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2011 Faculty Expertise Directory

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Bioengineering

Major Research Areas
Biomaterials James Dunn Andrea Kasko Benjamin Wu Timothy J. Deming Gerard Wong Biomedical Devices Dino Di Carlo James Dunn Warren Grundfest Chih-Ming Ho Jacob Schmidt Medical Imaging Informatics Denise Aberle Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering Timothy J. Deming Daniel Kamei Gerard Wong

Dr. Denise Aberle Professor, Vice Chair of Research (Radiological Sciences)
Other Affiliation(s) Radiological Sciences Area(s) of Expertise • medical and imaging informatics • imaging-based clinical trials • lung cancer • thoracic imaging Contact Information UCLA Radiological Sciences 924 Westwood Blvd, Suite 420 Los Angeles, CA 90024 daberle@mednet.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-8989 Fax: 310-794-3546 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/joint-faculty/denise-aberle-m.d http://www.radnet.ucla.edu/radweb/research/faculty/Aberle.jsp

Dr. Timothy J. Deming Professor, Department Chair
Other Affiliation(s) Chemistry and Biochemistry Area(s) of Expertise • polymer synthesis and processing • supramolecular materials • organometallic catalysis • biomaterials • polypeptides • drug delivery Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121 Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 demingt@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4450 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/faculty-no-1

Dr. Dino Di Carlo Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • microfluidics • biomedical microdevices • cellular diagnostics • cell analysis and engineering Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121E Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 dicarlo@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-983-3235 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/dino-di-carlo-ph.d

Dr. James Dunn Associate Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Surgery Area(s) of Expertise • tissue engineering • stem cell therapy • regenerative tissue medicine • biosensors Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 4121J Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 jdunn@mednet.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-2746 Fax: 310-206-1120 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/joint-faculty/james-dunn-m.d.-ph.d

Dr. Warren Grundfest Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Electrical Engineering, Surgery Area(s) of Expertise • excimer laser • minimally invasive surgery • biological spectroscopy Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 4121H Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 warrenbe@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-5550 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/warren-s.-grundfest-m.d

Dr. Daniel T. Kamei Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • molecular and cellular bioengineering • drug delivery • rational design of molecular therapeutics • systems-level analysis of cellular processes • quantitative cell biology • diagnostics Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121J Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 kamei@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-4826 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://kameilab.seas.ucla.edu

Dr. Andrea Kasko Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • polymer synthesis • biomaterials • tissue engineering • cell-material interactions Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121H Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 akasko@ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-6341 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/andrea-kasko-ph.d

Dr. Jacob J. Schmidt Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • membrane protein engineering • biomimetic materials and devices • biophysics at micro and nanoscales • biomedical instrumentation • biosensors • drug delivery and screening Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121G Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 schmidt@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4451 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/jacob-j.-schmidt-ph.d

Dr. Gerard Wong Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • antimicrobials • sociomicrobiology of bacterial communities • high-resolution diffractive imaging techniques, using synchrotron x-ray and electron scattering Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121D Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 gclwong@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-7684 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/gerard-wong-ph.d

Dr. Benjamin M. Wu Associate Professor, Vice Chair
Other Affiliation(s) Materials Science and Engineering, Advanced Prosthodontics, Biomaterials, & Hospital Dentistry Area(s) of Expertise • biomechanics • biomaterials • cell-material interactions • materials processing • tissue engineering • prosthetic and regenerative dentistry • biomedical instrumentation Contact Information UCLA Department of Bioengineering BOX 951600, 5121K Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 benwu@ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-7094 Fax: 310-794-5956 http://www.bioeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/core-faculty/benjamin-m.-wu-d.d.s.-ph.d

Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Major Research Areas
Biomolecular Engineering and Systems Biology Louis Ignarro James Liao Harold Monbouquette Gerassimos Orkoulas Tatiana Segura Yi Tang Semiconductor Manufacturing Jane P. Chang Panagiotis Christofides Robert Hicks Vasilios Manousiouthakis Gerassimos Orkoulas Selim Senkan Nanoengineering Jane P. Chang Yoram Cohen Panagiotis Christofides Roberg Hicks Harold Monbouquette Gerassimos Orkoulas Process Systems Engineering Panagiotis Christofides James F. Davis Vasilios Manousiouthakis Gerassimos Orkoulas

Dr. Jane P. Chang Professor, William Frederick Seyer Chair in Materials Electrochemistry, Associate Dean for Research and Physical Resources
Area(s) of Expertise • surface and interface engineering • plasma enhanced surface chemistries • synthesis of multifunctional oxide materials/nanostructures • semiconductor manufacturing • energy conversion and storage • chemical microelectromechanical systems • computational surface chemistry Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5532D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 jpchang@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-7980 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.seas.ucla.edu/Chang/jpchang.html

Dr. Panagiotis D. Christofides Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • advanced materials processing • process modeling • dynamics and control • applied mathematics • desalination and water treatment Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5532F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 pdc@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-1015 Fax: 310-206-1407 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/panagiotis-christofides

Dr. Yoram Cohen Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • desalination and water treatment • separation processes • graft polymerization • surface nanostructuring • macromolecular dynamics • pollutant transport and exposure assessment • environmental monitoring Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5531E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 yoram@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8766 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/yoram-cohen/

Dr. James F. Davis Professor, Vice Provost for Information Technology
Area(s) of Expertise • smart manufacturing • information technology • intelligent systems and decision support • control operations and design • management of abnormal situations • data interpretation and knowledge management • pattern recognition Contact Information UCLA Chancellor’s Office BOX 951405, 2333 Murphy Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1405 Phone: 310-206-0011 Fax: 310-206-4961 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/james-f-davis/

Dr. Robert F. Hicks Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Materials Science and Engineering Area(s) of Expertise • fabrication of integrated circuits • chemical vapor deposition • atmospheric plasma processing Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5532J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 rhicks@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-6865 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.seas.ucla.edu/prosurf/ http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/robert-hicks

Dr. Louis J. Ignarro Distinguished Professor, Jerome J. Belzer Professor of Medical Research
Other Affiliation(s) Molecular and Medical Pharmacology Area(s) of Expertise • molecular and medical pharmacology • regulation and modulation of NO production Contact Information UCLA Molecular and Medical Pharmacology BOX 951735, 23-305 CHS Los Angeles, CA 90095-1735 lignarro@mednet.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5159, 310-825-7137 Fax: 310-206-0589 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/louis-j-ignarro

Dr. James C. Liao Chancellor’s Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • molecular and cellular bioengineering • biochemical engineering • metabolic reaction engineering • reaction path analysis and control Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5531G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 liaoj@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-1656 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/james-c-liao

Dr. Yunfeng Lu Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • Biomimetic materials and devices • nanotechnology • energy Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5531G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 luucla@ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-7238 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/yunfeng-lu

