Ibrahim Research Group

EES faculty and staff

Mekonnen, Ademe  (University directory)
Associate Professor
B.S. Addis Ababa University; M.S. University of Reading; Ph.D. University at Albany
Research: Tropical waves and convection, mesoscale, synoptic to large scale weather systems, climate variability.
(336) 285-2222
amekonne@ncat.edu
310 Gibbs Hall

Schimmel, Keith A.
Associate Professor & Chair
B.S. Purdue University; M.S. & Ph.D. Northwestern University
Research: STEM education and sustainable bioproducts.
(336) 285-2329
schimmel@ncat.edu
301 Gibbs Hall

Joint Appointments

Kurkalova, Lyubov A.
Professor (Home Department: Economics & Finance)
B.S. Tajik State University, USSR; M.S. Kazakh State University, USSR; Ph.D. Iowa State University
Research: Environmental and natural resource economics, applied econometrics, conservation policies in agriculture.
(336) 334-7744, ext. 2411
lakurkal@ncat.edu
105 Merrick Hall

Lin, Yuh-Lang  (research website)
Professor (Home Department: Physics)
B.S. Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan; M.A. Fordham University; M.S. South Dakota School of Mines and Technology; Ph.D. Yale University
Research: Atmospheric Dynamics and Modeling: moist convection, gravity and mountain waves, orographic rain and other orographic effects, tropical cyclone genesis and movement, mesoscale cyclogenesis, storm dynamics, forest fire dynamics, wake vortex dynamics, dynamics of Martian atmosphere.
(336)285-2127
ylin@ncat.edu
302H Gibbs Hall

Rastigeyev, Yevgenii
Associate Professor (Home Department: Mathematics)
M.S. Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (Phystech), Russia; M.S. & Ph.D. University of Notre Dame
Research: Computational and Theoretical Fluid Mechanics, Global Atmospheric Chemical Transport, Numerical Simulation of Reactive Flows, Combustion Theory, Advanced Computational Methods.
(336) 285-2223
yarastig@ncat.edu
308 Gibbs Hall

Zhang, Jing
Associate Professor (Home Department: Physics)
B.S. & M.S. Nanjing University; Ph.D. Peking University
Research:  Regional Weather and Climate Modeling, Data Assimilation, Land/Snow/Sea-Ice Surface Processes, Extreme Events
(336) 285-2337
jzhang1@ncat.edu
302G Gibbs Hall

Aravamudhan

Shyam

Assistant Professor of Nanoengineering,

Assefa

Zerihun

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Basti

Mufeed

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Bhattarai

Narayan

Assistant Professor of Bioengineering

Bililign

Solomon

Professor of Physics

Burkey

Mark

Professor of Economics

Chen

Guibing

Assistant Professor of Family & Consumer Sciences

Colleran

Heather

Assistant Professor of Family & Consumer Sciences

Edwards

Jeffrey

Professor of Economics

Ejimakor

Godfrey C.

Professor of Applied Economics

Emrani

Jahangir

Assistant Professor of Chemistry

Fakayode

Sayo

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Fini

Ellie

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Goins

Gregory D.

Associate Professor of Biology

Gloster, Jr.

Clay

Professor and Chair of Computer Systems Technology

Graves

Joseph

Professor of Nanoengineering

Harrison

Scott

Assistant Professor of Biology

Hashemi Beni

Leila

Assistant Professor of Built Environment

Homaifar

Abdollah

Duke Energy Eminent Professor of Electrical Engineering

Ibrahim

Salam

Professor of Family & Consumer Science

Ilias

Shamsuddin

Professor of Chemical Engineering

Isikhuemhen

O

Associate Professor of Natural Resources & Environmental Design

Jha

Manoj

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Kabadi

Vinayak

Professor of Chemical Engineering

Kang

HyeWon

Assistant Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences

Kanipes

Margaret

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Kelkar

Ajit

Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Chair, Nanoengineering,

Khatiwada

Janak

Senior Research Scientist in Family and Consumer Sciences

Kuila

Debasish

Professor of Chemistry

Kumar

Dhananjay

Associate Professor and ORNL Joint Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

Lamb

Claude

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Liang

Chyi-lyi (Kathleen)

W.K. Kellogg Endowed Professor in Sustainable Community-Based Food Systems, CAES

Liu

Liping

Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Lou

Jianzhong

Professor of Chemical Engineering

Luster-Teasley

Stephanie

Associate Professor of Civil and Chemical Engineering

Lynch

Patricia

Assistant Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences

Martin

Patrick

Assistant Professor

McDowell

Donald

Professor of Applied Economics

Corn Minor

Radiah

Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences

Monty

Gregory

Director of Center for Energy Research and Technology

Muganda

Perpetua

Professor of Biology

Newman

Robert

Assistant Professor of Biology

Oh

Sang Hyon

Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences

Pyle

Robert

Professor Construction Management & Safety and Chair

Raczkowski

Charles W.

Adjunct Associate Professor of Natural Resources & Environmental Design

Roop

John Paul

Associate Professor of Mathematics

Rorie

Checo

Assistant Professor of Biology

Sang

Shengmin

Associate Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences

Sankar

Jagannathan

University Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director, NSF Engineering Research Center

Shah

Dilip T.

Associate Professor of Construction Management & Safety

Shahbazi

Abolghasem

Professor of Natural Resources & Environmental Design

Shofoluwe

Musibau A.

Professor of Construction Management & Safety

Stone

George

Associate Professor of Marketing Transportation & Supply Chain Management

Tahergorabi

Reza

Assistant Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences

Tang

Guoqing

Professor of Mathematics

Thomas

Misty

Assistant Professor of Biology

Thomas

Terrence W.

Professor of Applied Economics

Wang

Lijun

Associate Professor of Natural Resources & Environmental Design

Waterman

Jenora

Assistant Professor of Animal Sciences

Williams

Leonard L.

Professor, Interim Director and Lead Scientist for Food Safety and Microbiology, Center for Excellence in Post-Harvest Technologies

Williamson

Alex N.

Associate Professor of Chemistry

Worku

Mulumebet

Professor of Animal Sciences

Yeboah

Anthony K.

Professor and Chairperson of AgriBusiness, Applied Economics & Ag Science

Yeboah

Osei-Agyeman

Associate Professor of Agri Business

Yu

Jianmei

Associate Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences

Yun

Yeo Heung

Associate Professor of Bioengineering

Zeng

Qing-An

Assistant Professor of Computer Systems Technology