O.T. Swanson Multidisciplinary Design Lab

Kyle R. Wilt

Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Wireless ultrasonic power transmission and digital communication
Piezoelectric transducer theory and design
Acoustic and ultrasonic wave theory
Embedded systems

Kathryn Dannemann

Director, Multidisciplinary Design Laboratory and Professor of Practice
Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Behavior of Materials
Materials in Extreme Environments
Dynamic Behavior of Materials
Materials Structure and Characterization
Experimental Mechanics
Engineering Design

Partha Dutta

School of Engineering
Semiconductor Optoelectronics
Crystal Growth
Solar Thermal Energy
Full Spectrum Photovoltaics
Full Spectrum Solid State Lighting

Joe H. Chow

NAE, Institute Professor
Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering
Web simulator
Voltage stability analysis
Voltage and power dispatch
Sensitivity analysis
Rated-capacity operation
Loadflow models
FACTS controllers
Dynamic models
Dispatch strategies
Damping control
Converter based
Computational tools

Rahmi Ozisik

Materials Science and Engineering
Supercritical fluid assisted processing
Protein structure and dynamics
Polymer processing and characterization
Polymer nanocomposites
Computational simulations

Daniel Lewis

Associate Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Mesoscopic Modeling in Materials
Morphological Evolution
Fuel Cells and Electrochemial Energy Conversion
Phase Transformations and Phase Diagrams