HMC Expert: Erik Spjut

Aerosols, Engineering, Materials Processing, Optical Diagnostics, Process Control, Radiant Heat Transfer

Erik Spjut, PhD, professor of engineering and Union Oil Company Engineering Design Fellow, has extensive experience in radiative heat transfer, high-temperature heterogeneous kinetics, containerless processing of materials and non-contact temperature measurement. Spjut also researches process control and optimization, automatic test equipment, computerized data acquisition and processing, and digital audio processing and synthesis. He has published widely in all these areas, including two chapters in the CSound Book from MIT Press.

Spjut has led projects funded by the NSF, the Department of Energy, NASA and Southern California Edison. He has also consulted extensively for the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Space Systems/LORAL, Radiant Technology Corp. and Advanced Energy Dynamics.

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