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University of Tennessee, Knoxville - 2016

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Engineering Information

Areas of Expertise

Engineering Departments Areas of Expertise
Biosystems Engineering & Soil Science
  1. Bioprocess engineering
  2. Biological systems engineering
  3. Instrumentation, sensor, and control technology for biologic
  4. Machine systems engineering
  5. Soil and water engineering
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
  1. Biomolecular engineering
  2. Sustainable energy
  3. Micro-and nano-structured materials
  4. Energy storage and conversion
  5. Computational materials science and engineering
Civil & Environmental Engineering
  1. Transportation engineering
  2. Construction, materials, & structural engineering
  3. Environmental engineering
  4. Geotechnical and earthquake engineering
  5. Water resources engineering
  6. Energy sciences and engineering
  7. Climate change and impacts
  8. Engineering Science
Electrical Engineering & Computer Science
  1. Machine Learning
  2. Microelectronics, Mixed-signal electronics, VLSI, Bioelectronics, Microfluidics
  3. High Performance Scientific and Distributed Computing
  4. Visualization
  5. Neuromorphic Computing
  6. Computer Vision, Robotics, and Image Processing
  7. Power Electronics, Power Systems
  8. Communications, Sensor Networks, Embedded Systems, Internet of Things
  9. Software systems
  10. Cybersecurity
Engineering Fundamentals
  1. Engineering design
  2. Computer methods
  3. Engineering pedagogy
Industrial & Systems Engineering
  1. Operational Excellence / Lean
  2. Transportation, logistics & supply chain modeling
  3. Operations research
  4. Reliability of systems and organizations
  5. Healthcare systems improvement
  6. Engineering Management
Materials Science & Engineering
  1. Polymer chemistry, processing, and characterization
  2. Advanced structural materials
  3. Functional materials (electronic, magnetic & optical)
  4. Nanomaterials science
  5. Computational materials science
  6. Ceramic science and technology
  7. Mechanical behavior of materials
  8. Neutron materials science
  9. Radiation effects in materials
  10. Biomaterials science
Mechanical, Aerospace, & Biomedical Engineering
  1. Micro/Nano-scale science and engineering for bio-systems
  2. Biomedical sensing & imaging
  3. Musculoskatal Biomechanics
  4. Biomaterials science
  5. Heat transfer, combustion and emissions
  6. Electrochemical energy conversion and storage
  7. Additive Manufacturing and rapid prototyping
  8. Robotics & controls
  9. High performance computing
  10. Unsteady aerodynamics
  11. Autonomous control
  12. Fluid-structure interaction
  13. Composite materials
  14. Fracture mechanics
Nuclear Engineering
  1. Nuclear fuels and materials
  2. Nuclear security and safeguards
  3. Nuclear fuel cycles
  4. Nuclear I&C, reliability, and safety
  5. Advanced modeling and simulation
  6. Nuclear criticality safety
  7. Radiological engineering (health physics & medical physics)
  8. Nuclear Fusion Technologies
UTSI
  1. Advanced fluid mechanics, Aero-thermal and Hypersonic aerodynamics and flow structure interactions modeling
  2. Laser based materials processing and modeling of physical simulation
  3. Carbon fiber production, thermal processing, surface activation and carbon fiber composites
  4. Advanced propulsion, including space electric and diagnostic technologies (air-breathing, rocket electric and space)
  5. Thermal management/heat transfer simulations.