Stephen B. Pope

Sibley College Professor of Mechanical Engineering Emeritus
Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering

Contact Information

254 Upson Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-4314

Stephen B. Pope

Sibley College Professor of Mechanical Engineering Emeritus
Sibley School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering

Expertise
Fluid mechanics; combustion; turbulent flows; turbulent combustion; probability density function methods; stochastic modeling; dimension reduction; computer simulations

Current Research Interest
Computer simulations of turbulent combustion using probability density function methods and large-eddy simulation; adaptive chemistry for combustion simulations; modeling acceleration and mixing in turbulent flows

Distinction
Fellow of the Royal Society
National Academy of Engineering
American Academy of Arts and Sciences 

Selected Publications
Pope, Stephen B. “Small Scales, Many Species and the Manifold Challenges of Turbulent Combustion.” Proceedings of the Combustion Institute 34, no. 1 (2013): 1-31.

Pope, Stephen B. “Simple Models of Turbulent Flows.” Physics of Fluids 23 (2011): 011301.

Cornell Research Website Article
Turbulent Combustion