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  Name Contact
caa238.jpg Alabi, Christopher A.
Assistant Professor and Nancy and Peter Meinig Family Investigator in the Life Sciences
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 2009
Research focus: Facilitate the development and translation of nanoparticle and protein-drug therapeutics by elucidating the underlying principles that dictate their macromolecular interactions and transport in complex biological environments.
356 Olin Hall
607 255-7889
aba6.jpg Anton, A. Brad
Associate Professor
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1986
Research focus: Mechanisms, kinetics, and thermodynamics of chemical reactions in fluids and at interfaces between fluid and solid phases.
375 Olin Hall
607 255-3629
laa25.jpg Archer, Lynden A.
James A. Friend Family Distinguished Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1993
Research focus: Synthesis, science, and technological applications of polymers, complex fluids, and nanoscale organic-inorganic hybrid materials (NOHMs) for electrochemical energy storage.
348 Olin Hall
607 254-8825
ac222.jpg Center, Alfred M.
Professor of Practice and Associate Director of the M.Eng. Program
Research focus: Professor Center is the Associate Director of the Masters of Engineering program and teaches many engineering application courses including Plant Design, Process Control Strategies, Managing New Business Development, Hydrocarbon Resources, Turbo-machinery
252 Olin Hall
607 255-3422
pqc1.jpg Clancy, Paulette
Samuel W. and M. Diane Bodman Professor in Chemical Engineering
Ph.D., Oxford University, 1977
Research focus: Computational studies of crystalline semiconducting materials synthesis, processing and design with a focus on 'small molecule' organic semiconductors and beyond-CMOS electronic materials (from graphene to InGaAs and low-k SiCOH).
362 Olin Hall
607 255-7713
sd386.jpg Daniel, Susan
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Lehigh University, 2005
Research focus: Membrane fusion, specifically the virus infection process; membrane organization and function; identification of critical lipid-protein interactions necessary for biological function
256 Olin Hall
607 255-4675
md255.jpg DeLisa, Matthew P.
William L. Lewis Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., University of Maryland, 2000
Research focus: Biomolecular engineering, biopharmaceuticals, cellular machinery, glycobiology and glycoengineering, protein engineering, synthetic biology
254 Olin Hall
607 254-8560
tmd10.jpg Duncan, T. Michael
Raymond G. Thorpe Teaching Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1980
Research focus: Determine molecular basis for macroscopic effects, such as chemical, electrical, and mechanical properties, in heterogeneous catalysis and advanced materials using spectroscopic characterization
352 Olin Hall
607 255-8715
jre7.jpg Engstrom, James R.
B.P. Amoco/H. Laurance Fuller Professorship in Engineering
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1986
Research focus: Gas-surface dynamics via molecular beam scattering; Inorganic-organic interfaces and molecular-based electronics; Atomic layer deposition; In-situ monitoring and control of thin film processes
354 Olin Hall
607 255-9934
fe13.jpg Escobedo, Fernando A.
Marjorie L. Hart Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin- Madison, 1997
Research focus: Statistical mechanics; molecular stimulation of macromolecular systems and separation processes; structure-property relationships for polymeric and colloidal materials
377 Olin Hall
607 255-8243
th358.jpg Hanrath, Tobias
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin, 2004
Research focus: Optoelectronic properties of semiconductor nanocrystals; solar energy conversion and energy storage devices
350 Olin Hall
607 351-2544
ylj2.jpg Joo, Yong L.
Professor
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1993
Research focus: Modeling and development of scalable nano-manufacturing processes driven by instability; Nanostructured materials for energy storage applications; Mesoscale modeling of dynamics of complex fluids
340 Olin Hall
607 255-8591
dlk15.jpg Koch, Donald L.
Professor
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1985
Research focus: Rheology and average transport processes in particle suspensions, porous media, micro- and nano-structured materials. Particle-filled polymeric materials. Solvent-free nanoparticle fluids.
250 Olin Hall
607 255-3484
wlo1.jpg Olbricht, William L.
Professor
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology, 1981
Research focus: Application of fluid mechanics and mass transfer to biological, biomedical and industrial problems; motion of blood cells in the microcirculation; convection-enhanced drug delivery
378 Olin Hall
607 255-4362
mjp31.jpg Paszek, Matthew J.
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2009
Research focus: The Paszek group investigates how signaling patterns emerge from these spatial arrangements and what role mechanical forces and biophysical interactions play in organizing biomolecules at molecular length scales.
360 Olin Hall
607 255-6277
dap43.jpg Putnam, David A.
