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Julianna Abel

Julianna Abel
Benjamin Mayhugh Assistant Professor

 

Model-based design of smart material materials and structures with an emphasis on geometric and textile based architectures for the creation of novel actuators, sensors, and energy harvesters

Office: Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-
Fax: 612-
Email: jabel@umn.edu

Alptekin Aksan

Alptekin Aksan
Associate Professor

Cellular Biophysics, Biothermodynamics, Biostabilization/Biopreservation, Biomechanics, Bioheat and Mass Transfer, Hybrid Biomaterials, Phase Change Phenomena

Office: 241 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-6618
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: aaksan@umn.edu

Jennifer Alexander

Jennifer Alexander
Associate Professor

 

History of science and technology, modern industrial Europe

Office: 239 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-7309
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: alexa056@umn.edu

John Bischof

John Bischof
Distinguished McKnight
University Professor

 

Thermal therapies, cryopreservation, biopreservation and nanomedicine

Office: 200 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5513
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: bischof@umn.edu

Peter Bruggeman

Peter J. Bruggeman
Richard and Barbara Nelson Associate Professor

Plasma processes for environmental, biomedical and renewable energy technologies

Office: 2101D Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-8391
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: pbruggem@umn.edu

Tom Chase

Thomas Chase
Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

 

Engineering database design, computer-aided engineering, mechanism design, and stress analysis

Office: 305 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-0308
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: trchase@umn.edu

Tianhong Cui

Tianhong Cui
Professor

 

Micro/Nano Electro Mechanical Systems MEMS/NEMS, micro/nanomanufacturing and flexible electronics

Office: 2106 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-1636
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: cuixx006@umn.edu

Jane Davidson

Jane Davidson
Professor
Ronald L. and Janet A. Christenson Chair in Renewable Energy

 

Solar thermal energy systems, heat transfer and fluid mechanics

Office: 3101E Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-9850
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: jhd@umn.edu

Max Donath

Max Donath
Professor

 

Transportation: human centered control of vehicles, driver assistive technologies, human machine interfaces, emerging sensor technologies

Office: 211 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-2304
Fax: 612-625-8884
Email: donath@umn.edu

dumitrica

Traian Dumitricã
Associate Professor

 

Modeling and simulation of materials, nanomechanics, nano-scale heat and mass transport, multiscale computational tools for the nano-scale

Office: 244 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-3797
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: dtraian@umn.edu

Will Durfee

William Durfee
Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor

 

Design, system dynamics and applied control, biomechanics and neuromuscular physiology of human movement, human-machine interactions

Office: 2101B Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-0099
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: wkdurfee@umn.edu

cari dutcher

Cari Dutcher
Benjamin Mayhugh Assistant Professor

Dynamics of complex fluids and multiphase flows, toward environmental remediation.

Office: 111 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-0428
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: cdutcher@umn.edu

Erdman

Arthur Erdman
Richard C. Jordan Professor, Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor and Director,
Medical Devices Center

 

Biomedical engineering, medical device design

Office: 315 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-8580
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: agerdman@umn.edu

Sean Garrick

Sean Garrick
Professor

 

Computational fluid dynamics encompassing physical, analytical and numerical modeling of chemically reacting complex flows.

Office: 245 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-5741
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: sgarrick@umn.edu

girshick

Steven Girshick
Kenneth T. Whitby Professor and Director of Graduate Studies

 

Plasmas, nanoparticle synthesis and processing, nanoparticle-based manufacturing and nucleation theory

Office: 2101E Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5315
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: slg@umn.edu

Richard Goldstein

Richard Goldstein
Regents and
James J. Ryan Professor

 

Fluid mechanics, heat transfer and thermodynamics

Office: 232 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5552
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: rjgme@umn.edu

Chris Hogan

Chris Hogan
Benjamin Mayhugh Assistant Professor and McKnight Land-Grant Professor

 

Aerosol physics and chemistry, design of new instrumentation

Office: 103 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-8312
Fax: 612-626-1382
Email: hogan108@umn.edu

Jiarong Hong

Jiarong Hong
Benjamin Mayhugh Assistant Professor

Using experimental tools to study turbulent flow and flow-structure interactions in renewable energy and environmental applications.

