Rida Farouki

Portrait of Rida Farouki

Position Title
Chair, CAP


Bio
 

Education:

  • BA, Engineering Science, Oxford University, 1978
  • MS, Astronomy and Space Sciences, Cornell University, 1981
  • MA (Honorary), Engineering Science, Oxford University, 1982
  • PhD, Astronomy and Space Sciences, Cornell University, 1983

Experience:

  • 1983-1986 : Research Scientist, GE Corporate Research and Development, Schenectady NY
  • 1986-1994 : Research Staff Member, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights NY
  • 1994-1998 : Professor, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, University of Michigan
  • 1998-2016 : Professor, Dept. of Mechanical and Aeronautical Engineering, University of California, Davis
  • 2001-2005 : Chair, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Davis
  • 2016-present : Distinguished Professor, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Davis