Professor Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Faculty Research Engineer IIHR-Hydroscience & Engineering
Researcher Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging
Researcher Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute
2406 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering:
Ph.D., Fluid Mechanics, Stanford University, 1994.
M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1989.
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 1986.
Special Fields of Knowledge:
Large-eddy simulation, turbulent flow, high-performance computation, level-set method, lattice-Boltzmann method, two-phase flow, and four-dimensional data assimilation.
Present Research Interests:
Multiscale simulation of gas flow and particle transport in the human lungs, turbulent flow in complex geometry, fluid-structure interaction, and parallel computing.
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships:
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Physical Society, and Biomedical Engineering Society, American Thoracic Society.