Dr. Vasilios Manousiouthakis Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • Process systems engineering: modeling, simulation, design, optimization, and control • semiconductor manufacturing • energy and the environment • hydrogen economy Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5531 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 vasilios@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-0300 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/vasilios-manousiouthakis

Dr. Harold G. Monbouquette Professor, Department Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • biochemical engineering • biosensors • nanotechnology • liposomes Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5531D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 harold@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8946 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/harold-monbouquette

Dr. Gerassimos Orkoulas Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • molecular and cellular bioengineering • molecular simulation • critical phenomena in ionic fluids • thermodynamics of complex fluids • process systems engineering Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5532G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 makis@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-0169 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/gerassimos-orkoulas

Dr. Tatiana Segura Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • molecular and cellular bioengineering • gene therapy • tissue engineering • substrate-mediated non-viral DNA delivery • biomaterials • biomimetic materials and devices Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5532C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 tatiana.segura@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3980 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/tatiana-segura

Dr. Selim Senkan Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • semiconductor manufacturing • reaction engineering • combinatorial catalysis • combustion • laser photoionization • real time detection • quantum chemistry • energy and the environment Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5532B Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 senkan@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-4106 Fax: 310-267-0177 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/selim-senkan

Dr. Yi Tang Chancellor’s Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • molecular and cellular bioengineering • biosynthesis of proteins/polypeptides with unnatural amino acids • synthesis of novel antibiotics/antitumor products Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department Box 951592, 5531 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1592 yitang@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0375 Fax: 310-206-4107 http://www.chemeng.ucla.edu/people/faculty/yi-tang

Civil and Environmental Engineering

Major Research Areas
Structural Engineering and Mechanics Jiun-Shyan (JS) Chen Jiann-Wen Woody Ju Gaurav Sant Ertugrul Taciroglu John W. Wallace Jian Zhang Geotechnical Engineering Scott J. Brandenberg Jonathan P. Stewart Mladen Vucetic Environmental Engineering Eric M.V. Hoek Jennifer A. Jay Shaily Mahendra Michael K. Stenstrom Keith D. Stolzenbach Hydrology and Water Resources Terri S. Hogue Steven A. Margulis William W. G. Yeh

Dr. Scott J. Brandenberg Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • earthquake engineering • soil-structure interaction • liquefaction • data acquisition and processing • numerical analysis • foundation problems for buildings and bridges Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 sjbrandenberg@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-9819 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/brandenberg

Dr. Jiun-Shyan (JS) Chen Chancellor’s Professor, Department Chair
Other Affiliation(s) Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Mathematics Area(s) of Expertise • structural engineering and mechanics • computational mechanics: finite element and meshfree methods • large deformation mechanics • inelasticity • biomechanics • structural dynamics Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5713 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 jschen@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4620 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/jschen

Dr. Eric Hoek Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • water treatment • wastewater treatment • membrane technology • desalination • nanotechnology • oil/water separations • bioseparations Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5732G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 emvhoek@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3735 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/hoek

Dr. Terri S. Hogue Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • hydrology and water resources • surface hydrology • hydroclimatology • rainfall-runoff modeling • operational flood forecasting • parameter estimation • model optimization techniques • sensitivity analysis Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 thogue@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-4239 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/hogue

Dr. Jennifer Jay Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • environmental engineering • aquatic chemistry • environmental microbiology • contaminant transport monitoring Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5732H Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 jjay@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-5365 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/jay

Dr. Jiann-Wen Woody Ju Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computational mechanics and finite element simulations • biomechanics • mechanics of composite materials • earthquake engineering • micro- and nanomechanics • cement and concrete, construction defects • damage mechanics and fracture mechanics • bioengineering Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731K Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 juj@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-1751 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/ju

Dr. Shaily Mahendra Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • environmental microbiology • biodegradation of groundwater contaminants • microbial-nanomaterial interactions • nanotoxicology • applications of molecular biological and isotopic tools in environmental engineering Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5732C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 mahendra@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-9850 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/mahendra

Dr. Steven A. Margulis Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • hydrology and water resources • surface hydrology • hydrometeorology • remote sensing • data assimilation Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5732D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 margulis@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-5490 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/margulis

Dr. Gaurav Sant Assistant Professor, Edward K. and Linda Rice Term Chair in Cementitious Materials
Area(s) of Expertise • fundamental constituent chemistry-microstructure-engineering property relationship for cementitious materials • geochemical simulation • thermodynamics of solid-liquid-vapor interfaces • organic polymer development for service-life extension of infrastructure materials • carbon footprint mininmization and sequestration in infrastructure materials Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 gsant@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3084 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/sant/profile

Dr. Michael Stenstrom Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Policy Studies Area(s) of Expertise • environmental engineering • process development and control for water and wastewater treatment plants Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5714 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 stentsro@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-1408 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/stenstrom

Dr. Jonathan P. Stewart Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • geotechnical engineering • earthquake engineering • engineering seismology • embankment problems: dams, levees, compacted fills • soil - structure interaction Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 jstewart@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2990 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/stewart

Dr. Keith D. Stolzenbach Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • environmental engineering • environmental fluids mechanics • fat and transport of pollutants • dynamics of particles Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5732J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 stolzenb@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-7624 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/stolzenbach

Dr. Ertugrul Taciroglu Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computational structural and solid mechanics • structural dynamics • system identification and health monitoring • soil-structure interaction • finite element and meshfree methods Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 etacir@ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4655 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/taciroglu

Dr. Mladen Vucetic Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • geotechnical engineering • soil dynamics • earthquake ground shaking • experimental studies of static and cyclic soil properties Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5750 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 vucetic@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-6260 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/vucetic

Dr. John W. Wallace Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • structural engineering and mechanics • earthquake engineering • design methodologies • seismic evaluation and retrofit • large-scale testing laboratory and field testing Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 wallace@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-7124 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/wallace

Dr. William W. Yeh Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • hydrology and water resources • optimization of water resources systems Contact Information UCLA Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5732B Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 williamy@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2300 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/yeh

Dr. Jian Zhang Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • structural engineering and mechanics • earthquake engineering • structural dynamics and mechanics • seismic protective devices and strategies • soil-structure interaction • bridge engineering Contact Information Civil and Environmental Engineering Department Box 951593, 5731G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1593 zhangj@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7986 Fax: 310-206-2222 http://www.cee.ucla.edu/faculty/zhang

Computer Science

Major Research Areas
Artificial Intelligence Adnan Darwiche Richard Korf Michael Dyer Demetri Terzopoulos Jennifer Wortman Vaughan Computer System Architecture and Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Jason Cong Milos Ercegovac Miodrag Potkonjak Glenn Reinman Majid Saraffzadeh Yuval Tamir Computational Systems Biology Joseph DiStefano III Eleazar Eskin Christopher Lee D. Stott Parker Zhuowen Tu Graphics and Vision Petros Faloutsos Stanley Osher Stefano Soatto Demetri Terzopoulos Alan Yuille Song-Chun Zhu Information and Data Management Alfonso Cardenas Junghoo John Cho Wesley Chu Richard Muntz Carlo Zaniolo Network Systems Deborah Estrin Mario Gerla Songwu Lu Peter Reiher Mani B. Srivastava Lixia Zhang Software Systems Paul Eggert Eddie Kohler Todd Millstein Rupak Majumdar Jens Palsberg David Smallberg Computer Science Theory Elizer Gafni Adam Meyerson Rafail Ostrovsky Amit Sahai

