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Sam Anand, PhD

Center Director, Professor , Mechanical Engineering

598 Rhodes Hall

513-556-6300

Research and Teaching Interests: Intelligent Design, Manufacturing Systems Optimization, Modelling and Optimization of Additive and Subtractive Manufacturing, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Augmented Reality

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Jay Kim, PhD

Education Program Director, Professor, Department Head , Mechanical and Materials Engineering

513-556-6300

Research and Teaching Interests: Vibrations, Acoustics, Applied Mechanics, Rotordynamics

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Gil Morris

Project Manager , UC-Siemens Simulation Technology Center Siemens Digital Industries - Software

557 Baldwin/Oxford, Michigan

Interests: 33 years of engineering experience, primarily in automotive industry

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Milind A.Jog, PhD

Professor , Mechanical and Materials Engineering

687 Rhodes Hall

513-556-1675

Research and Teaching Interests: Heat Transfer, CFD, Sprays and Multiphase Flow, Interfacial Phenomena

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Amir Salehpour

Associate Professor , Mechanical and Materials Engineering Technology Program

496 Rhodes Hall

513-556-45309

Research and Teaching Interests: Computer 3D modeling and Simulation

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Wei Wang, PhD

Assistant Professor Educator, Theta Tau Advisor , Mechanical and Materials Engineering

811D Old Chem

513-556-2021

Research and Teaching Interests: Solid Mechanics, Machine Design, Statics, Manufacturing Processes

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Gil Jun Lee

Visiting Assistant Professor , UC-Siemens Simulation Technology Center, Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

536 Baldwin

Research Interests: Buzz, Squeak and Rattle (BSR) Noise, Structural Dynamics and Vibration, Acoustics, Multiphysics CAE Analysis, Applied Mechanics, Rotordynamics

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Sai Krishna Sumanth Nakka

Graduate Assistant (Amesim), Master’s Student , UC-Siemens Simulation Technology Center, Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

547 Baldwin

Research Interests: Multidisciplinary modeling & design optimization; hybrid-electric ground vehicles design; hybrid-electric UAV design; automotive systems design; vehicle dynamics; machine learning; data driven decision making

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Parikshit Boregowda

Graduate Assistant, Master’s Student , UC-Siemens Simulation Technology Center, Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

729 Rhodes

Research Interests: Smooth particle Hydrodynamics in Incompressible flow; Fluid Structure Interaction; Finite Element Analysis; Big Data Analytics and Machine Learning; Control System Design; Robotics; Heat Transfer

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Omkar Ghalsasi

Graduate Assistant (Siemens NX, NX CAM) , Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

565 Baldwin

Research Interests: Computer-Aided Design; Geometric Modeling; Manufacturing Processes; Additive Manufacturing; Algorithm and Application Development; Design & Optimization for Additive Manufacturing.

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Shriyanka Joshi

Graduate Assistant , Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

547 Baldwin

Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing, Design for AM, AM Build Simulation, Lattice Structures, AM Path Planning for Lattices, Topology Optimization, Machine Learning

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Kuan-Ting Lin

Graduate Assistant (Star-CCM+), PhD Student , UC-Siemens Simulation Technology Center, Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

Baldwin 555

Research Interests: Enhanced heat transfer; electronics cooling; computational fluid dynamics; two-phase flow; heat pipe; compact heat exchangers

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Srikanth Reddy Pydala

Graduate Assistant (Siemens NX, NX CAM) , Mechanical and Materials Engineering

565 Baldwin

Research Interests: Design for Additive Manufacturing; Optimization of 3d build volume; Intelligent Tool path planning; Computational tools for AM; Computer-Aided Design & Manufacturing; Multi-objective process optimization

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Srijana Shah

Graduate Assistant , Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

565 Baldwin

Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing;Design for AM;Tool path planning for GD&T optimization; Multi tool path planning; Group technology for additive manufacturing

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Ashwani Thakur

Graduate Assistant (Nx-Nastran), Master's Student , UC-Siemens Simulation Technology Center, Mechanical and Materials Engineering Department

547 Baldwin

Research Interests: Computer Aided Engineering, Finite Element Analysis, Applied Mechanics, Structural Dynamics and Vibrations, Acoustics

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Botao Zhang

Graduate Assistant , Mechanical and Materials Engineering

565 Baldwin

Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing; Design for Additive Manufacturing; Support structure optimization; Lattice structures for AM; Topology Optimization.