Faculty

Faculty

Jonathan Asaadi

Assistant Professor of Physics

Johnathan Asaadi

Andrew Brandt, PhD, UCLA

Professor

Associate Chair

Andrew Brandt

Email: brandta@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2706

Office: CPB Room 344

Area: High Energy Physics

Wei Chen, PhD, Peking University, Beijing, China

Professor

Wei Chen

Email: weichen@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-1064

Office: CPB Room 214

Area: Nano-Bio Physics

Yujie Chi

Assistant Professor

Yujie Chi

Email: yujie.chi@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-5160

Office: SEIR 325B

Manfred Cuntz, PhD, University of Heidelberg, Germany

Distinguished Professor

Manfred Cuntz

Email: cuntz@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2467

Office: CPB Room 330

Kaushik De, PhD, Brown University

Professor

Kaushik De

Email: kaushik@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2813

Office: SH Room 241

Area: High Energy Physics

Yue Deng, PhD, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor

Distinguished Professor

Yue Deng

Email: yuedeng@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2460

Office: CPB Room 334

Area: Space Physics

Amir Farbin, PhD, University of Maryland

Professor

Amir Farbin

Email: afarbin@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-1178

Office: CPB Room 340

Area: High Energy Physics

Haleh Hadavand

Associate Professor

Haleh Hadavand

Email: hadavand@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2469

Office: CPB Room 346

Area: High Energy Physics

Muhammad Huda, PhD, University of Texas at Arlington

Associate Professor

Muhammad Huda

Email: huda@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-1097

Office: CPB Room 339

Area: Condensed Matter Theory

Fajer Jaafari

Adjunct Professor

Fajer Jaafari

Mingwu Jin, PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology

Associate Professor

Mingwu Jin

Email: mingwu@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-6262

Office: ERB 332

Area: Medical Physics

Benjamin Jones

Assistant Professor

Benjamin Jones

Email: ben.jones@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2295

Office: SH Room 102B

Area: High Energy Physics

Ali Koymen, PhD, Univ. of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Professor

Ali Koymen

Email: koymen@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2451

Office: SH Room 132A

Area: Condensed Matter Physics

J. Ping Liu, PhD, Univ. of Amsterdam, Netherlands

Distinguished Professor

J. Ping Liu

Email: pliu@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2815

Office: SH Room 202

Area: Nanostructured Magnetic Materials

Ramon Lopez, PhD, Rice University

Distinguished Professor

Ramon Lopez

Email: relopez@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-0386

Office: SH Room 008

Area: Space Physics

Zdzislaw Musielak, PhD, University of Gdansk, Poland

Professor

Zdzislaw Musielak

Email: zmusielak@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2513

Office: CPB Room 328

Area: Astrophysics

Joseph Ngai, PhD, University of Toronto

Associate Professor

Joseph Ngai

Email: jngai@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2032

Office: SH Room 120F

Area: Fundamental and Applied Research of Oxide Materials

David Nygren

Presidential Distinguished Professor

David Nygren

Area: Elementary Particle Physics

Sangwook Park, PhD, Purdue University

Professor

Sangwook Park

Email: s.park@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-0994

Office: CPB Room 332

Area: Astrophysics

Amir Shahmoradi

Assistant Professor

Amir Shahmoradi

Email: a.shahmoradi@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-9047

Office: SEIR Room 365

Barry Spurlock

Assistant Professor of Instruction

Barry Spurlock

Nilakshi Veerabathina, PhD, Aryabhatta Research Institute of Observational Sciences

Assistant Professor of Instruction

Nilakshi Veerbathina

Email: nilakshi@uta.edu

Phone #: 682-999-8571

Office: SH Room 120C

Area: Astronomy

Nevin Weinberg, PhD, Caltech

Associate Professor

Nevin Weinberg

Email: nevin@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-9784

Office: CPB 336

Area: Astrophysics

Alex Weiss, PhD, Brandeis University, MA

Distinguished Professor

Chair

Alex Weiss

Email: weiss@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2459

Office: CPB Room 338

Area: Condensed Matter Physics

Daniel Welling

Assistant Professor

Daniel Welling

Email: daniel.welling@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-7081

Office: SH Room 201

Andrew White, PhD, University of London, England

Professor

Andrew White

Email: awhite@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2812

Office: SH Room 241

Area: High Energy Physics

Frederick Wilder

Assistant Professor

Frederick Wilder

Area: Space Physics

Jae Yu, PhD, State University of New York, Stony Brook

Distinguished Professor

Yu Jae

Email: jaehoonyu@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2814

Office: CPB Room 342

Area: High Energy Physics

Qiming Zhang, PhD, International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA), Italy