Dr. Alfonso F. Cardenas Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • information and data management • database management • distributed heterogeneous and multimedia systems • informational systems • planning and development methodologies • software engineering • medical informatics • legal and intellectual property issues Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3732E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 cardenas@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7550 Fax: 310-825-2273 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~cardenas/

Dr. Junghoo “John” Cho Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • information and data management • databases/search engines • web technologies • information discovery and integration Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3532J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 cho@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-571-8240 Fax: 360-488-0606 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~cho

Dr. Jason Cong Chancellor’s Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer system architecture • electronic design automation • fault-tolerant design of VLSI systems • design and analysis of algorithms • computer-aided design • reconfigurable computing • design for nano-technologies Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4711 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 cong@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2775 Fax: 310-825-2273 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/csd/people/faculty_pages/cong.html

Dr. Adnan Darwiche Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • knowledge representation and automated reasoning (symbolic and probabilistic) • applications to diagnosis, prediction, planning, and verification • artificial intelligence • biomedical informatics Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4532D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 darwiche@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5201 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~darwiche/

Dr. Joseph J. Distefano III Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Medicine, Biomedical Engineering and Computational & Systems Biology Interdepartmental Programs Area(s) of Expertise • dynamic systems biology modeling and simulation • clinical therapy and experiment design optimization methodologies • pharmacokinetic (PK), pharmacodynamic (PD), and physiologically-based PBPK, PBPK and PBTK (toxicokinetic) modeling • knowledge-based systems and Internet-based software for life science research and patient education • biocontrol systems Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4711 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 joed@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7482 Fax: 310-825-2773 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/csd/people/faculty_pages/distefano.html http://www.biocyb.cs.ucla.edu/

Dr. Michael G. Dyer Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • artificial intelligence • natural language processing • connectionist • cognitive and animated-based modeling Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4532F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 dyer@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4033, 310-206-6674 Fax: 310-825-2773 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~dyer/

Dr. Paul R. Eggert Lecturer PSOE
Area(s) of Expertise • software systems • programming languages • operating systems principles • compilers • Internet Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department BOX 951596, 4532J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 eggert@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-2254 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~eggert/

Dr. Milos Ercegovac Distinguished Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • computer system architecture • digital computer arithmetic • digital design • low-power systems • reconfigurable systems Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4731H Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 milos@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5414 Fax: 310-825-2273 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~milos/

Dr. Eleazar Eskin Associate Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Human Genetics Area(s) of Expertise • bioinformatics • genetics • genomics • machine learning Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3532J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 eeskin@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-594-5112, 310-206-4490 Fax: 310-825-2273 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~eeskin/

Dr. Deborah L. Estrin Professor, Jonathan B. Postel Chair in Networking
Other Affiliation(s) Electrical Engineering Area(s) of Expertise • mobile technologies and applications • environmental sensing systems • Internet protocols and architecture • open systems • multidisciplinary research • science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education and diversity Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3531H Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 destrin@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3923 Fax: 310-206-3053 http://www.cens.ucla.edu/portal/people/estrin.html

Dr. Petros Faloutsos Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer graphics and animation • medical simulation and visualization • automatic assessment of surgical skills • remote surgical technologies for training and tele-surgery Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 pfal@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2393 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~pfal/

Dr. Eliezer M. Gafni Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer science theory • networks • mathematical programming algorithms Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3731F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 eli@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-3211 Fax: 310-825-2273 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~eli/

Dr. Mario Gerla Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer networks: MAC, routing and transport protocols, vehicular communications, peer-to-peer mobile networks, personal-area networks (Bluetooth and zibgee), and underwater sensor networks • Internet transport protocols • Internet path characterization • capacity and bandwidth estimates • analytic and simulation models for network and protcol performance evaluation Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3732F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 gerla@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4367 Fax: 310-825-7578 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/csd/people/faculty_pages/gerla.html

Dr. Eddie W. Kohler Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • software systems • operating systems • programming languages and systems • computer networks • file systems Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531C Boelter Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 Kohler@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-5450 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~kohler/

Dr. Richard E. Korf Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • artificial intelligence • problem solving • heuristic search Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4532E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 Korf@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5383 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~korf/

Dr. Song-Wu Lu Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • integrated-service support over heterogeneous networks • Internet and activenet: networking and computing • cryptography • computer networks • dynamic game theory • dynamic systems • neural networks • information economics Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4731C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 slu@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-9289 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~slu/

Dr. Rupak Majumdar Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • software systems • open source software Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531E Boelter Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 rupak@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8127 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~rupak/

Dr. Adam W. Meyerson Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer science theory • randomized algorithms • online algorithms • theoretical problems in networks and databases Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3731J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 awm@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0866 Fax: 310-825-7578 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~awm

Dr. Todd D. Millstein Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • software systems • programming and storage • open source software Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 todd@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5942 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~todd/

Dr. Richard R. Muntz Professor Emeritus, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • multimedia systems • database systems • data mining Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3277A Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 muntz@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-3546 Fax: 310-825-2273 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~muntz/

Dr. Rafail Ostrovsky Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Mathematics Area(s) of Expertise • computer security • cryptography • computer networks • randomization • network protocols • geometric algorithms • data mining Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3732D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 rafail@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5283 Fax: 310-825-7578 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~rafail/

Dr. Jens Palsberg Professor, Department Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • compilers • embedded systems • programming languages Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531K Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 palsberg@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-6320 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~palsberg/

Dr. D. Stott Parker, Jr. Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • data mining • information modeling • scientific computing • bioinformatics • database and knowledge-based systems Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3532H Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 stott@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-6871, 310-825-1322 Fax: 310-794-5056 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~stott/

Dr. Miodrag Potkonjak Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer security • computer-aided design • engineering optimization/operations research • error-correction and fault tolerance Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3532G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 miodrag@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0790 Fax: 310-794-5056 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~miodrag/

Dr. Glenn D. Reinman Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer system architecture • exploitation of instruction, thread, memory-level parallelism • power-efficient design • hardware, software co-design • multicore and multiprocessor design Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4731G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 reinman@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-9755 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~reinman/

Dr. Amit Sahai Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer networks • cryptography • computer science theory • biometrics • computer security • applied mathematics • artificial intelligence • data structures, databases, search engines Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3731E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 sahai@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4982 Fax: 310-825-7578 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~sahai/

Dr. Majid Sarrafzadeh Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer system architecture • embedded systems • VLSI CAD • algorithms • biomedical informatics Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3532C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 majid@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-4303 Fax: 310-794-5056 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~majid/

