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Adrian, Ronald

Regents' Professor
Ira A. Fulton Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Member of National Academy of Engineering
Professor: Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Turbulence, experimental fluid mechanics, laser diagnostics laser instrumentation micro detonation.

Artemiadis, Panagiotis

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Design, development and control of robotic devices that will help and collaborate with humans in every-day life.

Berman, Spring

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests Modeling, analysis, control, and optimization of multi-robot systems including robotic swarms; analysis of collective behaviors in biology and biologically-inspired control of distributed systems

Bocanegra, Luis

Professor of Practice
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Thermal sciences engineering education, lean manufacturing and process improvement

Calhoun, Ronald

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Senior Sustainability Scientist, Global Institute of Sustainability

Research Interests
Remote sensing of environmental flows, atmospheric boundary layers and wind energy systems for climate studies...

Cantwell, Elizabeth

Vice President for Research Development
Professor of Practice
Mechanical Engineering

Chattopadhyay, Aditi

Regents' Professor
Ira A. Fulton Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Director, Adaptive Intelligent Materials & Systems (AIMS) Center

Research Interests
Adaptive structures, structural health monitoring, composites, multiscale analysis, multidisciplinary design optimization and reduced order modeling

Chen, Kangping

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Fluid mechanics and interfacial phenomena applied to flows in porous media, hydraulic fracture, multiphase flow and heat transfer.

Dahm, Werner

Founding Director, Security & Defense Systems Initiative (SDSI)
ASU Foundation Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Defense science and technology assessments/planning, fluid dynamics, aerodynamics, turbulent flow...

Herrmann, Marcus

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Fluid mechanics; modeling and numerical simulation of atomization processes in turbulent multiphase flows; numerical methods for discontinuous interfaces; Richtmyer-Meshkov instability...

Hildreth, Owen

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Huang, Huei-Ping

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Climate modeling and predication; remote sensing and environmental predication; geophysical and environmental fluid dynamics.

Jiang, Hanqing

Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Modeling and experiments of heterogeneous hard and soft materials, elastomeric materials for thin films on soft substrates, lithium ion batteries, gels and electronics.

Kosaraju, Srinivas

Lecturer
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Engineering Design, Optimization, Microchannels, Thermal Management, Renewable Energy

Lee, Hyunglae

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Physical human-robot interaction, neuromuscular control of human movement, robot-aided neurorehabilitation, bio-inspired robotics, system identification for physiological systems

Lee, Taewoo

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Energy system analysis, thermal and fluid process characterization, and fuel property measurements for energy systems.

Liu, Yongming

Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Fatigue and fracture of engineering materials and structures, probabilistic computational mechanics, risk assessment and management, multi-physics damage modeling and structural durability...

Marvi, Hamid

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Bio-inspired robotics; bio-inspired design; mechanics of animal locomotion; active control of friction, adhesion, and drag forces; smart materials and structures; soft robotics; magnetic micro-robotics

Middleton, James

Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Student learning of mathematical concepts; motivation and mathematics learning; application of technology to mathematics teaching and learning.

Mignolet, Marc

Professor and Graduate Program Chair
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Structural dynamics, vibrations, modeling of uncertainty in structures, stochastic multiscale analyses.

Nian, Qiong

Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Laser based advanced manufacturing and material processing, laser matter interaction and physical simulation. Advanced roll to roll and inject printing of transparent conductive films for photovoltaics and TFT application. 3D structures fabrication for energy storage and bio-sensors.

Oswald, Jay

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Computational mechanics: finite element methods, molecular dynamics, and multisscale methods for applications in MEMS, material failure analysis, and material design.

Patel, Jay

Lecturer
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Fatigue of structural composites in mechanical and aerospace engineering, Thermo-mechanical analysis of automobile and aerospace structures

Peet, Matthew

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Analysis and control of dynamic systems including development of optimization-based tools for nonlinear differential equations; systems with hybrid, nonlinear and decentralized dynamics; sparse interconnection and delayed feedback...

Peet, Yulia

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Research goals are to investigate behavior of complex engineering and physical systems by developing and applying advanced high-performance computational tools combining di fferent physical models...

Peralta, Pedro

Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Mechanics of materials, fatigue and
fracture of metallic alloys, dynamic and shock loading of metallic and intermetallic materials with emphasis on effects of anisotropy and grain boundaries on mechanical behavior and failure.

Phelan, Patrick

Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Sustainable cooling systems, thermal energy utilization & management, buildings of the future, smart manufacturing, and energy policy.

Rajagopalan, Jagannathan

Assistant Professor Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Mechanics of nanoscale materials and biological systems. Understanding the synthesis-structure-property relationships of nanocrystalline metals and alloys for optimization of the microstructure of...

Ren, Yi

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Design optimization, product/configuration design, human-computer interaction and machine learning

Rykaczewski, Konrad

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Measurement of nano/microscale mechanisms underlying thermofluidic and interfacial phenomena for design of nanoengineered solutions that enhance macroscale performance of a variety of industrial applications including...

Shah, Jami

Professor Emeritus
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Computer aided design and analysis, Design computing & software development, Artificial Intelligence & Knowledge based Systems (AI/KBS) applied to design/manufacturing problems...

Solanki, Kiran

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Multiscale modeling (First principles, molecular mechanics/dynamics, crystal plasticity, continuum scale), grain boundary engineering, uncertainty analysis, fatigue and fracture, high strain rate deformation, optimization, and stress analysis.

Squires, Kyle

Dean, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Computational engineering; turbulence simulation and modeling; multiphase flows; engineering education; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and research.

Takahashi, Timothy

Professor of Practice
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Fixed-wing aircraft design, aerodynamics, aircraftpPerformance, multi-disciplinary optimization, legal aspects of aviation.

Trimble, Steven

Professor of Practice
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Power systems, solar energy and other renewable energy systems, gas turbines, reciprocating engines, reliability, maintainability, safety, product design, high-performance team dynamics &...

Wang, Liping

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Selective control of thermal emission/absorption using meta-materials for energy harvesting. Near-field radiation heat transfer enhancement between meta-materials for thermophotovoltaic. Plasmonic-enhanced light trapping in...

Wang, Robert

Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Thermal energy conversion, storage, and transport in nanostructured materials; thermoelectric power generation; thermal storage media; heat transfer, and phonon optics. Custom-design of colloidal nanoparticles, chemical precursors...

Wells, Valana

Associate Professor
Undergraduate Program Chair for Aerospace Engineering and Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests
Computational acoustics; rotary-wing aeroacoustics; noise control; rotorcraft design; aeronautical engineering education

White, Daniel

Lecturer
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Yong, Sze Zheng

Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests
Design, analysis, control and estimation of hybrid dynamical systems, with applications to robotic and cyber-physical systems; intention-aware autonomous systems; resilient and fault-tolerant systems.

Zhuang, Houlong

Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Research Interests
Machine learning in materials science, computational design of metal alloys, two-dimensional materials