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Kianoosh Yousefi

Kianoosh Yousefi

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800 West Campbell Rd.
Mailstop: RL10
Richardson, TX 75080-3021

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Assistant Professor

Expreience

Associate Research Scientist, Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Columbia University, New York, NY, 2021‒2022.

Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Marine Science and Policy, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA, 2020‒2021.

Education

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA, 2020

M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Mashhad, Iran, 2013

B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Islamic Azad University, Mashhad, Iran, 2009

Research Interests

Fluid dynamics, turbulence, turbulent boundary layer flows, air-sea interactions, free surface processes, surface gravity waves.

Five Most Recent Journal Publications, Book Chapters, and Books

  • Yousefi, K., Veron, F. & Buckley, M. P. 2021 Turbulent and wave kinetic energy budgets in the airflow over wind-generated surface waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 920, A33.
  • Buckley, M. P., Veron, F. & Yousefi, K. 2020 Surface viscous stress over wind-driven waves with intermittent airflow separation. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 905, A31.
  • Yousefi, K., Veron, F. & Buckley, M. P. 2020 Momentum flux measurements in the airflow over wind-generated surface waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 895, A15.
  • Yousefi, K. & Veron, F. 2020 Boundary layer formulations in orthogonal curvilinear coordinates for flow over wind-generated surface waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 888, A11.
  • Yousefi, K., Veron, F. & Buckley, M. P. 2020 Measurements of airside shear- and wave-induced viscous stresses over strongly forced wind waves. In Recent Advances in the Study of Oceanic Whitecaps (ed. P. Vlahos & E. C. Monahan), chap. 6, pp. 77-94. Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

Major Honors and Awards

  • Computing Innovation Fellowship, National Science Foundation (NSF), Sub-awarded through the Computing Research Association (CRA), 2021‒2023.
  • Professional Development Award, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA, 2020.
  • Summer Doctoral Fellowship, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, USA, 2019.
  • Travel Grant for Early Career Scientist Workshops, Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI), Washington, DC, USA, 2018‒2019.