Mr. David A. Smallberg Lecturer PSOE
Area(s) of Expertise • programming languages • software development Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4532G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 das@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4665 Fax: 310-794-5057

Dr. Stefano Soatto Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer vision • shape analysis, motion analysis, texture analysis, 3-D reconstruction, vision-based control • computer graphics: image-based modeling and rendering • medical imaging: registration, segmentation, statistical shape analysis • autonomous/intelligent vehicles: sensor-based control, planning non-linear filtering • human-computer interaction: vision-based interfaces, visibility, visualization • artificial intelligence Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3531D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 soatto@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4840 Fax: 310-794-5056 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~soatto/

Dr. Yuval Tamir Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • parallel and distributed systems • dependable/fault-tolerant systems • multiprocessor/multicore architectures • system software and middleware • system-level virtualization • cluster computing • on-chip and off-chip interconnection networks Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 tamir@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2852 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~tamir/

Dr. Demetri Terzopoulos Chancellor’s Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer graphics and animation • computer vision • medical image analysis • computer-aided design • artificial life/intelligence Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4531G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 dt@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-6946 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~dt/

Dr. Jennifer Wortman Vaughan Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • machine learning • computational learning theory • algorithmic economics • social computing Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 4532H Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 jenn@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2858 Fax: 310-794-5057 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~jenn/

Dr. Alan Yuille Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Statistics, Psychology, Psychiatry, Area(s) of Expertise • computer vision • computations models of cognition • machine learning Contact Information UCLA Statistics Department BOX 951563, 8967 MSB Los Angeles, CA 90095-1563 yuille@stat.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-5383 Fax: 310-206-5658 http://www.stat.ucla.edu/~yuille/

Dr. Carlo A. Zaniolo Professor, Norman E. Friedmann Chair in Knowledge Science
Area(s) of Expertise • data stream management systems • archival systems and temporal DBs • mining databases and data streams • Web information systems and XML • information system evolution • deductive DBs and knowledge bases • nonmonotonic reasoning Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3532D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 zaniolo@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8137 Fax: 310-794-5056 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~zaniolo/

Dr. Lixia Zhang Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer network • Internet architecture • protocol designs • security and resiliency of large-scale systems Contact Information UCLA Computer Science Department Box 951596, 3713 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1596 lixia@cs.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2695 Fax: 310-825-7578 http://www.cs.ucla.edu/~lixia/

Dr. Song-Chun Zhu Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Statistics Area(s) of Expertise • computer vision • statistical modeling and computing • vision and visual arts • machine learning Contact Information UCLA Statistics BOX 951554, 8125 MSB Los Angeles, CA 90095-1554 sczhu@stat.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-8693 http://www.stat.ucla.edu/~sczhu

Electrical Engineering

Major Research Areas
Circuits and Embedded Systems Asad Abidi Danijela Cabric M.C. Frank Chang Babak Daneshrad Deborah Estrin Puneet Gupta Lei He William J. Kaiser Dejan Markovic Sudhakar Pamarti Behzad Razavi Vwani Roychowdhury Henry Samueli Majid Sarrafzadeh Mani B. Srivastava Alan N. Willson, Jr. Chih-Kong Ken Yang Physical and Wave Electronics Robert N. Candler M.C. Frank Chang Chi On Chui Warren Grundfest Diana Huffaker Tatsuo Itoh Bahram Jalali Chandrashekar Joshi Jack W. Judy Jia-Ming Liu Warren Mori Christoph Niemann Aydogan Ozcan C. Kumar Patel Yahya Rahmat-Samii Oscar Stafsudd Kang L. Wang Yuanxun (Ethan) Wang Benjamin Williams Jason C.S. Woo Signals and Systems Abeer Alwan A.V. Balakrishnan Pangiotis Christofides Lara Dolecek Suhas N. Diggavi Mark Hansen Alan Laub Jin Hyung Lee Stanley Osher Gregory J. Pottie Izhak Rubin Richard D. Wesel Ali H. Sayed Stefano Soatto Jason Speyer Paulo Tabuada Lieven Vandenberghe Mihaela van der Schaar John D. Villasenor Kung Yao Alan N. Willson, Jr.

Dr. Asad Abidi Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • high-performance analog electronics • device modeling Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-122 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 abidi@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-9490 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-abidi.htm

Dr. Abeer Alwan Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • bioacoustics, speech and hearing • biomedical informatics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 66-147G Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 alwan@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2231 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-alwan.htm

Dr. A. V. Balakrishnan Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • control systems • flight systems applications Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147G Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 bal@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2180 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-bal.htm

Dr. Danijela Cabric Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • wireless communications system design • cognitive radio networks • VLSI architectures of signal processing and digital communications • performance analysis and experiments on embedded platforms Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 56-147C Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 danijela@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-8856 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-cabric.htm

Dr. Robert N. Candler Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • MEMS and nanoscale devices • fundamental limitations of sensors • packaging • biological and chemical sensing Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 6731H Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 rcandler@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4161 Fax: 310-825-8282 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-candler.htm

Dr. M.C. Frank Chang Distinguished Professor, Department Chair, Wintek Endowed Professor of Electrical Engineering
Area(s) of Expertise • high-speed semiconductors devices • integrated circuits for digital, analog, microwave, mm-wave systems • RF/wireless interconnects Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147M Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 mfchang@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-1633 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-chang.htm

Dr. Chi On Chui Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • devices and technology for nanoelectronics, nanoarchitectronics, and nanotheranostics • semiconductor devices and manufactoring technology • monolithic integration of heterogeneous technology • exploratory nanotechnology Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 6730B Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 chui@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4786 Fax: 310-825-8282 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-chui.htm

Dr. Babak Daneshrad Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • digital VLSI circuits • wireless communication systems • high-performance communications • integrated circuits for wireless applications Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6731G Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 babak@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7792 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-daneshrad.htm

Dr. Suhas N. Diggavi Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • information theory, wireless networks • cooperative information flow over wireless networks • network data compression • network secrecy • large-scale data analysis algorithms Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 6731J Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 suhas@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5171 Fax: 310-794-1592 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-diggavi.htm

Dr. Lara Dolecek Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • information and coding theory • graphical models • statistical algorithms and computational methods with applications to large-scale and complex systems for data processing • communications and storage Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 56-147B Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 dolecek@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2108 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-dolecek.htm

Dr. Puneet Gupta Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • CAD for VLSI design and manufacturing • physical design • manufacturing-aware circuits and layouts • design-aware semiconductor manufacturing • hardware-software interface in presence of hardware variability Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 6730C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 puneet@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-1376 Fax: 310-794-1592 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-gupta.htm

Dr. Lei He Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • computer-aided design: VLSI circuits and systems • modeling and simulation • programmable logic and reconfigurable computing, embedded and cyber-physical systems for health care, electric vehicle and smart grid Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6731D Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 lhe@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2037 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-he.htm

