Subject Areas:

  • Thermal Management 
  • Electronics Cooling 
  • Heat Pipes
  • Thermal Interface Materials
  • Liquid Metals 
  • Heat Transfer
  • Thermodynamics
  • Satellite Thermal Design 
  • Cube-Sats
  • Lunar Environments

Thermal Management of ground based radars, space-based assets, and advanced propulsion systems; Waste Heat Recovery And Use Strategies; Heat pipe technology; Metal felt porous media as conformal wick structures for heat pipes; MEMS cooling technologies and micro-channel heat pipes.

Mechanical Engineering
PhD, Purdue University, Mechanical Engineering, 1997
MS, Johns Hopkins University, Applied Mathematics, 1992
BS, University of Maryland, Mechanical Engineering, 1984
mechanical engineering