People - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Core Faculty
Industry Professors
Adjunct Faculty
Emeritus Faculty

Core Faculty

Kurt H. Becker
Nikhil   Gupta
Iraj M. Kalkhoran
Dr. Vikram   Kapila
Joo  H. Kim
Sunil   Kumar
Said   Nourbakhsh
Maurizio   Porfiri
Katepalli R. Sreenivasan
Richard S. Thorsen
George   Vradis

Industry Professors

Joseph   Borowiec
Vittoria  Flamini
SangHoon  Nathan Lee
Iskender  Sahin

Cross-Appointed Faculty

Paolo Cappa
Research Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Professor Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Salvatore Grimaldi
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Associate Professor at Universita degli Studi della Tuscia, Italy
E-mail: salvatore.grimaldi@unitus.it

Constantine E. Kontokosta, PE
Deputy Director of the NYU Center for Science & Progress
Location: 1 Metrotech Center

Michael J. Shelley
Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Professor at the Courant Institute, NYU
E-mail: shelley@cims.nyu.edu

Peter S. Walker
Research Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Research Professor at New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases
E-mail: ptrswlkr@aol.com

Adjunct Faculty

Anthony Clarke
MS, Binghamton University
Finite Elements Methods

Vladislav Kopman
PhD, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering
Automatic Control

Nicholas Dizinno
MS, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering
Computer-Aided Design, Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics

Kee M. Park
PhD, Stevens Institute of Technology
Machine Design

Daniel Speyer
PhD, New York University
Nuclear Power Plant Systems

Paul J. Sutton
J.D., Brooklyn Law School
Intellectual property issues for engineers; intersections of law, engineering & business

Ali Vedavarz
PhD, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering
HVAC and energy systems

Emeritus Faculty

Vito D. Agosta, Professor Emeritus
PhD, Columbia University

Anthony E. Armenakas, PE, Professor Emeritus
PhD, Columbia University

William B. Blesser, Professor Emeritus
MEE, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Irving B. Cadoff, Professor Emeritus
DEngSc, New York University

John R. Curreri, Professor Emeritus
MEE, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Carmine D’Antonio, Professor Emeritus
MMetE, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Jerome M. Klosner, PE, Professor Emeritus
PhD, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Harold Margolin, Professor Emeritus
DEngSc, Yale University

William R. McShane, Professor Emeritus
PhD, School of Engineering

Gino Moretti, Professor Emeritus
PhD, University of Turin (Italy)

Sharad A. Patel, Professor Emeritus
PhD, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering

Bernard W. Shaffer, PE, Professor Emeritus
PhD, Brown University

William P. Vafakos, PE, Professor Emeritus
JD, Brooklyn Law School, PhD, NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering