Faculty Directory


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Jacob Abraham

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-8983
Office Location: EER 4.874

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

VLSI design and testing; formal verification; fault-tolerant computing

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Maruthi Akella

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-9493
Office Location: ASE 3.224

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Nonlinear and robust adaptive control; dynamics of networked systems and sensors; control applications for supersonic flows

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Deji Akinwande

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-4345
Office Location: MER 1.206L

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanoscale devices, carbon nanotubes and graphene; plastic nanoelectronics and nanotechnology; high-frequency analog circuit design; biosensors

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David Allen

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-0049, 512-475-7842
Office Location: CPE 3.462, PRC 1.320

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Atmospheric chemistry; urban air quality and pollution prevention; environmental and industrial reaction engineering

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Hal Alper

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-4417
Office Location: CPE 5.408

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Metabolic engineering; synthetic biology; systems biology; biofuels production using microbial and fungal sources; mammalian cell culture engineering; pathway engineering for the production of novel biofuels and biochemicals; protein engineering and evolution strategies applied to cellular engineering; value-added products and bioactive molecules in eukaryotic and prokaryotic systems; novel molecular biology tools for gene expression and regulation

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Jeffrey Andrews

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-0536
Office Location: EER 6.880

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Multiuser wireless networking; wireless ad hoc networks; multiuser techniques for code division multiple access, multiple-input multiple-output, and orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing; WiMAX

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Joshua Apte

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-6039
Office Location: ECJ 5.422

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Sustainability in the built environment; methods for air pollution exposure assessment; atmospheric aerosols; environmental issues in low income countries (air pollution and climate change mitigation)

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Aristotle Arapostathis

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-3265
Office Location: EER 7.824

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Adaptive control and estimation techniques of stochastic systems; stochastic hybrid systems; adaptive control of nonlinear systems

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Francois Baccelli

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: RLM 8.100

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Intersection of mathematics, telecommunications, and information theory

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Vaibhav Bahadur

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0233
Office Location: ETC 7.138

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Thermal and other energy systems, oil and gas flow assurance, materials and micro-and-nanofabrication

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Aaron Baker

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering


Office Location: BME 5.202D

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Cardiovascular biology including atherosclerosis, thrombosis and in-stent restenosis; vascular biomechanics and mechanotransduction; development of medical devices, drug delivery and tissue engineering systems for enhancing tissue repair; glycobiology

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Efstathios Bakolas

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4250
Office Location: ASE 4.232

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Research Interests

Systems and control theory, optimal control, differential games, nonlinear control, computational geometry, applications of autonomous vehicles

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Michael Baldea

Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering


Office Location: CPE 4.466

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Statically equivalent models for simulation and optimization of complex engineered systems; proactive energy management for buildings; optimal operation and strategic decision support; fault detection and isolation for multi-scale systems

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Ross Baldick

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-5879
Office Location: EER 7.872

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Security

Research Interests

Analysis of restructured electricity markets and electric transmission; electricity system analysis, operations, and planning; vulnerability of electric grids to terrorist attack; very large-scale integration circuit analysis

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Matthew Balhoff

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3246
Office Location: CPE 4.182A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Pore scale and multiscale modeling; flow and transport in porous media; reservoir engineering

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Sanjay Banerjee

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-6730
Office Location: MER 1.606B, EER 3.884

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Ultra-high vacuum and remote plasma-enhanced chemical vapor deposition; silicon-germanium-carbon heterostructure MOSFETs and nanostructures; ultra-shallow junction technology; semiconductor device modeling

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Seth Bank

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-9669
Office Location: MER 2.606C, EER 3.876

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Semiconductor electronic and optoelectronic devices; molecular beam epitaxy (MBE), Semiconductor nanostructures, metal and semiconductor hetero- and nano-structures

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K. Suzanne Barber

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-6152
Office Location: EER 7.804

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Areas of Impact

Security

Research Interests

Software engineering, design and architectures; distributed artificial intelligence; information assurance, trust and security; multi-agent systems

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Jonathan Bard

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3076, 512-471-1336
Office Location: ETC 5.126

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Design and analysis of manufacturing systems; large-scale hierarchical optimization; healthcare delivery improvement; workforce planning & scheduling

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Ronald Barr

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3008
Office Location: ETC 3.162

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Biosignal analysis; electrical function of brain and muscle; computer graphics modeling

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Oguzhan Bayrak

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-7826, 512-232-6409
Office Location: ECJ 4.720

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Areas of Impact

Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Behavior, analysis, and design of reinforced and prestressed concrete structures; Bridge engineering; Evaluation of structures in distress; Use of fiber reinforced polymers for structural repair;

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Joseph Beaman

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3058
Office Location: ETC 4.116A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Freeform fabrication; system dynamics; control; mechanical engineering in oil and gas

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Mikhail Belkin

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-4424
Office Location: MER 2.606A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Terahertz and mid-infrared quantum cascade lasers, including devices with giant optical nonlinearities; mid-infrared and terahertz photonic components and systems for chemical sensing and microscopy; optical metamaterials in mid-infrared and terahertz spectral ranges

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Adela Ben-Yakar

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-9280
Office Location: ETC 7.132

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Development of femtosecond laser nanosurgery techniques for manipulation of biological systems; two-photon fluorescence laser scanning microscopy; development of miniaturized endoscopes for in-vivo cancer detection and treatment; applications for nerve regeneration processes and early cancer detection and treatment

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Srinivas Bettadpur

Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-7587
Office Location: MCC 2.6038, ASE 3.212

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Areas of Impact

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Orbital mechanics, perturbations, and orbit determination; space geodesy (earth's shape, orientation and gravity field); modeling, determination and interpretation of gravity field; space mission design; data processing and numerical methods

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Amit Bhasin

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-3667
Office Location: ECJ 6.108

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Material science aspects and mechanistic modeling of distresses in pavement materials (fatigue cracking, moisture damage); self healing properties of bituminous materials; structure-property relationships in composite materials; surface properties and interfacial adhesion of materials; development of test methods to characterize properties and performance of pavement materials

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Chandra Bhat

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4535
Office Location: ECJ 6.810

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Activity and travel behavior analysis; travel demand modeling; application of econometric, discrete choice and market research techniques in transportation planning; logistics and freight modeling; transportation energy and transportation air quality analysis; urban form and spatial data modeling

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J. Eric Bickel

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-8316
Office Location: ETC 5.128D

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Decision making under uncertainty; value of information; economics; business strategy; energy and climate policy

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George Biros

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-8248
Office Location: ACE 4.250

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Parallel algorithms; numerical algorithms for integral and differential equations; inverse problems; data assimilation; computational statistics; biological complex fluids; blood rheology; soft tissue and cardiovascular mechanics; and medical image analysis

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Fabrizio Bisetti

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-5696
Office Location: ASE 4.206

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computational fluid mechanics; turbulent flows; aerosols and chemical reacting flows; numerical methods; massively parallel computing; flame plasmas; electrically and plasma assisted combustion

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David Bogard

Associate Department Chair and Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3128, 512-471-5727
Office Location: ETC 5.206, ETC 6.106EB

