School of Engineering and Computer Science

Engineering Center, Room 301
115 Library Drive
Rochester , MI 48309-4479
(location map)
Dean's Office: (248) 370-2217
Academic Advising: (248) 370-2201
secsadvising@oakland.edu

School of Engineering and Computer Science

Engineering Center, Room 301
115 Library Drive
Rochester , MI 48309-4479
(location map)
Dean's Office: (248) 370-2217
Academic Advising: (248) 370-2201
secsadvising@oakland.edu

Two people standing in front of a large screen with a blue graph and data.

Research

Research is a core component of our commitment to providing students with the best educational opportunities. Foundational discovery and studies bringing laboratory breakthroughs and technological advancements are essential activities at the School of Engineering and Computer Science that are integrated into the curriculum and shared widely around the world. Our applied research spans across a wide range of areas, including those related to Bioengineering, Cybersecurity and Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Augmented Reality, Connectivity and Autonomous Systems, Advanced Manufacturing, and Power and Energy. Under each department are research areas specific to this particular department.

Contact
Daniel Aloi, Ph.D.
SECS Director of Research
(248)370-2185
aloi@oakland.edu

Bioengineering

Department of Bioengineering Directory

Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics

Fabia Battistuzzi, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, battistu@oakland.edu

Randal Westrick, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, rjwestrick@oakland.edu

Biomedical Image Analysis and Processing

Brian K. Dean, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, bkdean@oakland.edu

Jia Li, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, li4@oakland.edu

Mohammad-Reza Siadat, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Computer Science and Engineering, siadat@oakland.edu

Biomimicry and Biosensors

Brian K. Dean, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, bkdean@oakland.edu

Cancer Biology

Gerard Madlambayan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, madlamba@oakland.edu

Functional and Comparative Genomics

Fabia Battistuzzi, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, battistu@oakland.edu

Shailesh Lal, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Bioengineering, lal@oakland.edu

Randal Westrick, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, rjwestrick@oakland.edu

Microbial Biotechnology

Sara Blumer-Schuette, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, blumerschuette@oakland.edu

MEMS

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Nanoparticles

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Gerard Madlambayan, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, madlamba@oakland.edu

Thrombosis

Randal Westrick, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, rjwestrick@oakland.edu

Stem Cell Biology

Luis Villa-Diaz, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Bioengineering and Biological Sciences, luisvilladiaz@oakland.edu

Computer Science and Engineering

Department of Computer Science and Engineering Directory

Artificial Intelligence and VR

Anyi Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, anyiliu@oakland.edu

Lunjin Lu, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Computer Science and Engineering, l2lu@oakland.edu

Tianle Ma, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, tianlema@oakland.edu

Khalid Mahmood Malik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mahmood@oakland.edu, Dr. Malik's website

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Mohammad-Reza Siadat, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Computer Science and Engineering, siadat@oakland.edu

Guangzhi Qu, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, gqu@oakland.edu

Steven Wilson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, stevenwilson@oakland.edu

Lanyu Xu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, lxu@oakland.edu

Douglas Zytko, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, zytko@oakland.edu

Big Data

Katherine Bowers, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Computer Science and Engineering, katebowers@oakland.edu

Hua Ming, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, ming@oakland.edu, Dr. Ming's website

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Bioinformatics and Medical Informatics

Tianle Ma, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, tianlema@oakland.edu

Khalid Mahmood Malik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mahmood@oakland.edu, Dr. Malik's website

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Mohammad-Reza Siadat, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Computer Science and Engineering, siadat@oakland.edu

Gautam B. Singh, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, singh@oakland.edu

Lanyu Xu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, lxu@oakland.edu

Cloud Computing

Jingshu Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, jingshuchen@oakland.edu

Anyi Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, anyiliu@oakland.edu

Md Atiqul Mollah, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mollah@oakland.edu

Lanyu Xu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, lxu@oakland.edu

Computational Social Science

Md Atiqul Mollah, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mollah@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Steven Wilson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, stevenwilson@oakland.edu

Douglas Zytko, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, zytko@oakland.edu

Computer Architecture and Networks

Md Atiqul Mollah, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mollah@oakland.edu

Anyi Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, anyiliu@oakland.edu

Computer Vision and Deep Learning

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Cybersecurity

Katherine Bowers, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Computer Science and Engineering, katebowers@oakland.edu

Jingshu Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, jingshuchen@oakland.edu

Huirong Fu, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, fu@oakland.edu

Anyi Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, anyiliu@oakland.edu

Khalid Mahmood Malik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mahmood@oakland.edu, Dr. Malik's website

Hua Ming, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, ming@oakland.edu

Julian Rrushi, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, rrushi@oakland.edu

Amartya Sen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, sen@oakland.edu

Gautam B. Singh, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, singh@oakland.edu

