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HAZIM ABASS, 2014-B.S. University of Baghdad; M.S., Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Director of FAST, Professor of Petroleum Engineering

CORBY ANDERSON, 2009-B.S., Montana State University; M.S., Montana Tech.; Ph.D., University of Idaho; Harrison Western Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

MICHAEL L. BATZLE, 2007-B.S., University of California, Riverside; PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Baker Hughes Professor of Petrophysics and Borehole Geophysics

JOHN R. BERGER, 1994-B.S., M. S., Ph.D., University of Maryland; Professor of Mechanical Engineering

BERNARD BIALECKI, 1995-M.S., University of Warsaw, Poland; Ph.D., University of Utah; Professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics

TRACY CAMP, 1998-B.A. Kalamazoo College; M.S. Michigan State University; Ph.D. College of William and Mary; Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

LINCOLN D. CARR, 2005-B.A., University of California at Berkeley; M.S., Ph.D., University of Washington; Professor of Physics

CRISTIAN CIOBANU, 2004-B.S., University of Bucharest; M.S., Ph.D., Ohio State University; Professor of Mechanical Engineering

REUBEN T. COLLINS, 1994-B.A., University of Northern Iowa; M.S., Ph.D., California Institute of Technology; Professor of Physics

JOHN T. CUDDINGTON, 2005-B.A., University of Regina; M.A., Simon Fraser University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Wisconsin; William J. Coulter Professor of Mineral Economics and Professor of Economics and Business

JOHN B. CURTIS, 1990-B.A., M.S., Miami University; Ph.D., The Ohio State University; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering

KADRI DAGDELEN, 1992-B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Mining Engineering and Head of Department

CAROL DAHL, 1991-B.A., University of Wisconsin; Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Professor of Economics and Business

ELIZABETH VAN WIE DAVIS, 2009-B.A., Shimer College; M.A., Ph.D., University of Virginia; Professor of Liberal Arts and International Studies and Division Director

GRAHAM A. DAVIS, 1993-B.S., Queen's University at Kingston; M.B.A., University of Cape Town; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University; Professor of Economics and Business

THOMAS L. DAVIS, 1980-B.E., University of Saskatchewan; M.Sc., University of Calgary; Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Geophysics

ANTHONY DEAN, 2000-B.S., Springhill College; A.M., Ph.D., Harvard University; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Dean, College of Applied Science and Engineering

JOHN R. DORGAN, 1992-B.S., University of Massachusetts Amherst; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley; Computer Modeling Group Chair and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

JÖRG DREWES, 2001-Ingenieur cand., Dipl. Ing., Ph.D., Technical University of Berlin; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

RODERICK G. EGGERT, 1986-A.B., Dartmouth College; M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University; Professor of Economics and Business and Division Director

ATEF Z. ELSHERBENI, 2013-B.S.,M.S., Cairo University; Ph.D., University of Manitoba; Gerald August Dobelman Distinguished Chair & Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

JAMES F. ELY, 1981-B.S., Butler University; Ph.D., Indiana University; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

THOMAS E. FURTAK, 1986-B.S., University of Nebraska; Ph.D., Iowa State University; Professor of Physics and Head of Department

MAHADEVAN GANESH, 2003- Ph.D., Indian Institute of Technology; Professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics

RAMONA M. GRAVES, 1981-B.S., Kearney State College; Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Petroleum Engineering and Dean, College of Earth Resource Sciences and Engineering

UWE GREIFE, 1999-M.S., University of Munster; Ph.D., University of Bochum; Professor of Physics

D. VAUGHAN GRIFFITHS, 1994-B.Sc., Ph.D., D.Sc., P.E., University of Manchester; M.S., University of California Berkeley; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

MARTE GUTIERREZ, 2008-B.S., Saint Mary's University; M.S., University of the Philippines; Ph.D., University of Tokyo; James R. Paden Distinguished Chair and Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

DAVE HALE, 2004-B.S., Texas A&M University; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University; Charles Henry Green Professor of Exploration Geophysics

WENDY J. HARRISON, 1988-B.S., Ph.D., University of Manchester; Associate Provost; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering

RANDY L. HAUPT, 2012-B.S., USAF Academy, M.S.E.E., Northeastern University; Ph.D., University of Michigan; Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

WILLY A. M. HEREMAN, 1989-B.S., M.S., Ph.D., State University of Ghent, Belgium; Professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics and Head of Department

MURRAY W. HITZMAN, 1996-A.B., Dartmouth College; M.S., University of Washington; Ph.D., Stanford University; Charles Franklin Fogarty Distinguished Chair in Economic Geology; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering

TISSA ILLANGASEKARE, 1998-B.Sc., University of Ceylon, Peradeniya; M. Eng., Asian Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Colorado State University; Professor and AMAX Distinguished Chair in Civil and Environmental Engineering, P.E.

