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Tadd Truscott

Tadd Truscott

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Associate Professor

Contact Information

Office Location: ENGR 419J
Phone: 435-797-8246

Educational Background:

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah
Ph.D. Ocean and Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Fluid Dynamics


Tadd Truscott’s current research interests are in fluid dynamics, novel imaging and experimental methods. By merging different areas of research, he works on problems such as three-dimensional flow field dynamics of rising spheres and cavitation, splash back from streams and droplets, water entry, cavity manipulation, three dimensional imaging techniques, paint splattering and water transport in plants to name a few.