Center for Traffic Operations and Control
Ahmed Abdel-Rahim, Ph.D., P.E.
Director of NIATT & Professor
Kevin Chang, Ph.D., P.E.
Engineering Physics 110B
Courses: Introduction to Civil Engineering, Fundamentals of Transportation Engineering, Traffic Systems Design, Civil Engineering Professional Seminar, Public Transportation
Areas of Expertise: Transportation Engineering View Full Profile
Student Health Center 008B
Courses: Advanced Research Methods, Cognitive Psychology, Engineering Psychology, Sensation and Perception
Areas of Expertise: visual psychophysics, mathematical modeling of visual processes, visual displays and virtual environments View Full Profile
Michael (Mike) Lowry, Ph.D., P.E.
Engineering Physics 115H
Courses: Civil Engineering Analysis & Design, Sustainable Transportation and Community Design, Transportation Planning, Transportation Safety Analysis
Areas of Expertise: Transportation Engineering and Transportation Planning View Full Profile
Axel Krings, Ph.D.
Courses: Computer Operating Systems, Data Communication Systems, Survivable Systems and Networks, Fault-Tolerant Systems
Areas of Expertise: Fault-tolerant systems, resilient and survivable systems, computer and network security View Full Profile
Center for Clean Vehicle Technology
Steven Beyerlein, Ph.D.
Engineering Physics 324I
Courses: Computer Aided Engineering, Mechanical System Design I & II, Advanced CAD, Lean Manufacturing, Combustion Engine Systems
Areas of Expertise: Teaching Design, Assessment of Project Learning, Engine Modeling, Engine Testing
Dan Cordon, Ph.D.
Clinical Faculty Assistant Professor
Courses: Dynamics, Introduction to Mechanical Design, Thermodynamics, Capstone Design
Areas of Expertise: Internal combustion engines, specifically looking at performance and emissions characteristics of various alternative fuels and non-traditional means of ignition View Full Profile
B. Brian He, Ph.D., P.E.
James Martin Lab 81A
Courses: Agricultural Processing Systems, Engineering Analysis and Design, Bioprocess Engineering, Biofuels, Thermochemical Technologies for Biomass Conversion
Areas of Expertise: Utilization of bio-based resources for value-added products and renewable energy through biological / biochemical / thermochemical processing. View Full Profile
Courses: Forest Product Issues and Technology, Biocomposites, Lignocellulosic Biomass Chemistry, Biomaterial Product and Process Development
Areas of Expertise: Carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry, Wood materials chemistry and wood science, Biopolymer and Biomaterials science, Natural products chemistry View Full Profile
Edwin Odom, Ph.D., P.E.
Courses: Computer Aided Design Methods, Machine Component Design I/II, Intermediate Mechanics of Materials, Advanced Computer Aided Design
Areas of Expertise: Applied Mechanics and Manufacturing; Experimental Stress Analysis; TQM
Tao Xing, Ph.D., P.E.
Engineering Physics 324F
Courses: Engineering Fluid Mechanics, Turbomachinery, Fluid Dynamics, Mechanical Systems Design I/II, Thermal Energy System Design, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Mechanical Engineering Analysis
Areas of Expertise: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Onshore and Offshore Wind Turbines, Vehicle Aerodynamics, Verification & Validation, Pulmonary Ventilation, Desalination Technology, Ship Hydrodynamics View Full Profile
Center for Transportation Infrastructure
Richard J. Nielsen, Ph.D., P.E.
Courses: Theory of Structures, Steel Design, Advanced Design of Steel Structures, Structural Reliability of Engineered Systems, Dynamics of Structures, Finite Element Analysis, Matrix Structural Analysis, Engineering Statics
Areas of Expertise: Structural Engineering View Full Profile
Sunil Sharma, Ph.D., P.E.
Courses: Fundamentals of Geotechnical Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering Design, Engineering Properties of Soils, Advanced Foundation Engineering, Seepage and Slope Stability, Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Engineering Statics
Areas of Expertise: Geotechnical Engineering View Full Profile