Mechanical Engineering Faculty
Brett Batson, Ph.D.
B.S. / M.S. / Ph.D. - Iowa State University
Specialty: Turbomachinery Flow and Control, Patents
Jamie Canino, Ph.D.
B.S. - Milwaukee School of Engineering
M.S.E./Ph.D. - Purdue University
Specialty: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Rocket Propulsion, Aerodynamics
Gurudutt Chandrashekar, Ph.D.
B.S. - Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering, Bangalore, India
M.S. - Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
Ph.D. - University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY
Specialty: Materials Science, Finite Element Methods, Structural Mechanics
Pavan K. Karra, Ph.D.
B.S. - National Institute of Technology, Waragal, India
M.S. - University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Ph.D. - Iowa State University
Specialty: Mechatronics/Robotics, Dynamics and Control Systems,
Jon Koch, Ph.D.
B.S. - Valparaiso University
M.S./Ph.D. - Stanford University
Specialty: Thermofluid sciences, Combustion & Energy systems, Lasers, Spectroscopy & Optical Measurements
Kevin Molyet, Ph.D.
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. - University of Toledo
Specialty: Solid Mechanics, Smart Materials
Kendall Teichert, Ph.D.
B.S. - Brigham Young University
M.S - Brigham Young University
Ph.D. - University of Michigan
Specialty: Microelectromechanical Systems, Modeling (Microbattery applications)
Darryl S. Webber, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S. - Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology
M.S. - Montana Tech
Ph.D. - Missouri University of Science and Technology
Specialty: Cast Metals, Metallurgy, Pyrometallurgy
Joseph Thompson II