Xiaowen Wang currently works as a Staff Research Associate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at UCLA, Los Angeles, Calif, USA. He holds a Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from UCLA, and an M.S. degree in fluid mechanics and a B.S. degree in theoretical and applied mechanics from University of Science and Technology of China, Hefei, China. Dr. Wang is a Senior Member of AIAA and a Member of the AIAA Thermophysics Technical Committee. His main research interests include high-order numerical methods and computational fluid dynamics on hypersonic boundary-layer receptivity and stability, stabilization of hypersonic boundary layers by using porous coating, and hypersonic non-equilibrium flow.
Biography Updated on 31 January 2013