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Antony Jameson

Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University


Antony Jameson is currently a Research Professor of Engineering in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University. He was formerly James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor at Princeton University from 1982 to 1997, and he was Thomas V. Jones Professor at Stanford University from 1997 to 2014. After early schooling in India and England, followed by service in the British Army from 1953 to 1995, he graduated from Cambridge University in 1963 with M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in 1963. He served as Chief Mathematician at Hawker Siddeley Dynamics before coming to America in 1966, where he worked at Grumman Aerospace on both aerodynamics and control theory. In 1972, Dr. Jameson joined the Courant Institute of New York University, and he as subsequently appointed to Full Professor in 1974. Since that time, his work has been primarily focused on numerical methods and computational fluid dynamics. His awards include the Gold Medal of the Royal Aeronautical Society; the AIAA Fluid Dynamics and Pendray Aerospace Literature Awards; the American society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Spirit of Saint Louis Medal; the United States Association for Computational Mechanics Von Neumann Medal; the Elmer Sperry Award from six Engineering Societies for “Advancing the Art of Transportation”; and the Guggenheim Award, awarded jointly by the AIAA, the ASME, and SAE International. Antony Jameson is a Foreign Member of the National Academy of Engineering. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of London, the Royal Academy of Engineering, the Royal Aeronautics Society and the AIAA.​​

All sessions by Antony Jameson

  • WednesdayMay 24
2:30 PM

Predictive CFD, Past, Present, and Future