Expert in Oil and gas compressors, Turbomachinery Aerodynamics, Turbocharger Design, and Aviation Engine and Design
Expert ID: 732493 Pennsylvania, USA
He is an ASME Fellow.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania - Youngstown, Ohio - Canton, Ohio
|Year: 2000||Degree: PHD||Subject: Turbomachinery||Institution: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee|
|Years: 2011 to 2013||Employer:||Title: Senior Staff Engineer||Department: Aerodynamics||Responsibilities: He was a senior staff engineer in turbine aerodynamic design. Expert improved GE new engine designs by using the unsteady aerodynamics and proposed aero-mechanical analyses for flutter.|
|Years: 2010 to 2011||Employer: Honeywell Turbo Technologies||Title: Chief Engineer||Department:||Responsibilities: Expert oversaw and proposed new technology developments for compressors, turbines and other turbo components. He provided the technology directions and trends for aerodynamics.|
|Years: 2007 to 2010||Employer: Honeywell Turbo Technologies||Title: Aerodynamics Manager||Department:||Responsibilities: He managed a global aerodynamic team, trained and led global support teams, and performed compressors and turbine design and qualifications.|
|Years: 2003 to 2007||Employer: Ingersoll-Rand Company||Title: Principal Engineer||Department:||Responsibilities: Expert led aerodynamic design to produce best performance compressors. From 2003-2004 he also served as Engineer 5, where he helped the company build a core aerodynamic team and end third-party outsourcing.|
|Years: 2001 to 2003||Employer: Siemens Westinghouse Power Corporation||Title: Senior Engineer||Department:||Responsibilities: He performed aerodynamic design and research in gas turbine compressor; led engine test bed design and instrumentation activities; and was responsible for design codes development and validations.|
|Years: 2000 to 2001||Employer: GE Power Systems||Title: Development Engineer||Department:||Responsibilities: Expert conducted aerodynamic research and development of turbomachinery as well as aerodynamic flow path design and nozzle and blade design/analysis.|
|Licenses / Certifications|
|Six Sigma Green Belt, GE, 2000
Six Sigma Plus Green Belt, Honeywell, 2008.
Leadership training/senior leadership training, 2009.
Program manager training, 2013.
Project management training, 2014.
GE aviation expert, 2012
|Guest Editor (2011-2012), International Journal of Rotating Machinery.|
|Awards / Recognition|
Best paper award, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
All Power Award, GE Power Systems
Gold Award of Graduate of Last Decade, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
President’s award, Ingersoll Rand Company
ASME Power Division BEST PAPER AWARD
Retentional award, Honeywell
Invited for distinguished Lecture in Univ. Of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Chairman’s leadership reward for new product development team
|Publications and Patents Summary|
|Expert has 32 refereed journal publications, 5 patents and 43 conference papers.|
Fields of Expertise
turbocharger, aerodynamics, turbomachinery flow, finite difference analysis, turbocharging, turbo-propeller engine, turbofan, high-pressure compressor, air compressor, centrifugal compressor, axial fan, axial-flow compressor, axial-flow turbine, wheel failure, compression failure, aircraft engine failure analysis, acoustic noise, failure analysis