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NameTitleAreas of ConcentrationDepartmentAdditional Affiliations
Sunil AgrawalProfessor of Mechanical Engineering and of Rehabilitation and Regenerative MedicineDesign of intelligent machines using non-linear system theoretic principles, computational algorithms for planning and optimization, design of novel rehabilitation machines, training algorithms for functional rehabilitation of neural impaired adults and childrenMechanical Engineering
Shipra AgrawalAssistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchOptimization and learning data-driven optimization under partial, uncertain or online inputs, multi-armed bandits, online learning, and reinforcement learning, prediction markets, and game theoryIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Alfred V. AhoLawrence Gussman Professor of Computer ScienceCompilers, programming languages, software engineering, algorithms, quantum computing, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Pejman AkbariLecturer in Discipline, Department of Mechanical EngineeringEnergy systerm design, computational fluid mechanics, advanced propulsion engine and turbomachinery aerothermodynamics, green automobile engine designsMechanical Engineering
Peter K. AllenProfessor of Computer ScienceRobotics, Computer Vision, 3D Modeling, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Dimitris AnastassiouCharles Batchelor Professor in Electrical EngineeringComputational systems biology; Inference of biological mechanisms in cancer; Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Alexandr AndoniAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceAlgorithmic foundations of massive data, sublinear algorithms (streaming and property testing), high-dimensional computational geometry, metric embeddings, and machine learningComputer Science
Gerard A. AteshianAndrew Walz Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Professor of Biomedical EngineeringBiomechanics and Mechanics of Materials, Control, Design, and Manufacturing; Cartilage mechanics, biotribology, and tissue engineering, diarthrodial joint mechanics, soft tissue mechanics, computer-assisted surgery, Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering. Mechanical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
William E. BaileyAssociate Professor of Materials Science (Henry Krumb School of Mines) and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsNanoscale magnetic films and heterostructures, materials issues in spin-polarized transport, materials engineering of magnetic dynamics, Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Guillaume BalProfessor of Applied MathematicsApplied mathematics, wave propagation in random media and applications to time reversal, inverse problems with applications to medical imaging and earth science, Applied MathematicsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Scott A. BantaProfessor of Chemical EngineeringProtein and metabolic engineering, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Katayun BarmakPhilips Electronics Professor of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics and of Materials Science EngineeringProcessing and structure (crystal structure and microstructure) relationships to electrical and magnetic properties of metal films; developing transmission electron microscopy automated orientation imaging techniques that can be applied to the study of nanostructured materials; use of differential scanning calorimetry for the study solid state reactions and phase transformations in thin films.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Peter BelhumeurProfessor of Computer ScienceComputer Vision, Biometrics, Face Regognition, Computational Photography, Computer Graphics, Biological Species Identification, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Steven M. BellovinProfessor of Computer ScienceInternet security, computer security, privacy, information technology policy, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Keren BergmanCharles Batchelor Professor of Electrical Engineering and Department ChairOptical networking and communications: fiber optic networks, optical interconnects from chip-scale to data centers and high performance computing systems, photonic networks-on-chip, silicon nanophotonicsElectrical Engineering
Bruce J. BerneHiggins Professor of ChemistryEffect of Force on Protein Structural and Dynamical Properties; Hydrophobicity at the Nanoscale; Algorithmic Development; Liquids at Interfaces; Effect of Osmolytes on Protein StabilityChemical Engineering
Raimondo BettiProfessor of Civil EngineeringStructural Dynamics, Earthquake Engineering, Soil-Structure Interaction, Dynamic Control of Structure, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Daniel BienstockProfessor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsCombinatorial optimization and integer programming, parallel computing, applications to telecommunications , Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations ResearchApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Simon BillingeProfessor of Materials Science and Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsNanoscale structure-property relationships in functional nanomaterials studied using novel x-ray and neutron scattering techniques coupled with advanced computing; solving the nanostructure problemApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Allison BishopAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceCryptography, harmonic analysis, combinatorics, and distributed computingComputer Science
Paul S. BlaerLecturer in DisciplineRobotics, vision, sensor planning, 3D modeling, mobile computing, computer science educationComputer Science
Jose BlanchetAssociate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchApplied probability, Computational finance, MCMC, Queueing theory, Rare-event analysis, Simulation methodology, and Risk theory. Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
David M. BleiProfessor of Computer ScienceStatistical machine learning; Bayesian statistics; applications to text, images, music, social networks, user behavior, and scientific dataComputer Science
Bruno A. BoleyProfessor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsStructural mechanics, high-temperature behavior of solids and structure, heat conduction in solids, melting and solidification, microstructure of solidsCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Allen H. BoozerProfessor of Applied PhysicsPlasma theory, theory of magnetic confinement for fusion energy, nonlinear dynamics, Applied Physics. Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Mary C. BoyceDean of Engineering and Morris A. and Alma Schapiro ProfessorMechanics of materials, molecular and nano mechanics of man-made and natural polymers and soft compositesMechanical Engineering
Robert G. BozicLecturer in DisciplineElectrochemical sensors and fuel cellsChemical Engineering
Louis BrusSamuel Latham Mitchell Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Chemical EngineeringPhysical chemistry of materials, interfaces, nanocrystals, and nanotubes, especially in relation to optical and electronic propertiesChemical Engineering
Michael P. BurkeAssistant Professor of Mechanical EngineeringMixed-experimental-and-computational investigations of advanced combustion and energy systems that utilize multiscale modeling, automation, and data sciencesMechanical Engineering
