Faculty

Chair of DE-CDSE: Tarek Zohdi

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Finite element methods, Micro-structural/macro-property inverse problems

Email:  zohdi@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://me.berkeley.edu/people/tarek-i-zohdi/

MEMBERS

Josh Bloom

Affiliations: Astronomy

Interests: Black hole transients, Gamma-ray bursts, Optical/infrared instrumentation, Supernovae, Virtual observatory

Email: jbloom@astro.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://astro.berkeley.edu/people/josh-bloom

James Demmel

Affiliations: Chair, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics

Interests: Computer architecture, Computer engineering, Linear algebra, Numerical analysis, Scientific computing

Email: demmel@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~demmel/

 

James Sethian

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Applied mathematics, Computational physics, Partial differential equations

Email: sethian@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://math.berkeley.edu/~sethian/2006/level_set.html

Berend Smit

Affiliations: Chemical Engineering

Interests: Biological membranes, Catalysts, Clays, Molecular simulations, Multi-scale modeling, Soft-condensed matter

Email:  Berend-Smit@Berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://chemistry.berkeley.edu/faculty/cbe/smit

Tarek Zohdi

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Finite element methods, Micro-structural/macro-property inverse problems

Email: zohdi@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://me.berkeley.edu/people/tarek-i-zohdi/

 

 


 

CORE FACULTY

 

Josh Bloom

Affiliations: Astronomy

Interests: Black hole transients, Gamma-ray bursts, Optical/infrared instrumentation, Supernovae, Virtual observatory

Email: jbloom@astro.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://astro.berkeley.edu/~jbloom/



Alexandre Chorin

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Applied mathematics, Hydrodynamics, Numerical methods

Email: chorin@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://math.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/alexandre-j-chorin

 

Tina Chow

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Atmospheric layer flow, Environmental fluid mechanics

Email: tinakc@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~chow/

 

Daryl Chrzan

Affiliations: Materials Science and Engineering

Interests: Equilibrium structures of defects, Nanocrystal thermodynamics, Theories of deformation, Thin film growth

Email: dcchrzan@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://cms.mse.berkeley.edu/index.htm

 

Phillip Colella

Affiliations: EECS (Computer Science)

Interests: Computational Fluid Mechanics, Scientific computing

Email: PColella@lbl.gov

Home Page: https://www2.eecs.berkeley.edu/Faculty/Homepages/colella.html

 

James Demmel

Affiliations: EECS (Computer Science), Mathematics

Interests: Computer architecture, Computer engineering, Linear algebra, Numerical analysis, Scientific computing

Email: demmel@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~demmel/

 

Sandrine Dudoit

Affiliations: Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Statistics

Interests: High-throughput gene expression analysis using DNA microarrays and second-generation sequencing, Statistical and computational methods in genomics

Email: sandrine@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/~sandrine/

 

Michael Frenklach

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Chemical kinetics; Computer modeling; Combustion chemistry; Pollutant formation (NOx, soot); Shock tube; Chemical vapor deposition of diamond films; Homogeneous nucleation of silicon, silicon carbide, and diamond powders; Interstellar dust formation.

Email: myf@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://me.berkeley.edu/people/michael-frenklach/

 

Sanjay Govindjee

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Computational solid mechanics, Constitutive theory, Micromechanics

Email: s_g@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~sanjay/

 

Ming Gu

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Numerical linear algebra, Scientific computing

Email: mgu@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://math.berkeley.edu/~mgu/

 

Martin Head-Gordon

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Theoretical chemistry

Email: mhg@bastille.cchem.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://chemistry.berkeley.edu/faculty/chem/martin-head-gordon     

 

Teresa Head-Gordon

Affiliations: Bioengineering

Interests: Biomaterial experiments, Biomolecule experiments, Computation theory

Email: tlhead-gordon@lbl.gov

Home Page: https://chemistry.berkeley.edu/faculty/chem/teresa-head-gordon

 

Shaofan Li

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Computational mechanics, Mechanics of Soft Matters, Multiscale Simulations

Email: shaofan@berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://ce.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/li

 

Mohammed R.K. Mofrad, PhD

Affiliations: Bioengineering, Mechanical Engineering, Molecular Cell Biomechanics

Interests: Theoretical matter physics, Varied quantum phases

Email: mofrad@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://me.berkeley.edu/people/mohammad-r-k-mofrad/

 

Panos Papadopoulos

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Applied mathematics, Biomechanics, Computational mechanics, Solid mechanics