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Gas turbine engines, specifically film cooling and internal cooling of turbine components; experimental techniques for thermal-fluid measurements

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Roger Bonnecaze

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-1497
Office Location: CPE 2.802 E

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Rheology of complex fluids; immersion and imprint lithography; self-assembly of nanoparticulate films; modeling of the formation of oil reservoirs

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Maura Borrego

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Successful transfer of Hispanic engineering students from two-year to four-year institutions; engineering undergraduate student resistance to active learning; how engineering instructors make decisions about their teaching; learning in graduate engineering research groups; interdisciplinary education and teamwork

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David Bourell

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3170
Office Location: ETC 9.182

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Freeform fabrication; rapid prototyping; materials processing, mechanical behavior and selection

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Alan Bovik

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-5370
Office Location: EER 7.862

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Digital and wireless video communication; image and video processing and quality assessment; computer vision; computational aspects of biological visual perception

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Stephen Boyles

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-3548
Office Location: ECJ 6.204

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Network modeling; traffic assignment; transportation user behavior; infrastructure systems

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Joan Brennecke

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-5092
Office Location: EER 3.614

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Ionic liquids; thermodynamics; gas separations; supercritical fluid technology; environmentally benign chemical processing

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Amy Brock

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering


Office Location: BME 4.202F

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Cancer systems biology; heterogeneity and cell state plasticity; gene regulatory networks; chemotherapy drug resistance; normal differentiation and differentiation therapy

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Michael Bryant

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-4870
Office Location: ETC 4.152B, MER 2.510

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Tribology and mechanics; mechatronics, modeling and control of dynamic systems; integrated systems design and manufacturing; mixed-signal electronics

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Tan Thanh Bui

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-232-3453
Office Location: POB 4.244, ASE 4.220

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Development of scalable methods for large-scale uncertainty quantification; numerical methods for exascale supercomputers

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Carlos Caldas

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-6014
Office Location: ECJ 5,210

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Information technologies for project management; life-cycle information integration; project data analysis; construction knowledge discovery and dissemination; product and process modeling; project control systems; field management technologies; communication, collaboration and coordination technologies

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Constantine Caramanis

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-9269
Office Location: EER 6.820

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Robust and adaptive optimization and control; statistical learning; applications in telecommunications; applications in air traffic control

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Randall Charbeneau

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-0070
Office Location: CWR 25

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Hydraulics; stormwater management; groundwater hydrology; subsurface fate and transport of chemicals and radionuclides; radiological assessment; modeling

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William Charlton

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-5380
Office Location: ETC 7.114

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Development of technological solutions to counter nuclear threats; nuclear nonproliferation and counter-proliferation; detector development and testing; interpretation of technical nuclear forensics data; reactor physics calculations for analysis of nuclear systems

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James Chelikowsky

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-232-9083
Office Location: ACE 4.324

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computational materials science; quantum modeling for electronic materials; high-performance computing

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Dongmei Chen

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-4487
Office Location: ETC 5.136

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Fuel cell systems and control; nonlinear systems and optimal control; hybrid propulsion system architectures and control; wind turbine systems

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Ray Chen

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-7035, 512-471-4349
Office Location: MER 1.606G, EER 3.808

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Micro-and nano-optical interconnect devices; polymer-based guided-wave optical interconnection and packaging; true time delay wide band phased array antenna; bio and environmental sensors; silicon nanophotonics

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Jingyi "Ann" Chen

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


(512) 471-7034
Office Location: ASE 3.214

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Satellite geodesy and remote sensing; Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar (InSAR) image processing algorithms; InSAR-based earth observation applications

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Christian Claudel

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


Office Location: ECJ 6.208

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Control and estimation of distributed parameter systems; transportation systems; wireless sensor networks; unmanned aerial vehicles

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Patricia Clayton

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-9176
Office Location: ECJ 4.708

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Behavior, analysis and design of steel structures; earthquake engineering; performance-based design methods; damage-mitigating structural systems

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Noel Clemens

Department Chair and Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-5147, 512-471-6085
Office Location: ASE 4.224, PRC 3

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Areas of Impact

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Fundamental studies of turbulent combustion and mixing; unsteadiness of shock-induced turbulent separation; supersonic cavity flows

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Lydia Contreras

Associate Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-2453
Office Location: CPE 5.410

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Fundamental aspects of RNA regulation and intracellular RNA assaying; applications to neurodegenerative diseases, air quality and metabolic engineering

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Elizabeth Cosgriff-Hernandez

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-4679
Office Location: BME 3.503D

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Tissue repair and regeneration; polymer science; bioengineering

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Brady Cox

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3686
Office Location: ECJ 9.227

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Geotechnical earthquake engineering (earthquake reconnaissance, soil liquefaction, site response analyses, microzonation); dynamic site characterization (surface wave methods, downhole, crosshole); foundation design

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Richard Crawford

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3030
Office Location: ETC 4.108

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Computer-aided mechanical design and manufacturing; geometric modeling; solid freeform fabrication

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Michael Cullinan

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0262
Office Location: ETC 4.154

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

The design and development of nanomanufacturing processes and equipment; application of nanoscale science in engineering; engineering of thin films, nanotubes and nanowires; manufacturing and assembly of nanostructured materials; design of micro/nanoscale machine elements for mechanical sensors and energy systems

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Hugh Daigle

Assistant Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3775
Office Location: CPE 5.174

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Pore-scale physics; methane hydrates; shale geomechanics, formation evaluation

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Clinton Dawson

Associate Chair for Academic Affairs and Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-475-8627
Office Location: ACE 5.320

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Numerical solution to partial differential equations; algorithms for massively parallel scientific computation; application to surface and subsurface flow and transport in earth systems

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Gustavo de Veciana

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-1573
Office Location: EER 6.874

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Analysis and design of wireless and wireline telecommunication networks; architectures and protocols to support sensing and pervasive computing; applied probability, queueing and information theory

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Leszek Demkowicz

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4199
Office Location: ACE 6.326

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computational acoustics and electromagnetics; HP-adaptive finite and boundary element methods; applied functional analysis, computational fluid dynamics

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Ashish D. Deshpande

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-7773
Office Location: ETC 5.134

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Design and building of robots for rehabilitation, prosthetic and assistive purposes; study of human movement control through experiments and mathematical modeling

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David DiCarlo

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-1283
Office Location: CPE 4.174

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Fluid flow; pore-scale physics; preferential and compositional displacements; gas injection processes

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Kenneth Diller

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-7167
Office Location: BME 4.202A

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Biomedical heat and mass transfer; hyperthermia treatment of tumors; therapeutic hypothermia for treating stroke, cardiac arrest and traumatic brain injury; devices for intermittent and continuous cooling of body core temperature; prevention and treatment of burn injuries; cryotherapy of injured tissues; cryopreservation of cells and tissues

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Georgios-Alex Dimakis

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


+1510-388 1905
Office Location: EER 6.816

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

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Dragan Djurdjanovic

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-0815
Office Location: ETC 5.122

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Advanced quality control in multi-station manufacturing systems; immunity inspired approaches to diagnosis and control of complex dynamic systems; maintenance decision-making in flexible and reconfigurable systems; applications of advanced signal processing in biomedical engineering

