Systems
  • Microsensors
  • Bifurcations, Unfoldings, and Singularities of Control Systems
Ayrton BernussiAyrton Bernussi, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8583
F: 806.742.1245
  • 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 BeruvidesMario Beruvides, Ph.D., P.E.AT&T Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Management of Technology
  • Engineering Management
  • White-Collar/Knowledge Performance
  • Measurement
  • Production and Quality Systems Engineering
  • Applied Ergonomics
Sukalyan BhattacharyaSukalyan Bhattacharya, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7212
F: 806.742.3540
  • Low Reynold's Number Hydrodynamics
  • Turbulence and Turbulent Scalar Transport
  • Statistical Mechanics
Jerzy BlawzdziewiczJerzy Blawzdziewicz, Ph.D.Associate Chair, Director of Graduate Studies, and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0496
F: 806.742.3540
  • Theoretical & Numerical Descriptions of Complex Materials Ranging From:
    • Colloidal Suspensions
    • Functional Nanocomposite Membranes
    • Metallic Glasses
    • Soft Biological Matter
Luciano CastilloLuciano Castillo, Ph.D.Don Kay and Clay Cash Foundation Engineering Chair in Wind Energy and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4355
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 ChaudhuriJharna Chaudhuri, Ph.D., P.E.Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0508
F: 806.742.3540
  • Luminescent Nano−Materials
  • Wide Band Gap Semiconductors
  • High Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Synchrotron X−Ray Topography
  • High Resolution X−Ray Diffraction
Chau-Chyun ChenChau-Chyun Chen, Sc.D.Jack Maddox Distinguished Engineering Chair in Sustainable Energy and Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3098
F: 806.742.3552
  • 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 ChenYong Chen, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Data-intensive computing
  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • High-performance computing
  • Cloud computing
  • Computer architectures
  • Systems software
Xinzhong ChenXinzhong Chen, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6794
F: 806.742.3446
  • 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 ChoHanna Cho, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7663
F: 806.742.3540
  • Nonlinear dynamics in micro/nanomechanical systems
  • Multi-physical dynamics arising in scanning probe microscopy systems
  • Micro/nanomechanical structures
Gordon ChristopherGordon Christopher, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4725
F: 806.742.3540
  • Interfacial and bulk rheology using microfluidics and other novel techniques
Ming ChyuMing 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
P: 806.834.8982
F: 806.742.3540
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Thermal Fluid Sciences
  • Energy Systems
Theodore ClevelandTheodore Cleveland, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5101
F: 806.742.3449
  • Hydrologic, Hydraulic, and Contaminant Transport Modeling Water Resource Systems Optimization
  • Contaminant Transport Modeling Water Resource Systems Optimization
  • Instrumentation
Weilong CongWeilong Cong, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Rotary ultrasonic machining of high performance materials
  • Machining of semiconductor materials
  • Size reduction and ultrasonic pretreatment of cellulosic biomass for biofuels manufacturing
  • Additive manufacturing of carbon fiber reinforced composites
Tim DallasTim Dallas, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6856
F: 806.742.1245
  • Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)
  • Nanocoatings
  • Wireless Medical Devices
Mukaddes DarwishMukaddes Darwish, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8712
F: 806.742.1699
  • 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 DickensJames Dickens, Ph.D., P.E.Charles Bates Thornton Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7344
F: 806.742.1245
  • Grounding & Shielding
  • Explosive Pulsed Power
  • High−Power Microwaves
  • Electric Space Propulsion
  • Aerospace Electronics
Stephen Ekwaro-OsireStephen Ekwaro-Osire, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Programs, Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3451
F: 806.742.3493
  • Engineering Design
  • Vibrations
  • Orthopaedic Biomechanics
  • Engineering Education
David ErnstDavid Ernst, M.E.Interim Department Chair and Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8657
F: 806.742.1699
Atila ErtasAtila Ertas, Ph.D.Professor & Director of Transdisciplinary Studies
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5788
F: 806.742.3540
  • Transdisciplinary Design
  • Test Method Development
  • Experimental & Theoretical Study of Nonlinear Dynamics
  • Random Vibration
  • Acoustics
Amin EttehadtavakkolAmin Ettehadtavakkol, Ph.D.Anadarko Professor in Petroleum Engineering and Assistant Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6617
F: 806.742.3502
  • Reservoir Engineering
  • Field-scale modeling of shale reservoirs
  • CO2-EOR and sequestration
Zhaoyang FanZhaoyang Fan, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6723
F: 806.742.1245
  • 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
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Operations Research
  • Optimization
  • Mixed-Integer Programming
Jennifer FarrisJennifer Farris, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Teams
  • Performance Measurement
  • Product Development