Mark A. CaneG. Unger Vetlesen Professor of Earth and Climate Sciences and Professor of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematicsclimate dynamics, physical oceanography, geophysical fluid dynamics, computational fluid dynamics, impacts of climate on society, El Niño forecastingApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Adam CannonSenior Lecturer in Discipline, Department of Computer ScienceComputer science education, machine learning, statistical pattern recognitionComputer Science
Agostino CapponiAssistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchFinancial engineering: credit risk modeling and valuation, systemic risk, stochastic dynamic equilibrium, dynamic portfolio allocation, dynamic contractingIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Luca CarloniProfessor of Computer Science Computer-Aided Design, Embedded Systems, Multi-Core Platform Architectures, Cyber-Physical Systems, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Augustin ChaintreauAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceMobile Computing, Social Network Applications, Networked Algorithms, computer scienceComputer Science
Siu-Wai ChanProfessor of Materials Science (Henry Krumb School of Mines) and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsNanoparticles, electronic ceramics, grain boundaries and interfaces, oxide thin films, Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics. Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Kartik ChandranAssociate Professor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringEnvironmental Biotechnology, Environmental Nanotechnology, Environmental Microbiology, Public Health Microbiology, Water and Wastewater Treatment, Bioenergetics (Microbial fuel cells and biofuels), Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Julius ChangLecturer in Discipline, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsGraduate and undergraduate courses in civil engineering, primarily in the area of construction engineering and managementCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Shih-Fu ChangRichard Dicker Professor of Telecommunications, Senior Vice Dean of Columbia Engineering, and Professor of Computer ScienceVideo Analysis and Search, Multimedia, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning, Signal Processing, Electrical EngineeringElectrical EngineeringComputer Science
Xi ChenAssociate Professor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringNanotechnology, biotechnology, energy/environment, and computation. more detail: Mechanobiology and molecular biomechanics, Novel nanoporous energy absorption and harvesting materials, Nanomechanics of nanostructures, Nanoindentation theory and experiment, Mechanical self-assembly, Multi-phase solid-fluid interactions, Multi-scale computational mechanics, and Mechanics of thin films and small material structures, Civil EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Xi ChenAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceAlgorithmic Game Theory And Economics, Complexity Theory, computer scienceComputer Science
Jingguang ChenThayer Lindsley Professor of Chemical EngineeringSurface science studies of metal carbides and bimetallic alloys as novel catalytic materials. Synthesis and characterization of thin films for applications in fuel cells, chemical sensors, solar cells, and hard-coating materials.Chemical Engineering
Matei CiocarlieAssistant Professor of Mechanical EngineeringReliable robotic performance in unstructured, human environments, focusing on areas such as novel robotic hand designs and control, autonomous and Human-in-the-Loop mobile manipulation, shared autonomy, teleoperation, and assistive roboticsMechanical Engineering
Andrew J. ColeAssistant Professor of Applied PhysicsApplied PhysicsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Michael CollinsVikram S. Pandit Professor in Computer ScienceMachine learningComputer Science
Patricia J. CulliganProfessor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsGroundwater flow and contaminant transport; centrifuge modeling, urban environments and sustainability, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Tal DaninoAssistant Professor of Biomedical EngineeringIntersection of systems and synthetic biology, building quantitative understanding of gene circuits, designing biological behaviors for precision applications; interaction of microbes and tumors where DNA sequences and synthetic biology are used to program microbes for cancer researchBiomedical Engineering
Gautam DasguptaProfessor of Civil EngineeringContinuum mechanics, Waves in random media, High accuracy finite and boundary elements, Shape analysis in life science applications, Symbolic Computation and Computer Mathematics, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
George DeodatisDepartment Chair and Santiago and Robertina Calatrava Family Professor of Civil EngineeringProbabilistic mechanics, reliability and safety analysis of structures, risk assessment and risk management of civil infrastructure systems, earthquake engineering, hazards analysis, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Emanuel DermanProfessor of Professional Practice, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchQuantitative finance, derivatives valuation, volatility models, risk management, philosophy of modelingIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Antonius "Ton" DiekerAssociate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchComputational simulation techniques (algorithm design and analysis), stochastic networks, service systems modelingIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Eleni DrineaLecturer in DisciplineInformation theory; network coding; randomized, online and approximation algorithms; network analysis; and dimensionality reduction techniquesComputer Science
Qiang DuFu Foundation Professor of Applied MathematicsApplied and computational mathematics; multiscale modeling; analysis and simulations; applications in physical (superfluid, complex-fluid), biological (membrane), materials (phase transition), and information (data, image) sciencesApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Paul F. DubyProfessor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringElectrochemical and hydrometallurgical processes; corrosion of metals; water chemistry; mineral waste treatment and recovery, Mineral Engineering, Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Christopher J. DurningProfessor of Chemical EngineeringMolecular design and modification of material surfaces, biophysics and soft matter physics, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Stephen A. EdwardsAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceEmbedded systems, domain-specific languages, compilers, hardware-software codesign, computer-aided design, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Daniel P. EllisProfessor of Electrical EngineeringAudio signal processing and classification, models of auditory processing, speech recognition, Music information retrieval, machine learning, Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Adam ElmachtoubAssistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchSupply chain and revenue management, drug development, and sports analyticsIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Yaniv ErlichAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceAlgorithms to extract genetic information embedded in social media and Web 2.0 databases, mapping vulnerabilities to genetic privacy, understanding repetitive elements in the genome to predisposition for common diseasesComputer Science
