Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering Department
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Aug. 2016-Jul. 2021
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
University of Central Florida
Jan. 2014-July 2016
Sr. Graduate Engineer
- Fluid structure interaction
- Water entry
PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014
MS, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009
- Member of APS
- Reviewer for Physic of Fluids, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Nature Scientific Reports, Bioinspiration and Biomimetics
Awards and Recognitions
Faculty Fellowship to Israel, Jewish National Fund. Winter 2019/2020
NSF CAREER Award, 2019
Alam, MD E., Dickerson, A.K. (2020) Sessile liquid drops damp vibrating structures. Physics of Fluids. 10.1063/5.0055382.
Watson, D.A. , Bom, J.M., Weinberg, M.P., Souchik, C., Dickerson, A.K. (2021) Water entry dynamics of spheres with heterogeneous wetting properties. Physical Review Fluids. 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.6.044003.
Orkweha, P., Downing, A., Lebanoff, A.P., Zehtabian, S., Bacanli, S.S., Turgut, D., Dickerson, A.K. (2021) Ensemble machine learning predicts displacement of cantilevered fibers impacted by falling drops. Journal of Fluids and Structures. 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2021.103253.
Krsmanovic, M., Biswas, D., Ali H., Kumar, A.K., Ghosh, R., Dickerson, A.K. (2020) Hydrodynamics and surfaceproperties influence biofilm proliferation. Advances in Colloidal and Interface Science. 10.1016/j.cis.2020.102336.
Smith, N.M., Balsalobre, J.B., Doshi, M., Willenberg, B.J., Dickerson, A.K. (2020) Landing mosquitoes bounce when engaging a substrate. Scientific Reports. 10.1038/s41598-020-72462-0.
Lebanoff, A.P., Dickerson, A.K. (2020) Drop impact onto pine needle fibers with non-circular cross-section. Physics of Fluids.10.1063/5.0019310.
Alam, MD E., Wu D., Dickerson, A.K. (2020) Predictive modeling of drop ejection from damped, dampened wings by machine learning. Proceedings of the Royal Society A. 10.1098/rspa.2020.0467.
Watson, D.A., Souchik, C.J., Weinberg, M.P., Bom, J.M., Dickerson, A.K. (2020) Making a splash with fabrics in hydrophilic sphere entry. Journal of Fluids and Structures. 10.1016/j.jfluidstructs.2020.102907.
Alam, MD E., Kauffman, J.L., Dickerson A.K. (2020) Drop ejection from vibrating damped, dampened wings. Soft Matter.10.1039/C9SM02253H.