  • Design and Management of Engineering
  • Service and Healthcare Operations
Clifford B. FedlerClifford B. Fedler, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3964
F: 806.742.3449
  • Environmental Processing
  • Mathematical Modeling
Richard GaleRichard Gale, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Chair for Graduate Studies and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0007
F: 806.742.1245
  • Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems Design
  • Nanowires
Michael GelfondMichael Gelfond, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation
  • Declarative programming
Tewodros GhebrabTewodros Ghebrab, Ph.D., P.E.Assistant Professor and Graduate Advisor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3218
F: 806.742.1699
  • 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 GiesselmannMichael Giesselmann, Ph.D., P.E.Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6841
F: 806.742.1245
  • MW−Level Motor Drives
  • Compact Pulsed Power Distributed Railguns
  • Power Electronics
  • Pulsed Power
  • Power Systems
Harvinder Singh GillHarvinder Singh Gill, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3682
F: 806.742.3552
  • Micro− & Nano−Systems for Drug & Vaccine Delivery
  • Bio−Nanomaterials
  • Mucosal Vaccination
  • Immunomodulation
Bobby GreenBobby Green, M.S.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6747
F: 806.742.1699
  • 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 HeZhaoming He, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7480
F: 806.742.3540
  • Heart−Valve Tissue Mechanics
  • Cardiovascular Mechano−Biology
  • Cardiovascular Medical Devices
Miao HeMiao He, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8962
F: 806.742.1245
  • 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. HeddenRonald C. Hedden, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3557
F: 806.742.3552
  • 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 HeinzeLloyd Heinze, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7784
F: 806.742.3502
  • Petroleum Drilling
  • Production Engineering
Rattikorn HewettRattikorn Hewett, Ph.D.Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Intelligent data understanding
  • Network research and security
  • Software quality assurance
Simon HsiangSimon Hsiang, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.E.L. Derr Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Human Factors/Ergonomics
  • Cognitive Engineering
  • Occupational Biomechanics
  • Virtual Reality
  • Modeling and System Design
  • Data Mining
  • System Identification
  • Human Safety and Reliability
Qing HuiQing Hui, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7097
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 HussainFazle 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
P: 806.834.7805
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 IdesmanAlexander Idesman, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2606
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 JacksonW. Andrew Jackson, Ph.D.Professor and Associate Chair
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6575
F: 806.742.3449
  • 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 JamesDarryl James, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3386
F: 806.742.3540
  • Physical Simulation of Tornado−Like Vortices
  • Computational & Experimental Fluid Mechanics
  • Combined−Mode Heat Transfer & Fluid Mechanics
  • Turbulence−Enhanced Heat Transfer
Alan JankowskiAlan Jankowski, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5203
F: 806.742.3540
  • Material Properties
  • Nanostructured Materials
  • Phase Transformations
  • Microstructure & Microscopy
  • Synthesis & Processing
  • Nanotechnology
Sheima Jatib-KhatibSheima Jatib-Khatib, Ph.D.Assistant Professor (January 2015)
Dept. of CHE
Website
P: 806.742.3553
F: 806.742.3552
  • Heterogeneous supported metal oxide catalysis, e.g. for production of propylene oxide
  • Membrane separation technology
  • Membrane reactors
Priyantha W. JayawickramaPriyantha W. Jayawickrama, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0681
F: 806.742.3488
  • 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 JiangHongxing Jiang, Ph.D.Horn Professor and Edward E. Whitacre Jr. Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5739
F: 806.742.1245
  • 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 KarpTanja Karp, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8412
F: 806.742.1245
  • Multirate Signal Processing
  • Multicarrier Communications
  • STEM, Engineering Education
Rajesh KhareRajesh Khare, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0449
F: 806.742.3552
  • 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) KimJungkyu (Jay) Kim, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6106
F: 806.742.3540
  • High-throughput gene/protein analysis
  • Biosensor and Bioelectronics
  • Programmable microfluidic platform
  • Point-of-Care diagnostics
  • Cell and Tissue engineering and Biomechanics
Golden KumarGolden Kumar, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8123
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 LacerdaCarla Lacerda, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4089
F: 806.742.3552
Gopal LakhaniGopal Lakhani, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Data compression
  • JPEG and JPEG XR standards
  • Entropy coding
  • Computer security
  • Access control implementation
William D. LawsonWilliam D. Lawson, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4484
