Joanna Austin

Joanna Austin

Professor of Aerospace

Degrees and Appointments

B.E., University of Queensland, 1996; B.S., 1996; M.S., California Institute of Technology, 1998; Ph.D., 2003. Caltech, 2014-.


Research Group Matters
Denise Ruiz
G365 Guggenheim Lab
(626) 395-4426

Research Overview

Joanna Austin's research is focused on fundamental problems in reactive, compressible flows across a broad range of applications, including hypervelocity flight and planetary entry, supersonic combustion and detonation, bubble dynamics, and explosive geological events.

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