Sergey Gimelshein

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Adjunct Research Associate Professor of Astronautics

Education




Biography


1995 Ph.D., Applied Mathematics, Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Novosibirsk, Russia
1988 M.S., Applied Mathematics, Novosibirsk Institute of Electronic Technology

Research Summary


Computational fluid dynamics and hypersonic aerodynamics, spacecraft propulsion, laminar separated flows, plume flows, plume interactions and surface contamination, physics of molecular energy transfer, chemical reactions in gas phase and on the surface, and upper atmosphere radiation processes.

Awards


  • 2005 American Institute of Astronomy and Aeronautics AIAA Certificate of Merit for the outstanding paper (2005)
  • 2001 European Conference on Plasma Spectrochemistry Best Poster Award at 2001 European Conference on Plasma Spectrochemistry
  • 2001 American Institute of Astronomy and Aeronautics AIAA Certificate of Merit for the outstanding paper (2001)
Appointments

    Office
    • Robert Glen Rapp Engineering Research Building
    • 854 Downey Way, Los Angeles, CA 90089
    • USC Mail Code: 1191

    Contact Information
    • (213) 821-5817
    • gimelshe@usc.edu

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