National Academy members at College of Engineering

Baskes and William

Michael Baskes, pictured left, a member of National Academy of Engineering, joined UNT Engineering in September, adding on to the college’s esteemed faculty. Baskes is recognized for the development of the Embedded Atom Method (EAM) and Modified EAM (MEAM), which prescribes interactions of atoms for materials simulations.

Baskes joins Jim Williams, right, another member of the National Academy of Engineering, in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, along with 13 additional new faculty members across the college.

New faculty members

Biomedical Engineering

Melanie Ecker

Melanie Ecker
Assistant Professor

 

Lin Li

Lin Li
Assistant Professor

Brian Meckes

Brian Meckes
Assistant Professor

 

Venkat Keshav Chivukula

Venkat Keshav Chivukula
Lecturer

Xiaodan Shi

Xiaodan Shi
Lecturer

   
Computer Science & Engineering

Mark Albert

Mark Albert
Assistant Professor

 

Melanie Ecker

Nagendra Gulur
Assistant Professor

Yanyan He

Yanyan He
Assistant Professor

 

Joseph Helsing

Joseph Helsing
Lecturer

Electrical Engineering

Colleen Bailey

Colleen Bailey
Assistant Professor

 

Tom Derryberry

Tom Derryberry
Clinical Associate Professor

Materials Science & Engineering

Xiao Li

Xiao Li
Assistant Professor

   
Mechanical & Energy Engineering

Yijie Jiang

Yijie Jiang
Assistant Professor