The following College of Engineering faculty members can answer media questions on the following topics related to the novel coronavirus and the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

 

Psychology of fear and risk assessment

Implications on cybersecurity and privacy

Innovative health solutions

  • Amir Barati Farimani

    Amir Barati Farimani

    Assistant Professor

    How machine learning can help us understand how viruses evolve to develop treatments more rapidly.

    Media Contact
    Lisa Kulick
  • Jack Beuth

    Jack Beuth

    Professor
    Faculty Co-Director, Next Manufacturing Center

    The application of additive manufacturing to make parts for potential use in medical devices.

    Media Contact
    Sherry Stokes
  • Philip LeDuc

    Philip LeDuc

    William J. Brown Professor
    Director, Center for the Mechanics and Engineering of Cellular Systems

    Inexpensive, easy to produce medical stickers to read vital signs and monitor health.

    Media Contact
    Lisa Kulick
  • Carmel Majidi

    Carmel Majidi

    Clarence H. Adamson Professor

    Inexpensive, easy to produce medical stickers to read vital signs and monitor health.

    Media Contact
    Lisa Kulick
  • Burak Ozdoganlar

    Burak Ozdoganlar

    Ver Planck Professor
    Associate Director, Engineering Research Accelerator

    Co-director

    Microneedle arrays for transdermal drug delivery and micro/nano manufacturing for biomedical devices.

    Media Contact
    Lisa Kulick

Impact on energy use and the environment

Vaccine and testing kit development

  • James Schneider

    James Schneider

    Professor

    Intricacies of the testing procedures and timelines for new pharmaceuticals.

    Media Contact
    Adam Dove
  • Elizabeth Wayne

    Elizabeth Wayne

    Assistant Professor

    Intricacies of the testing procedures for new pharmaceuticals. Also, as co-host of the PhDivas podcast, can speak broadly to how scientists can help this uncertain situation through a focus on science communications.

    Media Contact
    Adam Dove

Stability of wireless connectivity and power grid

Secure and energy-efficient communication