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Faculty and Staff - Krish P. Thiagarajan, Ph.D


Alston D. and Ada Lee Correll Presidential Chair in Energy
& Professor

5711 Boardman Hall #229
University of Maine
Orono, Maine 04469-5711
Phone: (207) 581-2167
Fax: (207) 581-2379
Email: krish.thiagarajan@maine.edu

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Education:

  • PhD, Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1993
  • MSE, Mechanical Engineering
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1992
  • MSE, Naval Architecture & Marine Engineering
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1992
  • MEng., Ocean Engineering
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada, 1989
  • BTech., Naval Architecture
    Indian Institue of Technology, India, 1986

Research Interests:

  • Marine renewable energy
  • wave energy conversion
  • offshore wind energy systems
  • other energy conversion mechanism – tidal energy, OTEC
  • Hydrodynamics and dynamics of deep water offshore structures
  • Hydrodynamics of subsea and marine operations
  • Dynamic response of marine platforms and vessels to environment
  • Hydrodynamic model testing.
  • Computational fluid dynamics.

Teaching Interests:

Research students:

  • Michael Macnicoll, MS Civil Engineering (wave energy conversion)
  • Wei-ting Hsu, PhD Mechanical Engineering (offshore wind energy)
  • Matt Hall, PhD Mechanical Engineering
  • Domingos Freitas, PhD Mechanical Engineering
  • Javier Moreno, MS Mechanical Engineering
  • Razieh Zangeneh, PhD Mechanical Engineering
 


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