College of EngineeringDepartment of Mechanical EngineeringMechanical Faculty

Mechanical Engineering Faculty

Jeffrey Suhling

Quina Professor
Department Chair
1418G Wiggins Hall
suhlijc@auburn.edusuhlijc@auburn.edu
334.844.3332

Ph.D. Engineering Mechanics, University of Wisconsin
M.S. Engineering Mechanics, University of Wisconsin
B.S. Applied Math, Engineering, and Physics, University of Wisconsin

Ali Abdel-Hadi

Lecturer
3436 Wiggins Hall
aza0060@auburn.eduaza0060@auburn.edu
334.844.3308

Ph.D. Agricultural and Biological Engineering, University of Florida
M.S. Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Khartoum-Sudan

Sabit Adanur

Professor
2448 Wiggins Hall
adanusa@auburn.eduadanusa@auburn.edu
334.844.5497

Ph.D. Fiber and Polymer Science, North Carolina State University
M.S. Textile Engineering and Science, North Carolina State University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University

Brendon Allen

Assistant Professor
3418G Wiggins Hall
bca0027@auburn.edubca0027@auburn.edu
334.844.3368

Ph.D Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida

Mehmet Arik

Associate Professor
1418 Wiggins Hall
mza0223@auburn.edumza0223@auburn.edu
334.844.4820

PhD., University of Minnesota, Mechanical Engineering
MS, University of Miami, Mechanical Engineering
BS, Istanbul Technical University, Mechanical Engineering

Anahita Ayasoufi

Lecturer
3430 Wiggins Hall
aza0082@auburn.eduaza0082@auburn.edu
334.844.4947

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Toledo
M.S. Aerospace Engineering, Sharif University of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran

Vahid Azimi

Assistant Professor
3446 Wiggins Hall
vahidazimi@auburn.eduvahidazimi@auburn.edu
334.844.8081

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Electrical Engineering, Qazvin University

David Bevly

Bill and Lana McNair Distinguished Professor
2418F Wiggins Hall
bevlydm@auburn.edubevlydm@auburn.edu
334.844.3446

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University

Thomas Burch

Senior Lecturer
2418H Wiggins Hall
burchte@auburn.eduburchte@auburn.edu
334.844.3304

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University

Howard Chen

Assistant Research Professor
2530 Woltosz Engineering Research Laboratory
hzc0074@auburn.eduhzc0074@auburn.edu
334.844.4340

Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa
M.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Iowa
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Iowa

Song-Yul Choe

William B. and Elizabeth Reed Professor
2418C Wiggins Hall
choeson@auburn.educhoeson@auburn.edu
334.844.3328

Ph.D. Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Berlin
Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Technical University of Berlin
B.S. in Electrical Engineering, Han-Yang University, Korea

Lorenzo Cremaschi

Professor
2446 Wiggins Hall
lzc0047@auburn.edulzc0047@auburn.edu
334.844.3302

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia

David Dyer

Professor
1432 Wiggins Hall
dyerdav@auburn.edudyerdav@auburn.edu
334.844.3305

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Tennessee

George Flowers

Professor
Dean of Graduate School
3428 Wiggins Hall
flowegt@auburn.eduflowegt@auburn.edu
334.844.4375

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University

Reza Ghiaasiaan

Assistant Research Professor
140 Gavin Engineering Research Laboratory
srg0041@auburn.edusrg0041@auburn.edu
334.844.2415

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, McMaster University, Canada
M.A.Sc. Materials Processing, KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden
M.A.Sc. Materials Science and Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Iran
B.A.Sc. Metallurgical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran

Daniel Harris

Associate Professor
2418B Wiggins Hall
harridk@auburn.eduharridk@auburn.edu
334.844.3337

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University
M.S. Applied Mathematics, Johns Hopkins University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland

Robert Jackson

Albert Smith Jr. Professor
3418E Wiggins Hall
jacksr7@auburn.edujacksr7@auburn.edu
334.844.3340

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Jay Khodadadi

Alumni Professor
2418E Wiggins Hall
khodajm@auburn.edukhodajm@auburn.edu
334.844.3333

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

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

Pradeep Lall

John and Anne MacFarlane Endowed Distinguished Professor
Director, National Science Foundation Center for Advanced Vehicle and Extreme Environment Electronics
1438 Wiggins Hall
lallpra@auburn.edulallpra@auburn.edu
334.844.3424

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland
M.B.A. Finance and Strategy, Northwestern University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland
B.E. Mechanical Engineering, Delhi College of Engineering

Dan Marghitu

Professor
2418G Wiggins Hall
marghdb@auburn.edumarghdb@auburn.edu
334.844.3335

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Southern Methodist University
Diplome D'Etudes Approfondies, Mechanical Engineering, Universite Paul Sabatier
Diplome de Inginer, Mechanical Engineering, Universite Paul Sabatier

Scott Martin

Assistant Professor
2528 Woltosz Engineering Research Laboratory
smm0008@auburn.edusmm0008@auburn.edu
334.844.4928

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Systems Engineering, East Carolina University

Elham Mirkoohi

Assistant Professor

3418C Wiggins Hall
elham.mirkoohi@auburn.edu elham.mirkoohi@auburn.edu


Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Oregon State University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Tehran

Joseph Ragan

Lecturer
2450 Wiggins Hall
raganjs@auburn.eduraganjs@auburn.edu
334.844.4943

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University

Chad Rose

Assistant Professor
2452 Wiggins Hall
chadgrose@auburn.educhadgrose@auburn.edu
334.844.3401

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Rice University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Rice University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University

Kyle Schulze

Assistant Professor
3452 Wiggins Hall
kdschulze@auburn.edukdschulze@auburn.edu
334.844.3452

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Florida

Nima Shamsaei

Philpott-WestPoint Stevens Distinguished Professor
Director, National Center for Additive Manufacturing Excellence
3448 Wiggins Hall
nzs0058@auburn.edunzs0058@auburn.edu
334.844.4839

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Toledo
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Isfahan University of Technology

Shuai Shao

Associate Professor
1454 Wiggins Hall
szs0244@auburn.eduszs0244@auburn.edu
334.844.4867

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Washington State University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering & Automation, Beijing University of Chemical Technology

Ashu Sharma

Visiting Assistant Professor
2420 Wiggins Hall
azs0111@auburn.eduazs0111@auburn.edu
334.844.3311

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
M.S. Structural Engineering, Delhi Technological University
B.S. Civil Engineering, MBM Engineering College

Hareesh Tippur

McWane Chair Professor
Associate Chair, Graduate Studies
1446 Wiggins Hall
tippuhv@auburn.edutippuhv@auburn.edu
334.844.3327

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, State University of New York-Stony Brook
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Bangalore University

Richard Williams

Senior Lecturer
2436 Wiggins Hall
rrw0006@auburn.edurrw0006@auburn.edu
334.844.3316

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology

Michael Zabala

Assistant Professor
3434 Wiggins Hall
zabalme@auburn.eduzabalme@auburn.edu
334.844.4916

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University