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Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty
Matteo Aureli
Matteo Aureli
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6973
PE 218
3617 3616 1346
Professional Staff
Brenda Barte
Brenda Barte
Administrative Assistant III
(775) 682-7478
PE 204
1345
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty Deformation, microstructure evolution, mechanical properties, modeling and simulation, phase-field, fracture
Lei Cao
Lei Cao
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-1690
PE 228
3618 1346 Deformation, microstructure evolution, mechanical properties, modeling and simulation, phase-field, fracture
Professional Staff
Seth Draper
Seth Draper
Development Technician 3
PE 1A
1345
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty
Cahit Evrensel
Cahit Evrensel
Associate Professor and ASME Fellow
(775) 784-6093
PE 220
3617 3616 1346
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty
Feifei Fan
Feifei Fan
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-1489
PE 206
3618 1346
Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty
Daichi Fujioka
Daichi Fujioka
Lecturer
(775) 682-7484
PE 202A
3616 1346
Academic Faculty
Mridul Gautam
Mridul Gautam
Vice President for Research and Innovation
(775) 327-2363
RH 201
1346
Affiliated Faculty fluid physics, rheology, macromolecular theory
Alan Jeffrey Giacomin (杰克明)
Alan Jeffrey Giacomin (杰克明)
Visiting Professor He, him, his
(775) 682-9310
PE 215
1347 fluid physics, rheology, macromolecular theory
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Affiliated Faculty
Ronald F.  Gibson
Ronald F. Gibson, ASME Fellow
Adjunct Professor
(775) 225-9970
3618 1347
Department Chair Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Academic Faculty
Miles Greiner
Miles Greiner
Foundation Professor and Chair
(775) 784-4873
PE 204A
2850 3617 1346
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Academic Faculty
Mustafa Hadj-Nacer
Mustafa Hadj-Nacer
Research Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7480
PE 219
3617 1346
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty
James Hanna
James Hanna
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6406
PE 217
3617 3618 3616 1346
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty
Yanyao Jiang
Yanyao Jiang
Professor and ASME Fellow
(775) 784-4510
PE 207
3618 1346
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty additive manufacturing, 3D printing, bioprinting, 4D printing, rheology
Yifei Jin
Yifei Jin
Assistant Professor
PE 230
3618 1346 additive manufacturing, 3D printing, bioprinting, 4D printing, rheology
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty
Yiliang (Leon) Liao
Yiliang (Leon) Liao
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6714
PE 224
3618 1346
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty Tribology, Surface Engineering, Manufacturing, Composites
Pradeep Menezes
Pradeep Menezes
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-7413
PE 232
3618 1346 Tribology, Surface Engineering, Manufacturing, Composites
Professional Staff
Brian Nagy
Brian Nagy
Development Technician 3
(775) 784-6795
PE 1A
1345
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Academic Faculty
Angelina Padilla
Angelina Padilla
Lecturer II
(775) 784-6901
PE 204B
3617 1346
Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty
Rahul Ramachandran
Rahul Ramachandran
Lecturer
(775) 784-7522
PE 221
3618 1346
Affiliated Faculty
Yantao Shen
Yantao Shen
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6918
SEM 327
1347
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty
Ryan Tung
Ryan Tung
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-7782
PE 205
3617 3616 1346
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty controls, robotics, data-driven, insects, behavior, system identification, neuroscience, neuroethology
Floris van Breugel
Floris van Breugel
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-9822
PE 226
3617 3616 1346 controls, robotics, data-driven, insects, behavior, system identification, neuroscience, neuroethology
Professional Staff
Heather Vincent
Heather Vincent
Administrative Assistant IV
(775) 682-7482
PE 204
1345
Academic Faculty
Petros Voulgaris
Petros Voulgaris
Founding Aerospace Program Director and Victor LaMar Lockhart Professor
(775) 682-5725
PE 204C
1346
Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty
Eric Wang
Eric Wang
Associate Professor
(775) 784-6094
PE 227
3616 1346
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty Thermal Science, Heat Transfer, Energy, Mechanical Engineering
Yan Wang
Yan Wang
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6468
PE 229
3617 3618 1346 Thermal Science, Heat Transfer, Energy, Mechanical Engineering
Fluid Mechanics, Thermal Science and Energy Solid Mechanics, Materials and Manufacturing Academic Faculty
Guoping Xiong
Guoping Xiong
Assistant Professor
(775) 784-6990
PE 231
3617 3618 1346
Dynamics, Controls and Robotics Academic Faculty Control systems; Robotics; Smart materials; Artificial muscles
Jun Zhang
Jun Zhang
Assistant Professor
(775) 682-9383
PE 225
3616 1346 Control systems; Robotics; Smart materials; Artificial muscles

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