Margaret Wooldridge

Margaret Wooldridge
Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Mechanical Engineering

Address

2436
GGB (George G. Brown Laboratory)

2350 Hayward 
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2125


Phone
(734) 936-0349

Degrees

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1995
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, 1991
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign, 1989

Research Interests

Combustion, fluid mechanics and thermodynamics including combustion synthesis; pollution mitigation; reburn and co-firing technologies; reaction kinetics; aerosol sampling and transport; optical diagnostics; gas dynamics.

Honors and Awards

Service Excellence Award, College of Engineering, University of Michigan, 2012
GM Technical Education Program (TEP) Outstanding Distance Learning Faculty Award, 2008
Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2008
Education Excellence Award , College of Engineering, University of Michigan, 2003-2004
Ralph R. Teetor Educator Award, Society of Automotive Engineers, 2001
Outstanding Achievement Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2000
Teaching Incentive Program Award, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 1999
ASME Pi Tau Sigma Gold Medal, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1999
Career Development Award, U-M, Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs, 1999
Collier Service Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1998
CAREER Award, National Science Foundation, 1998
Frank Walk Service Award, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 1997

Faculty Type

Tenured and Tenure-Track

Related News

Five ME faculty members received College of Engineering Awards in 2017. These recipients include Shorya Awtar, Margaret Wooldridge, Wei Lu, Michael Thouless, and Miki Banu

Five ME faculty members received College of Engineering Awards in 2016. These recipients include Xiaogan Liang, Bogdan Epureanu, Margaret Wooldridge, Steve Skerlos, and Stani Bohac

Could you live trash free for 2.5 years? It may sound impossible, but U-M Research Fellow and former student of ME Professor Margaret Wooldridge Darshan Karwat did just that.

Wooldridge's commentary on automakers' efforts to meet fuel-efficiency standards was featured on NPR's "All Things Considered"

Wooldridge is one of six 2013 recipients of the prestigious E.O. Lawrence Award, the agency’s highest award for mid-career scientists

The Fellow grade of membership recognizes and honors long-term members who have made a significant impact on society's mobility technology through leadership, research, and innovation