College of EngineeringDepartment of Materials EngineeringMaterials Faculty

Materials Faculty

Bart Prorok

Program Chair, Materials Engineering
Professor
284 Wilmore Laboratories
prorobc@auburn.eduprorobc@auburn.edu
334.844.4733

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois-Chicago
M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pittsburgh
M.S. Metallurgy, University of Illinois-Chicago
B.S. Ceramic Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University

Majid Beidaghi

Associate Professor
Ginn Faculty Achievement Fellow
279 Wilmore Laboratories
mzb0088@auburn.edumzb0088@auburn.edu
334.844.3118

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Florida International University
M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, K.N. Toosi University of Technology
B.S. Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology

Pengyu Chen

Associate Professor
Ginn Faculty Achievement Fellow
276 Wilmore Laboratories
pzc0026@auburn.edupzc0026@auburn.edu
334.844.4913

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, Clemson University
M.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Clemson University
B.S. Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing University

ZhongYang Cheng

Alumni Professor, Materials Engineering
McWane Professor, Materials Engineering and Mechanical Engineering
Associate Director, Auburn University Detection and Food Safety Center (AUDFS)
Undergraduate Advisor, Materials Engineering
275 Wilmore Laboratories
chengzh@eng.auburn.educhengzh@eng.auburn.edu
334.844.3419

Ph.D. Electronic Engineering, Xian Jiaotong University
M.S. Electronic Materials and Components, Xian Jiaotong University
B.S. Physics, Xian Jiaotong University

Siyuan Dai

Assistant Professor
282 Wilmore Laboratories
szd0085@auburn.eduszd0085@auburn.edu
334.844.4818

Ph.D. Physics, University of California, San Diego
B.S. Applied Physics, University of Science & Technology of China

Edward Davis

Graduate Program Officer
274 Wilmore Laboratories
ewd0001@auburn.eduewd0001@auburn.edu
334.844.5471

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Akron
M.S. Chemical Engineering, Tulane University
B.S. Biomedical Engineering, Tulane University

Jeffrey Fergus

Professor
Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies and Program Assessment
Dean's Office
1301 Shelby Center
ferguje@auburn.eduferguje@auburn.edu
334.844.3405

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
B.S. Metallurgical Engineering, University of Illinois

William (Mitch) Ingram

Instructor
254 Wilmore Laboratories
wmi0001@auburn.eduwmi0001@auburn.edu
334.844.3404

M.S. Mechanical Engineering/Materials Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University

Dong-Joo (Daniel) Kim

Alumni Professor
280 Wilmore Laboratories
kimdon2@auburn.edukimdon2@auburn.edu
334.844.4864

Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University
M.S. Ceramic Engineering, Yonsei University
B.S. Ceramic Engineering, Yonsei University

Konstantin Klyukin

Assistant Professor
281 Wilmore Laboratories
klyukin@auburn.eduklyukin@auburn.edu
334.844.4877

Ph.D. Condensed Matter Physics, Saint Petersburg State University
M.S. Applied Mathematics and Physics, Saint Petersburg State University
B.S. Applied Mathematics and Physics, Saint Petersburg State University