MSE Faculty and Staff

Department Chair

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Constant, Kristen P
Morrill Professor
Wilkinson Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering and Chair
Office: 2240F Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-3337
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Tenure/Tenure-Track Faculty

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Akinc, Mufit
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering (Courtesy)
Professor-in-Charge, International Programs, College of Engineering
Council on International Programs Chair, ISU
Interim Director, Iowa Energy Center
Office: 2220AD Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0738
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Bartlett, Michael
Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BN Hoover
Phone: 515-294-9280
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Bowler, Nicola
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Center for Nondestructive Evaluation
Office: 2220BM Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3202
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Bratlie, Kaitlin
Associate Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Chemical & Biological Engineering
Office: 2220BK Hoover
Phone: 515-294-7304
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Cademartiri, Ludovico
Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Chemical and Biological Engineering (Courtesy)
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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Collins, Peter Chancellor
Al and Julie Renken Associate Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Courtesy Appointment, Aerospace Engineering
Office: 2220AA Hoover
Phone: 515-294-5127
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Constant, Kristen P
Morrill Professor
Wilkinson Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering and Chair
Office: 2240F Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-3337
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Cui, Jun
Associate Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BA Hoover
Phone: 515-294-4736
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Jiang, Shan
Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BD Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1445
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Johnson, Duane D.
F. Wendell Miller Professor of Energy Sciences
Materials Science and Engineering
Chemical & Biological Engineering (Courtesy)
Physics (Courtesy)
Office: 130 Spedding Hall, 2416 Pammel Road
Phone: 515-294-2122
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King, Alexander
Director, Critical Materials Institute
Professor, Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 134 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-296-4500
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LeSar, Richard Alan
Lynn Gleason Professor of Interdisciplinary Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BR Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1841
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Martin, Steve Warthen
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BF Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0745
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Napolitano, Ralph E.
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Associate Chair, Director of Graduate Education
Office: 3273 Gilman (main office)
Phone: 515-294-9101

Office: 2220BN 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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Russell, Alan Mark
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BP Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3204
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Schwartz, Adam
Director, U.S. Department of Energy's Ames Laboratory
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 311 TASF
Phone: 515-294-2770
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Shechtman, Dan
Nobel Laureate
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 342 Spedding
Phone: 515-294-3685
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Tan, Xiaoli
Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BH Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-3355
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Thiel, Patricia Ann
Distinguished Professor
Chemistry
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 320 Spedding
Phone: 515-294-8985
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Thuo, Martin
Assistant Professor
Office: 2220AB Hoover
Phone: 515-294-8581
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Teaching Faculty

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Constant, Alan P
Senior Lecturer
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220AC Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3070
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Cullinan, Tim Edward
Lecturer
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BJ Hoover
Phone: 515-294-0910
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Selby, Martha Ann
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220BG Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-0195
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Courtesy Appointments

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Hong, Wei
Associate Professor
Aerospace Engineering
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)
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2215 Coover
Phone: 515-294-1097
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Mallapragada, Surya
Anson Marston Distinguished Professor, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Carol Vohs Johnson Chair
Scientist, Ames Laboratory, Division of Materials Science and Engineering
Associate Vice President for Research, Iowa State University Office of the Vice President for Research
Office: 2031 Sweeney Hall
Phone: 515-294-7407
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Shafei, Behrouz
Assistant Professor
Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 424 Town Engr
Phone: 515-294-4058
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Soukoulis, Costas M
Distinguished Professor
Physics
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: A519 Zaffarano
Phone: 515-294-2816
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Tank, Kristina Maruyama
Assistant Professor
School of Education
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: 0624C Lagomar
Phone: 515-294-4503
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Travesset-Casas, Alejandro
Professor
Physics
Materials Science and Engineering (Courtesy)
Office: A503 Physics
Phone: 515-294-7191
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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: 124 Metals Dev
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: 111A Metals Dev
Phone: 515-294-8425
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Postdoctoral Researchers

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Gebhardt, Ryan Scott
Postdoc Research Associate
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 3318 Hoover
Phone: 515-257-6428
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Lazar, Michael Lawrence
Postdoc Research Associate
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220 Hoover
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Ouyang, Gaoyuan
Postdoc Research Associate
Office: 2220 Hoover
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Samimi, Peyman
Postdoc Research Associate
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220 Hoover
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Shi, Yichao
Postdoc Research Associate
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220 Hoover
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Siemianowski, Oskar J
Postdoc Research Associate
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220 Hoover
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Zhao, Ran
Postdoc Research Associate
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2220 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-1214
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Staff

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Grawe, Michelle
Laboratory Coordinator
Materials Science and Engineering

Office: 2220BB Hoover
Phone: 515-294-3304
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Johns, Benjamin Cory
Systems Support Specialist III
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240H 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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Knight, Karen M
Account Clerk
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-8724
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Lenkaitis, Michelle M
Program Coordinator II
Operations Manager
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240E Hoover
Phone: 515-294-0741
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Li, Ying
Fiscal and Grants Coordinator
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240G Hoover
Phone: 515-294-6118
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Mendoza, Ellie
Academic Program Assistant
Graduate Program Coordinator
Office: 2240 Hoover Hall
Phone: 515-294-1243
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Morton, Patrick
Academic Advisor II
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240L Hoover
Phone: 515-294-5713
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Schober, Bailey
Communications Specialist I
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 2240 Hoover
Phone: 515-294-0080
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Emeritus Faculty

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McGee, Thomas
Professor Emeritus
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Patterson, John W.
Emeritus Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
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Trivedi, Rohit K
Distinguished Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Office: 100 Wilhelm
Phone: 515-294-5869
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Verhoeven, John
Emeritus Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Anson Marston Distinguished Professor in Engineering
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Wilder, David R.
Emeritus Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
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