UCI Faculty with Environment and Sustainability Interest

The following resource will give you a sense of the depth and breadth of UC Irvine faculty commitment to environmental and sustainability-related research. Together, the Office of Administrative and Business Services and Sustainability Initiative update the catalog each spring. Visit www.sustainability.uci.edu to access the 2014 catalog.

Name Title Home Department Research Type More Information
Matt McHenry Associate Professor Physics & Astronomy biomechanics, locomotion, sensory biology
Roger D. McWilliams Professor Physics & Astronomy experimental plasma physics, fusion energy, lasers, intellectual property law
Martha L. Mecartney Professor Chemical Engineering & Materials Science New electrolytes for solid oxide fuel cells, ceramics for nuclear energy waste and recycled fuel, low energy routes to ceramic superplastic forming
Sharad Mehrotra Professor Computer Science
Carrie Menkel-Meadow Chancellor’s Professor conflict resolution and facilitation of land use, environmental and community issues
David S. Meyer Professor Sociology social movements, public policy, peace and war, social justice
Eric D. Mjolsness Professor Computer Science biology, scientific inference systems, and mathematical methods; “The Computable Plant;” metabolic modeling
Ali Mohraz Assistant Professor Chemical Engineering & Materials Science designing microstructural materials with enhanced functionality for composites, biomimetic applications, alternative energy, and environmental remediation
Kailen A. Mooney Assistant Professor Ecology & Evolutionary Biology community, and evolutionary and conservation ecology
Ayman S. Mosallam Professor Civil & Environmental Engineering evaluation of structural behavior and sustainability of green construction materials and systems; development of new rating system for green buildings; use of waste and recycled materials including plastics (LDPE, HDPE), tires, and waste concrete for deve
Laurence D. Mueller Professor Ecology & Evolutionary Biology theoretical and empirical studies or density-dependent natural selection, population stability and dynamics
R. Michael Mulligan Professor Ecology & Evolutionary Biology molecular evolution and molecular mechanisms of RNA editing in plants
Daniel R. Mumm Associate Professor Chemical Engineering & Materials Science advanced materials and structures, primarily the development of materials for power generation systems, propulsion, integrated sensing, advanced vehicle concepts and platform protection
Larry Muzio Adjunct Professor Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering thermodynamics, combustion and combustion in practical systems, air pollution formation and control, advanced diagnostics applied to practical combustion systems
Bonnie Nardi Professor Computer Science collapse computing-the study, design, and development of sociotechnical systems in the abundant present for use in a future of scarcity