College of Engineering Faculty Fellows

Dr. James Amburgey
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests:

  • Drinking water
  • Environmental monitoring
  • pathogen and bioterrorism detection methods

Dr. James Bowen
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests:

  • Water quality and eutrophication modeling - Laboratory determination of soil properties
  • Effects of microscale fluid motions around phytoplankton cells
  • Predicting harmful algal blooms

Nan Byars
Department of Engineering Technology

Interests:

  • Technological Literacy
  • Engineering education
  • Energy Conservation for Building Envelope Systems (roofing, walls, windows, foundation)

Dr. Don Chen
Department of Engineering Technology

Interests:

  • Pavement performance
  • Sustainable design simulation and energy analysis
  • Building Information Modeling

Dr. Shen-en Chen
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests:

  • Soil Dynamics
  • Dynamic Soil-structure Interaction
  • Full-scale modal testing of civil engineering structures
  • Damage detection
  • Nondestructive testing of structures
  • 3-D visualization application to civil engineering

Dr. James Conrad
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Interests:

  • Computer Engineering
  • Embedded Systems
  • Robotics
  • Computer Architecture

Dr. Robert Cox
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Interests:

  • Power Systems

Dr. Gloria Elliot
Department of Mechanical Engineering & Engineering Science

Interests:

  • Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Solidification Phenomena

Dr. Ivan Howitt
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Interests:

  • Wireless networks
  • ad-hoc networks
  • Wireless technology applied to industrial environments

Dr. Bob Johnson
Department of Mechanical Engineering

Interests:

  • Deformation Processing
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Applied Mathematics