Faculty Profiles

  • September 16, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Kay Rowberg

    In designing courses for fall 2020, Associate Professor of Chemistry Kay Rowberg worked with the goal of ensuring students could engage wherever they were.

  • August 31, 2020

    NSF Grant Award: Vijay Devabhaktuni and Khair Al Shamaileh

    We are #PNWEngineeringProud of ECE Department Chair Vijay Devabhaktuni, Ph.D. and Khair Al Shamaileh, Ph.D.! Their collaborative NSF proposal has just been awarded a total of $200,000 for Purdue University Northwest.

  • August 24, 2020

    The Pursuit of Particles

    James Dolen, assistant professor in the PNW Department of Chemistry and Physics, dedicates his research to discovering new particles and working to better understand the forces and fundamental building blocks of our universe.

  • August 7, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Nicolae Tarfulea

    Dr. Nicolae Tarfulea, a Professor of Mathematics at Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is genuinely curious and always excited to learn. Tarfulea was born and raised in Romania.

  • February 21, 2020

    Professor Shengyong Zhang Develops Practical Applications for Powerful Math

    From speed bumps to acoustics, Professor Shenyong Zhang helps students develop mathematical models of practical engineering systems.

  • January 17, 2020

    Mentoring Future Engineers

    Professor Khair Al Shamaileh is passionate about applying engineering concepts to create solutions to the most challenging projects that have a direct impact on humanity.

  • December 17, 2019

    Generating Fuel from the Sun

    Dr. Nesrin Ozalp specializes in the area of designing novel solar reactors for emission-free generation of fuels.

  • November 25, 2019

    Concrete and Steel

    Studying Self-Healing Concrete

  • November 5, 2019

    Analyzing the Story of Earth

    Professor Hystad’s research focuses on solving statistical problems in the new and emerging fields of mineral evolution and mineral ecology.

  • June 5, 2019

    Secure Wireless Communication

    Professor Yang’s research interests include wireless communication, mobile computing, parallel and distributed systems, wireless security and privacy, cloud and green computing, and social network applications.