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Alexander, Dennis 402-472-3091 Electrical & Computer Engineering
Anderson, John 402-472-1190 Economics
Bartelt-Hunt, Shannon 402-554-3868 Environmental Engineering
Faller, Ronald 402-472-6864 Midwest Roadside Safety Facility
Hempel, Michael 402-554-3521 Computer and Electronics Engineering
Jones, Elizabeth 402-554-3869 Transportation Systems Engineering
Khattak, Aemal 402-472-8126 Transportation Systems Engineering
Kim, Yong-Rak 402-472-1727 Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Linzell, Daniel 402-472-5188 Structural Engineering
Lutif Teixeira, Jamilla 402-472-1727 Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Manrique Sanchez, Laura 402-472-1727 Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Morcous, George 402-554-2544 Construction Engineering
Moussavi, Massoum 402-554-3414 Transportation Systems Engineering
Piatkowski, Daniel 402-472-9239 Community and Regional Planning
Reid, John 402-472-3084 Midwest Roadside Safety Facility
Rilett, Laurence 402-472-1992 Transportation Systems Engineering
Schmidt, Jennifer 402-472-0870 Midwest Roadside Safety Facility
Sharif, Hamid 402-554-3628 Electrical & Computer Engineering
Song, Chung 402-472-1914 Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Steelman, Joshua 402-472-1972 Structural Engineering
Stentz, Terry 402-472-5078 Construction Engineering and Management
Stolle, Cody 402-472-4233 Midwest Roadside Safety Facility
Thompson, Eric 402-472-3318 Bureau of Business Research
Tuan, Chris 402-554-3867 Structural Engineering
Turner, Joseph 402-472-8856 Mechanical and Materials Engineering
Wittich, Christine 402-472-1915 Structural Engineering
Wood, Richard 402-472-1916 Structural Engineering
Zhang, Tian 402-554-3784 Environmental Engineering

Post-Doctoral Research Associates
Eftekhar Azam, Yashar 402-472-1994 Structural Engineering
Zhao, Li 402-472-1975 Transportation Systems Engineering

Adams, Timothy Transportation Systems Engineering
Alanazi, Hani Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Amelian, Soroosh Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Bekele, Binyam Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Bianchini, Christopher Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Bitar, Layal Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Devkota, Kanchan Structural Engineering
Fang, Chen Structural Engineering
Garcia, Francisco Structural Engineering
Gholami, Shayan Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Haque, MM Shakiul Transportation Systems Engineering
Hurtado Beltran, Antonio Transportation Systems Engineering
James, Sydney Transportation Systems Engineering
Kang, Yashu Transportation Systems Engineering
Khedmati, Mahdieh Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Knickerbocker, Taylor Structural Engineering
Kommidi, Santosh Reddy Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Lee, Myungwoo Transportation Systems Engineering
Liao, Yijun Structural Engineering
Liu, Huiyuan Transportation Systems Engineering
Mohammadi, M. Ebrahim Structural Engineering
Nsengiyumva, Gabriel Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Pham, Huong Transportation Systems Engineering
Rageh, Ahmed Structural Engineering
Rahmani, Mohammad Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Ramos, Santos Transportation Systems Engineering
Saifullah, Khalid Structural Engineering
Tufuor, Ernest Transportation Systems Engineering
Watson, Daniel Structural Engineering
Yosef, Tewodros Geotechnical and Materials Engineering
Zare Rami, Keyvan Geotechnical and Materials Engineering

Business Center Staff
Rilett, Laurence 402-472-1992 Director
Renoe, Janet 402-472-1932 Financial Coordinator
Sazama, Larissa 402-472-1926 IT Research Support Associate
Bruguier, Gabriel 402-472-1927 Education and Outreach Coordinator
Hadenfeldt, Amber 402-472-1993 Research Coordinator
Patmanathan, Thushaar 402-472-1935 Business Associate
Tufuor, Ernest 402-472-1975 Tech Support Associate
Hardia, Utkarsh 402-472-1975 Web Developer Associate
Khatiwada, Aayush 402-472-1975 Web Developer Associate
Schmidt, Madison 402-472-1975 Editor
Urbank, Leah 402-472-1975 Graphic Design Associate