Faculty

Richard Sisson

Richard D. Sisson

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 246B
Phone: +1-508-831-5335
Fax: +1-508-831-5178
sisson@wpi.edu

Richard D. Sisson

Professor Sisson is dean of graduate studies, George F. Fuller Professor, and director of Manufacturing and Materials Engineering at WPI. He is also principal investigator for several projects in WPI’s Center for Heat treating Excellence. Read more...

Diran Apelian

Diran Apelian

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 326
Phone: +1-508-831-5992
Fax: +1-508-831-5993
dapelian@wpi.edu

Diran Apelian

Diran Apelian is widely recognized for his innovative work in metal processing and his leadership as a researcher and educator. Much of today’s industrial developments in shaped aluminum castings has been influenced by his work and that of his students. Read more...

Isa Bar-On

Isa Bar-On

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 224
Phone: +1-508-831-5127
Fax: +1-508-831-5178
ibaron@wpi.edu

Isa Bar-On

My favorite activity is guiding students in projects and research. I like giving them independence and learning from their work; I like challenging them and myself to find better answers, explanations, and solutions, especially in socio-technical systems. Read more...

Christopher Brown

Christopher A. Brown

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 235
Phone: +1-508-831-5627
brown@wpi.edu

Christopher A. Brown

Professor Brown likes axiomatic design because design is common to all engineering disciplines. He explains that scientists look at things as they are and ask “why?” Engineers dream of things that never were and ask “why not?” and that process is design. Read more...

Chrysanthe Demetry

Chrysanthe Demetry

Contact Information:

Gordon Library, 302
Phone: +1-508-831-5193
Fax: +1-508-831-5778
cdemetry@wpi.edu
Website

Chrysanthe Demetry

As a professor, I have the opportunity not only to excite students about my field of materials science and engineering, but to help them develop holistically as critical thinkers and lifelong learners, innovators, and effective and ethical communicators. Read more...

Diana Lados

Diana A. Lados

Contact Information:

Higgins Laboratories, 207
Phone: +1-508-831-6168
Fax: +1-508-831-5680
lados@wpi.edu

Diana A. Lados

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Jianyu Liang

Jianyu Liang

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 311A
Phone: +1-508-831-6649
Fax: +1-508-831-5178
jianyul@wpi.edu

Jianyu Liang

Professor Liang’s educational effort is focused on contributing to the creation of a well-structured nanoscience and nanotechnology curriculum at WPI. She enjoys fruitful research experience with our capable graduate and undergraduate students. Read more...

Makhlouf Makhlouf

Makhlouf M. Makhlouf

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 334
Phone: +1-508-831-5647
Fax: +1-508-831-5178
mmm@wpi.edu

Makhlouf M. Makhlouf

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Pratap Rao

Pratap Mahesh Rao

Contact Information:

Higgins Laboratories, Room 106
Phone: +1-508-831-4828
Fax: +1-508-831-5680
pmrao@wpi.edu
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Pratap Mahesh Rao

The challenge of meeting the growing energy needs of society and replacing fossil fuels with clean energy sources is a daunting one. My research is aimed at creating materials that will be the building blocks of economical, large-scale, clean energy technologies of the future. Read more...

Yiming Rong

Yiming "Kevin" Rong

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 307
Phone: +1-508-831-6020
Fax: +1-508-831-5673
rong@wpi.edu

Yiming Rong

Dr. Rong’s research area is computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), including manufacturing systems, machining and heat treatment processes, and computer-aided fixture design (CAFD). His research on CAFD has been recognized internationally. Read more...

Satya Shivkumar

Satya Shivkumar

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 227
Phone: +1-508-831-5048
Fax: +1-508-831-5178
shivkuma@wpi.edu
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Satya Shivkumar

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Yan Wang

Yan Wang

Contact Information:

Washburn Shops, 238
Phone: +1-508-831-5453
Fax: +1-508-831-5178
yanwang@wpi.edu

Yan Wang

At WPI, Professor Wang’s main responsibilities are teaching and research. “I have taught materials processing and materials for electrochemical energy system. I enjoy teaching and interacting with students…” Read more...

Postdoctoral Fellows

Name Extension Email Location
Eric Gratz 5246 egratz@wpi.edu WB307A

 

 
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