F: 806.742.0444
  • 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 LeeSang Lee, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.1283
F: 806.742.1699
  • 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 LiWei Li, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2209
F: 806.742.3552
  • Cell microenvironments, soft materials
  • Cell capture and release from polymer surface
  • High-throughput layer-by-layer (LbL) systems
  • Biomedical microdevices
Changzhi LiChangzhi Li, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8682
F: 806.742.1245
  • Doppler radar for biomedical and structural health monitoring
  • CMOS RF and analog circuits
  • Microwave circuits
Daan LiangDaan Liang, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor and Interim Director of the National Wind Institute
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0383
F: 806.742.1699
  • 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 LieDonald Lie, Ph.D.Keh-Shew Lu Regents Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2440
F: 806.742.1245
  • Low−Power RF/Analog Integrated Circuits & System−on−a−Chip (SoC) Design and Test
  • Interdisciplinary Research on Medical Electronics, Biosensors, & Biosignal Processing
Todd LillianTodd Lillian, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8542
F: 806.742.3540
  • Biophysics
  • Dynamics & Vibrations
  • Cable Dynamics
Sunho LimSunho Lim, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Green networking
  • Mobile software
  • Mobile data management
  • Embedded networked systems
Jingyu LinJingyu Lin, Ph.D.Horn Professor and Linda F. Whitacre Chair in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5383
F: 806.742.3537
  • Semiconductors, Photonics, and Optoelectronics
  • III−Nitride Semiconductors (BN, AlN, GaN, InN & AlInGaN)
  • Radiation sensors
  • MOCVD Growth
  • Solid−State Lighting
  • Energy−Conversion Devices
Hongchao LiuHongchao Liu, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7853
F: 806.742.4168
  • 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-BenitezNoe Lopez-Benitez, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Distributed and parallel computing systems
  • Fault−tolerant computing systems
  • Reliability, availability, and performance modeling
Yanzhang MaYanzhang Ma, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3633
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 MankowskiJohn Mankowski, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3168
F: 806.742.1281
  • Electric Space Propulsion
  • Liquid & Gas Discharge Physics
  • Railgun Technology
  • Explosive Pulsed Power
  • High−Power Microwave Generation
Jeremy MarstonJeremy Marston, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7012
F: 806.742.3552
  • 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 MatisTimothy Matis, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Operations Research
  • Stochastic Processes
  • Queuing Theory
  • Ad-hoc Communication Networks
  • Conceptual Learning Theories and Virtual Learning Environments
Tim MaxwellTim Maxwell, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8799
F: 806.742.3540
  • Automotive Systems
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Wind Engineering
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
Gregory B. McKennaGregory B. McKenna, Ph.D.Horn Professor and John R. Bradford Chair in Engineering
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4136
F: 806.742.3552
  • Small Molecule Interactions with Glassy Polymers
  • Torsion & Normal Force Measurements
  • Nanorheology & Nanomechanics
  • Melt & Solution Rheometry
  • Residual Stresses in Composite Materials
Kishor C. MehtaKishor C. Mehta, Ph.D., P.E.Horn Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3476
F: 806.742.3446
  • Wind loads, damage analysis
  • Design for tornadoes and hurricanes
  • Interdisciplinary research and studies
  • Wind engineering
Susan A. MengelSusan A. Mengel, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Information retrieval, security, and assurance
  • Computer science education
Habib K. MenouarHabib K. Menouar, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor and Graduate Advisor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3452
F: 806.742.3502
  • Reservoir Engineering & Simulation
  • Production Engineering
  • Reservoir Characterization & Formation Damage
Sunanda MitraSunanda Mitra, D.Sc.Horn Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8074
F: 806.742.1245
  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Medical Imaging
  • Compression
Audra N. MorseAudra N. Morse, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies and Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3451
F: 806.742.3493
  • Water and Wastewater Treatment
  • Water reclamation systems and Fate of personal products in treatment systems.
Stephen M. MorseStephen M. Morse, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3268
F: 806.742.3446
  • Window Glass Strength Design
  • Wind loads on Structures
  • Finite Element Modeling of Brittle Materials
  • Large Scale Data Processing and Data Mining
Hanna MoussaHanna Moussa, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6271
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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. NaeiniMahshid R. Naeini, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6243
F: 806.742.3519
  • Computer Networks
  • Wireless and Sensor Networks
  • Distributed Computing Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Reliability/Performance Modeling
