Profiles in "Modeling and Simulation" Expertise Area

  • Nam has worked in research and development with the aerospace industry as well as in academia.Currently, his research focuses on development of nonlinear reduced order aerodynamic/aeroelastic models using a new RMI/ERA.
  • Barton is a complex systems scientist who combines anthropology, archaeology, earth science, and information technologies to study long-term dynamics and interactions of people and landscapes in the Anthropocene.
  • Van der Leeuw was awarded the "Champion of the Earth for Science and Innovation" prize by the United Nations Environment Program in 2012. He joined ASU in 2003.
  • Pendyala's research expertise ranges from travel demand modeling and forecasting and activity-travel behavior analysis to multimodal transportation planning and policy analysis.
  • Wirkus pursues research in mathematical biology and dynamical systems; authored two undergraduate textbooks on differential equations; does extensive undergraduate mentoring and is Sun Devil Family Assn Professor of the Year.
  • Middel’s research interests lie in the interdisciplinary field of urban climate with focus on climate-sensitive urban form, design, landscapes, and infrastructure in the face of extreme heat and climatic uncertainty.
  • Griffin builds agent-based models of micro-social interaction.
  • Beckstein's research group studies the molecular mechanisms of biological processes with advanced computer simulations. His group also develops new computational tools and algorithms.
  • Kim's research focuses on environmental justice, policy and public health service provision and management.