Department Chair

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Darryl Thelen


John Bollinger Chair of Mechanical Engineering
& Bernard A. and Frances M. Weideman Professor

Contact: dgthelen@wisc.edu, (608) 262-1902

Also: College of Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering

Research interests: Simulation of musculoskeletal dynamics, Mechanics and control of movement, Neuromuscular adaptation with age, injury and disease, Imaging of soft tissue mechanics, Application of biomechanics in orthopedics and...

Courses: Click to see my courses

Other affiliations: Orthopedics and Rehabilitation


 

Faculty

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Peter Adamczyk


Charles Ringrose Assistant Professor


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Mark Anderson


Assistant Professor

Contact: manderson@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-2802

Also: Engineering Physics

Research interests: My research covers a wide breadth of fundamental physics and applications all relating to advanced energy utilization, energy extraction and energy production with the main focus on experimental thermal h...

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Other affiliations: Wisconsin Energy Institute


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Joseph Andrews


Assistant Professor

Contact: joseph.andrews@wisc.edu, (608) 262-5343

Also: Electrical and Computer Engineering

Research interests: Printed and flexible electronics, Electronically transduced biosensors, Print process control systems, Electronics from nanomaterials, Sensor design and validation, Distributed sensing arrays

Courses: Click to see my courses


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Lianyi Chen


Assistant Professor

Contact: lianyi.chen@wisc.edu, (608) 890-0664

Also: Materials Science and Engineering

Research interests: Additive manufacturing, metals design based on nanoelements, in-situ characterization, smart manufacturing

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Melih Eriten


Associate Professor

Contact: eriten@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 890-4899

Also: Materials Science and Engineering

Research interests: Multiscale materials modeling (friction, energy dissipation, and failure in multiscale structures and systems; continuum and atomistic modeling of interfaces; dislocations; plasticity; delamination), Multiscale...

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Christian Franck


Grainger Institute for Engineering Associate Professor

Contact: cfranck@wisc.edu, (608) 265-8481

Also: Biomedical Engineering, Engineering Physics

Research interests: Experimental mechanics including digital image and volume correlation methods and 3D microscopy techniques.  Soft matter and cell mechanics including cellular traumatic brain injury.   


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Jaal B. Ghandhi


Grainger Professor of Sustainable Energy

Contact: jaal.ghandhi@wisc.edu, (608) 263-1684

Courses: Click to see my courses

Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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Corinne Henak


Assistant Professor

Contact: chenak@wisc.edu, (608) 263-1619

Also: Biomedical Engineering

Research interests: Mechanical and biological responses of cartilage to injury, Orthopedic soft tissue materials characterization, Finite element modeling

Other affiliations: Orthopedics and Rehabilitation


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Sage Kokjohn


Associate Professor

Contact: kokjohn@wisc.edu, (608) 263-1610

Research interests: High efficiency energy conversion, Thermodynamics and fluid mechanics, Turbulent combustion modelling

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Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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Tom N. Krupenkin


Associate Professor

Contact: tnk@engr.wisc.edu

Research interests: Nanotechnology, Micro and nano-fluidics, Renewable energy

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Franklin Miller


Associate Professor

Contact: fkmiller@wisc.edu, (608) 263-2479

Also: Engineering Physics

Research interests: Cryogenics, Thermodynamics of Superfluid 3He-4He mixtures, Sub-Kelvin cooling for space science, Energy Systems

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Sangkee Min


Assistant Professor
Grainger Institute for Engineering Faculty Scholar

Contact: sangkee.min@wisc.edu, (608) 262-1993

Research interests: New Manufacturing Paradigm: Manufacturing for Design (MFD), Ultra-precision machining technology, Manufacturing energy efficiency and strategy, Appropriate technology, Burr minimization and prevention, Digital ...

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Other affiliations: Grainger Institute for Engineering


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Dan Negrut


Mead Witter Foundation Professor

Contact: negrut@wisc.edu, (608) 265-6124

Also: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, Computer Sciences

Research interests:

Computational Dynamics (multi-body dynamics, fluid-solid interaction, friction & contact), high performance computing, robotics & autonomous vehicle simulation: https://sbel.wisc.edu. ...

