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Dr. McKeon’s work focuses on experimental manipulation of wall-bounded flows for improved flow characteristics, such as reduction of drag, noise and structural loading or expansion of vehicle performance envelopes. Please follow the research link for more details.


1/8/2016 CONGRATULATIONS to Dr. Subrahmanyam Duvvuri for successfully defending his thesis.
1/1/2016 Prof. McKeon has been appointed to the Editorial Committee of the Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics.
10/3/2015 Prof. McKeon was featured on Radio Eireann.
8/24/2015 CONGRATULAIONS to Dr. Reeve Dunne for successfully defending his thesis.
8/1/2015 Prof. McKeon became an Editor-in-Chief of Experimental and Thermal Fluid Science.
10/27/2015 David Huynh received the Shirley Thomas Scholarship from the Aerospace Historical Society during the 31st Annual International von Karman Wings Award dinner.  The scholarship is awarded annually to a student in aerospace engineering or a related science that shows promise for continued future contributions to the field. Congratulations, David!
The sustainability implications of our work on turbulent drag reduction were featured in a Thomson Reuters documentary on the Resnick Institute.
Prof. McKeon has been appointed to the Editorial Advisory Board of the AIAA Journal.
8/04/2015 Prof. McKeon was the first guest in new feature on Amy Poehler's Smart Girls, Experimenting with Megan Amram
6/16/2014 Can you spot Prof. McKeon's cameo appearance in the new AIAA promotional video?
12/09/2013 Prof. McKeon has been appointed to the Editorial Advisory Board of Physics of Fluids and will serve as an Associate Editor, effective January 1st 2014.
11/05/2013 Prof. McKeon was elected as an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronauticss and Astronautics (AIAA).
11/01/2013 The work of the McKeon group was featured in an article in Engenious.
10/01/2013 Dr. McKeon's work with Dr. Ati Sharma was featured in a Focus on Fluids article in the Journal of Fluid Mechanics written by Prof. Joe Klewicki of the Universities of New Hampshire and Melbourne.
09/03/2013 Dr. McKeon presented an invited talk, entitled "A systems approach to wall turbulence", at the 14th European Turbulence Conference (ETC-14) in Lyon, France.
7/19/2013 Prof. McKeon joined the Editorial Advisory Board of Experiments in Fluids.
06/18/13 Dr. McKeon presented an invited talk, entitled "Morphing surfaces for flow control", at the 8th World Congress on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics in Lisbon, Portugal
06/13/13 Congratulations to our award winners! Ian Jacobi received the Richard B. Chapman Memorial Award in hydrodynamics, http://eas.caltech.edu/news/568, and shared the Donald Coles Prize. Subbu Duvvuri shared the Charles Babcock Memorial Award.

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