Faculty Directory

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O'Brien, William

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

Phil M. Ferguson Centennial Teaching Fellowship in Civil Engineering

+1 512 471 4638
ECJ 5.208

Department Areas

Construction Engineering Project Management

Research Interests

Production systems: project supply chain management, Advanced Work Packaging, modularization and innovative methods, project controls; Computer integrated construction: information integration, collaborative systems, human-computer interaction, implementation issues

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O'Connor, James

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

C.T. Wells Professorship in Project Management

+1 512 471 4645
ECJ 5.202A

Department Areas

Construction Engineering Project Management

Research Interests

Project constructability; Advanced construction technologies; Pre-construction management systems; Project decision/risk analysis; Systems for work process integration; Benchmarking of capital projects; Value management processes;

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Oden, J. Tinsley

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics

Cockrell Family Regents Chair in Engineering No. 2

+1 512 471 3312
POB 4.102

Department Areas

Computational Mechanics

Research Interests

Computational Mechanics and Mathematics; Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations; Multi-scale Modeling; Model Validation, Uncertainty Quantification


Okuno, Ryosuke

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
Assistant Professor

+1 512 471 3250
CPE 5.118B

Research Interests

Enhanced oil recovery, thermal oil recovery, oil displacement theory, numerical reservoir simulation, thermodynamics, multiphase behavior and applied mathematics.

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Olson, Jon

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
Department Chair and Professor

George H. Fancher Professorship in Petroleum Engineering

+1 512 471 7375, +1 512 471 3161
CPE 5.168B, CPE 2.502

Research Interests

Hydraulic fracturing, petroleum rock mechanics, naturally fractured reservoirs, structural geology

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Orbach, Raymond

Mechanical Engineering

Cockrell Family Dean's Chair for in Engineering Excellence

+1 512 471 0204
ETC 9.146

Research Interests

Complex systems/non-linear dynamics; Transport in random media;

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Orshansky, Michael

Electrical and Computer Engineering

John E. Kasch Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering

+1 512 471 1082
ACE 5.442

Department Areas

Computer Engineering; Integrated Circuits & Systems

Research Interests

Statistical analysis and optimization algorithms for yield improvement; Circuit design for manufacturability; Robust low-power circuit design