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Concurrent Faculty

Research Faculty

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Teaching Faculty 

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Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty

Basar Bilgicer

Associate Professor

Office: 205C McCourtney Hall
Phone: 574.631.1429
Email: bbilgicer@nd.edu

Lab: 231E-H McCourtney Hall

Website

Research Areas

  • Nanomedicine and targeted drug delivery in cancers
  • Selective inhibition of allergic responses and autoimmunity
  • Multivalent biomolecular interactions
  • Biosensor development
Paul Bohn

Paul Bohn

    Arthur J. Schmitt Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


    Office: 318 Stinson-Remick
    Phone: 574.631.1849
    Email: pbohn@nd.edu

    Lab: 319, 322, 323 Stinson-Remick

    Website

    Research Areas

    • Chemical sensors
    • Lab-on-a-chip/micro total analytical systems
    • Bioimaging

    Joan Brennecke

    Joan Brennecke

    Keating-Crawford Professor

    Office: 180 Fitzpatrick Hall
    Phone: 574.631.5847
    Email: jfb@nd.edu

    Lab: 310-311 Stinson-Remick

    Website

    Research Areas

    • Ionic liquids
    • Supercritical fluids
    • Thermodynamics
    • Environmentally conscious chemical process design


    Merlin L. Bruening

    Professor

     Office: 140C McCourtney Hall                             Phone: 574.631.3024

    Email: mbruenin@nd.edu

    Lab: 1st Floor McCourtney Hall

    Research Areas

    • Highly selective membranes for ion separations
    • Affinity membranes for protein isolation
    • Mass spectrometry-based antibody sequencing and characterization
    • Enzymatic membrane reactors for controlled protein digestion

    Hsueh-Chia Chang

    Hsueh-Chia Chang

    Bayer Corporation Chair of Chemical Engineering, Professor

    Office: 118B Cushing Hall
    Phone: 574.631.5697
    Email: hchang@nd.edu

    Website

    Research Areas

    • Microfluidics
    • Electrokinetics
    • Biosensing
    • Plasmonics

    Thomas Degnan

    Anthony Earley Professor of Energy and the Environment

    Office: 240C McCourtney Hall
    Phone: 574.631.2617
    Email: tdegnan1@nd.edu

      Research Areas

      • Heterogeneous catalysis
      • Industrial chemical production
      • Chemical process innovation
      • Hydrocarbon fuels production
      Rulian Guo

      Ruilan Guo

      Assistant Professor

      Office: 205E McCourtney Hall
      Phone: 574.631.3453
      Email: rguo@nd.edu

      Lab: 223A McCourtney Hall

      Research Areas

      • Design, synthesis and characterization of functional polymer materials
      • Polymer and polymer-based membrane gas separations
      • Polyelectrolyte membrane fuel cells

      Jason Hicks

      Jason Hicks

      Associate Professor

      Office: 240B McCourtney Hall
      Phone: 574.631.3661
      Email: jhicks3@nd.edu

      Lab: 259 McCourtney Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Organic/inorganic hybrid catalysts
      • Catalytic conversion of biomass to Fuels
      • Synthesis and characterization of materials and catalysts

      Davide Hill

      Davide Hill

      Associate Professor

      Office: 173 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.8487
      Email: hill.1@nd.edu

      Lab: A68 Fitzpatrick Hall

      Research Areas

      • Polymer physics
      • Polymeric and low molecular weight liquid crystals
      • Particles dispersions in structured fluids
      • Adhesive and cohesive failure of polymer melts

      Jeffrey Kantor

      Jeffrey Kantor

      Professor

      Office: 176 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.5797
      Email: kantor.1@nd.edu

      Lab: B-2 Fitzpatrick Hall

      Research Areas

      • Integration of quantitative finance and control theory for process operations
      Peter Kilpatrick

      Peter Kilpatrick

      Professor and Matthew H.
      McCloskey Dean of the College
      of Engineering


      Office: 257 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.5534
      Email: pkilpat1@nd.edu

