Faculty

Electric-drive vehicle engineering faculty members are ready to help students get the world moving in new ways. Students benefit from a teaching staff of full- and part-time professors for an ideal combination of industry experience, research acumen and hands-on guidance. Expertise ranges from advanced battery systems and vehicle integration to infrastructure and policy. Faculty members perform innovative research and publish extensively on renewable energy, battery materials, energy storage systems, energy efficiency, microgrid systems and control, system and vehicle integration.

Wen Chen Associate Professor, Engineering Technology, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering
Kyoung-Yun Kim Associate Professor, Site Director of the NSF Center for e-Design, Fellow of the Society for Design and Process Science
Jerry Ku Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies, Mechanical Engineering
Ming-Chia Lai Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Mechanical Engineering
Gene Liao Professor, Engineering Technology, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering
Feng Lin Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering, Track lead on Control and Robotics in Cyber-physical Systems
John Liu Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering
Simon Ng Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies
Steven Salley Professor, Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Alternative Energy Technology, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering
Le Yi Wang Professor, IEEE Fellow, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Caisheng Wang Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering, Track lead on Smart Grid in Cyber-physical Systems
Ece Yaprak Division Chair and Professor, Engineering Technology, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering
Chih-Ping Yeh Associate Professor, Engineering Technology, Electric-drive Vehicle Engineering