  • Applied Probability Theory and Game Theory
Ali NejatAli Nejat, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4065
F: 806.742.1699
  • Modeling Dynamics of Post-disaster Recovery
  • Agent-based Modeling
  • System Dynamics
  • Infrastructure Management
  • Building Information Modeling
  • Transportation Construction Management
Andreas NeuberAndreas Neuber, Dr. Eng., P.E.AT&T Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8270
F: 806.742.1281
  • HV Electric Breakdown
  • Gaseous Electronics
  • Materials Under Shock
  • High−Power Microwaves
  • Pulsed Power Technology
Sergey NikishinSergey Nikishin, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8807
F: 806.742.1245
  • 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 NorvilleH. Scott Norville, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4534
F: 806.742.3488
  • 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 NurajeNurxat Nuraje, Ph.D.Assistant Professor (January 2015)
Dept. of CHE
Website
P: 806.742.3553
F: 806.742.3552
  • Enhanced oil recovery
  • Polymer thin films
  • Photocatalysts
  • Nanomaterials for renewable energy
Brian NutterBrian Nutter, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies and Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6410
F: 806.742.1245
  • Biomedical Imaging
  • Embedded Systems
Ranadip PalRanadip Pal, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8631
F: 806.742.1245
  • Genomic Signal Processing
  • Stochastic Modeling & Control
  • Computational Biology
  • Image Processing
Ekarit PanacharoensawadEkarit Panacharoensawad, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5475
F: 806.742.3502
  • Multiphase flow assurance
  • Multiphase fluid flow and heat transfer
  • Wax, hydrate, scale, and asphaltene formation/deposition
  • High viscosity oil multiphase flow hydrodynamics
Michelle PantoyaMichelle Pantoya, Ph.D.J. W. Wright Regents Chair in Mechanical Engineering and Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3733
F: 806.742.3540
  • Energetic Materials
  • Combustion
  • Experimental Heat Transfer
Siva ParameswaranSiva Parameswaran, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8255
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 PattersonPatrick Patterson, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Biomechanics
  • Physical Ergonomics
  • Cognitive Ergonomics
  • Computational Intelligence
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Rehabilitation Engineering
Jingjing (Jenny) QiuJingjing (Jenny) Qiu, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8076
F: 806.742.3540
  • Modeling & Simulation of Micro/Nano Flow
  • Multiscale Composites
  • Biological Materials
Ken A. RainwaterKen A. Rainwater, Ph.D., P.E., D.W.R.E.Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7775
F: 806.742.3449
  • Water Resources Management
  • Groundwater Flow and Contaminant Transport
  • Groundwater Rights
  • Remediation of Contaminated Soil
  • Groundwater and Watershed Management
Vittal RaoVittal Rao, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4293
F: 806.742.1245
  • Electrical Energy Smart Grid Technologies
  • Smart Structural Systems
  • Tera−Hertz Technologies
  • Cyber Systems
  • Robust Control Systems
  • Data Fusion & Mining
Jahan RastyJahan Rasty, Ph.D., P.E., M.B.A.Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6571
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 ReibleDanny Reible, Ph.D., P.E.Donovan Maddox Distinguished Engineering Chair and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8050
F: 806.742.3488
  • 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 RenBeibei Ren, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6692
F: 806.742.3540
  • Nonlinear System Control Methods and Algorithm Design:
    • 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
J. Nelson RushtonJ. Nelson Rushton, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • 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
P: 806.742.3451
F: 806.742.3493
  • Carbon filament initiation and growth
  • Transition metal and acid catalyst and their deactivation
  • Zeolite synthesis
Mohammed SaedMohammed Saed, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7933
F: 806.742.1245
  • Microwaves
  • Antennae
Hamed Sari-SarrafHamed Sari-Sarraf, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6702
F: 806.742.1245
  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
Sanjaya SenadheeraSanjaya Senadheera, Ph.D.Associate Professor and Interim Director, TechMRT
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5815
F: 806.742.3448
  • Pavement Engineering
  • Pavement Preservation
  • Asphalt-aggregate interaction
  • Materials education
  • Sustainable Design
  • Engineering Education
Hoyoung SeoHoyoung Seo, Ph.D., P.E.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5690
F: 806.742.3488
  • 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 ShengJian Sheng, Ph.D.Whitacre Endowed Chair in Mechanical Engineering and Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8458
F: 806.742.3540
  • 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 ShengJames Sheng, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8477
F: 806.742.3502
  • Enhanced Oil Recovery
  • Development of unconventional resources
  • Well-Testing Analysis
  • Reservoir Simulation
Michael (Eonsuk) ShinMichael (Eonsuk) Shin, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Software engineering
  • Self−managed software systems
  • Secure software engineering
  • Software product lines
