New Faculty 2023-2024

Yale Engineering is proud to welcome its newest faculty for the 2023-24 academic year. These six new faculty members – with more to be announced soon – mark the continued growth of the School and investment in the research areas illustrated in the SEAS Strategic Vision.

The latest faculty arrivals are valuable additions to the applied physics, biomedical, and mechanical engineering and materials science departments. Their expertise includes machine learning, artificial intelligence, atomic engineering, quantum computing, photon physics, neuroscience, and biological networks.

Upon their arrival, we asked these new faculty members questions about their work, their motivations, potential collaborations, and much more. Click below to learn more about each of our latest faculty:

Applied Physics

Logan Wright: Forging a Dynamic Feedback Loop Between the Physics of Complex Systems and Computer Science

Biomedical Engineering

Purushottam Dixit: Understanding How Biological Networks Evolve, Organize, and Make Robust Decisions in the Presence of Variability


Shreya Saxena: At the Intersection of Neuroscience, Artificial Intelligence, and Control Theory

Computer Science

Katerina Sotiraki: Advancing Cryptography to Protect Against Quantum Attacks


Manolis Zampetakis: Seeking a Deeper Understanding of Machine Learning Methodss


Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Cong Su: Engineering Atomic Structures Usable in Air and Room Temperature