Researcher receives Young Investigator Award for wind tunnel research

Dr. Lian Duan (right), assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, works with Chao Zhang, a Ph.D. candidate in aerospace engineering.

Dr. Lian Duan (right), assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering, works with Chao Zhang, a Ph.D. candidate in aerospace engineering.

Dr. Lian Duan, assistant professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at Missouri University of Science and Technology, has received a Young Investigator Award from the Air Force Office of Scientific Research to support his research on how noise affects wind tunnel testing of boundary-layer transition for high-speed, hypersonic flight. [Read more…]