Ph.D, 1991, University of Virginia,
B.S. summa cum laude, 2006, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez,M.S., 2008, Stanford University,Ph.D., 2017, University of Florida
Thermodynamics and Heat Transfer
EducationB.S., 2012, University of Florida,M.S., 2013, University of Florida,Ph.D., 2017, University of FloridaTeaching InterestsNumerical methods, control systems, and optimization.
Ph.D., 2006, University of Florida
Engineering Mechanics (statics, dynamics, mechanics of materials)
Computer Programming for Engineers (LabVIEW and Matlab)
Computational image analysis
Electrical contact mechanics
Engineering education methods for very-large enrollment courses
Ph.D., 2020, University of Florida
Prognostics and health management, maintenance of aircraft structure
Finite Element Analysis and Design, Aerospace Design 1 & 2, Mechanics of Materials, Mechanical Engineering Design 1.
After 20 years in the robotics industry, Mike came back to UF to teach the design courses.
1991 Ph.D. University of Florida
1988 MSME University of Florida
1985 BSME University of Florida
Design, Kinematics, Statics, Numerical Methods
Kinematics, Statics, Screw Theory
Dr. Sean Niemi received his Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Florida in 2018.EducationPh.D., 2018, University of FloridaTeaching InterestsEngineering Design, Precision Engineering, Tribology, Metrology, Quality and Manufacturing Engineering
Andrés Rubiano (PhD, University of Florida; MSc, Universidad de los Andes) is an Assistant Instructional Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Florida. He currently teaches Mechanical Engineering Design 1 and 3 (Capstone Design). He has over 12 years of combined experience in teaching high school Physics and Calculus, GRE and GMAT prep courses (Quantitative Reasoning sections), and mechanical engineering undergraduate and graduate courses, including Advanced Heat Transfer, Combustion, Computer Aided Design, Mechanics of Materials, Fluid Mechanics, and Mech Design.…
Dr. Matthew J. Traum is an experienced educator, administrator, fund raiser, and researcher serving the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Florida as an instructional faculty member. He is also founding CEO at Engineer Inc., a STEM education social enterprise that designs and distributes teaching kits enabling remote learners to complete lab-intensive online engineering and science courses.…