Dr. Jay I. Frankel

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Department Head, R. Myers Endowed Professor

Ph.D., Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1986

Tel: (575) 646-2335

Email: jfrankel@nmsu.edu

Office: Jett Hall, Room 104

Research Interests:

Heat Transfer in Hypersonics, Slug Calorimentry and Thin-Film Gauges, Inverse Heat Transfer Problems, Thermal Measurements, Calibration Mathematics, Uncertainty Analysis, Sensitivity Analysis, Parameter Estimation, Applied Mathematics, Vibrations

Memberships and Services:

  • AIAA Thermophysics Technical Committee (2018-2021)
  • AIAA Special Awards, AIAA TN (May 2018): For “recognizing your work in engineering analysis and the development of CIEM”
  • AIAA Technical Chair Thermophysics Conference, AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting (ASM)- Nashville, TN January 2012.
  • AIAA Thermophysics Technical Committee (2009-2012)
  • AIAA TC-Thermophysics Liaison to TC-Ground Testing (2009-2012)
  • Guest Professor, Ocean University of China, Qingdao, China (2009-2012)
  • AIAA General H.H. Arnold Award, AIAA TN (2010): General H. H. Arnold Award is granted for outstanding contributions in the advancement of thermal analysis in harsh rocket environments and high speed propulsion systems.
  • Distinguished Visiting Scientist and Faculty, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) (July 07–Jan 08)
  • AIAA Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (2005)
  • AIAA Thermophysics Technical Committee (2003-2006)
  • AIAA Thermophysics Technical Committee (2000-2003)
  • Fellow, Computational Mechanics, Wessex Institute of Technology, Southampton, UK (2000)

Journal and Proposal Reviewer:

  • Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics
  • AlAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer
  • Journal of Engineering Mathematics
  • ASME Journal of Heat Transfer
  • ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering
  • Numerical Heat Transfer
  • International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
  • International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids
  • International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer
  • Applied Mathematics and Computation
  • Canadian Journal of Physics
  • Journal of Physics A: Mathematical and Theoretical
  • Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics
  • Physica A
  • Applied Scientific Research
  • Ain Shams Engineering Journal
  • Inverse Problems in Science and Engineering
  • Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements
  • International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow
  • Aerospace Science and Technology
  • Korean Mathematical Society
  • Korean Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics
  • Acta Mechanica
  • Acta Astronauntica
  • Inverse Problems
  • Journal of Thermophysics
  • International Journal of Thermal Sciences
  • Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer
  • Heat Transfer Engineering (an international journal)
  • Experiments in Fluids
  • Mathematical Modelling and Analysis (Baltics)
  • Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
  • Advances in Engineering Software
  • Chemical Engineering Communications
  • Smart Materials and Structures
  • Sensors
  • ASTM Books-Institute of Physics (Book chapter reviews)
  • National Science Foundation
  • Department of Energy
  • City University of Hong Kong
  • The National Academies
  • Czech Science Foundation

Intellectual Property:

  • Frankel, J.I., Keyhani, M., Arimilli, R.V., and J. Wu “Rate-based sensors for advance real-time analysis and diagnostics”, U.S. Patent No. 7539587, May 26, 2009.