Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics

Staff Directory

William (Bill) Atkinson

William (Bill) Atkinson

  • Research Engineer, Advanced Power Systems Research Center
Karen Bess

Karen E. Bess

  • Executive Assistant
Robert DeJonge

Robert DeJonge

  • Senior Research Engineer II
  • Senior Design Projects Coordinator
Paul Dice

Paul Dice

  • Mechanical Engineering Researcher
  • Manager - Advanced Power Systems Research Center (APSRC)
Joel Duncan

Joel Duncan

  • Research Associate, Advanced Power Systems Research Center
Brian Eggart

Brian Eggart

  • Research Engineer, Advanced Power Systems Research Center
Rachel Hook

Rachel Hook

  • Research Engineer Scientist I

Dale Kero

  • Senior Major Gift Officer

Off Campus Office

  • Huntington Bank Building 701, 400 Quincy St Hancock, Michigan 49930
Marlene Lappeus

Marlene Lappeus

  • Director of Business Operations,
  • Advanced Power Systems Research Center
Debra Linn

Debra Linn

  • Office Assistant
Jonathan Lund

Jonathan Lund

  • Senior Capstone Design Training Specialist
Alex Normand

Alex Normand

  • Office Assistant, Advanced Power Systems Research Center
Robert Page

Robert W. Page

  • Laboratory Facilities Manager, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
  • Advisor, Hybrid Electric Vehicle Enterprise

Henry Schmidt

  • Mechanical Engineering Researcher
  • Manager - Advanced Energy Research Building (AERB)
Jamie Schultz

Jamie Schultz

  • Administrative Assistant

Mark Somero

  • Senior Capstone Design Training Specialist, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
Tricia Stein

Tricia Stein

  • Academic Advisor
Martin Toth

Martin Toth

  • Training Specialist Supervisor
Ryan Towles

Ryan A. Towles

  • Academic Advisor
Connie Tuohimaa

Connie Tuohimaa

  • Manager of Finance and Accounting
Cindy Wadaga

Cindy Wadaga

  • Graduate Program Assistant

Jeremy Worm

  • Research Engineer, Advanced Power Systems Research Center
  • Instructor, Department of Mechanical Engineering - Engineering Mechanics
  • Director, Michigan Tech Mobile Lab

Research Interests

  • High-Performance Engines (SI & CI)
  • Direct Injection
  • Compressed Natural Gas
  • Alternative Fuels
  • Energy Efficiency

Areas of Expertise

  • Internal Combustion Engines Combustion System Development Variable Valve Lift / Timing Powertrain Calibration Alternative Fuels Engine Integration
  • Hybrid Electric Vehicles
  • Instrumentation & Testing Ground Vehicle Systems Powertrain Systems
Paula Zenner

Paula Zenner

  • Director of Operations and Finance