Faculty

Shankar Chellam, Ph.D.
Shankar Chellam, Ph.D.

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Twenty-two years of experience in academia, chemical industry, and environmental consulting related to water quality and treatment. Published nearly 50 peer-reviewed papers and performed nearly $2 million worth of extramural funded research. Expertise includes membrane filtration, nanobiotechnology, mathematical modeling, and trace metals measurement in aerosols.

Yuhua Chen, Ph.D.
Yuhua Chen, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering

Craig Glennie, Ph.D., P.Eng.
Craig Glennie, Ph.D., P.Eng.

Assistant Professor of Geosensing Systems Engineering National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM)

Ramanan Krishnamoorti, Ph.D.
Ramanan Krishnamoorti, Ph.D.

Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Over 15 years of research in polymer based materials. Research includes quantum dots and development nanoclay composite, Associate Dean for research for the past 3 years. Expertise: Polymer composites, nanomaterials, characterization and modeling.

Gino Lim, Ph.D.
Gino Lim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering

Y.L. Mo, Ph.D.
Y.L. Mo, Ph.D.

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director of Hsu Structural Engineering Laboratory

Ramesh L. Shrestha, Ph.D.
Ramesh L. Shrestha, Ph.D.

Professor of Geosensing Systems Engineering
Director, National Center for Airborne Laser Mapping (NCALM)

Joseph Tedesco, Ph.D., P.E.
Joseph Tedesco, Ph.D., P.E.

Elizabeth D. Rockwell Endowed Chair and Dean
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Cumaraswamy Vipulanandan, Ph.D., P.E.
Cumaraswamy Vipulanandan, Ph.D., P.E.

Professor and Chairman of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director of Center for Innovative Grouting Materials and Technology
Director of Texas Hurricane Center for Innovative Technology

Over 25 years of research in the areas of design and rehabilitation of civil infrastructures. Developing and characterizing smart materials for various anchor systems and coastal protection.  Published over 150 refereed papers and performed research with over $6 million in funding.  Expertise: Infrastructure Rehabilitation, Repair Materials, Life Cycle Cost Model, Nondestructive Testing, Development of Anchor Systems, Coastal Protection, Finite Element Analyses, Smart Materials, Nanotechnology.

K.H. Wang, Ph.D.
K.H. Wang, Ph.D.

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director of Civil Engineering Graduate Program