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Mark Anderson

Anderson, Mark R.

Assoc Teaching Prof, MAE

Expertise in vehicle design, navigation, and control.

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Prabhakar Bandaru

Bandaru, Prabhakar R.

Professor, MAE

ECE Affiliate Professor, ECE

Development and investigation of nano-materials for magnetic, semiconductor, optical, and MEMS/NEMS (micro-/nano- electro mechanical systems) devices.
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Michael Baskes

Baskes, Michael I.

Adjt Professor, MAE

Baskes developed with Murray Daw the embedded atom method, which allows researchers to describe the cohesive energy of solids and liquids. This method has now become the standard used for calculating complex applications in materials science, especially for fission, fusion and nuclear weapons materials.

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Yuri Bazilevs

Bazilevs, Yuri

Professor, SE

and Faculty Adjunct, MAE

Design of robust and efficient computational methods for large scale, high performance computing

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Farhat Beg

Beg, Farhat N.

Professor, MAE

Faculty, CER

Electron and proton beam generation in short pulse laser solid interactions; plasma based x-ray and neutron sources; and multi-wire z-pinch dynamics for Inertial Confinement Fusion.
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Thomas Bewley

Bewley, Thomas R.

Professor, MAE

Faculty-Affiliate, Calit2

Research interests lie at the intersections of control and optimization theory, fluid mechanics, Navier-Stokes mathematics, high-performance computing, and robotics.

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Robert Bitmead

Bitmead, Robert R.

Professor, MAE

Faculty-Affiliate, Calit2

Design of dynamic feedback control systems for a variety of engineering applications.

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Shengqiang Cai

Cai, Shengqiang

Asst Professor, MAE

Mechanics of Soft Materials; Electro-chemo-mechanics of Solids; Mechanics of Energy Materials;Bio-inspired Design and Bio-mechanics;  3D Fabrications

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Robert Cattolica

Cattolica, Robert J.

Professor, MAE

Combustion, fluid mechanics, optical spectroscopy, laser and electron beam diagnostics, molecular energy transfer, and hypersonic gas dynamics.
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Renkun Chen

Chen, Renkun

Assoc Professor, MAE

Faculty, NENG

Faculty, CMRR

Renkun Chen's current research is focused on thermal transport, which plays a very significant role in both energy production and consumption. He is interested in exploiting the fundamental heat transfer science and engineering at the micro and nano scale, and developing materials and devices for thermal energy conversion, storage and management.
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Carlos Coimbra

Coimbra, Carlos F.

Professor, MAE

Faculty, CER

Solar energy, intelligent energy systems, stochastic modeling and forecasting, fractional and variable order methods, evolutionary methods, and multiphase flows/unsteady flow phenomena.

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Jorge Cortes

Cortes, Jorge

Professor, MAE

Systems and control, sensor networks, game theory, adversarial networks, cooperative robotics, and geometric mechanics

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Raymond De Callafon

De Callafon, Raymond A.

Professor, MAE

Simulation, prediction and control of dynamic systems, theory of modeling using system identification techniques, and the interaction between modeling and control.
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Juan Carlos Del Alamo

Del Alamo, Juan Carlos

Assoc Professor, MAE

Aerodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Numerical Methods, and is currently helping develop new courses for the graduate program in bio-mechanics such as Mechanics Inside the Cell.

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Nathan Delson

Delson, Nathan J.

Assoc Teaching Prof, MAE

Faculty, Dean

Project-based learning and teaching students how to construct myriad contraptions—from robots and clocks to medical devices.

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James Friend

Friend, James R.

Professor, MAE

Faculty-Affiliate, Calit2

Micro- and nano-electromechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS) and devices. Ultrasonics and nonlinear and physical effects of sound at the micro and nano scale. Medical microdevices. Acoustoelectric effects and surface acoustic waves (SAW) in piezoelectric materials. Biomedical instrumentation and transducers.

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Yuan-Cheng Fung

Fung, Yuan-Cheng

Prof Emeritus, BENG

Faculty-Emeritus, MAE

Biomechanics of molecules, cells, tissues, and organs with a focus on developing methods to study the structural and functional link between each of these levels.
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Javier Garay

Garay, Javier E.

Professor, MAE

Materials processing, nanocomposites, optical materials, magnetic materials, current activated pressure assisted densification (CAPAD)

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Carl Gibson

Gibson, Carl H.

