Barry Butler

Emeritus Faculty, Mechanical Engineering
Biography

Publications: 

Google Scholars Citation Record

Publications, Citations, h-index, i10-index

Joined the College of Engineering: 1984

Active Scientific and Professional Society Memberships: 

  • Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Member, The Combustion Institute
  • American Society for Engineering Education
  • Society of Automotive Engineers
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers
  • American Wind Energy Association

Special Fields of Knowledge: 

  • Thermophysics of condensed-phase energetic materials
  • multiphase reactive flow
  • shock physics
  • thermodynamics of reactive processes
Research areas
  • Ignition phenomena in energetic materials
  • real-gas thermochemical processes
  • reaction in supercritical water medium
  • detonation of gas and condensed-phase media
Barry Butler
Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1984, M.S., Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1981, B.S., Aeronautical & Astronautical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1979