      Lab: A50 & A70 Fitzpatrick Hall

      Research Areas

      • Surfacant and interfacial science
      • Fluid microstructure
      • Colloidal aggregates
      • Phase equilibria
      • Biotechnology

      David Leighton

      David Leighton

      Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

      Office: 240E McCourtney Hall
      Phone: 574.631.6698
      Email: dtl@nd.edu

      Lab: B03 McCourtney Hall

      Research Areas

      • Suspension mechanics
      • Separations
      Edward Maginn

      Edward Maginn

      Dorini Family Professor of Energy Studies and Department Chair

      Office: 182 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.5687
      Email: ed@nd.edu

      Lab: 150 Fitzpatrick Hall, COMSEL

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Molecular modeling
      • Ionic liquids
      • Actinides
      • Thermodynamics
      Mark  McCready

      Mark McCready

      Professor

      Office: 240G McCourtney Hall
      Phone: 574.631.7146
      Email: mjm@nd.edu

      Lab: B03A McCourtney Hall

      Research Areas

      • Multiphase flows
      • Ionic liquid technologies
      • Nucleation and phase change
      Paul McGinn

      Paul McGinn

      Professor

      Office: 178 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.6151
      Email: pmcginn@nd.edu

      Lab: B-10 Fitzpatrick Hall, 327 Stinson-Remick

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Combinatorial materials processing
      • Thin film processing
      • Diesel soot catalysis
      • Ceramics processing
      William Phillip

      William A. Phillip

      Assistant Professor

      Office: 205F McCourtney Hall
      Phone: 574.631.2708
      Email: wphillip@nd.edu

      Lab: 225A-B McCourtney Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Chemical separation processes at the water-energy nexus
      • Membrane materials and fabrication
      • Mass transfer
      • Structure-property-performance relationships in membrane systems

      Jennifer Schaefer

      Assistant Professor

      Office: 205G McCourtney Hall                                 Phone: 574-631-5114                                         Email: jschaef6@nd.edu

      Lab: 227A-B McCourtney Hall

      Research Areas

      • Ion transport and reaction in polymers, composite materials , fluids, and at interfaces
      • High energy density electrochemical energy storage devices 
      William Schneider

      William Schneider

      H. Clifford and Evelyn A. Brosey Professor of Engineering and Director of Graduate Studies


      Office: 123B Cushing Hall
      Phone: 574.631.8754
      Email: wschneider@nd.edu

      Lab: 150 Fitzpatrick Hall, COMSEL

      Website


      Research Areas

      • Applied density functional theory
      • Heterogeneous catalysis
      • Chemistry of ionic liquids


      Mark Stadtherr

      Mark Stadtherr

      Keating-Crawford Professor

      Office: 118A Cushing Hall
      Phone: 574.631.9318
      Email: markst@nd.edu

      Lab: 324 Cushing Hall, 150 Fitzpatrick Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Modeling and computation
      • Energy and sustainability
      • Global optimization
      • Ionic liquids

      Matthew J. Webber

      Assistant Professor

       Office: 205B McCourtney Hall                                       Phone: 574.631.4246                                        Email: mwebber@nd.edu

      Lab: 2nd Floor McCourtney Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Supramolecular Biomaterials
      • "Smart" Drug Deliveries and Diagnostics
      • Bio-Inspired Materials
      • Regenerative Medicine
      Whitmer

      Jonathan K. Whitmer

      Assistant Professor

      Office: 122A Cushing Hall
      Phone: 574.631.1417
      Email: jwhitme1@nd.edu

      Lab: 150 Fitzpatrick Hall, COMSEL

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Computational Simulation

      Jeremiah Zartman

      Jeremiah Zartman

      Assistant Professor

      Office: 205D McCourtney Hall
      Phone: 574.631.0455
      Email: jzartman@nd.edu

      Lab: 231 McCourtney Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Biological systems
      • Developmental biology
      • Growth control
      • Regeneration

        

