Johns Hopkins Engineering
IGERT: Modeling Complex Systems

Johns Hopkins University

IGERT Associates

IGERT Associateship is available to Ph.D. students from any JHU department whose interests align with the Program.  There are no citizenship requirements for Associates; however, Associates are not eligible to receive funding from the IGERT Program. 



Yi Liu - Civil Engineering
Research Interests: Coastal and Ocean Engineering, Computational Fluid Dynamics, turbulence, water waves






Younes Nouri - Civil Engineering
Research Interests: Fluid-mud Interactions under water waves






Di Yang - Civil Engineering
Research interests: Atmospheric and Oceanic Turbulence, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Water Wave Mechanics, Environmental Fluid Mechanics, Flow and Structure Interaction




Rozita Jalali Farahani - Civil Engineering
Research Interests: modeling waves by a particle method called smoothed particle hydrodynamics (a numerical method); other researches in the field of fluid dynamics and coastal engineering


Ting GE - Physics & Astronomy
Research Interests: condensed matter physics; molecular simulation on mechanical properties of glassy polymer




Guangli Hu- Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: dynamic behavior of brittle materials




Emily Huskins - Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: dynamic and high temperature of nanocrystalline metals; deformation and strengthening mechanisms





Zhanjie Li - Civil Engineering
Research Interests: modeling cold-formed steel; decomposition and identification of buckling modes







Khatoon Melick- Civil Engineering
Research Interests: coastal and ocean engineering; laboratory methods; environmental fluid mechanics; hydraulics; groundwater hydraulics and contaminant transport; water and waste water treatment processes





Cyril Williams - Mechanical Engineering
Research Interests: spall fracture; dynamic failure processes; shock physics





Lisa Winter - Civil Engineering
Research Interests: coasting engineering; water wave seiching in rectangular tanks





Rongguang Xu - Physics & MSE
Research Interests: molecular dynamics; intermediate phase formation in the mixing of multi-layers