Breakdown and transition of a flowing red blood cell train. Bryngelson & Freund, Phys. Rev. Fluids (2018)


About Spencer Bryngelson

Spencer Bryngelson is currently a Postdoctoral Scholar at the California Institute of Technology, working with Professor Tim Colonius. Previously, he was a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the Center for Exascale Simulation of Plasma-Coupled Combustion (XPACC), a PSAAP II center. He received his MS and PhD in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics from the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign in 2015 and 2017, respectively, working with Professor Jonathan Freund. In 2013, he obtained BS degrees in both Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Mathematics from the University of Michigan–Dearborn.  His research focuses upon the modeling, simulation, and analysis of complex flow phenomena, with particular interest in hydrodynamic stability, control, and optimization for guided engineering design.

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Southern California Flow Physics

Symposium (SoCal Fluids XIII)

April 20, 2019

University of California–Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, California


International Conference

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May 19–24, 2019

Windsor Barra Hotel

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


American Physical Society’s 

Division of Fluid Dynamics (DFD)

November 18–20, 2018

Georgia World Congress Center

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