Akbar Siami-NaminAkbar Siami-Namin, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Software engineering, testing, and program analysis
  • Cyber security and secure programming
  • Energy−aware software engineering
  • Empirical software engineering
  • Statistical data analysis
Sindee L. SimonSindee L. Simon, Ph.D.Whitacre Department Chair and Horn Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8470
F: 806.742.3552
  • Physics of the Glass Transition & Structural Recovery
  • Melting & the Glass Transition at the Nanoscale
  • Cure & Properties of Thermosets
Douglas A. SmithDouglas A. Smith, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6179
F: 806.742.3446
  • 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 SmithJames Smith, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • Occupational Ergonomics Including Work Physiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Workplace Design
  • Manual Materials Handling
  • Anthropometry
  • Human Strength Assessment
Milton SmithMilton Smith, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • 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 SnoeyinkCraig Snoeyink, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0539
F: 806.742.3540
  • Microfluidics
  • Micro-Particle Tracking Velocimetry and Particle Image Velocimetry
  • Super-Resolution Imaging
  • Biomedical Imaging
Mohamed SolimanMohamed Soliman, Ph.D., P.E.George P. Livermore Chair and Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8078
F: 806.742.3502
  • Fracturing
  • Reservoir Engineering
  • Well Test Analysis
  • Conformance
  • Numerical Simulation
Lianfa SongLianfa Song, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4356
F: 806.742.3448
  • 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 UddameriAnnette Hernandez Uddameri, Ph.D., P.E.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2617
F: 806.742.3449
  • 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 UddameriVenkatesh Uddameri, Ph.D., P.E.Professor and Director, Water Resources Center
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8340
F: 806.742.3449
  • Groundwater Modeling
  • Sustainable Water Resources Management
  • Conjunctive Surface Water-Groundwater Interactions
  • Water-Energy Nexus
  • Decision Support Systems for Water Resources Planning
  • Climate Change
Joseph UrbanJoseph Urban, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3511
  • Software Engineering
  • Executable Specification Languages
  • Prototyping Software Systems
  • Web Based Software Tools
  • Cybersecurity
  • Computer Languages
  • Data Engineering
  • Distributed Computing
Susan UrbanSusan Urban, Ph.D.Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • 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. VanapalliSiva A. Vanapalli, Ph.D.Associate Professor and Graduate Advisor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.1757
F: 806.742.3552
  • 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. VaughnMark W. Vaughn, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0451
F: 806.742.3552
  • Nitric Oxide in the Microcirculation
  • Membrane Transport of Small Molecules
  • Transport & Reaction in Concentrated Disperse System
Shiren WangShiren Wang, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • 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 WatsonMarshall Watson, Ph.D., P.E.Department Chair, Roy Butler Chair, and Associate Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7894
F: 806.742.3502
  • Petroleum Reserves Evaluation and Economics
  • EOR in both New Reservoirs and Brownfields
  • Unconventional Reservoirs with an Emphasis on Coalbed Methane
Richard WatsonRichard Watson, Ph.D.Director of Undergraduate Studies & Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation
  • Declarative programming
  • Intelligent agents
  • Common−sense reasoning
  • Multi−agent systems
Brandon WeeksBrandon Weeks, Ph.D.Associate Department Chair and Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7450
F: 806.742.3552
  • High Explosives
  • Scanning Probe Microscopy
  • Microcantilever−Based Sensors
  • Dip−Pen Nanolithography
  • Crystal Growth
Theodore F. WiesnerTheodore F. Wiesner, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.1448
F: 806.742.3552
  • Alternative Energy, Particularly Solar Energy Harvesting & Hydrogen Production
  • CO2 Mitigation
  • Chemical Process Simulation
  • Interactive Multimedia Lessons for Chemical Engineering
Moon WonMoon Won, Ph.D., P.E.Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2248
F: 806.742.3448
  • Concrete Pavement Design & Performance Evaluation
  • Concrete Materials Characterization
  • Forensic Investigations of Concrete Pavement Failures
  • Preservation and Rehabilitation of Rigid Pavement
  • Pavement Deterioration Mechanisms
Weile YanWeile Yan, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3478
F: 806.742.3449
  • Environmental applications and implications of nanomaterials.
  • Surface-mediated reactions and interactions in environmental systems.
  • Iron-based nanoparticles for groundwater and hazardous waste remediation.
James YangJames Yang, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6746
F: 806.742.3540
  • Bioengineering, Biomechanics, & Bio−inspired Systems
  • Healthcare Engineering
  • Robotic & Multibody Dynamic Systems
  • Traffic Safety Systems
  • Modeling & Simulation of Wellbore Systems
Changdong YeoChangdong Yeo, Ph.D.Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5452
F: 806.742.3540
  • Contact mechanics at micro/nano-scale systems
  • Integrated research on continuum mechanics and magnetic/electrical performance of materials
