Student Clubs, Groups & Organizations

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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)

Professor and Department Chair, ad interim

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Micro- and nano-scale thermal/fluidic transport processes
    • Bio-microfluidics, nanotechnology and energy systems

Artificial Intelligence Club

Professor 

  • Solid Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials
    • Solid and structural mechanics, higher-order continuum theories
    • Multi-scale materials modeling and micro- and nano-mechanics
    • Traumatic brain injury, biomechanics, mechanics of soft materials
    • 3-D printed materials, nanocomposites, cellular and porous materials, textile and ballistic materials

Astrus Consulting

Professor

  • Dynamics and Control
    • Dynamic systems
    • Control/Biomechanics
    • Robotics, medical visualization, and vibration suppression

Deason Innovation Gym


Professor
  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics; Dynamics and Control
    • Microbiorobotics
    • Soft robotics
    • Single molecule biophysics
    • Single cell analysis
    • Micro/nanofluidics

Engineers without Borders (EWB)


Professor and Dean, ad interim 
  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Unsteady flows
    • Vortex ring formation in starting and pulsed jets for application to propulsion, flow control, and biological locomotion
    • Particulate flows
    • Fluid flow in additive manufacturing
    • Quantitative flow visualization

E-Sports Club


Professor
  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Analysis and design of heat and mass transfer processes and equipment

Graduate Student Council (GSC)


Associate Professor
  • Solid Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials
    • Dynamic behavior of materials and structures
    • Novel Kolsky bar-based high-strain rate characterization techniques
    • Non-destructive damage characterization in heterogeneous materials and X-ray computed micro-tomography.

Institute for Operations Research & Management Sciences (INFORMS Student Chapter)


Professor
  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics; Solid Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials
    • Experimental and theoretical fluid mechanics
    • Plasma applications to aerodynamics
    • Micro-optical sensor technology

Mustang Rocketry


Professor
  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Adaptive thermal modeling and laser-based measurements of deep-submicron electronic devices

Mustang Theme Park Design


Associate Professor

 

  • Dynamics and Control
    • Robotics
    • Haptic interfaces
    • Bio-Instrumentation
    • Soft and wearable robotics
    • Additive Biomaterials

National Engineering Honor Society (Tau Beta Pi)

Professor

 

  • Solid Mechanics and Mechanics of Materials
    • Plasticity and its engineering applications
    • Micromechanics study of materials
    • Digital image correlation strain mapping techniques
    • Biomechanics and biomaterials

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

SMU Biomedical Engineering Society


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

SMU Computer Science Club


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

SMU Cyber Security Club ("Cyber Security")


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

Texas Society of Professional Engineers


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces

Women in Science and Engineering (WISE)


Associate Professor

  • Thermal Science and Fluid Mechanics
    • Thermal-based laser micro- and nano-processing, with an emphasis on heat transfer, phase change, and fluid flow occurring during these processes. Applications include laser micromachining of electronic, photonic, and fluidic devices; laser-induced forward transfer (LIFT); nanoparticle fabrication, and fabrication of superhydrophobic surfaces