Faculty and Staff


Benson-resized.jpgTracy J. Benson, Ph.D.
Professor and Chair

Research: Carbon Capture Utilization & Storage, Sustainable Biofuels, Hydrogen Sulfide Reduction

helen-lou-resize.jpgHelen Lou, Ph.D.

Research: Big Data Analysis and Process Systems Engineering, Sustainable Technologies

Daniel-H.-Chen-resized.jpgDaniel Chen, Ph.D.

Research: Flare Modeling, Combustion Mechanisms, Process Modeling & Control, Abnormal Situation Management

Qiang-Xu-resized.jpgQiang Xu, Ph.D.

Research: Large-scale Dynamic Simulation and Optimization, Optimal Scheduling, Port-related Supply Chain Management

Gossage-resize.jpgJohn Gossage, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research: Simulation, Engineering Education, Computer-Aided Modeling

Sidney-Lin-resized.jpg Sidney Lin, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research: Renewable Energy, Materials Science, Separation Process, Reaction Engineering

richmond-index.jpgPeyton Richmond, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research: Process Systems Engineering with Application to Safety, Engineering Education

jeffryes-faculty.jpgClayton Jeffryes, Ph.D.
Associate Professor

Research: Innovative Bioprocesses, Macroalgal Tissue Cultures, Biogenic Nanomaterials

henry-faculy-new.jpgJames Henry, Ph.D.
Graduate Coordinator (chegradadvisor@lamar.edu)
Associate Professor

Research: Photometric sensors for detection of neurotoxic agents, biosensors, cellular structures

cai-index.jpg Tianxing Cai, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor

Research: Quantitative Risk Assessment, Chemical Process Safety, Modeling for Process Safety, Process Measurement and Analysis, Nondestructive Testing and Inspection

HO-resized.jpgT.C. Ho, Ph.D.
Professor Emeritus

Research: Waste Management, Fluidization, Process Modeling


Matthew-Hall-index.jpgMatthew Hall
Laboratory Technician
Lucas 123B
(409) 880-8791
Gina M. DecuirGina M. Decuir
Sr. Administrative Associate
Lucas 101
(409) 880-8784