  • Hyper speed contact and wear of metallic materials used in defense applications
  • Theoretical and experimental study of dynamic adhesion mechanics
Yuanlin ZhangYuanlin Zhang, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Artificial intelligence
  • Knowledge representation and reasoning
Hong-Chao ZhangHong-Chao Zhang, Ph.D., P.E.Interim Department Chair and E.L. Derr Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
  • 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 ZhuangYu Zhuang, Ph.D.Director of Graduate Studies and Associate Professor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
  • Parallel computing
  • High performance memory system
  • Large scale computing
  • Data intensive computing
Delong ZuoDelong Zuo, Ph.D.Associate Professor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6535
F: 806.742.3446
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Wind loading of Structures

Supporting Faculty

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Guillermo ArayaGuillermo Araya, Ph.D.Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7076
F: 806.742.3540
  • CFD of Turbulent Incompressible & Compressible Flows
  • Wind Energy Array Modeling
  • DNS, LES, RANS, & URANS Turbulence Modeling
  • Heat Transfer
  • Flow Control
Richard BatemanRichard Bateman, P.E.Associate Professor of Practice
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7479
F: 806.742.3502
  • Petrophysics
  • Well-Log Interpretation
Chijuan HuChijuan Hu, M.A.S.Assistant Professor of Practice
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4613
F: 806.742.3552
  • Sustainable Energy, Energy Storage
  • Biotechnology, First and Second Generation Biofuels, Bioprocesses
Zeina KhanZeina Khan, Ph.D.Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
  • Single cell mechanics and disease
  • Dynamics of multicellular organisms
  • Dynamics of complex fluids
Jeevan MaddalaJeevan Maddala, Ph.D.Research Assistant Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3553
F: 806.742.3552
Juliusz WarzywodaJuliusz Warzywoda, Ph.D.Senior Research Associate
Dept. of COE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2560
F: 806.742.3493
  • 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 WestergaardCarsten Westergaard, Ph.D.Professor of Practice
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
  • Wind energy technology and innovation
  • Aero-elasticity, Fluid structure interaction
  • Aerodynamics
  • Turbulence, fluid mechanics
  • Optical Measurement technology
  • Microfluidics

Adjunct Faculty

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Sabine BaumannSabine Baumann, Ph.D.Adjunct Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.3411
Jamie ChapmanJamie Chapman, Ph.D.Adjunct Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
Olkan Cuvalci, Ph.D.Adjunct Instructor
Dept. of ME

P: 408.563.8301
Albert GiussaniAlbert Giussani, M.S.Adjunct Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 803.834.4955
F: 806.742.3502
Micah GreenMicah Green, Ph.D.Adjunct Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
Javad HashemiJavad Hashemi, Ph.D.Adjunct Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
Karlene HooKarlene Hoo, Ph.D.Adjunct Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
Valery LevitasValery Levitas, Ph.D.Adjunct Instructor
Dept. of ME
Raul Martinez-ZaguilanRaul Martinez-Zaguilan, Ph.D.Adjunct Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
Barbara MilletBarbara Millet, Ph.D.Adjunct Assistant Professor
Dept. of IE
Raghunathan RengasamyRaghunathan Rengasamy, Ph.D.Adjunct Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Website
Iris RiveroIris Rivero, Ph.D.Adjunct Associate Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 515.294.7944
F: 515.294.3524
Joel RobinettAdjunct Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
P: 806.834.4647
F: 806.742.3488
Robello SamuelRobello Samuel, Ph.D.Adjunct Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3573
F: 806.742.3502
James SimontonJames Simonton, Ph.D.Adjunct Assistant Professor
Dept. of IE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3543
F: 806.742.1245
Derrick TateDerrick Tate, Ph.D.Adjunct Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
Ravi VadapalliRavi Vadapalli, Ph.D.Adjunct Professor and Research Scientist for the HPCC
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.4350
F: 806.742.3548

Emeritus Faculty

PhotoNameTitleContact
George Asquith, Ph.D., P.E.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
M. M. AyoubM. M. Ayoub, Ph.D., P.E., C.P.E.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of IE
Robert M. BetheaRobert M. Bethea, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Jon BredesonJon Bredeson, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Kwong Shu Chao, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Marion Otho HaglerMarion Otho Hagler, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Thomas KrileThomas Krile, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Magne KristiansenMagne Kristiansen, Ph.D., P.E.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
Harry W. ParkerHarry W. Parker, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Micheal E. PartenMicheal E. Parten, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
James RiggsJames Riggs, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Richard TockRichard Tock, Ph.D., P.E.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of CHE
Email
