MMFD - News


August 2017: Congratulations to Thomas Hafner in MME and Elizabeth Spaulding in Math Department for receiving the 2017-2018 NASA NE Space Grant Fellowships.

August 2017: Welcome to Siamak Mirfendereski, who is joining the Park Research Group as a Ph.D. student this Fall! Siamak is coming from AmirKabir University of Technology, Iran, where he obtained an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering.

August 2017: Dr. Park attended the 2017 US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship (UKC 2017) in Washington DC, where he presented his research.

July 2017: Dr. Park attended the 54th Annual Technical Meeting of the Society of Engineering Science (SES) in Boston, MA, where he presented his research.

June 2017: Dr. Park, as a co-PI, has been awarded the University of Nebraska Collaboration Initiative Seed Grant on "Microscale Investigation of Mechanobiology of Atherosclerosis Using Novel Microfluidic Biochambers". PI is Dr. Sangin Ryu in MME and other co-PIs include Dr. Tim Wei in MME, and Dr. Yiannis S. Chatzizisis & Dr. Iraklis Pipinos at UNMC.

June 2017: Welcome to Thomas Hafner, who is joining the Park Research Group as a summer undergraduate research assistant this summer! Thomas is working on turbulent drag reduction via spanwise body force.

March 2017: The paper "Low-drag events in transitional wall-bounded turbulence" by Richard D. Whalley, Jae Sung Park, Anubhav Kushwaha, David J.C. Dennis, Michael D. Graham & Robert J. Poole appeared in Physical Review Fluids.

March 2017: Dr. Park and Dr. Ryu's group in MME participated the Lincoln Public Schools Science Fair at the Lancaster Event Center - link to Journal Star.

February 2017: The paper "Temporal and spatial intermittencies within channel flow turbulence near transition" by Anubhav Kushwaha, Jae Sung Park, and Michael D. Graham appeared in Physical Review Fluids.

January 2017: Dr. Jae Sung Park started working at UNL as an assistant professor.