Daniel EspositoAssistant Professor of Chemical EngineeringSolar energy conversion, solar fuels, catalysis, high-throughput screening of materials, interfacial phenomena, and in-situ micro/nanoscale analysis techniquesChemical Engineering
Robert FarrautoProfessor of Professional Practice, Department of Earth and Environmental EngineeringHeterogeneous catalysis for controlling gaseous emissions from automotive and stationary engines, alternative energy using catalytic reforming of gaseous and liquid fuels to hydrogen for fuel cells, catalytic processes for upgrading carbon dioxide to useful productsEarth and Environmental Engineering
Steven K. FeinerProfessor of Computer ScienceComputer graphics and user interfaces, augmented reality and virtual environments, mobile and wearable computing, knowledge-based design of graphics and multimedia, computer games, information visualization, hypermedia, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Maria Q. FengRenwick Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsSustainability of civil infrastructural systems through multidisciplinary research on sensors, smart structures, and sensor-based structural health monitoring and system control for intelligent maintenance to minimize life-cycle cost and enhance system safety against natural and man-made hazardsCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Jacob FishRobert A. W. and Christine S. Carleton Professor in Civil EngineeringMultiscale Science and Engineering with applications to aerospace, automotive industry, civil engineering, biological and material sciencesCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
George FlynnHiggins Professor of Chemistry and Professor of Chemical EngineeringScanning Tunneling Microscopy of absorbates: self assembly processes at interfacial layers; investigations of subsurface environmental problems; nanoscale studies of molecular electronics; materials research on nanoparticlesChemical Engineering
Alexander L. GaetaDavid M. Rickey Professor of Applied Physics and of Materials Science, and Professor of Electrical EngineeringUltrafast nonlinear optics, nanophotonics, nonlinear propagation in fibers and bulk media, photonic crystal fibers, coherent interactions of laser light with matter, the generation of non- classical light fields, stimulated scattering processesApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Guillermo GallegoLiu Family Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchInventory control, yield management, production planning, scheduling, semi-conductor manufacturing, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Roxana GeambasuAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceDistributed Systems, The Web, Security And Privacy, Operating Systems, DatabasesComputer Science
Pierre GentineAssistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Engineeringapplied mathematics, land-atmosphere interactions, soil-vegetation-transfer-atmosphere models, applications of stochastic processes to hydrology and atmospheric boundary-layer, stochastic rainfall and soil moisture, data-assimilation (filtering) of remote sensing measurements to estimate land-surface variables, applied mathematicsEarth and Environmental Engineering
Javad GhaderiAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringMathematical modeling and analysis of large-scale networks, primarily to study current problems in communication networks, wireless systems, social networks, and cloud computingElectrical Engineering
Donald GoldfarbAlexander and Hermine Avanessians Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchAlgorithms for linear, quadratic, and nonlinear programming, network flows, large sparse systems, telecommunications applications, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Catherine GorléAssistant Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsPredictive flow simulations for the natural and built environment, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), uncertainty quantification, turbulence modeling: large-eddy simulations (LES) and Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes simulations (RANS), turbulent mixingCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Vineet GoyalAssociate Professordevelopment of tractable approaches for dynamic optimization problems under uncertainty and their applications in electricity markets, revenue management and supply-chain and inventory managementIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Luis GravanoProfessor of Computer ScienceDatabases, Information Retrieval, Web Search, computer scienceComputer Science
Eitan GrinspunAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceComputer graphics and scientific computing, computational mechanics, mathematical foundations of graphics, discrete differential geometry, computer scienceComputer Science
Jonathan L. GrossProfessor of Computer ScienceComputational aspects of topological graph theory and knot theory, enumerative analysis, and combinatorial models.  Applications to network layouts on higher-order surfaces and to interactive computer-graphics of weaves and links, Computer ScienceComputer Science
X. Edward GuoProfessor of Biomedical Engineering and Vice Chair, Department of Biomedical EngineeringBone mechanics, bone adaptation to mechanical loads and its cellular/molecular mechanisms, computational modeling of biological tissues, cellular biomechanics, imaging analysis of bone microstructure, micropatterning of cells, Biomedical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Martin HaughAssociate Professor of Professional PracticeFinancial engineering and risk management, Markov decision processes and duality based on information relaxations, machine learning for operations researchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Xuedong HeAssistant ProfessorBehavioral finance, portfolio choice and stochastic control, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Tony HeinzDavid M. Rickey Professor of Optical Communications (Electrical Engineering) and Professor of Physics (Arts and Sciences)Nanoscale materials and their properties, light/matter interactions, and photonics; Micro devices and Physical Principles, Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Christine HendonAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringOptical imaging and spectroscopy instruments for applications in cardiac electrophysiology and interventional cardiologyElectrical Engineering
Henry HessAssociate Professor of Biomedical EngineeringEngineering at the molecular scale, in particular the design of active nanosystems incorporating biomolecular motors, the study of active self-assembly, and the investigation of protein-resistant polymer coatingsBiomedical Engineering
Irving HermanProfessor of Applied Physicsnanocrystals, optical spectroscopy of nanostructured materials, laser diagnostics of thin film processing, mechanical properties of nanomaterialsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Andreas H. HielscherProfessor of Biomedical & Electrical Engineering and Radiology Director, Biophotonics & Optical Radiology LaboratoryMedical Imaging, Biomedical Optics, Tomographic Image reconstruction, medical instrumentation, image processing, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Elizabeth M. C. HillmanAssociate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Radiology (Physics)2D and 3D optical imaging, development and application of new optical imaging technologies, microscopy and spectroscopy, in vivo function and physiology, brain, cardiac and dermal and molecular imaging, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical Engineering
