Faculty

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A-E

Eric J. Alm

Karl Van Tassel (1925) Career Development Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Biological Engineering
Associate Member, Broad Institute

Research Interests: computational and systems biology

Saurabh Amin

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: network control, resilient infrastructures

Cynthia Barnhart

Chancellor
Ford Professor of Engineering
Director, Transportation@MIT

Research Interests: operations research, airlines

Moshe E. Ben-Akiva

Edmund K. Turner Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests: transportation demand

Lydia Bourouiba

Esther and Harold E. Edgerton Career Development Assistant Professor
Associate Faculty, Institute for Medical Engineering and Science

Research Interests: fluid dynamics, pathogen-fluid interactions, contact and disease transmission, mathematical epidemiology

Rafael L. Bras

Professor Emeritus
Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, Georgia Tech

Research Interests: hydrology and hydroclimatology

Markus J. Buehler

Department Head
Professor

Research Interests: materials, molecular dynamics, protein-based material

Oral Buyukozturk

Professor

Research Interests: structural engineering and mechanics, materials, structural integrity assessment

Sallie W. (Penny) Chisholm

Lee and Geraldine Martin Professor of Environmental Studies
Professor of Biology

Research Interests: biological oceanography

Jerome J. Connor

Professor

Research Interests: structural engineering, sustainable engineering design

Richard de Neufville

Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Professor of Engineering Systems

Research Interests: technology policy

Edward F. DeLong

Morton (1924) and Claire Goulder and Family Professor in Environmental Systems
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Department of Biological Engineering
Member, National Academy of Sciences

Research Interests: microbiology and environmental genomics

Peter Eagleson

Professor Emeritus

Research Interests: hydrology and hydroclimatology

Herbert H. Einstein

Professor

Research Interests: rock mechanics

Elfatih A.B. Eltahir

Associate Department Head
Professor

Research Interests: hydrology and hydroclimatology

Dara Entekhabi

Bacardi and Stockholm Water Foundations Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
and Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences

Research Interests: hydrology, hydroclimatology and remote sensing

F-K

Michael Fellows

Associate Professor

Research Interests:

Lynn Gelhar

Professor Emeritus

Research Interests: hydrology

Marta C. González

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: human dynamics, complex networks, systems of mobile agents, multiphase flow

Philip M. Gschwend

Ford Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Director, Ralph M. Parsons Laboratory for Environmental Science and Engineering

Research Interests: environmental organic chemistry

Charles F. Harvey

Professor

Research Interests: hydrogeology, geochemical processes

Colette L. Heald

Mitsui Career Development Associate Professor
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences

Research Interests: atmospheric composition and chemistry

Harry F. Hemond

William E. Leonhard (1940) Professor

Research Interests: environmental chemistry and wetland geochemistry

Patrick Jaillet

Dugald C. Jackson Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Co-Director, Operations Research Center

Research Interests: operations research, online and stochastic optimization

Hamlin M. Jennings

Adjunct Professor
Principal Investigator, Concrete Sustainability Hub

Research Interests: chemistry of cement

Ruben Juanes

Associate Professor

Research Interests: multiphase flow in porous media, energy resources, CO2 sequestration

Eduardo Kausel

Professor

Research Interests: structural dynamics

Benjamin Kocar

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: soil and aqueous biogeochemistry

Jesse H. Kroll

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering

Research Interests: environmental chemistry

L-O

Charles C. Ladd

Edmund K. Turner Professor Emeritus

Research Interests: geotechnical engineering

Robert Logcher

Professor Emeritus

Research Interests: information systems for construction

Ole S. Madsen

Donald and Martha Harleman Professor Emeritus

Research Interests: fluid mechanics, coastal engineering

David H. Marks

Goulder Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems, Emeritus

Research Interests: sustainable development

Dennis B. McLaughlin

H.M. King Bhumibol Professor

Research Interests: hydrology, data assimilation

Chiang C. Mei

Ford Professor of Engineering, Emeritus

Research Interests: fluid mechanics, hydrodynamics

Fred Moavenzadeh

James Mason Crafts Professor of Engineering Systems and Civil and Environmental Engineering (on leave)
President, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology

Research Interests: construction management

Heidi Nepf

Donald and Martha Harleman Professor
Margaret MacVicar Fellow

Research Interests: environmental fluid mechanics

John A. Ochsendorf

Class of 1942 Professor of Architecture
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests: structural engineering, sustainable development

Amedeo R. Odoni

Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Research Interests: operations research, airlines

Carolina Osorio

Assistant Professor

Research Interests: operations research applied to urban transportation

P-T

Martin F. Polz

Professor

Research Interests: environmental microbiology

Pedro Miguel Reis

Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Mechanical Engineering

Research Interests: mechanics and materials: elasticity of thin objects, deformation, fracture, granular media

Daniel Roos

Japan Steel Industry Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems, Emeritus
Director, MIT Portugal Program

Research Interests: technology and policy, transportation systems

Yossi Sheffi

Elisha Gray II Professor of Engineering Systems
Director, Center for Transportation and Logistics

Research Interests: logistics

David Simchi-Levi

Professor
Co-Director, Leaders for Global Operations

Research Interests: operations research, supply chain

Roman Stocker

Associate Professor

Research Interests: microfluidics, microbial ecology, fluid mechanics

Joseph M. Sussman

JR East Professor
Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Engineering Systems

Research Interests: transportation systems

Janelle R. Thompson

Doherty Assistant Professor in Ocean Utilization

Research Interests: environmental microbiology

U-Z

Franz-Josef Ulm

Professor
Faculty Director, Concrete Sustainability Hub

Research Interests: materials, durability mechanics

Daniele Veneziano

Professsor
Head of the CEE Materials, Infrastructure and Systems Group (Pierce Laboratory)

Research Interests: stochastic modeling

Andrew J. Whittle

Edmund K. Turner Professor in Civil Engineering

Research Interests: geotechnical engineering