Faculty

Brandon Runnels, PhD

Assistant professor, mechanical and aerospace engineering

Email: brunnels@uccs.edu
Web: solids.uccs.edu
Phone: (719) 255-3430
Office: OCSE A431
Address: 1420 Austin Bluffs Pkwy, Colorado Springs CO, 80198

Current Students

Josep Maria Gras Ribot

PhD student

Office: OCSE A351 (Multiscale Materials Office)
Project: phase-field simulation of grain boundary anisotropy-driven microstructural evolution

Sabine Zentgraf

PhD student

Office: OCSE A351 (Multiscale Materials Office)
Project: determining the effect of grain boundary anisotropy on the nucleation of nanovoids under shock loading

Faraz Saleem

MS student

Office: OCSE A351 (Multiscale Materials Office)
Project: atomistic simulation of the mechanical properties of polymer chain solutions

Irene Serrano Delgado

MS student

Office: OCSE A351 (Multiscale Materials Office)
Project: atomistic and ab initio modeling of piezoelectric polymers

Justin Miller

BS student

Project: molecular statics simulations of grain boundaries
 

Previous Students

Balsells Mobility Program