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Nadine Aubry

Provost and Senior Vice President
Office of the Provost
Mechanical Engineering
Professor

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Nadine Aubry

Provost and Senior Vice President
Office of the Provost
Mechanical Engineering
Professor

Phone 617-627-3310
Ballou Hall
1 The Green, Medford, MA
Research: 
fluid dynamics, reduced modeling of complex systems, dynamical systems theory, chaotic mixing, microfluids
Education: 
Ph.D., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University
M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Université Scientifique et Médicale de Grenoble
B.S., Grenoble Institut National Polytechnique
Professional Experience: 
2019-present:

Provost and Senior Vice President, Tufts University

2019-present:

Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tufts School of Engineering

2012-2019:

College of Engineering, Northeastern University

  • 2012-2019: Dean
  • 2012-2019: Professor of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
2006-2012:

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University

  • 2006-2012: Department Head
  • 2006-2012: Professor
1996-2006:

Department of Mechanical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology

  • 2002-2006: Distinguished Professor
  • 2000-2005: Department Chair
  • 1996-2006: F. Leslie and Mildred Jacobus Chair and Professor
1988-1996:

Levich Institute and Department of Mechanical Engineering, City College of the University of New York

  • 1996: Professor
  • 1992-1995: Associate Professor
  • 1988-1991: Assistant Professor
1987-1988:

Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University

  • Postdoctoral Research Associate
Selected Honors and Awards: 
2017: Elected Member, American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS)
2017: G.I. Taylor Medal, Society of Engineering Science (SES)
2014: Elected Fellow, National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
2012: Elected Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
2011: Elected Member, National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
2007: Elected Fellow, American Association of the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
2005: Elected Fellow, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
2005: Elected Fellow, American Physical Society (APS)
Selected Professional Activities: 
2020: Elected Vice President, Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (IUTAM)
2018: Member, Board of Trustees, National Academy of Engineering Fund (NAEF)
2018: Member, International Science Council (ISC)
2018: Elected Member, NAE Council, National Academy of Engineering
2016: Elected President, International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (IUTAM)
2016: Member, International Council for Science (ICSU)
Professional Memberships: 
American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAAS)
National Academy of Inventors (NAI)
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
American Physical Society (APS)