Recent Research Highlights
Space Grant Consortium
funds us to create
Iowa Space Grant Consortium (ISGC)
Base Program for Aircraft Icing Studies.
New concept to improve power
production of wind turbines!
Aerospace professor Hui Hu awarded new base
program for Iowa Space Grant Consortium!
01/20/2014: Our research on aircraft icing and wind
is highlighted at
the headline news of
Iowa State University!
invited to give an invited Plenary lecture on
International Symposium on Flow Visualization
to be held on June 24-28, 2014 at Okinawa
Convention Center, Okinawa, Japan.
Mr. Andrew Bodling (BS, UTSA) joined our
group as a PhD student. Welcome Andrew!
Rye Waldman (PhD, Brown) joined our group as a postdoctoral reserach
associate. Welcome Rye!
Wenwu is selected to receive prestigious
Alexander Lippisch Memorial Scholarship! Congratulations, Wenwu!
card for 2014 New Year!
Fellowships are available to provide
"International Research Experience for Graduate and Undergraduate Students"
Aerodynamics and Bio-Inspired Engineering
Shanghai JiaoTong University in Shanghai,
China in 2014 summer.
Our research on film cooling of gas turbine
blades is highlighted on the
of Iowa State University!
Dr. Yan Zhang was recommended to
receive 2013 Research Excellence Award, Congratulations!
Yan Zhang defended his PhD thesis
successfully. Congratulations, Dr. Zhang!
The poster of our research paper, entitled "An
Experimental Investigation on the Wake Interferences Among Multiple Wind
Turbines over Complex Terrains” , has been selected to receive
the Best Poster Award
of 2013 Iowa Wind Energy Association (IWEA) Conference held in Des
Moines, March 25~27, 2013!
Our research paper, entitled "Development
of Digital Image Projection Techniques to Quantify Surface Film/Rivulet
Flows” (AIAA Paper 2012-3014)” , has been selected to receive
2013 AIAA Best Paper
Call for Paper of
International Retreat on Vortex Dynamics and Vorticity Aerodynamics"
to be held on
15-17 August, 2013, at Shanghai, China.
An interview to Dr. Zifeng Yang, a former PhD
student and post-doc of our laboratory and now Assistant Professor at Wright
State University, about his study experience at Iowa State University