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Michael Modest

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Affiliation(s):

  • Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

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Education

Publications

Research Projects

  • October 2007 - September 2010, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2010, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2010, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2010, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • January 2007 - January 2010, "Coupled Nonequilibrium Flow, Energy and Radiation Transport of Hypersonic Planetary Entry," (Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration).
  • January 2007 - July 2010, "Coupled Nonequilibrium Flow, Energy and Radiation Transport of Hypersonic Planetary Entry," (Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration).
  • June 2009 - July 2009, "Coupon Measurements," (Sponsor: Pratt & Whitney).
  • December 2006 - November 2009, "LES Modeling of Spectral Multiphase Radiation and Turbulence/Chemistry/Radiation Interactions in Reacting Turbulent Flow," (Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration).
  • December 2006 - November 2009, "LES Modeling of Spectral Multiphase Radiation and Turbulence/Chemistry/Radiation Interactions in Reacting Turbulent Flow," (Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration).
  • October 2007 - September 2009, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2009, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2009, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2009, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2009, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2009, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • December 2006 - November 2009, "LES Modeling of Spectral Multiphase Radiation and Turbulence/Chemistry/Radiation Interactions in Reacting Turbulent Flow," (Sponsor: National Aeronautics and Space Administration).
  • October 2007 - September 2008, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • October 2007 - September 2008, "One Constellation University Institutes Project (CUIP)," (Sponsor: University of Maryland).
  • September 2001 - August 2007, "ITR: Scalable Portable Algorithms for Thermal Radiation/Turbulence/Chemistry Interactions," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • June 2004 - April 2006, "Laser Characterization," (Sponsor: U.S. Department of the Navy).
  • September 2001 - August 2006, "ITR: Scalable Portable Algorithms for Thermal Radiation/Turbulence/Chemistry Interactions," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • September 2002 - August 2005, "ITR: Scalable Portable Algorithms for Thermal Radiation/Turbulence/Chemistry Interactions," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).
  • September 2002 - August 2004, "ITR: Scalable Portable Algorithms for Thermal Radiation/Turbulence/Chemistry Interactions," (Sponsor: National Science Foundation).

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About

The Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering at Penn State is one of the nation’s largest and most successful engineering departments. We serve more than 1,000 undergraduate students and more than 330 graduate students

We offer B.S. degrees in mechanical engineering and nuclear engineering as well as resident (M.S., Ph.D.) and online (M.S., M.Eng.) graduate degrees in nuclear engineering and mechanical engineering. MNE's strength is in offering hands-on experience in highly relevant research areas, such as energy, homeland security, biomedical devices, and transportation systems.

Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering

137 Reber Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802-4400

Phone: 814-865-2519