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Ananth Dodabalapur

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-1890
Office Location: MER 2.206E, EER 6.816

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Plastic transistor technology; organic transistors; sensors; solar cells; organic-based laser physics and optics

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Andrew Dunn

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-232-2808
Office Location: BME 1.108D

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Optical microscopy; functional brain imaging; molecular imaging; neuroscience

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Thomas Edgar

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-3080
Office Location: CPE 5.422

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Control system monitoring and diagnosis; modeling and control of microelectronics manufacturing; optimization of energy systems

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John Ekerdt

Associate Dean for Research and Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-4689
Office Location: CPE 4.468

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Electronic materials chemistry; thin film growth kinetics and chemistry; barrier materials; biomass conversion kinetics and chemistry

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Chadi El Mohtar

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-3695
Office Location: ECJ 9.227K

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Pore fluid engineering; non-aqueous flow through porous media; earthquake engineering; liquefaction; fatigue life and behavior of asphalt concrete

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Janet Ellzey

Vice Provost & Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-7020
Office Location: IO1 2.200C, ETC 7.148B

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Combustion in porous media; low-emission burners; fuel reformers, biomass combustion

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Michael Engelhardt

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-6837, 512-471-4592
Office Location: PRC 177, ECJ 4.730

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Areas of Impact

Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Design and behavior of steel structures; structural-fire engineering; earthquake engineering; steel and composite bridges

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Mattan Erez

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-7846
Office Location: EER 5.872

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computer architecture; high-performance computing; programming languages and models

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Nicolás Espinoza

Assistant Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-8280
Office Location: CPE 3.118A, CPE 2.502

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Mechanics and physics of natural porous solids, methane recovery from microporous organic rocks, methane hydrate-bearing sediments and geological carbon sequestration

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Brian Evans

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-1457
Office Location: EER 6.882

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Digital signal processing; image processing; communication systems; electronic design automation

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Ofodike Ezekoye

Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-3085
Office Location: ETC 7.130

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Security

Research Interests

Jet flames; aerosols; fire dynamics; flame ignition

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Eric Fahrenthold

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3064
Office Location: ETC 4.136

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

System dynamics; impact dynamics; constitutive modeling

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Donglei Fan

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-5874
Office Location: ETC 9.144

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanomaterials design and synthesis; nano-biotechnolgy; nano-manipulation; nanoelectromechanical system (NEMS); energy

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Kasey Faust

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Infrastructure management and decision making; infrastructure interdependencies; intersection of engineering and policy; public involvement in infrastructure decisions; coupled human infrastructure interdependencies; impact of urban decline on infrastructure systems

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Gregory Fenves

President, The University of Texas at Austin and Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3300
Office Location: MAI 201

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Modeling and computational simulation of structures; earthquake engineering; structural health monitoring and assessment

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Raissa Ferron

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-2691
Office Location: ECJ 4.706

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Rheology; characterization of fresh concrete micro-and nano-structure; cement chemistry and aggregation mechanisms; self-consolidating concrete; affordable sustainable housing materials

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Kevin Folliard

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3591, 512-232-7820
Office Location: ECJ 4.716, PRC 18B

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Portland cement concrete; concrete durability; high-performance concrete; controlled low-strength materials

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John Foster

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-6972
Office Location: CPE 3.108

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Experimental and computational geomechanics and multi-scale modeling with applications to well completions, lost circulation, hydraulic fracturing and anomalous flow in porous media

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Benny Freeman

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-232-2803, 512-232-3810
Office Location: CPE 3.404

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Gas separation materials; gas-vapor barrier materials; membranes for water purification; membrane module modeling

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Venkat Ganesan

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-4856
Office Location: CPE 3.414

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Self-assembly in polymer-particle mixtures; simulations of dynamics of self-assembled materials; theory and simulation of rod-coil and crystallizable polymers; simulations of structure and properties of materials for fuel cell and photovoltaic applications

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Vijay Garg

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-9424, 512-750-9761
Office Location: EER 7.884

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Distributed systems; discrete event systems; software engineering

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George Georgiou

Professor

Chemical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering


512-471-6975
Office Location: CPE 4.410

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Discovery, preclinical and clinical development of protein therapeutics; vaccine evaluation; analysis of human immune responses in health and disease

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Andreas Gerstlauer

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-8294
Office Location: EER 5.882

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Embedded system design; electronic system-level (ESL) design automation, modeling, languages, methodologies and tools; embedded hardware and software synthesis

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Ranjit Gharpurey

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-7940
Office Location: EER 4.864

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

High-frequency and high-speed circuit design; parasitic noise sources in integrated circuits; radio frequency integrated circuit design for wireless applications

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Omar Ghattas

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-4304
Office Location: ACE 4.236A

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Computational fluid, solid, bio, and geomechanics; inverse problems and optimization; uncertainty quantification; parallel numerical algorithms and large-scale supercomputing

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Joydeep Ghosh

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-8980
Office Location: EER 6.812

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Data mining; web mining; predictive analytics, machine learning; large-scale statistical analysis; high-performance computing

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Robert Gilbert

Department Chair and Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3688
Office Location: ECJ 9.227H

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Performance reliability and risk management for slopes, dams, levees, foundations, waste containment and site remediation

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Milos Gligoric

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: EER 7.886

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

The field of software engineering and formal methods, especially in designing techniques and tools that improve software quality and developers productivity

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David Goldstein

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4187
Office Location: WRW 313C

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Development of numerical methods; applications of computational fluid dynamics; detailed flow physics

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John Goodenough

Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-1646
Office Location: ETC 9.184

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Transition-metal oxides; lithium ion batteries; fuel cells; oxygen-permeation membranes

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Kenneth Gray

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3242, 512-471-7190
Office Location: CPE 3.186A, PRC B-17 R2

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Drilling and rock mechanics; wellbore mechanics; reservoir engineering; transient fluid flow; fracture mechanics; horizontal wells

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Derek Haas

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-7916
Office Location: NEL

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Security

Research Interests

Technology development, data analysis and policy support related to environmental monitoring for nuclear proliferation and arms control

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Michael R. Haberman

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-8317
Office Location: ETC 4.165, ARL NX315

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

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Neal Hall

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-2349
Office Location: EER 4.802

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Silicon micromachining (MEMS); acoustics and dynamics; optics and photonics; technology transfer

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Matthew Hall

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-1292
Office Location: ETC 7.148

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Internal combustion engines; hazardous waste incineration; combustion and flow in porous media

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Gary Hallock

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-4965
Office Location: EER 3.814

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Areas of Impact

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Plasma propulsion; fluctuations and turbulence in plasma; advanced diagnostic development

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Mark Hamilton

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3055
Office Location: ETC 4.146C

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Nonlinear propagation of ultrasound in tissue; biophysical responses to underwater sound; acoustic cavitation in shock wave lithotripsy; micro- and electro-mechanical systems-based parametric acoustic arrays

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Grani Hanasusanto

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3078
Office Location: ETC 5.120

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Optimization under uncertainty; stochastic, robust and distributionally robust optimization; data-driven optimization; applications in energy systems, machine learning, operations management and engineering