Office: 233 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-4562
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: jhong@umn.edu

Allison Hubel

Allison Hubel
Professor

 

Biopreservation, microfluidics, biomaterials for ophthalmic applications

Office: 2101C Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-4451
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: hubel001@umn.edu

David Kittelson

David Kittelson
Frank Rowley Professor

 

Energy conversion, alternative fuels, characterization of particles from high temperature, high pressure streams, engine sensors, diagnostics

Office: 215 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1808
Fax: 612-624-1578
Email: kitte001@umn.edu

Barney Klamecki

Barney Klamecki
Professor

 

Machine and mechanical process monitoring, magnetic treatment of manufactured parts

Office: 325B Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-0703
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: klamecki@umn.edu

Uwe Kortshagen

Uwe Kortshagen
Distinguished McKnight
University Professor and
Department Head

 

Plasma processes for advanced technological applications; radio frequency sustained plasmas used for semiconductor manufacturing and for advanced light sources.

Office: 1100C Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-2546
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: kortshagen@umn.edu

tim kowalewski

Tim Kowalewski
Richard and Barbara Nelson Assistant Professor

Surgical robotics, medical devices, and simulation. Computational surgery, design, and instrumentation.

Office: 207 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-0054
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: timk@umn.edu

Tom Kuehn

Thomas Kuehn
Professor

 

Fluid mechanics and heat and mass transfer, bioaerosols, and other topics related to energy use and indoor environments in buildings.

Office: 3101C Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-4520
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: kuehn001@umn.edu

Francis Kilacki

Francis Kulacki
Professor

 

Heat transfer, fluid mechanics and thermodynamics. Convective heat transfer in porous media, boiling, micro-channel flow and heat transfer, and heat and mass transfer in frost formation and melting.

Office: 121 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-3807
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: kulac001@umn.edu

Perry Li

Perry Y. Li
Professor

 

Control and mechatronics systems; compact and efficient fluid power; hydraulic hybrid vehicles; capture and storage of renewable energy; human-interactive machines; control of color printing processes; surgical robots.

Office: 309 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-7815
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: lixxx099@umn.edu

Sue Mantell

Susan Mantell
Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor and Associate
Department Head

 

Manufacturing and design with composite materials, function of embedded micromechanical sensors

Office: 1100A Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1324
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: smantell@umn.edu

Peter McMurry

Peter McMurry
Kenneth T. Whitby Professor

 

Theoretical and experimental studies of aerosol systems and aerosol instrumentation

Office: 272 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-2817
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: mcmurry@umn.edu

northrop

Will Northrop
Richard and Barbara Nelson Assistant Professor

Engine emissions and after treatment, alternative fuels, sustainable energy technology, thermodynamics and efficiency, combustion processes

Office: 209 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-6854
Email: wnorthro@umn.edu

David Pui

David Pui
Distinguished McKnight
University Professor and L M Fingerson/TSI Chair in Mechanical Engineering

 

Aerosol Science and technology, nanoparticle production and measurement, nano-contamination research, filtration and separation technology

Office: 3101F Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-2537
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: dyhpui@umn.edu

Rajesh Rajamani

Rajesh Rajamani
Professor

 

Sensor technologies and control systems for automotive and biomedical applications

Office: 203 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-7961
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: rajamani@umn.edu

Lian Shen

Lian Shen
Benjamin Mayhugh Associate Professor

Fluid mechanics, computational fluid dynamics, turbulence, waves, renewable energy

Office: 229 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7527
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: shen@umn.edu

Terry Simon

Terrence Simon
Ernst G. Eckert Professor

 

Experiments in heat and momentum transfer in turbulent, transitional and unsteady flows and heat transfer with change of phase

Office: 235 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5831
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: simon002@umn.edu

Eph Sparrow

Ephraim Sparrow
Morse Alumni Distinguished Teaching Professor and College of Science and Engineering Distinguished Professor

 

Generalist who works on broad range of problems encompassing mechanical engineering principles focusing on industrial applications

Office: 238 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5502
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: esparrow@umn.edu

Kim Stelson

Kim Stelson
Professor and Director of the Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

 

Fluid power that is compact and efficient

Office: 311 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-7168
Fax: 612-626-7165
Email: kstelson@umn.edu

Paul Strykowski

Paul Strykowski
Morse Alumni Professor and Associate Dean for Undergraduate Programs

 

Fundamental physics and applied fluid mechanics of nonreacting and reacting free shear flows

Office: 115 Lind Hall
Phone: 612-626-2008
Fax: 612-624-5230
Email: pstry@umn.edu

Zongxuan Sun

Zongxuan Sun
Associate Professor

 