Email: panos@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://me.berkeley.edu/people/panayiotis-papadopoulos/

 

James Sethian

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Applied mathematics, Computational physics, Partial differential equations

Email: sethian@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://math.berkeley.edu/~sethian/

 

Philip Stark

Affiliations: Statistics

Interests: Complex physical systems, Uncertainty simulations

Email: stark@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/~stark/

 

John Strain

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Applied mathematics, Fast algorithms, Material science, Numerical analysis

Email: strain@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://math.berkeley.edu/~strain/

 

Jon Wilkening

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Applied mathematics, Materials science, Scientific computing

Email: wilken@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://math.berkeley.edu/~wilken/

 

Katherine Yelick

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Biosystems, Computational biology, Parallel programming techniques, Programming systems, Scientific computing

Email: yelick@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~yelick/

 

Bin Yu

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics

Interests: Computational models, Statistical machine learning, Statistical methodologies

Email: binyu@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/~binyu/Site/Welcome.html

 

Tarek Zohdi

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Finite element methods, Micro-structural/macro-property inverse problems

Email: zohdi@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/zohdi/

 


 

AFFILIATED FACULTY (in alphabetical order)

 

Ilan Adler

Affiliations: Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Convex programming models, Interior point algorithms, mathematical programming

Email: adler@ieor.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://ieor.berkeley.edu/people/ilan-adler/

 

Alice Agogino

Affiliations: Haas School of Business, Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Intelligent learning systems; information retrieval and data mining; intelligent control and manufacturing; wireless sensor networks; multimedia and computer-aided design; MEMS Synthesis and CAD; artificial intelligence and decision and expert systems.

Email: agogino@berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://me.berkeley.edu/people/alice-m-agogino/

Lisa Alvarez-Cohen

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Bioremediation communities, Biotransformation of contaminants, Microbial ecology

Email: lisaac@berkeley.edu

Home Page:   https://ce.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/alvcohen

 

Adam Arkin

Affiliations: Bioengineering, Chemistry

Interests: Cellular networks, Evolutionary design principles

Email: aparkin@lbl.gov

Home Page:   https://bioeng.berkeley.edu/faculty/adam_arkin

 

Franciso Armero

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Computational mechanics, Nonlinear continuum mechanics

Email: armero@ce.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~armero/

 

Jonathan Arons

Affiliations: Astronomy

Interests: Astrophysical objects, Astrophysics, Black holes, Cosmic rays, Ionized plasmas, Magnetized accretion disks, Neutron stars, Pulsars

Email: arons@astro.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://physics.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/jonathan-arons

 

Alper Atamturk

Affiliations: Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Integer programming, Network design, Optimization under uncertainty

Email: atamturk@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ieor.berkeley.edu/~atamturk/

 

David Auslander

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Automatic system design, Dynamic system simulation, Mini-microcomputer system

Email: dma@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://me.berkeley.edu/people/david-m-auslander/

 

Grigory Barenblatt

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Applied mathematics, Fluid mechanics, Similarity methods asymptotics, Solid mechanics

Email: gibar@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://math.berkeley.edu/~gibar/

 

Peter Bartlett

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics

Interests: Adaptive control, Machine learning, Pattern classification, Reinforcement learning, Statistical learning theory

Email: bartlett@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~bartlett/

 

Alexandre M. Bayen

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering, Systems Engineering Program

Interests: Control, estimation and optimization of distributed parameter systems, inverse modeling and data assimilation, Mobile internet applications (location based services), participatory sensing

Home Page: https://ce.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/bayen

Mobile Millennium website: http://traffic.berkeley.edu

 

Alexis Bell

Affiliations: Chemical Engineering

Interests: Hetergenous catalysts, Structure, Understanding relationship

Email: bell@cchem.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/atbgrp/index.html

 

Francesco Borrelli

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Automotive control system, Model predictive control, Robust constrained control

Email: borrelli@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page: https://me.berkeley.edu/people/francesco-borrelli/

 

Henry Brady

Affiliations: Political Science

Interests: Electoral politics, Management information systems, Political participation, Program evaluation, Social welfare policy

Email: hbrady@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://polisci.berkeley.edu/people/person/henry-brady

 

James Bentley (Ben) Brown

Affiliations: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory – Berkeley Lab, Statistics

Email: JBBrown@lbl.gov 

Home Page: https://statistics.berkeley.edu/people/ben-brown

 

Jose Carmena

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Cognitive neuroscience, Neural engineering, Systems neuroscience

Email: carmena@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/~carmena/

 