Professor, MAE

Theoretical and experimental studies of turbulence and turbulent mixing in the atmosphere and ocean.
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Joe Goddard

Goddard, Joe D.

Professor Emeritus, MAE

Rheology of complex fluids, and bio-molecular energy transduction

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Olivia Graeve

Graeve, Olivia A.

Professor, MAE

Faculty, Dean

Solution-based processing of nanopowders; spark plasma sinteringof materials; powder particle size distribution control and characterization; behavior of colloidal systems; morphological control of non-oxide ceramic powders; composite manufacturing; special emphasis on electromagnetic materials for sensors and energy applications.
 

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Nicholas Gravish

Gravish, Nicholas G.

Asst Professor, MAE

Robotics, robotic and biological systems, biomechanics, locomotion, manufacturing

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Sungho Jin

Jin, Sungho

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Cutting-edge materials science, including nano-materials, magnetic alloys and thin films, and MEMS materials and devices.
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Jan Kleissl

Kleissl, Jan P.

Professor, MAE

Faculty, CER

Solar energy meteorology, solar variability and forecasting, urban meteorology, turbulence, field measurements and numerical modeling.

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John Kosmatka

Kosmatka, John B.

Professor, SE

Faculty, MAE

Design, analysis, and experimental testing of light-weight advanced composite structures.

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Sergei Krasheninnikov

Krasheninnikov, Sergei

Professor, MAE

Fusion energy and plasma physics.

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Miroslav Krstic

Krstic, Miroslav

Professor, MAE

AVC Research, MAE

Faculty-Affiliate, ECE

Nonlinear and adaptive control, distributed parameter systems, delay systems, extremum seeking, stochastic control, and applications to automotive and aerospace systems, energy storage, and biotechnology.

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Ratneshwar Lal

Lal, Ratneshwar

Professor, MAE

Faculty, BENG

Nanobiotechnology, multidimensional biological atomic force microscopy, ion channel biophysics and nanomedicine.
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Juan Lasheras

Lasheras, Juan C.

Professor, MAE

Turbulence and fluid mechanics with a special interest in two-phase flows. Mechano-biology. Mechanotransduction, Mechanics of cell migration and invasion. Medical devices.

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Paul Libby

Libby, Paul A.

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Laminar and turbulent reacting flows
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Paul Linden

Linden, Paul F.

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Experimental and theoretical study of dynamic flows, and environmental engineering.

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Stefan Llewellyn Smith

Llewellyn Smith, Stefan

Professor, MAE

Fluid dynamics and environmental engineering.

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Vlado Lubarda

Lubarda, Vlado

Professor, NENG

Faculty-Adjunct, MAE

Computational and theoretical analysis of solids, specifically solid mechanics.

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Xanthippi Markenscoff

Markenscoff, Xanthippi

Professor, MAE

Solid Mechanics and Materials Science, Elasticity Theory, Micromechanics, Elastodynamics of Defects, Conservation Laws.

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Sonia Martinez Diaz

Martinez Diaz, Sonia

Professor, MAE

Distributed motion coordination algorithms, distributed estimation and data gathering, optimal control policies for robotic locomotion, motion planning for underactuated systems, and low-complexity representations of mechanical systems.

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William McEneaney

McEneaney, William M.

Professor, MAE

Nonlinear, stochastic, and robust control theory; dynamic games; estimation; max-plus algebraic methods; and partial differential equations.
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Joanna McKittrick

McKittrick, Joanna M.

Professor, MAE

Generation of materials with superior properties through novel processing technique.

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Marc Meyers

Meyers, Marc A.

Faculty, MAE

Professor, NENG

Biological and bioinspired materials; nanocrystalline and ultra fine grained metals; mechanical and dynamic behavior of materials with emphasis on laser compression and high speed reactions.
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David Miller

Miller, David R.

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Experimental engineering physics, surface physics, gas dynamics and molecular beams.

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Hidenori Murakami

Murakami, Hidenori

Professor, MAE

Computational modeling and analysis of heterogeneous materials, including composites, for aerospace, civil and biological applications, and tensegrity structures
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Siavouche Nemat-Nasser

Nemat-Nasser, Siavouche

Dir-CEAM/Prof, MAE

Development, testing and analysis of advanced materials for a variety of applications, including defense, space exploration, construction, and biotechnology.
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Vitali Nesterenko

Nesterenko, Vitali F.