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Gregory F. Nellis


William A. and Irene Ouweneel-Bascom Professor

Contact: gfnellis@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 265-6626

Also: Engineering Physics

Research interests: Please visit the Solar Energy Lab web page, http://sel.me.wisc.edu/, in order to learn more about the ongoing projects.

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Tim Osswald


Consolidated Papers Foundation Chair sponsored by the Mead Witter Foundation

Contact: tosswald@wisc.edu, (608) 263-9538

Also: Materials Science and Engineering

Research interests: Plastics Design, Extrusion, Injection Molding, Blow Molding, Film Blowing, Compression Molding, Composites, Modeling and Simulation in Polymer Processing and Composites, Biopolymers, Intellectual Property, Ethi...

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Other affiliations: Rheology Research Center


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Wenxiao Pan


Assistant Professor

Contact: wpan9@wisc.edu, (608) 263-4447

Also: College of Engineering

Research interests: Multi-scale Modeling, Numerical Methods, Scientific Computing, High Performance Computing, Fluid-solid interactions, Complex Fluids, Multiphase Flows, Soft Matter, Energy Storage Materials, Manufacturing.

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Frank Pfefferkorn


Professor

Contact: frank.pfefferkorn@wisc.edu, (608) 263-2668

Also: Materials Science and Engineering, Engineering Professional Development, Manufacturing Systems Engineering

Research interests: Laser remelting-based polishing and structuring of metal alloys, Friction stir welding and processing, Friction surfacing / additive friction stir, Temperature measurement and control in manufacturing, Instrume...

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John Pfotenhauer


Professor

Contact: pfot@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-4082

Also: Engineering Physics

Research interests: Low temperature refrigeration, cryogenics, applied superconductivity

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Xiaoping Qian


Elmer and Janet Kaiser Professor

Contact: qian@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 890-1925

Research interests:

  • Computational design ,
  • Topology and shape optimization of multi-physics systems,
  • Design for additive manufacturing,
  • Computer-ai...


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    Douglas Reindl


    Professor

    Contact: dreindl@wisc.edu, (608) 262-6381

    Also: College of Engineering

    Research interests: Industrial refrigeration systems and technologies, safety and process safety management, renewable energy, advanced thermal storage technologies, thermal systems, HVAC systems

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    Other affiliations: Industrial Refrigeration Consortium


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    Alejandro Roldán-Alzate


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: roldan@wisc.edu, (608) 265-3696

    Also: Biomedical Engineering

    Research interests: Cardiovascular fluid dynamics, Medical imaging based computational fluid dynamics, Patient specific in vitro experiments, Patient specific virtual surgery, In vivo and In vitro 4D flow MRI, Particle Image Veloc...


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    Josh Roth


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: jdroth2@wisc.edu

    Also: Biomedical Engineering

    Research interests: Research in the lab utilizes a combination of experimental and computational methodologies and falls under three primary themes: ​     1. Transform the planning of personalized treatments for m...

    Other affiliations: Orthopedics and Rehabilitation


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    David Rothamer


    Robert Lorenz Professor of Mechanical Engineering

    Contact: rothamer@wisc.edu, 608.890.2271

    Also: Engineering Physics

    Research interests: Laser based diagnostics, Internal combustion engines, Soot formation, Influence of fuel properties on combustion

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    Shiva Rudraraju


    Assistant Professor
    Grainger Institute for Engineering Faculty Scholar

    Contact: shiva.rudraraju@wisc.edu

    Research interests: Computational Mechanics, Multiphysics (Mechanics and Transport), Biophysics, Finite Element Method, IGA, High performance computing. 

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    Other affiliations: Grainger Institute for Engineering


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    Stephan Rudykh


    Assistant Professor
    Grainger Institute for Engineering Faculty Scholar

    Contact: rudykh@wisc.edu, (608) 262-8193

    Research interests: Mechanics of soft materials, elastic instabilities, micromechanics, 3D-printing of soft materials, soft biological and bio-inspired materials, acoustic/elastic metamaterials, waves in soft matter, active materi...


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    Scott T. Sanders


    Professor

    Contact: stsanders@wisc.edu, (608) 262-3540

    Also: Electrical and Computer Engineering

    Research interests: My group develops sensors that help solve critical problems.  Typically, we use swept-wavelength lasers to measure gas properties at kHz rates in various combustion systems such as reciprocating and aeropr...

