Affiliated Faculty

Mohammad Al Faruque, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: Cyber-physical systems, internet of things, embedded systems, CPS security.
Email: alfaruqu@uci.edu
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Aparna Chandramowlishwaran, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: High-performance computing, domain-specific compilers, algorithm-architecture co-design, data analysis, and scientific computing.
Email: amowli@uci.edu
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Joyce Keyak, Ph.D.

Professor in Residence of Radiological Sciences; Biomedical Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: Bone mechanics, finite element modeling, quantitative computed tomography, prosthetic implants, osteoporosis, metastatic tumors in bone, radiation therapy.
Email: jhkeyak@uci.edu
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Arash Kheradvar, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; and Medicine
Research Interests: Cardiovascular engineering with emphasis on cardiac mechanics, cardiac imaging and cardiovascular devices.
Email: arashkh@uci.edu
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Abraham Lee, Ph.D.

William J. Link Chair in Biomedical Engineering and Department Chair and Professor of Biomedical Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: Integrated micro- and nano-fluidic chip processors for the manipulation and self-assembly of biomolecules and other synthesized nanoparticles.
Email: aplee@uci.edu
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Beth Lopour, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering
Research Interests: Computational neuroscience, signal processing, mathematical modeling, epilepsy, translational research.
Email: beth.lopour@uci.edu
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Farghalli Mohamed, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: Mechanics of materials, mechanical behavior and design principles, plasticity, dislocation, theory diffusion and phase transformations.
Email: famohame@uci.edu
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David Reinkensmeyer, Ph.D.

Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology; Biomedical Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Research Interests: robotics, mechatronics, biomedical engineering, rehabilitation, biomechanics, neural control of movement
Email: dreinken@uci.edu
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Tim Rupert, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: mechanical behavior, nanomaterials, structure property relationships, microstructural stability, grain boundaries and interfaces, materials characterization
Email: trupert@uci.edu
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Lorenzo Valdevit, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Materials Science and Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Research Interests: multifunctional sandwich structures, thermal protection systems, morphing structures, active materials, MEMS, electronic packaging, cell mechanics
Email: valdevit@uci.edu
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Vasan Venugopalan, ScD

Department Chair and Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering; Biomedical Engineering; Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering; Surgery
Research Interests: Laser-induced thermal, mechanical and radiative transport processes for application in medical diagnostics, therapeutics, biotechnology, and micro-electro-mechanical systems (MEMS).
Email: vvenugop@uci.edu