Faculty

The AEM department is a relatively small and welcoming community. Our expert research faculty, staff, and students love to discuss their teaching and research, and our administrative staff are always available to help.

Faculty

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Derya Aksaray
Assistant Professor
Office
216 Akerman Hall
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Graham V. Candler
McKnight Presidential Professor, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Russell J. Penrose Professor, Associate Department Head
Office
119B Akerman Hall
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Ryan Caverly
Assistant Professor
Office
126 Akerman Hall
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Filippo Coletti
McKnight Land-Grant Professor
Office
226 Akerman Hall
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Ryan S. Elliott
Professor
Office
218 Akerman Hall
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Demoz Gebre-Egziabher
Professor, Director of Graduate Studies, Director of the Minnesota Space Grant Consortium
Office
121 Akerman Hall
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Maziar S. Hemati
Assistant Professor
Office
117C Akerman Hall
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Richard D. James
Distinguished McKnight University Professor
Office
119A Akerman Hall
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Yohannes Ketema
Associate Professor
Office
202 Akerman Hall
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Perry H. Leo
Professor, Department Head
Office
107A Akerman Hall
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Ellen K. Longmire
Professor, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Office
117B Akerman Hall
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Krishnan Mahesh
Professor
Office
124 Akerman Hall
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Joseph W. Nichols
Assistant Professor
Office
220 Akerman Hall
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Thomas E. Schwartzentruber
Professor, Director of Undergraduate Studies
Office
222 Akerman Hall
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Peter J. Seiler
Associate Professor
Office
224 Akerman Hall
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Thomas W. Shield
Professor
Office
117A Akerman Hall
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Ellad B. Tadmor
Professor
Office
122 Akerman Hall
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John Weyrauch
Industrial Professor of Design
Office
107B Akerman Hall
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Teaching Faculty

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Shahla Chowdhury
Instructor
Office
205 Akerman Hall
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James A. Flaten
Associate Director of the MN Space Grant Consortium & Contract Associate Professor
Office
205C Akerman Hall
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Melody Gilbert
Teaching Instructor
Office
202 Akerman Hall
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Todd Hesla
Contract Assistant Professor
Office
533 Shepherd Lab
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Joseph Mueller
Joseph Mueller
Adjunct Professor
Office
205A Akerman Hall
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Christopher Regan
Christopher Regan
Instructor
Office
301 Akerman Hall
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Adjunct Faculty

 Bokor
Jozsef Bokor
Adjunct Professor
Office
301 Akerman Hall
Linares
Richard Linares
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Bérénice Mettler
Bérénice Mettler
Adjunct Associate Professor

    

Faculty Emeriti

Beavers
Gordon S. Beavers
Professor Emeritus, retired 2006
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Jerry L. Ericksen
Professor Emeritus, retired 1991
Fosdick
Roger L. Fosdick
Professor Emeritus, retired 2013
Office
205A Akerman Hall
Garrard
William L. Garrard
Professor Emeritus, retired 2017
Office
205B Akerman Hall
Lundgren
Thomas S. Lundgren
Professor Emeritus, retired 2000
Theodore A. Wilson
Theodore A. Wilson
Professor Emeritus, retired 2002