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Utah, 1996
Research focus: Rational design and synthesis of functional biomaterials to facilitate, target, or control the delivery of drugs or therapeutic genes to the body; new protein stabilization and gene delivery techniques
147 Weill Hall
607 255-4352
mls50.jpg Shuler, Michael Louis
Samuel B. Eckert Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 1973
Research focus: Structured models; especially applied to a minimal cell for systems biology; heterologous protein expression systems; cell culture analogs for pharmacokinetic models; in vitro toxicology; plant cell tissue culture; biodegradation and bioremediation
350 Duffield Hall (secondarily 381 Kimball)
607 255-7577
phs7.jpg Steen, Paul H.
Maxwell M. Upson Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University, 1981
Research focus: Stability of capillary surfaces; Flows driven by shape-change; Fluid dynamics of casting process; Heat flow in casting process; Electro-shape-change and capillarity; Switchable electronics; and Capillary adhesion devices.
346 Olin Hall
607 255-4749
ads10.jpg Stroock, Abraham Duncan
William C. Hooey Director and Gordon L. Dibble ’50 Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
Ph.D., Harvard University, 2002
Research focus: Biomolecular & biomedical engineering, transport phenomena, reactor design, microscale processes
260 Olin Hall
607 255-4276
jwt54.jpg Tester, Jefferson William
The Croll Professorship of Sustainable Energy Systems
Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1971
Research focus: Geothermal energy and biomass-based fuels are the focus of Jeff Tester’s research. In the geothermal area, his research group is evaluating the performance of Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) and geothermal heat pumps.
2160 Snee Hall
607 254-7211
jdv27.jpg Varner, Jeffrey D.
Professor
Ph.D., Purdue University, 1997
244 Olin Hall
607 255-4258
fy86.jpg You, Fengqi
Roxanne E. and Michael J. Zak Professor and David Croll Faculty Fellow
Ph.D., Carnegie Mellon University, 2009
Research focus: Advanced computational models, optimization algorithms, and system analysis tools for practically important and fundamental problems on process engineering/manufacturing, energy systems and sustainability.
318 Olin Hall
607 255-1162
rnz6.jpg Zia, Roseanna N.
Assistant Professor, James C. and Rebecca Q. Morgan Sesquicentennial Faculty Fellow, and Associate Editor, Journal of Rheology
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology,
Research focus: Colloidal hydrodynamics and suspensions, complex fluids, suspension mechanics, micro-hydrodynamics, rheology
344 Olin Hall
607 254-3353

Graduate Field Faculty

  Name Department Contact
lc246.jpg Collins, Lance R.
Joseph Silbert Dean of Engineering, Professor
Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 1987
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 242 Carpenter Hall
607 255-9679
cf99.jpg Fischbach-Teschl, Claudia
Associate Professor
Ph.D., University of Regensburg, 2003
Biomedical Engineering 157 Weill Hall
607 255-4547
epg2.jpg Giannelis, Emmanuel P.
Walter R. Read Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1985
Materials Science and Engineering 176 Kimball Hall
607 255-9680
mj227.jpg Jin, Moonsoo
Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering Weill Cornell Medical College
646 962-6115
mrk93.jpg King, Michael R.
Daljit S.and Elaine Sarkaria Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Ph.D., University of Notre Dame, 1999
Biomedical Engineering 205 Weill Hall
607 255-9803
bk88.jpg Kirby, Brian J.
Associate Director of Graduate Studies, Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Professor
Ph.D., Stanford University, 2001
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 377 Kimball Hall
lwl3.jpg Lion, Leonard William
Professor
Ph.D., Stanford University, 1980
Civil and Environmental Engineering Room 263 Hollister Hall
607 255-7571
cko3.jpg Ober, Christopher Kemper
Francis Norwood Bard Professor of Materials Engineering
Ph.D., University of Massachusetts- Amherst, 1982
Materials Science and Engineering Room 310 Bard Hall
607 255-8417
rdr82.jpg Robinson, Richard Douglas
Associate Professor
Ph.D., Columbia University, 2004
Materials Science and Engineering 127 Bard Hall
607 255-7750
xs66.jpg Shen, Xiling
Assistant Professor
Ph.D., Stanford University, 2008
Electrical and Computer Engineering
lpw1.jpg Walker, Larry
Professor
Biological and Environmental Engineering 232 Riley-Robb Hall
607 255-2478
ubw1.jpg Wiesner, Ulrich B.
Spencer T. Olin Professor of Engineering
Ph.D., University of Mainz and Max-Planck-Institute for Polymer Research, 1991
Materials Science and Engineering Room 330 Bard Hall
607 255-3487
mw272.jpg Wu, Mingming
Associate Professor
Biological and Environmental Engineering 306 Riley-Robb Hall
607 255-9410