Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

48-121 Engineering IV
Box 951597
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1597

310-825-7793
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Timothy S. Fisher, Ph.D., Chair
H. Pirouz Kavehpour, Ph.D., Vice Chair
Chang-Jin (CJ) Kim, Ph.D., Vice Chair
Ajit K. Mal, Ph.D., Vice Chair

Scope and Objectives
Undergraduate Study
Graduate Study
Fields of Study
Centers, Facilities, and Laboratories
Faculty Areas of Thesis Guidance
Courses

Faculty Roster

Professors

Mohamed A. Abdou, Ph.D.

Gregory P. Carman, Ph.D.

Yong Chen, Ph.D.

Pei-Yu Chiou, Ph.D.

Vijay K. Dhir, Ph.D.

Jeffrey D. Eldredge, Ph.D.

Timothy S. Fisher, Ph.D. (John P. and Claudia H. Schauerman Endowed Professor of Engineering)

Rajit Gadh, Ph.D.

Nasr M. Ghoniem, Ph.D.

James S. Gibson, Ph.D.

Vijay Gupta, Ph.D.

Dennis W. Hong, Ph.D.

Tetsuya Iwasaki, Ph.D.

Y. Sungtaek Ju, Ph.D.

Ann R. Karagozian, Ph.D.

H. Pirouz Kavehpour, Ph.D.

Chang-Jin (CJ) Kim, Ph.D. (Volgenau Endowed Professor of Engineering)

J. John Kim, Ph.D. (Rockwell Collins Professor of Engineering)

Adrienne G. Lavine, Ph.D.

Xiaochun Li, Ph.D. (Raytheon Company Professor of Manufacturing Engineering)

Kuo-Nan Liou, Ph.D.

Ajit K. Mal, Ph.D.

Robert T. M’Closkey, Ph.D.

Ali Mosleh, Ph.D., NAE (Evalyn Knight Professor of Engineering)

Jayathi Y. Murthy, Ph.D., Dean

Laurent G. Pilon, Ph.D.

Jacob Rosen, Ph.D.

Jason L. Speyer, Ph.D. (Ronald and Valerie Sugar Endowed Professor of Engineering)

Tsu-Chin Tsao, Ph.D.

Xiaolin Zhong, Ph.D.

Professors Emeriti

Oddvar O. Bendiksen, Ph.D.

Ivan Catton, Ph.D. (Research Professor)

Peretz P. Friedmann, Sc.D.

Chih-Ming Ho, Ph.D. (Ben Rich Lockheed Martin Professor Emeritus of Aeronautics)

Robert E. Kelly, Sc.D.

Anthony F. Mills, Ph.D.

D. Lewis Mingori, Ph.D.

Peter A. Monkewitz, Ph.D.

Philip F. O’Brien, M.S.

Lucien A. Schmit, Jr., M.S.

Owen I. Smith, Ph.D.

Richard Stern, Ph.D.

Russell A. Westmann, Ph.D.

Daniel C.H. Yang, Ph.D.

Associate Professors

Robert N. Candler, Ph.D.

Elisa Franco, Ph.D.

Jaime Marian, Ph.D.

Veronica J. Santos, Ph.D.

Kunihiko (Sam) Taira, Ph.D.

Richard E. Wirz, Ph.D.

Assistant Professors

Artur Davoyan, Ph.D.

Jonathan B. Hopkins, Ph.D.

Yongjie Hu, Ph.D.

M. Khalid Jawed, Ph.D.

Lihua Jin, Ph.D.

Raymond M. Spearrin, Ph.D.

Lecturers

Ravnesh C. Amar, Ph.D.

Amiya K. Chatterjee, Ph.D.

Robert J. Kinsey, Ph.D.

Damian M. Toohey, M.S.

Adjunct Professors

Dan M. Goebel, Ph.D.

Leslie M. Lackman, Ph.D.

Christopher S. Lynch, Ph.D.

Wilbur J. Marner, Ph.D.

Neil G. Siegel, Ph.D.

Adjunct Associate Professor

Abdon E. Sepulveda, Ph.D.