Research Faculty

Name Title Research Areas

Açıkmeşe, Behçet
(206) 616-3590


Associate Professor
Adjunct in Electrical
Control theory, convex optimization, autonomous aerospace vehicles, Markov processes

Bragg, Michael B.
Assistant: Lucia Ersfeld
(206) 543-1829


Frank & Julie Jungers Dean of Engineering Aerodynamics, Flight Mechanics, Aircraft Icing

Breidenthal, Robert
(206) 685-1098


Professor Aerodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence

Dabiri, Dana
(206) 543-6067


Associate Professor
Adjunct in Mechanical Engineering
Aerodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, Turbulence

Ferrante, Antonino
(206) 616-0109


Associate Professor Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence, Multiphase Flows, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Hermanson, Jim
(206) 616-2310


Adjunct in Mechanical Engineering
Combustion, Gasdynamics, Microgravity Science, Heat Transfer

Jarboe, Thomas R.
(206) 685-3427


Adjunct in Physics
Plasma Science , Electric Propulsion, Controlled Fusion

Kurosaka, Mitsuru
(206) 685-2619


Professor Airbreathing Propulsion, Turbomachinery, Fluid Dynamics, Acoustics, Heat Transfer
Livne, Eli
(206) 543-6643
Boeing Endowed Professor of Aeronautics & AstronauticsDirector of Aeronautical Laboratories
Adjunct in Mechanical Engineering
Adjunct in Mechanical Engineering
Aerospace Structures, Structural Optimization, Structural Dynamics, Aeroelasticity, Aero-servo-thermo-elasticity, Multidisciplinary Design Optimization (MDO), Airplane Design

Mesbahi, Mehran
(206) 543-7937


Adjunct in Mathematics
Automatic Control, Autonomous Vehicles, Optimization, Space Systems
Morgansen, Kristi
(206) 616-5950
Adjunct in Electrical Engineering
Associate Chair for Academics
Nonlinear Control, Dynamical Systems, Coordinated Control, Bio-inspired Systems, Autonomous Vehicles, Human Cognition in Autonomous System

Salviato, Marco
(206) 543-2170


Assistant Professor Composite Aerospace Structures, Nano composites

Shumlak, Uri
(206) 616-1986


Associate Chair for Research
Advanced Space Propulsion, Electric Thrusters, Plasma Physics, Computational Fluid Dynamics
Waas, Anthony
(206) 221-2569
Professor and Chair
Boeing-Egtvedt Endowed Chair
Mechanics of Aerospace Structures and Materials, Composite Structures, Structural Stability, Biologically inspired Materials, Nanocomposites, and Engineered Materials
Yang, Jinkyu "JK"
(206) 543-6612
Assistant Professor Mechanics and dynamics of structures, Design of engineered material systems (e.g., composites, metamaterials, and phononic crystals), Nondestructive evaluation and structural health monitoring

Research Faculty

Name Title Research Areas

Golingo, Ray
(206) 543-7703


Research Assistant Professor Plasma Physics, Fusion Thrusters, Advanced Diagnostics, Compact Fusion Energy

Knowlen, Carl
(206) 543-7159


Research Associate Professor Energy Conversion, Combustion Physics, Hypervelocity Propulsion
Lum, Christopher
(206) 543-0539
Research Assistant Professor Unmanned Aerial Systems, Control Theory, Automation, Flight Operations

Williams, Owen
(206) 543-6880


Research Assistant Professor Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence, Hypersonics, and Stratified Atmosphere

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