MSE Faculty

Please note that the following faculty list currently has some spurious entries. IT is aware of and working on this issue. (Updated: Sep 29, 2022.)

Manichandra Morampudi
, Materials Science and Engineering
Kathryn A. Dannemann
Director, Multidisciplinary Design Laboratory and Professor of Practice, Core Engineering
David Duquette
John Tod Horton Professor of Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering
Edwin Fohtung
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Coherent X-ray Scattering, electronic structure, fluctuations and dynamics, phase retrieval
Daniel Gall
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Nanotechnology, Electronic Materials, Thin Film Deposition, First-principles calculations, Materials characterization
Ganpati Ramanath
John Tod Horton Professor of Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering
Nanomaterials, thin films and interfaces for energy and electronics, Discovery of novel materials phenomena and properties, Atomistic/molecular-level interface science and engineering, Materials processing and manufacturing, Nanoscience and nanotechnology, composites
Liping Huang
Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs, School of Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering
Thermal sensors, Porous materials, Nanomaterials, Glass materials, Energy, Computational modeling, Ceramic materials
Robert Hull
Acting Vice President for Research, Henry Burlage Jr. Professor of Engineering, and Director of Center for Materials, Devices, and Integrated Systems, Office for Research
Paul Keblinski
Professor and Department Head, Materials Science and Engineering
Nanotechnology, Computational Modeling, Integrated Electronics
Nikhil Koratkar
John A. Clark and Edward T. Crossan Chair Professor, Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering
Smart Materials and Structures, Graphene Electrodes, Electricity Energy Storage, Carbon Nanotubes
John LaGraff
Professor of Practice, Materials Science and Engineering
Dan Lewis
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Mesoscopic Modeling, Microstructure Science and Microscopy, Image Driven Machine Learning, Solidification and Phase Transformations
Jie Lian
Professor, Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear Engineering
Rahmi Ozisik
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Computational Modeling and Simulations, Polymer nanocomposites, Polymer processing and characterization, Protein structure and dynamics, Supercritical fluid assisted processing
Edmund Palermo
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Polymer Synthesis, Materials-Biology Interface, Antibacterial Materials
Jian Shi
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Epitaxy, Optoelectronic materials, Correlated materials and devices, Neuromorphic devices, Symmetry engineering
Yunfeng Shi
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Nanomaterials, Energy, Computational Modeling
Ravishankar Sundararaman
Associate Professor, Priti and Mukesh Chatter '82 Career Development Chair, Materials Science and Engineering
Research Interests: computational material science, electronic properties, nanomaterials, solid-liquid interfaces, electrochemistry, plasmonics, photonics, energy conversion and storage applications, Emphasis on collaboratively developing new theoretical and computational methods in open-source software
Minoru Tomozawa
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Glass Materials, Mass Transport, Reliability
Chaitanya Ullal
Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Polymers, Optics, and Nanolithography
Christian Wetzel
Professor, Physics, Applied Physics & Astronomy
Electronic Band Structure, Group III Nitrides, Solar Cell Junctions, Power Electronics , Solid State Lighting, Solar Fuels