Julia HirschbergDepartment Chair and Professor of Computer ScienceNatural language processing, Computer ScienceComputer Science
James C. HoneWang Fong-Jen Professor of Mechanical EngineeringMEMS and Nanotechnology, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Daniel HsuAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceAlgorithmic statistics and machine learningComputer Science
Clark T. HungProfessor of Biomedical EngineeringEffects of physical, mechanical, and chemical stimuli on musculoskeletal cells related to cellular and tissue engineering, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical Engineering
James S. ImProfessor of Materials Science (Henry Krumb School of Mines) and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsLaser-induced crystallization of thin films, phase transformations and nucleation in condensed systems, Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Materials Science.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Garud IyengarDepartment Chair and Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchInformation Theory, Convex Optimization, Integer Programming and Combinatorial Optimization, Robust Optimization, Networks, Mechanism Design, Portfolio selection, Revenue Management, Empirical Finance, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Joshua JacobsAssistant Professor of Biomedical EngineeringSpatial navigation and memory, identifying neural signals that represent specific memory information, including the individual locations in spatial memory and representations of individual verbal items in working memoryBiomedical Engineering
Christopher R. JacobsProfessor of Biomedical EngineeringUnderstanding the molecular mechanisms that allow cells of the skeletal system to sense and respond to mechanical stimulation, Biomedical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Tony JebaraAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceMachine Learning, Vision, graphs, Spatio-Temporal Modeling, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Pedrag R. JelenkovicProfessor of Electrical EngineeringNetworking and Communications: mathematical foundations of communication networks with emphasis on emerging services and traffic paradigms, Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Xiaofan (Fred) JiangAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringCyber physical systems, mobile and embedded systems, connected health and fitness, and building energyElectrical Engineering
Jingyue JuSamuel Ruben-Peter G. Viele Professor of Engineering and Professor of Chemical EngineeringGenomics Science and Engineering, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Soulaymane KachaniProfessor of Professional Practice, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research; Senior Vice Dean, The Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied SciencePricing and revenue management, logistics, supply chain management, traffic flow modeling, airline operations, transportation analysis, and algorithmic tradingIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Gail E. KaiserProfessor of Computer ScienceSocial software engineering, collaborative work, privacy and security, software reliability, self-managing systems, parallel and distributed systems, Web technologies, information management, and software development environments and tools Computer Science
Lance C. KamAssociate Professor of Biomedical EngineeringMicro- and nano-scale engineering of biological systems, Cell signaling, Neuroscience, Immunology, NanoMedicine, Cell membrane biophysics, Microscopy in cellular and molecular bioengineering, Biomedical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Shiho KawashimaAssistant Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsRheological behavior and fresh-state microstructure of concrete, nanomodification and nanocharacterization of cementitious materials, sustainable infrastructural materialsCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
John R. KenderProfessor of Computer ScienceComputer vision; video understanding; visual user interfaces, medical image processing, artificial intelligence, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Angelos D. KeromytisAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceComputer and Network Security, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Martha KimAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceComputer Architecture, Hardware Systems, Hardware/Software Interaction and Parallel Hardware and Software Systems, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Peter KingetProfessor of Electrical EngineeringDesign of analog, mixed signal and RF integrated circuits in nano-scale CMOS for CyberPhysical SystemsElectrical Engineering
Jeffrey T. KobersteinPercy K. and Vida L. W. Hudson Professor of Chemical EngineeringMolecular design and modification of material surfaces, biophysics and soft matter physics, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Elisa E. KonofagouProfessor of Biomedical Engineering and RadiologyUltrasonics (imaging and therapy), elasticity imaging, signal and image processing, soft tissue mechanics, wave propagation, Biomedical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Zoran KosticAssociate Professor of Professional PracticeMobile data systems, wireless communications, signal processing, multimedia, system-on-chip development, and applications of parallel computingElectrical Engineering
Ioannis KougioumtzoglouAssistant Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsMathematical modeling/analysis of complex structural/mechanical systems, nonlinear stochastic dynamics, computational stochastic mechanics, uncertainty quantification methodologies, signal processing techniquesCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Harish KrishnaswamyAssociate Professor Theory and design of silicon-based radio-frequency (RF) and millimeter-wave integrated circuits and systemsElectrical Engineering
Sanat K. KumarDepartment Chair and Professor of Chemical EngineeringBiophysics and soft matter physics, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Aaron M. KyleSenior Lecturer in Biomedical Engineering DesignEngineering education and laboratory development, biomedical signal processing and acoustics, electromagnetic field-induced tissue growth and repairBiomedical Engineering
Ioannis KymissisAssociate Professor of Electrical EngineeringThin film semiconductors, Organic semiconductors, Displays, Sensors, Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Jeffrey W. KysarDepartment Chair and Professor of Mechanical EngineeringBiomechanics and Mechanics of Materials, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Andrew F. LaineDepartment Chair and Percy K. and Vida L. W. Hudson Professor of Biomedical EngineeringMathematical analysis and quantification of medical images, signal and image processing, computer-aided diagnosis, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical Engineering
Upmanu LallAlan & Carol Silberstein Professor of Earth and Environmental Engineering and of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsHydroclimatology, nonlinear dynamics, and applied statistics; natural hazards, water systems, and risk management; water technologies for developing countries; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Aurel A. LazarProfessor of Electrical EngineeringIn silico: neural encoding in and systems identification of sensory systems, principles of spike processing and massively parallel neural computation. In vivo: the olfactory system of the Drosophila, the nature of odor signal processing in the antennal lobe of the fruit fly.Electrical Engineering
