In Memoriam

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W
Photo of Nicolae D. Cristescu Nicolae D. Cristescu Graduate Research Professor Emeritus, (Department Time: September 7, 1992 – May 16, 2009)

Professor Cristescu received his Ph.D. in 1955 from the Romanian Academy. His research interests include theory of plasticity, wave propagation, mechanics of continuous media, rock and soil mechanics, and the mechanics of particulate media.EducationPh.D., 1955, Romanian Academy,Research InterestsTheory of plasticity, wave propagation, mechanics of continuous media, rock and soil mechanics, mechanics of particulate media.

Photo of Raphael T. Haftka Raphael T. Haftka Distinguished Professor Emeritus, (Department Time: December 30, 1994 – May 16, 2019)

Education
Ph.D., 1971, University of California
Research Interests
Aerospace design under uncertainty, modeling the effects of tests on structural design and safety, verification and validation of scientific simulations.

Photo of Sung Y. Lu Sung Y. Lu Professor Emeritus, (Department Time: July 1, 1959 – December 1, 1993)

EducationPh.D., 1959, Carnegie Institute of TechnologyResearch InterestsStress analysis, mechanics of structures.

Photo of Emmanuel Partheniades Emmanuel Partheniades Professor Emeritus, (Department Time: September 13, 1975 – May 6, 1999)

EducationPh.D., 1962, University of CaliforniaResearch InterestsTidal hydrodynamics, stratified flow, salinity intrusion, erosion and sedimentation dynamics of turbulent flows.

Photo of Janice “Jan” Rockey Janice “Jan” Rockey Administrative Support, (Department Time: January 12, 1976 – October 1, 2019)
Photo of Harold Snider Harold Snider Adjunct Associate Professor, (Department Time: August 23, 1988 – May 29, 2009)

Education
MSME, 1948, Ohio State University; Columbus, Ohio
Research Interests
MSME, the Ohio State University, research in liquid hydrogen pumps, Design of bistable controls; VP Engineering, Emerson Electric Subsidiary.

Photo of Charles “Chuck” E. Taylor Charles “Chuck” E. Taylor Professor, (Department Time: February 16, 1981 – December 1, 1993)