Paniagua-Perez, Guillermo

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Supersonic Radial Turbine
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Paniagua-Perez, Guillermo


Dr. Guillermo Paniagua-Perez is a professor of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University. He earned his MS from Universidad de Oviedo, his Research Master from von Karman Institute, and his Ph.D. from Universite Libre de Bruxelles. Dr. Perez earned several awards from 2006-2011 including: Best Paper Award in Heat Transfer at the ASME Turbo Expo, EREA Award on a Visionary Aeronautics Project Idea for Revolutionary Research, and Biennial International Award Iwan Akerman on innovative research on compressors and expansion machines and related technical disciplines. Dr. Perez's research interests include compact high speed turbomachinery: Design, analysis (experimental-numerical), cavity and tip flows, flow control; high speed propulsion: Novel cycle development, intakes, boundary layer transition, combustion; and development of measurement techniques and data processing.

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