Jae Woo LeeLecturer in Discipline, Department of Computer ScienceComputer science education, networks, software engineering, clous computingComputer Science
Edward F. LeonardProfessor of Chemical EngineeringBlood-material interactions, immunophysics, modeling intracellular signaling; biophysics and soft matter physics; Chemical Engineering, Biomedical EngineeringChemical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Kam LeongSamuel Y. Sheng Professor of Biomedical EngineeringDesign of functional and nanostructured biomaterials for applications in nucleic acid delivery, precision medicine, and regenerative medicineBiomedical Engineering
Tim Siu-Tang LeungAssistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchStochastic modeling and optimal control problems in finance, with an emphasis on employee stock options and credit riskIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Qiao LinAssociate Professor of Mechanical EngineeringMEMS and Nanotechnology, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Hoe I. LingProfessor of Civil EngineeringGeotechnical Engineering, Geosynthetics, Centrifuge Modeling, Soil Behavior, Seismic Performance of Earth Structures, Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Hod LipsonProfessor of Mechanical EngineeringAutomatic design, fabrication and adaptation of virtual and physical machines, evolutionary robotics, multi-material functional rapid prototyping, machine self-replication, and programmable self-assemblyMechanical Engineering
Michal LipsonEugene Higgins Professor of Electrical EngineeringSilicon photonics, inventor of GHz silicon modulator, novel on-chip nanophotonics devices, novel micron-size photonic structures for light manipulation, light confining structures to slow down, enhance, and manipulate lightElectrical Engineering
Richard W. LongmanProfessor of Mechanical Engineering and Civil EngineeringControl, Design, and Manufacturing, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Helen H. LuProfessor of Biomedical EngineeringInterface tissue engineering and the formulation of complex tissue systems, stratified scaffold design and multi-scale models to evaluate heterotypic cellular interactions, development of polymer-ceramic composite biomaterials for orthopaedic and dental applications, Biomedical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Tal MalkinAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceCryptography, complexity theory, security, randomized algorithms, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Kyle MandliAssistant Professor of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsFinite volume methods, adaptive mesh refinement, and other computational science approaches to geophysical flow problems, including storm surges and tsunamisApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Chris MarianettiAssociate Professor of Materials Science and of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematicspredicting materials properties from first-principles computations; materials with energy related applications; density-functional theory; dynamical mean-field theory; transition-metal oxides; actinides, energy storage and conversion materialsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Michael J. MassiminoProfessor of Professional PracticeHuman-machine systems, space robotics, and human space flightMechanical Engineering
Michael E. MauelProfessor of Applied Physicsplasma physics, waves & instabilities, fusion & equilibrium control; space physics; plasma processing, international energy policyApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Ann McDermottEsther Breslow Professor of Biological ChemistryThe ability of naturally occurring proteins to catalyze chemical reactions, focusing on the inherent flexibility of enzymes and the coordination of chemistry to conformational exchange, using magnetic resonance methodsChemical Engineering
Kathleen R. McKeownHenry and Gertrude Rothschild Professor of Computer ScienceArtificial Intelligence, Natural Language Processing, Summarization and Question Answering, Multimedia Systems, Digital Libraries, Computer ScienceComputer Science
V. Faye McNeillAssociate Professor of Chemical EngineeringAtmospheric Chemistry, Air Pollution, Aerosols, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Nima MesgaraniAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringElectrical engineeringElectrical Engineering
Vishal MisraAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceNetworking, with particular attention to net neutrality and the economics of the Internet; modeling and performance evaluation, information theoryComputer Science
Debasis MitraProfessor of Electrical EngineeringElectrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Vijay ModiProfessor of Mechanical EngineeringEnergy, Fluid Mechanics, and Heat/Mass Transfer, MEMS and Nanotechnology, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Barclay Morrison IIIAssociate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Vice Dean of Undergraduate ProgramsTraumatic brain injury, injury biomechanics, brain constitutive properties, neural engineering, neural prosthetics, genomics, mechano transduction, Biomedical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Van C. MowStanley Dicker Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Professor of Orthopedic Engineering (Orthopedic Surgery, Health Sciences)Soft tissue biomechanics (including articular cartilage, meniscus and intervertebral disc), biomechanics of osteoarthritis, cell-matrix interactions, mechano-signal transduction, and functional tissue engineering, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical Engineering
Kristin MyersAssociate Professor of Mechanical EngineeringSoft Tissue Biomechanics (Reproductive and Ocular Tissue), mechanical engineeringMechanical Engineering
Arvind NarayanaswamyAssociate Professor of Mechanical EngineeringNanoscale thermal transport, energy conversion, nanoscale radiative transfer, electromagnetic wave propagation, Casimir and van der Waals forces, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Gerald A. NavratilThomas Alva Edison Professor of Applied PhysicsPlasma physics, plasma diagnostics, fusion energy science, Applied Physics. Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Shree K. NayarT. C. Chang Professor of Computer ScienceComputer Vision, Computational Imaging, Computer Graphics, Robotics, Human-Computer Interfaces, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Ngai Yin YipAssistant Professor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringMembrane-based processes; membrane fabrication; thermodynamics and energy analysis; transport mechanism studies; sustainable water and energy production; wastewater reclamation and resource recovery; salinity gradient energy; low-grade heat capture; water-energy nexusEarth and Environmental Engineering
Jason NiehProfessor of Computer ScienceOperating systems, distributed systems, mobile computing, cloud computing, thin-client computing, performance evaluation, computer scienceComputer Science
Steven M. NowickProfessor of Computer Science and Electrical EngineeringAsynchronous and mixed timing circuits, computer-aided digital design, low-power and high-performance digital systems, Computer ScienceComputer ScienceElectrical Engineering
