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Gregory Selby

  • Gregory Selby
  • Professor
  • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • 238j Kaufman Hall
  • Norfolk, VA 23529
  • 757-683-3735
  • gselby@odu.edu
  • Education

    Old Dominion University, 1990
    Major: Psychology
    Degree: B.S.
    University of Delaware, 1982
    Major: Mechanical and Aerospace Eng., Thermo/Fluids
    Degree: Ph. D.
    University of Delaware, 1979
    Major: Mechanical& Aerospace Engineering
    Degree: M.S.
    University of Virginia, 1971
    Major: Aerospace Engineering with High Distinction
    Degree: B.S.
  • CHROME Service Award, CHROME
  • CHROME Volunteer of the Year Award, CHROME
  • NASA Equal Opportunity Award, NASA Wallops Flight Center
  • NASA Group Achievement Award, Nike-Orion Sounding Rocket Project Team, NASA Wallops Flight Center
  • NASA Group Achievement Award, Orion Sounding Rocket Project Team, NASA Wallops Flight Center
  • ODU Alumni Faculty Mentor Award, Old Dominion University
  • ODU Minority Student Services Office Faculty Service Award
  • ODU Minority Student Services Office Faculty Service Award, Old Dominion University
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) Outstanding Faculty Award
  • Virginia Society of Professional Engineers 1997 Pletta Award as Virginia Engineering Educator of the Year
  • Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Research

    Graduate Fellows for Excellence in Engineering and Mathematics Education in K-12 Schools
    Sponsoring Organization: National Science Foundation
    Date: March 1, 2009 - February 28, 2014
    Awarding Organization: Federal
    Investigators:Steckroth, J. J.; Baysal, O.; Myran, S.; Lawrence, R. W.; Selby, G. V.; Vahala, L. L.; Robertson, J.; Blackburn, D.
    Thermal Analysis of High-Altitude Balloons
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
    Date: March, 1997 - December, 1998
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    PREP-STEP
    Sponsoring Organization: SCHEV
    Date: June, 1997 - July, 1997
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Verma, A.; Vahala, L.; Cooke, C.
    the Development of a Golf Aid
    Sponsoring Organization: Mr. Preston Wood, Inventor
    Date: March, 1997 - June, 1997
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    Simulation of Freeze-Drying Experiments
    Sponsoring Organization: Glaxo Research Institute
    Date: January, 1997 - June, 1997
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    Computational and Experimental Parametric Study of Transition at High Mach Numbers
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: May, 1993 - April, 1996
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    Flow Stability Experiments
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: August, 1993 - July, 1994
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Amer, T.
    advanced propulsion Ñ system integration for transport aircraft at subsonic speeds
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: June, 1991 - December, 1993
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Troeger, L.
    rotating-disk flow
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: June, 1990 - May, 1993
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Blanchard, A.
    LV Data acquisition and analysis for the LARC 1422 Subsonic Tunnel
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: October, 1991 - September, 1992
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    large-eddy breakup devices at high Reynolds numbers and multi-element hot-film arrays
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: April, 1991 - March, 1992
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    marine antenna reception and wind strength characteristics
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Center for Innovative Technology and Priest Electronics, Inc.
    Date: December, 1990 - April, 1991
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Harrington, R.
    vortex generator jets for flow separation control
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: January, 1990 - December, 1990
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    turbulent separated flows
    Sponsoring Organization: NSF
    Date: July, 1986 - December, 1990
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    tribological phenomena associated with the application of an adhesive coating to a thin film
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia Center for Innovative Technology and Intertape Systems, Inc.
    Date: June, 1990 - September, 1990
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    Minorities
    Sponsoring Organization: NSF
    Date: September, 1989 - June, 1990
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Becher, J.; Kernell, R.
    Minorities
    Sponsoring Organization: NSF
    Date: January, 1989 - June, 1989
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.; Becher, J.; Sanchez-Hucles, J.
    pre-engineering program
    Sponsoring Organization: Southern Region Education Board (SREB)
    Date: September, 1983 - May, 1988
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    minority engineering program
    Sponsoring Organization: Virginia State Council of Higher Education (SCHEV)
    Date: August, 1985 - May, 1986
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.
    true airspeed sensor geometries
    Sponsoring Organization: NASA Langley Research Center
    Date: September, 1984 - December, 1984
    Investigators:Selby, G. V.