Faculty Directory


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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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Sapun Parekh

Assistant Professor

Biomedical Engineering


512-232-3466
Office Location: BME 4.202E

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Research Interests

Development of label-free imaging and analytical tools with nonlinear chemical microscopy to predict type 2 diabetes and other diseases

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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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Emily Porter

Assistant Professor

Electrical and Computer Engineering


(512) 232-8114
Office Location: EER 5.806

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Areas of Impact

Bioengineering and Health

Computational Engineering/Science

Research Interests

Electromagnetics and acoustics; computational and applied electromagnetics; developing electromagnetic-based solutions with applications in diagnostic, therapeutic, supportive or assistive medical technologies

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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