Lorena A. Barba
Lorena A. Barba is associate professor of mechanical and aerospace engineering at the George Washington University in Washington DC. She has a PhD in Aeronautics from the California Institute of Technology. Barba is an Amelia Earhart Fellow of the Zonta Foundation (1999), a recipient of the UK EPSRC First Grant Programme (2007) and the US National Science Foundation Early CAREER award (2012), and was named CUDA Fellow by NVIDIA Corp. in 2012. Her research includes computational fluid dynamics, high-performance computing, computational biophysics, and animal flight.