Faculty Directory

Alphabetical index:


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Haas, Derek

Mechanical Engineering
Assistant Professor

derekhaas@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7916
NEL

Department Areas

Nuclear and Radiation Engineering

Research Interests

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

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Hall, Matthew

Mechanical Engineering
Professor

Louis T. Yule Fellowship in Engineering

mjhall@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1292
ETC 7.148

Department Areas

Thermal/Fluids Systems

Research Interests

Spark ignition and diesel engine combustion; Laser and optical diagnostics and sensors; Engine waste heat recovery with thermoelectrics and organic Rankine cycles; Diesel and gasoline engine cold-start; Alternative Fuels; Emissions; Firearms recoil

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Hall, Neal

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Associate Professor

nahall@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 2349
ENS 612A

Department Areas

Electromagnetics and Acoustics

Research Interests

Silicon micromachining/MEMS; Acoustics and dynamics; Optics and photonics

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Hallock, Gary

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor

Archie W. Straiton Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering

hallock@ece.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4965
UTA 7.354

Department Areas

Plasma/Quantum Electronics and Optics

Research Interests

Plasma propulsion; Fluctuations and turbulence in plasma; Advanced diagnostic development

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Hamilton, Mark

Mechanical Engineering
Professor

Harry L. Kent, Jr. Professorship in Mechanical Engineering

hamilton@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3055
ETC 4.146C

Department Areas

Acoustics; Biomechanical Engineering; Dynamic Systems and Control

Research Interests

Nonlinear propagation of ultrasound in tissue; Biophysical responses to underwater sound; Acoustic cavitation in shock wave lithotripsy; Micro-electro-mechanical systems-based parametric acoustic arrays

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Hanasusanto, Grani

Mechanical Engineering
Assistant Professor

grani.hanasusanto@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3078
ETC 5.120

Department Areas

Operations Research

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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Hart, Hillary

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Distinguished Senior Lecturer

hart@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4635, +1 512 423 5022
ECJ 8.214

Department Areas

Engineering Communication; Gender and Technology; Advanced Technical Communication

Research Interests

Environmental communication and Risk communication; Engineering ethics, especially Research ethics; Gender and technology; Technical communication as a body of knowledge

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Hasenbein, John

Mechanical Engineering
Professor

jhas@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3079
ETC 5.128B

Department Areas

Operations Research

Research Interests

Stochastic models; Multiclass queueing networks; Semiconductor wafer fabrication

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Heath, Robert

Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor

Cullen Trust for Higher Education Endowed Professor in Engineering #6

rheath@utexas.edu
+1 512 686 8225
UTA 7.516

Department Areas

Communications, Networks, and Systems (CommNetS)

Research Interests

Wireless communication; Signal processing; Multiple input multiple output communication; Millimeter wave systems; Commercial cellular systems; Wireless local area networks; Wireless in transportation systems; Radar

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Hebner, Robert

Mechanical Engineering
Research Professor

r.hebner@cem.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 1628
EME 1.418

Department Areas

Center for Electromechanics

Research Interests

Microgrid performance; electrical process in algal biofuels production; electrical insulation

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Heidari, Zoya

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
Assistant Professor

+1 512 471 7218
PGE 5.108

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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Heller, Adam

Chemical Engineering
Research Professor

heller@che.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8874, +1 512 471 8795
CPE 4.450, ETC 8.122

Department Areas

Bioengineering

Research Interests

Bioelectrochemistry; Bioelectrocatalysis; Instrumentation for diabetes management; Diagnostic instrumentation

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Helwig, Todd

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Professor

J. Neils Thompson Centennial Teaching Fellowship in Civil Engineering

thelwig@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 2239, +1 512 475 8195

Department Areas

Structural Engineering, Mechanics, and Materials

Research Interests

Design and behavior of steel structures

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Hildebrandt Ruiz, Lea

Chemical Engineering
Assistant Professor

lhr@che.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 1050
CPE 3.470, EME 1.320E

Department Areas

Energy and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests

Chemical and physical processing of atmospheric pollutants

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Ho, Paul

Mechanical Engineering
Professor

Cockrell Family Regents Chair in Engineering No. 5

paulho@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 8961
MER 2.206D, ETC 8.176

Department Areas

Materials

Research Interests

Thin films and interfaces in microelectronics materials; Reliability of interconnect and packaging structures; Polymer films and metal-polymer interfaces

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Hodges, Ben

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Associate Professor

hodges@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4730, +1 512 471 1807
ECJ 8.208

Department Areas

Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Research Interests

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

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Hrynyk, Trevor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering
Assistant Professor

thrynyk@utexas.edu
+1 512 471 9177, +1 512 471 4083
ECJ 4.706

Department Areas

Structural Engineering

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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Huang, Rui

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Professor

Mrs. Pearlie Dashiell Henderson Centennial Fellowship in Engineering

ruihuang@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 7558
WRW 117D

Department Areas

Solids; Structures and Materials

Research Interests

Mechanics of thin films, graphene, and soft materials; Buckling and surface instability; Fracture and adhesion; Multiscale modeling and simulations.

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Hughes, Thomas

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Professor

CAM Chair III

hughes@ices.utexas.edu
+1 512 232 7775
ACE 5.430A

Department Areas

Computational Mechanics

Research Interests

Computational Mechanics; Isogeometic Analysis; Stabilized and Variational Multiscale Methods; Phase-field Modeling; Cardiovascular Bioengineering; Complex Fluids and Turbulence

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Huh, Chun

Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering
Research Professor

chunhuh@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 3252
CPE 4.186B

Research Interests

Enhanced oil recovery with particular emphasis on process modeling and polymer rheology; Nanotechnology applications for oil industry

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Humphreys, Todd

Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Associate Professor

todd.humphreys@mail.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4489
WRW 411C

Department Areas

Controls, Autonomy and Robotics; Orbital Mechanics

Research Interests

Estimation and Filtering; Satellite Navigation Technology and Security; Software-defined Radio

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Hwang, Gyeong

Chemical Engineering
Professor

Lyondell Chemical Company Endowed Faculty Fellowship in Engineering

gshwang@che.utexas.edu
+1 512 471 4847
CPE 4.404

Department Areas

Advanced Materials; Energy; Microelectronics; Modeling, Simulation & Theory; Microelectronics; Surface & Interface Science

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, and photovoltaics