Faculty

Michael G Olsen

  • Professor
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Chemical & Biological Engineering (Courtesy)

Main Office

2008 Black Engr
Ames, IA 50011-2161
Phone: 515-294-0073




Education

  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1999
  • MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1995
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1992

Interest Areas

  • Experimental Fluid Mechanics
  • Microelectromechanical Systems

Selected Publications

  • Bourdon, C.J., Olsen, M.G., and Gorby, A.D.. Validation of Analytical Solution for Depth of Correlation in Microscopic Particle Image Velocimetry. Measurement Science and Technology. 15: 318-327, 2004
  • Olsen, M.G., and Bourdon, C.J.. Out-of-Plane Motion Effects in Microscopic Particle Image Velocimetry. ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering. 125: 895-901, 2003
  • Olsen, M.G., and Dutton, J.C.. Planar Velocity Measurements in a Weakly Compressible Mixing Layer. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 486: 51-77, 2003
  • Olsen, M.G., and Dutton, J.C.. Stochastic Estimation of Large Structures in an Incompressible Mixing Layer. AIAA Journal. 40: 2431-2438, 2002
  • Hohreiter, V., Wereley, S.T., Olsen, M.G., and Chung, J.N.. Cross-correlation Analysis for Temperature Measurement. Measurement Science and Technology. 13: 1072-1087, 2002