Department of Mechanical Engineering

Parent unit(s): College of Science and Engineering

Unit Contact Information

US mailing address: 111 Church Street SE, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, Minneapolis MN 55455  Map

Campus mail address: 1100 MechE, del code 0691

Phone number: (612) 625-0705

Fax number: (612) 626-1854

http://www.me.umn.edu

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Employee Information

  • Department HeadUwe Kortshagen, 1100C Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-2546, korts001@umn.edu

    • Chief of StaffKerri Miller, 1100B Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-9315, kerrim@umn.edu

    • Executive Assistant to the Department HeadKaron Mooney, 1100D Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-2289, mooney@umn.edu

  • Associate Department HeadWilliam Durfee, 1100A Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-0099, wkdurfee@umn.edu

  • Academic Support

    • Director of Graduate StudiesChristopher Hogan, 103 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-8312, hogan108@umn.edu

      • Assistant Academic AdvisorJohn Gardner, 1120 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-2009, gardn032@umn.edu

    • Director of Undergraduate StudiesThomas Chase, 305 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-0308, trchase@umn.edu

      • Student Services CoordinatorMiranda Miller, 1120 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-5842, hein0258@umn.edu

    • Co-op Program DirectorFrank Kelso, 3104 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-0714, kelso001@umn.edu

      • Administrator and Course FacilitatorJill Rivard, (612) 625-5326, co-op@umn.edu

      • Course FacilitatorRosemary Davis

      • Course FacilitatorPeter Loeffler

      • Course FacilitatorDeb Marsh

      • Course FacilitatorAnne Saari

      • Course FacilitatorDianna Wrightsmith

  • Accounting / Payroll / Purchasing

    • Executive Accounts SpecialistJulie Gilasevitch, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-4099, mepurch@umn.edu

    • Finance Professional 2Gail Johansen, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-6645, meacctng@umn.edu

    • Executive Accounts SpecialistHaewon Jun, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, mepurch@umn.edu

    • Executive Accounts SpecialistMargaux Lassegard, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 624-3355, mepay@umn.edu

    • Finance Professional 3Katie Sauer, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 624-3498, meacctng@umn.edu

  • Communications

    • Communications AssociateAudrey Millard, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-0738, meweb@umn.edu

  • Computer and Network Administration--Enet, 376 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-9800, enet@enet.umn.edu

    • Computer Systems AdministratorRaymond Muno

    • System and Database Design and AdministratorHokan

    • System and Database Design and AdministratorPaul Markfort

  • Faculty Support

    • Executive Office and Administrative SpecialistJennifer Dahal, 3101 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 626-8111, jdahal@umn.edu

    • Principal Office and Administrative SpecialistSarah Chapman, 1100 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-0140, mefront@umn.edu

    • Principal Office and Administrative SpecialistTeresa Nieszner, 1120 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-7638, carl1213@umn.edu

    • Program and Project SpecialistVictoria Piorek, 2101 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-6808, pior0003@umn.edu

  • Research Shop

  • Shipping, Receiving and Building

    • Shipping and Receiving and Building AssistantRichard Maharaj, 1124 Mechanical Engineering, (612) 625-1301, mebuild@umn.edu

  • Researchers

    • Jacob Achtemeier

    • Lee Alexander

    • Sheng-Chieh Chen

    • Curtis Craig

    • Brian Davis

    • Peter Easterlund

    • Andrew Freedman

    • Zhe Gao

    • John Gorman

    • Shawn Haag

    • Brandon Hathaway

    • Seong Chan Kim

    • Jayme Lee

    • David Libby

    • Navid Manuchehrabadi

    • Nichole Morris

    • Bernard Olson

    • Qiheng Ou

    • Sung Hyun Park

    • Mathew Rynes

    • Qi Shao

    • Darrick Zarling

  • Faculty Research Laboratories and Centers

  • Student Groups of Interest

Faculty and Instructors

Regents Professor: Richard Goldstein

Regents Professor Emeritus: Benjamin Liu

Distinguished McKnight University Professors: John Bischof, Tianhong Cui, Uwe Kortshagen, David Pui

Professors: Alptekin Aksan, Peter Bruggeman, Francis Kulacki, Thomas Chase, Jane Davidson, Max Donath, William Durfee, Arthur Erdman, Sean Garrick, Steven Girshick, Allison Hubel, David Kittelson, Francis Kulacki, Perry Li, Susan Mantell, Rajesh Rajamani, Lian Shen, Terrence Simon, Ephraim Sparrow, Kim Stelson, Paul Strykowski, Zongxuan Sun, Kumar Tamma

Professors Emeriti: Perry Blackshear, Edward Fletcher, Warren Ibele, Thomas Kuehn, Tarald Kvålseth, Peter McMurry, Katsuhiko Ogata, Suhas Patankar, Subbiah Ramalingam, James Ramsey, Patrick Starr

Associate Professors: Jennifer Alexander, Traian Dumitricã, Christopher Hogan, Michael McAlpine, William Northrop, James Van de Ven

Assistant Professors: Julianna Abel, Cari Dutcher, Jiarong Hong, Suhasa Kodandaramaiah, Timothy Kowalewski, Sungyon Lee, Vinod Srinivasan, Xiaojia Wang, Rusen Yang

Teaching Professor: Frank Kelso

Send update requests to mooney@umn.edu.