Our People

Quamar Niyaz

Quamar Niyaz, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering


(219) 989-2685

Hammond Campus, POTT 327

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Edward Pierson, Sc.D.

Professor Emeritus of Electrical Engineering

PNW Design Studio

(219) 989-3232

Sayanti Roy, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Computer Science

Hammond Campus, CLO 386

Armin Silaen

Armin K. Silaen, Ph.D.

Associate Director for Operations for CIVS | Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering (by courtesy)


(219) 989-2934

Hammond Campus, PWRS 108E

Lizhe Tan

Lizhe Tan, Ph.D.

Department Chair, Electrical and Computer Engineering


(219) 989-2486

Hammond Campus, POTT 323


Nicoleta E. Tarfulea, Ph.D.

Chair of Mathematics and Statistics | Interim Chair of Mechanical and Civil Engineering


(219) 989-2707

Hammond Campus, CLO 378

Veera Gnaneswar Gude, Ph.D., P.E., BCEE, D.WRE, F.ASCE, F.EWRI

NiSource-Meyer Charitable Foundation Professor of Energy and the Environment | Director, PNW Water Institute


(219) 989-2636

Hammond Campus, PWRS 211E

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Subbarao Venkata Majety, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor and Director of Design Studio


(219) 989-3232

Hammond Campus, Design Studio

Xiuling Wang

Xiuling Wang, Ph.D.

Professor of Mechanical Engineering


(219) 989-8065

Hammond Campus, PWRS 211I