Materials science, self-healing materials, additive manufacturing (i.e. 3D printing) techniques
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
Applying engineering and decision-making models to find solutions to climate change and environmental problems, energy and process modeling, multi-objective optimization, sustainability, system modeling and optimization for energy resilience, life cycle assessment (LCA), techno-economic analysis (TEA), climate smart housing, food insecurity in the cold supply chain, and handprint assessment.
Rational design of nanomaterials for functional applications; Plasma catalysis and interaction mechanisms between plasma, molten metals and porous materials; Growth mechanisms of nanowires; Porous crystalline membranes for chemical separations.
Heat and Mass Transfer, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Composite Materials, Nanomanufacturing.
Advanced manufacturing processes, brain-machine interface, soft and hard tissue cutting processes, biomedical design & manufacturing, additive manufacturing for custom healthcare.
Healthcare Engineering, Human Factors, Operations Management, Lean Healthcare, Decision-Making, Predictive Modeling, Engineering Education, and Community-Based Participatory Research.
Nonlinear control, hybrid systems, legged robots, exoskeletons, human biomechanical modeling
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
Advanced Manufacturing, Manufacturing Processes, Additive Manufacturing, Process Planning, Material Behavior, Industrial Engineering, and Engineering Education
Heat and Mass Transport in Porous Media, Phase Change Processes, Nano-Porous Thermal Insulation and Radiation Control Technologies, Thermal Storage, Building Physics, Building Integrated Solar Technologies, Building Energy Efficiency, Building Envelope Materials and Systems
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
Computational Fluid Dynamics, Thermal Plasma Processing
Renewable energy systems, wind turbine dynamics, structural dynamic and acoustic systems, smart structures, signal processing, optical sensing, structural health monitoring, non-destructive inspection, and smart materials
Solar Energy, Assistive Technologies, Robotics, Manufacturing Theory
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
Solar Energy, Photovoltaics, Net-Zero Buildings, Advisor for Solar Energy Club
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
Experimental characterization of textiles and composites, finite element modeling, composite manufacturing process simulation
Aerodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Biomedical Robotics, Connected Healthcare, Biomedical/Rehabilitative/Assistive Device Design and Control, Biosignal Interfaces, Applied Linear/Nonlinear Control and Estimation