Professor Noel Clemens has been selected to serve as Editor-in-Chief of “Experiments in Fluids”, a top engineering journal published by Springer based in Heidelberg, Germany. The journal focuses on experimental work, particularly on the application and development of state-of-the-art laser-based measurement techniques. He will share the position with Professor Cam Tropea of TU Darmstadt beginning January 1, 2009.

Noel has served on Cockrell School of Engineering faculty since 1993. His current work focuses on shock wave /boundary layer interactions, inlet unstart, high-speed flow control, acoustically-forced combustion and the structure of dissipative scales in turbulent reacting flows. He is Director of the Flowfield Imaging Laboratory and is associated with the Center for Aeromechanics Research.

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