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    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    Vadim Shapiro


    Bernard A. and Frances M. Weideman Professor

    Contact: vshapiro@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-3591

    Also: Computer Sciences

    Research interests: Model-Based Engineering, Digital design, manufacturing, and simulation, Geometric, solid, and physical modeling, Cyber-physical systems

    Other affiliations: Spatial Automation Laboratory


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    Krishnan Suresh


    Phil and Jean Myers Professor

    Contact: ksuresh@wisc.edu, (608) 262-3594

    Research interests: Topology Optimization, Design for Additive Manufacturing, Computational Mechanics, High-Peformance Computing, Advanced Finite Element Analysis, Finite Element Mesh Generation

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    Dakotah Thompson


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: drthompson@wisc.edu, (404) 944-4581

    Research interests: Energy transport and conversion, Heat flow calorimetry, Nanoscale thermal radiation, Nanofabrication

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    Mario F. Trujillo


    Associate Professor

    Contact: mtrujillo@wisc.edu, (608) 262-0944

    Also: Engineering Physics

    Research interests: Modeling and Simulation of two-phase flows including:i) Liquid sprays in a crossflow (desuperheating and Urea SCR applications), ii) Liquid breakup and particle advection dynamics, iii) Multiple droplet impinge...

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    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    Lih-sheng Turng


    Kuo K. and Cindy F. Wang Professor

    Contact: turng@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-0586

    Also: Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering

    Research interests: Injection molding and innovative plastics manufacturing processes, bio-based polymers and tissue engineering scaffolds, microcellular injection molding (MuCell process), nanocomposites and electro-active polyme...

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    Michael Wagner


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: mike.wagner@wisc.edu, +16088901910

    Research interests: Coupled energy systems modeling and simulation, Renewable electricity generation technology performance characterization and software tool development, Energy storage dispatch optimization , High-temperatu...

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    Other affiliations: Solar Energy Laboratory, Wisconsin Electric Machines and Power Electronics Consortium


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    Xiangru Xu


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: xiangru.xu@wisc.edu, (608) 262-2690

    Also: Electrical and Computer Engineering

    Research interests: Control theory, Control systems, Cyber-physical systems, Autonomy, Robotics

    Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Michael Zinn


    Associate Professor

    Contact: mzinn@wisc.edu, (608) 263-2893

    Also: Biomedical Engineering

    Research interests: Minimally-invasive medical robotics, Haptics and haptic devices, Robotic actuation technology and controls, Human-centered robotics

    Courses: Click to see my courses


     

    Lecturers and Faculty Associates

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    Arganthael Berson


    Faculty Associate

    Contact: berson2@wisc.edu, (608) 890-4646

    Research interests: Multiphase flow and flow at interfaces; Evaporation driven self-assembly; Advanced flow diagnostic techniques (PIV, hot-wire anemometry, high-speed microscopy ...); Energy systems (fuel cells, thermoacoustics, ...

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    Glenn Bower


    Faculty Associate

    Contact: grbower@facstaff.wisc.edu, (608) 576-3979

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    Michael Cheadle


    Lecturer and Senior Design Program Coordinator

    Contact: mcheadle@wisc.edu, (608) 890-3951

    Research interests: Cryogenics, Superconducting Power Transmission, Energy Systems, Hybrid Solar Lighting


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    Michael De Cicco


    Associate Lecturer

    Contact: mdecicco@wisc.edu, (608) 890-1975


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    Kristofer Dressler


    Lecturer, Scientist

    Contact: dressler@wisc.edu, (608) 265-2579

    Research interests: Fluid Mechanics, Convective heat transfer, Drag Reduction, Wall shear measurents, Two-phase and annular flow, Waves and wave mechanics, Geophysical fluid mechanics

    Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Randy Jackson


    Instructor

    Contact: rsjackson3@wisc.edu, (608) 263-2110

    Research interests:

      Product Design and Development, Fluid Power Systems, Wind Energy, Fluid Mechanics and Turbulent Flows, Process Control, Electrohydraulic Valves

      Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Andrew Mikkelson


    Associate Faculty Associate

    Contact: mikkelso@cae.wisc.edu, (608) 890-4897

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    Jason Oakley


    Assistant Scientist, Lecturer

    Contact: oakley@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-8832

    Also: Engineering Physics

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    Erick L. Oberstar


    P.E., Associate Faculty Associate, Mechatronics Lab Manager/Engineer

    Contact: oberstar@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-6446

    Research interests: Integration of Electrical, Mechanical, Software, & Control Engineering disciplinesEmbedded Systems, Real-Time Controls, Instrumentation, Automation, Robotics, Control Algorithms, Signal Processing, Image Pr...

