Matt Campbell


PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, 2000
Office: 408 Rogers
Phone: 541.737.6549

design automation, computational geometry, design theory, and numerical optimization

Onan Demirel

Assistant Professor

PhD, Purdue University, 2015
Office: 322 Rogers
Phone: 765.409.9419


design theory and methods, digital human modeling, human factors engineering, human-in-the-loop design, product design 


Bryony DuPont

Assistant Professor

PhD, Carnegie Mellon University, 2013
Office: 216 Rogers
Phone: 541.737.6462

Design Optmization, Optimization for Wind Energy and Wave Energy systems, Power Systems Optimization, Sustainable Product Development

 Asst. Professor Chris Hoyle

Chris Hoyle

Assistant Professor

PhD, Northwestern University, 2009
Office: 418 Rogers 
Phone: 541.737.7035

decision-based design (linking consumer preferences and enterprise-level objectives with the engineering design process), uncertainty quantification and management, and complex system design


Bob Paasch


PhD, University of California Berkeley, 1990
Office: 414 Rogers 
Phone: 541.737.7019

design of mechanical systems for reliability and maintainability, design of marine renewable energy systems, knowledge-based monitoring and diagnosis of mechanical systems, and applications of artificial intelligence for ecological systems monitoring.


Rob Stone


PhD, The University of Texas at Austin, 1997
Office: 208 Rogers 
Phone: 541.737.3638

design theories and methodologies, specifically product architectures, functional representations, automated conceptual design techniques and innovation strategies for new product design.


Irem Tumer


Associate Dean of Research and Eco. Dev.

PhD, The University of Texas at Austin, 1998
Office: 116 Covell 
Phone: 541.737.6627

systematic and mathematical methods to design, model, and analyze highly complex and integrated systems


Affiliated Faculty


Nordica MacCarty

Assistant Professor

Office: 312 Rogers
Phone: 541.737.5927

humanitarian engineering, thermal-fluid sciences, engineering design, computational modeling, and energy systems

John Parmigiani, PE

Associate Professor/Senior Research

PhD, University of Michigan, 2007
Office: Dearborn 303F
Phone: 541.747.7023

Computational Mechanics & Applied Design Lab

computational mechanics, applied design, industry-focused design solutions

Cindy Grimm

Associate Professor

PhD, Computer Science, Brown University
Office: Dearborn 218
Phone: 541.747.4914

research website

computer graphics, human-computer interaction

Karl Haapala

Associate Professor

PhD, Michigan Technological University, 2008
Office: 312 Rogers Hall
Phone: 541.737.3122

sustainable design and manufacturing
including: life cycle engineering; manufacturing process modeling for environmental performance improvement; evaluation of novel approaches for environmental impact reduction

Dave G. Ullman

Professor Emeritus


mechanical design process, decision thinking, product lifecycles,  see details at davidullman.com

Stuart Feldman


PhD, University of Alabama Huntsville, 2014

aerospace systems, design for elegance, industrial design, see details at stuartfeldman.com