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Arthur Taylor

  • Arthur Taylor
  • Professor
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • 1325 Engr and Comp Sci Bldg
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3739
  • ataylor@odu.edu
  • Education

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1989
    Major: Mechanical Eng., Thermo/Fluids
    Degree: Ph. D.
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, 1986
    Major: Mechanical Engineering
    Degree: M.S.
    Old Dominion University, 1985
    Major: Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics
    Degree: B.S.
    Washington & Lee University, 1976
    Major: Natural Science with emphasis in Chemistry
    Degree: B.S.
  • Eagle Scout
  • EIT
  • Gordon C. Oates Air Breathing Propulsion Award, AIAA/SAE/ASME/ASEE 23rd Joint Propulsion Conference
  • Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
  • Kovner Scholarship, Old Dominion University
  • Master's Degree Research Award, Virginia Tech Chapter of Sigma XI, The Scientific Research Society
  • Most Inspirational Faculty Award, College of Engineering, Old Dominion University
  • Pi Tau Sigma
  • scholarship for academic achievement, Engineer's Club of Hampton Roads of Norfolk
  • Summer Faculty Fellow of ASEE-NASA, NASA-Lewis Research Center
  • Tau Beta Pi
  • 1986: NASA graduate student research fellowship
  • 1985: Pratt Fellowships, Virginia Tech.
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Advanced Applications of ADIFOR 3.0 for Efficient Calculation of First- and Second-Order CFD Sensitivity Derivatives
    Sponsoring Organization: ODURF-01145
    Date: January 1, 2001 - September 30, 2002
    Investigators:Taylor, A.
    Aerodynamic Sensitivity Analysis and Design Optimization on Parallel Computers Using Automatic Differentiations
    Sponsoring Organization: Boeing Aircraft/Eagle Aeronautics
    Date: January, 1998 - June, 1998
    Investigators:Taylor, A.
    Multidisciplinary Design Optimization for Fluid/Structure Interaction
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Graduate Student Researchers Program
    Date: July 1, 1994 - June 30, 1997
    Investigators:Taylor, A.; Newman, J.
    Methodology For Sensitivity Analysis, Approximate Analysis, and Design Optimization in CFD For Multidisciplinary Applications
    Sponsoring Organization: ODURF-114114, NAG-1-1265
    Date: April 15, 1991 - December 31, 1995
    Investigators:Taylor, A.; Hou, G.
    Automatic Differentiation of Advanced Flow-Analysis Codes in Incremental Form for Multidiscplinary Applications
    Sponsoring Organization: ODURF-198077; NASI-19858, Task No. 77
    Date: May 1, 1995 - September 30, 1995
    Investigators:Taylor, A.
    Methodology for Sensitivity Analysis, Approximate Analysis, and Design Optimization in CFD
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley
    Date: June 1, 1991 - April 14, 1995
    Investigators:Hou, G. J.; Taylor, A.