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Multi-scale Systems and Sensors


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Jeffrey S. Allen, Associate Professor
PhD, University of Dayton  
Capillary Flow, Interfacial Transport Phenomena, Fuel Cells,
Phase-Change Heat Transfer, Microgravity Fluid Physics





John E. Beard, Associate Professor,   
Area Director Design / Dynamic Systems
PhD, Purdue University
Design of Mechanical Systems and Hybrid Electric Powertrains, Biomedical Engineering, Manufacturing





Chang Kyoung (CK) Choi, Assistant Professor
Ph.D., University of Tennessee, 2007
Opto-Electric Biosensor, Micro-/Nano-Fabrication, Microfluidics, Microscopic Optical Imaging, Synthetic Biology, Computer Simulation (CFD)





Tammy L. Haut Donahue, Associate Professor
Director Mechanics of Multiscale Materials Research  
PhD, University of California at Davis
Orthopaedic Biomechanics, Finite Elements, Computational and
Experimental Mechanics  





Craig R. Friedrich, Professor
Associate Chair and Director of Graduate Studies
Director Multi-scale Sensors and Systems Research
PhD, Oklahoma State University
Micromechanical Systems, Nanotechnology





Thomas R. Grimm, Associate Professor
PhD, Michigan Technological University
Mechanical Engineering Design, Computer-Aided Design, Biomechanics





Gopal Jayaraman, Professor,   
Area Director  Solid Mechanics  
PhD, University of Iowa
Biomechanics, Orthopaedic Mechanics, Sports Safety, Autocrash Safety, Elastic Stability of Structures 





Spandan Maiti, Assistant Professor
PhD, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Computational Solid Mechanics, Multiscale Modeling, Biomimetics, Dynamic Failure  and  Fracture,
Fatigue Response of Advance Materials




Donna J. Michalek, Associate Professor,   
Assistant Provost
PhD, University of Texas at Arlington 
CFD, Multi-Phase Flow, Atomization and Sprays, Thermosciences in Manufacturing





Michele H. Miller, Associate Professor
Director Engineering Education Innovation Research
PhD, North Carolina State University
Grinding, Precision Engineering, MEMS, Human Factors





Ibrahim Miskioglu, Associate Professor   
PhD, Iowa State University  Engineering Mechanics, Experimental Stress Analysis, Composite Materials





Amitabh Narain, Professor
PhD, University of Minnesota  
Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Viscoelastic Flow





Gregory M. Odegard, Assistant Professor   
PhD, University of Denver
Multiscale Computational and Experimental Mechanics, Composites, Multifunctional Materials 





Song-Lin (Jason) Yang, Professor
PhD, University of Florida Computational Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, Grid Generation, Turbine Combustor Simulation, Computational Aerodynamics