Faculty Directory


Manufacturing and Materials

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Deji Akinwande

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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Vaibhav Bahadur

Associate 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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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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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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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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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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Amit Bhasin

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

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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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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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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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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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

Research Interests

Elastic and acoustic wave propagation in complex media, acoustic metamaterials, new acoustic transduction materials, ultrasonic nondestructive testing, and vibro-acoustic transducers

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 9.146

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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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Krishna Kumar

Assistant Professor

Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering


512-232-4406
Office Location: ECJ 9.227B

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Areas of Impact

Energy and Environment

Manufacturing and Materials

Research Interests

Multi-scale modeling of natural hazards, landslides, earthquakes, debris flows, material point method, discrete element and lattice Boltzmann, high-performance computing in geomechanics; large-scale big data frameworks for modeling infrastructure systems

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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William O'Brien

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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

Research Interests

Ultrafast carrier dynamics and micro/nanoscale heat transfer in nanomaterials with optical spectroscopy; thermoelectrics; photovoltaics; gas fuel generation; quantum-cascade lasers

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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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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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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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Yuebing Zheng

Associate 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