Named AIAA Fellow
The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) has
named Thomas J. Mueller, the Roth-Gibson Professor of Aerospace and
Mechanical Engineering, a Fellow in Aerospace Sciences.
Mueller is a leading researcher in the complex flow phenomena present
at low Reynolds numbers and is well known by the aeroacoustics community
as an exceptional experimentalist who has made significant contributions
to his field.
The author and co-author of several books and numerous journal articles,
Mueller also served as director of engineering research and graduate
studies from 1985 to 1989 and as chair of the Department of Aerospace
and Mechanical Engineering from 1988 to 1996. He joined the University
He is the fourth member of the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical
Engineering to receive this honor: Viola D. Hank Professor Hafiz
M. Atassi, Professor Robert C.
Nelson, and Professor Eric J. Jumper also hold the title of AIAA Fellow.
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