Aerospace Engineering

Faculty and Staff

Faculty

Dr. Ali Ahmadi

Professor & Department Chair
Aerothermofluiddynamics, Propulsion

Dr. Subodh Bhandari

Professor
Aerospace Dynamics & Controls, UAVs

Dr. Frank Chandler

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Propulsion, CFD

Dr. Todd Coburn

Associate Professor
Aerospace Structures, Strength of Materials

Steve Dobbs

Professional Practice Professor
Systems Engineering, Aeroelasticity

Dr. Donald Edberg

Professor
Astronautics, Aerospace Design

Dr. Navid Nakhjiri

Assistant Professor
Astrodynamics, Space Mission Design

Dr. Han Nguyen

Assistant Professor
Aerospace Propulsion, CFD

Dr. Zahra Sotoudeh

Assistant Professor
Computational Structural Dynamics, Aeroelasticity, Statistical Energy Analysis

Part-Time Lecturer

Dr. Tony Lin

Northrop Grumman
Aerothermofluiddynamics, Propulsion

Raymond Hudson

Northrop Grumman
Guidance, Navigation, and Control

Mark Gonda

Idea Launchpad
Astronautics

Dr. Try Lam

Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Space Mission Design & Navigation

Suresh Ganapathy

Boeing Company
Aerospace Structures

Armando Fuentes

US Technical
Aerospace Structures

Dr. Gregory Lantoine

Jet Propulsion Laboratory
Space Mission Design

Tarek Elsharhawy

Avionics & Control System

Charlie Royas

Boeing Company
Experimental Aerodynamics

Staff

James Cesari

Systems Support Technician, Aerospace Lab Technician

Amy Currier

Administrative Support Coordinator