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College of Sciences: Graduate Faculty

PROFESSORS EMERITI

Paul H. Rodriguez, B.S., Creighton University; M.S., University of New Mexico; Ph.D., University of Rhode Island
Robert K. Smith, B.S., Washington State University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa
Eric R. Swanson, B.S., Western Michigan University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
B. S. Thyagarajan, B.S., Loyola College, India; M.S., Ph.D., Presidency College, India
Betty S. P. Travis, B.A., M.S., St. Mary’s University; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Oscar W. Van Auken, B.S., High Point College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Utah
Judith A. Walmsley, B.A., Florida State University; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Matthew J. Wayner, A.B., Dartmouth College; M.S., Tufts University; Ph.D., University of Illinois

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR EMRITUS

Weldon W. Hammond, Jr., B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Department of Biology

PROFESSORS

Deborah L. Armstrong, B.A., Hiram College; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University
Bernard Arulanandam, B.S., Minnesota State University; Ph.D., Medical College of Ohio
Edwin J. Barea-Rodriguez, B.A., Inter-American University of Puerto Rico; M.A., Ph.D., Southern Illinois University
James Bower, B.S., Montana State University; Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
J. Aaron Cassill, B.A., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
James P. Chambers, B.A., St. Mary’s University; M.A., Incarnate Word College; Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Garry Cole, B.A., Carleton University, Canada; Ph.D., University of Waterloo, Canada
Brian E. Derrick, B.S., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Thomas Forsthuber, B.S., Kepler-Gymnasium, Reutlingen, Germany; M.D., Ph.D., University of Tubingen, Germany
M. Neal Guentzel, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Luis S. Haro, B.A., University of California, San Diego; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz
Hans W. Heidner, B.S., California Polytechnic State University; M.S., North Carolina State University; Ph.D., University of California, Davis
David B. Jaffe, B.A., B.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Duke University; Ph.D., Baylor College of Medicine
Karl Klose, B.A., University of California, San Diego; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Jose Lopez-Ribot, B.S., M.D., Ph.D., University of Valencia, Spain
Martha J. Lundell, B.A., University of Colorado; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
John R. McCarrey, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Davis
George Perry, A.A., Allan Hancock College; B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara; Ph.D., University of California, San Diego
Robert D. Renthal, B.A., Princeton University; Ph.D., Columbia University
Valerie Sponsel, B.S., Ph.D., University of Wales, U.K.; D.S., University of Bristol, U.K.
Garry Sunter, B.S., Chelsea College, University of London, England; Diploma of Imperial College; Ph.D., University of London, England
Judy Teale, B.S., Pennsylvania State University, Ph.D., University of Virginia
Andrew T. C. Tsin, B.S., Dalhousie University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Alberta
Charles J. Wilson, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Jurgen E. Engelberth, B.S., M.S., Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universitat, Bonn, Germany; Ph.D., Ruhr-Universitat, Bochum, Germany
Gary Gaufo, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Matthew J. Gdovin, B.S., University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., Dartmouth College
Richard G. LeBaron, B.S., Louisiana State University; Ph.D., University of Alabama
Christopher Navarra, B.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Carlos Paladini, B.A., Ph.D., Rutgers University
Clyde F. Phelix, B.A., State University of New York; Ph.D., University of Missouri
Fidel Santamaria, B.S., Mexico National University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Stephen P. Saville, B.S., Wolverhampton University, England; Ph.D., Leicester University, England
David M. Senseman, B.S., Kent State University; M.S., Ph.D., Princeton University
Janakiram Seshu, B.V.S., Madras Veterinary College, India; Ph.D., Washington State University
Kelly J. Suter, B.A., B.S., M.S., West Virginia University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh
Todd W. Troyer, B.A., Washington University in St. Louis; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Yufeng Wang, B.S., Fudane University, China; M.S., Ph.D., Iowa State University
Floyd Wormley, B.S., Tulane University; M.S., Ph.D., Louisiana State University Health Science Center

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Astrid Cardona, B.S., University of Antioquia, Colombia; Ph.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Mark Eppinger, B.S., Ph.D., Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Germany
Brian Hermann, B.S., Villanova University; Ph.D., University of Kansas Medical Center
Chin-Hsing Annie Lin, B.S., Providence University, Taiwan; M.S., Ph.D., University of Alabama at Birmingham
Paul Mueller, B.S., University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Nicole Wicha, B.A., University of Texas at San Antonio; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, San Diego

Department of Chemistry

PROFESSORS

Banglin Chen, B.S., M.S., Zhejiang University, China; Ph.D., National University of Singapore
Walter C. Ermler, B.S., Northern Illinois University; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University
Waldemar Gorski, M.S., Ph.D., Warsaw University
Harry W. Jarrett, B.S., University of South Carolina at Columbia; Ph.D., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Donald M. Kurtz, B.S., University of Akron; Ph.D., Northwestern University
George R. Negrete, B.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz
Cong-Gui Zhao, B.S., Tongji University, Shanghai, China; M.S., Chinese Academy of Sciences, China; Ph.D., University of Würzburg, Germany