Thomas F. TrostThomas F. Trost, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Darrell Lee VinesDarrell Lee Vines, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
John Frank WalkupJohn Frank Walkup, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE
Herald WinklerHerald Winkler, Ph.D., P.E.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
Klaus W. ZieherKlaus W. Zieher, Ph.D.Emeritus Professor
Dept. of ECE

Lecturers & Instructors

PhotoNameTitleContact
Colleen BergColleen Berg, M.S., P.E.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6498
F: 806.742.3540
Dave BransonDave Branson, B.S., P.E.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
Russell CarterInstructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Hossein EmadibaladehiHossein Emadibaladehi, Ph.D.Instructor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.4536
F: 806.742.3502
Scott FanningScott Fanning, B.S., P.E.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3563
F: 806.742.3540
Davis FordDavis Ford, Ph.D., P.E.Visiting Professor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3573
F: 806.742.3502
Talal GamadiTalal Gamadi, Ph.D.Instructor
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7714
F: 806.742.3502
Gregory GelfondGregory Gelfond, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
George GrayGeorge Gray, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2082
F: 806.742.3540
Ameri GurleyInstructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Seon HanSeon Han, Ph.D.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.7863
F: 806.742.3540
Jeff HansonJeff Hanson, Ph.D.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.8650
F: 806.742.3540
Michael HelmMichael Helm, Ph.D.Instructor
Dept. of ECE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.3049
F: 806.742.3519
Waylon HouseWaylon House, Ph.D.Instructor and Director of MRI-PAC
Dept. of PE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.5896
F: 806.742.3502
Taeghyun KangTaeghyun Kang, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.392.8320
F: 806.742.3519
Michael LeavertonMichael Leaverton, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.0821
F: 806.742.1699
Andrew MosedaleAndrew Mosedale, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of ME
Email
Website
P: 806.834.6146
F: 806.742.3540
Batbold MyagmarjavBatbold Myagmarjav, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.742.3527
F: 806.742.3519
Leon ShturmanLeon Shturman, M.Eng.Instructor and Interim Engineering Graphics Coordinator
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2786
F: 806.742.1699
David SpearsInstructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Larry TannerLarry Tanner, M.S.Instructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Website
P: 806.834.2320
F: 806.742.1699
Tony VercellinoInstructor
Dept. of CEE
Email
Edward WertzEdward Wertz, B.S.Instructor
Dept. of CS
Email
Website
P: 806.786.1782
F: 806.742.3519

Staff

PhotoFirst NameLast NameTitleOfficePhoneEmail
Mary Beth AbernathyMary BethAbernathyUnit Coordinator
Dept. of CHE
CHE 204806.834.7290marybeth.abernathy@ttu.edu
Chandon AhmadChandonAhmadSenior Analyst
Dept. of CHE
CHE 204806.834.7024chandon.ahmad@ttu.edu
Cathy H. AllenCathy H.AllenSenior Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014806.834.2618cathy.h.allen@ttu.edu
Judy BaileyJudyBaileyAdministrative Assistant
Dean`s Office
EC 100806.834.2573judy.bailey@ttu.edu
Sylvia BermeaSylviaBermeaAdministrative Business Assistant, Murdough Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 215806.834.5445sylvia.bermea@ttu.edu
RondaBrewerUnit Coordinator, SWPSC
Dept. of PE
TFPERB 231806.834.7937ronda.brewer@ttu.edu
Mackenzie BroughtonMackenzieBroughtonUnit Coordinator, Career Services
Dean`s Office
EC 105806.742.3451mackenzie.broughton@ttu.edu
Travis BrusterTravisBrusterIT Support Technician I
Dean`s Office
EC 023806.742.3453travis.bruster@ttu.edu
MichaelBullingtonStudent Assistant
Dept. of CHE
CHE 211806.834.8314michael.bullington@ttu.edu
Richard BurgessRichardBurgessResearch Associate, Murdough Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 215B806.834.8902richard.burgess@ttu.edu
Margaret CejaMargaretCejaAdvisor
Dept. of CEE
CEET 225C806.834.6063margaret.ceja@ttu.edu
John ChandlerJohnChandlerDirector
T-STEM Center
EC 014B806.742.3451john.chandler@ttu.edu
Jackie CharleboisJackieCharleboisSupervisor, Graduate Admissions
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224806.834.0333jackie.charlebois@ttu.edu
Julie ChavezJulieChavezSenior Office Assistant
Dept. of CS
EC 211806.834.1849juliana.chavez@ttu.edu
Karen DillardKarenDillardDevelopment Officer
Dean`s Office
EC 100i806.742.3451karen.dillard@ttu.edu
Alisa DollarAlisaDollarAdministrative Assistant, Water Resources Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 203C806.834.3010alisa.dollar@ttu.edu
Amy DonnerbergAmyDonnerbergProgram Coordinator, Distance Learning
Dean`s Office
EC 100C806.834.5709amy.donnerberg@ttu.edu
Veronica EllisVeronicaEllisUnit Supervisor
Dept. of ME
ME 102806.834.1808veronica.ellis@ttu.edu
Julie FarleyJulieFarleyManager, Finance and Administration
Dean`s Office
EC 100N806.834.3017julie.farley@ttu.edu
Molly FisherMollyFisherUnit Coordinator, Enrichment and Diversity Services
Dean`s Office
EC 102806.834.7188molly.b.fisher@ttu.edu
Marco FornariMarcoFornariEngineer
Dept. of ME
ME 001806.834.0880marco.fornari@ttu.edu
Glenn GanttGlennGanttDevelopment Officer (DFW)
Dean`s Office
Texas Tech DFW Office214.630.7471glenn.gantt@ttu.edu
Jacob GraceJacobGraceUndergraduate Academic Advisor
Dept. of ME
ME 140806.742.3463jacob.grace@ttu.edu
Zaida GraciaZaidaGraciaDirector of Special Projects
Dean`s Office