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    Other affiliations: Mechatronics Laboratory, Wisconsin Center for Space Automation and Robotics


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    Jeffrey Roessler


    Lecturer

    Contact: roessler@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-4815

    Research interests: Distance Education, Computer-Aided-Design, Engineering Graphics

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    Faculty Affiliates

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    Matt Allen


    Professor

    Contact: msallen@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 890-1619

    Also: Materials Science and Engineering

    Research interests: Dynamics, vibrations and controls, micro/nano systems, uncertainty and stochastic systems, linear/nonlinear system identification, model reduction/substructuring

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    Riccardo Bonazza


    Associate Chair for Research and Infrastructure, Professor

    Contact: riccardo.bonazza@wisc.edu, (608) 265-2337

    Research interests: Experimental fluid mechanics , impulsive, unsteady phenomena, shock tube applications, laser and X-ray imaging & measuring techniques

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Nuclear Engineering


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    Curt A. Bronkhorst


    Associate Chair for Undergraduate Studies, Professor

    Contact: cbronkhorst@wisc.edu, (608) 890-2586

    Also: Materials Science and Engineering

    Research interests: Theoretical/computational mechanics of materials, computational plasticity, multi-scale material modeling, damage mechanics, single crystal plasticity, dynamic material behavior, structural phase transformation...

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    Jennifer Franck


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: jafranck@wisc.edu, (608) 263-2562

    Research interests: Computational fluid dynamics, unsteady fluid mechanics, turbulent flows, wind and tidal energy, aerodynamics, flow control, propulsion, fluid-structure interaction


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    Michael Gleicher


    Professor

    Contact: gleicher@cs.wisc.edu, (608) 263-2874

    Also: Computer Sciences

    Research interests: My research these days is mainly about robotics and data science. With both, I am interested in how we can make them useful for people.



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    Thomas Jahns


    Grainger Professor of Power Electronics and Electrical Machines

    Contact: jahns@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-5702

    Research interests: Power electronics, electric machines and actuators, adjustable-speed drives, brushless motor drives and generators, automotive and aerospace electric systems

    Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Daniel Ludois


    Jean van Bladel Associate Professor

    Contact: ludois@wisc.edu, 262-8211

    Also: Engineering Physics

    Research interests: Power electronics, Electric machines, Non-contact power transfer, Sustainable engineering technologies and practices, See Extended Homepage

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Wisconsin Electric Machines and Power Electronics Consortium


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    Christopher Luzzio


    Associate Professor

    Contact: luzzio@neurology.wisc.edu, (608) 287-2093

    Research interests: Mechanical Assistive DevicesHydrocephalus Shunt Valves

    Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Chu Ma


    Assistant Professor, Grainger Institute Fellow

    Contact: chu.ma@wisc.edu

    Research interests: Acoustic functional materials, Biomedical ultrasonic imaging, Non-destructive testing, Computational imaging

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    Jacob Notbohm


    Harvey D. Spangler Assistant Professor

    Contact: jknotbohm@wisc.edu, (608) 890-0030

    Also: Biomedical Engineering

    Research interests: Solid mechanics | biomechanics | cell mechanics | biomaterials | collective cell migration | optical microscopy | adhesion


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    Bulent Sarlioglu


    Jean van Bladel Associate Professor

    Contact: sarlioglu@wisc.edu, (608) 262-2703

    Also: College of Engineering, Engineering Professional Development

    Research interests: Electric machines, drives, power electronics, Electric actuation systems, Automotive, aerospace, naval and renewable energy applications, Complex and interdisciplinary power system architecture

    Other affiliations: Wisconsin Energy Institute


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    James Jay Schauer


    Professor

    Contact: jjschauer@wisc.edu, (608) 262-4495

    Also: Environmental Chemistry and Technology, Chemical and Biological Engineering

    Research interests: I am interested in developing measurement and chemical characterization tools to quantitatively understand the origin and impacts of air pollution.  These tools are desgined to address the impacts of air p...