      Concurrent Faculty 

      Patricia Clark

      Patricia Clark

      Concurrent Professor

      Office: 445 Stepan Hall
      Phone: 574.631.8353
      Email: pclark1@nd.edu

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Protein folding and aggregation
      • Protein translation
      • Outer membrane secretion in gram-negative bacteria

      David Go

      David Go

      Concurrent Professor

      Office: 370 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.8394
      Email: dgo@nd.edu

      Research Areas

      • Microplasmas and microdischarges
      • Electrohydrodynamics
      • Mass spectrometry
      • Energy harvesting and nanoscale energy transport

      kamat

      Prashant Kamat

      Concurrent Professor

      Office: 206/235 Radiation Lab
      Phone: 574.631.5411
      Email: kamat.1@nd.edu

      Lab: 223 Radiation Laboratory

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Energy & environment/catalysis
      • Materials/interfacial chemistry
      • Materials/catalysis
      • Energy conversion and storage

      Zachary Schultz

      Zachary Schultz

      Concurrent Associate Professor

      Office: 224 Nieuwland Science Hall
      Phone: 574.631.1853
      Email: Schultz.41@nd.edu

      Lab: 244 B & C Nieuwland Science Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Spectroscopic imaging
      • Ultrasensitive detection
      • Bio-interface characterization
      • Noble metal plasmonic structures

        

      Research Faculty 

      Alexander Mukasyan

      Alexander Mukasyan

      Research Professor                                            

      Office: 210 Stinson-Remick
      Phone: 574.631.9825
      Email: amoukasi@nd.edu

      Lab: B-21 Fitzpatrick Hall

      Website

      Research Areas

      • Nanotechnology
      • High energy density materials
      • Novel alternative energy sources

      senapati

      Satyajyoti Senapati

      Research Assistant Professor

      Office: 321 Stinson-Remick
      Phone: 574.631.2304
      Email: ssenapat@nd.edu

      Lab: 304 Stinson-Remick

      Research Areas

      • Biosensing and biomarkers

        

      Professional Specialist

      Tanyel Kiziltepe

      Assistant Professional Specialist

       Office: 174 Fitzpatrick                                                                  Phone: 574.631.1603                                                                  Email: tkiziltepe@nd.edu

      Research Areas

      • Pre-clinical drug validation in Cancers
      • Nanoparticle based drug delivery
      • Biochemical stabilization of biomolecular therapeutics
      Salma Saddawi

      Salma Saddawi

      Professional Specialist

      Office: 211 Stinson-Remick
      Phone: 574.631.3324
      Email: ssaddawi@nd.edu

      Lab: 205 Stinson-Remick

      Website                                                                    

      Research Areas

      • Environmental and biotechnology

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      Michael J. Svarovsky

      Adjunct Assistant Professor

                                                                                                   
      Office: 122C Cushing
      Phone: 574.631.0995
      Email: msvarovs@nd.edu

                                  

      Jennifer Ehren

      Adjunct Assistant Professor

      Emeritus Faculty

      Albert Miller

                                   

      Albert Miller

      Professor Emeritus

      Office: 165 Fitzpatrick Hall
      Phone: 574.631.8307
      Email: miller.3@nd.edu

                                                                                    

      Research Areas

      • Corrosion inhibition of aluminum alloys

      William Strieder

      William Strieder

      Professor Emeritus

      Office: 219 Cushing Hall
      Phone: 574.631.5648
      Email: william.c.strieder.1@nd.edu

      Lab: 219 Cushing Hall

      Research Areas

      • Heat and mass transfer in porous media
      • Interfacial phenomena
      • Statistical mechanics and kinetic theory
      • Applied mathematics

      Edwardo Wolf

      Eduardo Wolf

      Anthony Earley Professor of Energy and Environment Emeritus

      Office: 305 Cushing Hall
      Phone: 574.631.5897
      Email: ewolf@nd.edu

      Lab: A67 Fitzpatrick Hall

      Research Areas

      • Heterogeneous catalysis
      • Photocatalysis
      • Hydrogen generation
      • Reaction generation