In the News FPCL – ME JHU
FPCL work on predicting blood clot formation reported on by the Texas Advanced Computing Center:
Prof. Rajat Mittal’s work with USA Olympian Michael Phelps is featured in The New Yorker for the Rio 2016 Summer Olympics:
FPCL work on Augusta National’s 12th hole is featured on the Golf Digest:
Other media coverages include:
Imperial Valley News (Southern California)
Augusta Chronicle (Georgia)
What tiny mollusks in Antarctica can tell us about ocean acidification.
Computer simulations show tricky wind dynamics at play at Augusta National.
Our research may help golfers tame the sport’s ‘Scariest 155 Yards’.
Minuscule Marvels — Our research on spider crickets is featured on the JHU Engineering magazine.
Our research on aeromechanics of spider crickets is covered by more media:
Reuters: Analysis of crickets’ jumps could lead to new, tiny robots
The Baltimore Sun: Study of spider crickets a leap into aerodynamics
Anirban Ghosh (MS ’15) wins 3rd prize among the MS students category
at 2015 ASME IMECE for his paper:
Coupled Fluid-Chemical Computational Modeling of Anticoagulation
Therapies in a Stented Artery, Paper # IMECE2015-52638.
Parastou Eslami received second place in the Hopkins Imaging Conference Poster Contest. Congratulations!
The New York Times covered our research on spider crickets: Crickets and Their Spectacular Dancelike Leaps
Research on aeromechanics of spider crickets is covered by the following media:
Chao Zhang successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled “Mechanisms for Aerodynamic Force Generation and Flight Stability for Insects”. Congratulations, Dr. Zhang!
Vijay Vedula successfully defended his PhD dissertation entitled “Image Based Computational Modeling of Intracardiac Flows”. Congratulations, Dr. Vedula!
Prof. Mittal’s Trip to Antarctica – Chasing Pteropods in Antarctica: Five weeks at Palmer Station
Tiras Lin ’13 wins second place for Best Undergraduate Student Presentation at the AIAA Region I Young Professional, Student, and Education Conference 2011 for his presentation titled, “Understanding the Role of Moment-of-Inertia Variation in Insect Flight Maneuvers”
Tiras Lin ’13 wins third place in the Undergraduate Presentation competition at the AIAA Region 1 Young Professional Student and Education Conference for his presentation titled “Study of Insect Flight Dynamics using High-Speed Videgrammetry”
Febrary , 2010
August 1, Popular Science —- How It Works: The Dolphin Kick
August 13, National Public Radio—-Dolphin Kick Gives Swimmers Edge
August 13, National Public Radio—-The Science Behind Swimmers Dolphin Kick
August 15, The Times of India—-Indian scientist explains Phelps phenomenon
August 19, Popular Mechanics—-After 8 Golds for Phelps, 8 Big Questions on Beijing’s Super Pool
The paper, “Locomotion with flexible propulsors: Experimental Analysis of Pectoral Fin Swimming in Sunfish” by G V Lauder, P G A Madden, R Mittal, H Dong And M Bozkurttas, was chosen on the cover of “BIOINSPIRATION AND BIOMIMICS ” Vol. 1, Number 4, 2006.