Faculty

John E. Sader

John E. Sader

Research Professor of Aerospace and Applied Physics

Degrees and Appointments

B.S., University of New South Wales, 1989; Ph.D., 1993. Visiting Associate, 2009; 2010; 2012-22; Caltech, 2022-.


Research Overview

John Sader focuses on collaborative research across many fields, including rarefied gas dynamics, fluid-structure interactions at small and large scales, low and high Reynolds number flows, vortex dynamics, plasmonics, nanoelectromechanical systems, mass spectrometry, colloid science and the stability of mechanical structures. He has developed experimental methods used in atomic force microscopy.