University of Southern California

Viterbi School of Engineering

Materials Science — Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science

Vivian Hall of Engineering 604
(213) 740-4339

Chair: Richard Roberts, Ph.D.

Director: Michael Kassner, Ph.D.


Choong Hoon Cho Chair in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering: Michael E. Kassner, Ph.D. (Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering)

Dean’s Chair in Chemical Engineering and Materials Science: Priya Vashishta, Ph.D. (Computer Science, Physics)

Fluor Early Career Chair in Engineering: Andrea M. Armani, Ph.D. (Chemistry, Electrical Engineering)

M.C. Gill Chair in Composite Materials: Steven R. Nutt, Ph.D. (Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering)

Kenneth T. Norris Professor of Engineering: Anupam Madhukar, Ph.D. (Physics, Biomedical Engineering)

Professors: P. Daniel Dapkus, Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering); Rajiv K. Kalia, Ph.D. (Physics, Computer Science); Michael E. Kassner, Ph.D. (Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering); Anupam Madhukar, Ph.D. (Physics); Steven R. Nutt, Ph.D. (Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering); Priya Vashishta, Ph.D. (Physics, Computer Science)

Associate Professors: Andrea Armani, Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering, Chemistry, Biomedical Engineering); Edward Goo, Ph.D..; Andrea Hodge, Ph.D. (Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering);

Assistant Professors: Jayakanth Ravichandran, Ph.D.; Jongseung Yoon, Ph.D.

Joint Appointments: Edward Crandall, Ph.D., M.D. (Medicine); P. Daniel Dapkus, Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering); Stacey Finley, Ph.D. (Biomedical Engineering); Martin Gundersen, Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering); Aiichiro Nakano, Ph.D. (Computer Science, Physics, Biomedical Engineering); Grace Lu, Ph.D. (Physics and Electrical Engineering); George Olah, Ph.D. (Chemistry); Charles G. Sammis, Ph.D. (Geological Sciences); Raymond Stevens, Ph.D. (Biological Sciences and Chemistry); Armand R. Tanguay Jr., Ph.D. (Electrical and Biomedical Engineering); Mark E. Thompson, Ph.D. (Chemistry); Arieh Warshel, Ph.D. (Chemistry); Chongwu Zhou, Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering)

Emeritus Professors: Elmer L. Dougherty, Ph.D.; Murray Gershenzon, Ph.D. (Electrical Engineering); Florian Mansfeld, Ph.D.; Ronald Salovey, Ph.D.*; Peter Will, Ph.D. (Astronautical Engineering, Industrial and Systems Engineering)

*Recipient of university-wide or school teaching award.