• Aerolasticity and Aviation Safety
  • Computational Fluid Physics
  • Flow Diagnostics and Sensors
  • Structural Dynamics
  • Wind Tunnel and Flow Imaging

Body Text

Our Members
Jeffrey K. Bennighof Jeffrey K. Bennighof
Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Research Professor, Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
Research Interests:
* Computation of Structural Dynamics
* Adaptive Reduction of Large Structure Models
* Minimum Time Control of Structures
e-mail to: bennighof[at]mail.utexas.edu

Fabrizio Bisetti Fabrizio Bisetti
Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
Research Interests:
* Computational Fluid Dynamics
* Turbulence and Turbulent Mixing
* Flows with Chemical Reactions, Plasmas, and Aerosols
* Uncertainty Quantification
e-mail to: fbisetti[at]utexas.edu

Noel T. Clemens Noel T. Clemens
Ph.D., Stanford University
Professor, Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
Bob R. Dorsey Professorship in Engineering and Cockrell Family Chair for Departmental Leadership #2
Research Interests:
* Turbulent Combustion
* High-Speed Turbulent Flows
* Applications of Laser Imaging Diagnostics
e-mail to: clemens[at]cfdlab.ae.utexas.edu
Homepage: http://www.ae.utexas.edu/~clemens/

David B. Goldstein David B. Goldstein
Ph.D., California Institute of Technology
Professor, Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
Hayden Head Centennial Professorship
Research Interests:
* Development of Numerical Methods
* Applications of Computational Fluid Dynamics
* Detailed Flow Physics
e-mail to: david[at]cfdlab.ae.utexas.edu

Laxminarayan L. Raja Laxminarayan L. Raja
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Associate Professor, Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Robert L. Parker, Sr. Centennial Professorship in Engineering
Research Interests:
* Computational Plasma and Fluid Dynamics
* High-Performance Computing
* Plasma Actuators for Low-Speed, Supersonic and Hypersonic Flow Control
* Microplasma-Based Small Satellite Plasma Propulsion
* Study of Rail-Armature Contact Gap Plasmas in Electromagnetic Launchers
* Atmospheric-Pressure Non-Equilibrium Discharge Phenomena
e-mail to: lraja[at]mail.utexas.edu

Philip L. Varghese Philip L. Varghese, Director
Distinguished Teaching Professor, Aerospace Engineering & Engineering Mechanics
Stanley P. Finch Centennial Professorship in Engineering; University Distinguished Teaching Professor
Research Interests:
* Tomography by Laser Absorption Spectroscopy
* Laser Diagnostics Using Raman and Rayleigh Scattering
* Optimal Modeling of Nonequilibrium Flows
e-mail to: varghese[at]mail.utexas.edu
Homepage: http://www.ae.utexas.edu/~Varghese