The Department of Materials Science and Engineering at the University of Central Florida has an expansive research portfolio with faculty engaged in the synthesis, characterization, properties, applications, and modeling of modern, engineering materials. These materials include 1) metals and alloys, 2) ceramics, 3) electronic optical & magnetic materials and 4) soft materials, polymers and biomaterials. Given below is a research matrix that presents faculty interest and research activities with links to individual faculty web pages.

Processing / Synthesis Characterization Properties Applications & Performance Modeling

Metals & alloys

Dr. Kevin Coffey Dr. Kevin Coffey Dr. Kevin Coffey Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay Dr. Yongho Sohn
Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Tengfei Jiang
Dr. Akihiro Kushima Dr. Akihiro Kushima Dr. Akihiro Kushima Dr. Akihiro Kushima
Dr. Raj Vaidyanthan Dr. Raj Vaidyanthan Dr. Raj Vaidyanthan Dr. Raj Vaidyanthan Dr. Raj Vaidyanthan
Dr. Parag Banerjee Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Sudipta Seal
Dr. Linan An Dr. Linan An Dr. Steve Florczyk
Dr. Kris Davis Dr. Kris Davis Dr. Linan An
Dr. Tengfei Jiang Dr. Tengfei Jiang Dr. Kris Davis Dr. Kris Davis
Dr. Tengfei Jiang

Ceramics

Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay Dr. Akihiro Kushima
Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Akihiro Kushima Dr. Akihiro Kushima Dr. Akihiro Kushima
Dr. Linan An Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Yongho Sohn
Dr. Linan An Dr. Linan An Dr. Linan An Dr. Sudipta Seal
Dr. Yang Yang Dr. Yang Yang Dr. Yang Yang Dr. Linan An
Dr. Steve Florczyk
Dr. Yang Yang

Electronic,

optical

magnetic

Dr. Kevin Coffey Dr. Kevin Coffey Dr. Kevin Coffey Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay Dr. Kris Davis
Dr. Tania Roy Dr. Tania Roy Dr. Tania Roy Dr. Tania Roy Dr. Tania Roy
Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Yongho Sohn Dr. Jayan Thomas
Dr. Yeonwoong Jung Dr. Yeonwoong Jung Dr. Yeonwoong Jung Dr. Yeonwoong Jung
Dr. Parag Banerjee Dr. Parag Banerjee Dr. Parag Banerjee Dr. Parag Banerjee
Dr. Lorraine Leon Dr. Lorraine Leon Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Sudipta Seal
Dr. Yajie Dong Dr. Kris Davis Dr. Yajie Dong Dr. Yajie Dong
Dr. Kris Davis Dr. Tengfei Jiang Dr. Kris Davis Dr. Kris Davis
Dr. Yang Yang Dr. Yang Yang Dr. Tengfei Jiang Dr. Tengfei Jiang
Dr. Jayan Thomas Dr. Jayan Thomas Dr. Yang Yang Dr. Yang Yang
Dr. Jayan Thomas Dr. Jayan Thomas

Soft materials

polymers

biomaterials

Dr. Jiyu Fang Dr. Jiyu Fang Dr. Jiyu Fang Dr. Jiyu Fang Dr. Jayan Thomas
Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay Dr. Kausik Mukhopadhyay
Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Steve Florczyk Dr. Lorraine Leon Dr. Lorraine Leon
Dr. Steve Florczyk Dr. Swaminathan Rajaraman Dr. Sudipta Seal Dr. Sudipta Seal
Dr. Yajie Dong Dr. Elizabeth Brisbois Dr. Steve Florczyk Dr. Steve Florczyk
Dr. Elizabeth Brisbois Dr. Kaitlyn Crawford Dr. Yajie Dong Dr. Yajie Dong
Dr. Kaitlyn Crawford Dr. Jayan Thomas Dr. Elizabeth Brisbois Dr. Swaminathan Rajaraman
Dr. Jayan Thomas Dr. Kaitlyn Crawford Dr. Elizabeth Brisbois
Dr. Jayan Thomas Dr. Kaitlyn Crawford
Dr. Jayan Thomas