Our Team

James E. Braun

James E. Braun

Director of the Center for High Performance Buildings

Orkan Kurtulus

Orkan Kurtulus

Operations Manager of the Center for High Performance Buildings

Davide Ziviani

Davide Ziviani

Associate Director of the Center for High Performance Buildings

CHPB Faculty

Brandon Boor

Brandon Boor

Assistant Professor of Civil Engineering

Qingyan Chen

Qingyan Chen

Vincent P. Reilly Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Eckhard A. Groll

Eckhard A. Groll

William E. and Florence E. Perry Head of Mechanical Engineering,
and Reilly Professor of Mechanical Engineering

W. Travis Horton

W. Travis Horton

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

Neera Jain

Neera Jain

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Panagiota Karava

Panagiota Karava

Jack and Kay Hockema Associate Professor in Civil Engineering

Jeffrey Rhoads

Jeffrey Rhoads

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Thanos Tzempelikos

Thanos Tzempelikos

Professor of Civil Engineering

CHPB Affiliated Faculty

Andres Arrieta

Andres Arrieta

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Ilias Bilionis

Ilias Bilionis

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Bryan Boudouris

Bryan Boudouris

Robert and Sally Weist Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering Associate Professor of Chemistry, by Courtesy

David Cappelleri

David Cappelleri

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

George Chiu

George Chiu

Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Jianghai Hu

Jianghai Hu

Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Nusrat Jung

Nusrat Jung

Visiting Assistant Professor

Yangfan Liu

Yangfan Liu

Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Amy Marconnet

Amy Marconnet

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Robert Proctor

Robert Proctor

Distinguished Professor of Psychology Sciences/ IE, Cognitive

Ming Qu

Ming Qu

Associate Professor of Civil Engineering

Julia Rayz

Julia Rayz

Associate Professor and Assistant Department Head

Xiulin Ruan

Xiulin Ruan

Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Director of Graduate Recruitment and Admissions

David Warsinger

David Warsinger

Assistant Professor or Mechanical Engineering