Faculty

Melany L. Hunt

Melany L. Hunt

Dotty and Dick Hayman Professor of Mechanical Engineering

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., University of Minnesota, 1983; M.S., University of California, 1985; Ph.D., 1987. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 1988-95; Associate Professor, 1995-2001; Professor, 2001-2011; Kenan Professor, 2012-13; Hayman Professor, 2013-; Executive Officer, 2002-2007; Vice Provost, 2007-14.

Assistant(s)

Research Group Matters
Holly Golcher
262 Gates-Thomas Laboratory
626-395-4229
golcher@caltech.edu

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Research Overview

Professor Hunt focuses on the transport and mechanics of multiphase systems including granular and particulate flows, fluidized beds, porous media, and related energy systems. 

List of Research Areas

multi-phase flows, convective heat transfer

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