Ph.D. Northwestern University. Applied Mathematics and Engineering Sciences. 1982.
M.S. Purdue University. Mechanical Engineering. 1977.
B.S. Purdue University. Mechanical Engineering with Cooperative Industrial Exp. 1974.
Fluid mechanics including waves, computation, stability, asymptotics; steep and breaking waves; spectral method development; mechanics of fish swimming; saliva rheology and swallowing physics,fluid mechanics of industrial processes including laser and arc welding, coating and mixing, and tribology.