Current research efforts within the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering are in the areas of flow physics and controls; biomedical science and engineering; mechanics, computation and design; and energy and thermosciences.
Multiphase flows; fluid-structure interactions; aero-optics; intelligent control; aero-acoustics; turbomachinery; and wind energy.
Biomaterials; tissue engineering; biomedical imaging; biofluidics; cardiovascular biology; cell mechanics and molecular modeling; regenerative medicine and rehabilitation robotics.
Multiscale material modeling and design; computational bioengineering; multiphysics modeling; controls and robotics; and design automation.
Nanoscale heat transfer; microfluidics; combustion; heat transfer; thermodynamics; transport; bioanalytical systems; atomic and molecular physics; electronmagnetic phenomena; and multiscale modeling.