GREG S. JACKSON, 2013-B.S., Rice University; M.S., Ph.D., Cornell University; Department Head and Professor of Mechanical Engineering

MARK P. JENSEN, 2015-B.S., Bethel College; Ph.D., Florida State University; Professor and Jerry and Tina Grandey University Chair in Nuclear Science and Engineering 

MICHAEL J. KAUFMAN, 2007-B.S., Ph.D., University of Illinois, Urbana, Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Head of Department

HOSSEIN KAZEMI, 2004-B.S., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin; Chesebro' Distinguished Chair in Petroleum Engineering; Co-Director of Marathon Center of Excellence for Reservoir Studies and Professor of Petroleum Engineering

ROBERT J. KEE, 1996-B.S., University of Idaho; M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California at Davis; George R. Brown Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering

ROBERT H. KING, 1981-B.S., University of Utah; M.S., Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University; Professor of Mechanical Engineering

DANIEL M. KNAUSS, 1996-B.S., The Pennsylvania State University; Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

CAROLYN KOH, 2006-B.S., Ph.D., University of West London, Brunel; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

FRANK V. KOWALSKI, 1980-B.S., University of Puget Sound; Ph.D., Stanford University; Professor of Physics

STEPHEN LIU, 1987-B.S., M.S., Universitdade Federal de MG, Brazil; Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, CEng, U.K.

NING LU, 1997-B.S., Wuhan University of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., Johns Hopkins University; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

JUAN C. LUCENA, 2002-B.S., M.S., Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Ph.D., Virginia Tech; Professor of Liberal Arts and International Studies

MARK T. LUSK, 1994-B.S., United States Naval Academy; M.S., Colorado State University; Ph.D., California Institute of Technology; Professor of Physics

PATRICK MacCARTHY, 1976-B.Sc., M.Sc., University College, Galway, Ireland; M.S., Northwestern University; Ph.D., University of Cincinnati; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

DAVID W.M. MARR, 1995-B.S., University of California, Berkeley; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering and Head of Department

PAUL A. MARTIN, 1999-B.S., University of Bristol; M.S., Ph.D., University of Manchester; Professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics, and Associate Department Head

GERARD P. MARTINS, 1969-B.Sc., University of London; Ph.D., State University of New York at Buffalo; Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

DAVID K. MATLOCK, 1972-B.S., University of Texas at Austin; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University; Charles F. Fogarty Professor of Metallurgical Engineering sponsored by the ARMCO Foundation; Professor of Metallurgical and ­Materials Engineering, P.E.

REED M. MAXWELL, 2009-B.S., University of Miami; M.S., University of California at Los Angeles; Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering

JOHN E. McCRAY, 1998-B.S.,West Virginia University; M.S. Clemson University; Ph.D., University of Arizona; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Division Director

DINESH MEHTA, 2000-B.Tech., Indian Institute of Technology; M.S., University of Minnesota; Ph.D., University of Florida; Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

BRAJENDRA MISHRA, 1997-B. Tech. Indian Institute of Technology; M.S., Ph.D., University of Minnesota; Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

CARL MITCHAM, 1999-B.A., M.A., University of Colo­rado; Ph.D., Fordham University; Professor of Liberal Arts and International Studies

MICHAEL MOONEY, 2003-B.S., Washington University in St. Louis; M.S., University of California, Irvine; Ph.D., Northwestern University; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

BARBARA MOSKAL, 1999-B.S., Duquesne University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh; Professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics and Director of the Trefny Institute

GRAHAM G. W. MUSTOE, 1987-B.S., M.Sc., University of Aston; Ph.D., University College Swansea; Professor of Mechanical Engineering

WILLIAM C. NAVIDI, 1996-B.A., New College; M.A., Michigan State University; M.A., Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley; Professor of Applied Mathematics and Statistics

PRISCILLA NELSON, 2014-B.A., University of Rochester; M.S., Indiana University; M.S., University of Oklahoma; Ph.D., Cornell University; Professor of Mining Engineering and Department Head

ALEXANDRA NEWMAN, 2000-B.S., University of Chicago; M.S., Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley; Professor of Economics and Business

RYAN O'HAYRE, 2006-B.S., Colorado School of Mines; M.S., Ph.D., Stanford University; Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

GARY R. OLHOEFT, 1994-B.S.E.E., M.S.E.E, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., University of Toronto; Professor of Geophysics

DAVID L. OLSON, 1972-B.S.,Washington State University; Ph.D., Cornell University; John H. Moore Distinguished Professor of Physical Metallurgy; Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, P.E.