Ismail Cevdet NoyanDepartment Chair, Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics; Professor of Materials Science and Engineering and of Earth and Environmental EngineeringMechanical response of crystalline materials over various length scales, extending x-ray characterization techniques for bulk structures to microdomains, with particular emphasis on ULSI chip structuresApplied Physics and Applied MathematicsEarth and Environmental Engineering
Ben O'ShaughnessyProfessor of Chemical EngineeringCellular biophysics, cell division (cytokinesis), cell migration, viruses and mechanisms of infection, membrane fusion in cell trafficking and secretion, cellular forces and force transduction, Chemical EngineeringChemical Engineering
Ibrahim S. OdehLecturer in Discipline, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsStudying global construction practices and challenges; program, project, and construction management; project control; project finance; and business and program developmentCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Elizabeth OlsonAssociate Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Auditory Biophysics (in Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery)Mechanics of hearing: Transmission of sound through the middle ear, the basis for frequency tuning in the inner ear, in particular the operation of the cochlear amplifier. Cochlear implants.Biomedical Engineering
Mariana Olvera-CraviotoAssociate Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchApplied probability, stochastic processes, stochastic recursions and ranking algorithms, queueing theory, heavy-tailed phenomenaIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Vanessa OrtizAssistant Professor of Chemical EngineeringMulti-scale modeling, with applications to biological macromolecules and biomaterials, as well as the stability and dynamics of self assembled supra-molecular structuresChemical Engineering
John W. PaisleyAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringGeneral area of statistical machine learning, probabilistic modeling and inference techniques, Bayesian nonparametric methods, dictionary learning and topic modelingElectrical Engineering
Thomas PanayotidiLecturer in Discipline, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsComputational mechanics, constitutive modeling of engineering materials, earthquake engineering, finite elements in geomechanicsCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Ah-Hyung Alissa ParkLenfest Associate Professor in Applied Climate ScienceCarbon sequestration; Clean fossil energy conversion systems; Alternative energy production; Particle technology; Electrostatic tomography; Multiphase flow systems; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Dana Pe'erAssociate Professor of Biological SciencesUnderstanding the organization and function of molecular networksComputer Science
Itsik Pe'erAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceComputational biology, Genetics, Bioinformatics, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Feniosky A. Peña-MoraEdwin Howard Armstrong Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics and Professor of Computer Science and of Earth and Environmental EngineeringInformation technology support for collaboration in preparedness, response and recovery during disasters involving critical physical infrastructures; change management, conflict resolution, sustainable construction, visualization, augmented reality, and processes integration during the design and development of large-scale civil engineering systems.Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsComputer Science
Aron PinczukProfessor of Applied Physics and of Physics (Arts and Sciences)Spectroscopy of semiconductors and insulators, quantum structures and interfaces, electrons in systems of reduced dimensions, electron quantum fluids, Applied Physics.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Lorenzo M. PolvaniProfessor of Applied Mathematics and of Earth and Environmental Sciences (Arts and Sciences)Atmospheric and climate dynamics, geophysical fluid dynamics, numerical methods for weather and climate modeling, planetary atmospheresApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Matthias PreindlAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringDesign and control of power electronic and drive systems with primary focus on renewable-energy power plants and innovative transportation systemsElectrical Engineering
Vincent Quenneville-BélairChu Assistant Professor of Applied MathematicsNumerical analysis, scientific computation, and finite elements, with applications to physics and wave propagationApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Katherine E. ReutherLecturer in Biomedical EngineeringEngineering education, soft tissue biomechanics, mechanisms of orthopaedic injury and repair in the shoulderBiomedical Engineering
Kenneth A. RossProfessor of Computer ScienceDatabase systems, query processing and optimization, architecture-sensitive software, genetics, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Dan RubensteinAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceNeworking and Communications: performance evaluation of networked systems, peer-to-peer overlay networking, and network security, low-power networking, computer scienceComputer Science
Malvin RudermanCentennial Professor of Physics and Professor of Applied PhysicsProblems associated with collapsed objects in astrophysics, especially neutron starsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Paul SajdaProfessor of Biomedical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, and RadiologyNeurocomputational modeling and neuroengineering, pattern recognition, adaptive processing for biomedical image and signal analysis, Biomedical Engineering Biomedical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Ansaf Salleb-AouissiLecturer in DisciplineMachine learning, data science, medical informatics, crowd sourcing and educational data miningComputer Science
Peter SchlosserMaurice Ewing and J. Lamar Worzel Professor of Geophysics and Department ChairWater movement and its variability in natural systems; ocean/atmosphere gas exchange; paleotemperature reconstructions; anthropogenic impact on natural systems; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Christopher H. ScholzProfessor of Earth and Environmental Sciences and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsTectonophysics, experimental and theoretical rock mechanics, especially friction, fracture, hydraulic transport properties, nonlinear systems, mechanics of earthquakes and faultingApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Henning SchulzrinneJulian Clarence Levi Professor of Mathematical Methods and Computer Science; Professor of Electrical EngineeringComputer networks, multimedia systems, mobile and wireless systems, ubiquitous and pervasive computing, Computer ScienceComputer ScienceElectrical Engineering
Amiya K. SenProfessor of Electrical Engineering and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsPlasma physics, fluctuations and anomalous transport in plasmas, control of plasma instabilities; Micro devices and Physical Principles, Electrical EngineeringElectrical EngineeringApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Mingoo SeokAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringLow power VLSI circuit, architecture and system design and methodology; Variation tolerant circuit and system design techniques; Power conversion circuit and system design; Cross-layer hardware design for emerging cyber physical system, ubiquitous computing, and biomedical applicationsElectrical Engineering
