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Dr. Shanon M. Reckinger

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
o: Bannow Science Center Rm 106
p: x2527
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Reckinger, S. M., Vasilyev, O. V., Fox-Kemper, B., “Adaptive Volume Penalization for Ocean Modeling”, Ocean Dynamics, Volume 62, Number 8, 1201-1215, 2012.  DOI:

Reckinger, S. M., Vasilyev, O. V., Fox-Kemper, B., “Adaptive Wavelet Collocation Method on the Shallow Water Model”, Journal of Computational Physics, Volume 271, 342-359, 2014.  DOI:

Rua, Y.*, Muren, R., Reckinger, S. M., “Limitations of Additive Manufacturing on Microfluidic Heat Exchanger Components”, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering (Special Issue on Additive Manufacturing), submitted January 2014

Reckinger, S. M., Petersen, M., Reckinger, S. J., “Vertical Grid Types of 3D Overflow Simulations using MPAS-Ocean”, Ocean Modelling, 2014, in progress.

Rua, Y.*, Sanford, C., Reckinger, S. M., “Determining Suction Feeding Efficiency in the Bowfin fish (Amia) using Particle Image Velocimetry and Computational Fluid Dynamics”, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 2014, in progress. 

Gibson, T.*, T. Morrison*, F. Hohman*, S. J. Reckinger, S. M. Reckinger, “Experimental and Numerical Comparisons of Oceanic Overflows”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2014, in progress.   

PEER REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS (in Engineering Education and Outreach)

Munden, R. A., Reckinger, S. M., “A Complete Redesign of Fundamentals of Engineering Course using Backward Design Methodology”, First Year Engineering Experience Conference Proceedings, August 8-9, 2013.  URL:

Reckinger, S. M., Bocchino, J.*, Jackowitz, A.*, Perry, J.*, “Rainwater Harvesting for Campus Student Center: A Sustainable, Community-Oriented Senior Design Project”, International Journal for Service Learning in Engineering:  Humanitarian Engineering and Social Entrepreneurship, Volume 9, Issue 1, 117-137, 2014.  ISSN: 1555-9033.  URL:

Reckinger, S. M, Reckinger, S. J., “An Interactive Programming Course Model for Mechanical Engineering Students”, Proceedings of the American Society of Engineering Education Annual Conference, Indianapolis, IN, June 15-18, 2014.  URL:

Reckinger, S. M., Aca, B.*, Pitz, K.*, “Ocean Circulation in a Rotating Tank: An Outreach Project in Fluid Dynamics”, Proceedings of 2014 Zone 1 Conference of the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE Zone 1), Bridgeport, CT, April 4-5, 2014.  URL:

(*) denote undergraduate student author 

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