Dynamic systems and control, mechatronics, and applications to automotive propulsion systems

Office: 3110 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-2107
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: zsun@umn.edu

Kumar Tamma

Kumar Tamma
Professor

 

Computational mechanics, development and applicability of computational methods and computer-aided analysis

Office: 2104 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1821
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: ktamma@umn.edu

van de ven

James Van de Ven
Richard and Barbara Nelson Assistant Professor

Applying machine design to efficient energy conversion and storage, primarily in the mechanical and fluid power domains

Office: 307 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-2499
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: vandeven@umn.edu
wang Xiaojia "XJ" Wang
Benjamin Mayhugh Assistant Professor
Energy transport and conversion at small spatial and temporal scales Office: 303 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1583
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: wang4940@umn.edu
yang

Rusen Yang
Richard and Barbara Nelson Assistant Professor

 

Nanogenerators based on piezoelectric nanostructures; design, synthesis and analysis of nanostructures

Office: 113 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-4318
Fax: 612-625-6069
Email: yangr@umn.edu

Emeritus Faculty

Perry Blackshear

Perry Blackshear
Professor Emeritus

 

Alternative energy sources and bioengineering


Email: black012@umn.edu

Ed Fletcher

Edward Fletcher
Professor Emeritus

 

Applied thermodynamics, high-temperature solar thermal, thermochemical and electrochemical processes and combustion.


Email: fletcher@umn.edu

Darrell A. Frohrib

Darrell Frohrib
Professor Emeritus

 

Vibration and shock in machine and structural systems, innovation in design decision processes, biomedical engineering


Email: frohr001@umn.edu

Joachim Heberlein

Joachim Heberlein
(1939-2014)
Professor Emeritus

IN MEMORIAM

 

Plasma technology, arc-electrode effects, arc instabilities, plasma boundary layers and plasma chemical reactions

Email: jvrh@umn.edu

Warren Ibele

Warren Ibele
Professor Emeritus

 

Theoretical and applied thermodynamics, transport properties, fluid mechanics and heat and mass transfer


Email: warrenibele@gmail.com

Tarald Kvalseth

Tarald Kvålseth
Professor Emeritus

Principal research interests are in the area of human factors/ergonomics

Email: kvals001@umn.edu

Ben Liu

Benjamin Liu
Regents Professor Emeritus

 

Aerosol science and technology, electrical properties of aerosol particles, filtration and contamination control, measurement and sampling


Email: liuxx001@umn.edu

virgil marple

Virgil Marple
Professor Emeritus
retired, 2012

Particle technology and aerosol science, development of experimental instruments

Email: marpl001@umn.edu

Kim Stelson

Katsuhiko Ogata
Professor Emeritus

 

Discrete-time control systems, mathematical modeling, optimization problems


Email: ogata001@umn.edu

Suhas Patankar

Suhas Patankar
Professor Emeritus

 

Numerical prediction techniques for practical problems involving heat transfer and fluid flow


Email: patan001@umn.edu

Emil Pfender

Emil Pfender
Professor Emeritus

 

Arc technology, plasma heat transfer


Email: pfender@umn.edu

Subiah Ramalingam

Subbiah Ramalingam
Professor Emeritus
retired, 2010

 

Modeling thin films for tribological applications, intelligent sensors, real-time sensing for manufacturing automation


Email: s-ram@umn.edu

Jim Ramsey

James Ramsey
Professor Emeritus
retired, 2011

Heat transfer and fluid mechanics with respect to thermal environmental engineering and solar energy

Office: 3106 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-8390
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: jwramsey@umn.edu

Patrick Starr

Patrick Starr
Professor Emeritus
retired, 2008

 

Creation of models to describe and analyze the behavior of sociotechnical systems, strategies for sensitivity analysis of large-scale dynamic models.
Also advised the solar vehicle program.