Dr. Diana Huffaker Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • solid-state nanotechnology • MWIR optoelectronic devices • solar cells • Si photonics • novel materials Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 66-147E Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 huffaker@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-9786 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-huffaker.htm

Dr. Tatsuo Itoh Distinguished Professor, Northrop Grumman Chair in Microwave and Millimeter Wave Electronics
Area(s) of Expertise • electromagnetics • guided wave structures • lower-power wireless electronics • integrated passive components and antenna • photonic bandgap structures and meta materials applications • antennas: smart and active integrated • RF technologies for reconfigurable front-ends • sensors and transponders Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 66-147A Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 itoh@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-4820 Fax: 310-206-4819 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-itoh.htm

Dr. Bahram Jalali Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • RF photonics • integrated optics • fiber optic integrated circuits Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 68-109 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 jalali@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-9655 Fax: 310-206-2239 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-jalali.htm

Dr. Chandrashekhar J. Joshi Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • laser fusion • laser acceleration of particles • nonlinear optics • high-power lasers • plasma physics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 66-147D Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 joshi@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7279 Fax: 310-206-8220 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-joshi.htm

Dr. Jack W. Judy Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) • micromachining, microsensors, microactuators, and microsystems • neuroengineering • brain-computer interfaces • biomedical instrumentation • implantable electronic systems • wireless telemetry • neural prostheses Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6731E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 jjudy@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-1371 Fax: 310-861-5055 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-judy.htm

Dr. William J. Kaiser Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • biomedical informatics • embedded systems Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147L Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 kaiser@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3236 Fax: 310-825-7928 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-kaiser.htm

Dr. Alan J. Laub Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Mathematics Area(s) of Expertise • computer-aided design • numerical analysis • condition estimation • computer-aided control system design • high-performance computing • applied mathematics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 44-123B Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 laub@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7221 Fax: 310-825-7126 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-laub.htm

Dr. Jin Hyung Lee Assistant Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Radiology Area(s) of Expertise • advanced imaging techniques for biomedical applications • neurosciences and neural engineering • magnetic resonance imaging • development of novel image contrast strategies • alternate image acquisitions • reconstructions • processing technologies Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 68-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 ljinhy@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-8335 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-lee.htm

Dr. Jia-Ming Liu Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • nonlinear optics • ultrafast optics • laser dynamics and chaos • semiconductor lasers • optoelectronics • photonics • nonlinear and ultrafast processes Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 66-147K Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 liu@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2097 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-liu.htm

Dr. Dejan Markovic Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • power/area-efficient digital integrated circuits • VLSI architectures for wireless communications • organization methods • supporting CAD flows Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 56-147E Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 dejan@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8656 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-markovic.htm

Dr. Warren B. Mori Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Physics and Astronomy Area(s) of Expertise • laser and charged particle beam-plasma interactions • advanced accelerator concepts • advanced light sources • laser-fusion • high-energy density science • high-performance computing • plasma physics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951547, 66-127L Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1547 mori@physics.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-6709 Fax: 310-825-4057 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-mori.htm

Dr. Aydogan Ozcan Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • bioimaging • nano-photonics • nonlinear optics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 66-127D Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 ozcan@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0915 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-ozcan.htm

Dr. C. Kumar Patel Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Physics and Astronomy Area(s) of Expertise • quantum electronics • nonlinear optics • photo-acoustics in gases, liquids, and solids • ultra-low level detection of trace gases • chemical and toxic gas sensors • condensed matter Contact Information UCLA Physics and Astronomy BOX 951547, 6-130H Knudsen Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1547 patel@physics.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-1613 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-patel.htm

Dr. Gregory J. Pottie Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • communications/telecommunications • biomedical informatics • collaborative signal processing Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147G Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 pottie@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8150 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-pottie.htm

Dr. Yahya Rahmat-Samii Distinguished Professor, Northrop Grumman Professor of Electrical Engineering/Electromagnetics
Area(s) of Expertise • antennas: satellite communications • personal communication antennas including human interaction • antennas for remote sensing and radio astronomy applications • advanced numerical and genetic optimization techniques in electromagnetics • frequency selective surfaces and photonic band gap structures • novel integrated and fractal antennas • near-field antenna measurements and diagnostic techniques • electromagnetics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6731K Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 rahmat@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2275 Fax: 310-206-4833 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-rahmat-samii.htm

Dr. Behzad Razavi Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • analog • RF • mixed-signal integrated circuit design • dual-standard RF transceivers • phase-locked systems and frequency synthesizers • A/D and D/A converters • high-speed data communication circuits Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147D Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 razavi@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-1633 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-razavi.htm

Dr. Vwani Roychowdhury Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • communications/telecommunications • quantum computation and information processing • embedded systems • adaptive and learning algorithms • nonparametric methods and algorithms for large-scale information processing • combinatorics and complexity • information theory • biomedical Informatics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6731C Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 vwani@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-4975 Fax: 310-794-1592 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-roychowdhury.htm

Dr. Izhak Rubin Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • communications/telecommunications • computer networks • multimedia IP networks • UAV/UGV-aided networks • integrated system and network management • C4ISR systems and networks • optical networks • network simulations and analysis Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 58-115 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 rubin@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2326 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-rubin.htm

Dr. Henry Samueli Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • VLSI implementation of signal processing and digital communication systems • high-speed digital integrated circuits • digital filter design Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 58-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 samueli@icsl.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2647 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-samueli.htm

Dr. Ali H. Sayed Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • adaptive systems • collaborative signal processing • filtering, estimation, and detection methods • communications/telecommunications • linear system theory • interplays between signal processing and control methodologies • fast algorithms for large-scale problems • applied mathematics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 58-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 sayed@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-2142 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-sayed.htm

Dr. Mani B. Srivastava Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • wireless networking • embedded computing • embedded systems • sensor networks • mobile and ubiquitous computing • low-power and power-aware systems Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6730E Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 mbs@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-2098 Fax: 310-794-1592 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-srivastava.htm

Dr. Oscar M. Stafsudd, Jr. Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • quantum electronics • I.R. lasers and nonlinear optics • solid-state: I.R. detectors Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 58-113 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 stafsudd@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4360 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-stafsudd.htm

Dr. Sudhakar Pamarti Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • mixed-signal IC design • signal processing • communications/telecommunications Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6731F Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 spamarti@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2657 Fax: 310-267-1954 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-pamarti.htm

Dr. Paulo Tabuada Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • automated design • mathematical systems theory • geometric non-linear control • embedded systems • control systems Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department BOX 951594, 66-147F Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 tabuada@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-4266 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-tabuada.htm

Dr. Mihaela van der Schaar Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • complexity theory • multimedia networking • multimedia communications • multimedia architectures • enterprise multimedia streaming • mobile and ubiquitous computing • engineering opitmization/operations research Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 58-109 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095 mihaela@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5843 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-van-der-schaar.htm

Dr. Lieven Vandenberghe Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • engineering opitimization/operations research Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 68-119 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 vandenbe@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-1259 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-vandenberghe.htm

