HMEI-STEP Fellows: Awarded Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

  • Brunner, Claudia

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

    HMEI-STEP Topic

    Offshore Wind Energy in the United States — From Burgeoning Technology to Competitive Market Force?

    HMEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Alex Glaser

    Thesis Topic

    Unsteady Airfoil Aerodynamics with Applications to Vertical Axis Wind Turbines

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Marcus Hultmark

  • Powis, Tasman

    Perkins Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

    HMEI-STEP Topic

    Paving the Way for the Safe Commercialization and Peaceful Use of Nuclear Power in Outer Space

    HMEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Frank von Hippel

    Thesis Topic

    Enabling Future High-Performance Electric Propulsion

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Igor Kaganovich, Mikhail Shneider

  • Turnbull, David

    Ford Fellow
    DEPARTMENT

    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

    HMEI-STEP Topic

    Nuclear-weapon proliferation risks associated with fusion-fission hybrids

    HMEI-STEP Adviser(s)

    Alexander Glaser

    Thesis Topic

    Ultra-intense laser amplification via raman backscattering - a potential fast ignitor for inertial fusion energy.

    Thesis Adviser(s)

    Szymon Suckewer