Meet Our Faculty

Department of Mechanical Engineering

  • Mehdi Darehbidi wears a dark suit, striped tie, and glasses in his faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Fatigue and Fracture, electrochemistry and corrosion, computational materials, reliability, thermodynamics and heat transfer, failure mechanics.
  • Shaghayegh Bagheri wears a black cardigan and white blouse in her faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing, advanced materials, failure mechanics
  • Ali Beheshti wears a dark suit, blue tie, and glasses in his faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Additive Manufacturing, advanced materials, failure mechanics
  • Colleen Berg wears glasses and a light blue shirt for her faculty profile in the ME department.

    Instructor

    Colleen Berg has been an instructor in Mechanical Engineering since 2006.
  • Juan Cebral wears a navy-blue sweat jacket and green shirt in his faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering

    Professor, Bioengineering and Mechanical Engineering
     

    Research Interests: Stroke, cerebral aneurysms, blood flow, image-based modeling, patient-specific modeling, computational fluid dynamics, hemodynamics, modeling medical devices
  • Missy Cummings wears a black shirt and has light-brown hair in her faculty profile for the CEC at M

    Professor, Director of the Center for Robotics, Autonomous Systems, and Translational AI

    Missy Cummings will be the new director of the Center for Robotics, Autonomous Systems, and Translational AI
  • Pei Dong wears a mustard-yellow shirt, dark suit and glasses in her faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

    Assistant Professor

    Research Interests: Sensors, micro/nano mechanics, soft robotics
  • Zelalem Eshete wears a light suit and shirt in his faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering.

    Assistant Professor

    Zelalem Eshete is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering.
  • Robert Handler wears a dark suit and yellow tie in his faculty profile for the Department of Mechanical Engineering

    Professor and Director of Graduate Programs

    Research Interests: Theoretical and computational fluid mechanics, turbulence, laser propagation through random media, viscoelastic flows, acoustics, geophysical fluid mechanics, micro-fluidics
  • George Hazelrigg wears a dark suit and tie in his faculty profile for Mason's Mechanical Engineering department

    Adjunct Professor and Affiliate Faculty

    Research Interests: Systems Engineering Theory and Engineering Design Decision Making.