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Instructor Information

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Kripa Varanasi (Spring)

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Interest Areas

  1. Physico-Chemical Phenomena, Thermal-Fluids, Interfaces, Electromagnetism, Electrochemistry,
  2. Energy, Water, Agriculture, CO2, H2
  3. Biointerfaces, Soft Matter, Biomanufacturing, BioMedical

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Jacopo Buongiorno (Spring)

Assistant Professor


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Sili Deng (Spring)

Brit (1961) & Alex (1949) d’Arbeloff Career Development Professor; Assistant Professor

Interest Areas

  1. Energy conversion and storage
  2. Materials synthesis
  3. Data-driven Modeling of Reacting Flows

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Irmgard Bischofberger (Fall)

Class of 1942 Career Development Professor; Assistant Professor

Interest Areas

  1. Pattern formation
  2. Fluid dynamics
  3. Soft condensed matter

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Asegun Henry (Fall)

Robert N. Noyce Career Development Professor

Interest Areas

  1. Heat Transfer
  2. Energy storage and conversion
  3. Phonon transport

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Cullen Buie (Fall)

Esther & Harold E. Edgerton Career Development Chair

Interest Areas

  1. Microfluidic tools genetic transformation in synthetic biology
  2. Dynamic interactions between fluids and porous media
  3. Low cost energy storage systems