Dr. John D. Villasenor Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • communications • collaborative signal processing • configurable computing systems • design environments Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147H Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 villa@icsl.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0028, 310-206-3416 Fax: 310-825-7928 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-villasenor.htm

Dr. Yuanxun Ethan Wang Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • smart antennas • RF and microwave power amplifiers • numerical techniques • DSP techniques for microwave systems • phased arrays • wireless and radar systems • electromagnetics Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147K Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 ywang@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5670, 310-206-4304 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-ethan-wang.htm

Dr. Kang L. Wang Distinguished Professor, Raytheon Company Professor of Electrical Engineering
Area(s) of Expertise • nanoelectronics and nanoarchitectures • spintronics and nanomagnetics • Nanoscale science, devices and quantum systems • non-volatile electronics and low dissipation devices • molecular beam epitaxy • optoelectronics and solar cells Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 66-147C Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 wang@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-1609, 310-825-7626 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-kang-wang.htm

Dr. Richard D. Wesel Professor, Associate Dean of Academic and Student Affairs
Area(s) of Expertise • communications/telecommunications • turbo codes • trellis codes • joint algorithms for distributed communication and detection • error-correction and fault tolerance Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 6730A & 6426 (Dean’s Office) Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 wesel@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-2150, 310-825-2214 Fax: 310-794-1592 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-wesel.htm

Dr. Benjamin Williams Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • development of terahertz quantum cascade lasers Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 68-117 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 bwilliam@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-6961, 310-206-4304 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-williams.htm

Dr. Alan N. Willson, Jr. Distinguished Professor, Charles P. Reames Chair in Electrical Engineering
Area(s) of Expertise • theory and applications of digital signal processing including VLSI implementations • digital filter design • nonlinear circuit theory Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 66-147H Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 willson@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7400, 310-206-4304 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-willson.htm

Dr. Jason C. Woo Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • solid state electronics • CMOS and bipolar device/circuit optimization • novel device design • modeling of integrated circuits • VLSI fabrication Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147J Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 woo@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3279, 310-794-4077 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-woo.htm

Dr. Chih-Kong Ken Yang Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • high performance VLSI design • digital and mixed-signal circuit design Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 56-147A Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 yang@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-3665, 310-825-7412 Fax: 310-206-8495 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-yang.htm

Dr. Kung Yao Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • communications/telecommunications • collaborative signal processing • sensor system • wireless communication systems • VLSI and systolic algorithms Contact Information UCLA Electrical Engineering Department Box 951594, 68-113 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1594 yao@ee.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8885, 310-206-4304 Fax: 310-206-4685 http://www.ee.ucla.edu/faculty-yao.htm

Materials Science and Engineering

Major Research Areas
Ceramics and Ceramic Processing Bruce Dunn Mark Goorsky Electrical and Optical Materials Gregory P. Carman Jane P. Chang Yong Chen Bruce Dunn Mark Goorsky Yu Huang Vidvuds Ozolins Qibing Pei King-Ning Tu Kang Wang Ya-Hong Xie Yang Yang Structural Materials Russel Caflisch Jane P. Chang Yong Chen Nasr Ghoniem Robert Hicks Ioanna Kakoulli Richard Kaner Suneel Kodambaka Vidvuds Ozolins Dwight Streit Benjamin Wu Jenn-Ming Yang

Dr. Russel E. Caflisch Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Mathematics Area(s) of Expertise • theory and simulation for materials physics • epitaxial growth • nanoscale systems • semiconductor device properties and design applications to quantum well devices • quantum dots • nanocrystals and quantum computing Contact Information UCLA Mathematics Box 957121, 460 Portola Plaza 1158A Los Angeles, CA 90095-7121 caflisch@ipam.ucla.edu Phone: 310-983-3297 Fax: 310-825-4756 http://www.math.ucla.edu/~caflisch/

Dr. Bruce S. Dunn Distinguished Professor, Nippon Sheet Glass Company Chair in Materials Science
Area(s) of Expertise • solid electrolytes • electrical properties of ceramics and glasses • ceramics • electronic and optical materials • batteries • electrochemical materials Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department Box 951595, 3121B Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 bdunn@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-1519, 310-825-5534 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/dunn

Dr. Mark S. Goorsky Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • electronic and optical materials • epitaxial semiconductor and device structures • ceramics • materials integration and wafer bonding Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 3121G Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 goorsky@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-0267 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/goorsky

Dr. Yu Huang Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • nanomaterial fabrication and development • bio-nano structures • Biosystems Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 2121E Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 yhuang@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-9589 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/huang

Dr. Ioanna Kakoulli Associate Professor
Other Affiliation(s) UCLA/Getty Conservation Program, Cotsen Institute of Archaeology Area(s) of Expertise • chemical and physical properties of non-metallic archaeological materials • alteration processes in archaeological vitreous materials and pigments • art conservation • paleoforensics Contact Information UCLA/Getty Conservation Program Box 951510, A410 Fowler Los Angeles, CA 90095 kakoulli@ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-4915 Fax: 310-206-4723 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/kakoulli

Dr. Richard B. Kaner Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Chemistry and Biochemistry Area(s) of Expertise • rapid synthesis of high-temperature materials • conducting polymers as separation membranes for enantiomers • synthesis of carbon nanoscrolls and composites Contact Information UCLA Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Department BOX 951569, 2515 Mol Sci Bldg Los Angeles, CA 90095-1569 rbk@chem.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5346, 310-206-8393 http://faculty.chemistry.ucla.edu/institution/personnel?personnel_id=113194

Dr. Suneel Kodambaka Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • in situ microscopy • surface thermodynamics • kinetics of crystal growth • phase transformation and chemical reactions • thin film physics Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 3121J Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 kodambaka@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-8174 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/kodambaka

Dr. Vidvuds Ozolins Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • energy storage materials (hydrogen storage, batteries, supercapacitors) • phase diagrams of semiconductors, ceramics and metallic alloys • thermoelectrics • nuclear materials and nuclear fuels Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 3121E Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 vidvuds@ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-5538 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/ozolins

Dr. Qibing Pei Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • electroactive polymers and composites through molecular synthesis and nano-engineering • artificial muscles • flexible and organic electronics Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 959515, 3121H Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 qpei@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4217 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/pei

Dr. Dwight C. Streit Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Electrical Engineering, Institute for Technology Advancement (ITA) Area(s) of Expertise • advanced semiconductors • microelectronics • radar • communication and satellite payload electronics Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 959515, 2121D Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 streit@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7011 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ita.ucla.edu/people/directors/dwight-streit

Dr. King-Ning Tu Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • electronic materials • metal-silicon interfaces • electromigration • Pb-free interconnects Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 959515, 3121D Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-9515 kntu@ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-4838 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/tu

Dr. Ya-Hong Xie Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • graphene growths and device applications • GaN epitaxy for solid state lighting and solar cell applications • epitaxial semiconductor hetero-structures and strained Si for quantum transport research • electronic and optoelectronic materials and devices • nanofabrication and devices Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 3121F Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 yhx@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2971 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/xie

