Faculty Directory

Learn more about our academic and research faculty and find collaborators by browsing the alphabetical listing below. You also may search for faculty by job classification, name, or research interest.  If you are looking for our instructors, please search our department directory.

Luis Ayala H. Luis Ayala H.
Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
222 Hosler Building
814-865-4053
ayala@psu.edu
Sekhar Bhattacharyya Sekhar Bhattacharyya
Associate Professor of Mining Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
126A Holser Building
814-863-7606
sekhar.bh@psu.edu
Seth  Blumsack Seth Blumsack
Professor of Energy Policy and Economics
Associate Department Head
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
115 Hosler Building
814-863-7597
blumsack@psu.edu
Jeffrey  Brownson Jeffrey Brownson
Associate Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
212 Hosler Building / 265 MRL Building
814-867-4227 (MRL Building only)
solarpower@psu.edu
Arash  Dahi Taleghani Arash Dahi Taleghani
Associate Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
206 Hosler Building
814-865-5421
arash.dahi@psu.edu
Derek  Elsworth Derek Elsworth
Professor of Energy and Geo-Environmental Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
231 Hosler Building
814-865-2225
elsworth@psu.edu
Hamid  Emami Hamid Emami
Assistant Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
152 Hosler Building
814-863-3987
emami@psu.edu
Turgay Ertekin Turgay Ertekin
Professor Emeritus of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
158 Hosler Building
(814) 865-6082
eur@psu.edu
Semih  Eser Semih Eser
Professor of Energy and Geo-Environmental Engineering
Undergraduate Program Chair of Energy and Fuels Engineering Option
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
114A Hosler Building
814-863-1392
seser@psu.edu
Jeremy Gernand Jeremy Gernand
Assistant Professor of Industrial Health and Safety
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
121 Hosler Building
814-865-5861
jmgernand@psu.edu
William Groves William Groves
Associate Professor of Industrial Health and Safety
Undergraduate Program Chair of Environmental Systems Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
223 Hosler Building
814-863-1618
wag10@psu.edu
Richard Hogg
Professor Emeritus of Mineral Processing and Geo-Environmental Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
232 Hosler
814-865-3802
rxh19@psu.edu
Russell Johns Russell Johns
Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
119 Hosler Building
814-865-0531
rjohns@psu.edu
Thanasis Karamalidis Thanasis Karamalidis
Assistant Professor of Environmental Systems Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
204 Hosler
814-863-0375
akk5742@psu.edu
Zuleima Karpyn Zuleima Karpyn
Professor and Program Chair of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
151 Hosler Building
814-863-2273
ZKarpyn@psu.edu
Gregory King Gregory King
Professor of Practice, Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
123 Hosler
814-867-3547
grk17@psu.edu
Andrew  Kleit Andrew Kleit
Professor of Energy and Environmental Economics;
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
201 Hosler Building
814-865-0711
ank1@psu.edu
Mark Klima Mark Klima
Associate Professor of Mineral Processing and Geo-Environmental Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
153 Hosler Building
814-863-7942
msk4@psu.edu
Joel Landry Joel Landry
Assistant Professor of Environmental and Energy Economics
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
124 Hosler Building
814-865-9136
joelrlandry@psu.edu
Zhen Lei Zhen Lei
Associate Professor of Energy and Environmental Economics
Undergraduate Program Chair of Energy Business and Finance
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
125 Hosler Building
814-863-0810
zlei@psu.edu
Shimin Liu Shimin Liu
Associate Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
224 Hosler Building
814-863-4491
szl3@psu.edu
Chiara Lo Prete Chiara Lo Prete
Assistant Professor of Energy Economics
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
213 Hosler Building
814-865-0982
chiaraloprete@psu.edu
Serguei Lvov Serguei Lvov
Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering and Materials Science and Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
207 Hosler Building
814-863-8377
lvov@psu.edu
