Abdul Aziz is currently a Distinguished Research
Professor in the department of Mechanical Engineering at Gonzaga University. He
received his B.E. from the University of Karachi in 1963, and Ph.D. in
Mechanical Engineering from the University of Leeds, England in 1967. He has
authored/co-authored over 150 papers and four books: Perturbation Methods in
Heat Transfer (Hemisphere,1984); Extended Surface Heat Transfer (John Wiley,
2001); Introduction to Thermal and Fluid Engineering (CRC Press, 2012); and Heat
Conduction with Maple (R.T.Edwards, 2006). He is a Life Fellow of ASME and has
received several awards during his career.
502 E. Boone Ave. AD Box 26 Spokane , Washington 99258
Office Location PACCAR Room 212
EDUCATION B.S. Civil Engineering, 1979, Colorado State University M.S. Civil Engineering, Groundwater Hydrology, 1980, Colorado State University Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Alluvial Hydraulics, 1988, Colorado State University
Doctor of Philosophy - Electrical Engineering with Specialization in Automatic Control, Polytechnic Institute of Bucharest, Romania. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of Bucharest, Romania.
Doctor of Philosophy - Computer Engineering, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. Master of Science - Physical Electronics, University of Science & Technology of China, China. Bachelor of Engineering - Industrial Automation, Qingdao University, China.
Doctor of Philosophy - Electrical Engineering, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Master of Science - Electrical Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Bachelor of Science - Electrical Engineering, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Professor and Chair, Engineering Management; Director, Transmission & Distribution Program
502 E. Boone Ave. AD Box 26 Spokane, WA 99258
Phone: (509) 313-5702
Fax: (509) 313-5871
Office Location PACCAR 206
Peter McKenny is currently the Chair and a Professor of Engineering
Management. He is also the Director of the T&D Engineering
Certificate Program at Gonzaga University. Prior to joining Gonzaga
University, Peter was a Team Leader with the American Transmission
Company (ATC) and was responsible for all aspects of substation and
transmission line design in the Green Bay, WI, office during much of the initial start-up phase of ATC.
B.S. Civil Engineering (1998), Structural, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI M.S. Civil Engineering (2000), Geotechnical, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, MI Ph.D. Civil Engineering (2013), Geotechnical, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, IL
Licensed professional engineer (P.E.); Washington, Michigan, Illinois
B.S. Civil Engineering (1996), The Pennsylvania State
University, University Park, PA
M.S. Civil Engineering (1998), Bridge Scour, The Pennsylvania State University,
University Park, PA
Ph.D. Civil Engineering (2004), Stream Restoration, The Pennsylvania State
University, University Park, PA
Doctor of Philosophy - Electrical Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana. Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana.
Dr. Silliman is a civil engineering specializing in groundwater hydrology. He joined the School of Engineering and Applied Science in July, 2012, following a 26 year career at the University of Notre Dame. He has published extensively on theoretical, field, and experimental studies in groundwater flow and transport.