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Aeronautical engineer

Mark Andrew Gillan, Irish aeronautical engineer. Achievements include expert work in field of passive/active control of periodic flow over aerodynamic bodies; patent for hemodynamic control device in vascular grafts. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (fluid dynamics technical committee member 1993-1998, applied aeronautical tech committee member since 1998), Royal Aeronautical Society.

Background

Gillan, Mark Andrew was born on January 25, 1968 in Bangor, Northern Ireland. Son of Matthew and Elizabeth Mary (Fleming) Gillan.

Education

Bachelor of Engineering, The Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1990. Doctor of Philosophy, The Queen's University, Belfast, Northern Ireland, 1993.

Career

Research fellow, Queen's U., Belfast, 1993-1994;research technical engineer, Short Brothers PLC, Belfast, 1994-1995;lecturer, Queen's U., Belfast, 1995-1998;formula one vehicle dynamicist, McLaren International Ltd., Surrey, England, since 1998. Director Northern I.T. and Engineering Consultancy Ltd., Belfast, since 1998. Research consultant Shorts Missile Sys.

Ltd., Belfast, 1996-1998.

Achievements

  • Achievements include expert work in field of passive/active control of periodic flow over aerodynamic bodies. Patent for hemodynamic control device in vascular grafts.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (fluid dynamics technical committee member 1993-1998, applied aeronautical tech committee member since 1998), Royal Aeronautical Society.

Connections

Married Dominique Lye-Ping Lam, July 1, 1993.

father:
Matthew Gillan

mother:
Elizabeth Mary (Fleming) Gillan

spouse:
Dominique Lye-Ping Lam