Karen Ashby Flack, Associate Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
United States Naval Academy
Teaching Interests: Fluid Mechanics Research Interests: Turbulent Boundary Layers
Thermodynamics Evaporative Convection
Heat Transfer Aerodynamics
B.S. Mechanical Engineering Rice University
M.S. Mechanical Engineering University of California Berkeley
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering Stanford University
Recent Journal Publications:
Flack, K.A., Saylor, J.R., Smith, G.B., Near Surface Turbulence for Evaporative Convection, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 13. Nov. 2001.
Saylor, J.R., Flack, K.A., Smith, G.B., Schultz, M.P., The Correlation Between Surface Temperature and Subsurface Velocity during Evaporative Convection, Experiments in Fluids, Vol. 32, 2002.
Schultz, M.P., Flack, K.A., Experimental Investigation of Lift Modification on Double Delta Wings using Fillets, AIAA Journal of Aircraft, Vol. 39, No. 2, 2002.