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John Hasenbein

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3079
Office Location: ETC 5.128B

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Stochastic models; multiclass queueing networks; semiconductor wafer fabrication

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Robert Heath

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-686-8225
Office Location: EER 6.878

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Wireless communication; signal processing; information theory; multiple input multiple output communication; millimeter wave systems; connected vehicles; cellular systems; machine learning for communications

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Zoya Heidari

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-7218
Office Location: PGE 5.108

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Petrophysics; borehole geophysics; formation evaluation; rock physics; inverse problems; integrated reservoir characterization of carbonates and unconventional resources; completion petrophysics

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Adam Heller

Research Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-8874, 512-471-8795
Office Location: CPE 4.450

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Bioelectrochemistry; Bioelectrocatalysis; Instrumentation for diabetes management; Diagnostic instrumentation

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Todd Helwig

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-2239, 512-475-8195

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Design and behavior of steel structures

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Lea Hildebrandt Ruiz

Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-1050
Office Location: CPE 3.470, EME 1.320E

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Air quality, focusing on atmospheric nanoparticles and aerosols

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Ben Hodges

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4730, 512-471-1807
Office Location: ECJ 8.208

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Hydrodynamics; transport and water quality issues in lakes, rivers and estuaries

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Trevor Hrynyk

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-9177, 512-471-4083
Office Location: ECJ 4.706

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Practical modeling procedures for the design and assessment of reinforced concrete (RC) structures; computational modeling of RC structures subjected to blast and impact; behavior and modeling of fiber-reinforced concrete structures; behavior and modeling of steel-concrete composite structures

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Rui Huang

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-7558
Office Location: ASE 5.210

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Mechanics of integrated materials and structures at micro-and nano-scales; reliability of advanced interconnects and packaging for microelectronics; mechanical instability of thin films and nanostructures; multiscale modeling and simulations

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Alex (Qin) Huang

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(512) 232-6647
Office Location: EER 7.878

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Space and Aeronautics

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Power Semiconductor Devices; Advanced Power Electronics; Renewable Energy Integration and Smart Grid; Power Management Integrated Circuits

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Thomas Hughes

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-232-7775
Office Location: ACE 5.430A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computational mechanics; isogeometic analysis; stabilized and variational multiscale methods; phase-field modeling; cardiovascular bioengineering; complex fluids and turbulence

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Todd Humphreys

Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4489
Office Location: ASE 3.234

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Estimation and filtering; satellite navigation technology and security; software-defined radio

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Gyeong Hwang

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-4847
Office Location: CPE 4.404

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Computational chemistry and materials science; doping and defect engineering in electronic materials; surface chemsitry and catalysis; modeling of energy and catalytic materials for fuel cells; supercapacitors; Li ion batteries; thermoelectrics; photovoltaics

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Jean Anne Incorvia

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(737) 808-4124
Office Location: EER 3.820

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanotechnology, Spintronics, Magnetic Memory

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Moriba Jah

Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


(512) 471-5322
Office Location: ASE 3.232

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Non-gravitational astrodynamics and advanced/non-linear multi-sensor/object tracking, prediction, and information fusion; Space object detection, tracking, identification, and characterization; Spacecraft navigation

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Vijay Janapa Reddi

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-475-6153
Office Location: EER 5.884

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computer architecture; compilers; virtual machines; mobile systems

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Ning Jenny Jiang

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering


Office Location: BME 1.108E

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Systems immunology; immune repertoire; high-throughput sequencing; single cell analysis; microfluidics

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Lizy John

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-1455
Office Location: EER 5.876

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Design of high-performance, low-power microprocessors; multicore processors; memory Systems; performance evaluation and benchmarking; workload characterization; adaptive computing

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Blair Johnson

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


(512) 232-1863
Office Location: ECJ 8.214

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Environmental fluid mechanics; turbulence; sediment transport and mixing processes; experimental methods

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Keith Johnston

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-4617
Office Location: CPE 5.414

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Particle engineering including nanotechnology; drug delivery; polymer thin films including nanocrystal composites; environmentally responsible processing with solvents including carbon dioxide for materials science and separation processes; carbon dioxide enhanced oil recovery

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Brandon Jones

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


(512) 471-4743
Office Location: ASE 3.230

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Orbit state and uncertainty propagation; Multi-target, multi-sensor tracking and filtering; Space situational awareness; Satellite navigation; Numerical methods and modeling

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Maria Juenger

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3593, 512-471-7751
Office Location: ECJ 4.736

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Hydration chemistry and microstructural characterization of portland cement and related materials; mechanisms of chemical deterioration in concrete; concrete durability; reducing the environmental impact of concrete production

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Christine Julien

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-5671
Office Location: EER 7.806

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Mobile and pervasive computing; software engineering and middleware for dynamic environments; algorithms and protocols for mobile and pervasive computing; mobile testbed development and use; application of formal methods to mobile and pervasive computing networks

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Loukas Kallivokas

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-5769
Office Location: ECJ 4.734

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computational mechanics; inverse problems in engineering; wave propagation and structural dynamics; earthquake engineering; numerical methods; large-scale computational modeling

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Lynn Katz

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4244
Office Location: ECJ 9.102H

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Contaminant fate and transport; combined abiotic and biotic treatment systems for in-situ remediation; environmental surface chemistry

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Benjamin Keitz

Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-232-2373
Office Location: +1 512 232 2373

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Influence of porous materials on abeta amyloid formation

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Sarfraz Khurshid

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-8244
Office Location: EER 7.880

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Software testing; specification languages; code conformance; model checking; heuristics in program analysis; data structure repair; program repair

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Hyun Jung Kim

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-2165
Office Location: BME 4.202C

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Bioinspired organ mimicry; in-vitro disease model; regenerative medicine; host-microbe ecosystem; synthetic biology

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Spyros Kinnas

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-475-7969, 512-232-1887
Office Location: ECJ 8.604

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Ocean engineering; hydrodynamics; cavitation; wave mechanics; computational fluid dynamics (CFD); design of ocean vehicle control and propulsion systems; tidal turbines

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Kerry Kinney

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-1740
Office Location: ECJ 9.102A

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Beneficial application of microorganisms to the treatment of pollutants in the environment; algae-to-biofuel production processes; potentially detrimental microbial communities that develop in indoor environments

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Mary Kirisits

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-7120
Office Location: ECJ 8.216

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Biological drinking water treatment processes; microbial transformation of inorganic contaminants; application of molecular biology to biological water treatment processes; rainwater harvesting; impacts of nanomaterials on microorganisms in engineered water treatment systems; biofilms; quorum sensing in pseudomonas aeruginosa biofilms; microbial community structure of pediatric otitis media

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Dale Klein

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-6791

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Security

Research Interests

Radioactive waste disposal; thermal analysis of nuclear shipping containers; nuclear weapon dismantlement; nuclear power

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Kara Kockelman

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-0210, 512-471-4379
Office Location: ECJ 6.904

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Travel behavior modeling; Transport data analysis; Transport economics and energy policy; Roadway safety; The connection between urban form and transportation

