VCU College of Engineering

VCU College of Engineering VCU College of Engineering

601 W. Main St., Richmond, 23284, VA, US

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The VCU College of Engineering, an innovation front-runner in academics and research, brings real-world education to Central Virginia. Our collaborative and multidisciplinary partnerships prepare undergraduate, master’s and doctoral students for leadership. Part of a premier research university, the VCU College of Engineering enhances regional and global prosperity through cutting-edge developments in tissue engineering, drug delivery, bioinformatics, cybersecurity, mechanical systems and particle science. We make it real by turning great ideas into breakthrough technologies. Our facilities are hubs of discovery, powered by an expanding student body and faculty committed to excellence.

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Carlos Castano, Ph.D.

Carlos Castano, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

Dr. Castano specializes on tailoring the surface properties of materials for applications in energy, transportation, and manufacturing.

Advanced Materials Characterization Corrosion Engineering Lightweight Alloys Plasma Physics Thin film deposition and characterization Tribology Nanomaterials Engineering Functional Coatings Surface Engineering

Gerald E. Miller, Ph.D.

Gerald E. Miller, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, Biomedical Engineering

Director, Center for Human Factors and Rehabilitation

Tamer Nadeem, Ph.D.

Tamer Nadeem, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Research interests include wireless networks, mobile computing, cloud/edge computing, security, cyber-physical systems, and localization.

Yanxiao Zhao, Ph.D.

Yanxiao Zhao, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Professor Zhao specializes in wireless networking, Internet of things and cyber security.

Wireless Communications and Networks Wireless Energy Harvesting Systems Wearable sensors for healthcare Internet of Things (IoT)

James K. Ferri, Ph.D.

James K. Ferri, Ph.D.

Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering

Dr. Ferri is a Professor in the Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering at VCU

Caroline Budwell, Ph.D.

Caroline Budwell, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Dr. Caroline Budwell is a computer scientist focused on learning and engagement strategies.

Problem Based Learning Computer Science Education Software Engineering Learning and Engagement Strategies Collaborative Learning

Anton Toutov, Ph.D

Anton Toutov, Ph.D

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical and Life Science Engineering

Dr. Toutov develops new chemical strategies for organic synthesis, catalysis, and medicinal chemistry.

Hydroesulfurization of Fuels PET Radiotracer Development Organic Synthesis Catalysis Medicinal Chemistry

Tarynn Witten, MSW, M.D., Ph.D.

Tarynn Witten, MSW, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor

Professor in the Department of Computer Science | Adjunct Professor of Physics

Brian Campbell, M.Ed.

Brian Campbell, M.Ed.

Executive Director of Development

Leader of fundraising program, including coordination of major gift and annual fund strategies.

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