Dr. Jenn-Ming Yang Professor, Department Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • aerospace structural materials • materials for infrastructure • nanostructured materials and nanomechanical testing • electronic packaging Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 2127 (Chair’s Office) & 3121C Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 jyang@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2758 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/yangjm

Dr. Yang Yang Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • polymer LEDs • solar cells • conjugated polymers and organics • transistors • memory devices • energy and the environment Contact Information UCLA Materials Science and Engineering Department BOX 951595, 2121C Engineering V Los Angeles, CA 90095-1595 yy@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4052 Fax: 310-206-7353 http://www.ms.ucla.edu/people/bios/yangyang

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Major Research Areas
Dynamics Oddvar Bendiksen Steven Gibson Daniel Yang Fluid Mechanics Jeff Eldredge Ann R. Karagozian H. Pirouz Kavehpour J. John Kim Owen Smith Richard Wirz Xiaolin Zhong Heat and Mass Transfer Mohamed Abdou Ivan Catton Vijay K. Dhir Yongho Sungtaek Ju H. Pirouz Kavehpour Adrienne Lavine Anthony Mills Laurent Pilon Manufacturing and Design Mohamed Abdou Gregory P. Carman Rajit Gadh Nasr Ghoniem Yongho Sungtaek Ju Tsu-Chin Tsao Daniel Yang MEMS and Nanotechnology Gregory P. Carman Yong Chen Eric Pei-Yu Chiou Vijay Gupta Chih-Ming Ho Yongho Sungtaek Ju H. Pirouz Kavehpour Chang-Jin Kim Laurent Pilon Structural and Solid Mechanics Oddvar Bendiksen Gregory P. Carman Nasr Ghoniem Vijay Gupta William Klug Christopher Lynch Ajit Mal Systems and Control Steven Gibson Tetsuya Iwasaki Robert M’Closkey Jason Speyer Tsu-Chin Tsao

Dr. Mohamed Abdou Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • fusion • thermal hydraulics • fluid dynamics, heat and mass transfer in the presence of magnetic fields • neutronics • radiation transport • plasma-material interactions • energy • experiments, modeling, and analysis Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Fusion Science & Technology Center Box 951597, 44-114 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 abdou@fusion.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-0501 Fax: 310-825-2599 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/mohamed-abdou http://www.fusion.ucla.edu http://cestar.ucla.edu

Dr. Oddvar O. Bendiksen Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • classical and computational aeroelasticity • structural dynamics • unsteady aerodynamics • aerospace materials and structures Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 oddvar@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5453 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/oddvar-bendiksen

Dr. Gregory P. Carman Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • electromagnetoelasticity models • fatigue characterization of piezoelectric ceramics • magnetostrictive composites • ferromagnetic shape memory alloys • fiber-optic sensors • magnetoelectric laminates • biomedical vascular devices Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 carman@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-6030, 310-825-2591 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://aml.seas.ucla.edu

Dr. Ivan Catton Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • fluid-structural mechanics • transport phenomena in porous media • nucleonics heat transfer and thermal hydraulics • natural and forced convection • thermal/hydrodynamic stability • turbulence • energy Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 catton@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5320 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/ivan-catton

Dr. Yong Chen Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Materials Science and Engineering Area(s) of Expertise • nanoscale science and engineering • micro- and nano- fabrication • self-assembly phenomena • microscale and nanoscale electronic • mechanical, optical, biological, and sensing devices • circuits • systems Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 yongchen@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2453 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/yong-chen

Dr. Eric P. Y. Chiou Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • BioMEMS • biophotonics • electrokinetics • optical manipulation • optoelectronic devices Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 pychiou@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8620 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/pei-yu-chiou

Dr. Vijay K. Dhir Distinguished Professor, Dean of Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science
Area(s) of Expertise • two-phase heat transfer • energy • thermal hydraulics of nuclear reactors • microgravity heat transfer • soil remediation • high-power density electronic cooling Contact Information UCLA Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science Box 951600, 7400 Boelter Hall Los Angeles, CA 90095-1600 vdhir@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-8507 Fax: 310-206-4061 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/vijay-dhir

Dr. Jeff D. Eldredge Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • fluid mechanics • bio-inspired locomotion in fluids • transition and turbulence of high-speed flows • aerodynamically generated sound • vorticity-based numerical methods • simulations of biomedical flows Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121A Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 eldredge@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5094 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/jeff-eldredgeing

Dr. Rajit Gadh Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • mobile Internet • web-based product design • wireless and collaborative engineering • CAD/visualization • smart grid Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 46-147D Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 gadh@winmec.ucla.edu Phone: 310-267-4892 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/rajit-gadh

Dr. Nasr M. Ghoniem Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Materials Science and Engineering Area(s) of Expertise • mechanical behavior of high-temperature materials • radiation interaction with material • material processing by plasma and beam sources • physics and mechanics of material defects • energy • aerospace materials and structures • fusion Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121F Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 ghoniem@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4866 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/nasr-ghoniem

Dr. James S. Gibson Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • control and identification of dynamical systems • optimal and adaptive control of distributed systems • flexible structures and fluid flows • identification, and noise cancellation Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 gibson@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-9362 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/steve-gibson

Dr. Vijay Gupta Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Materials Science and Engineering Area(s) of Expertise • experimental mechanics • fracture of engineering solids • mechanics of thin film and interfaces • failure mechanisms and characterization of composite materials • ice mechanics • aerospace materials and structures Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 vgupta@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0223 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/vijay-gupta

Dr. Chih-Ming Ho Distinguished Professor, Ben Rich Lockheed Martin Chair in Aeronautics
Other Affiliation(s) Bioengineering Area(s) of Expertise • molecular fluidic phenomena • microelectrical mechanical systems • bio-nanotechnology • biomedical instrumentation • control of cellular and complex systems • rapid search of combinatorial medicine Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 chihming@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-9993 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/chih-ming-ho

Dr. Tetsuya Iwasaki Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • dynamical systems • robust and optimal controls • nonlinear oscillators • resonance entrainment • modeling and analysis of neurocircuits for animal locomotion • central pattern generators • body-fluid interaction during undulatory and oscillatory swimming Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department BOX 951597, 37-144 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 iwasaki@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2533 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/tetsuya-iwasaki

Dr. Yongho Sungtaek Ju Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • heat transfer • thermodynamics • microelectromechanical and nanoelectromechanical systems • magnetism • biosensors • aerospace materials and structures • energy and the environment Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137K Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 just@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0985 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/y-sungtaek-ju

Dr. Ann R. Karagozian Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • combustion • defense science • energy • fluid mechanics • propulsion systems Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 46-147K Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 ark@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5653 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/ann-karagozian

