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Richard MiksadRichard W. Miksad, P.E.
Thomas M. Linville Professor
Environmental and Water Resources Engineering

Contact
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
The University of Virginia
Thornton Hall, Office: D213
351 McCormick Road
PO Box 400742

Phone: 434-924-6336
FAX: 434-982-2951
Email: rwm3x@virginia.edu

Research and Teaching Interests
Wave forces on deep-water offshore structures
Atmospheric and oceanic transport of pollutants
Hydrodynamic stability
And the nonlinear dynamics of transition to turbulence

Education
ScD, Physical Oceanography, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MS, Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Bradley University