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Anil Kapahi


Director, RDT+E

Areas of Expertise

Fire Modeling
Research + Development


Anil Kapahi, Ph.D., is a Computational Engineer with 14 years of experience in designing and developing Eulerian multi-physics algorithms in academia and industry. Dr. Kapahi has developed large scale algorithms involving Computational Fluid Dynamics and Finite Element Analysis compatible for both distributed (MPI) and shared memory (OpenMP) architecture machines. He has worked on various consulting projects for DoD and DoE. Dr. Kapahi has a strong publication record with scholarly contributions to both computational and physical sciences.

Education / Certifications
  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, The University of Iowa
  • BS, Mechanical Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Trichy, India
  • Member, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
  • Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Member, Society of Fire Protection Engineers (SFPE)