Professor/Chair, MAE

Strongly nonlinear wave dynamics of strongly nonlinear low dimensional metamaterials. Development of new experimental capabilities for dynamic testing. Physics and mechanics of shock and high strain, strain rate deformation, instability and fragmentation of heterogeneous solid materials. High energy processing of advanced materials and devices.

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Keiko Nomura

Nomura, Keiko K.

Professor, MAE

Theoretical and computational fluid mechanics, turbulence, transport phenomena, reacting flows and combustion, environmental flows.
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Eugene Pawlak

Pawlak, Eugene R.

Professor, MAE

Coastal and estuarine turbulent mixing processes and their interactions with topographic features.

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Albert Pisano

Pisano, Albert P.

Dean, Jacobs School

Faculty, MAE

Faculty, ECE

Micro-electro-mechanical systems, MEMS, manufacturing, wireless sensors for harsh environments, low-cost sensors.

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Padmini Rangamani

Rangamani, Padmini

Asst Professor, MAE

Biological systems design, transport phenomena in biological membranes, influence of cell shape on biological activation of signaling networks, morphological and topological changes to lipid membranes mediated by proteins and cytoskeletal forces, computational biology and biophysics.

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James Rottman

Rottman, James W.

Adjunct Prof, MAE

James Rottman's research interests focus on meteorology and oceanography and include theoretical, numerical and experimental studies of internal waves, gravity currents, wake flows, turbulence, and mixing in stratified fluids.
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David Saintillan

Saintillan, David

Assoc Professor, MAE

Microscale flow modeling, biophysical fluid mechanics, complex fluids, electrokinetics, microfluidics. 

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Antonio Sanchez

Sanchez, Antonio L.

Professor, MAE

Reacting and nonreacting flows

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Sutanu Sarkar

Sarkar, Sutanu

Professor, MAE

Computational fluid dynamics, turbulence, environmental flows

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Alan Schneider

Schneider, Alan M.

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Systems science applied to biomedical problems.
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Kalyanasundaram Seshadri

Seshadri, Kalyanasundaram

Professor, MAE

Experimental and analytical studies on combustion
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Robert Skelton

Skelton, Robert E.

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Design of dynamic feedback control systems for a variety of applications, including vibration control, model reduction theory, and integration of plant and control design.
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Harold Sorenson

Sorenson, Harold

Prof Emeritus, MAE

Faculty, Dean

Systems engineer, founding UCSD faculty member, former Air Force Chief Scientist, MITRE GM, co-founder Orincon
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Frank Talke

Talke, Frank E.

Professor, MAE

Faculty, CMRR

Mechanics and tribology of magnetic storage, and micro-mechanical design techniques for ultra-high density disk drives

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Daniel Tartakovsky

Tartakovsky, Daniel M.

Professor, MAE

Tartakovsky's research interests include Applied and computational mathematics (mathematical modeling of complex systems, uncertainty quantification, probabilistic risk assessment, stochastic partial differential equations, hybrid numerical algorithms, spatial statistics, data assimilation), Environmental fluid mechanics (multiphase flows, subsurface flow andermal energy), and Biomedical modeling (blood flow, microcirculation, intracellular and intercellular transport, bioinformatics, computational cell biology, hemodynamics).

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Michael Tolley

Tolley, Michael T.

Asst Professor, MAE

Bioinspired and soft robotic systems, printable and origami-inspired robotics, self-assembly and self-folding, microfabrication, microassembly, microfluidics, simulation and assembly planning.

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George Tynan

Tynan, George R.

Assoc Dean, Jacobs School

Professor, MAE

Faculty, CER

Basic and applied plasma physics.

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Forman Williams

Williams, Forman A.

Professor Emeritus, MAE

Energy from combustion, combustion efficiency, and combustion instability problems in a variety of engines, including rockets.
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Michael Yip

Yip, Michael

Asst Professor, ECE

Faculty, Calit2

Faculty-Affiliate, MAE

Robotics and controls; medical robotics; soft robotics; optimization; machine learning; sensors and actuators; control theory; computer vision; image-guidance and augmented reality; teleoperation; and haptics.

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