Joannes Westerink

Professor Johannes Westerink

Joseph and Nona Ahearn Professor in Computational Science and Engineering; Henry J. Massman Department Chair, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences

Contact

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Phone

574-631-6475

Office

156A Fitzpatrick Hall of Engineering

Areas of Interest

  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Finite element methods
  • Modeling of circulation and transport in coastal seas and oceans
  • Tidal hydrodynamics
  • Hurricane storm surge prediction
  • Geophysical turbulence modeling
  • Environmental fluid mechanics

Professor Westerink also holds concurrent faculty titles in the Departments of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering and Earth Sciences and Computer Science and Engineering.

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Education

Ph.D, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1984
M.S., Civil Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1981
B.S., Civil Engineering, State University of New York at Buffalo, 1979