Jhih-Wei Chu

Affiliations: Chemical Engineering

Interests: Biomaterials, Biomedical devices, Multiscale modeling, Protein engineering, Simulation, Stabilization, Therapeutic discovery

Email: jwchu@berkeley.edu

 

William Collins

Affiliations: Earth and Planetary Science, LBNL

Interests: Carbon management, Climate change, Energy resources, Environmental remediation, Geological carbon sequestration

Email: wdcollins@lbl.gov

Home Page:  http://www-esd.lbl.gov/ESD_staff/Collins/index.html

 

Yang Dan

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Encoded information, Mammalian brain processes, Neural circuits

Email: ydan@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://mcb.berkeley.edu/faculty/NEU/dany.html

 

Armen Der Kiureghian

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: earthquake engineering., Random vibrations, Risk analysis, System reliability

Email: adk@ce.berkeley.edu.

Home Page:  http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~adk/

 

Michael DeWeese

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Computational neuroscience, Systems

Email: deweese@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://physics.berkeley.edu/index.php?option=com_dept_management&act=people&Item…

 

Doug Dreger

Affiliations: Earth and Planetary Science

Interests: Geophysical inverse problems, Invesitgate seismic source

Email: dreger@seismo.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://seismo.berkeley.edu/~dreger/

 

David Eisenbud

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Algebraic geometry, Commutative algebra, Computation

Email: de@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.msri.org/people/staff/de/

 

Laurent El-Ghaoui

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Air traffic management, Bioinformatics, Convex optimization, Finance, Robotics, Statistical estimation

Email: elghaoui@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Faculty/Homepages/elghaoui.html

 

Craig Evans

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Partial differential equations

Email: evans@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://math.berkeley.edu/~evans/

 

Steve Evans

Affiliations: Mathematics, Statistics

Interests: Dawson-Watanabe super processes, Fractal-like algebraic structures

Email: evans@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/~evans/

 

Richard Fateman

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Algebraic computer manipulation, Programming, Scientific programming environments

Email: fateman@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~fateman/

 

Lee Fleming

Affiliations: Haas School of Business, Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Innovation, knowledge diffusion, regional economics, social networks, The integration of scientific and empirical search strategies

Email: lfleming@ieor.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ieor.berkeley.edu/People/Faculty/fleming.htm

 

Inez Fung

Affiliations: Earth and Planetary Science

Interests: Atmosphere composition, Biogeochemical cycles, Climate changes

Email: ifung@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.atmos.berkeley.edu/~inez/

 

Jack Gallant

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Behavioral neuroscience, Cognitive neuroscience, Computational neuroscience, System neuroscience

Email: gallant@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://neuroscience.berkeley.edu/users/users_profile.php?id=12

 

Michael Gastpar

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Cognitive neuroscience, Communications, Signal processing, Systems neuroscience, Wireless multimedia communication

Email: gastpar@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/~gastpar

 

Phillip Geissler

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Theoretical chemistry

Email: geissler@cchem.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://chem.berkeley.edu/faculty/geissler/index.html

 

David Graves

Affiliations: Chemical Engineering

Interests: Ionized gases/plasmas, Microelectronics industry, Plasma processing

Email: graves@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://cheme.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/graves/graves.html

 

Tom Griffiths

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Behavioral neuroscience, Brain and behavior, Clinical science, Social-personality

Email: tom_griffiths@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://psychology.berkeley.edu/faculty/profiles/tgriffiths.html

 

Alberto Grunbaum

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Analysis, Integrable systems, Medical imaging, Probability

Email: grunbaum@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://math.berkeley.edu/index.php?module=mathfacultyman&MATHFACULTY_MAN_op=sVie…

 

Ole Hald

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Numerical analysis

Email: hald@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://math.berkeley.edu/~hald/

 

Eugene Haller

Affiliations: Materials Science and Engineering

Interests: Nanocrystal growth, Semiconductor, Thermal sensory

Email: eehaller@lbl.gov

Home Page:   http://www.mse.berkeley.edu/faculty/Haller/Haller.html

 

Marti Hearst

Affiliations: School of Information

Interests: Computational linguistics, Information retrieval, User interfaces

Email: hearst@ischool.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Faculty/Homepages/hearst.html

 

Carl Heiles

Affiliations: Astronomy

Interests: Interstellar matter, Numerical analysis, Radio astronomy

Email: heiles@astro.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://astro.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/heiles.html

 

Paul Hilfinger

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Programming Systems (PS); Scientific Computing (SCI); Software Engineering; Parallel Programming Techniques

