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Science and engineering educator

Peyman Givi, American science and engineering educator. Recipient Presidential Young Investigator award, 1990, Young Investigator award Office of Naval Research, 1990-1993; presidential faculty fellow, 1992-1996.


Givi, Peyman was born on June 26, 1958 in Tehran, Iran. Came to the United States, 1977. Son of Ali and Aghdas (Gheblehgahi) Givi.


Bachelor of Engineering, Youngstown State University, 1980. Master of Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy, Carnegie Mellon University, 1984.


Research assistant, Carnegie Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1980-1984;teaching assistant, Carnegie Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1984;research scientist, Flow Research Inc., Kent, Washington, 1985-1987;assistant professor mechanic engineering, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1988-1991;associate professor, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1991-1993;professor, State University of New York, Buffalo, since 1993.


  • Other Work

    • Member editorial board Company Fluids and Progressive Eneisy, Combustion Science, since 1996. Contributor articles to professional combustion and fluid mechanics journals.


Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Combustion Institute (advisory board physical fluids since 1996, associate editor journal since 1998), Society Women Engineers (faculty advisor 1990-1996), Sigma Xi, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Pi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: guitar, football, soccer.


Married Suzanne Pellarin, July 2, 1983. Children: Regina Joy, Carmen Joseph, Julian Louis, Jerome Philip.

Ali Givi

Aghdas (Gheblehgahi) Givi

Suzanne Pellarin

Regina Joy Givi

Carmen Joseph Givi

Julian Louis Givi

Jerome Philip Givi