Jonathan Mathews Jonathan Mathews
Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering
Undergraduate Program Chair of Energy Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
126 Hosler Building
814-863-6213
jmathews@psu.edu
Amin Mehrabian Amin Mehrabian
Assistant Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
102 Hosler Building
814-865-6892
amin.mehrabian@psu.edu
Eugene Morgan Eugene Morgan
Assistant Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
156 Hosler Building
814-863-1642
eugene.morgan@psu.edu
Jan Mutmansky
Professor Emeritus of Mining Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
232 Hosler Building
814-865-3802
j93@psu.edu
Kwadwo Osseo-Asare Kwadwo Osseo-Asare
Distinguished Professor of Metallurgy and Energy and Geo-Environmental Engineering
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
426 Steidle
ako1@psu.edu
Sarma Pisupati Sarma Pisupati
Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering;
Professor of Chemical Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
126B Hosler Building
814-865-0874
spisupati@psu.edu
Ljubisa Radovic Ljubisa Radovic
Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
205 Hosler Building
814-863-0594
lrr3@psu.edu
Raja Ramani Raja Ramani
Professor Emeritus of Mining Engineering and Geo-Environmental Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
209 Research West Building
814-863-1617
rvr@psu.edu
Mohammad Rezaee Mohammad Rezaee
Assistant Professor of Mining Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
122 Holser Building
814-863-1620
mzr288@psu.edu
Brandi Robinson Brandi Robinson
Assistant Teaching Professor
John A. Dutton e-Education Institute, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
415 EESB
814-867-4539
bjn151@psu.edu
Ayfer Sahin Ayfer Sahin
Adjunct Instructor
John A. Dutton e-Education Institute, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
131 Hosler
814-865-5945
axk485@psu.edu
Haley Sankey Haley Sankey
Instructor, Energy and Sustainability Policy
John A. Dutton e-Education Institute, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
415 Earth and Engineering Sciences Building
814-863-1009
hjs142@psu.edu
Alan Scaroni Alan Scaroni
Professor Emeritus of Energy and Mineral Engineering
Associate Dean Emeritus for Graduate Education and Research
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
412 Academic Act
814-865-3437
aws1@psu.edu
Erich Schienke
Assistant Teaching Professor
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
205 Sparks
814-863-2907
ews11@psu.edu
Feifei Shi Feifei Shi
Assistant Professor of Energy Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
154 Hosler
814-863-8852
fzs5183@psu.edu
Chunshan Song Chunshan Song
Distinguished Professor of Fuel Science, and Professor of Chemical Engineering
Director, EMS Energy Institute
Associate Director, Institutes of Energy and the Environment
EMS Energy Institute, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
C211 CUL
814-863-4466
csong@psu.edu
Sanjay Srinivasan Sanjay Srinivasan
Head, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
118 Hosler Building
814-863-9470
szs27@psu.edu
Farid Tayari Farid Tayari
Assistant Teaching Professor
John A. Dutton e-Education Institute, John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
131 Hosler
814-865-5945
fot5026@psu.edu
Ezgi Toraman Ezgi Toraman
Assistant Professor of Energy Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
221 Hosler
814-863-9261
hzt5148@psu.edu
Randy Vander Wal Randy Vander Wal
Professor of Energy and Mineral Engineering, Materials Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
203 Hosler Building
814-865-5813
ruv12@psu.edu
John Wang John Wang
Associate Professor of Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering
Victor and Anna Mae Beghini Faculty Fellow
Director of 3S Laboratory
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
202 Hosler Building
814-865-8474
john.wang@psu.edu
Meng Wang Meng Wang
Assistant Professor in Environmental Systems Engineering
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
120 Hosler
814-863-6388
mxw1118@psu.edu
Mort Webster Mort Webster
Professor of Energy Engineering
Co-Director Initiative for Sustainable Electric Power Systems
Associate Department Head for Graduate Education
John and Willie Leone Family Department of Energy and Mineral Engineering
103 A Hosler Building
814-863-1640
mdw18@psu.edu