UMass Lowell will resume on-campus instruction, research and campus life for Fall 2020. View the plan for more info.
Biocatalysis, greener advanced materials (electronic, photo-responsive polymers, molecularly integrated hybrid nanomaterials, materials for energy conversion/storage), elastomers, thermal & morphological characterization of materials, roll to roll manufacture of flexible electronic products.
Electromagnetics, metamaterials, printed electronics, antennas, and RF devices
Applied Mechanics, Mechanics of Materials, Dynamic Behavior of Materials, Composites, and Structures
Printed Electronics, Photonics, Semiconductor Devices, Fiber Optic Communications
Plastics processing, including extrusion, injection molding, and novel processing techniques; nanomanufacturing with polymers; 3D printing
Analytical Chemistry, Materials
Experimental Mechanics of Baseball Bats & Other Sports Equipment, Composite Materials, High-Speed Imaging, Laboratory Setup & Management, Conference & Symposium Management, STEM Engagement in K-12
Millimeter-wavelength and terahertz frequency optical systems and dielectric properties of materials
Polymer Chemistry, Nanotechnology, Biomaterials/Translational Medicine
Nanomaterial growth and optoelectronic device applications
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
Computer-aided engineering, computer-aided manufacturing, process control, injection molding, part design, mold design, finite element analysis
Gait rehabilitation, biomechanics and neuromuscular control of human walking
Plastics product and process design, process simulation, instrumentation, and control
Material Science, Optical & electronic properties of materials, Optical Spectroscopy, Devices
Combustion, Renewable Energy, Biofuels, Internal Combustion Engines
Rubber technology, thermoplastic elastomers, design, properties and processing of elastomers, nano materials.
Test and Evaluation
Solid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Sports Engineering, Finite Element Modeling
Renewable polymers, Plastics processing, nanocomposites, organic photovoltaics and electronics, rheology, scattering
Solid Mechanics, Composite Materials, Textiles, Multi-Scale Modeling, Finite Element Modeling, Adhesively Bonded Joints, Sandwich Structures, Tissue Engineering, Discrete Element Method
Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS), Microfluidics, Acoustic microsensors, Nano-imprinting process, Interfacial phenomena and heat transfer
Polymers and Biopolymers in Biomedicine; Antimicrobial and Biofilm-Controlling Systems, Drug Delivery and Biomedical Devices.
Extrusion, injection molding, in-process metrology, rheology, process optimization
Optical sensors and optical devices
Physical & materials chemistry at surfaces & interfaces
Aerodynamics, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Technology-based Neurorehabilitation, Home-based Rehabilitation and Monitoring Technology, Human and Human-Robot Performance.
Robotics, Assistive Technology, Artificial Intelligence
Applied Electromagnetics, High-Frequency Circuits and Systems
Musculoskeletal injuries related to physical activity and sports
Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing), Printed Electronics, RF, Microwaves, Metasurface, IR-Vis and THz Photonics