Email: starr001@umn.edu

Affiliated Faculty

Roger Arndt
Professor Emeritus, Civil Engineering
Affiliate Senior Member

arndt001@umn.edu

Victor Barocas
Professor, Biomedical Engineering
Affiliate Senior Member

baroc001@umn.edu

Alex Fok
Assoc Professor, Dentistry
Affiliate Senior Member

alexfok@umn.edu

Tryphon Georgiou
Professor - Electrical and Computer Engr
Affiliate Senior Member

tryphon@umn.edu

Paul Iaizzo
Professor, Surgery
Affiliate Senior Member

iaizzo001@umn.edu

Barry Kudrowitz
Asst Professor, Product Design
Affiliate Member/Advising

barryk@umn.edu

Nikolas Papanikolopoulos
Professor, Computer Science and Eng
Affiliate Senior Member

npapas@cs.umn.edu

Peter Seiler, Jr.
Assistant Professor, Aerospace/Mech
Affiliate Senior Member

seile017@umn.edu

Fotis Sotiropoulos
Professor, Civil Engineering
Affiliate Senior Member

fotis@umn.edu

 

Name and Title

Inducted

 
Ernst Eckert

Ernst Eckert
Regents Professor (deceased)

 

1970


Richard Goldstein

Richard Goldstein
Regents Professor

 

1985

 

Richard Jordan

Richard Jordan
Professor Emeritus (deceased)

 

1975

 

Ben Liu

Benjamin Y. H. Liu
Regents Professor Emeritus

1987

 
Emil Pfender

Emil Pfender
Professor Emeritus

1986

 
Ramalingam

Subbiah Ramaligam
Professor Emeritus

1998

 
Ephraim Sparrow

Ephraim Sparrow
Professor

1986

 
whitby Kenneth T. Whitby
Professor Emeritus (deceased)

1978

 

Jump to A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z - student assistants

Lee Alexander

Lee Alexander
Research Fellow

 

Professor Rajesh Rajamani
Sensors

Office: 350 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-4817
Email: alexa035@umn.edu

angelino

Matteo Angelino
Research Fellow

Professor Richard Goldstein
Turbulent Heat Transfer

Office: 236 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-222-2510
Email: mangelin@umn.edu

brad bohlmann

Brad Bohlmann
Sustainability Director

Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

Office: 325C Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-1795
Fax: 612-626-7165
Email: bohlmann@umn.edu

Alyssa Burger

Alyssa Burger
Outreach Director

Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

Office: 325F Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4991
Fax: 612-626-7165
Email: alyssa@umn.edu

Chen

Sheng-Chieh (Shawn) Chen
Research Associate

Professor David Pui
Center for Filtration Research and Particle Tech Laboratory

Office: 3100 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-7016
Email: chens@umn.edu

cooper

Jennifer Cooper
Assistant Scientist

Professor Max Donath
HumanFIRST Laboratory

Office: L113 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7118
Email: cooperj@umn.edu

creaser

Janet Creaser
Research Fellow

 

Professor Max Donath
HumanFIRST Laboratory

Office: L109 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7118
Email: creaser@umn.edu

Jennifer Dahal

Jennifer Dahal
Executive Office Administrative Specialist

 

Support to professors, Particle Tech Lab, Short Courses

Office: 3101 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-8111
Fax: 625-6069
Email: jdahal@umn.edu

brian davis

Brian Davis
Research Fellow

Professor Max Donath
Intelligent Vehicles Lab

Office: L107 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-0323
Email: davis862@umn.edu

rosemary davis

Rosemary Davis
Student Support Services
Assistant

Co-op Program

Office: 1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5326
Fax: 612-624-2010
Email: davis943@umn.edu

Peter Easterlund

Peter Easterlund
Simulator Manager

 

Professor Max Donath
HumanFIRST Laboratory

Office: 358 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-9130
Email: petere@umn.edu

Edwards

Chris Edwards
Research Fellow

Professor Max Donath
HumanFIRST Laboratory

Office: L115 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4614
Email: edwards@umn.edu

fritze

Annette Fritze
Principal Accounts Specialist

Support for Max Donath

Office: 213 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-6023
Fax: 612-625-8884
Email: fritz283@umn.edu

John Gardner

John Gardner
Coordinator - Academic Advisor

 

Contact for graduate education applications for Mechanical Engineering and Industrial & Systems Engineering

Office:1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-2009
Fax: 612-624-2010
Email:gardn032@umn.edu

Gilasevitch

Julie Gilasevitch
Principal Office and Administrative Specialist

Purchasing

Office: 101 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-4099
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: gilas002@umn.edu

Lissy Gonring

Lissy Gonring
Accountant

 

Sponsored and Non-Sponsored Accounting

Office: 1100 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-3498
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: meacctng@umn.edu

Gust

Mike Gust
Associate Program Director

Professor Kim Stelson
Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

Office: 325D Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4956
Email: mjgust@umn.edu