Edge Computing

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Lanyu Xu, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, lxu@oakland.edu

Human Computer Interaction

Hua Ming, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, ming@oakland.edu

Douglas Zytko, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, zytko@oakland.edu

Logic Programming

Jingshu Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, jingshuchen@oakland.edu

Lunjin Lu, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Computer Science and Engineering, l2lu@oakland.edu

Hua Ming, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, ming@oakland.edu

Machine Learning

Tianle Ma, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, tianlema@oakland.edu

Khalid Mahmood Malik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mahmood@oakland.edu, Dr. Malik's website

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Guangzhi Qu, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, gqu@oakland.edu

Mohammad-Reza Siadat, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Computer Science and Engineering, siadat@oakland.edu

Sunny Raj, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, raj@oakland.edu

Multimedia Information Processing

Khalid Mahmood Malik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mahmood@oakland.edu, Dr. Malik's website

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Natural Language Processing

Khalid Mahmood Malik, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mahmood@oakland.edu, Dr. Malik's website

Nilesh Patel, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, npatel@oakland.edu

Ishwar K. Sethi, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, isethi@oakland.edu

Steven Wilson, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, stevenwilson@oakland.edu

Programming Languages and Software Engineering

Mehdi Bagherzadeh, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mbagherzadeh@oakland.edu

Jingshu Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, jingshuchen@oakland.edu

Dae-Kyoo Kim, Ph.D., Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, kim2@oakland.edu, Dr. Kim's website

Lunjin Lu, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Computer Science and Engineering, l2lu@oakland.edu

Hua Ming, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, ming@oakland.edu

Software Testing

Mehdi Bagherzadeh, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, mbagherzadeh@oakland.edu

Jingshu Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, jingshuchen@oakland.edu

Anyi Liu, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, anyiliu@oakland.edu

Douglas Zytko, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, zytko@oakland.edu

Electrical and Computer Engineering

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering Directory

ASICs and Programmable Logic (FPGAs)

Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, zohdyhsa@oakland.edu

Subramaniam Ganesan, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, ganesan@oakland.edu, Dr. Ganesan's website

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Daniel Llamocca, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, llamocca@oakland.edu, Dr. Llamocca's website

Artificial/Embedded Intelligence

Shadi G. Alawneh, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, shadialawneh@oakland.edu, Dr. Alawneh's website

Jun Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, junchen@oakland.edu

Subramaniam Ganesan, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, ganesan@oakland.edu, Dr. Ganesan's website

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Jia Li, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, li4@oakland.edu

Daniel Llamocca, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, llamocca@oakland.edu, Dr. Llamocca's website

Wing-Yue Geoffrey Louie, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, louie@oakland.edu, Dr. Louie's website

Bio-inspired and Biomedical Devices

Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, zohdyhsa@oakland.edu

Brian K. Dean, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, bkdean@oakland.edu

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Jia Li, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, li4@oakland.edu

Wing-Yue Geoffrey Louie, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, louie@oakland.edu, Dr. Louie's website

Osamah A. Rawashdeh, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, rawashd2@oakland.edu, Dr. Rawashdeh's website

Controls and Systems Engineering

Jun Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, junchen@oakland.edu

Ka C. Cheok, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, cheok@oakland.edu

Manohar Das, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, das@oakland.edu

Edward Y. Gu, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, guy@oakland.ed

Mohamed A. Zohdy, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, zohdyma@oakland.edu

Electromagnetics and Antennas

Daniel N. Aloi, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, aloi@oakland.edu, Dr. Aloi's website

Amanpreet Kaur, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, kaur4@oakland.edu

Steven Louis, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, slouis@oakland.edu 

Embedded Systems

Shadi G. Alawneh, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, shadialawneh@oakland.edu, Dr. Alawneh's website

Subramaniam Ganesan, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, ganesan@oakland.edu, Dr. Ganesan's website

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Daniel Llamocca, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, llamocca@oakland.edu, Dr. Llamocca's website

Osamah A. Rawashdeh, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, rawashd2@oakland.edu, Dr. Rawashdeh's website

High-Performance Computing

Shadi G. Alawneh, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, shadialawneh@oakland.edu, Dr. Alawneh's website

Seyed Ali Arefifar, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, arefifar@oakland.edu

Subramaniam Ganesan, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, ganesan@oakland.edu, Dr. Ganesan's website

Darrin M. Hanna, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, dmhanna@oakland.edu

Daniel Llamocca, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, llamocca@oakland.edu, Dr. Llamocca's website 

Hybrid and Electric Vehicles

Jun Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, junchen@oakland.edu

Ka C. Cheok, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, cheok@oakland.edu

Electronic Devices and Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMs)

Hoda S. Abdel-Aty-Zohdy, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, zohdyhsa@oakland.edu

