Applied Mechanics and Advanced Materials Processing: mechanics of soft and hard matter, properties of ceramic and metallic materials and coatings, optical ceramics, photonic crystals, optical fibers, thin films, polymer and composite materials processing, micro-fabrication processes.
Affiliated Center: Institute of Materials Science
Interests: advance propulsion, applied mechanics, Applied Mechanics and Advanced Materials Processing, computational mechanics, emeritus faculty, gas turbine engines, heat transfer, material modeling, non-linear finite element modeling, programming, re-entry vehicles, super computing
Jordan, Research Professor (Emeritus Faculty)
Pierce, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Moreno, Professor in Residence
Interests: Applied Mechanics and Advanced Materials Processing, batteries, carbon nanomaterials, Current, electrolyzers, energy materials, Energy Systems, fuel cells, gas separation, heat transfer, mass transfer, metal foams, Micro and Nano-scale Systems, photonics, semiconductors, solar cells, waste forms
Cetegen, United Technologies Chair Professor