Tyler Carroll Underwood
tylercunderwood@gmail.com

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Tel: (585) 2453787

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17715 Aguamiel Rd.
San Diego, CA 92127


Objective




Employment History


Graduate Student

20122014

Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
Completed master’s thesis comparing the efficiency of differentorder computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
methods for attaining the solution to a given problem:
(i) Developed testing methodology for the CFD methods
(ii) Wrote or modified code to perform tests and analyze results
(iii) Determined methods which produced the most efficient solutions
Created finite element code using MATLAB to solve 1D and 2D problems
Solved fluid dynamics and heat transfer problems using commercial CFD software (Fluent)

Ohio State University
Columbus, OH
Graded student assignments and exams for aircraft structures course

Undergraduate Student

20082012

University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA
Completed elementary particle physics lab measuring scattering angles of subatomic particles (muons):
(i) Set up and calibrated measuring equipment
(ii) Developed algorithm to process and analyze data
(iii) Determined that the experimental agreement with theory was statistically significant
Performed lab work in areas including acoustics and modern physics


Education


The Ohio State University Columbus, OH
M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (GPA: 3.2) 20122014
Coursework: Continuum Mechanics, Advanced Strength of Materials and Elasticity, Computational Fluid Dynamics,
Finite Element Method, Fracture Mechanics, Intermediate Fluid Dynamics, Gas Dynamics, Applied
Differential Equations
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
B.S. in Physics and Minor in German (GPA: 3.1) 20082012
Coursework: General Relativity, Nuclear Physics, Elementary Particle Physics, Quantum Mechanics, Acoustics,
Thermodynamics, Electricity and Magnetism, Classical Mechanics, Differential Equations, Linear Algebra,
Multivariable Calculus 

Skills


Description 
Proficiency 
Experience 
CFD analysis

Beginner

12 Years

FEA analysis

Novice

<1 Year

FORTRAN programming

Beginner

<1 Year

Linux programming

Beginner

<1 Year

Post processing

Beginner

<1 Year

Additional Skill Info
Engineering: Numerical Modeling, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Finite Element Analysis (FEA), Fluid Dynamics,
Solid Mechanics, Statistics
Software: ANSYS (ICEM CFD, Fluent, CFD Post), MATLAB, Mathematica, Paraview, LaTeX, MS Office
Programming: Fortran, Python, Java, C
Systems: Windows, UNIX, Linux
Language: Moderate German proficiency



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