About Serhat Hosder

Serhat Hosder

Professor
Mechanical & Aerospace Engin
290B Toomey Hall

573-341-7239 | hosders@mst.edu | Personal site

Biography

Academic Positions:

Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri S&T (2013-present)
Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Missouri S&T (2007-2013)
Postdoctoral Associate, Department of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech (2005-2007)
Graduate Research Assistant, Department of Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech (1998-2004)


Professional Affiliations:

Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) (2017-present)
Vice Chair of AIAA Hypersonic Technologies and Aerospace Planes (HyTASP) Technical Committee (2017-present)

Research

Research interests

Computational aerodynamics/aerothermodynamics, hypersonic flows and technologies, planetary entry/descent/landing of spacecraft, uncertainty quantification, computational fluid dynamics, aerodynamic shape optimization, robust design, numerical methods.

Publications

Selected Journal Publications
  • A. Brune*, S. Hosder, D. Campbell, S. Gulli and L. Maddalena, "Numerical Analysis of an Actively-Cooled Low-Reynolds Number
    Hypersonic Diffuser," accepted for publication in Journal of Thermophysics
    and Heat Transfer, March 2018
  • J. Schaefer*, A. Cary, M. Mani, J. Krakos, and S. Hosder, "Grid Influence on Turbulence Model Coefficient Uncertainties in Transonic
    Wall-Bounded Flows," AIAA Journal, Vol. 56, No. 8, (2018), pp. 3123-3137.
  • T. West*, C. Johnston, S. Hosder, "Uncertainty and Sensitivity Analysis of Afterbody Radiative Heating
    Predictions for Earth Entry," Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer,
    Vol. 31, No. 2, (2017), pp. 294-306. (NASA Langley H. J. E. Reid Award)
  • A. Brune*, S. Hosder, K. Edquist, and S. Tobin, "Thermal Protection System Response Uncertainty of a Hypersonic
    Inflatable Aerodynamic Decelerator," Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol.
    54, No. 1, (2017), pp. 141-154.
  • J. Schaefer*, S. Hosder, T. West*, C. Rumsey, J. Carlson, and W. Kleb, "Uncertainty Quantification of Turbulence Model Closure Coefficients for
    Transonic Wall-Bounded Flows," AIAA Journal, Vol. 55, No. 1, (2017), pp. 195-
    213.
  • A. Brune*, S. Hosder, and K. Edquist, "Uncertainty Analysis of Fluid-Structure Interaction of a Deformable
    Hypersonic Inflatable Aerodynamic Decelerator," Journal of Spacecraft and
    Rockets, Vol. 53, No. 4, (2016), pp. 654-668.
  • T. West*, A. Brune*, S. Hosder, and C. Johnston, "Uncertainty Analysis of Radiative Heating Predictions for Titan Entry,"
    Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 30, No. 2, (2016), pp: 438-
    451.
  • H. Shah*, S. Hosder, L. Leifsson, S. Koziel, and Y. Tesfahunegn, "Multi-fidelity Robust Aerodynamic Design Optimization Under Mixed
    Uncertainty," Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 45, (2015), pp. 17-29.
  • A. Brune*, T. West*, S. Hosder, and K. Edquist, "Uncertainty Analysis of Mars Entry Flows over a Hypersonic Inflatable
    Aerodynamic Decelerator," Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 52, No. 3,
    (2015), pp. 776-788.
  • H. Shah*, S. Hosder, and T. Winter, "Quantification of Margins and Mixed Uncertainties Using Evidence Theory
    and Stochastic Expansions," Reliability Engineering and System Safety,
    Vol.138, (2015), pp. 59-72.
  • H. Shah*, S. Hosder, and T. Winter, "A Mixed Uncertainty Quantification Approach with Evidence Theory and
    Stochastic Expansions," International Journal for Uncertainty
    Quantification, Vol. 5, No. 1, (2015), pp. 21-48.
  • T. West*, S. Hosder, and T. Winter, "Quantification of Margins and Uncertainties for Integrated Spacecraft
    Systems Models," Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 52, No. 2, (2015),
    pp. 450-461.
  • T. West* and S. Hosder, "Uncertainty Quantification of Hypersonic Reentry Flows using Sparse
    Sampling and Stochastic Expansions," Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets
    Vol. 52, No. 1, Special Section on Numerical Simulation of Hypersonic
    Flows, (2015), pp. 120-133

Awards and recognition

Awards

Selected Awards/Honors
  • NASA Langley Research Center H. J. E. Reid Award 2018
  • Associate Fellow of AIAA 2017
  • Missouri S&T Faculty External Recognition Award 2017
  • Missouri S&T Faculty Research Award 2015
  • Missouri S&T Faculty Research Award 2012