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Spring 2021 Faculty Office Hours (PDF)


Name Title Office telephone
Rakesh Goel Interim Department Chair 192-301 (805)756-2131

Dale Dolan 


Professor, Interim Assistant Department Chair



Elizabeth Lowham Interim Assistant Chair 052-D27B  (805)756-6519
Samuel O. Agbo Professor 20A-310 (805)756-1528
William L. Ahlgren Associate Professor 20A-213 (805)756-2309
Dean Y Arakaki Associate Professor 20A-302 (805)756-2625

Bridget Benson


Professor 20A-309 (805)756-5738
David B. Braun Professor 20A-304 (805)756-1464
Joseph Callenes-Sloan Assistant Professor 20A-314 (805)756-5607

Andrew Danowitz


Associate Professor 20A-306 (805)756-2756

Fred W. DePiero


Professor 116-216 (805)756-2917
Dennis Derickson Professor 20A-207 (805)756-7584
Ben Hawkins Assistant Professor 20-118A & 41A-219 (805)756-6203
Xiaomin Jin Professor 20A-315 (805)756-7046
Albert Liddicoat Professor and Vice Provost for Academic Affairs 01-314 (805)756-5217

Art MacCarley 

(On Leave Spring 2021)

Professor 20A-214 (805)756-2317

James Mealy


Professor 20A-300 (805)756-2300
Ahmad Nafisi Professor 20A-317 (805)756-1514
John Y. Oliver Professor 20A-316 (805)756-5434
Wayne Pilkington Associate Professor 20A-204 (805)756-5431
Majid Poshtan Associate Professor 20A-301 (805)756-2763
Vladimir Prodanov Professor 20A-308 (805)756-5393

John A. Saghri 

(On Leave Spring 2021)

Professor 20A-312 (805)756-1462
Ali O. Shaban Professor 20A-305 (805)756-2918
Lynne Slivovsky Professor, Director of CPE Program 20A-313 (805)756-5383
Tina Smilkstein Associate Professor 20A-318 (805)756-2497
Taufik Professor, Director of Electric Power Institute 20A-203 (805)756-2318

Xiao-Hua (Helen) Yu 

(On Leave Spring 2021)

Professor 20A-311 (805)756-2441
Jane Zhang Professor, Graduate Coordinator 20A-307 (805)756-7528



Name Title Office telephone
Kurt Behpour Lecturer 20-118A Prefer email
Chuck Bland Lecturer 20-131 (805)756-1195
Nazeih Botros Lecturer 20-117 (805)756-2404
Mostafa Chinichian Lecturer 20A-208 (805)756-2149
Ali Dehghan Banadaki Lecturer 20-131 (805)756-2377
Steve Dunton Lecturer 20-118A Prefer email
Mona El Helbawy Lecturer 20-117 (805)756-1501
Doug Hall Lecturer 20-150 (805)756-2781
Paul Hummel Lecturer 20-117 (805)756-5618
Marty Kaliski Lecturer 20-118A (805)756-2781
Dan Malone Lecturer 20-118A (805)756-1329
David McDonald Lecturer 20-118A (805)756-2781
Clay McKell Lecturer 20A-303 (805)756-5689
Rich Murray Lecturer 20-118A (805)756-2781
Gary Perks Lecturer 20A-319 (805)756-1463
John Planck Lecturer 20-118A (805)756-2781
Asit Rairkar Lecturer 116-215 (805)756-2254
Joe Sparks Lecturer 20-118A Prefer email
Hiren Trada Lecturer 20-131 Prefer email
Siddharth Vyas Lecturer 20-117 Prefer email


Graduate Teaching Associates

Name Title Office telephone


Faculty Emeritus

Name Title Office telephone
Jerome R. Breitenbach Professor Emeritus    
Michael M. Cirovic Professor Emeritus    
Samir Datta Professor Emeritus    
Saul Goldberg Professor Emeritus    
Gary Granneman Professor Emeritus    
James G. Harris Professor Emeritus    
Martin E. Kaliski Professor Emeritus 20-118A (805)756-2781
Wayne McMorran Professor Emeritus    
Shien-yi Meng Professor Emeritus    
Mahmood Nahvi Professor Emeritus 20-118A (805)756-2781
Richard Sandige Professor Emeritus    
Cheng Sun Professor Emeritus    
Shyama C. Tandon Professor Emeritus    
Gustav Wassel Professor Emeritus    
Donley Winger Professor Emeritus    
Michael T. Wollman Professor Emeritus    
Chuan Yeh Professor Emeritus    



Name Title Office telephone
Brenton Carr Equipment Technician 20-106/13-103 (805)-756-5460
Yvonne Lynch Administrative Coordinator 20A-200 (805)756-2782
Robert B. Randle III Information Technology Consultant 20-106 (805)756-2550









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