Lesley Hancock

Lesley Hancock
Principal Office and Administrative Specialist

Support for Professor Terry Simon

Office: 231 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-4533
Email: lhancock@umn.edu

Don Haney

Donald Haney
Communications Director

 

Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

Office: 331 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4957
Fax: 612-626-7165
Email: hane0001@umn.edu

Hathaway

Brandon Hathaway
Research Associate

Professor Jane Davidson
Solar Energy Laboratory

Office: 115 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-8663
Email: hatha050@umn.edu

Hokan

Hokan
Systems Administrator

 

Enet - Network Support

Office: 152 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-9800
Email: hokan@umn.edu

Jenny Holden

Jenny Holden
Associate Administrator

 

Design of Medical Devices Conference, Medical Devices Center

Office: 313 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-2547
Fax: 612-626-2548
Email: rampi002@umn.edu

Hovde

Heidi Hovde
Principal Office and Administrative Specialist

 

Front office and
administration support
to Pam Wilson

Office: 1100 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-0140
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: hhovde@umn.edu

Ish Am Radian

Adi Ish Am Radian
Research Specialist

 

Professor Alptekin Aksan
Bioencapsulation/hybrid materials for water remediation

Office: 156 Gortner Hall
Phone:
Email: aishamra@umn.edu

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Gail Johansen
Accountant I

Sponsored and Non-sponsored Accounts

Office:1100 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-6645
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: meacctng@umn.edu

trisha johnson

Trisha Johnson
Program Associate

Design of Medical Devices Conference,
Medical Devices Center

Office: 246 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-5642
Fax: 612-626-2548
Email: johnsont@umn.edu

Larriba-Andaluz

Carlos Larriba-Andaluz
Research Associate

 

Office: 2101A Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-1517
Email: clarriba@umn.edu

lassegard

Margaux Lassegard
Principal Accounts Specialist

Payroll Assistance

Office: 1103 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-3355
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: mepay@umn.edu

Lo

Charles Lo
Research Fellow

Thomas E. Murphy Engines Laboratory

Office: 455 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-0866
Email: charlesl@umn.edu

loeffler

Peter Loeffler
Student Support Services Assistant

Co-op Program

Office: 1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5326
Email: ploeffle@umn.edu

Richard Maharaj

Richard Maharaj

ME Building Assistant

Office: 163 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1301
Email: nmaharaj@umn.edu

Paul Markfort

Paul Markfort
Info Tech Professional

 

Enet - network services

Office: 152 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-9800
Email: paulfm@umn.edu

Arvind Menon

Arvind Menon
Research Fellow

 

Professor Max Donath
Intelligent Vehicles

Office: L134 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4374
Email: meno0012@umn.edu

millard

Audrey Millard
Communications Coordinator

ME department website updates, communications, social media, photography

Office: 1100 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-0738
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: amillard@umn.edu

Karon Mooney

Karon Mooney
Executive Assistant to the
Department Head

 

Faculty career milestones, visas, searches

Office: 1100 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-2289
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: mooney@umn.edu

morris

Nichole Morris
Research Associate

Professor Max Donath
HumanFIRST Laboratory

Office: L115 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4614
Email: nlmorris@umn.edu

Ray Muno

Ray Muno
Computer Systems
Administrator

 

Enet - network services

Office: 152 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-9800
Email: muno@umn.edu

Bernard Olson

Bernard Olson
Research Associate

 

Professor Virgil Marple
Environmental Eng

Office: 3101A Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7807
Email: olso0209@umn.edu

Tori Piorek

Tori Piorek
Executive Office and Administrative Specialist

 

Support to professors, Design & Robot Show, Budget Preparation

Office: 2101 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-6808
Fax: 612-625-4344
Email: pior0003@umn.edu

rivard

Jill Rivard
Student Support Services
Assistant

Co-op Program

Office: 1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5326
Fax: 612-624-2010
Email: rivar069@umn.edu

rowell

James Rowell
Asst Lab Machinist

Student Shop

Office: 180 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7855
Email: jprowell@umn.edu

saari

Anne Saari
Student Support Services Assistant

Co-op Program

Office: 1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5326
Email: saari074@umn.edu

Katie Sharpe

Katie Sharpe
Executive Operations/
Student Services Specialist

Support to ISyE Department
and ME Finance

Office: 130 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-1582
Fax: 612-624-0944
Email: shar0154@umn.edu

