Evgeny Vladimirovich Timofeev

Department of Mechanical Engineering


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MECH 341 Thermodynamics 2
MECH 403D1 Thesis (Honours)
MECH 403D2 Thesis (Honours)
MECH 403N1 Thesis (Honours)
MECH 403N2 Thesis (Honours)
MECH 404 Honours Thesis 2
MECH 430 Fluid Mechanics 2



MSc in "Aerodynamics and Thermodynamics" 1986, Leningrad Polytechnical Institute, Leningrad, USSR

PhD in "Mechanics of Liquid, Gas and Plasma" 1992, St.Petersburg State Technical University, St. Petersburg, Russia

Courses taught at McGill

MECH 341 Thermodynamics II

MECH 346 Heat Transfer

MECH 403/404 Honours Thesis (coordinator)

MECH 430 Fluid Mechanics II (Compressible flows)

MECH 515 Unsteady Gasdynamics I

MECH 516 Computational Gasdynamics


1986-1995 A.F.Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute (Computational Physics Laboratory), Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, Russia

1995-2002 Institute of Fluid Science (Shock Wave Research Center), Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan

Research interests

Unsteady gasdynamics. High-speed flows. Shock waves and fundamentals of their interactions. Elastodynamics.

Computational fluid dynamics: unstructured adaptive grids, efficient high-resolution schemes for essentially unsteady flows, numerical flow visualization.

Current applications: air-breathing propulsion, explosion safety.