Faculty Directory


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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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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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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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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 9.227F

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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