UMass Lowell will resume on-campus instruction, research and campus life for Fall 2020. View the plan for more info.
Modeling & control of vibrations & acoustics, smart structures & materials, structural health monitoring and sustainable energy
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Microfluidics, Acoustic microsensors, Nano-imprinting process, Interfacial phenomena and heat transfer
Solar Energy, Photovoltaics, Net-Zero Buildings, Advisor for Solar Energy Club
Aerodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Electrochemical energy conversion and storage, mass/charge transport phenomena, electrochemical reaction kinetics, flowable slurry electrodes.
Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Composites, and Structures
Modal Analysis, Analytical and Experimental Structural Dynamics
Heat and Mass Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Composite Materials, Nanomanufacturing.
Materials science, self-healing materials, additive manufacturing (i.e. 3D printing) techniques
Structural health monitoring, diagnostics and prognostics, damage detection, structural dynamics, acoustics, signal processing, mechanical design and nonlinear dynamics
Self-organized dynamics in complex systems, Multi-agent systems, Connected and autonomous vehicles, System reliability and prognostics, Robotic ensembles
Building Energy Efficiency, Envelope materials and systems, Thermal Insulation and Radiation Control Technologies, Thermal Storage, Building Integrated Solar Technologies
Electrochemical energy generation and storage, Solar energy conversion through photo-electrochemical reactions, Ion-conductive membranes for electrochemical systems, Nanostructured materials, CFD simulation of energy conversion devices
Combustion, Renewable Energy, Biofuels, Internal Combustion Engines
Structural Health Monitoring, Uncertainty Quantification, Time Series Analysis, Surrogate Modeling, Haptic Decision-Making, Intelligent Infrastructure and Sustainability
Computational Fluid Dynamics, Thermal Plasma Processing
Aerodynamics, Wind Tunnel Testing, Thermofluids
Solar Energy, Assistive Technologies, Robotics, Manufacturing Theory
structural health monitoring (SHM), non-destructive evaluations (NDE), smart structures, sensors development, MEMS-based wireless sensor networks, structural dynamics, experimental mechanics, and acoustics.
Photovoltaic (PV) Performance and Durability Analysis, PV Prototyping, Buildings Integrated PV (BIPV) applications, Failure Analysis for manufacturing industries, Fracture Mechanics, Company Audits
Solid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Sports Engineering, Finite Element Modeling
Electronic manufacturing, Green design and manufacturing, Six Sigma applications, design of experiments, collaborative engineering, quality and product design
Solid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Textiles, Multi-Scale Modeling, Finite Element Modeling, Adhesively Bonded Joints, Sandwich Structures, Tissue Engineering, Discrete Element Method
Solid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Mechanical Design, Finite Element Modeling
Sustainable energy engineering, solar energy processing, plasma science & engineering, semiconductor manufacturing, radiation transport, computational transport phenomena
Multi-phase/reacting flows, Combustion, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Lagrangian-Eulerian methods, Verification, validation, uncertainty quantification (VVUQ), Machine learning, Internal combustion engines, Energy conversion devices