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Brian Korgel

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-5633
Office Location: CPE 4.462, CPE 2.802

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanostructure assembly and organizational strategies; development of new approaches for nanoscale material synthesis and applications, including photovoltaics, thin film transistors, lithium ion batteries and medicine

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Desiderio Kovar

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-6271
Office Location: ETC 9.158

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Production and characterization of nanoparticles; nanostructured thick films; solid oxide fuel cells; honeycomb ceramics

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Jaydeep Kulkarni

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(512) 471-4802
Office Location: EER 4.882

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Integrated Circuits; Emerging Nano-technologies

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Erhan Kutanoglu

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-7194
Office Location: ETC 5.114

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Applied operations research; supply chain management; manufacturing and transportation logistics; game theoretic and distributed mechanisms (e-commerce and auctions)

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Stelios Kyriakides

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4167
Office Location: ASE 5.23

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Instability in solids and structures (plastic buckling of structures, propagating instabilities in shape, memory metals, composites and foams); modeling of nonlinear behavior and failure of solids (metals, composites and foams)

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Larry Lake

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-8233, 512-471-3161
Office Location: CPE 4.108

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Enhanced oil recovery; reservoir engineering; reservoir characterization; geochemical modeling; simulation

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Chad Landis

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4273
Office Location: ASE 5.214

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Mechanics of materials; ferroelectrics; ferromagnetic shape memory alloys; fracture mechanics; continuum thermodynamics

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Sheldon Landsberger

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-2467
Office Location: 159, ETC 7.116

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Radioactive and solid waste management; low-level counting of natural radioactivity; compton suppression gamma-ray spectrometry; risk assessment in radioactivity handling

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Desmond Lawler

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4595
Office Location: ECJ 8.6

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Particles in water and wastewater treatment processes; mathematical modeling of treatment processes; physical-chemical treatment; drinking and industrial process water treatment

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Jack Lee

Associate Department Chair/Research & Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-8423
Office Location: MER 1.606D, EER 3.806

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

High-K gate dielectrics and gate electrodes; alternative channel materials for MOSFET applications; fabrication methods and novel device structures for future integrated circuit device applications; compound semiconductor device design and fabrication

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Benjamin Leibowicz

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-9550
Office Location: ETC 5.128D

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Energy economics; technological change; energy and climate policy analysis; integrated assessment modeling; industrial organization; innovation

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Fernanda Leite

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-5957
Office Location: ECJ 5.302

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Information technology for project management; building information modeling; life-cycle information integration; collaboration and coordination technologies; information technology-supported construction safety management

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Wei Li

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


Office Location: ETC 5.146

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Polymer nanofoam and nanocomposites; biomedical micro devices; 3D cell culture and drug discovery; nanoporous materials; manufacturing processes for alternate transportation energy

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Kenneth Liechti

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4164
Office Location: ASE 5.228

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Delamination fracture mechanics; adhesive bonding and composite materials; microelectronics packaging; mechanics of adhesion and friction at small scales

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Howard Liljestrand

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4604
Office Location: ECJ 8.206

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Aquatic chemistry; contaminant transport; pollutant containment and remediation acid deposition; air pollution modeling

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Yuanyue Liu

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


(512) 232-3788
Office Location: ETC 9.168

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Apply theory and atomic scale simulations to solve materials problems; room-temperature electron transport in materials and how it would be affected by the atom vibrations (phonons), defects, and the interface

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Raul Longoria

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0530
Office Location: ETC 5.134B

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Physical system modeling, analysis and control; evaluation of robotic ground vehicles; vehicle system dynamics and control; electromechanical systems and mechatronics

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Nanshu Lu

Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4208
Office Location: EER 7.614B, ASE 5.242

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Mechanics of thin films on compliant substrates; mechanics of flexible electronics with extreme deformability and compliance; mechanics at bio-electronics interface; development of novel bio-integrated soft electronics for cardiac, neural and epidermal applications

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Nathaniel Lynd

Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-232-2534
Office Location: CPE 3.408

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Polymer sciences, including areas such as modeling, design and synthesis of membranes for capture of carbon dioxide; synthesis of degradable biomedical materials; and understanding ion transport in polymer electrolytes

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Randy Machemehl

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4541, 512-232-3107
Office Location: ECJ 6.902, CTR 200

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Transportation system operational analysis and design software development; transport system demand estimation

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Filippo Mangolini

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


(512) 471-3244
Office Location: ETC 9.176

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Structural transformations and chemical reactions occurring on material surfaces and at solid/solid, solid/liquid interfaces under extreme environments and conditions far from equilibrium

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Arumugam Manthiram

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-1791, 512-471-7394
Office Location: ETC 9.104

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Clean energy materials; electrochemical energy conversion and storage; Lithium ion batteries, fuel cells, supercapacitors, and solar cells; nanomaterials

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Lance Manuel

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-5691
Office Location: ECJ 4.718

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Random vibration; structural dynamics; structural reliability; atmospheric inflow turbulence simulation for wind turbine loads analysis; computational methods for windstorm field generation; performance of deepwater offshore platforms; probabilistic seismic hazard analysis

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Mia Markey

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-1711, 512-471-8660
Office Location: BME 5.202L, BME 5.108

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Biomedical informatics; decision support; biomedical image analysis; biometrics

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Glenn Masada

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3061
Office Location: ETC 4.144

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

System dynamics; automatic control; energy conversion engineering; electronics manufacturing

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Ronald Matthews

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3108
Office Location: ETC 7.148C

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Alternative fuels; emissions; engine modeling

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Jennifer Maynard

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-9188
Office Location: CPE 5.466

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Control of cellular immunity through manipulation of T-cell receptor interactions; reverse-engineer pathogenic strategies used by bacterial pathogens for biotechnological applications; apply protein engineering approaches to issues in structural biology

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Mark Mear

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4212
Office Location: ASE 5.220

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Micromechanics; fracture mechanics; boundary element methods

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Bob Metcalfe

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


+1857-891 1252
Office Location: ECJ 10.332

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Innovation; the network effect; internet protocols; distributed algorithms; network operating systems; local-area networks; modeling and simulation

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Delia Milliron

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-232-5702
Office Location: NHB 6.404

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Chemical synthesis and assembly of nanostructured electronic and electrochemical materials; processing-structure-property relationships; energy; electronic devices

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Thomas Milner

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-1332
Office Location: BME 1.108F

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Optical-based therapeutics and diagnostic imaging; biomedical fiber sensors; infrared imaging radiometry

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Kishore Mohanty

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3077
Office Location: CPE 3.168

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Transport of simple and complex fluids in complex microstructured materials for applications in energy, environment and biotechnology

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Tess Moon

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0094
Office Location: ETC 4.170

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Mechanics and design of materials, processing, structures and systems; polymer composites and nanocomposites; nano- and bio-mechanics: modeling, experimental characterization; electronics packaging and interconnects; biophysics, nano- and microscale biomimetic materials and processes

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Robert Moser

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0093
Office Location: ETC 7.142D

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Turbulence physics; direct numerical simulation and spectral methods; large-eddy simulation; cardiovascular fluid mechanics

