Archive – March 2011
Congratulations to Prof. Hans Hornung – Emeritus, from the California Institute of Technology on receiving the 2011 AIAA Fluid Dynamics Award. This is the highest and most prestigious award given out by the Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee. It reflects upon Prof. Hornung's outstanding career accomplishments, specifically on his numerous important theoretical and experimental contributions related to the transition between normal and Mach reflections and nonequlibrium boundary layer t
The paper, “Effects of non-equilibrium plasma discharge on counterflow diffusion flames extinction”, was selected as the Distinguished Paper in the New Technology colloquium of the 33rd International Symposium on Combustion. The paper authors are: MAE Combustion folks - Prof. Yiguang Ju; Mruthunjaya Uddi, Postdoctoral Research Associate; Tim Ombrello, Ph.D. (2009); Sang Hee Won, Postdoctoral Research Associate; and Graduate Student Sun Wenting
An enhanced way of creating 3D sound using computer software is attracting interest from the TV industry and Hollywood.