Faculty Experts

A

Language learning
Spanish and Latin American language
Literature and culture
History: class, gender, race, slavery
Genomics
Computational biology
Evolution
Gene expression related to growth, disease, stress and aging

B

Climate change and water resources
Water from the Sierra Nevada
Causes of climate change
Racial, ethnic and gender inequality in education
Law and social policy
Adolescent transitions
Substance use
Promiscuity
Ocean pollution and acidification
Marine microbiology and microbial ecology
Global biogeochemical cycles
Soil chemistry
Critical zone
Climate change
Land use
Land degradation
Environmental impacts of land mines
High-speed analog electronics
Gas dynamics and shock waves
Scientific computing
Numerical analysis
Mathematical approaches to environmental problems involving fluids and sediments

C

Literature, humor and Mark Twain
Neuroscience and the arts
Sustainability
Biofuels
Land use
Crop index insurance
Sensor networks
Solar energy mapping
Environmental sensing
Energy-smart infrastructure
Wireless communications
Water quality
K-12 environmental science education

D

Marine biodiversity
Evolution
Ecological genetics
Climate change
Community, identity, migration, nationalism, transnationalism
Museums, tourism
Mexico, El Salvador

F

Antioxidants
Lung health
Asthma
Environmental health
Air quality
Effects of smoking

G

Bone marrow stem cells
HIV/AIDS research
Quantum physics
Spintronics
Quantum computing, qubits and quantum dots)
Spatial Cognition, Giftedness, Reading, Learning/Language Disabilities
Behavioral Genetics
Special Education
Developmental Psychology
Medical Genetics
Physics applied to cellular biology
Applied mechanics
modeling and simulating bio-filaments such as DNA and microtubules
single-molecule DNA experiments
bio-mechanical systems

H

United States judicial system
Ecology
Soils
Biogeochemistry
Forestry
Climate change
Categorization
Reasoning
Memory
Soft matter physics
Biophysics, LCD
Climate change

I

Ultra-precise time measurement
Optical clocks

K

Artificial intelligence and robotics
Computer animation
Math and biology
Biomedical sciences
K-12 and college math education
Climate change and ecology
Carbon cycling and climate change
Regional climate models

L

Circadian clocks
20th and 21st Latin American narratives and cultures
Chicana/o and U.S. Latina/o literature and culture
The cultural production by and about Asians in Latin America and the Caribbean

M

Hispanic culture in film, literature and television
Language and technology
Human-computer interaction
Spatial cognition
Language and politics
Psychology of language
Stem cell tissue engineering
Heart tissue
Blood vessel tissue
Physics, chaos, fractals
K-12 math and science education
Politics
United States Congress
Partisanship or partisan politics
Term limits
Elections
Digital maps
Chinese history
Political geography

N

Image processing
Computer vision
Remote sensing
Geographic information sciences
Elections
Voting
Public opinion
Political psychology
Ballot measures/ballot initiatives
Computational neuroscience
Artificial intelligence
Machine learning
Learning and memory in the brain

O

Water quality
Water pollution
Heavy metals
Pesticides
Immunology
Infectious disease
Miscarriage
Stem cell research
Regenerative tissue

Q

Middle East
Persia
Iran

R

Literature
Spanish literature
North African and Arabic literature

S

Effectiveness of psychotherapy
Adolescent and young adult decision-making as it pertains to risk behaviors
Devices for physical therapy
Acoustics - vibration control
Adaptive controls

T

Quantum physics
Quantum computing
Nanomechanical systems
Nano-scale condensed matter systems
Applied Math
Numerical methods
Plasma modeling
Computational biology
K-12 math and science education
Quantum physics
Quantum computing
Nanomechanical systems
Nano-scale condensed matter systems
Local politics

V

Astronomy - astrobiology, black holes
Physics - high energy physics
Hate crimes
Social movements
Collective action
Protests
Morality
Justice
Convention
Politics and morality
Politics and justice
Elections
Materials engineering based on natural phenomena
K-12 science and technology curriculum enhancement

W

Childhood development
Behavioral psychology for children and adolescents
Special needs children
Disabilities
Effect of climate change on wildfires
Economics: impact of education on income