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C. Buddie Mullins

Assistant Department Chair & Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-5817
Office Location: CPE 4.418

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Materials chemistry for energy studies regarding solar photoelectrocatalysis; catalysis of nano-structured surfaces; materials for lithium-ion battery electrodes

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Juan Murcia-Delso

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512--232-6781, 512--471-1619
Office Location: ECJ 4.732

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Inelastic behavior of concrete structure; resilience to extreme events; sustainable design

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Zoltan Nagy

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512- 232-6793
Office Location: ECJ 5.428

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Optimal control of low energy building systems

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Dean Neikirk

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-4669, 512-471-8549
Office Location: EER 5.808, MER 1.606C

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Sensors and transducers; electromagnetic and micromachined devices; integrated circuits and semiconductors; microwave devices

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Richard Neptune

Department Chair and Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0848
Office Location: ETC 4.132

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Musculoskeletal modeling and simulation of human movement; biomechanics and neuromotor control; rehabilitation engineering; sports biomechanics and equipment design; prosthetic and orthotic design optimization

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Quoc Nguyen

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-1204
Office Location: CPE 5.104 A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Chemical and gas enhanced oil recovery; conformance control technology; stimulated production of unconventional resources; thermal and chemical conversion of tar sand and oil shale; nanoparticle functionalization and processing for subsurface applications

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Steven Nichols

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-4102, 512-471-3565
Office Location: ETC 3.104A

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Product development and technology commercialization; entrepreneurial development of students; engineering professional responsibility; engineering design and engineering design education

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Evdokia Nikolova

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: EER 6.808

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

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Atila Novoselac

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-475-8175
Office Location: ECJ 5.422

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Ventilation and indoor air quality; computations and measurements of airflows in buildings; pollutants transport modeling; building energy analysis

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William O'Brien

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4638
Office Location: ECJ 5.430

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Production systems: project supply chain management, project controls; computer integrated construction: information integration, collaborative systems, human-computer interaction, implementation issues

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James O'Connor

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4645
Office Location: ECJ 5.2

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

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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J. Tinsley Oden

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-3312
Office Location: ACE 4.102

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Computational mechanics and mathematics; numerical solution of partial differential equations; multi-scale modeling; model validation, uncertainty quantification

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Ryosuke Okuno

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3250
Office Location: CPE 5.118B

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

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

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Jon Olson

Department Chair & Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-7375, 512-471-3161
Office Location: CPE 5.168B, CPE 2.502

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

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

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Raymond Orbach

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0204
Office Location: ETC 9.146

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Complex systems and non-linear dynamics; transport in random media

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Michael Orshansky

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-1082
Office Location: EER 4.814

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Security

Research Interests

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

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David Pan

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-1436
Office Location: EER 4.880

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

VLSI computer aided design; physical design and circuit optimization; design and manufacturing process integration; vertical integration of technology, circuit, CAD and system

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Paola Passalacqua

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-3319
Office Location: ECJ 8.612

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Multi-scale analysis of hydrological processes; dynamics of environmental transport on river networks and deltaic systems; quantitative analysis and modeling of landscape forming processes, geomorphic transport laws and subgrid-scale parameterization.

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Yale Patt

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-4085
Office Location: EER 5.802

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Areas of Impact

Security

Research Interests

Microprocessor architecture in the many core era; parallelism and superscalar processor design; seriously heterogeneous chip multiprocessors; how to help students learn

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Donald Paul

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-5392
Office Location: CPE 3.450

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Materials; polymers; membranes; composites

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Nicholas Peppas

Professor

Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering


512-471-6644
Office Location: CPE 3.466

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Biomaterials; controlled drug delivery; molecular modeling of protein structures in contact with biomaterials and tissues; modeling of biomedical devices; bionanotechnology; molecular recognition processes

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Gary Pope

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3235, 512-471-3161
Office Location: CPE 2.502

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Enhanced oil recovery; reservoir engineering; fluid flow in porous media; numerical simulation; phase behavior and fluid properties; water soluble polymers; surfactants; surfactant enhanced aquifer remediation; characterization of NAPLs in groundwater; use of tracers for characterization of aquifers

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Masa Prodanovic

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-0839
Office Location: CPE 4.186A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Fluid displacement in porous media; porous matrix and microfractured media characterization; unconventional reservoirs modeling; ferrohydrodynamics

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Jorge Prozzi

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3488
Office Location: ECJ 6.112

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Highway pavement design and rehabilitation; monitoring, evaluation and performance analysis of highway pavements; asphalt technology; accelerated pavement testing; sustainable pavement engineering; environmentally-friendly pavement technologies; applied probability and statistics; applied econometrics; life-cycle cost analysis; transportation infrastructure management

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Michael Pyrcz

Associate Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


(512) 471-3252
Office Location: CPE 4.186B

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Integrated Reservoir Characterization; Unconventional Resources; Petrophysics and pore-scale processes; Geologic Carbon Storage

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Laxminarayan Raja

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4279
Office Location: WRW 318B

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Low-temperature glow discharge plasma

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Ellen Rathje

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3683, 512-471-4929
Office Location: ECJ 9.227C

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Geotechnical earthquake engineering and engineering seismology; seismic stability of earth structures and slopes; earthquake-induced landslides; seismic site response; field liquefaction evaluation and soil improvement; application of remote sensing to earthquake damage assessment

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Manuel Rausch

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


(512) 471-5147
Office Location: ASE 5.236, EER 7.620

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Soft Tissue Biomechanics; Nonlinear Continuum Mechanics; Numerical Modeling; Material Characterization & Constitutive Modeling

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K Ravi-Chandar

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4213
Office Location: ASE 5.222

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Mechanical behavior of materials at high strain rates; fracture in nominally brittle materials; shear banding in polymeric materials; phase transformation in shape memory alloys

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Leonard Register

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-1868
Office Location: MER 2.606B, EER 3.882

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Theory of electronic and optoelectronic devices, particularly at the nano-scale; semi-classical and quantum mechanical device modeling; alternative materials and geometries for CMOS (non-classical CMOS); alternative state variables and switching methods (beyond CMOS)

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Pengyu Ren

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-232-1832
Office Location: BME 5.202M

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Molecular modeling of biological systems; computational drug discovery

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Gary Rochelle

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-7230
Office Location: CPE 5.458

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

CO2 capture from coal-fired power plants by aqueous amine scrubbing; mass transfer with fast reaction in the boundary layer

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Gregory Rodin

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4230
Office Location: ASE 5.234

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Fast algorithms for composite materials; mechanics of ice; creep deformation and fracture

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Adrianne Rosales

Assistant Professor

Chemical Engineering


(512) 471-6300
Office Location: CPE 3.418

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Biomolecular and biomimetic materials, hydrogel development, cell-matrix interactions, dynamic materials

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Ryan Russell

Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-4190
Office Location: ASE 3.216

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Astrodynamics; orbital mechanics; numerical methods; nonlinear estimation; spacecraft trajectory design; optimal control

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M. Nichole Rylander

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


Office Location: ETC

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Multi-disciplinary elements of bioheat transfer; nanomedicine; biomedical optics; tissue regeneration; cancer engineering

