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Shashikant M. Aithal

Director of Science (LCRC)/Senior Computational Scientist

Shashi specializes in high-fidelity multiphysics/multiscale simulations and reduced-order modeling in multi-disciplinary areas of science and engineering using supercomputers.


Research Interests

  • Modeling of reacting and plasma flows with applications in engine diagnostics and controls
  • Plasma enhanced combustion
  • Gas discharge physics and materials processing, and propulsion
  • Nuclear engineering (modeling of fission and fusion reactor systems)
  • Advanced numerical methods
  • Scientific and parallel computing