John Kobza is an expert in systems engineering, ranging from assembly lines to the efficiency of airport screening.
Rapinder “Rupy” Sawhney is the Heath Fellow in Business and Engineering and a professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering whose research focuses on lean manufacturing, or the idea of producing products with as little wasted time, energy and material as possible.
Claudia Rawn is one of the foremost authorities on materials science at UT, the director of the Center for Materials Processing, and a leading advocate of female engineering students through the RISER program.
George Pharr is considered one of the foremost authorities on the study of materials, in particular nanoindentation and mechanical behavior.
Stephen Paddison is helping shape the future of alternative fuels through his research into fuel cells.
Takeshi Egami pioneered the development of new techniques to determine the atomic structure and motion of the atoms in solids, using both neutron and x-ray scattering.
Sudarsanam Suresh Babu is the Governor’s Chair for Advanced Manufacturing and a materials scientist who explores the production, design, and performance of transforming materials into parts.