Faculty Research Areas

Find Faculty Profiles by Research Area

Energy, thermo/fluids

  • Dr. P.L. Allen
    Solar thermal energy utilization, heat transfer
  • Dr. P. Basu
    Air pollution, heat transfer, boilers, fluidized bed gasification/combustion, biomass conversion
  • Dr. D. Groulx
    Phase change and multiphase processes
  • Dr. J. Militzer
    Hydrodynamics of circulating fluidized bed boilers, computational fluid dynamics
  • Dr. L. G. Swan
    Energy storage, renewable energy, electric vehicles, energy system modeling
  • Dr. V.I. Ugursal
    Energy system modeling, residential energy consumption, advanced power cycles

Systems and design

  • Dr. R. Bauer
    Dynamics of space structures
  • Dr. T.J. Hubbard
    Design of micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS)
  • Dr. M.R. Kujath
    Mechanisms, MEMS, modal analysis, space manipulators
  • Dr. Y. Pan
    Nonliner systems and control, networked control systems, model predictive control, intelligent transportation control systems, mechatronics, robotics, electric vehicles
  • Dr. A. Warkentin
    CAD/CAM, 5-axis machining

Solid mechanics

  • Dr. A. Kalamkarov
    Composite materials and reinforced engineering structures, smart composite materials

Marine hydrodynamics and offshore engineering

  • Dr. J. M. Chuang
    Numerical Modeling of Nonlinear Free-Surface Flow, Optimal Hull Forms