People
Faculty

Steven J. Weinstein, Ph.D

Department Head
Professor
steven.weinstein@rit.edu

(585) 475-4299

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1988
M.S.E. Chemical Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, 1985
B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, 1983

Research interests and expertise

Brian J. Landi, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
brian.landi@rit.edu

(585) 475-4726

Ph.D. Microsystems Engineering, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2006
B.S., M.S. Chemistry, Rochester Institute of Technology, 2002

Research Interests and Expertise

Christiaan Richter, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
christiaan.richter@rit.edu

(585) 475-4383

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University, 2008
M.S. Applied Mathematics, University of Nebraska, 2004
M.S. Chemical Engineering University of Nebraska, 2001
B.S. Applied Mathematics, University of Pretoria, 1998

Research Interests and Expertise

Kenneth J. Ruschak, Ph.D.

Director, Thin Film Mechanics Program
Research Professor
kjreng@rit.edu

(585) 475-5443

Ph. D. Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1974
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Carnegie-Mellon University, 1971

Research Interests and Expertise

Harvey J. Palmer, Ph.D., P.E.

Dean, Kate Gleason College of Engineering
Professor

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Washington, 1971
B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Rochester, 1967

Research Interests and Expertise

Karuna S. Koppula, Ph.D

Lecturer
kskeme@rit.edu

(585)-475-2157

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, Michigan State University, 2009
M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of New Hampshire, 2004
B.Tech. Chemical Engineering, Andhra University, 2002

Research Interests and Expertise

Patricia Taboada-Serrano, Ph.D

Assistant Professor
ptsche@rit.edu

(585) 475-7337

Ph.D. Environmental Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005
M.S. Chemical Engineering University Simon Bolivar, 2001
B.S. Chemical Engineering, University Mayor de San Andres, 1999

Research Interests and Expertise

Reginald E. Rogers, Jr., Ph.D

Assistant Professor
reginald.rogers@rit.edu

(585) 475-4157

Ph.D. Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2010
M.S. Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University, 2004
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2001

Research Interest & Expertise

 

Staff


Paul Gregorius

Senior Laboratory Technician
Office: INS/2110
(585) 475-4196
paul.gregorius@rit.edu

Stephanie Hart

Research Program Administrator
Office: INS/4108
(585) 475-4319
snhche@rit.edu

Jennifer Kamish

Advisor
Office: INS/2106
(585) 475-4938
jdkiao@rit.edu

Julie Olney

Assistant to the Department Head
Office: INS/2103
(585) 475-4510
julie.olney@rit.edu