Faculty & Staff


Visiting Faculty

Angelo Tafuni
Visiting Professor
​​​​​​​atafuni@nyu.edu 
(646)-997-3819


Affiliated Faculty

Paulo Coelho
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Associate Professor at NYU College of Dentistry
E-mail: pc92@nyu.edu

Mohammed Daqaq
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Associate Professor at NYU Abu Dhabi
E-mail: mohammed.daqaq@nyu.edu

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

Mohammad Qasaimeh
Assistant Professor of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering and
Assistant Professor at NYU Abu Dhabi
E-mail: mohammad.qasaimeh@nyu.edu

John-Ross Rizzo
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Assistant Professor at NYU School of Medicine
E-mail: johnross.rizzo@nyumc.org

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

Jeremy Teo
Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering and
Assistant Professor at NYU Abu Dhabi
E-mail: jeremy.teo@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

Shabab Baghaei
PhD, City University of New York
Mechanical Engineering 

Ghania Benbelkacem
PhD, Institut national polytechnique de Lorraine
Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Material science

Huseyin Cekirge
PhD, Lehigh University
Applied Mechanics

Anthony Clarke
MS, Binghamton University
Finite Elements Methods, Electronic Packaging

Matthew Frenkel
PhD, Rutgers University
Thermal Sensing, Applied Optics

Andrew Gadzic
NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Material Science 

Vladislav Kopman
PhD, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Automatic Control

Dirk Luchtenberg
PhD, Technische Universität Berlin
Fluid Dynamics, Model Reduction, Feedback Control

Gary Mac
MS, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

Carlotta Mummolo
PhD, NYU Tandon School of Engineering - Polytechnic of Bari
Simulation Tools for Robotics, Introduction to Robot Mechanics

Prabodh Panindre
PhD, NYU Tandon School of Engineering
Fire Science and Firefighter Safety Research, Heat Transfer, Nanotechnology, Microfluidics

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

Joel Rodgers
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mathematics

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 Tandon School of Engineering
HVAC, 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 Tandon School of Engineering

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

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

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

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

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

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

Sung H. Whang, Professor Emeritus
DEngSc, Columbia University


Administrative Staff

Tricia Chang
Location: RH 519
triciachang@nyu.edu
646-997-3655

Oleg Shargorodsky
Location: Machine Shop
oleg.shargorodsky@nyu.edu
646-997-4033

Edna F. Taska
Location: RH 517F
ednaftaska@nyu.edu
646-997-3843