Mechanical Engineering Faculty
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2008, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Il: Experimental solid mechanics; time-dependent materials, time dependent materials, cellular materials and composites, dynamic failure of materials, mechanics of novel materials for energy technology.
- Assanis, Dennis
Professor. Ph.D., 1985, Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Thermal sciences and their applications to energy conversion, power and propulsion, and automotive systems design.
Bar-Yoseph, Zvi Pinhas
Visiting Professor, D.Sc. 1979, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology: Computational (fluid and solid) mechanic. Computational methods for simulating multi-scale biomechanics phenomena related to cardiovascular and metabolic diseases.
- Chakraborty, Nilanjan
Assistant Professor, Ph. D., 2008, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY. Robot Motion Planning, Multi-robot Coordination, Human-Robot Interaction, Mechanism Design, Multi-body Dynamics, Distributed Intelligent Systems for Energy Automation, Sensor Networks, Distributed Algorithms, Combinatorial Optimization.
Assistant Professor. Doctor of Engineering, 2006, University of Michigan:Real-time production control, manufacturing system modeling, simulation and intelligent maintenance, real-time energy management of manufacturing system.
- Chiang, Fu-Pen
SUNY Distinguished Professor. Ph.D., 1966, University of Florida: Experimental solid mechanics; optical nondestructive evaluation.
- Chen, Shikui
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2010, Northwestern University: Mechanical Engineering. Ph.D., 2006, Chinese University of Hong Kong: Automation and Computer Aided Engineering.
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2009, Boston University: Microscale transport phenomena; statistical physics, theoretical and computational fluid dynamics, colloidal systems and complex fluids.
- Cubaud, Thomas
Associate Professor. Ph.D., 2001, Paris-Sud University/ESPCI, France: Microfluidics, multiphase flows, interfacial fluid dynamics, complex fluids, nanotechnologies.
- Ge, Q. Jeffrey
Professor and Interim Chair. Ph.D., 1990, University of California, Irvine: Design automation; robotics; CAD/CAM; design for manufacture; mechanical systems analysis and simulation.
- Hwang, David (Jae-Seok)
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2005, University of California at Berkeley: Micro-and nanoscle heat transfer, laser-assisted solar photovoltaic manufacturing and diagnostics, advanced diagnostics of light-matter interaction
- Huang, Hsengji (Sam)
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2008, University of Michigan: Multi-scale progressive failure in composites, digital image correlation method, non-destructive evaluation method, synthesis and characterization of composites for thermal and electrical applications, and application of symmetry and group theory on mechanics.
- Kao, Imin
Professor. Ph.D.. 1991, Stanford University: Robotics; stiffness control; wiresaw manufactururing process; manufacturing automation; Taguchi methods.
- Kincaid, John
Professor Emeritus. Ph.D., 1974, Rockefeller University: Statistical mechanics and thermodynamics.
- Kukta, Robert
Associate Professor. Ph.D., 1998, Brown University: Solid mechanics, thin films, crystal growth, micro-mechanics of defects in crystals.
- Ladeinde, Foluso
Associate Professor. Ph.D., 1988, Cornell University: Turbulence; high speed flows; theoretical and computational fluid dynamics; materials processing.
- Lawler, Benjamin
Assistant Professor, Ph.D., 2013, University of Michigan: Efficiency and emissions of internal combustion engines, drive-cycle modeling and simulation of various vehicle architectures to evaluate the fuel economy benefits of each next-generation technology.
- Longtin, Jon
Professor. Ph.D., P.E., 1995, University of California at Berkeley: Short-pulse laser-material interactions; precision laser measurement techniques, microscale heat transfer.
- Machtay, Noah
Research Assistant Professor, Ph.D., 2009, Stony Brook University
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2012, University of Michigan: Power generation and propulsion systems with emphasis on internal combustion engines.
- Nakamura, Toshio
Professor. Ph.D., 1986, Brown University: Solid mechanics; computational fracture mechanics.
- O'Brien, Edward E
Emeritus Professor. Ph.D., 1960, The Johns Hopkins University: Fluid mechanics; theoretical studies of turbulence transport, and chemical reactions.
- Purwar, Anurag
Research Associate Professor. Ph.D., 2005, Stony Brook University: CAD/CAM, Computational Kinematics, Design Automation, Robotics
- Rastegar, Jahangir
Associate Professor. Ph.D., 1976, Stanford University: Kinematics, dynamics and control of high performance machinery, optimal design of mechanical systems.
- Sesay, Juldeh
Visiting Assistant Professor, Ph.D., 2005, State University of New York at Stony Brook: Turbulent flows;combustion;computational fluid dynamics and biothermal fluid sciences.
- Sharma, Satya
Visiting Professor. Ph.D., 1975, University of Pennsylvania: Manufacturing and Production
- Tasi, James
Professor Emeritus. Ph.D., 1962, Columbia University: Solid mechanics; shock waves in crystal lattices and granular media; dislocation motion in crystals.
- Wang, Lifeng
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2006, Tsinghua University: materials modeling, computational mechanics, micro- and nano-mechanics, materials testing and characterization, rapid prototyping and 3D printing, and composites.
- Wang, Lin-Shu
Associate Professor. Ph.D., 1966, University of California, Berkeley: Energy conversion; thermodynamics; high-efficiency combustion engines.
- Wang, Ya
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2012, Virigina Polytechnic Institute and State University: adaptive and multifunctional structures with integrated wireless sensing, energy harvesting and dynamic control using smart materials.
- Worek, William
Visiting Professor. Ph.D. 1980, Illinois Institute of Technology: Heat and mass transfer, fluid flow, thermodynamics as applied energy efficient, renewable and sustainable energy systems.
Civil Engineering Faculty
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2013, Virginia Tech: Civil Engineering
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2011, University of Delaware: Coastal Engineering
- Giles, Ryan
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2013, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign: Civil Engineering.
- Moon, Juhyuk
Assistant Professor. Ph.D., 2013, University of California Berkeley: Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor. Ph.D., 1996, University of California, Irvine: Environmental Engineering
Assistant Professor. Ph.D. 2010, Rutgers University: Civil & Environmental Engineering
- Yu, Jie
Associate Professor. Ph.D. 2000, Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Cess, Robert D.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus Marine Sciences Research Center. Ph.D., 1959, University of Pittsburgh: Atmospheric sciences; climate modeling; greenhouse effect; nuclear winter theory.
- Sampath, Sanjay
Joint Appointment with Mechanical Engineering. Distinguished Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering. Ph.D., 1989, State University of New York at Stony Brook: thermal spray processing of materials, synthesis and application of multilayered surfaces and development of direct write technology for thick film sensors and electronics.
- Shmuel, Einav
Affiliated Professor. Ph.D. State University of New York at Stony Brook 1972: biomedical engineering, two dimensional flow systems
- Stell, George
Distinguished Professor Emeritus Department of Chemistry. Ph.D., 1961, New York University: Molecular theory of the fluid state; ionic fluid structural properties; transport in multiphase systems
- Wong, Teng-Fong
Affiliated Professor. (also, Chair, GeoSciences Dept, Stony Brook University) Ph.D., 1980, MIT: Rock Mechanics
Lecturer, M.S. Stony Brook University
- Ming, Lu
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Ph.D., 2006, State University of New York at Stony Brook: Micro/Nanofabrication, MEMS devices, X-ray optics
- Meehan, James
Lecturer, B.E. Stony Brook University
- Testa, Ken
Lecturer, M.S. Stony Brook University