Professor

Qiming Zhang

Email: zhang@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2020

Office: CPB Room 337

Area: Condensed Matter Theory

Affiliated Faculty

Catrina Coleman

Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering

Catrina Coleman

Area: Photonics, III-V semiconductor photonic devices and photonic integration

James Coleman

Dr. Richard N. Claytor Professor of Optics Member

National Academy of Engineering Presidential Distinguished Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering

James Coleman, Ph.D., NAE, Electrical Engineering

Area: Photonics, optoelectronic devices and integration, metal organic chemical vapor deposition

Purnendu (Sandy) Dasgupta

Professor

Biochemistry Hamish Small Chair in Ion Analysis

Purnendu Dasgupta

Zui Pan, PhD, Institute of Biophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing

Associate Professor of Nursing and Biology

Zui Pan

Area: BioPhysics

Research Faculty

Varghese Chirayath

Assistant Professor of Research

Varghese Chirayath

Email: chirayat@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: CPB 324

Alan Chodos

Professor of Research

Alan Chodos

Email: alan.chodos@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-6847

Office: SH 132C

Jeotikanta Mohapatra

Assistant Professor of Research

Jeotikanta Mohapatra

Email: jeotikarta.mohapatra@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-673-9098

Office: SH 202B

Dora Musielak, PhD, Univ. of Alabama in Huntsville

Professor of Research

Dora Musielak

Email: dora.musielak@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2455

Office: SH 132B

Nurcan Ozturk

Assistant Professor of Research

Nurcan Ozturk

Giulio Usai

Assistant Professor of Research

Giulio Usai

Armen Vartapetian

Assistant Professor of Research

Armen Vartapetian

Staff

Jim Bader

Planetarium Coordinator

Jim Bader

Email: james.bader@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-1183

Office: Room 363, CPB

Andrew Brandt

Professor

Associate Chair

Andrew Brandt

Email: brandta@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2706

Office: Room 344, CPB

Stacey Cody

Administrative Assistant

Stacey Cody

Email: scody@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 108, Science Hall

Christy Cox

Office Coordinator

Christy Cox

Email: christy.cox@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-1183

Office: Room 363, CPB

Nieshea Crow

Accountant II

Nieshea Crow

Email: nieshea.crow@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 108, Science Hall

James Davis

Astronomy Lab Supervisor

James Davis

Email: james.davis@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 120G, SH

Bill Depoy

Machine Shop

Bill Depoy

Email: depoy@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2462

Office: Room 118, CPB

Eraneisha Gibson

Undergraduate Academic Advisor

Eraneisha Gibson

Email: eraneisha.gibson@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-9686

Office: Room 107E, Science Hall

Levent Gurdemir

Planetarium Director

Levent Gurdemir

Email: gurdemir@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-1183

Office: Room 363, CPB

Shannon Harris

Accounting Technician

Shannon Harris

Email: shannon.harris@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 107F, Science Hall

Jaclyn Johnston

Administrative Assistant

High Energy Physics Group

Jaclyn Johnston

Email: jaclyn.johnston@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 102, Science Hall

Victor Reece

Personal Computing Specialist

Victor Reece

Email: reece@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-9271

Office: Room 107B, Science Hall

Suman Satyal

Physics Lab Coordinator

Suman Satyal

Email: suman.satyal@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2486

Office: Room 120J, SH

Bria Taylor

Accounting Clerk III

Bria Taylor

Email: bria.taylor@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 107D, Science Hall

Alex Weiss

Chair

Distinguished Professor

Alex Weiss

Email: weiss@uta.edu

Phone #: 817-272-2266

Office: Room 108, Science Hall

Postdoctoral Researchers

Debottam Bakshigupta

Postdoctoral Researcher

Debottam Bakshigupta

Blake Burghgrave

Postdoctoral Researcher

Blake Burghgrave

Jianfei Chen

Postdoctoral Researcher

Andrew Laing

Postdoctoral Researcher

Jared Little

Postdoctoral Researcher

Jared Little

Austin McDonald

Postdoctoral Researcher

Austin McDonald

Seyedali Moayedi

Postdoctoral Researcher

Seyedali Moayedi

Katherine Woodruff

Postdoctoral Researcher

Katherine Woodruff