Steven Louis, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, slouis@oakland.edu

Hongwei Qu, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, qu2@oakland.edu

Instrumentation and Measurement

Daniel N. Aloi, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, aloi@oakland.edu

Seyed Ali Arefifar, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, arefifar@oakland.edu

Manohar Das, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, das@oakland.edu

Brian K. Dean, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, bkdean@oakland.edu

Jia Li, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, li4@oakland.edu

Steven Louis, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, slouis@oakland.edu

Hongwei Qu, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, qu2@oakland.edu

Mohamed A. Zohdy, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, zohdyma@oakland.edu

Power Systems Engineering and Power Electronics

Seyed Ali Arefifar, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, arefifar@oakland.edu

Jun Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, junchen@oakland.edu

Manohar Das, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, das@oakland.edu

Amanpreet Kaur, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, kaur4@oakland.edu

Robotics

Jun Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, junchen@oakland.edu

Ka C. Cheok, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, cheok@oakland.edu

Edward Y. Gu, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, guy@oakland.ed

Wing-Yue Geoffrey Louie, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, louie@oakland.edu, Dr. Louie's website

Khalid Mirza, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, mirza@oakland.edu 

Signal and Image Processing

Manohar Das, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, das@oakland.edu

Brian K. Dean, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, bkdean@oakland.edu

Edward Y. Gu, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, guy@oakland.edu

Jia Li, Ph.D., Professor, Bioengineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering, li4@oakland.edu

Steven Louis, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, slouis@oakland.edu

Spintronics

Steven Louis, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, slouis@oakland.edu

Hongwei Qu, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, qu2@oakland.edu

Unmanned and Autonomous Vehicles

Shadi G. Alawneh, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, shadialawneh@oakland.edu, Dr. Alawneh's website

Daniel N. Aloi, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, aloi@oakland.edu

Jun Chen, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, junchen@oakland.edu

Ka C. Cheok, Ph.D., Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, cheok@oakland.edu

Wing-Yue Geoffrey Louie, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, louie@oakland.edu, Dr. Louie's website

Khalid Mirza, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, mirza@oakland.edu

Osamah A. Rawashdeh, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering, rawashd2@oakland.edu, Dr. Rawashdeh's website

Industrial and Systems Engineering

Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering Directory

Data Analytics

Nasim Nezamoddini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, nezamoddini@oakland.edu

Vijitashwa Pandey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, pandey2@oakland.edu, Dr. Pandy's website

Decision Analysis

Vijitashwa Pandey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, pandey2@oakland.edu, Dr. Pandey's website

Digital Twins

Hyungil Kim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, hyungilkim@oakland.edu

Ali Ahmad Malik, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Robert P. Van Til, Ph.D., Pawley Professor of Lean Studies and Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering, vantil@oakland.edu

Discrete Event Simulation

Ali Ahmad Malik, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Robert P. Van Til, Ph.D., Pawley Professor of Lean Studies and Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering, vantil@oakland.edu 

Ergonomics

Hyungil Kim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, hyungilkim@oakland.edu

Functional and Occupational Safety

Richard Olawoyin, Ph.D., CSP, CEP, Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, olawoyin@oakland.edu

Human Factors

Hyungil Kim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, hyungilkim@oakland.edu

Human-Robot Simulations

Ali Ahmad Malik, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Lean

William Edwards, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, wedwards@oakland.edu

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Robert P. Van Til, Ph.D., Pawley Professor of Lean Studies and Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering, vantil@oakland.edu   

Mathematical Modeling

Nasim Nezamoddini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, nezamoddini@oakland.edu

Vijitashwa Pandey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, pandey2@oakland.edu, Dr. Pandey's website

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu 

Optimization

Nasim Nezamoddini, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, nezamoddini@oakland.edu

Vijitashwa Pandey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, pandey2@oakland.edu, Dr. Pandey's website

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Production Systems

Ali Ahmad Malik, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Robert P. Van Til, Ph.D., Pawley Professor of Lean Studies and Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering, vantil@oakland.edu

Quality

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Risk Analysis

Richard Olawoyin, Ph.D., CSP, CEP, Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, olawoyin@oakland.edu

Systems Engineering

Vijitashwa Pandey, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, pandey2@oakland.edu, Dr. Pandey's website

Sankar Sengupta, Ph.D., Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, sengupta@oakland.edu

Virtual and Augmented Reality

Hyungil Kim, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, hyungilkim@oakland.edu

Mechanical Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering Directory

Automotive Powertrains

Internal Combustion Engines and Fuels

Dan DelVescovo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, delvescovo@oakland.edu

Brian P. Sangeorzan, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Mechanical Engineering, bsangeor@oakland.edu


Powertrain Controls and Diagnostics

Yongsoon Yoon, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yongsoonyoon@oakland.edu


