John Evans
Assistant Professor • Jack Rominger Faculty Fellow
Center for Aerospace Structures (CAS)

Office location: ECAE 159

Focus Area

Fluid Dynamics

Education

PhD, Computational and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin, 2011
MS, Computational and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas at Austin, 2008
MS, Applied Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2006
BS, Mathematics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 2006

Professional Experience

2013 - Present, Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder
2013 - 2013, Visiting Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder
2012 - 2013, Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Computational Engineering and Sciences, The University of Texas at Austin

Awards (selected)

2017, Clarivate Analytics Highly Cited Researcher (Among Top 1% Worldwide in Computer Science Citations)
2017 - Present, Rossinger Faculty Fellowship, College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado Boulder
2016, Thomson Reuters Highly Cited Researcher (Among Top 1% Worldwide in Computer Science Citations) 
2016, United States Junior Oberwolfach Fellow
2015, Senior Member, American Institute for Aeronautics and Astronautics
2012 - 2013, ICES Postdoctoral Fellowship, The University of Texas at Austin
2006 - 2010, DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship

Research Interests

Computational mechanics with an emphasis on fluid dynamics, fluid-structure interaction, and turbulence modeling and simulation.  Specialization in high-order and structure-preserving methods.