Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Robert Glenn Rapp Engineering Research
FAX: (213) 740-7774
Mechanical Engineering Headquarters:
Olin Hall of Engineering
FAX: (213) 740-8071
Chair: Geoffrey R. Spedding, Ph.D.*
FacultyPhilip and Cayley MacDonald Early Career Chair: Andrea Hodge, Ph.D.
Northrop Chair in Engineering: Hai Wang, Ph.D.
Arthur B. Freeman Professor of Engineering: E. Phillip Muntz, Ph.D.** (Radiology)
William E. Leonhard Professor of Engineering: Terence G. Langdon, Ph.D., D.Sc.** (Materials Science and Geological Sciences)
Smith International Professor of Mechanical Engineering: Tony Maxworthy, Ph.D.**
Professors: Charles Campbell, Ph.D.; Julian Domaradzki, Ph.D.**; Marijan Dravinski, Ph.D.; Fokion Egolfopoulos, Ph.D.*; Henryk Flashner, Ph.D.; Roger Ghanem, Ph.D. (Civil and Environmental Engineering); Yan Jin, Ph.D.; Michael E. Kassner, Ph.D. (Materials Science); Terence G. Langdon, Ph.D., D.Sc.** (Materials Science and Geological Sciences); Tony Maxworthy, Ph.D.**; E. Phillip Muntz, Ph.D.** (Radiology); Paul K. Newton, Ph.D.; Larry G. Redekopp, Ph.D.*; Paul Ronney, Ph.D.; Satwindar S. Sadhal, Ph.D.; Geoffrey Spedding, Ph.D.*; Firdaus E. Udwadia, Ph.D. (Civil and Environmental Engineering, Information and Operations Management, Systems Architecting Engineering and Mathematics); Hai Wang, Ph.D.; Bingen Yang, Ph.D.
Associate Professors: Eva Kanso, Ph.D.; Denis Phares, Ph.D.; Geoffrey R. Shiflett, Ph.D.*
Assistant Professors: Veronica Eliasson, Ph.D.; Andrea Hodge, Ph.D.; Tait Pottebaum, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Engineering Practice: M. Oussama Safadi, Ph.D.*
Research Associate Professor: Adam Fincham, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professors: Megumi Kawasaki, Ph.D.; Maria Teresa Perez Prado, Ph.D.
Research Associate: Anita Penkova, Ph.D.
Joint Appointments: Daniel Erwin, Ph.D.* (Astronautics); Mike Gruntman, Ph.D. (Astronautics); Joseph Kunc, Ph.D. (Astronautics, Physics); Stephen C-Y Lu, Ph.D. (Industrial and Systems Engineering); Sami F. Masri, Ph.D. (Civil and Environmental Engineering); Steven Nutt, Ph.D. (Materials Science); Costas Synolakis, Ph.D. (Civil and Environmental Engineering)
Emeritus Professors: Ron Blackwelder, Ph.D.*; Fred Browand, Ph.D.; Melvin Gerstein, Ph.D.; Clarke Howatt, M.S.; S. Lampert, Ph.D.; Robert Mannes, M.S., P.E.*; Donald E. Shemansky, Ph.D.
Mechanical Engineering Honor Society: Pi Tau Sigma
Aerospace Engineering Honor Society: Sigma Gamma Tau