Sree, Dave

Dave Sree, Ph. D.
Professor
Mechanical Engineering Department
Phone: (334) 727-8769
Fax: (334) 727-8090
Email: dsree@mytu.tuskegee.edu

Education
Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), Mississippi State University                                1982
M.S. (Aerospace Engineering) - Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India               1971
B.S. (Mechanical Engineering) - University of Mysore, India                                        1968


Appointments
1997–Present: Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University
1994–1997: Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University
1990–1994: Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Tuskegee University
1971–1979: Senior Scientific Officer II, Defense R & D Lab., Hyderabad, India

Teaching Interests
Engineering Mechanics: Statics & Dynamics, Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Measurements and Analysis, and Probability and Statistics

Research Interests
Thermal Sciences, Flow Diagnostics, Random Data & Spectral Analysis

Recent Publications

Journals
1. “Temperature and Power Consumption Measurements as a Means for Evaluating Building Thermal Performance,” (with T. Paul and H. Aglan), Applied Energy, Vol. 87, pp. 2014-2022, 2010.
2. “Effect of Mechanically Induced Ventilation on the Indoor Air Quality of Building Envelopes,” (with T. Paul and H. Aglan), Energy and Buildings, Vol. 42, pp. 326-332, 2010.
3. “A Nonlinear Model for Atomization of Attenuating Liquid Sheets,” International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, (with E. A. Ibrahim, and T. R. McKinney), Vol. 34, No. 3, 2007.
4. "Computational study of flow in a rocket-based combined cycle (RBCC) engine inlet," (with D. R. Reddy), Computers & Fluids, Vol. 35, Issue 7, pp 724-732, 2006.


Others
1. “A Novel Signal Processing Technique for Separating Tonal and Broadband Noise from Open Rotor Acoustic Data,”  Final Report of Summer Faculty Research Fellowship at NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio, August, 2012.
2. “Development of an improved data reduction tool for analyzing far-field acoustic data from counter-rotating open rotors,” Final Report of Summer Faculty Research Fellowship at NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio, August, 2010.
3. “Turbofan Engine Noise Reduction - Analysis of Aeroacoustics Measurements in Turbofan Engine Ducts,” Final Report of Summer Faculty Research Fellowship at NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio, August, 2009.
4. “Design and Evaluation of a Fog Generation and Collection System,” Final Report on Summer Research Fellowship, Oakridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, 2006.

Awards
1. Professor of the Year” Award by Tuskegee Univ.  Engineering Students (2003-2004)
2. “Teacher of the Year” Performance Award by Tuskegee University (1996-1997)
3. “Professor of the Year” Award by Tuskegee Univ.  Engineering Students (1996-1997)