Department: ME Faculty

Zoz, Steve

Steve Zoz Email: Phone: 515-294-9236 Title(s): Teaching Faculty Mechanical Engineering Office 2068 Black Engineering 2529 Union Dr. Ames, IA 50011-2030 Information Dr. Zoz’s career includes significant time in industry.  Dr. Zoz has vehicle and internal combustion engine design and consulting experience involving gasoline engines for automotive applications, natural gas engines for power generation, and heavy-duty … Continue reading Zoz, Steve

Messman, Michael

Michael Messman Email: Phone: 515-294-1423 Title(s): Associate Teaching Professor Mechanical Engineering Office 2100 Black Engr 2529 Union Dr Ames, IA 500112030 Information Professional Experience Midwest Dynamics PLC, Grimes, Iowa (2008 – Present) Owner of professional engineering consulting firm offering 2 and 3 day courses on engineering measurements and data acquisition to industry professionals from off-road … Continue reading Messman, Michael

Li, Beiwen

Beiwen Li Email: Phone: 515-294-9226 Title(s): Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering Office 2092 Black Engr.2529 Union Dr.Ames, IA 500112030 Information Links Analytical 3D Optical Sensing Laboratory (3DAOS) Education PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 2017 MS, Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, 2014 BS, Optoelectronics, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2012 Interest Areas Superfast 3D optical sensing … Continue reading Li, Beiwen

Lee, Jonghyun

Jonghyun Lee Email: Phone: 515-294-1423 Title(s): Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering Office 2010 Black Engr.2529 Union Dr.Ames, IA 500112030 Information Jonghyun Lee is an assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Iowa State University. He has been conducting multiple projects funded by NASA, The U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Iowa Department of Transportation, and Boston … Continue reading Lee, Jonghyun

Bentil, Sarah

Sarah Bentil Email: Phone: 515-294-8528 Title(s): Assistant Professor William March Scholar in Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Neuroscience (Courtesy) Office 2104 Black Engr 2529 Union Dr Ames, IA 50011-2030 Information Links The Bentil Group Postdoctoral scholars, Graduate students, and Undergraduate students interested in joining our group should send an email to Dr. Bentil at: sbentil[at]iastate.edu. The … Continue reading Bentil, Sarah

Gomes, Carmen

Carmen Gomes Email: Phone: 515-294-1138 Title(s): Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering Office 2624E Howe Hall 537 Bissell Rd Ames, IA 500111096 Information Dr. Gomes’s laboratory focuses on both fundamental and more immediately applied research in functional delivery systems and biosensors in the areas of food safety, shelf-life extension of food products, and nutrient bioavailability. The overall … Continue reading Gomes, Carmen

Shapiro, Howard

Howard Shapiro Email: Phone: 313-310-2629 Title(s): Teaching Professor Mechanical Engineering Office 2066 Black Engr.2529 Union Dr.Ames, IA 500112030 Information Education PhD, Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University, 1975 MS, Mechanical Engineering, The Ohio State University, 1971 BS, Mathematics, The Ohio State University, 1969 Interest Areas Energy efficiency, waste reductions, and productivity in industrial processes Thermodynamics and … Continue reading Shapiro, Howard

Wickert, Jonathan

Jonathan Wickert Email: Phone: 515-294-0070 Title(s): Professor Mechanical Engineering Senior Vice President and Provost Office 1550 Beardshear515 Morrill Rd.Ames, IA 500112103 Information Jonathan Wickert serves as Senior Vice President and Provost at Iowa State University, overseeing all of the university’s academic programs. With its first degree conferred in 1872, ISU today is a premier land … Continue reading Wickert, Jonathan

Brown, Robert

Robert Brown Email: Phone: 515-294-7934 Title(s): Anson Marston Distinguished Professor in Engineering Gary and Donna Hoover Chair in Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Chemical and Biological Engineering (Courtesy) Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering (Courtesy) Director at Bioeconomy Institute Office 114OE Biorenew Lab 617 Bissell Rd Ames, IA 50011-1098 Information Links Robert C. Brown Faculty Profile Dr. Brown … Continue reading Brown, Robert

Hu, Chao

Chao Hu Email: Phone: 515-294-0771 Title(s): Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering Office 2026 Black Engr.2529 Union Dr.Ames, IA 500112030 Information Links System Reliability and Safety Laboratory Selected Awards and Recognitions Highly Cited Research Paper 2012-2013 (Applied Energy), 2015 Star of Excellence Individual Award (Medtronic, Inc.), 2014 Ford Motor Company – Best Paper Award (ASME Design Automation Conference), … Continue reading Hu, Chao