Rocco A. ServedioAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceComputational Learning Theory, Computational Complexity Theory, Randomized Algorithms, Machine Learning, Quantum Computation, Cryptography, Combinatorics, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Simha SethumadhavanAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceComputer Architecture, Hardware Security, Computer Science.Computer Science
Jay SethuramanProfessor and Director of the PhD Program, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchScheduling theory, discrete optimation, fair allocation, applied probability, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Tiffany ShawAssistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences and of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsAtmospheric and climate dynamics; wave-mean flow interaction; Hamiltonian structure of fluid dynamics; general circulation dynamics; transport and mixing; stationary-transient interactionsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Michael SheetzWilliam R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Cell BiologyForce-dependent signaling; cell spreading, force generation and rigidity sensing; mechanosensing in myofibrillogenesis; mechanotransduction at the immunological synapseBiomedical Engineering
Ken ShepardLau Family Professor of Electrical Engineering and Professor of Biomedical EngineeringIntegrated circuits and systems, Systems Biology : active CMOS microarray technology, asynchronous digital signal processors; Electrical EngineeringElectrical EngineeringBiomedical Engineering
Masanobu ShinozukaProfessor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsRisk assessment of lifeline networks, socioeconomic impact of natural disasters, smart infrastructure systems, remote monitoring and control, nondestructive evaluation of structural safety, stochastic processes and fields, analysis of uncertainty in engineering mechanics, earthquake and wind engineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Samuel K. SiaAssociate Professor of Biomedical EngineeringTissue formation and cell-cell signaling in controlled 2D and 3D microenvironments, molecular design for controlling cell-material interactions, MEMS devices for improving the health of people in developing countries, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical Engineering
Karl SigmanProfessor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchStochastic modeling, applied probability,queueing theory, stochastic networks, point processes, insurance risk, and economics, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Andrew W. SmythProfessor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsStructural Mechanics with special emphasis on system identification problems and their potential application in the assessment and control of structures, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Adam H. SobelProfessor of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics and of Environmental Sciences (Arts and Sciences)atmospheric science, geophysical fluid dynamics, tropical meteorology, climate dynamicsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Ponisseril SomasundaranLaVon Duddleson Krumb Professor of Mineral EngineeringSurface and colloid science; nanoparticles, biosurfaces, and biosensors; enhanced oil and coal recovery; polymer / surfactant / protein interactions; arsenic remediation; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Marc W. SpiegelmanArthur D. Storke Memorial Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences; Professor of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsCoupled fluid/solid mechanics, reactive fluid flow, solid earth & magma dynamics, scientific computation/modeling, Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Clifford SteinProfessor of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research and of Computer ScienceDesign and analysis of algorithms, combinatorial optimization, scheduling, network algorithms, green computing, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations ResearchComputer Science
Milan StojanovicAssociate Professor of Medical Science (in Medicine) and Biomedical EngineeringConstruction of autonomous therapeutic and diagnostic molecular devices based on nucleic acidsBiomedical Engineering
Fred StolfiSenior Lecturer in DisciplineMechatronics (electronic and microcomputer control of mechanical systems), mechanical design, dynamics, vibration and control, system modeling, mechanical laboratory instrumentationMechanical Engineering
Salvatore J. StolfoProfessor of Computer ScienceComputer Security and Privacy, Intrusion Detection Systems, Parallel Computing, AI, Machine Learning, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Steve W. SunAssistant Professor of Civil Engineering and Engineering MechanicsComputational mechanics, poromechanics, multiphysics and multiscale methods with emphases on environment- and resource-related geomechanics applicationsCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
James T. TeheraniAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringEmerging materials and devices (e.g. 2D transition metal dichalcogenides), strain engineering, high-mobility transistors, tunneling transistors (TFETs), and quantum device structuresElectrical Engineering
Elon TerrellAssistant ProfessorThermal-fluid sciences, energy, and tribology (the study of friction, lubrication, and wear), Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
Michael TippettLecturer in Discipline, Department of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsPredictability and variability of the climate system, with emphasis on the application of statistical methods to data from observations and numerical modelsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Van-Anh Truong Assistant Professorcapacity planning, inventory theory, supply-chain management, separation methods for stochastic dynamic programming, approximation algorithms, and learning-based optimization, especially in the context of high-dimensional problemsIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Yannis TsividisEdwin Howard Armstrong Professor of Electrical EngineeringAnalog and mixed-signal VLSI circuits and signal processing, Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
David VallancourtSenior Lecturer, Department of Electrical EngineeringAnalog and mixed-signal integrated circuit design for communications applicationsElectrical Engineering
Vladimir VapnikProfessor of Computer ScienceMachine learning, empirical inference, statistical learning theoryComputer Science
Latha VenkataramanAssociate Professor of Applied PhysicsSingle molecule transport, single molecule force spectroscopy, electron transport in nanowires, scanning tunneling microscopy and spectroscopy, Applied Physics.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Venkat VenkatasubramanianSamuel Ruben-Peter G. Viele Professor of Chemical EngineeringRisk analysis and management in complex engineered systems, cyberinfrastructure and “big data” analytics for molecular products design and discovery, and complex adaptive teleological systemsChemical Engineering