KENNETH OSGOOD, 2011-B.A., University of Notre Dame, M.A., Ph.D., University of Santa Barbara; Professor of Liberal Arts and International Studies, Director of Guy T. McBride Jr. Honors Program in Public Affairs

UGUR OZBAY, 1998-B.S., Middle East Technical University of Ankara; M.S., Ph.D., University of the Witwatersrand; Professor of Mining Engineering

ERDAL OZKAN, 1998-B.S., M.Sc., Istanbul Technical University; Ph.D., University of Tulsa; Co-Director of Marathon Center of Excellence for Reservoir Studies and Professor of Petroleum Engineering

TERENCE E. PARKER, 1994-B.S., M.S., Stanford University; Ph.D., University of California Berkeley; Provost and Executive Vice President; Professor of Engineering

JAMES F. RANVILLE, 2004-B.S. Lake Superior State University; M.S., PhD., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

IVAR E. REIMANIS, 1994-B.S., Cornell University; M.S., University of California Berkeley; Ph.D., University of ­California Santa Barbara; Professor of Metallurgical and ­Materials Engineering

RYAN M. RICHARDS, 2007-B.S. Michigan State University; M.S. Central Michigan University; Ph.D. Kansas State University; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

MAJ DAVID ROZELLE, 1995-B.A., Davidson College, Davidson, North Carolina, 2009 - M.M.S. Marine Corps University, Quantico, Virginia, and Professor of Military Science (Army R.O.T.C.)

PAUL M. SANTI, 2001-B.S., Duke University; M.S., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering

FRÉDÉRIC SARAZIN, 2003-Ph.D., GANIL-Caen, France; Professor of Physics

JOHN A. SCALES, 1992-B.S., University of Delaware; Ph.D., University of Colorado; Professor of Physics

PANKAJ K. (PK) SEN, 2000-B.S., Jadavpur University; M.E., Ph.D., Technical University of Nova Scotia. P.E., Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

E. DENDY SLOAN, JR., 1976-B.S.Ch.E., M.S., Ph.D., Clemson University; Weaver Distinguished Professor in Chemical and Biological Engineering and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

ROEL K. SNIEDER, 2000-Drs., Utrecht University; M.A., Princeton University; Ph.D., Utrecht University; W.M. Keck Foundation Distinguished Chair in Exploration Science and Professor of Geophysics

STEPHEN A. SONNENBERG, 2007-B.S., M.S., Texas A&M University; Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering and Charles Boettcher Distinguished Chair in Petroleum Geology

JOHN R. SPEAR, 2005-B.A., University of California, San Diego; M.S. and Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering

JOHN G. SPEER, 1997-B.S., Lehigh University; Ph.D., ­Oxford University; Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

JEFF SQUIER, 2002-B.S., M.S., Colorado School of Mines; Ph.D., University of Rochester; Professor of Physics

P. CRAIG TAYLOR, 2005-A.B., Carleton College; Ph.D., Brown University; Professor of Physics

PATRICK TAYLOR, 2003-B.S., Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; George S. Ansell Distinguished Chair in Metallurgy and Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering

ILYA D. TSVANKIN, 1992-B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Moscow State University; Professor of Geophysics

AZRA TUTUNCU, 2010-B.S., Istanbul Technical University; M.S., Stanford University; M.S., Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin; Harry D. Campbell Chair in Petroleum Engineering, Director of Unconventional Natural Gas Institute (UNGI) and Professor of Petroleum Engineering

CHESTER J. VAN TYNE, 1988-B.A., B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Lehigh University; FIERF Professor and Professor of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, P.E.

TYRONE VINCENT, 1998-B.S. University of Arizona; M.S., Ph.D. University of Michigan; Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and Interim Department Head

BETTINA M. VOELKER, 2004-B.S., M.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Ph.D., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

KENT J. VOORHEES, 1978-B.S., M.S., Ph.D., Utah State University; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

MICHAEL R. WALLS, 1992-B.S.,Western Kentucky University; M.B.A., Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin; Professor of Economics and Business

J. DOUGLAS WAY, 1994-B.S., M.S., Ph.D., University of Colorado; Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering

RICHARD F. WENDLANDT, 1987-B.A., Dartmouth College; Ph.D., The Pennsylvania State University; Professor of Geology and Geological Engineering

KIM R. WILLIAMS, 1997-B.Sc., McGill University; Ph.D., Michigan State University; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry

COLIN WOLDEN, 1997-B.S., University of Minnesota; M.S., Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Asso­ciate Professor of Chemical Engineering

DAVID TAI-WEI WU, 1996-A.B., Harvard University; Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley; Professor of Chemistry and Geochemistry/Chemical and Biological Engineering

YU-SHU WU, 2008-B.S., Daqing Petroleum Institute, China; M.S., Southwest Petroleum Institute, China; M.S., Ph.D., University of California at Berkeley; Professor of Petroleum Engineering

TERENCE K. YOUNG, 1979-1982, 2000-B.A., Stanford University; M.S., Ph.D., Colorado School of Mines; Professor of Geophysics and Head of Department