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The UT Knoxville Experts Guide is a directory of selected faculty who are available to provide quotes, background information, and comments on a wide variety of topics. This is a resource for members of the media but not an exhaustive list of experts.


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Kevin Heaslip on Electric Vehicles

Kevin specializes in transportation research, including future mobility and infrastructure, electric vehicles, and cyber security.

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Lynne Parker on Artificial Intelligence

Lynne is an expert in distributed mobile robotics, human-robot interaction, distributed intelligence, and sensor networks.

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Joshua Fu on Climate Change

Joshua Fu is a globally-recognized expert in climate change, air quality, air pollution, carbon release, water availability, and extreme weather events.

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Jack Dongarra

Jack Dongarra on Supercomputing

Jack is an expert in high-performance computing and supercomputing.

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Ashley Blamey

Ashley Blamey on Title IX

Ashley has expertise including distressed students, crisis management, bystander intervention, and sexual assault.

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Krista Wiegand

Krista Wiegand on Political Conflict

Krista’s research covers territorial and maritime disputes, conflict resolution/management, war and militarized interstate disputes, and terrorism and political violence.

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