Skip to Main Content

Lai Wang

“UMBC is a campus of students from different cultures, which is inspiring and enlightening.”

 

Hometown: Qianjiang, Hubei, China

Degree Program: Mechanical Engineering PhD

Faculty Advisors: Meilin Yu

Thesis/research topics: 1. Efficient high-order computational fluid dynamics (CFD) methods for complicated flows, such as turbulence. 2. High performance computing.

Undergraduate Study:
2008-2012, Bachelor, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Previous Graduate Study:
2012-2015, Master, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

What is your favorite thing about UMBC?
UMBC is a campus of students from different cultures, which is inspiring and enlightening.

Briefly describe your graduate research and its purpose/applications.
My research interests is developing efficient high-order numerical methods to solve complicated flows via high performance computing, such as turbulence.

What are your plans after you complete your degree at UMBC?
Current plan is to devote myself to CFD and make the state-of-art CFD methods to tackle industrial problems.

More Student Profiles