Department of Mechanical Engineering

M Koochesfahani

Biography: 

Turbulent shear flows and turbulent mixing, unsteady fluid mechanics and aerodynamics, optical diagnostics techniques, molecular tagging diagnostics, Quantum Dot (QD) imaging of fluid flow.

Building Name: 
Engineering Building
City: 
East Lansing
Address: 
428 S. Shaw Lane
E-mail Address: 
Department: 
Deans Office
Employment Type: 
Faculty
First Name: 
Manoochehr
Last Name: 
Koochesfahani
NetID: 
koochesf
Phone: 
(517) 432-2464
Professional Title: 
Professor, Associate Dean for Grad Studies & Faculty Dev
Room: 
3410
State: 
MI
Zip: 
48824
Publications: 
Bohl, D.G. and Koochesfahani, M.M., "MTV Measurements of the Vortical Field in the Wake of an Airfoil Pitching at High Reduced Frequency," J. Fluid Mech., Volume 620 (2009), pages 63-88.
Pouya, S., Koochesfahani, M., Greytak, A., Bawendi, M., and Nocera, D. [2008] "Experimental Evidence of Diffusion-Induced Bias in Near-Wall Velocimetry Using Quantum Dot Measurements," Exp Fluids, 44, 1035-1038.
Koochesfahani, M. M. and Nocera, D. G. [2007], "Molecular tagging velocimetry," Handbook of Experimental Fluid Mechanics, Springer-Verlag.
Koochesfahani, M., Lum, C., Pouya, S., and Hu, H. [2006], "Imaging Flow, Transport, and Mixing in Microflows Using Molecular Tagging Diagnostics," Invited Paper, Proceedings of the 15th U.W. National Congress on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, June 25-30, 2006, Boulder, Colorado, F3a-3.
Awards: 
Measurement Science & Technology Outstanding Paper Award 2006, AIAA Associate Fellow, 2002, Fellow of the American Physical Society, 2008