Brian P. Sangeorzan, Ph.D.

Brian P. Sangeorzan, Ph.D.Professor and Chair
Mechanical Engineering Department
402 EC; (248) 370-2236; Fax: (248) 370-4416

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1984 

  • Joined Oakland University in 1984
  • Member of SAE, ASME


  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Instrumentation and Optical Diagnostics
  • High-Speed Motion Photography
  • Heat Transfer and Fluid Mechanics in Thermal Systems
  • Droplet and Particle Sizing Methods
  • Fuel Sprays and Liquid Atomization


  • EGR250 (Introduction to Thermal Engineering);
  • ME331 (Introduction to fluid and thermal energy transport);
  • ME 438/538 (Fluid Transport);
  • ME456 (Energy Systems Analysis and Design);
  • ME457/557 (Internal Combustion Engines);
  • ME 555 (Combustion Processes);
  • ME490 (senior design projects), ME690 (graduate projects) and ME494/ME594 (Independent study projects)