The ORWE degree program draws on expertise from professors in the following departments:
Economics and Business
Areas of specialization: Applied algorithms and data structures, cheminformatics.
Areas of specialization: Algorithmic game theory, incentive mechanism design, algorithm design, and optimization, with the focus on applications to networks, crowdsourcing, cloud computing, smart grid, and security and privacy.
Areas of specialization: Energy planning, energy access, smartgrids, energy governance.
Areas of specialization: Retail Analytics, Store-wide Shelf Space Allocation, Manufacturing & Service Operations Management, Supply Chain Management, Mathematical Programming, Enhanced Optimization Methodologies, Optimization-based Heuristic Approaches, Decomposition Techniques, Dynamic Programming.
Areas of specialization: Computational fluid dynamics, heterogeneously-catalyzed endothermic fuel cracking, utilization of alternative fuels for power generation applications.
Areas of specialization: Metals processing, metallographic analysis, computational modeling of the continuous casting of steel and related products.
Areas of specialization: SOFC system design, analysis, and optimization, multi-scale modeling, thermochemical and electrochemical systems.
Areas of specialization: Applied optimization, transportation logistics, mine production scheduling, military applications, energy systems.
Paulo Cesar Tabares-Velasco
Areas of specialization: Building energy simulations, thermal storage, green roofs, heat transfer applied to buildings, buildings interactions with the smart grid.
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Areas of specialization: Nuclear reactor design and analysis; nuclear reactor physics; small and medium reactors; nuclear materials; computational methods; public policy and outreach.
Areas of specialization: Geostatistical resource and reserve estimation for metal and precious metal deposits, especially gold; open pit and underground mine planning, design, equipment selection and economic evaluation.