Technology Research Initiatives

Mohammed Ali, Ph.D., Associate Professor & Bioengineered Drug Design and Non-invasive Delivery, Simulation of Respiratory Drug Delivery, Pharmaceutical Technology, Toxicology, Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology, Modeling and Simulation of Lung Airways Deposition, Computation in Biomedical Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Drug Methods of Development, Characterization, Manufacturing, Analytical R & D, and Quality Control; HPLC, GC, IR, UV and Dissolution Techniques, Respiratory Drug Aerosol Generation, Sampling, Characterization, Classification and Delivery; Teaching AutoCAD to the Underrepresented Middle-high-college Students and Teachers; Attracting Minorities in Engineering Education; Data Mining on Student’s College Performance and Retention; Continuing Education and Outreach; Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Education; Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology

Jessica Murphy, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Gender Generalization and Equity in Technological Disciplines; Workspace Diversity in the Industrial Environment; Technology Management and Administration; Advance Computer and Manufacturing Technologies; Industrial Safety and Reduction of Occupational Hazards; The Integration of Service Learning in Technology Programs

James Ejiwale, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Manufacturing Management; Facilities Planning & Material Handling; Curriculum Development; Technology Education and Administration;Product design, development and improvement; CAD/CAM

Hui-Ru Shih, Ph.D., P.E., Professor, CAD/CAM/CAE; Vibration; CNC and Robotics; Control; Design Optimization; Microprocessor Applications; Smart Structures and Structronic Systems; Mechatronics.

Francis Tuluri, Ph.D., Professor, Mechatronics and Robotics; Nanoelectronics; Sensors and Electronics Instrumentation; Computer Technology and Networking; Computer Simulations and Modeling; Soft Materials Science; Engineering Science and Technology Education; Energy and Utilization; and Online Course Development

Pao-Chiang Yuan Ph.D., Professor, Environmental Risk Assessment; Health Risk Assessment; Air and Groundwater Modeling; Application of Geological Information System; Hazardous Waste Treatment Technologies; Environmental Training: Asbestos, Lead and Radon