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

Associate Professor

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

University of Kentucky, College of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering - ME
261 RGAN
Lexington, KY 40506-0503
Phone: 859-257-4462
Fax: 859-257-3304
Email: alexandre.martin@uky.edu

Professional Preparation

University of Montréal, Qc, Physics, B.Sc, 1999

École polytechnique of Montréal, Qc, Mechanical Eng., M.Sc.A, 2003

École polytechnique, Montréal, Qc, Mechanical Eng., Ph.D., 2005

 

Appointments

2016 – Present: Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2011 – 2016: Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2012 – pres: Associate Faculty, Center for Computational Science, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

2009: Invited Scientist, Entry Systems and Technology Division, NASA Ames Research Center, Moffet Fields, CA

2007: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, Aerospace Eng., Postdoc, 2007-2010