Francesco A. VolpeAssociate Professor of Applied PhysicsApplied physicsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Sinisa VukelicLecturer in Discipline, Department of Mechanical EngineeringUltrafast laser processing of transparent dielectrics, mechanical response of transparent dielectrics, material properties of biomaterials, spectroscopic analysis for optical diagnostics and analysis of targeted molecular pathwaysMechanical Engineering
Gordana Vunjak-NovakovicMikati Foundation Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Professor of Medical Sciences (in Medicine)Tissue engineering, human stem cells (adult and embryonic), advanced bioreactors, biophysical regulation of cell function and tissue development, Biomedical Engineering.Biomedical Engineering
Haim WaismanAssociate Professor Computational Solid Mechanics, Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics, Composite Materials, Shear band formation due to impact and blast loads, Extended Finite Element and Levelset methods, Multiscale and Multigrid methods, atomistic simulations, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Qi WangAssistant Professor of Biomedical EngineeringNeural coding in the somatosensory pathway of the brain, brain-machine interfaces, biomedical instrumentation for creating engineered tactile sensationsBiomedical Engineering
Wen I. WangThayer Lindsley Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science and Professor of Applied Physics and Applied MathematicsHeterogeneous materials integration, quantum semiconductor optoelectronics, photovoltaics, molecular beam epitaxy, Electrical Engineering, Applied PhysicsElectrical EngineeringApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Xiaodong WangProfessor of Electrical EngineeringSignal and information processing, Systems biology: statistical signal processing for genomics and proteomics; Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Anthony WebsterLecturer in Discipline, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchAccounting, corporate finance, real estate finance, decision models, and construction economicsIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Michael I. WeinsteinProfessor of Applied Mathematics and Professor of MathematicsApplied mathematics, partial differential equations, dynamical systems, waves in nonlinear, inhomogeneous & random media; multi-scale phenomena, applications to nonlinear optics, quantum systems and fluid dynamics, Applied Mathematics.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Alan C. WestSamuel Ruben-Peter G. Viele Professor of ElectrochemistryElectrochemical Engineering, electrolysis, cell design, batteries, fuel cells, electrodeposition and surface finishing, electrochemical sensorsChemical Engineering
Ward WhittWai T. Chang Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchOperations research, Probability models, Probability models in operations research, Queueing systems, Performance analysis, Performance analysis of telecommunication systems, Performance analysis of computer systems, Performance analysis of service systems, Performance analysis of manufacturing systems, Customer contact centers, Call center models, Simulation methodology, Numerical transform inversion, Diffusion Process approximations, Stochastic processes, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Chris H. WigginsAssociate Professor of Applied MathematicsApplied mathematics, mathematical biology, biopolymer dynamics, soft condensed matter, genetic networks and network inference, machine learning, Applied Mathematics.Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics
John WrightAssistant Professor of Electrical EngineeringDeveloping tools for robustly recovering low-dimensional structure from non-ideal (corrupted, incomplete) high-dimensional observations, and apply them to solve problems in computer vision and signal processingElectrical Engineering
Eugene WuAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceImproving the interface between users and data, and techniques borrows from fields such as data management, systems, crowd sourcing, visualization, and HCIComputer Science
Cheng-Shie WuuProfessor of Clinical Radiation Oncology, Environmental Health Sciences, and Applied PhysicsMicrodosimetry, biophysical modeling, dosimetry of brachytherapy, gel dosimetry, second cancers induced by radiotherapy, medical physicsApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Junfeng YangAssociate Professor of Computer ScienceOperating systems, software reliability, security, storage systems, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Yuan YangAssistant Professor of Materials Science and EngineeringExploration of novel materials and chemistry for advanced energy storage, thermal harvesting and management, investigation of fundamental structure-property correlations and chemical processes in energy materials and devicesApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Mihalis YannakakisPercy K. and Vida L. W. Hudson Professor of Computer ScienceAlgorithms, complexity theory, combinatorial optimization, databases, testing and verification, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Y. Lawrence YaoProfessor of Mechanical EngineeringLaser materials processing, Nontraditional manufacturing, Robotics in industry and health care, Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Engineering
David YaoPiyasombatkul Family Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchStochastic models, queueing networks, supply chains, financial engineering, systems and control, Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Tuncel M. YegulalpProfessor of Earth and Environmental EngineeringMineral economics; systems analysis; extreme value statistics applications; zero-emission power plant modeling and design; CO2 sequestration; Earth and Environmental EngineeringEarth and Environmental Engineering
Yechiam YeminiProfessor of Computer ScienceComputer networks, Computer ScienceComputer Science
Huiming YinAssociate ProfessorSustainable Engineering, Transportation Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Modern Building Materials, Solid Mechanics, Micromechanics, Structural Control and Health Monitoring, Civil EngineeringCivil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Nanfang YuAssistant Professor of Applied PhysicsMid-Infrared and Far-Infrared Optics and Optoelectronic Devices, Active Plasmonics and Metamaterials with Gain Media, Reconfigurable Metainterfaces Based on Phased Optical Antenna Arrays, Mid-Infrared and Terahertz Quantum Cascade Lasers, Semiconductor Quantum Wells and Superlattices with Largely Tunable Optical Properties, Infrared Imaging and Spectroscopy, Nanophotonics, Graphene Optoelectronic DevicesApplied Physics and Applied Mathematics
Changxi ZhengAssistant Professor of Computer ScienceApplied computer science, focusing on computer graphics, scientific computing and roboticsComputer Science
Yuan ZhongAssistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Operations ResearchModeling and analysis of large-scale stochastic systems, with business and engineering applications in areas such as Communication Networks, Data Centers, Cloud Computing and Health CareIndustrial Engineering and Operations Research
Charles ZukowskiProfessor and Department Vice Chair of Electrical EngineeringIntegrated circuits and systems, Systems Biology : hardware for simulation of gene regulatory networks; Electrical EngineeringElectrical Engineering
Gil ZussmanAssociate Professor of Electrical EngineeringWireless and mobile networks and systems, network algorithms, network resilience, cross-layer design, energy efficient networking, performance evaluationElectrical Engineering