Faculty Directory

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Walton, C. Michael

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Professor

Ernest H. Cockrell Centennial Chair in Engineering

cmwalton@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1414
ECJ 6.3

Department Areas

Transportation Engineering

Research Interests

Transportation Systems Engineering, Planning and Policy Analysis; Intelligent Transportation Systems; Intermodal/combined Transport and Freight

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Wang, Yaguo

Mechanical Engineering
Assistant Professor

yaguo.wang@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 9556
ETC 7.150

Department Areas

Ultrafast carrier dynamics and micro/nano-scale heat transfer in nanomaterials with optical spectroscopy

Research Interests

Photovoltaics, gas fuel generation, quantum-cascade lasers, etc.

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Wang, Zheng

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Assistant Professor

zheng.wang@austin.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 2991, +1 512 232 6123
ENS 425, MER 2.206N

Department Areas

Biomedical Engineering; Electromagnetics & Acoustics; Plasma/Quantum Electronics & Optics; Solid-State Electronics

Research Interests

Biomedical engineering; Electromagnetics & Acoustics; Plasma/Quantum Electronics & Optics; Solid-State Electronics

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Wasserman, Daniel

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Professor

+1 512 471 9818
MRC 1.606

Department Areas

Photonotics

Research Interests

Optics, infared luminescence, fields and waves, solid state devices, nanophotonics

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Watkins, Michael

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Professor

Clare Cockrell Williams Centennial Chair in Engineering

Department Areas

Orbital Mechanics; Director of the Center for Space Research

Research Interests

Estimation theory, precise orbit determination and space navigation.

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Webber, Michael

Mechanical Engineering
Professor

Josey Centennial Professorship in Energy Resources

webber@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 6867
ETC 6.106EA

Department Areas

Manufacturing and Design; Materials; Thermal Fluids

Research Interests

Energy policy; Energy & Water; Alternative and renewable energy; Biofuels; Energy in Texas; Energy Systems; Waste to Energy

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Welch, A. J.

Biomedical Engineering
Research Professor

welch@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1453
ENS 639

Department Areas

Cellular and Molecular Imaging

Research Interests

Optical and thermal interactions of laser light with tissue; medical applications of lasers

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Werth, Charles

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Professor

Bettie Margaret Smith Chair in Environmental Health Engineering

werth@utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1626
ECJ 8.206

Department Areas

Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Research Interests

Reactive transport and fate of pollutants in water resources, including groundwater and urban lakes, and the development of sustainable technologies for pollution removal from impacted waters.

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Wheat, Harovel

Mechanical Engineering
Associate Department Chair/Academic Affairs & Associate Professor

Banks McLaurin Fellowship in Engineering

hwheat@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1451
ETC 5.202

Department Areas

Materials

Research Interests

Corrosion of Structural Materials; Environmental Degradation of Composite Materials; Corrosion of Steel-reinforced Concrete; Smart coatings; Corrosion Issues associated with Clean Energy Generation;

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Wheeler, Mary

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
Professor

Ernest and Virginia Cockrell Chair in Engineering

mfw@ices.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 8625
POB 5.324

Department Areas

Computational Mechanics

Research Interests

Numerical Solution of Partial Differential Equations; Flow and Transport in Porous Media; Algorithms for Massively Parallel Machines

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Williamson, Eric

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Professor

J. Hugh & Betty Liedtke Centennial Fellowship in Engineering

ewilliamson@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 6175, +1 512 471 4594
ECJ 4.722, PRC 177

Department Areas

Structural Engineering, Mechanics, and Materials

Research Interests

Response of structures to blast and impact; Progressive collapse; Structural response modelling and simulation; Static and dynamic stability; Failure modelling; Damage mechanics

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Willson, C. Grant

Chemical Engineering
Professor

Rashid Engineering Regents Chair

willson@che.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4342
WEL 5.240

Department Areas

Advanced Materials; Bioengineering; Microelectronics; Modeling, Simulation & Theory; Polymers

Research Interests

Polymers, materials, and processes for microelectronics; Photoresists; Liquid crystals; Computer simulation; Mass transport studies; Kinetics; Graft polymerization; Biosensor arrays; Novel processes for producing nanometer scale structures

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Wilson, Preston

Mechanical Engineering
Professor

Fluor Centennial Teaching Fellowship in Engineering # 2

pswilson@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 475 9093
ETC 4.152A, ARL N632

Department Areas

Acoustics; Dynamic Systems and Control

Research Interests

Underwater, physical, engineering and biological acoustics; Acoustic propagation and scattering in multiphase media; Novel experimental techniques and transduction

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Wood, Sharon

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Dean & Professor

Cockrell Family Dean's Chair for in Engineering Excellence and Jack and Beverly Randall Dean's Chair for Excellence in Engineering

swood@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1166
ECJ 10.310, PRC 177

Department Areas

Structural Engineering, Mechanics, and Materials

Research Interests

Design and behavior of reinforced concrete structures; Infrastructure monitoring; Earthquake engineering