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Stephan B.H. Bach, B.S., B.A., University of Cincinnati; Ph.D., University of Florida
Douglas E. Frantz, B.S., Stephen F. Austin State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Carlos D. Garcia, B.S., Ph.D., National University of Cordoba, Argentina
Hyunsoo Han, B.S., Kyung-Pook National University; M.S., Seoul National University; Ph.D., Princeton University
Ghezai T. Musie, B.S., Asmara University, Eritrea; M.S., Sam Houston State University; Ph.D., Texas A&M University

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Orkid Coskuner-Weber, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Universität zu Köln, Germany
Oleg Larionov, M.S., Higher Chemical College of the Russian Academy of Sciences; Ph.D., Göttingen University, Germany
Zachary Tonzetich, B.S., University of Rochester; Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Department of Computer Science

PROFESSORS

Rajendra V. Boppana, B.Tech., University of Mysore; M.Tech., Indian University of Technology; Ph.D., University of Southern California
Anthony T. Chronopoulos, B.S., University of Athens, Greece; M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Illinois
Kay A. Robbins, S.B., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Steve Robbins, S.B., S.M., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ravi Sandhu, B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay; M.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi; M.S., Ph.D., Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Thomas C. Bylander, B.S., University of South Dakota; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University
Turgay Korkmaz, B.S., Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey; M.S., Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey; M.S., Syracuse University; Ph.D., University of Arizona
Hugh B. Maynard, B.S., California Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., University of Colorado at Boulder
Jianwei Niu, B.Sc., M.Sc., Jilin University, Changchun, P.R. China; Ph.D., University of Waterloo, Canada
Qi Tian, B.E., Tsinghua University, Beijing, China; M.S., Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Ali S. Tosun, B.S., Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University
Jeffery von Ronne, B.S., Oregon State University, Corvallis; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Irvine
R. Clint Whaley, B.S., Oklahoma State University, Goodwell; M.S., University of Tennessee, Knoxville; Ph.D., Florida State University
Greg B. White, B.S., Brigham Young University; M.S., Air Force Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Shouhuai Xu, Ph.D., Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R. China
Weining Zhang, B.Engr., University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu, P.R. China; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Chicago
Dakai Zhu, B.E., Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an Shanxi, P.R. China; M.E., Tsinghua University, Beijing, P.R. China; M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Matthew Gibson, B.A., Northwestern College; M.S., Ph.D., University of Iowa
Abdullah Muzahid, B.S., University of Engineering and Technology, Bangladesh; M.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
John Quarles, B.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Ph.D., University of Florida
Jianhua Ruan, B.S., University of Science and Technology of China, (USTC), Hefei, China; M.S., California State University, San Bernardino; Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis

Department of Geological Sciences

PROFESSOR

Lance L. Lambert, B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., University of Iowa

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Stuart J. Birnbaum, B.S., State University of New York at Stony Brook; Ph.D., Cambridge University
Janis Bush, B.S., M.S., University of Texas at San Antonio; Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso
Alan Dutton, B.A., University of Rochester; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
Yongli Gao, B.S., M.S., Beijing University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota
Judith K. Haschenburger, B.A., University of Nebraska at Kearney; M.A., Arizona State University; Ph.D., University of British Columbia
Hongjie Xie, B.S., East China Institute of Technology; M.S., Beijing Research Institute of Uranium Geology and China University of Geosciences; Ph.D., University of Texas at El Paso

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Marina B. Suarez, B.S., Trinity University; M.S., Temple University; Ph.D., University of Kansas
David J. Young, B.S., M.S., Monash University; Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

Department of Mathematics

PROFESSORS

Shair Ahmad, B.S., M.S., University of Utah; Ph.D., Case Western Reserve University
Manuel P. Berriozábal, B.S., Rockhurst College; M.S., University of Notre Dame; Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Youn-Min Chou, B.S., National Taiwan University; M.S., University of Texas at El Paso; Ph.D., Southern Methodist University
Dung Le, B.S., University of Saigon, Vietnam; M.S., International Center for Theoretical Physics, Italy; Ph.D., Arizona State University
Cornel Pasnicu, B.A., M.S., Ph.D., University of Bucharest
Gelu F. Popescu, B.S., University of Timisoara; M.S., University of Bucharest; Ph.D., Texas A&M University
Walter B. Richardson, Jr., B.S., Southwest Texas State University; M.S., University of Houston; Ph.D., University of North Texas
Nikos A. Salingaros, B.S., University of Miami; M.A., Ph.D., State University of New York at Stony Brook
Lucio Tavernini, B.S.E.E., Heald Engineering College; M.S., University of Colorado at Boulder; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison
Gregory P. Wene, B.A., M.A., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Iowa
Lawrence R. Williams, B.S., Texas Southern University; M.A., Ph.D., University of Michigan
Raj Wilson, B.S., M.S., University of Madras, India; Ph.D., Stevens Institute of Technology