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Chris Rylander

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-6144
Office Location: ETC 7.142D

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Solving healthcare related problems using mechanical engineering design and manufacturing techniques

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H. Grady Rylander III

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-1995
Office Location: ENS 617C

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Vision research; biomedical sensors; laser applications; neuroprosthesis design

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Michael Sacks

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-232-7773
Office Location: ACE 5.428, BME 5.202J

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Cardiovascular biomechanics; computational simulation of the behavior of the cardiovascular system; advanced constitutive models, biomechanical interactions of cell, tissue and organ in native and engineered heart valves and myocardium

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Shelly Sakiyama-Elbert

Department Chair and Professor

Biomedical Engineering


(512) 471-3604
Office Location: BME 3.110B

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

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Salvatore Salamone

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3427, 512-232-4464
Office Location: ECJ 4.710

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Structural health monitoring; non-destructive evaluation; ultrasonic sensing methods for smart structures; wave propagation in solids; digital signal processing and pattern recognition

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Navid Saleh

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-9175
Office Location: ECJ 8.608

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Environmental nanotechnology; physicochemical processes; fate and transport of nanomaterials in the environment; groundwater remediation

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Isaac Sanchez

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-1020
Office Location: CPE 3.408

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Statistical thermodynamics of bulk and interfacial phenomena in polymers; solubility of fluids in polymers; computer simulations of polymer properties

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Sujay Sanghavi

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-475-9798
Office Location: EER 6.824

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Security

Research Interests

Algorithms for wireless, sensor and peer-to-peer networks and the Internet; machine learning and data mining; social networks; optimization

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Surya Santoso

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-3371
Office Location: EER 7.876

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Electromagnetic transient and electric power quality in power systems; development of intelligent systems for enabling self-healing and self-restoring power systems; wind power interconnection and integration

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Carolyn Seepersad

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-1985
Office Location: ETC 4.138

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Simulation-based design of complex engineering systems; design for additive manufacturing; mechanical design innovation; environmentally conscious design

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Polina Sela

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-6879
Office Location: ECJ 8.208

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Water resources systems management; cyber-physical urban systems

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Luis Sentis

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-5987
Office Location: ETC 4.165

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Research Interests

Human-centered robotics; mathematics of movement and manipulation; building legged humanoid robots; software architectures for sensing and acting; biomechatronics

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Kamy Sepehrnoori

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-0231, 512-471-3161
Office Location: CPE 2.502

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Reservoir simulation development and application; simulation of enhance oil recovery processes; computational methods; parallel computations; applied mathematics; naturally fractured reservoir modeling; co-optimization of CO2 sequestration and enhanced oil recovery; inverse modeling

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Sanjay Shakkottai

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-5376
Office Location: EER 6.802

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Scheduling and QoS in wireless networks; ad-hoc and sensor networks; congestion control in the internet; resource allocation for heterogeneous networks

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Mukul Sharma

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-3257, 512-471-3161
Office Location: CPE 5.118A

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Formation damage; petrophysics; fluid flow in porous media

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Li Shi

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-3109
Office Location: ETC 7.140

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Energy and environment; thermal management; electronics, photonics and sensors; biomedical technologies

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Jayant Sirohi

Associate Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


Office Location: ASE 5.216

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

High power density solid state actuators; multifunctional structures; multi-mission capable micro and unmanned aerial vehicles; rotorcraft design

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Mark J.T. Smith

Dean, Graduate School Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(512) 232-3601
Office Location: EER 6.870

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Areas of Impact
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David Soloveichik

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: EER 7.814

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Molecular programming, including the engineering of complex molecular systems for synthetic biology, nanotechnology and bioengineering.

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Wen Song

Assistant Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-5789
Office Location: CPE 5.118B

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Enhanced oil recovery; petrophysics and pore scale processes; reservoir engineering; unconventional resources; geologic carbon storage; natural gas engineering; reservoir simulation

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Gerald Speitel

Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-7995
Office Location: ECJ 10.326

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Treatment processes for hazardous organic chemicals, including biodegradation and adsorption; drinking water treatment; computer models of treatment processes

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S.V. Sreenivasan

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-6546
Office Location: ETC 5.134C

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nano-resolution lithography; flexure-based micro- and nano-precision machines; precision optical systems; real-time nano-resolution optical sensor architectures

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Jeanne Stachowiak

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering


Office Location: BME 5.202G

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Biophysical mechanisms

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Kenneth Stokoe

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4929
Office Location: ECJ 9.227

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Geotechnical earthquake engineering and soil dynamics; non-destructive testing of pavements, soils and structures; offshore geotechnical engineering

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Laura Suggs

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-232-1671
Office Location: BME 4.202D

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Cardiovascular tissue engineering; Adult progenitor cells and vasculogenesis; Biologically active materials

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James Sulzer

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


Office Location: ETC 4.146D

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Determining efficient ways to restore healthy gait in people after stroke; the development of novel, neurally-based rehabilitation strategies

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Nan Sun

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-2051
Office Location: EER 4.820

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Analog, mixed-signal and RF integrated circuit design; micro- and nano-scale solid-state platforms (silicon ICs and beyond) as an electrical, electrochemical and optical analytical tool for biotechnology and medicine; low-cost medical imaging systems; miniature spin resonance systems

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Earl Swartzlander

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-5923
Office Location: EER 5.874

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

VLSI circuit technology; special purpose processors; computer arithmetic; digital signal processing; quantum-dot cellular automata (QCA) nanotechnology

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Eric Taleff

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-5378
Office Location: ETC 9.170

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Areas of Impact

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Processing-microstructure-property relationships in light alloys; refractory metals; superalloys; hypereutectoid steels

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Takashi Tanaka

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


(512) 232-0830
Office Location: ASE 4.230

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Systems and control theory; Networked and multi-agent systems; Information theory in control

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John Tassoulas

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4553, 512-232-3598
Office Location: ECJ 4.732

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Soil structure interaction; flow and deformation in porous media; wave propagation; structural mechanics

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Ahmed Tewfik

Department Chair and Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-6179, 512-232-7920
Office Location: EER 2.876

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Security

Research Interests

Medical imaging for minimally invasive surgery; programmable wireless networks; genomics and proteomics; neural prosthetics and audio signal separation

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Andrea Thomaz

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: UTA 7.227

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Research Interests

Enable robots to function in dynamic human environments

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Edison Thomaz

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: EER 7.818

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Modeling health-related behaviors, with specific focus on scalable computational methods and novel sensing approaches

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Mohit Tiwari

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


Office Location: EER 5.886

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Cybersecurity with a focus on computing systems, hardware design, processor architecture, embedded systems and cloud computing

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Ufuk Topcu

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


Office Location: ASE 4.208

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Design and verification of autonomous networked systems

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Carlos Torres-Verdin

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-4216, 512-471-3161
Office Location: CPE 5.182A

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Borehole geophysics; petrophysics; formation evaluation; well logging; rock physics; multi-physics geophysical detection and imaging; geophysical imaging of time-lapse subsurface phenomena; inverse problems; signal processing

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Nur Touba

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-1456
Office Location: EER 4.870

