Recent research interests are focused on Interactive Immersive Visualization Methodologies for the life sciences, primarily on Immersive Complex Multi-variant Data Analysis and on Biomedical Imaging with a focus on Virtual Surgery Simulations.Dr. L. D. Timmie Topoleski, Professor Phone: (410) 455-3302 Office: ENGR 225K Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Fundamental mechanisms of material behavior, creation and manufacture of new biomaterials, material surface modifications to prevent wear and corrosion, micro- and nano-structural modifications to increase fatigue and fracture resistance, structural and functional changes in human arteries resulting from aging. Dr. Paris Von Lockette, Professor Phone: Office: ENGR 225H Email: email@example.com Research interests: Soft robotics for biomedical, sensing/actuation, cilia locomotion, building environmental control, and other applications; nonlinear material/device design, modeling and optimization; design and applications of smart material technologies, especially electromagnetically-active composites and structures; rubbery materials; applied nonlinear mechanics and multiphysics modeling. Dr. Joseph Washington, Lecturer, UMBC at the Universities at Shady Grove Phone: (410) 455-3300 Office: ENGR 225D Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Fundamental mechanisms of material behavior of biomaterials, structural and functional changes in human arteries due to aging or disease, fatigue modelling of elastin; injury consistency biomechanics and vehicle accident reconstruction. Dr. TseHuai Wu, Professor of the Practice Phone: (410) 455-3309 Office: ENGR 218 Email: email@example.com Research interests: Robotics, embedded systems, control system design, application of nonlinear control theory including guidance, navigation and estimation. Dr. Meilin Yu, Associate Professor Phone: (410) 455-3398 Office: ENGR 219 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Computational fluid dynamics, renewable energy harvesting, flapping wing aerodynamics, fluid-structure interaction, turbulent flow simulation, numerical optimization, transonic/supersonic flow, shock/flow discontinuity capturing techniques, non-hydrostatic atmospheric flow, biological flow, high-order methods, high performance computing, particle image velocimetry (PIV). Dr. Liang Zhu, Professor Phone: (410) 455-3332 Office: ENGR 220 Email: email@example.com Research interests: Magnetic nanoparticle hyperthermia, photothermal therapy using gold nanoshells/nanorods in cancer therapy, targeted brain cooling using an interstitial cooling device, using laser or heating catheters in bacterial disinfection in endodontics. Dr. Weidong Zhu,Professor Phone: (410) 455-3394 Office: ENGR 225B Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Dynamics, vibration, control, applied mechanics, structural health monitoring, and wind energy.
Phone: (410) 455-3300 Office: ENGR 210 Email: email@example.com Research interests: Smart materials (magnetostrictive materials, MR fluids) and its application development, vibration isolation control, modal analysis for metallic damping evaluation.
Dr. Shlomo Carmi, Professor Emeritus and Dean EmeritusPhone: (410) 455-3313 Office: ENGR 209 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Hydrodynamic stability and transition to turbulence, non-Newtonian fluid flow, heat and mass transfer, numerical methods and computer simulations, engineering education. Dr. Panos Charalambides, Professor Emeritus Phone: (410) 455-3346 Office: ENGR 209 Email: email@example.com Research interests: Mechanics of materials and micromechanics modeling, nonlinear material behavior, finite elements and computational mechanics in material research, theoretical and numerical considerations of the failure process in brittle and ductile materials, and fracture mechanics. Fiber composites, thin film decohesion and mechanics of interfaces. Laminated composites and delamination cracking. Biomechanics, Manufacturing processes and Fixturing. Dr. Warren R. DeVries, Professor Emeritus and Dean Emeritus Phone: (410) 455-6767
Office: ENGR 209
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Time series and system identification in manufacturing, modeling of material removal processes, design and analysis tools for flexible manufacturing. Dr. Akhtar S. Khan, Professor Emeritus Phone: (410) 455-3301 Office: ENGR 209 Email: email@example.com Research interests: Emerging materials (nanocrystalline metals and polymers), new metal alloys, constitutive modeling of finite plastic behavior at high strain rates and quasi‑static loading, and damage and failure modeling of composite materials and ceramics Dr. Uri Tasch, Professor Emeritus Phone: (410) 455-3305 Office: ENGR 209 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Relationships between locomotion abnormalities and neurological diseases and injuries; diagnostic technology to detect the presence and assesses the severity of (a)lameness in dairy cows, (b) muscular injury in animals and humans, and (c) neurological diseases [e.g. Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease), environmental (Parkinson’s) disease]. Dr. Christian VonKerczek, Associate Professor Emeritus Phone: (410) 266-5421 Office: ENGR 209 Email: email@example.com Dr. Marc Zupan, Associate Professor Emeritus Phone: (410) 455-6822 Office: ENGR 209 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Research interests: Microscale specimen testing, engineered micro-architecture multifunctional material topologies, disparate phase materials, cellular solids, cork cellular solids, friction stir welding, carbon nanotube infused multi-length scale composites, ductile fracture and stress triaxiality effects on response.