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Biosystems

Sushil Adhikari

Alumni Professor
Director, Center for Bioenergy and Bioproducts

Biosystems Engineering
216 Corley Building
sza0016@auburn.edusza0016@auburn.edu
334.844.3543

Ph.D. Biological Engineering, Mississippi State University
M.S. Energy Technology, Asian Institute of Technology-Thailand
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Tribhuvan University-Nepal

William Batchelor

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
208 Corley Building
wdb0007@auburn.eduwdb0007@auburn.edu
334.844.3533

Ph.D. Agricultural Engineering, University of Florida
M.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Georgia
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Georgia

David Blersch

Assistant Professor

Biosystems Engineering
214 Corley Building
dmb0040@auburn.edudmb0040@auburn.edu
334.844.3542

Ph.D. Biological Resources Engineering, University of Maryland
M.S. Biological Resources Engineering
B.S. Civil Engineering, University of Notre Dame

Joy Brown

Specialist III, Art Design

Biosystems Engineering
219A Corley Building
brownpa@auburn.edubrownpa@auburn.edu
334.844.3547

Giesela Buschle-Diller

Professor Emerita

Biosystems Engineering
303 Corley Building
buschgi@auburn.edubuschgi@auburn.edu
N/A

Ph.D. Chemistry, University of Stuttgart

Jesse Campbell

Extension Specialist National Poultry Technology Center

Biosystems Engineering
226 Corley Building
campbj1@auburn.educampbj1@auburn.edu
334.844.3546

Emily Carter

Research Soil Scientist, USDA Forest Service

Biosystems Engineering
Unlisted
carteem@auburn.educarteem@auburn.edu
334.826.8700

Larry Curtis

Professor Emeritus

Biosystems Engineering
207 Corley Building
curtilm@auburn.educurtilm@auburn.edu
334.844.4180

Jeremiah Davis

Associate Professor
Associate Director, National Poultry Technology Center

Biosystems Engineering
220 Corley Building
jdd0042@auburn.edujdd0042@auburn.edu
334.844.3541

Ph.D. Agricultural Engineering, Iowa State University
M.S. Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, University of Kentucky
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University

Jon Davis

Lecturer
Undergraduate Program Coordinator

Biosystems Engineering
211 Corley Building
jnd0026@auburn.edujnd0026@auburn.edu
334.844.3509

M.S. Civil Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Forest Engineering, Auburn Unviersity

Amber Denham

Administrative Associate

Biosystems Engineering
207 Corley Building
amd0099@auburn.eduamd0099@auburn.edu
334.844.3537

James Donald

Professor
Interim Director, National Poultry Technology Center

Biosystems Engineering
228 Corley Building
donaljo@auburn.edudonaljo@auburn.edu
334.844.3544

M.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Georgia
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Georgia

Mark Dougherty, P.E.

Associate Professor

Biosystems Engineering
218 Corley Building
doughmp@auburn.edudoughmp@auburn.edu
334.844.8939

Ph.D. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Virginia Tech
M.S. Biological Systems Engineering, Virginia Tech
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, Texas Tech
B.S. Geography, Clarion University

Thomas Elder

Research Scientist, USDA Forest Service

Biosystems Engineering
U.S. Forest Service Building
telder@fs.fed.ustelder@fs.fed.us
334.826.8700

Bobby Epling

Electronics Technician IV

Biosystems Engineering
102 A Corley Building
eplinbl@auburn.edueplinbl@auburn.edu
334.844.3528

Oladiran Fasina

Alumni Professor
Department Head

Biosystems Engineering
209 Corley Building
fasinoo@auburn.edufasinoo@auburn.edu
334.844.3574

Ph.D. Agricultural and Bioresource Engineering, University of Saskatchewan
M.S. Agricultural Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, Obafemi Awolowo University

Jun Feng

Visiting Research Scholar

Biosystems Engineering
XX CASIC
jzf0042@auburn.edujzf0042@auburn.edu
N/A

Thomas Gallagher

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
3425 Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
gallatv@auburn.edugallatv@auburn.edu
334.844.1095

Kelly Goneke

NPTC Research Engineer I

Biosystems Engineering
103 Corley Building
keg0037@auburn.edukeg0037@auburn.edu
334.844.3501

Yanyan Gu

Visiting Research Scholar

Biosystems Engineering
209 CASIC
yzg0041@auburn.eduyzg0041@auburn.edu
334.844.3530

Brendan Higgins

Assistant Professor

Biosystems Engineering
203 Corley Building
bth0023@auburn.edubth0023@auburn.edu
334.844.3532

Ph.D. Biological Systems Engineering, University of California-Davis
M.S. Transportation Technology and Policy, University of California-Davis
B.S. Civil Engineering, Northwestern University

Ju Hui

Visiting Research Scholar

Biosystems Engineering
310 Corley Building

334.844.3530

James Johnson

Research Engineer II

Biosystems Engineering
Forest Products Laboratory
jlj0020@auburn.edujlj0020@auburn.edu
334.703.4726

