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Eugene Niemi

Eugene Niemi
Eugene E NiemiProfessor
  • CollegeFrancis College of Engineering
  • DepartmentMechanical Engineering
  • Phone(978) 934-2977
  • Emaileugene_niemi@uml.edu

Research Interests

Aerodynamics, Wind Tunnel Testing, Thermofluids

Aerodynamics, Fluid Mechanics & Convective Processes, Aircraft Performance & Flight simulation.

Education

  • Other: Ocean Engineering, (2002), Florida Atlantic University - Florida
  • Other: Biomedical Engineering, (1975), Michigan State University - Michigan
  • Ph D: Mechanical Engineering, (1974), University of Massachusetts Amherst - Amherst Ma
  • MS: Mechanical Engineering, (1964), Worcester Polytechnic Institute - Worcester
  • BS: Aeronautical Engineering, (1961), Boston University - Boston

Awards and Honors

  • US Army Summer Faculty Fellowship (1988) - U.S. Army Natick R. D. & E. Center
  • USAF-SCEEE Summer Faculty Fellowship (1981) - Arnold Engineering Development Center
  • NASA-ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship (1979) - NASA Ames Research Center
  • NASA-ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship (1978) - NASA Ames Research Center
  • NASA-ASEE Summer Faculty Fellowship (1974) - NASA Langley Research Center
  • National Science Foundation Science Faculty Fellowship (1970)

Publications

  • Niemi, E.E. (2016) "Autogyros.," Salem Press Encyclopedia
  • Niemi, E.E. (2016) "Heat vs. temperature.," Salem Press Encyclopedia of Science
  • Niemi, E.E. (2016) "Wind tunnels.," Salem Press Encyclopedia
  • Damplo, M., Niezrecki, C., Willis, D.J., Chen, J., Niemi, E.E., Agnihotra, S., Manohar, S., Desabrais, K., Charette, C. (2013) "Investigation of sensing textiles for intelligent parachute systems," AIAA Aerodynamic Decelerator Systems (ADS) Conference 2013
  • Niemi, Jr., E., Gowda, R. (2013) "Modification of parachute canopy stiffness scaling laws and application to tented structures," AIAA Aerodynamic Decelerator Systems (ADS) Conference 2013
  • Damplo, M., Niezrecki, C., Willis, D.J., Chen, J., Niemi, E.E., Agnihotra, S., Manohar, S., Desabrais, K., Charette, C. (2012) "Sensing of electrically conductive textiles and capacitance sensor-embedded fabrics for parachutes," Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering 8345:
  • Favini, E., Agnihotra, S., Surwade, S.P., Niezrecki, C., Willis, D., Chen, J., Niemi, E.E., Desabrais, K., Charette, C., Manohar, S.K. (2012) "Sensing performance of electrically conductive fabrics and suspension lines for parachute systems," Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures 23:17 pp. 1969-1986

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • Wind Tunnel Testing of Airmar Prototype 300wx Weatherstation (2012), -
    Niemi, E.E. (Co-Principal)
  • Wind Tunnel Testing of Airmar Prototype 300wx Weatherstation (2010), -
    Niemi, E.E. (Principal)
  • Wind Tunnel Testing of a Loud Hailer Speaker System (2010), - U.S. DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE
    Niemi, E.E. (Principal)