Texas Tech University

Fazle Hussain, Ph.D.

President's Endowed Distinguished Chair in Engineering, Science, & Medicine, and Senior Adviser to the President, Texas Tech University Professor, Departments of Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Engineering, Internal Medicine, and Cell Physiology & Molecular Biophysics

Email: fazle.hussain@ttu.edu

Phone: 806.834.7805

Fax: 806.742.3540

Office: ME North 209

Research Website:

Fazle Hussain


Research Interests

  • 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

Personal Information

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, (1969)
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, (1966)
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, (1963)

Department of Mechanical Engineering