Jack Mattingly, Ph.D.

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Professor Emeritus

Teaching and Research Interests

Dr. Mattingly currently teaches numerous offering to the Air Force, Navy, and NASA of two courses in the analysis and design of gas turbine engines for aircraft: 1. Cycle Analysis of Gas Turbine Engines – a one week professional workshop based on his best selling “Elements of Propulsion: Gas Turbines and Rockets” textbook and  2. Aircraft Engine Systems Design – a two week professional workshop based on his award winning “Aircraft Engine Design” textbook.  He is in the process of writing a new editions of both textbooks and updating his suite of software that supports both textbooks. He is a consultant and an expert witness in aeropropulsion.

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Dr. Mattingly received a BSME and MSME from the University of Notre Dame and a Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the University of Washington. His doctoral dissertation focused on mixing of co-annular jets with swirl as applied to gas turbine engines.