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Bruce T. Murray

Chair; Professor

Mechanical Engineering


Bruce Murray was formerly at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, Md. where he worked in the area of computational materials science. He has also held a faculty position in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics at Lehigh University and was a member of the technical staff at Bell Laboratories (now Lucent Technologies). His research interests are in the areas of materials processing, convective heat and mass transfer and computational methods. He is associated with the Physicochemical Hydrodynamics Laboratory and the Materials Laboratory in the ME Department. Two recent collaborative projects concern transport effects in crystal growth and computational modeling of dendritic solidification.

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  • BS, MS, Rutgers University
  • PhD, University of Arizona

Research Interests

  • Computational modeling
  • heat and mass transfer
  • mechanobiology
  • materials processing


  • Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae