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Palecek, Sean P. - Professor
Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biological Engineering
cellular engineering -- tissue engineering -- stem cells -- cell and protein biosensors
Biotechnology Training Program, Materials Science Program, Microbiology Doctoral Training Program, Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Center, Wisconsin Stem Cell Research Program

Park, Jae (Jim) K. - Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering
industrial waste treatment -- bioremediation of hazardous waste sites -- pollutant transport modeling -- water quality -- nutrient removal -- organic chemical transport in landfills
Wisconsin Consortium for Applied Water Quality Research

Parra-Montesinos, Gustavo - Professor
Behavior and design of reinforced concrete and composite steel-concrete structures -- Fiber reinforced concrete -- Earthquake engineering
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Paschke, Ned W., P.E. - Program Director
Water and Wastewater Treatment Systems -- Hydraulic Analysis and Design -- Pumping Facilities and Lift Stations -- Energy Use in Water and Wastewater Systems -- Water Reuse and Recycling -- Infrastructure Asset Management -- Water and Wastewater System Costs and Contracts

Pawelski, Robert R. - Faculty Associate
electrical power -- electrical design -- power systems -- electrical codes and safety -- finance -- cost controls -- management systems -- utility deregulation

Pearce, Robert - Professor
Biomedical Engineering

Pedersen, Joel A. - Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering, Soil Science
Behavior of toxic organic chemicals, biomacromolecules and engineered nanoparticles in natural and engineered systems -- Bioavailability of organic contaminants
Environmental Chemistry and Technology Program, Environmental Toxicology Graduate Program

Peercy, Paul S. - Professor and Dean of the College of Engineering
Engineering Professional Development, Materials Science and Engineering
phase transitions in solids -- ferroelectricity -- Raman and Brillouin scattering studies of solids -- ion-solid interactions -- laser-induced phase transformations -- microelectronics and photonics -- solid-state devices
Materials Science Center, Materials Science Program

Perepezko, John H. - Professor
Materials Science and Engineering
Phase transformations -- Interface reactions / coating design -- Metastable and amorphous phases -- Kinetics -- Nucleation -- Metal powders and high temperature intermetallic alloys -- Rapid solidification -- Microgravity processing
Materials Science Program

Peterson, David M. - Assistant Faculty Associate/Program Director
Engineering Professional Development
Railroad Engineering and Operations -- Preparing to Pass the Civil P.E. Exam -- Financial Administration of Continuing Education Programs -- Marketing and Budgeting for Continuing Engineering Education

Peyrot, Alain H. - Professor Emeritus
Civil and Environmental Engineering
structural engineering -- numerical analysis -- transmission line design -- wood structures -- cable structures

Pfatteicher, Sarah K.A. - Research Professor. Senior Assistant Dean, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences
Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Agricultural and Life Sciences

CALS Undergraduate Programs and Services, History of Science Department, Holtz Center for Science and Technology Studies, Women's Studies Program

Pfefferkorn, Frank E. - Associate Professor
Mechanical Engineering
Laser-assisted manufacturing -- Micro end milling -- Friction stir welding (FSW) -- Laser micro polishing -- Energy efficiency in manufacturing -- Heat and mass transfer -- Temperature measurement and control in manufacturing
Manufacturing Systems Engineering Program, Materials Science Program, Polymer Engineering Center

Pferdehirt, Wayne P., P.E., AICP - Faculty Associate/Program Director
Engineering Professional Development, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Assistant Department Chair -- Director, Engineering Distance Degree Programs -- Director, Master of Engineering in Professional Practice Program -- Co-Director, Printers' National Environmental Assistance Center (PNEAC) -- project management -- distance education -- engineering leadership -- engineering management -- pollution prevention -- solid waste management -- recycling -- technical assistance to manufacturing -- environment management systems -- ISO 14000
Master of Engineering in Engine Systems, Master of Engineering in Professional Practice, Solid and Hazardous Waste Education Center

Pfleger, Brian F. - Assistant Professor
Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biological Engineering
Synthetic Biology -- Metabolic Engineering -- Biotechnology -- Protein Engineering -- Natural Products
Biotechnology Training Program, Cellular and Molecular Biology Program, Chemistry-Biology Interface Training Program, Genome Sciences Training Program, Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, Microbiology Doctoral Training Program

Pfotenhauer, John M. - Professor
College of Engineering, Engineering Physics, Mechanical Engineering
cryogenics -- low temperature refrigeration -- applied superconductivity
Liquid Helium/Nitrogen Facility

Pincheira, José A. - Associate Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering
design and behavior of reinforced concrete members and structural systems -- seismic evaluation and rehabilitation of reinforced concrete structures -- non-destructive testing of steel and concrete elements

Plesha, Michael E. - Professor
Engineering Physics
finite element analysis -- discrete element analysis -- dynamics of geologic media -- constitutive modeling of geologic discontinuity behavior -- soil structure interaction modeling -- continuum modeling of jointed saturated rock masses
Engineering Mechanics, Geological Engineering Program

Ploeg, Heidi-Lynn - Associate Professor
Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
bone modelling and remodelling -- orthopaedic implant design and analysis -- biomechanics of joints -- finite element analysis -- fatigue of materials
Biomedical Engineering Center for Translational Research, Materials Science Program

Poe, Cynthia R. - Assistant Faculty Associate
Technical communication -- Civic and political communication -- Environmental history -- Legal history
Technical Communication Certificate Program

Potter, Kenneth W. - Professor
Civil and Environmental Engineering
hydrological modeling and design -- stormwater modeling, management and design -- estimation of hydrologic risk -- estimation of hydrological budgets -- restoration of aquatic systems
Geological Engineering Program, Limnology and Marine Science

Pudloski, Stephen T. - Faculty Associate/Program Director
Engineering Professional Development
municipal engineering -- public works management and operations -- traffic and parking engineering -- stormwater management and engineering
Transportation Information Center

Date last modified: 11-Oct-2012
Date created: 29-Jul-1999
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