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AME101 – Introduction to Mechanical Engineering and Graphics - Fall 2016 class

Short biography

AME436 – Energy and Propulsion - Spring 2016 class

Detailed resume (.pdf file)

AME514 – Applications of Combustion - Spring 2017 class

Web of Science record  Google Scholar record

AME513 – Principles of Combustion - Fall 2012 class

Research projects

AME517 – Radiation Heat Transfer - Fall 2009 class

Directions to my office

AME331 – Heat Transfer - Spring 2008 class

PDR’s perspective on space flight training

Why do we use hydrocarbon-fueled internal combustion engines?  There’s something much better, right?

Powerpoint version  .pdf version

 Research tips

Excel spreadsheets for engineering analysis

Report on Bernard Lewis Visiting Lecturer Fellowship

What is mechanical engineering?

“The Many Lives of Engineers" - marathons

Utah canyoneering – Combustion Physics Lab outing

Serendipity and contrarianism in research:

Whole folder  pdf version  zip file


Pi Tau Sigma - 2016 National Convention at USC

Contact information

Professor Paul D. Ronney

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Viterbi School of Engineering

OHE 430J

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90089-1453

(213) 740-0490 (phone); (213) 740-8071 (fax)

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