Faculty and Staff

WEMPEC Faculty

Giri Venkataramanan

Credentials: WEMPEC Director
Professor

Email: giri@engr.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-4479

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2559

Bulent Sarlioglu

Credentials: WEMPEC Technology & Collaboration Director
Professor

Email: sarlioglu@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-2703

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2559D

Daniel C. Ludois

Credentials: WEMPEC Research & Innovation Director
Jean van Bladel Associate Professor

Email: ludois@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-8211

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2564

Jinia Roy

Credentials: Thomas A. Lipo Assistant Professor
Electrical Engineering

Email: jinia.roy@wisc.edu

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2559C

Lei Zhou

Credentials: Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Email: lei.zhou@wisc.edu

Address:
Mechanical Engineering, Rm 2250

Honorary Associates

Eric L. Severson

Credentials: Honorary Associate

Address:
University of Minnesota

Affiliate Faculty

Mark Anderson

Credentials: Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Email: manderson@engr.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-2802

Address:
Engineering Research Building Rm. 1305

Dominic Gross

Credentials: Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: dominic.gross@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3106

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2562

Chirag Gupta

Credentials: Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: cgupta9@wisc.edu

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 4623

Bernard Lesieutre

Credentials: Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: lesieutre@engr.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-890-1883

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2546

Allison Mahvi

Credentials: Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Email: allison.mahvi@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-890-1435

Address:
Mechanical Engineering Building, Rm. 2266

Gregory Nellis

Credentials: Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Email: gfnellis@engr.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-6626

Address:
Engineering Research Building Rm. 1339

Line Roald

Credentials: Assistant Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: roald@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-265-7815

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2544

Michael Wagner

Credentials: Assistant Professor
Mechanical Engineering

Email: mike.wagner@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-890-1910

Address:
Engineering Research Building, Rm. 1343

Emeritus and Adjunct Faculty

Vladimir Blasko

Credentials: Adjunct Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: blasko@wisc.edu

Hao Huang

Credentials: Adjunct Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Thomas M. Jahns

Credentials: Professor Emeritus
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: jahns@engr.wisc.edu

Teaching Affiliates

Patrick Flannery

Credentials: Assistant Adjunct Professor
CoE InterPro

Email: psflannery@wisc.edu

Steven Fredette

Credentials: Associate Teaching Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering

Email: fredette@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-2307

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 4615

Nicholas Nagel

Credentials: Assistant Adjunct Professor
CoE InterPro

Email: nnagel@wisc.edu

Staff

Kelly Camp

Credentials: WEMPEC Administrator

Email: admin@wempec.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-5459

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2559

Jessica Ellenbecker

Credentials: Administrative Assistant III

Email: admin@wempec.wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-3934

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2559

Mira Kwiecien

Credentials: Financial Specialist

Email: makwiecien@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-262-6926

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 2557

Pia Strampp

Credentials: WEMPEC Lab Manager

Email: strampp@wisc.edu

Phone: 608-263-3170

Address:
Engineering Hall, Rm. 1541-B

Legacy Faculty

Thomas A. Lipo

Phone: 1938-2020

Robert D. Lorenz

Phone: 1946-2019

Donald W. Novotny

Phone: 1934 - 2022

Administrative Undergraduate Assistants

Ellie McLay

Credentials: Mechanical Engineering / AMEP
May 2026

Email: emclay@wisc.edu