Michael Amitay

Professor and James L. Decker '45 Endowed Chair in Aerospace Engineering and Director, Center for Flow Physics and Control (CeFPaC).

About

Prof. Amitay's research interests are in developing active flow control techniques with applications in aeronautical/mechanical systems. He conducts state-of-the-art experiments to understand the flow phydics of 3-D flow fields and the interaction of flow control actuators with these flows.

Research

Primary Research Focus
Experimental fluid mechanics
Other Focus Areas

Active and passive Flow Control, Experimental Aerodynamics

Teaching

Fluid Dynamic Laboratory

Flight Mechanics

Aerodynamic Flow Control

Capstone: Air Vehicle Design

Office Hours

Wednesdays 2-4pm

Recognition

Awards & Honors

Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)

Publications

The following is a selection of recent publications in Scopus. Michael Amitay has 200 indexed publications in the subjects of Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Physics and Astronomy.

Anton Burtsev, Wei He, Kai Zhang, Vassilios Theofilis, Kunihiko Taira, Michael Amitay
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
, 944
, 2022
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Frank A. Tricouros, Michael Amitay, Tyler Van Buren
Journal of Fluid Mechanics
, 942
, 2022
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Nicholas Rathay, Michael Amitay
Physical Review Fluids
, 7
, 2022
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Tomás E.Rojas Carvajal, Tufan Kumar Guha, Michael Amitay
AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, AIAA SciTech Forum 2022
, 2022
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Jacob Neal, Michael Amitay
AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, AIAA SciTech Forum 2022
, 2022
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Jacob Neal, Shelby K.R. Hayostek, Jack Ottinger, Michael Amitay
AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, AIAA SciTech Forum 2022
, 2022
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Cooper Nelson, Tufan Kumar Guha, Michael Amitay
AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, AIAA SciTech Forum 2022
, 2022
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Shelby K.R. Hayostek, Michael Amitay
AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition, AIAA AVIATION Forum 2021
, 2021
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Tomás E.Rojas Carvajal, Tufan Kumar Guha, Michael Amitay
AIAA Aviation and Aeronautics Forum and Exposition, AIAA AVIATION Forum 2021
, 2021
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John Wylie, Di Zhao, Sandipan Mishra, Michael Amitay
AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum
, 2021
, pp.1-20
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