Takahashi, Timothy
Professor of Practice
Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
Email: Timothy.Takahashi@asu.edu
Phone: (480)727-6259
Office: ERC 383 (Map)

Bio

Professor of Practice, Aerospace Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ  (2012 –   )
Law Clerk – Office of the Chief Counsel, NASA/Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA (2011)
Quarterly Term Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA (2011)
Engineer 5 – Configuration & Integration, Northrop Grumman, El Segundo, CA (2008 – 2010)
Adjunct Lecturer, Aerospace Engineering, Wichita State University, Wichita, KS (2007 – 2008)
Sr. Principal Engineer – Advanced Design – Raytheon Aircraft, Wichita, KS  (2007 – 2008)
Adjunct Lecturer, Aerospace Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ (2004 – 2007)
Sr. Principal Engineer – GN&C Systems Design / AeroMechanics Design, Raytheon, Tucson, AZ (2002 – 2007)
Staff Engineer, Aerodynamics & Advanced Design – Lockheed Martin, Marietta, GA (1998 – 2002)
Sr. Engineer, Aerodynamics – Lockheed Martin Skunk Works, Palmdale, CA (1996 – 1998)
NRC Postdoctoral Fellow, Low Speed Aerodynamics Branch, NASA/Ames, Moffett Field, CA (1994 – 1996)
Member, AIAA Multidisciplinary Optimization Technical Committee
Member, AIAA Aircraft Design Technical Committee

Education

BS – Mechanical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (1988)
PhD – Mechanical and Aerospace Sciences, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (1993)
JD – Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA (2013)

Research Interests

Fixed-Wing Aircraft Design, Aerodynamics, Aircraft Performance, Multi-Disciplinary Optimization, Legal Aspects of Aviation.

Graduate Faculties

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering

Honors and Awards

  • Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics