# Fluid Mechanics

### Sean C. Bailey, Ph.D.

**Research Areas:** Aerodynamics, Aerospace, Autonomous Vehicles, Experimental Methods, Fluid Mechanics, Gas Surface Interactions, Turbulence, Vortex Flows, Wakes, Wall-bounded Flows

### José Graña-Otero, Ph.D.

**Research Areas:** Aerospace, Applied Mathematical Methods, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Phase-change dynamics, Reactive and two-phase flows

### Alexandre Martin, Ph.D., P.E.

**Research Areas:** Ablation, Aerodynamics, Aerospace, Aerothermodynamics, Compressible Flows, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Gas Surface Interactions, Heat Transfer, Hypersonic, material response, Numerical Methods, Plasma, Radiative Heat Transfer, Re-entry

### James M. McDonough, Ph.D.

**Research Areas:** Applied Mathematics, Combustion, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Convective Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics

### Scott Yost, Ph.D., P.E.

**Research Areas:** Fluid Mechanics, Hydraulics, Hydrologic Modeling of Waterseds, Numerical Modeling of Surface-Water Environments, Open Channel Flow, Parameter Estimation and Optimization Techniques