Faculty and Staff

hsing wei chuHsing-Wei Chu, Ph.D., P.E.
Department Chair
Piper and University Professor

Research: Operations Research, Statistical Decision Analysis, Network Flow
kendrick aungKendrick Aung, Ph.D.
Professor

Research: Renewable Energy an Energy Systems, Hydrogen Flames and Combustion, Alternative Fuels
hsing wei chuPaul Corder, Ph.D., P.E.
Professor

Research: Parametric 3-D Solids Modeling, Response of Structures in Simulate Nuclear Explosion, Engineering Education

xuejun fanXuejun Fan, Ph.D.
Professor

Research: Multi-Physics/Multi-Scale Modeling and Characterization, Electronic Packaging Design, Integration and Reliability

jenny zhouJenny Zhou, Ph.D.
Professor

Research: Plant Biomechanics, Multi-Scale/Multi-Physics Modeling, Engineering Education Research
xianchang liXianchang Li, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research: Gas Turbine Blade Cooling, Combustion and Emissions, Combustion Efficiency and Emissions Flares
ali beheshtiAli Beheshti, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research: Multi-Scale Contact Mechanics, Failure/Contact Analysis, Surface Reliability, Tribology
keivan davamiKeivan Davami, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research: Micro- and Nanomanufacturing, Micro- and Nanomechanics, Metamaterials
ramesh guduruRamesh Guduru, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research: Corrosion of Metals, Preventative Coatings and Solutions, Failure Analysis of Materials, CO2 Capture
ping hePing He, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research: Coupled Thermodynamic and Transport Process, Gene Delivery via 3-D Bioprinting, Drug Delivery In Situ
chun wei yaoChun-Wei Yao, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research: Hydrophobic Coating, Anti-Corrosion and Anti-Fouling Coating, Vibrations, Two-Phase Cooling Technology
akm mazumderAKM Monayem Mazumder, Ph.D.
Visiting Assistant Professor

Research: Moving Structures in Fluids, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Staff

 

melinda venable

Melinda Kay Venable
Administrative Associate Sr.
Office: Room 2000 Cherry Engineering Building
Phone: (409) 880-8769
melinda.venable@lamar.edu

melinda venable

David Marshall Day
Mechanical Engineering Laboratory Technician 
Office: Room 1402 Cherry Engineering Building
Phone: (409) 880-1859
david.day@lamar.edu