Batteries and Fuel Cells

Stephen Bazinski, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Mechanical Engineering, sbazinsk@oakland.edu

Xia Wang, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, wang@oakland.edu

Ankun Yang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, ankunyang@oakland.edu, Dr. Yang's website

Yongsoon Yoon, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yongsoonyoon@oakland.edu


Tribology (Friction, Lubrication and Wear)

Gary Barber, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, barber@oakland.edu

Clean Energy

Bio-Renewable Fuels and Carbon Capture

Sarah Beetham, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, sbeetham@oakland.edu, Dr. Beetham's website


Energy Audits

Christopher J. Kobus, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, cjkobus@oakland.edu


Membrane Technologies for Clean Power and Water Treatment

Jonathan Maisonneuve, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, maisonneuve@oakland.edu, Dr. Maisonneuve's website

Dynamics and Vibrations

Turgay Bengisu, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Mechanical Engineering, bengisu@oakland.edu

Yin-ping (Daniel) Chang, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, ychang@oakland.edu

Christopher Cooley, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, cooley@oakland.edu

Randy J. Gu, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, gu@oakland.edu

Michael A. Latcha, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, latcha@oakland.edu, Dr. Latcha's website

Ryan Monroe, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, ryanmonroe@oakland.edu

Zissimos P. Mourelatos, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, mourelat@oakland.edu

Yongsoon Yoon, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yongsoonyoon@oakland.edu

Materials & Advanced Manufacturing

Metal Forming

Sergey F. Golovashchenko, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, golovash@oakland.edu


Advanced Material Joining Processes- Modeling, Analysis and Testing

Sayed A. Nassar, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering,  nassar@oakland.edu

LianXiang Yang, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yang2@oakland.edu, Dr. Yang's website


Materials

Gary Barber, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, barber@oakland.edu

Ankun Yang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, ankunyang@oakland.edu, Dr. Ankun Yang's website


Tribology (Friction, Lubrication & Wear)

Gary Barber, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, barber@oakland.edu

Numerical Modeling and Simulation

Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Sarah Beetham, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, sbeetham@oakland.edu, Dr. Beetham's website

Zissimos P. Mourelatos, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, mourelat@oakland.edu


Batteries and Fuel Cells

Ankun Yang, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, ankunyang@oakland.edu, Dr. Ankun Yang's website

Yongsoon Yoon, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yongsoonyoon@oakland.edu

Stephen Bazinski, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Mechanical Engineering, sbazinsk@oakland.edu

Xia Wang, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, wang@oakland.edu


Design for Uncertainty and Risk Analysis

Zissimos P. Mourelatos, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, mourelat@oakland.edu


Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Thermal Modeling

Sarah Beetham, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, sbeetham@oakland.edu, Dr. Beetham's website

Laila Guessous, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Guessous@oakland.edu, Dr. Guessous's website

Christopher J. Kobus, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, cjkobus@oakland.edu

Jonathan Maisonneuve, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, maisonneuve@oakland.edu, Dr. Maisonneuve's website

Brian P. Sangeorzan, Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Mechanical Engineering, bsangeor@oakland.edu

Xia Wang, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, wang@oakland.edu


Controls and Diagnostics

Yongsoon Yoon, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yongsoonyoon@oakland.edu


Solid Mechanics and Structural Analysis

Randy J. Gu, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, gu@oakland.edu

Zissimos P. Mourelatos, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, mourelat@oakland.edu

Optical Inspection & Non-destructive Testing

LianXiang Yang, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yang2@oakland.edu, Dr. Yang's website

Solid Mechanics, Design and Testing

Sergey F. Golovashchenko, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, golovash@oakland.edu

Randy J. Gu, Ph.D., Professor, Mechanical Engineering, gu@oakland.edu

Michael A. Latcha, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, latcha@oakland.edu, Dr. Latcha's website

Sayed A. Nassar, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering,  nassar@oakland.edu

Zhijun (Jason) Wu, Ph.D., Special Instructor, Mechanical Engineering, wu@oakland.edu

LianXiang Yang, Ph.D., Distinguished University Professor, Mechanical Engineering, yang2@oakland.edu, Dr. Yang's website

Research Expo

Faculty Research Expo 2021


Connecting industry with the School of Engineering and Computer Science

The School of Engineering and Computer Science was excited to hold 2021 Faculty Research Expo  in person, featuring interactive displays and live demonstrations of SECS research capabilities in the following areas:

  • Bioengineering
  • Cybersecurity and data analytics
  • Connectivity and autonomous systems
  • Advanced manufacturing
  • Power and energy

To access 2021 SECS Faculty Research Expo materials and Faculty Research Profile booklet, click here

The event is sponsored by Brooks Kushman