The PhD degree program in Engineering and Applied Science (EAS) features contemporary, advanced interdisciplinary research and educational opportunities for students and faculty. 

Today's scientist/engineer/professional must be able to deal with the rapid pace of technological change, a highly interconnected world, and complex problems that require interdisciplinary approaches to advance fundamental understanding or to address pressing societal needs.

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The program's unique cross-cutting options provide students with the means to integrate and synthesize disciplinary depth with breadth of interests, vision, and skills for successful interdisciplinary research careers in industry or academia. 

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Gaurav Khanna

Professor
Physics
Science & Engineering 204A

508-910-6605
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Engineering and Applied Science Faculty

Alireza
Asadpoure

Assistant Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering

508-999-9113
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Alfa
Heryudono

Associate Professor

Mathematics
Liberal Arts 394H

508-999-8516
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Arghavan
Louhghalam

Assistant Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
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508-999-8491
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Amir
Taghavy

Assistant Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Violette Research 108A

508-999-8490
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Amit
Tandon

Professor

SMAST / Estuarine & Ocean Sciences
Science & Engineering 208A

508-999-8357
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Amit
Tandon

Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Science & Engineering 208A


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Caiwei
Shen

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Textiles 211

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Cheng
Wang

Assistant Professor

Mathematics
Liberal Arts 394G

508-999-8342
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David
Brown

Professor

Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Fall River 123

508-910-9852
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David
Brown

Professor

Electrical & Computer Engineering
Dion 319D


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David
Kagan

Full Time Lecturer

Physics
Science & Engineering 203

508-910-6604
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David
Koop

Assistant Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 302E

508-910-6692
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Daniel
MacDonald

Professor

SMAST / Estuarine & Ocean Sciences
School for Marine Science & Technology East, New Bedford 233


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Daniel
MacDonald

Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Violette Research 107B

508-910-6334
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Firas
Khatib

Assistant Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 307A

508-999-8265
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Geoffrey
Cowles

Associate Professor

SMAST / Fisheries Oceanography
School for Marine Science & Technology East, New Bedford 218

508-910-6397
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Gary
Davis

Professor

Mathematics
Liberal Arts 394E

508-999-8739
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Gaurav
Khanna

Professor

Physics
Science & Engineering 204A

508-910-6605
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Grant
O'Rielly

Associate Professor

Physics
Science & Engineering 306A

508-999-8483
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Hua
Fang

Associate Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 317A

508-910-6411
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Heather
Miller

Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
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508-999-8481
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Haiping
Xu

Associate Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 302E

508-910-6427
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Iren
Valova

Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 302D

508-999-8502
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J.P.
Hsu

Chancellor Professor / Chairperson

Physics
Science & Engineering 306B

508-999-8363
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Jun
Li

Assistant Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Violette Research 219

508-999-8692
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Jay
Wang

Associate Professor

Physics
Science & Engineering 204B

508-999-9136
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Lamya
Karim

Assistant Professor

Bioengineering
Textiles 214

508-999-8560
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Mehdi
Raessi

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering

508-999-8496
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Ming
Shao

Assistant Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 303A

508-910-6893
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Mazdak
Tootkaboni

Associate Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Textiles 219A

508-999-8465
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Milana
Vasudev

Assistant Professor

Bioengineering
Textiles 215

508-999-9284
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Marguerite
Zarrillo

Professor

Physics
Science & Engineering 203B

508-999-9268
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Ramprasad
Balasubramanian

Associate Provost for Decision Support & Strategic Initiatives

Academic Affairs / Provost
Foster Administration 326

508-999-8024
r.bala@umassd.edu

Robert
Fisher

Associate Professor

Physics
Violette Research 2022

508-999-8353
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Raymond
Laoulache

Interim Associate Dean / Professor

College of Engineering
Dion 326

508-910-6919
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Renuka
Rajapakse

Full Time Lecturer

Physics
Science & Engineering 205

508-999-8354
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Sankha
Bhowmick

Professor

Mechanical Engineering
Science & Engineering 116C

508-999-8619
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Sigal
Gottlieb

Professor

Mathematics
Liberal Arts 394D

508-999-8205
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Saeja
Kim

Professor / Chairperson

Mathematics
Liberal Arts 395A

508-999-8325
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Sukalyan
Sengupta

Director

Center for Indic Studies
Violette Research 108C

508-999-8470
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Sukalyan
Sengupta

Associate Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Violette Research 108C


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Tracie
Ferreira

Associate Professor

Bioengineering
Textiles 212

508-910-6537
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Vanni
Bucci

Assistant Professor

Bioengineering
Textiles 227

508-999-8219
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Vijaya
Chalivendra

Professor

Mechanical Engineering

508-910-6572
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Wenzhen
Huang

Associate Professor

Mechanical Engineering

508-910-6568
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Walaa
Mogawer

Professor

Civil & Environmental Engineering
Violette Research 108B

508-910-9824
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Shelley
Zhang

Assistant Professor

Computer & Information Science
Dion 302C

508-999-8294
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Yanlai
Chen

Associate Professor

Mathematics
Liberal Arts 394A

508-999-8438
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Yong
Kim

Chancellor Professor

Bioengineering
Textiles 216

508-999-8452
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