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Kareem Ahmed

  • Kareem Ahmed
  • Professor
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • 1323 Engr and Comp Sci Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-6818
  • k1ahmed@odu.edu
  • Education

    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 2009
    Major: Mechanical Engineering
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, 2006
    Major: Mechanical Engineering
    Degree: M.S.
    The State University of New York at Alfred, 2004
    Major: Mechanical Engineering Tech.
    Degree: B.S.
  • Research Interests

    The research interests are in the area of propulsion and energy focusing on multi-phase turbulent reacting flows, combustion dynamics, supersonic compressible flows, fluid mechanics, flow control, flame-fluidic interaction, vortex dynamics, hydrodynamic instabilities, experimental methods and advance laser diagnostics.
  • Expertise

    Aerospace Engineering
    Propulsion, Aerodynamics, Combustion
    Mechanical Engineering
    Energy, Fluid Mechanics, Fluidic-Flow/Structure Interaction
  • 2014: Summer Research Faculty Award, The Office of Research at Old Dominion University
  • 2012: Innovator Award, Florida State University Office of Research
  • 2011: Appreciation Award, Pratt & Whitney Military Engines
  • 2011: Innovator Recognition & Honoring , Florida State University Office of Research
  • 2008: 1st place Poster Award , School of Engineering and Applied Science
  • 2008: 1st place Poster Award, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department
  • Intellectual Property

    Focusing Systems and Methods for Flow Visualization
    Patent/Copyright: Patent
    Type: Provisional
    Patent Nationality: United States
    Inventors:
    Ahmed, K.
    Shear Stress Sensor
    Patent/Copyright: Patent
    Type: Provisional
    Patent Nationality: United States
    Inventors:
    Hughes, C.
    Qian, S.
    Ahmed, K.