Dr. Jeffrey S. Marshall appointed as new director of School of Engineering
Release Date: 05-02-2006
Author: CEMS Communications
The College of Engineering and Mathematical Sciences (CEMS) is pleased to announce that Dr. Jeffrey S. Marshall has been appointed Director of the School of Engineering. He holds B.S. and M.S. degrees from UCLA and a Ph.D. from UC-Berkeley, all in mechanical engineering.
Dr. Marshall has been a visiting professor at the Institut de Mechanique des Fluides de Toulouse in France and is presently professor and chair of the mechanical engineering department at the University of Iowa.
Dr. Marshall's research interests are in the general field of fluid dynamics with particular focus in the area of vortices. He has over 50 refereed journal articles, has supervised nearly 20 graduate theses and has authored a textbook, Inviscid Incompressible Flow, published by John Wiley and Sons. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers and Associate Editor of the Journal of Fluids Engineering.
Professor Marshall will begin his duties in the Fall of 2006.