Dr. H. Pirouz Kavehpour Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • fluid mechanics • transport phenomena in biological systems • physics of contact line phenomena • complex fluid • non-isothermal flows • micro- and nano- heat guides • biomechanics • biomedical instrumentation Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 pirouz@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-6494 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/pirouz-kavehpour

Dr. J. John Kim Distinguished Professor, Rockwell Collins Chair in Engineering
Area(s) of Expertise • turbulence • numerical simulation of turbulent and transitional flows • flow control • numerical analysis • large-scale scientific computations Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 46-147J Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 jkim@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-4393 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/john-kim

Dr. Chang-Jin Kim Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • Microelectromechanical systems • micro/nano fabrication technologies, structures, actuators, devices, and systems • microfluidics involving surface tension Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 cjkim@ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-0267 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/chang-jin-kim

Dr. William S. Klug Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • modeling of DNA • engineering modeling of proteins • simulation of traumatic head injury • biomechanics • finite element analysis Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 Klug@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-7347 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/william-klug

Dr. Adrienne G. Lavine Professor, Department Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • heat transfer: thermomechanical behavior of shape memory alloys • thermal aspects of manufacturing processes, • natural and mixed convection Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137F Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 lavine@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7468 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/adrienne-lavine

Dr. Kuo-Nan Liou Distinguished Professor
Other Affiliation(s) Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Area(s) of Expertise • atmospheric radiative transfer • clouds and aerosols Contact Information UCLA Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences Department BOX 951565, 7163 MSB Los Angeles, CA 90095-1565 knliou@atmos.ucla.edu Phone: 310-794-9832 Fax: 310-794-9796 http://www.atmos.ucla.edu/~liougst/

Dr. Christopher Lynch Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • field coupled materials • constitutive behavior • thermo-electro-mechanical properties • sensor and actuator applications • fracture mechanics and failure analysis Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department BOX 951597, 37-146 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 cslynch@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-7660 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/christopher-s-lynch

Dr. Ajit K. Mal Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • mechanics of solids, fractures, and failure • wave propagation • nondestructive evaluation • composite materials • aerospace materials and structures • biomechanics Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 ajit@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5481 Fax: 310-794-6830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/ajit-mal

Dr. Robert T. M’Closkey Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • nonlinear control theory • design with application to mechanical and aerospace systems • real-time implementation Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 rtm@obsidian.seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2909 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/robert-mcloskey

Dr. Anthony F. Mills Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • convection heat and mass transfer • condensation heat transfer • turbulent flows • ablation and transpiration cooling • perforated plate heat exchanges Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 amills@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-3583 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/anthony-mills

Dr. Laurent Pilon Associate Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • radiation transfer • biomedical engineering • energy and the environment • nanomaterials • waste heat harvesting • interfacial and transport phenomena • foams Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 37-132 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 pilon@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-5598 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/laurent-pilon

Dr. Owen I. Smith Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • combustion and combustion-generated air pollutants • hydrodynamics and chemical kinetics of combustion systems • semiconductor chemical vapor deposition • energy • fluid mechanics Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 37-140 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 osmith@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2125 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/owen-smith

Dr. Jason L. Speyer Distinguished Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • stochastic and deterministic optimal control and estimation with application to aerospace systems • guidance • flight control • flight mechanics Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137O Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 speyer@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-4451 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/jason-speyer

Dr. Tsu-Chin Tsao Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • modeling and control of dynamics systems with applications in mechanical systems • manufacturing processes • automotive systems • energy systems • digital control • repetitive and learning control • adaptive and optimal control • mechatronics Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 38-137L Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 ttsao@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-2819 Fax: 310-206-2302 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/tsu-chin-tsao

Dr. Richard Wirz Assistant Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • space and plasma propulsion • partially ionized plasma discharges • behavior of miniature plasma devices • spacecraft and space missions design • wind energy • solar thermal energy Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department BOX 951597, 46-147B Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 wirz@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-5489 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/richard-wirz

Dr. Daniel C. Yang Professor
Area(s) of Expertise • robotics and mechanisms • CAD/CAM systems • computer-controlled machines Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 dyang@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-206-8066 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/daniel-yang

Dr. Xiaolin Zhong Professor, Vice Chair
Area(s) of Expertise • computational fluid dynamics • hypersonic flow • high-order methods for high-speed flow simulation • numerical simulation of transient hypersonic flow with nonequilibrium real gas effects • instability and transition of hypersonic boundary layers • fluid mechanics Contact Information UCLA Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department Box 951597, 48-121 Engineering IV Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597 xiaolin@seas.ucla.edu Phone: 310-825-2905 Fax: 310-206-4830 http://www.mae.ucla.edu/people/faculty/xiaolin-zhong

Major Cross-Disciplinary Research Areas

Major Cross-Disciplinary Research Areas
Renewable Energy Mohamed Abdou Ivan Catton Jane P. Chang Panagiotis D. Christofides Vijay K. Dhir Bruce Dunn Rajit Gadh Nasr Ghoniem Yu Huang Diana Huffaker Yongho Sungtaek Ju Ann R. Karagozian James Liao Yunfeng Lu Vasilios Manousiouthakis Vidvuds Ozolins Laurent Pilon Selim Senkan Owen I. Smith Richard Wirz Yang Yang Healthcare Technologies Denise Aberle Abeer Alwan Gregory P. Carman Eric Pei-Yu Chiou Panagiotis Christofides Jason Cong Timothy J. Deming Dino Di Carlo Joseph DiStefano III James Dunn Jeff D. Eldredge Eleazar Eskin Petros Faloutsos Warren Grundfest Chih-Ming Ho Eric Hoek Louis Ignarro Jack W. Judy William J. Kaiser Daniel Kamei Andrea Kasko H. Pirouz Kavehpour William Klug Jin Hyung Lee Harold Monbouquette Aydogan Ozcan Gregory J. Pottie Vwani Roychowdhury Majid Sarrafzadeh Jacob Schmidt Tatiana Segura Yi Tang Demetri Terzopoulos Gerard Wong Benjamin Wu Water Yoram Cohen Panagiotis D. Christofides Eric Hoek Terri S. Hogue Jennifer A. Jay Shaily Mahendra Steven A. Margulis Michael Stenstrom Keith Stolzenbach Gerard Wong William W. G. Yeh Wireless Sensing and Networking Danijela Cabric Babak Daneshrad Suhas Diggavi Deborah Estrin Rajit Gadh Mario Gerla Jack W. Judy William J. Kaiser Songwu Lu Dejan Markovic Gregory J. Pottie Yahya Rahmat-Samii Izhak Rubin Mani Srivastava Majid Sarrafzadeh Paulo Tabuada Mihaela van der Schaar Yuanxun Ethan Wang Kung Yao

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Systems, Dynamics and Control Panagiotis Christofides Jim Davis James S. Gibson Alan J. Laub Vasilios Manousiouthakis Robert T. M’Closkey Ali Sayed Stefano Soatto Jason Speyer Paulo Tabuada Tsu-Chin Tsao Lieven Vandenberghe

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