EC 100G806.742.3451zaida.gracia@ttu.edu
Megan GuajardoMeganGuajardoAdministrative Assistant
Dean`s Office
EC 100806.834.8998megan.guajardo@ttu.edu
Brent GuinnBrentGuinnSenior Director, Distance Learning
Dean`s Office
EC 100C806.742.3451brent.guinn@ttu.edu
Patti HarperPattiHarperUnit Coordinator, Murdough Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 215F806.834.0944Patti.Harper@ttu.edu
Kim HarrisKimHarrisEditor, TechMRT
Dept. of CEE
CEE 167806.834.8136kim.harris@ttu.edu
Tom HeiseyTomHeiseyManager
Dean`s Office
EC 021806.742.3453tom.heisey@ttu.edu
Cody HenleyCodyHenleyAcademic Advisor
Dean`s Office
EC 102806.834.8611cody.henley@ttu.edu
De`Lila HolderDe`LilaHolderUnit Associate Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014806.834.6961delila.holder@ttu.edu
Shannon HutchisonShannonHutchisonUnit Manager
Dept. of CEE
CEE 191806.834.2462shannon.hutchison@ttu.edu
Ronda IngleRondaIngleUnit Coordinator
Dept. of ME
ME 101806.834.6906ronda.ingle@ttu.edu
Heather JohnsonHeatherJohnsonUnit Coordinator, Business Manager
Dept. of PE
TFPERB 210B806.834.4662H.L.Johnson@ttu.edu
Sara KerrSaraKerrUnit Coordinator, Development
Dean`s Office
EC 100J806.742.3451sara.kerr@ttu.edu
Remi KiwiorRemiKiwiorServer Administrator III
Dean`s Office
EC 021806.742.3453remi.kiwior@ttu.edu
Jessica LopezJessicaLopezDevelopment Officer
Dean`s Office
EC 100E806.742.3451jessica.lopez@ttu.edu
Jessica LunsfordJessicaLunsfordGraduate Advisor
Dept. of CS
EC 211A806.742.3527jessica.lunsford@ttu.edu
JenniferMaddoxUndergraduate Academic Advisor
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224806.834.0053jennifer.maddox@ttu.edu
Suzette MasonSuzetteMasonUnit Coordinator
T-STEM Center
EC 014806.834.4143suzette.mason@ttu.edu
Patricia McCalebPatriciaMcCalebUnit Coordinator
Dept. of CEE
CEET 225D806.834.6360patricia.mccaleb@ttu.edu
JoeMcInerneySenior Technician
Dept. of PE
PE 111806.834.0114j.mcinerney@ttu.edu
Janet McKelveyJanetMcKelveySenior Business Assistant
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224806.834.2843janet.mckelvey@ttu.edu
Scott MillsapScottMillsapUnit Coordinator, Payroll and Finances
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224806.834.8776scott.millsap@ttu.edu
Isaac MoraIsaacMoraSenior Technician
Dept. of ME
ME 001806.834.3977isaac.mora@ttu.edu
D`Maris MurilloD`MarisMurilloAcademic Advisor
Dept. of ME
ME 140806.834.7634dmaris.murillo@ttu.edu
Debra NashDebraNashAssociate Director
T-STEM Center
EC 014806.834.4212debra.nash@ttu.edu
MikeNicholsTechnician III
Dept. of CEE
CEE 191806.742.3523michael.r.nichols@ttu.edu
MelissaPenaBusiness Assistant, TechMRT
Dept. of CEE
CEE806.834.6101melissa.a.pena@ttu.edu
Jamie PerezJamiePerezAssistant Director, Student Services
Dean`s Office
EC 102A806.742.3451jamie.l.perez@ttu.edu
Jerry J. PerezJerry J.PerezIT Support Technician I
Dean`s Office
EC 021806.834.8217jerry.j.perez@ttu.edu
Sonie PinkertSoniePinkertSenior Business Assistant
Dept. of CEE
CEE 150806.834.6009sonie.pinkert@ttu.edu
Mary Ann PottsMary AnnPottsExecutive Associate
Dept. of ME
ME 212806.834.6953mary-ann.potts@ttu.edu
ChelseyReedSenior Specialist and Graduate Program Assistant
Dept. of PE
TFPERB 2H4806.834.5634chelsey.r.reed@ttu.edu
Tonette RittenberryTonetteRittenberryUnit Coordinator, Academic Services
Dean`s Office
EC 103806.742.3451tonette.rittenberry@ttu.edu
John RiveraJohnRiveraAssistant Academic Dean
Dean`s Office
EC 111806.834.0229john.rivera@ttu.edu
Patricia RodriguezPatriciaRodriguezUndergraduate Advisor
Dept. of CS
EC 211B806.742.3527patty.rodriguez@ttu.edu
Erica RomeroEricaRomeroUnit Coordinator and Graduate Academic Advisor
Dept. of ME
ME 101806.834.6562erica.romero@ttu.edu
Jeff SammonsJeffSammonsDirector, Marketing and Communications
Dean`s Office
EC 100H806.834.0879jeff.sammons@ttu.edu
FriedhelmSchneiderSenior Technician
Dept. of IE
806.742.3543fred.schneider@ttu.edu
RitaSchumacherSenior Business Assistant
Dept. of CEE
CEE806.834.3216rita.schumacher@ttu.edu
Susan SechristSusanSechristSenior Business Assistant
Dept. of CEE
CEE 153806.834.4788susan.sechrist@ttu.edu
Susan E. SmithSusan E.SmithSenior Director of Development
Dean`s Office
Texas Tech Houston Office713.647.9600susan.e.smith@ttu.edu
Debbie StarcherDebbieStarcherUnit Coordinator
Dept. of CEE
CEE 171806.834.4476debbie.starcher@ttu.edu
Rumeysa TekinRumeysaTekinPostdoctoral Associate
Dean`s Office
PE 103806.742.3453
Kristina ThompsonKristinaThompsonUndergraduate Advisor
Dept. of CHE
CHE 211806.834.1012kristina.thompson@ttu.edu
BradThornhillUnit Manager, Water Resources Center
Dept. of CEE
CEE 015A806.834.1223brad.thornhill@ttu.edu
Becky UnderwoodBeckyUnderwoodAdministrative Business Assistant
Dean`s Office
EC 102806.834.2309becky.underwood@ttu.edu
Julia WhiteheadJuliaWhiteheadSenior Administrative Assistant (Houston)
Dean`s Office
Texas Tech Houston Office713.647.9600julia.whitehead@ttu.edu
BeverlyWileySenior Business Assistant
Dept. of IE
IE 201806.742.3543beverly.wiley@ttu.edu
TerryWilsonSupervisor
Dept. of IE
IE 201806.742.3543terry.wilson@ttu.edu
Larry WinfreyLarryWinfreyDirector
Dean`s Office
EC 019806.742.3453larry.winfrey@ttu.edu
Jana WinterJanaWinterProject Manager
T-STEM Center
EC 014806.834.4581jana.winter@ttu.edu
Richard WoodcockRichardWoodcockUnit Coordinator, Lab Support
Dept. of ECE
ECE 224806.834.3095richard.woodcock@ttu.edu
Allison WrightAllisonWrightDirector, International Programs
Dean`s Office
EC 109806.742.3451allison.wright@ttu.edu
Shannon YoungerShannonYoungerLead Undergraduate Advisor
Dean`s Office
EC 107806.742.3451shannon.n.younger@ttu.edu

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