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    Other affiliations: Wisconsin State Laboratory of Hygiene


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    Eric Severson


    Assistant Professor, Grainger Institute Fellow

    Contact: eric.severson@wisc.edu, (608) 890-1301

    Research interests: Design and control of electric machines and power electronics, Magnetic levitation: bearingless motors and magnetic bearings, High switching frequencies and rotational speeds, Flywheel energy storage, Sustainab...

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    Ramathasan Thevamaran


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: thevamaran@wisc.edu, (608) 262-5724

    Also: Materials Science and Engineering

    Research interests: Mechanical behavior of structured materials | Dynamic properties | Hierarchical materials | Nanomaterials | Metamaterials | Wave propagation | Experimental techniques

    Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Dan J Thoma


    Professor and Director of the Grainger Institute for Engineering

    Contact: dthoma@wisc.edu, (608) 262-3751

    Also: Engineering Physics

    Research interests: Metal additive manufacturing, Alloy design, Advanced materials for energy applications, Phase transformations for functional materials, High throughput experiments, Thermal analysis and dilatometry

    Other affiliations: Grainger Institute for Engineering


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    Giri Venkataramanan


    Professor

    Contact: giri@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-4479

    Research interests: Electrical power conversion, AC power flow control, design of power converters, distributed generation, power converter architecture, power converter packaging

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Wisconsin Electric Machines and Power Electronics Consortium


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    Colleen Witzenburg


    Assistant Professor

    Contact: witzenburg@wisc.edu, (608) 890-3332

    Research interests:

      Cardiovascular Biomechanics and Physiology, Computational Modeling, Tissue Growth, Remodeling, and Failure, Soft tissue Characterization and Mechanical Testing, Congenital H...

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    Emeritus Faculty

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    Norman H. Beachley


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: beachley@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-6142

    Research interests: Mechanical design, mechanical energy storage, fluid power systems, continuously variable transmissions, automotive engineering


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    William A. Beckman


    Ouweneel-Bascom Professor Emeritus

    Contact: wbeckman@wisc.edu, (608) 335-4401

    Research interests: Solar energy applications, radiation heat transfer, systems analysis, computer simulation-solar processes, energy load calculation

    Other affiliations: Solar Energy Laboratory


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    John G. Bollinger


    John Bascom Professor Emeritus

    Contact: jgbollinger@sbcglobal.net, (608) 233-5404

    Research interests: Dynamic behavior of machine tool drive systems
    Position control for automatic welding
    Noise generation/noise control in product design
    Machine tool structure control dynamics
    Dynamic loads i...

    Courses: Click to see my courses


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    Michael Corradini


    Wisconsin Distinguished Professor Emeritus

    Contact: corradini@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-1648

    Also: Engineering Physics

    Research interests: Multi-phase fluid mechanics and heat transfer, fission and fusion reactors, nuclear reactor safety, severe accident phenomena, power plant operation and design, energy policy, nuclear fuel cycle

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Wisconsin Shock Tube


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    Marvin F. Devries


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: devries@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-2557

    Research interests: Metal-cutting processes, computer-integrated manufacturing, manufacturing systems


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    Neil A. Duffie


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: neil.duffie@wisc.edu

    Also: Engineering Professional Development

    Research interests: Robotics, computer control, manufacturing process automation, dynamics and robustness of production planning and control, distributed system control, manufacturing systems, manufacturing logistics, computer-int...

