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  • Fittro, Roger

    Assistant Professor, Associate Director, ROMAC Laboratory

    Professor Fittro is the Associate Director of the Rotating Machinery and Controls (ROMAC) Laboratory. He has 30 years of experience in university and industrial research and development focused on advanced high-speed, high-performance turbomachinery. Prior to his position at UVA, Dr. Fittro was...

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  • Hopkins, Patrick E.

    Professor, MAE Graduate Director

    Patrick is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at U.Va. Patrick received his Ph.D. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from the University of Virginia in 2008, following a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a B.A. in Physics at U.Va. in 2004. He spent 3...

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  • Schnipke, Rita Jane

    Assistant Professor

    After receiving my PhD at UVA, I worked with a venture capitalist to start an engineering software business. After the venture capitalist sold that company to Ansys Inc, I started another engineering software business (Blue Ridge Numerics Inc) with a business partner. That company grew to 100...

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  • Wood, Houston


    Dr. Houston G. Wood is Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, Virginia. He received his B.A. and M.S. in mathematics from Mississippi State University and his Ph.D. in applied mathematics from the University of Virginia. Since 2009, he...

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