David Dowling

David Dowling
Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Address

2019 AL (W.E. Lay Auto Lab)
1231 Beal
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2133
Phone
(734) 936-0423

Degrees

Ph.D., Aeronautics, California Institute of Technology, 1988
M.S., Aeronautics, California Institute of Technology, 1983
B.S., Applied Physics, California Institute of Technology, 1982

Research Interests

Fluid mechanics and acoustics; turbulence and turbulent mixing; fluid-structure interaction, free-surface flows; liquid polymer flow.

Honors and Awards

Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2010
Education Excellence Award, University of Michigan College of Engineering, 2009
2007 Student Council Mentoring Award, Acoustical Society of America, 2007
Gold Medal, Men's 40-44 200-yd Butterfly, MI Masters Swimming Championships, April 2005
Silver Medal, Men's 40-44 500-yd Freestyle, MI Masters Swimming Championships, April 2005
Bronze Medal, Men's 40-44 200-yd Butterfly, MI Masters Swimming Championships, March 2004
Fellow, Acoustical Society of America, 2002
Outstanding Achievement Award (AY 2000 - 2001 $1500), Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2000-2001
Fellowship ($2000 stipend), A.R.C.S., 1983-1984
Fellowship ($7500 for tuition & $5000 stipend), W.F. Marlar Memorial, 1982-1983

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

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