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Weiming Cao, B.S., Nanjing University, China; M.S., Ph.D., Shanghai University of Science and Technology, China
Óscar Chávez, B.S., Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México; M.S., Ph.D., University of Missouri-Columbia
Fengxin Chen, B.S., Hangzhou University, China; M.S., Yunnan University, China; Ph.D., Brigham Young University
Eduardo Duenez, B.S., University of Guanajuato; M.S., Ph.D., Princeton University
Dmitry Gokhman, B.S., University of Miami; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
José N. Iovino, B.A., M.S., Universidad de los Andes, Columbia; Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
F. Alexander Norman, B.A., University of Virginia; M.A., Ed.D., University of Georgia

Department of Physics and Astronomy

PROFESSORS

Arturo A. Ayon, B.S., Universidad de Guadalajara, Mexico; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University
Chonglin Chen, B.S., Huachiao University, P.R. China; M.S., Chinese Academy of Sciences, P.R. China; M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University
Liao Y. Chen, B.S., Xingyang Normal College, Henan; M.S., Huazhong University of Science Technology, Wuhan; Ph.D., Academia Sinica, Beijing
Dhiraj K. Sardar, B.S., M.S., University of Calcutta; Ph.D., Oklahoma State University
Eric M. Schlegel, B.S., State University of New York at Albany; Ph.D., Indiana University
Miguel Jose Yacaman, B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D., National University of Mexico, Mexico City

ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Lorenzo Brancaleon, B.S., Ph.D., University of Parma, Italy
Andrey Chabanov, M.S., Kharkov State University, Ukraine; D.Sc., Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, Ukraine; Ph.D., City University of New York
Zlatko G. Koinov, M.S., University of Sofia, Bulgaria; Ph.D., D.Sc., St. Petersburg Electrotechnical University, Russia

ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Xochitl Lopez-Lozano, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Autonomous University of Puebla, Mexico
Marcelo Marucho, M.S., University of Buenos Aires, Argentina; Ph.D., National University of La Plata, Argentina
Kelly Nash, B.S., Dillard University; M.S., University of Michigan-Ann Arbor; Ph.D., University of Texas at San Antonio
Christopher Packham, Ph.D., University of Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Xomalin G. Peralta, B.S., National University of Mexico; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Santa Barbara

ADJOINT PROFESSORS

Matthew J. Benacquista, B.A., Reed College; Ph.D., Montana State University
Teviet D. Creighton, B.S., University of Calgary, Alberta; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Mario Diaz, M.S., Ph.D., University of Córdoba, Argentina
Phillip Dukes, B.S., Ph.D., Brigham Young University
Natalia V. Guevara, B.S., Ph.D., Moscow State University, Russia
Andreas Hanke, B.S., University of Munich, Germany; Ph.D., University of Wuppertal, Germany
Fredrick A. Jenet, S.B., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Stefano Livi, Ph.D., Max-Planck-Institut für Aeronomie
Karen Martirosyan, M.S., Ph.D., Institute of Structural Macrokinetics, Russian Academy of Sciences and State Engineering University of Armenia
David McComas, B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles
Soumya D. Mohanty, B.S., M.S., Delhi University, India; Ph.D., Inter University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, India
Soma Mukherjee, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Calcutta, India
Craig Pollock, A.A., Hudson Valley Community College; B.A., Sienna College; Ph.D., University of New Hampshire
Richard H. Price, B.S., Cornell University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Volker M. Quetschke, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Universität Hannover, Germany
Malik Rakhmanov, B.S., Moscow State University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Joseph D. Romano, B.S., Cornell University; M.S., Ph.D., Syracuse University
Marilia Samara, B.A., Boston University; Ph.D., Dartmouth College
Ahmed Touhami, B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris VI, France
J. Hunter Waite, B.S., University of Alabama; M.S., Ph.D., University of Michigan

ADJOINT ASSOCIATE PROFESSORS

Daniel C. Boice, B.S., Brigham Young University; M.S., Ph.D., New Mexico State University
Mihir Desai, B.Sc., University of London, United Kingdom.; Ph.D., University of Birmingham, United Kingdom

ADJOINT ASSISTANT PROFESSORS

Frédéric Allegrini, B.S., Vaud School of Engineering, Switzerland; M.S., University of Lausanne, Switzerland; Ph.D., University of Bern, Switzerland
Jerry Goldstein, B.S., Brooklyn College; Ph.D., Dartmouth College
Jörg-Micha Jahn, M.S., Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany; Ph.D., Dartmouth College
Philip Valek, B.S., Illinois State University; M.S., Ph.D., Auburn University

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