Transforming Potential. It's a Trine thing.

Meet our faculty

Brett Batson, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
B.S. / M.S. / Ph.D. - Iowa State University
Specialty: Turbomachinery Flow and Control, Patents 

Jamie Canino, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
B.S. - Milwaukee School of Engineering
M.S.E./Ph.D. - Purdue University
Specialty: Computational Fluid Dynamics, Rocket Propulsion, Aerodynamics

Maria J. Gerschutz, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. – Wright State University, Dayton, OH
Specialty: Prosthetics Product Testing, Analysis and Development,
Dynamic Control Systems, Medical Imaging and Signal Processing

Pavan K. Karra, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
B.S.  National Institute of Technology, Waragal, India
M.S.  University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Ph.D. - Iowa State University
Specialty: Mechatronics/Robotics, Dynamics and Control Systems,
Engineering Mathematics

Kevin Molyet, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
B.S./M.S./Ph.D. - University of Toledo
Specialty: Solid Mechanics, Smart Materials

Kiwon Park, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
B.S.Inha University, Incheon, South Korea
M.S.Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Ph.D. - University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
Specialty: Dynamical/Biomechanical Analysis of  the Human Gait

V.K. Sharma, Ph.D.
Dean ASOET;  Professor
B.S. - Indian Institute of Technology
M.S. - University of Michigan
M.B.A. - University of Chicago
Ph.D. - Illinois Institute of Technology
Specialty: Materials and Process Engineering,
Product Development Technology, Business Analysis

Frank R. Swenson, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus
B.S. / M.S. - University of Kansas
Ph.D. - University of Iowa
Specialty: Thermo-Mechanical Systems, Engineering Economics 

Darryl S. Webber, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair
B.S. - Montana College of Mineral Science and Technology
M.S. - University of Montana
Ph.D. - Missouri University of Science and Technology
Specialty: Cast Metals, Metallurgy