Warren N. Waggenspack


Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Holder of the Ned Adler Professorship

Director of the Mechanical Engineering Undergraduate Program

3290Q Patrick F. Taylor Hall

Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering

Louisiana State University

Baton Rouge, LA 70803



Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1987
  • M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, 1982
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, 1980

Research Interests

  • Computer-Aided Geometric Design
  • Mechanical Design
  • Computer Graphics
  • Biomedical Engineering

Selected Publications

Sean King, Samantha Fadrigalan, Adrienne Steele, Jabari Landry, Summer Dann and Warren Waggenspack, Jr. , “Utilizing a Student Organization to Create a Self Sustaining Mentorship Program in Engineering,” ASEE Annual Conference, AC 2014-10415, June 2014, Indianapolis, IN. (Reviewed).

Sarah Jones, Kelly Rusch and Warren Waggenspack, Jr. , “S-STEM: ENG Scholars for Success 2007-2013,” ASEE Annual Conference, AC 2014-9336, June 2014, Indianapolis, IN. (Reviewed).

Summer Dann and Warren Waggenspack, Jr. (LSU), Jo Dale Ales and Karim El Kholy (BRCC), “LSU and BRCC - Partnership for STEM Student Success,” ASEE Annual Conference, AC 2014-8584, June 2014, Indianapolis, IN. (Abstract and poster reviewed).

Sean King, Jabari Landry, George Barney, Jordan Favret, Summer Dann, Warren N. Waggenspack, Jr.  “Engaging Peer Mentors in Freshmen Programs,” First Year Engineering Experience (FYEE) Conference, August 8-9, 2013, University of Pittsburgh, PA. (Reviewed).

Warren N. Waggenspack Jr., Sarah Liggett, Warren R Hull, David Bowles and Paige Davis. “Development and Assessment of an Innovative Program to Integrate Communication Skills into Engineering Curricula,” ASEE Annual Conference (AC 2013-5987), Atlanta, GA, June 23-26, 2013. (Reviewed).

Patricia Carlson, Arlene Russell, Warren N. Waggenspack, Jr., Chester Wilmot, David Bowles, David Voltmer, Todd Monroe, Warren Hull, Dianne Raubenheimer.  “Improving Engineering Education with Enhanced Calibrated Peer Review Assessment of a Collaborative Research Project,” ASEE Annual Conference (AC 2012-3917), San Antonio, TX, June 9-14, 2012. (Reviewed).