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Master of Engineering in Engine Systems


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    Frederick Elder


    Adjunct Professor Emeritus

    Contact: elder@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-9328

    Also: Engineering Physics

    Research interests: Mechanical systems, energy systems design


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    Roxann L. Engelstad


    Stephen P. Timoshenko Professor and Bernard A. & Frances M. Weideman Professor

    Contact: engelsta@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-5745

    Research interests: Structural dynamics, nonlinear vibrations, mechanical design, computer modeling and simulation

    Other affiliations: Center for NanoTechnology, Computational Mechanics Center, Manufacturing Systems Engineering Program


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    Patrick Farrell


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact:

    Research interests: Fluid mechanics, optical diagnostics, combustion, heat transfer

    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    David Foster


    Phil and Jean Myers Professor Emeritus

    Contact: foster@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-1617

    Research interests: Thermodynamics, heat transfer, fluid mechanics, internal combustion engines, combustion kinetics, emission formation, optical diagnostics in engines

    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    Frank Fronczak


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: fronczak@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 231-1660

    Also: Biomedical Engineering

    Research interests: Biomedical equipment design, hydraulics, fluid power systems, machine design, product design, rehabilitative and assistive technology

    Other affiliations: Manufacturing Systems Engineering Program


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    Kent Hobson


    Adjunct Assistant Professor Emeritus

    Contact: hobson@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-2893

    Research interests: Computer graphics, geometric modeling, computer-aided design, architectural and engineering graphics


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    Sanford Klein


    Ouweneel-Bascom Professor Emeritus

    Contact: klein@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-5626

    Research interests: Solar energy applications, thermodynamics, heat transfer, conservation, simulation methods, educational software, sorption processes

    Other affiliations: Solar Energy Laboratory


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    Edward G. Lovell


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: lovell@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-0944

    Research interests: Structural mechanics, stress analysis , pressure vessels, thermal stresses, micromechanical sensors, buckling, vibrations

    Other affiliations: Computational Mechanics Center, Wisconsin Center for Applied Microelectronics


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    Vladimir J. Lumelsky


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: vjlumels at wisc.edu

    Research interests: Pattern recognition, computer vision, Kinematics, dynamics, Control theory, industrial automation, Sensor-based intelligent systems, Human spatial reasoning, human-robot interaction, Navigation, localization, a...


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    Jay Martin


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: martin@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-9460

    Also: Biomedical Engineering, Materials Science Program

    Research interests: Research, Design, and Product Development - Assistive Technology, Access to Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education and Careers for Individuals with Disabilities, Formative Assessment Methods...

    Other affiliations: Center for Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology


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    Wayne D. Milestone


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: mileston@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-0023

    Research interests: Mechanical design, machine design, innovation and creativity, stress & fatigue analysis, fretting-fatigue, fasteners, hybrid and hybrid electric vehicles

    Other affiliations: Manufacturing Systems Engineering Program


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    John W. Mitchell


    Elmer R. and Janet A. Kaiser Professor Emeritus

    Contact: mitchell@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-5972

    Research interests: Convective heat transfer, solar energy applications, energy utilization, bulding HVAC systems

    Other affiliations: Solar Energy Laboratory


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    David R. Otis


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: otis@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-3591

    Research interests: Energy storage, heat transfer, fluid dynamics


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    Kenneth W. Ragland


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: ragland@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 263-3231

    Research interests: Fluid dynamics, combustion processes, bioenergy, air pollution control


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    Rolf Reitz


    Wisconsin Distinguished Professor Emeritus

    Contact: reitz@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-0145

    Also: College of Engineering

    Research interests: Combustion, gas dynamics, sprays-motion & formation, hydrocarbon kinetics, engine fluid dynamics, computer modeling


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    Robert Rowlands


    Professor

    Contact: rowlands@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-3205

    Also: Materials Science and Engineering

    Research interests: Laser applications to mechanics, composite and advanced materials, digital image analysis, structural mechanics, experimental mechanics and stress analysis

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    Other affiliations: Wisconsin Structures and Materials Testing Laboratory


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    Christopher J. Rutland


    Phil and Jean Myers Professor

    Contact: rutland@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-5853

    Research interests: Computational fluid dynamics, turbulence, combustion, and spray modeling for IC engines, turbulent reacting flows, large eddy simulation, IC engine aftertreatment modeling

    Courses: Click to see my courses

    Other affiliations: Engine Research Center


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    John J. Uicker


    Professor Emeritus

    Contact: uicker@engr.wisc.edu, (608) 262-0225

    Research interests: Kinematics, mechanical system dynamics, solid modeling, simulation of solidification in metal castings, simulation of multi-body dynamic systems