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Areas of Impact

Security

Research Interests

VLSI testing; fault-tolerant computing; computer-aided design

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Thomas Truskett

Department Chair and Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-6308
Office Location: CPE 5.454

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Self-assembly; design of materials; protein therapeutics and biomedical Imaging; water’s role in biological processes; complex fluids

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James Tunnell

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-232-2110
Office Location: BME 1.108B

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Diagnostic and therapeutic optical technologies; molecular imaging; nanophotonics; cancer

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Emanuel Tutuc

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-4960
Office Location: MER 1.606E, EER 3.890

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanoelectronics; chemical vapor deposition; graphene; semiconductor nanowires and devices

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Jonathan Valvano

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-5141, 512-471-7323
Office Location: EER 5.820

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Embedded medical devices; measurements of volume and pressure in the heart; low-power electrical, mechanical, and thermal measurements; hardware/software co-simulation of real-time embedded systems

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Eric van Oort

Professor

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-471-6262
Office Location: CPE 4.182A

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Rig automation; zonal isolation; borehole stability and lost circulation; frac optimization; frac water management, drilling and completion fluids

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Philip Varghese

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-471-3110
Office Location: ASE 4.222

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Laser based sensors; flow diagnostics using raman and rayleigh scattering; scramjet combustion; rarefied flow analysis using the Boltzmann equation and Monte Carlo simulation

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Haris Vikalo

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-7922
Office Location: EER 7.810

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Statistical signal processing; bioinformatics and computational biology; wireless communications systems

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Sriram Vishwanath

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-1190
Office Location: EER 6.814

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Networks; wireless systems; system security; information theory; resource allocation in systems; networked control; energy systems; bioinformatics

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C. Michael Walton

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-1414
Office Location: ECJ 6.3

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Transportation systems engineering, planning and policy analysis; intelligent transportation systems; intermodal, combined transport and freight

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Zheng Wang

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-2991, 512-232-6123
Office Location: EER 3.870, MER 2.206N

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Biomedical engineering; electromagnetics and acoustics; plasma, quantum eectronics and optics; solid-state electronics

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Yaguo Wang

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-9556
Office Location: ETC 7.150

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Manufacturing and Materials

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Junmin Wang

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


(512) 232-2392
Office Location: ETC 4.152C

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Control, modeling, estimation, optimization, and diagnosis of dynamical systems, especially for automotive, vehicle, transportation, smart, automated, and sustainable mobility applications

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Daniel Wasserman

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-9818
Office Location: MRC 1.606

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Autonomy and Robotics

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Security

Space and Aeronautics

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

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

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Michael Webber

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-6867
Office Location: ETC 6.106EA

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Energy policy; energy and water; alternative and renewable energy; biofuels; energy in Texas; energy systems; waste to energy

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Charles Werth

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-1626
Office Location: ECJ 8.206

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

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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Mary Wheeler

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering


512-475-8625
Office Location: ACE 5.324

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Numerical solution of partial differential equations; flow and transport in porous media; algorithms for massively parallel machines

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Karen Willcox

Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


512-232-6259
Office Location: POB 4.102

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Research Interests

Data to decisions in engineering systems; computational models and methods for design, optimization, control and uncertainty quantification of engineering systems; reduced-order modeling and multi-fidelity modeling; future aircraft technologies; aircraft system optimization; aircraft environmental impact; multidisciplinary design; unmanned aerial vehicles; digital twins

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Eric Williamson

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-475-6175, 512-471-4594
Office Location: ECJ 4.722, PRC 177

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Response of structures to blast and impact; progressive collapse; structural response modelling and simulation; static and dynamic stability; failure modeling; damage mechanics

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C. Grant Willson

Professor

Chemical Engineering


512-471-4342
Office Location: WEL 5.240

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

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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Preston Wilson

Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-475-9093
Office Location: ETC 4.152A, ARL N632

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Areas of Impact

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Underwater, physical and biomedical acoustics; acoustic propagation and scattering in multiphase media; seismoacoustics; novel experimental techniques and transduction

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Sharon Wood

Dean and Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-1166
Office Location: ECJ 10.310, PRC 177

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Design and behavior of reinforced concrete structures; infrastructure monitoring; earthquake engineering

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Chong Xie

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-475-6872
Office Location: BME 5.202-O

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Nanoelectronics; neuroscience applications

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Ying Xu

Associate Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-6507
Office Location: ECJ 5.436

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Research Interests

Emissions of SVOCs

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Thomas Yankeelov

Professor

Biomedical Engineering


Office Location: BME 4.202L

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Medical imaging; computational oncology

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Hsin-Chih (Tim) Yeh

Associate Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-471-7931
Office Location: BME 5.202C

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Nanobiosensor development; cancer biomarker detection; single-molecule spectroscopy for biomoledcule and nanomaterial characterization; 3D molecular tracking and super-resolution imaging

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Ali Yilmaz

Associate Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-471-2054
Office Location: EER 5.812

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Security

Research Interests

Computational electromagnetics; high performance computing; fast algorithms; antenna systems; bioelectromagnetics

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Guihua Yu

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-232-5276
Office Location: ETC 9.144

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanomaterials for energy science and environment; energy storage and conversion devices; nanoelectronics; nano-biotechnolgy; self-assembly of nanostructures

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Edward Yu

Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


512-232-5167
Office Location: MER 1.206M, EER 3.802

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Photovoltaics and other technologies for energy generation; scanning probe characterization of advanced electronic materials and devices; III-V nitride heterostructure materials and device physics; solid-state nanoscience and nanotechnology

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Renato Zanetti

Assistant Professor

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics


Office Location: ASE 3.210

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Areas of Impact

Autonomy and Robotics

Computational Engineering/Science

Space and Aeronautics

Research Interests

Stochastic estimation of non-linear/non-Gaussian dynamical systems; GNC of autonomous systems; Spacecraft attitude dynamics, determination, and control; Simulation of large, complex dynamical systems; Vision-based navigation; Sensor fusion, sensor technology, and sensor utilization planning

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Zhanmin Zhang

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-471-4534
Office Location: ECJ 6.10

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Areas of Impact

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Infrastructure systems management; intelligent infrastructure systems; pavement design and management; modeling of pavement behavior and performance; variability and reliability of pavements; pavement performance simulation; computerized information and decision support systems; application of geographical information systems (GIS)

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Yuebing Zheng

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering


512-471-0228
Office Location: ETC 9.174

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Nanophotonics; micro and nanofluidics; molecular engineering; nanobiotechnology; lab on a chip; solar energy; information technology

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Hao Zhu

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(512) 471-1722
Office Location: EER 7.868

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Areas of Impact

Artificial Intelligence and Information Engineering

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Cyber-physical power systems, Energy data analytics, Signal processing over networks

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Janet Zoldan

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering


Office Location: BME 4.202D

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Molecular cell biology and tissue engineering

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Jorge Zornberg

Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-3595
Office Location: ECJ 9.227A

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Transportation and Infrastructure

Research Interests

Soil mechanics; soil reinforcement and improvement; environmental geotechnics; geosynthetics; numerical and physical (centrifuge) modeling of geotechnical and geoenvironmental systems