MSE Faculty and Staff

Tenure/Tenure-Track Faculty

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Akinc, Mufit
Professor-in-Charge, International Engagement
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 112 Marston Hall
Phone: 515-294-8993

Office: 2240L Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0738
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Beckman, Scott P
Associate Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220X Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1107
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Bowler, Nicola
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Deputy Director of Center for Nondestructive Evaluation
Office: 2220J Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3202
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Bratlie, Kaitlin
Assistant Professor
Chemical & Biological Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering

Office: 2220H Hoover
Phone: 515-294-7304
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Cademartiri, Ludovico
Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Chemical and Biological Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 2220Q Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-4549

Office: 3109 Gilman
Phone: 515-294-4549
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Chumbley, Scott
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 214 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-294-7903
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Constant, Kristen P
Wilkinson Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering and Chair
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240F Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-3337
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Genalo, Lawrence
University Professor
Associate Chair
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240D Hoover
Phone: 515-294-4722
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Gschneidner, Karl A
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
National Academy of Engineering member
Office: 255 Spedding
Phone: 515-294-7931
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Johnson, Duane Douglas
Professor
Chemical and Biological Engineering (Courtesy)
Materials Science and Engineering
Physics (Courtesy)
Office: 311 TASF
Phone: 515-294-9649
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King, Alexander
Director, Critical Materials Institute
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 134 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-296-4505
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Lesar, Richard Alan
Lynn Gleason Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220L Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1841
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Martin, Steve Warthen
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220E Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0745
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Mudring, Anja Verena
Glenn Murphy Professor of Science and Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220T Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1569
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Napolitano, Ralph Edward
Al and Julie Renken Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Associate Director for Online Education
Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching
Office: 3273 Gilman (main office)
Phone: 515-294-9101

Office: 2220 Hoover (mail address)
Phone: 515-294-1214
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Pecharsky, Vitalij K
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 253 Spedding
Phone: 515-294-8220
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Rajan, Krishna
Wilkinson Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Bioinformatics and Computational Biology Program
Office: 2220C Hoover
Phone: 515-294-2670
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Russell, Alan Mark
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220K Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3204
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Schwartz, Adam
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Director, U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory
Office: 311 TASF
Phone: 515-294-2770
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Shechtman, Dan
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Nobel Laureate
Office: 342 Spedding
Phone: 515-294-3685
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Tan, Xiaoli
Professor
Associate Chair
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220G Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-3355
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Thiel, Patricia Ann
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 320 Spedding
Phone: 515-294-8985
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Thuo, Martin
Assistant Professor
Office: 2220 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1214
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Teaching Faculty

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Constant, Alan P
Senior Lecturer
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220B Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3070
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De León, Jose Eliseo
Lecturer
Office: 2220W Hoover
Phone: 515-294-5127
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Martin, Michael E
Senior Lecturer
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220U Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0910
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Selby, Martha Ann
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220F Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0195
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Research Faculty

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Broderick, Scott R
Research Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 3318 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-5743
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Gleeson, Brian
Research Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
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Madbouly, Samy
Research Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 3111 Gilman
Phone: 515-294-5106
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Courtesy Appointments and Collaborators

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Bastawros, Ashraf
Professor
Aerospace Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 2347 Howe Hall
Phone: 515-294-3039
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Chaudhary, Sumit
Northrop Grumman Associate Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 2124 Coover
Phone: 515-294-0606
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Hong, Wei
Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 2239 Howe Hall
Phone: 515-294-8850
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Jiles, David C
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 2215 Coover
Phone: 515-294-2664
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Levitas, Valery
Schafer 2050 Challenge Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Aerospace Engineering
Courtesy Appointment to the Department of Material Science and Engineering
Office: 2351 Howe Hall
Phone: 515-294-9691
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Mallapragada, Surya
Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Stanley Chair in Interdisciplinary Engineering

Office: 3035 Sweeney Hall
Phone: 515-294-7407
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Adjunct Faculty

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Anderson, Iver E
Adjunct Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 222 Metals Dev
Phone: 515-294-9791
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Cademartiri, Rebecca
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Chemical and Biological Engineering
Office: 1031 Sweeney
Phone: 515-294-3327
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Kramer, Matthew J
Adjunct Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 225 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-294-0276

Office: 37 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-294-0276
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Lograsso, Thomas A
Adjunct Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 311 TASF
Phone: 515-294-2770

Office: 124A Metals Dev
Phone: 515-294-8425
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McCallum, R William
Adjunct Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 106 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-294-4736

Office: 106 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-294-4736
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Staff

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Grawe, Michelle
Teaching Laboratory Coordinator
Materials Science and Engineering

Office: 2220R Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3304
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Harris, Carla J
Secretary III
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1224
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Johns, Benjamin
Systems Support Specialist III
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240J Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3369
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Klocke, Andrea Susanne
Academic Advisor II
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240K Hoover
Phone: 515-294-0891
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Lenkaitis, Michelle M
Administrative Specialist III
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240E Hoover
Phone: 515-294-0741
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Schmitt, Sheila M
Fiscal Officer
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240G Hoover
Phone: 515-294-6118
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Skinner, Melissa
Program Assistant II
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1243
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