Faculty Directory

Our faculty are among the most published and respected researchers in the country. They conduct experiments in the fields of health, energy, and the environment, and collaborate not only with each other, but with a myriad of researchers across the University at Buffalo and Western New York Community.  

Full-Time Faculty

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Paschalis Alexandridis, PhD
PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1994

508 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1183

Fax: (716) 645-3822

palexand@buffalo.edu

UB Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Self-assembly; directed assembly; complex fluids; soft materials; nanomaterials; interfacial phenomena; amphiphilic polymers; biopolymers; surfactants; product design

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508 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1183

Fax: (716) 645-3822

palexand@buffalo.edu

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Stelios Andreadis, PhD
PhD, University of Michigan, 1996

908 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1202

Fax: (716) 645-3822

sandread@buffalo.edu

SUNY Distinguished Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Stem cells for vascular tissue engineering; signaling pathways in cell-cell adhesion and wound healing; lentiviral vectors and lentiviral microarrays for high-throughput gene expression analysis and gene discovery

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908 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1202

Fax: (716) 645-3822

sandread@buffalo.edu

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Chong Cheng, PhD
PhD, City University of New York, 2003

312 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1193

Fax: (716) 645-3822

ccheng8@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Biodegradable functional polymers and nanostructures, new drug delivery systems, synthetic materials for tissue engineering.

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312 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1193

Fax: (716) 645-3822

ccheng8@buffalo.edu

Dupuis
Michel Dupuis, PhD
PhD, University at Buffalo, 1976

614 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-9062

Fax: (716) 645-3822

mdupuis2@buffalo.edu

Research Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Chemistry Fundamentals for New Energy Technologies from multi-physics Multi-scale Modeling

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614 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-9062

Fax: (716) 645-3822

mdupuis2@buffalo.edu

Jeff Errington
Jeffrey R. Errington, PhD
PhD, Cornell University, 1999

509 Furnas Hall

412M Bonner Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1184

Fax: (716) 645-3822

jerring@buffalo.edu

Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Molecular simulation, statistical thermodynamics, interfacial phenomena

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509 Furnas Hall

412M Bonner Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1184

Fax: (716) 645-3822

jerring@buffalo.edu

Amit Goyal
Amit Goyal, PhD
PhD, University of Rochester, 1991

112 Cooke Hall

Phone: (716) 645-5900

agoyal@buffalo.edu

Empire Innovation Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Director
Research and Education in Energy, Environment and Water (RENEW)

Research Topics: Clean energy technologies

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112 Cooke Hall

Phone: (716) 645-5900

agoyal@buffalo.edu

Gunawan Rudiyanto
Rudiyanto Gunawan, PhD
PhD, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Associate Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Expertise: systems biology, bioinformatics, computational biology, mathematical modeling, systems analysis, design of experiments, network inference, process optimization. Applications: biopharmaceutical manufacturing, drug discovery & repurposing, systems pharmacology, monoclonal antibody, protein glycosylation, biogerontology, mitochondrial DNA, programmed cell death, circadian rhythms, stem cell differentiation

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Dr. Huchmann
Johannes Hachmann, PhD
PhD, Cornell University, 2010

612 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1524

Fax: (716) 645-3822

hachmann@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Computational chemistry and materials science; virtual high-throughput and Big Data; machine learning; electronic structure theory and methods; quantum effects in catalysis and materials; rational design

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612 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1524

Fax: (716) 645-3822

hachmann@buffalo.edu

D. Kofke
David A. Kofke, PhD
PhD, University of Pennsylvania, 1988

510 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1173

Fax: (716) 645-3822

kofke@buffalo.edu

SUNY Distinguished Professor
Interim Director of Undergraduate Studies
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Statistical physics; molecular modeling and simulation; software engineering

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510 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1173

Fax: (716) 645-3822

kofke@buffalo.edu

Eleni Kyriakidou
Eleni A. Kyriakidou, PhD
PhD, The University of South Carolina

613 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1629

Fax: (716) 645-3822

elenikyr@buffalo.edu

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Heterogeneous catalysis; nanoparticle synthesis and surface science, and the application of such catalysts to environmental processes

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613 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1629

Fax: (716) 645-3822

elenikyr@buffalo.edu

Dr. Haiqing Lin
Haiqing Lin, PhD
PhD, The University of Texas at Austin, 2005

311 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1856

Fax: (716) 645-3822

haiqingl@buffalo.edu

Associate Professor
Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
School of Engineering and Applied Sciences

Research Topics: Novel membrane materials for CO2 capture from flue gas and syngas; robust membranes for natural gas liquids (NGLs) recovery from natural gas; understanding polymer structure/aging correlations in thin films

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311 Furnas Hall

Phone: (716) 645-1856

Fax: (716) 645-3822

haiqingl@buffalo.edu

M. Lockett
Michael J. Lockett, PhD
DSc, University of London, 1997