Email: hilfinger@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~hilfingr/

 

Prof Dorit Hochbaum

Affiliations: Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Data mining recognition, Image segmentation, Manufacturing VLSI circuit

Email: hochbaum@ieor.berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://www.ieor.berkeley.edu/~hochbaum/

 

Olga Holtz

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Approximation theory, Matrix theory, Numerical analysis, Orthogonal polynomials, Scientific computing

Email: holtz@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~oholtz/

 

Nicholas Jewell

Affiliations: Biostatistics, School of Public Health, Statistics

Interests: Biostatistical techniques, Genomics, Statistical methods, Stochastic process, Survival analysis

Email: jewell@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://sph.berkeley.edu/faculty/jewell.html

 

Michael Jordan

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics

Interests: Cognitive modeling, Distributed statistical inference, Nonparametric Bayesian statistics, Speech production, Statistical genetics
Email: jordan@cs.berkeley.edu
Home Page: http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~jordan/

 

Tony Keaveny

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Biomechanics, Design bone-implant system, Experimentation, Finite element modeling, Tissue engineering

Email: tmk@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/keaveny.html

 

Sung-Hou Kim

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Biochemical methods, Biophysical chemistry, Computational genomics, Computational methods

Email: shkim@lbl.gov

Home Page:  http://chem.berkeley.edu/faculty/kim/index.html

 

Richard Klein

Affiliations: Astronomy

Interests: Interstellar medium, MHD turbulence, Radiation-gas dynamical flows, Star formation, Turbulent clouds

Email: klein@astro.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://astro.berkeley.edu/~klein/

 

Stanley A. Klein

Affiliations: Vision Science and Optometry

Interests: amblyopia, corneal topography and contact lens design, fMRI, psychophysical methods and vision test design, source localization of evoked potentials, Spatial vision modeling

Email: sklein@socrates.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://cornea.berkeley.edu

 

Robert Knight

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Behavioral neuroscience, Cognitive neuroscience

Email: rtknight@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://psychology.berkeley.edu/faculty/profiles/rknight.html

 

Laura Larsen

Affiliations: Earth Systems Science in Department of Geography, University of California, Berkeley

Interests: Data-driven, modeling, and experimental approaches to understand how the flow of water through the environment interacts with vegetation, sediment, and organisms from the scale of individual vegetation stems to the landscape scale

Email: laurel@berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://esdlberkeley.com

 

Edward Lee

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Studying real-time software

Email: eal@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://ptolemy.eecs.berkeley.edu/~eal/

 

William Lester

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Physical chemistry, Theoretical chemistry

Email: walester@cchem.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://chem.berkeley.edu/faculty/lester/index.html

 

Roya Maboudian

Affiliations: Chemical Engineering

Interests: Engineering, Micro-electromechanical systems, Semicondutors, Thin-film science

Email: maboudia@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/rmgrp/roya.htm

 

Philip Marcus

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Algorithms, Atmospheric flows, Convection, Fluid mechanics, Nonlinear dynamics, Numerical analysis, Ocean flows, Turbulence

Email: pmarcus@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/marcus.html

 

Christopher McKee

Affiliations: Astronomy, Physics

Interests: Gamma-ray bursts, Intergalactic medium, Interstellar medium, Star formation

Email: cmckee@astro.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://astro.berkeley.edu/~cmckee/

 

Sara McMains

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: CAD/CAM/CAPP, Computation on GPU (GPGPU), Geometric modeling, Layered manufacturing

Email: mcmains@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/~mcmains/

 

Burkhard Militzer

Affiliations: Astronomy, Earth and Planetary Science

Interests: Simulation of liquids, Simulation of novel materials

Email: militzer@berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://militzer.berkeley.edu/

 

William Miller

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Chemical dynamics, Quantum mechanical, Semi classical theories, Theoretical chemistry

Email: millerwh@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://chem.berkeley.edu/faculty/miller/index.html

 

Joel Moore

Affiliations: Physics

Interests: Theoretical matter physics, Varied quantum phases

Email: jemoore@socrates.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://socrates.berkeley.edu/~jemoore/currcv.pdf

 

Clark Nguyen

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Microeletromechanical systems technology, Wireless circuits

Email: ctnguyen@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/~ctnguyen/

 

Deborah Nolan

Affiliations: Statistics

Interests: Absolute deviation regression, asymptotic properties

Email: nolan@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/users/nolan/index.html

 

