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Becky Bittle

Associate Professor of Professional Practice Direct: 817.257.7677
BS Oklahoma State Unversity Mechanical Engineering MS Purdue University Mechanical Engineering Ph.D. Iowa State University Biomedical engineering


Becky Bittle joined the faculty in the Department of Engineering at TCU in August of 1998. From 1983-1989 she worked for General Electric Aircraft Engine Company in Cincinnati, Ohio as a transient performance analysis and control design engineer.

Research Interests

  • Biomechanics of Vascular and Cardiovascular Systems
  • Effect of mechanical environment on cellular processes
  • The role of flow induced vibration in the development of arterial disease
  • Effect of shock and vibration on tissue at the Micro and Macroscopic level

Teaching Interests

  • Dynamics and Vibrations
  • Statics and Solid Materials
  • Manufacturing and Materials
  • Biomechanics and hemodynamics
  • Design and graphics