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Robert E. Spall

Robert E. Spall

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Department Head

Contact Information

Office Location: ENGR 419D
Phone: 435-797-2878
Email: robert.spall@usu.edu

Educational Background:

PhD, Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Old Dominion University, May1987

Emphasis

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Expertise

Computational Fluid Dynamics, CFD

Biography

Robert Spall is a Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. Dr. Spall's research interests are in the area of applied computational fluid dynamics and heat transfer. Past work has involved swirling flows and vortex breakdown, buoyancy driven flows, aerodynamic flows, environmental flows, turbulence modeling, and algorithm development. He has also been active in developing computational fluid dynamics algorithms for use in engineering education.