Ching-Long Lin

Ching-Long Lin
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Additional Titles: 
Edward M. Mielnik and Samuel R. Harding Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Departmental Executive Officer, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Professor, Applied Mathematical and Computational Sciences
Faculty Research Engineer, IIHR-Hydroscience & Engineering
Researcher, Iowa Institute for Biomedical Imaging
Researcher, Environmental Health Sciences Research Center
Researcher, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Institute
(319) 335-5673
2406 Seamans Center for the Engineering Arts and Sciences
Joined the College of Engineering: 
1997
Education: 
Ph.D., Fluid Mechanics, Stanford University, 1994.
M.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1989.
B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, National Taiwan University, 1986.
Present Research Interests: 
Multiscale simulation of gas flow and particle transport in the human lungs
Turbulent flow in complex geometry
Fluid-structure interaction,
Parallel computing
Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 
American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Physical Society, and Biomedical Engineering Society, American Thoracic Society
Special Fields of Knowledge: 
Large-eddy simulation
Turbulent flow
High-performance computation
Level-set method
Lattice-Boltzmann method
Two-phase flow
Four-dimensional data assimilation