Michael Allshouse

Assistant Professor,  Mechanical and Industrial Engineering

Contact

Office

  • 201 SN
  • 617.373.2138

Research Focus

Nonlinear dynamics, geophysical fluid dynamics, computational fluid mechanics, disaster response, experimental fluids

Education

  • 2013 PhD in Mechanical Engineering, MIT
  • 2010 MSc in Mechanical Engineering, MIT
  • 2008 BSc in Mechanical Engineering, MIT

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physics Society
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematicians

Research Overview

Nonlinear dynamics, geophysical fluid dynamics, computational fluid mechanics, disaster response, experimental fluids

Selected Research Projects

  • Analyzing Vertical Ocean Transport with Lagrangian Coherent Structures
    • –  Principal Investigator, Office of Naval Research

Selected Publications

  • M.R. Allshouse, H.L. Swinney, Dependence of Internal Wave Bolus Transport on Pycnocline Thickness, Geophysical Research Letters, 2020, e2020GL086952
  • G. Salvador-Vieira, M.R. Allshouse, Internal Wave Boluses in a Continuously Stratified, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 885, 2020, A35
  • M. Filippi, M. Budisic, M.R. Allshouse, S. Atis, J-L. Thiffeault, T. Peacock, Using Braids to Quantify Interface Growth and Coherence in a Rotor-Oscillator Flow, Physical Review Fluids, 5, 2020, 054504
  • A. Taqieddin, M.R. Allshouse, A.N. Alshawabkeh Editors’ Choice–Critical Review–Mathematical Formulations of Electrochemically Gas-Evolving Systems, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 165, 2018, E694-E711
  • F.M. Lee, M.R. Allshouse, H.L. Swinney, P.J. Morrison Internal Wave Energy Flux from Density Perturbations in Nonlinear Stratifications, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 856, 2018, 898-920
  • M.R. Allhouse, et al., Impact of Windage on Ocean Surface Lagrangian Coherent Structures, Environmental Fluid Mechanics, 17(3), 2017, 473-483
  • M.R. Allshouse, F.M. Lee, P.J. Morrison, H.L. Swinney Internal Wave Pressure, Velocity, and Energy Flux from Density Perturbations, Physical Review Fluids, 1(1), 2016, 014301
  • M.R. Allshouse, T. Peacock, Lagrangian Based Methods for Coherent Structure Detection, Chaos, 25, 2015, 097617

Sep 01, 2016

New Faculty Spotlight: Michael Allshouse

Michael Allshouse joins the Mechanical & Industrial Engineering department in Fall 2016 as an Assistant Professor.

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