Jeanne Sitzmann

Jeanne Sitzmann
Student Support Services Associate

 

Undergraduate Education

Office: 1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5842
Fax: 612-624-2010
Email: sitzm001@umn.edu

Stolzenburg

Mark Stolzenburg
Research Associate

 

Professor Peter McMurry
Aerosol and nano-particle instrumentation development

Office: 272 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-6353
Email: mstolz@umn.edu

Thomas

Daniel Thomas
Research Fellow

Research Fellow

Office: 301 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-0098
Email: dthomas@umn.edu
ton

Alice Ton
Assistant Scientist

Professor Max Donath
HumanFIRST Laboratory

Office: L115 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4614
Email: aton@umn.edu
Pam Wilson

Pamela Wilson
Assistant to the Department Head

 

Certified approver, fellowships, scholarships, policy compliance, problem solving

Office: 1100B Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-9315
Fax: 612-626-1854
Email: pwilson@umn.edu

Lisa Wissbaum

Lisa Wissbaum
Administrative Director

 

Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

Office: 325E Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-4993
Fax: 612-626-7165
Email: wiss0022@umn.edu

Yang

Jihua Yang
Research Associate

 

Professor Uwe Kortshagen
Kortshagen Research Group
High Temperature and Plasma Laboratory

Office: 3 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-3504
Fax: 612-624-1578
Email: yangj@umn.edu

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Darrick Zarling
Scientist

 

Professor David Kittelson
Biofuels

Office: 461 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-3504
Fax: 612-624-1578
Email: dzarling@umn.edu

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Peter Zimmermann
Student Shop Supervisor

 

Student Shop

Office: 180 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7855
Email: zimme049@umn.edu

 

Student Assistants

beane

Alex Beane

Student Shop Assistant

Office: 180 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7855
Email: beane010@umn.edu

bestland

Jordan Bestland

Student Shop Assistant

Office: 180 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7855
Email: bestl020@umn.edu

Binder

Laura Binder

Payroll Student Office Assistant

Office: 1103 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-3355
Fax: 612-626-9503
Email: mepay@umn.edu

Hempe

Hannah Hempe

Student Office Assistant

Office: 163 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1301
Email: hempe025@umn.edu

jun

Haewon Jun

Student Office Assistant

Office: 1103 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-624-3355
Fax: 612-626-9503
Email: junxx068@umn.edu

James Kolar

Student Office Assistant

Office: 163 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-1301
Email: kolar051@umn.edu

mcdonald

Michelle McDonald

Student Shop Assistant

Office: 180 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-7855
Email: mcdon958@umn.edu

Nadeau

Kelly Nadeau

Office Assistant - Compact and Efficient Fluid Power

Office: 331 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-626-1876
Email: nadea083@umn.edu

prickle

Veronica Prickel

Co-op Student Office Assistant

Office: 1120 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5326
Fax: 612-624-2010
Email: prick014@umn.edu

sartor

Hannah Sartor

Student Office Assistant - Purchasing

Office: 101 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-4099
Fax: 612-626-2548
Email: sart0054@umn.edu

Schiferl

Annie Schiferl

Assistant to Professor Richard Goldstein

Office: 232 Mechanical Engineering
Phone: 612-625-5552
Email: schif115@umn.edu

 

 

 

 

Ganguly

Shreyashi Ganguly
sganguly@umn.edu
Office: 7 Mechanical Engineering

Gladen

Adam Gladen
glad0092@umn.edu
Office: Mechanical Engineering

 

Shigeru Kimoto
skimoto@umn.edu

Office: 3102 Mechanical Engineering

manuchehrabadi

Navid Manuchehrabadi
manuc001@umn.edu

Office: 201 Mechanical Engineering

metcalf

Andrew Metcalf
ametcalf@umn.edu
Office: 271 Mechanical Engineering

ni

Yuxiang Ni
yni@umn.edu
Office: 240 Mechanical Engineering

 

Qisheng Ou
qou@umn.edu
Office: 3100 Mechanical Engineering

qin

Zhenpeng Qin
qinxx034@umn.edu
Office: 205 Mechanical Engineering

 

Shurik Yatom
syatom@umn.edu
Office: L106 Mechanical Engineering

 

Junjie Zhu
jzhu@umn.edu
Office: 9 Mechanical Engineering