James O’Brien

Affiliations: Computer Science Interests: Computer Graphics and Animation

Email: job@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~job/

 

Oliver M. O’Reilly

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: biomechanics of the spine, continuum mechanics, dynamical systems, Models for plant growth, rigid body dynamics, rotations

Email: oreilly@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/oreilly/

 

Bruno Olshausen

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Constructiong neural circuits, Probabilistic models

Email: baolshausen@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://redwood.berkeley.edu/bruno/

 

Shmuel Oren

Affiliations: Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Coordination theory, Electric power economics, Market mechanisms, Operations, Planning, Pricing strategies

Email: oren@ieor.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ieor.berkeley.edu/~oren/

 

Lior Pachter

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Comparative genomics, Functional genomics, Paleogenomics, Phylogenomics, Systems biology

Email: lpachter@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://math.berkeley.edu/~lpachter/

 

Per-Olof Persson

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: high-order methods for fluid and solid mechanics

Email: Persson@berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://persson.berkeley.edu/

 

Thomas (Zach) Powell

Affiliations: Integrative Biology

Interests: Biological processes, Estuaries, Physical processes

Email: zackp@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://zanclopus.biol.berkeley.edu/people/powell/

 

Alexey Pozdnukhov

Affiliations: Civil Engineering

Interests: Smart Cities; scalable data analytics methods for semantically rich modeling of urban dynamics

Email: alexeip@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://faculty.ce.berkeley.edu/pozdnukhov/

Eliot Quataert

Affiliations: Astronomy

Interests: Black holes, Galaxy formation, Gamma-ray bursts, Supernovae explosions

Email: eliot@astron.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://astro.berkeley.edu/~eliot/

 

John Rice

Affiliations: Statistics

Interests: Analyzing random functions

Email: rice@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/users/rice/

 

Mark Richards

Affiliations: Earth and Planetary Science

Interests: earthquake hazards, global plate motions, regional crustal deformation, Rotational dynamics

Email: Mark_Richards@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://eps.berkeley.edu/development/view_person.php?uid=7517

 

Barbara Romanowicz

Affiliations: Earth and Planetary Science

Interests: Earthquake processes, Estimation of earthquake parameters, Scaling laws

Email: barbara@seismo.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://seismo.berkeley.edu/~barbara/romanowicz.htm

 

David Romps

Affiliations: EPS, LBL
Email:  romps@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://romps.berkeley.edu/

 

Austin Roorda

Affiliations: School of Optometry, Vision Science

Interests: adaptive optics, High-resolution retinal imaging, limits of human vision, physiological optics

Email: aroorda@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://vision.berkeley.edu/roordalab/

 

Jaijeet Roychowdhury

Affiliations: Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences

Interests: and Robotics (CIR), Biosystems and Computational Biology (BIO), Control, Intelligent systems

Email: jr@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Faculty/Homepages/jr.html

 

Stuart Russell

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Dynamic Bayesian networks, Hierarchical reinforcement learning, Properties of intelligent agents

Email: russell@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~russell/

 

Shankar Sastry

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Adaptive control, Biological motor control, Hybrid systems, Robotic telesurgery, Sensor networks

Email: sastry@coe.berkeley.edu

Home Page:   http://robotics.eecs.berkeley.edu/~sastry/

 

David Schaffer

Affiliations: Chemical Engineering

Interests: Biomedical engineering

Email: schaffer@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://cheme.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/schaffer/schaffer.html

 

Lee Schruben

Affiliations: Industrial Engineering, Operations Research

Interests: Optimization system response, Simulating modeling, Simulation experiments

Email: lees@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ieor.berkeley.edu/People/Faculty/schruben.htm

 

Prof Jasjeet Sekhon

Affiliations: Political Science and Statistics

Interests: Causal Inference, Statistical methods

Email: sekhon@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://sekhon.berkeley.edu/

 

Prof Horst Simon

Affiliations: CSRD, LBNL

Interests: Graph partitioning, Sparse matrices

Email: hdsimon@lbl.gov

Home Page:  http://www.nersc.gov/~simon/

 

Alistair Sinclair

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics

Interests: Computational analysis, Monte Carlo methods, Nonlinear dynamical systems, Stochastic processes

Email: sinclair@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~sinclair/

 

Kimmen Sjolander

Affiliations: Bioengineering

Interests: Biological discovery, Novel computational methods

Email: kimmen@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://phylogenomics.berkeley.edu/members/kimmen/

 

Rachel Slaybaugh

Affiliations: Nuclear engineering

Interests:  Reactor design, shielding, and nuclear security and nonproliferation

Email: slaybaugh@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://www.nuc.berkeley.edu/people/rachel-slaybaugh

 

Kenichi Soga

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Infrastructure sensing, City-scale modeling and simulations of infrastructure systems, Performance-based design and maintenance of underground structures, Energy geotechnics, and Geotechnics from micro to macro.

