Fluid Mechanics, applied mathematics, race car aerodynamics, material processing.


Selected Publications

“The Engineering Leadership Academy: Enhancing the Undergraduate Educational Experience,” K. E. Franco and R. E. Johnson, 9th International Conference on Engineering Education, San Juan, PR, July 23 – 28, 2006.

“Translating radial thrust bearings,” R. E. Johnson and N. D. Manring, J. Fluid Mech., 530, 197-212 (2005).

“Ethics training: A genuine dilemma for engineering educators,” J. Lincourt and R. Johnson, Sci. & Engr. Ethics, 10, 353-358 (2004).

“The impact of linear deformations on stationary hydrostatic thrust bearings,” N. D. Manring, R. E. Johnson, and H. Cherukuri, J. Tribology,  124, 874-877 (2002).

“Vertical continuous casting of bars” R.E. Johnson and H. Cherukuri, Proc. Royal Soc. A 455, 227-244 (1999).

“A rate-dependent theory for hot-rolling” with H. P. Cherukuri and R. E. Smelser, Int. J. Mech. Sci. 39, 705-727 (1997).