Materials Science and Instrumentation (Professional Science Masters)

Materials Science and Instrumentation (Professional Science Masters)

Faculty

Steven Covey

Steven Covey

Professor
Department of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Exploiting interactions between mechanical design, material science, and manufacturing processes for product design and/or failure analysis including applications in the biomedical, aerospace, and computer industries. Specific areas include materials selection, finite element methods, composite materials, manufacturing processes, expert witness, fatigue and failure analysis, biaxial mechanical testing, microscopy, and design.
Kevin Haglin

Kevin Haglin

Professor
Department of Physics & Astronomy

Specialty: Transport and mean field modeling of many body systems
Matthew Julius

Matthew Julius

Professor
Department of Biology

Specialty: Ecology and systematics of algae, large lake limnology and paleolimnology
Russell Lidberg

Russell Lidberg

Assistant Professor
Department of Physics & Astronomy

Specialty: Organic semiconductor and optoelectronic materials and devices
Zengqiang (John) Liu

Zengqiang (John) Liu

Assistant Professor
Department of Physics & Astronomy

Specialty: Structures and phase transitions of smectic liquid crystals
Kenneth Miller

Kenneth Miller

Department of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Sarah Petitto

Sarah Petitto

Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Specialty: Physical surface chemistry
A. Serdar Sezen

A. Serdar Sezen

Department of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering

Biomedical transducers and medical device design; minimally invasive medical technology development; carbon nanotube based sensor technology; design, fabrication and control of MEMS sensors and actuators; passive (batteryless) wireless telemetry; microrobotics and control; kinematic synthesis and analysis of rigid and compliant mechanisms, industrial automation and control
John Sinko

John Sinko

Assistant Professor of Physics
Department of Physics and Astronomy

Speciality: Optics
Kannan Sivaprakasam

Kannan Sivaprakasam

Associate Professor of Chemistry
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry

Specialty: Polymer & materials science
Tim Vogt

Tim Vogt

Associate Professor
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering

Specialty: I.C. design, magnetic memories, solid state devices