Email: soga@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://www.ce.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/soga

 

Mark Stacey

Affiliations: Civil and Environmental Engineering

Interests: Environmental fluid mechanics, Estuarine, Ocean circulation, Physical-biological modeling

Email: mstacey@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.ce.berkeley.edu/~stacey/

 

Philip Stark

Affiliations: Statistics

Interests: Complex physical systems, Uncertainty simulations

Email: stark@stat.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.stat.berkeley.edu/~stark/

 

David Steigmann

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: capillary phenomena, Continuum, finite elasticity, mechanics, mechanics of thin films, shell theory, stability, surface stress, variational methods

Email: steigman@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/steigman/

 

Bernd Sturmfels

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Algebraic statistics, Combinatorics, Commutative algebra, Computational algebraic geometry, Computational biology

Email: bernd@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://math.berkeley.edu/~bernd/

 

Frederic Theunissen

Affiliations: Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute

Interests: Auditory Physiology, Neural basis

Email: theunissen@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://psychology.berkeley.edu/faculty/profiles/ftheunissen.html

 

Hayden Taylor

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Modeling and simulation of micro-and nano-manufacturing processes and materials

Email: hkt@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/taylor/

 

John Verboncoeur

Affiliations: Nuclear Engineering

Interests: Computational modeling, Cross-field amplifiers, Diodes, Magnetrons

Email: johnv@nuc.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://ptsg.berkeley.edu/~johnv/

 

Martin Wainwright

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Statistics

Interests: Communications, Control, Intelligent systems, Networking, Robotics, Signal processing

Email: wainwrig@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Faculty/Homepages/wainwright.html

 

Birgitta Whaley

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Computation, Nanoscience, Physical chemistry, Quantum information

Email: whaley@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://chem.berkeley.edu/people/faculty/whaley/whaley.html

 

Paul Wright

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Energy scavenging, Energy storage, Micro-integration manufacturing, Wireless sensor systems

Email: pwright@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/wright/

 

Ting Xu

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Biomaterials, Polymers

Email: tingxu@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://chem.berkeley.edu/faculty/xu/index.html

  

Lotfi Zadeh

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Artificial intelligence, Intelligent systems, Knowledge-based systems, Robotics, Soft computing

Email: zadeh@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~zadeh/

 

Avideh Zakhor

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: 3D modeling, Image processing, Wireless multimedia communication

Email: avz@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Page:          http://www-video.eecs.berkeley.edu/~avz/

 

Maciej Zworski

Affiliations: Mathematics

Interests: Mathematical physics, Partial differential equations

Email: zworski@math.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://math.berkeley.edu/~zworski/

 


 

FORMER FACULTY AFFILIATES

 

Maneesh Agrawala

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Graphics, Human-computer interaction

Home Page: http://graphics.stanford.edu/~maneesh/

 

Ruzena Bajcsy+

Affiliations: Computer Science, Electrical Engineering

Interests: Artificial intelligence, Biosystems, Computational biology, Human-computer interaction, Intelligent systems, Robotics

Email: bajcsy@eecs.berkeley.edu

Home Pagehttp://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Faculty/Homepages/bajcsy.html

 

David Chandler*

Affiliations: Chemistry

Interests: Dynamics, Kinetic pathway systems, Phase transitions, Quantum mechanics, Solvation structure, Statistical mechanics, Theory of complex liquids

Email: chandler@cchem.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://gold.cchem.berkeley.edu/

David E. Culler+

Affiliation: Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

Email: culler@berkeley.edu

Home Page:  https://people.eecs.berkeley.edu/~culler/

 

Richard Karp+

Affiliations: Bioengineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Operations Research

Interests: Combinatorial algorithms, Computational biology, Discrete probability, Internet algorithms, Theoretical computer science

Email: karp@cs.berkeley.edu

Home Page: http://www.cs.berkeley.edu/~karp/

 

Andrew Packard*

Affiliations: Mechanical Engineering

Interests: Control analysis, Linear algebra, Numerical algorithms

Email: pack@me.berkeley.edu

Home Page:  http://www.me.berkeley.edu/faculty/packard/

 

 

*Deceased
+ Retired