ABOUT ME

Please click on the link below to find my C.V. as of November 13, 2020. A detailed description of my past and ongoing work can be found by accessing the Research Projects page above while links to my publications in print can be found under the Publications page.

Right: Synthetic jet fabricated by Chris Bradley, a SURF student in the McKeon group I co-mentored.

EDUCATION

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Wall-bounded turbulent flows

attached eddy hypothesis, turbulent structure

2012 - 2013, 2014 - 2018

California Institute of Technology

Ph.D. Aeronautics

M.S. Aeronautics

Reduced-order modeling

modal decompositions, data-driven modeling

Data-assimilation

combining experiments and simulations, adjoint analysis, flow control

Soft Matter

superhydrophobic surfaces, bouncing drops

2013 - 2014

Ecole Polytechnique 

M.S. Mécanique des fluides (Fluid Mechanics)

2008 - 2012

University of Maryland College Park

B.S. Aerospace Engineering

B.A. French Language and Literature

Minor in Violin Performance