Latif Kalin

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
3301 Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
kalinla@auburn.edukalinla@auburn.edu
334.844.4671

Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Purdue University
M.S. Civil Engineering, Purdue University
B.S. Civil Engineering, Middle East Technical University

Ted Kornecki

Agricultural Engineer, United States Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service National Soil Dynamics Lab

Biosystems Engineering
3301 Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
kornets@auburn.edukornets@auburn.edu
334.844.0908

Jasmeet Lamba

Assistant Professor

Biosystems Engineering
213 Corley Building
jsl0005@auburn.edujsl0005@auburn.edu
334.844.3531

Ph.D. Biological Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin
M.S. Civil Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, Punjab Agricultural University

Timothy McDonald

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
224 Corley Building
mcdontp@auburn.edumcdontp@auburn.edu
334.844.3545

Ph.D. Agricultural Engineering, Purdue University
M.S. Agricultural Engineering, Clemson University
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, Clemson University

Richard Morbidelli

Accountant III

Biosystems Engineering
303 Corley Building
rjm0014@auburn.edurjm0014@auburn.edu
334.844.7679

Pengmin Pan

TES Professional

Biosystems Engineering
308 Corley Building
pzp0014@auburn.edupzp0014@auburn.edu
334.844.3550

Kanokthip "Kwang" Pongsiriyakul

Visiting Research Scholar

Biosystems Engineering
110 BERL
kzp0058@auburn.edukzp0058@auburn.edu
334.844.3549

Suan Shi

Postdoctoral Fellow

Biosystems Engineering
306 Corley Building
szs0033@auburn.eduszs0033@auburn.edu
334.844.4181

Mathew Smidt

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
3423 Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
smidtmf@auburn.edusmidtmf@auburn.edu
334.844.1038

Ph.D. Forestry, University of Minnesota
M.S. Foresty, Duke University
B.S. Biology, Doane College

Puneet Srivastava

Professor and Butler-Cunningham Eminent Scholar
Director, Auburn University Water Resources Center

Biosystems Engineering
206 Corley Building
srivapu@auburn.edusrivapu@auburn.edu
334.844.7426

Ph.D. Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Pennsylvania State University
M.S. Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of Arkansas
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Allahabad

Genta Stanfield

Academic Advisor II

Biosystems Engineering
219A Corley Building
gms0008@auburn.edugms0008@auburn.edu
334.844.5533

Steven Taylor

Professor
Associate Dean for Research

Dean's Office
Biosystems Engineering
1301 Shelby Center
taylost@auburn.edutaylost@auburn.edu
334.844.2301

Ph.D. Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University
M.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Florida
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, University of Florida

Di Tian

Assistant Professor

Biosystems Engineering
226 Funchess Hall
tiandi@auburn.edutiandi@auburn.edu
334.844.3819

Ph.D. Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida
M.S. Land Resource Management, China University of Geosciences
B.S. Land Resources Management, China University of Geosciences

Jaya Shankar Tumuluru

Research Scientist


Biosystems Engineering
Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID Unlisted
tumulurujayashankar@gmail.comtumulurujayashankar@gmail.com
866.495.7440

Ted Tyson

Professor Emeritus

Biosystems Engineering
207 Corley Building
tysontw@auburn.edutysontw@auburn.edu
334.844.4180

Brian Via

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
3301 Forestry and Wildlife Sciences Building
bkv0003@auburn.edubkv0003@auburn.edu
334.844.1088

Ph.D. Agricultural and Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University
M.S. Wood Mechanics Engineering, Virginia Tech
B.S. Wood Science and Technology, Virginia Tech

Yi Wang

Assistant Professor

Biosystems Engineering
215 Corley Building
yzw0066@auburn.eduyzw0066@auburn.edu
334.844.3503

Ph.D. Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
M.S. Environmental Engineering, University of Science and Technology of China
B.S. Environmental Engineering, University of Science and Technology-Beijing

Yifen Wang

Professor

Biosystems Engineering
204 Corley Building
wangyif@auburn.eduwangyif@auburn.edu
334.844.8051

Ph.D. Engineering Science, Washing State University
M.S. Engineering, Washington State University
B.S. Engineering, Shanghai Fisheries University

Thomas Way

Agricultural Engineer, United States Department of Agriculture Research Service National Soil Dynamics Lab

Biosystems Engineering
Unlisted
tway@ars.usda.govtway@ars.usda.gov
334.844.4753

Ph.D. Agricultural Engineering, University of Nebraska
M.S. Agricultural Engineering, Louisiana State University
B.S. Agricultural Engineering, Cornell University

Kyung Yoo

Professor Emeritus

Biosystems Engineering
207 Corley Building
yookyun@auburn.eduyookyun@auburn.edu
334.844.4180

Jie Zhang

Visiting Research Scholar

Biosystems Engineering
209 CASIC

334.844.3574