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1960 Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Harvard University
1955 M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Princeton University
1954 B.Sc. (1st Class Honours), Mechanical Engineering,
Imperial College, London
2013-: Distinguished Professor of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
1988-: Smith International Professor of Mechanical Engineering
1979-1989: Chairman, Department of Mechanical Engineering
1970-: Professor, Departments of Aerospace and Mechanical
1967-1970: Associate Professor, Departments of Aerospace
and Mechanical Engineering
2005: Visiting Professor,
Department of Civil and Environmental engineering,
University of Canterbury, NZ
2002: Prof. Invite, Institut des Mechanique des Fluides
2001: Senior Visiting Scientist, CSIRO-Atmospheric Research,
2000: Shimizu Corp. Visiting Prof., Dept. of Civil Engin.
1997: Lecturer, GFD Summer School, DAMTP, Cambridge University.
1995-: Prof. Associe, Ecole Sup. Physique et Chimie Indust.
de la Ville de Paris.
1989-1998 Visiting Prof., E.P.F. Lausanne, Switzerland
1989: Visiting Prof., E.T.H. Zurich, Switzerland
1988: Prof., Scuola Aeronautica, Univ. Polytechnica de Madrid,
1988: Visiting Prof., Inst. Superior Technico, Lisbon, Portugal
1986: Visiting Professor of Aeronautics, The Technion, Haifa,
1982-: Professeur Associe, Inst. de Mecanique, Universite
1978,1984: Visiting Fellow, Research School of Earth Sciences,
Australian National University, Canberra
1976: Senior Post Doctoral Fellow, National Center for Atmospheric
Research, Boulder, Colorado
1975: Visitor, Max Planck Institute Für Strömungforschung
1974-: Senior Visitor, Department of Applied Mathematics
and Theoretical Physics, Cambridge, England; Visiting and
Life Fellow, Clare Hall, Cambridge, England
1972,1983: Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
1965,1970: Lecturer, Summer School in Geophysical Fluid
1960-67: Group Supervisor, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California
Institute of Technology
Experiments in aerodynamics, environmental and geophysical fluid mechanics, turbulence, convection, and solidification, bio-fluid dynamics
Nov. 5th. 1991. "Delta Wing with Lift-enhancing Flap.
" No. 5,062,595
T. Maxworthy, J. Leilich, J. E. Simpson, and E. H. Meiburg,
''The propagation of gravity currents into a linearly stratified
fluid,'' J. Fluid Mech. 453, pp. 371-394,
M. Zhang and T. Maxworthy, ''The interactive dynamics of
flow and directional solidification in a Hele-Shaw cell.
part 1. experimental investigation of parallel shear flow,''
J. Fluid Mech. 470, pp. 247-268, 2002.
T. Maxworthy, ''The effect of a stabilising gradient on
interface morphology,'' in Proceedings of the S.H. Davis
Symp. Monterey, CA, Aug. 1998. Imperial College Press,
T. Maxworthy, ''A frictionally and hydraulically constrained
model of the convectively-driven mean flow in partially
enclosed seas,'' Deep Sea Res. I 44, pp. 1339-1354,
T. Maxworthy, C. Gnann, M. Kurten, and F. Durst, ''Experiments
on the rise of air bubbles in clean viscous liquids,'' J.
Fluid Mech. 321, pp. 421-441, 1996.
P. Petitjeans and T. Maxworthy, ''Miscible displacements
in capillary tubes: Part 1. experiments,'' J. Fluid Mech.
326, pp. 37-56, 1996.
National Academy of Engineering
American Physical Society, Fellow
American Geophysical Union
European Geophysical Society
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, Fellow
2011: Fluid Dynamics Prize, American Physical Society
2003: G.I.Taylor Medallist of the Society of Engineering
1996: Senior Queen's Fellow in Marine Sciences, Commonwealth
of Australia, Tenure at the University of Western Australia
1993: F.W. Mosey Scholarship, Univ. of Western Australia.
1990: Otto Laporte Award of the American Physical Society
1990: Glennon Senior Fellowship-Univ. of Western Australia
1990: Senior Scientist Fellowship-Norwegian Natl. Science
1981-86: Alexander von Humboldt Senior Scientist Awardee,
Federal Republic of Germany, Tenure at Inst. f. Hydromechanik,
Univ. Karlsruhe and Lehrstuhl f. Stromungsmech., Fried.-Alex.
1980: Halliburton Award for Research - U.S.C.
1974-79: Executive Committee, Division of Fluid Dynamics,
Physical Society,Vice Chairman (1976-77),Chairman (1977-78)
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