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Dr. Paul Griesemer

Associate Professor
Computer Science, Engineering and Physics Department
Office: Heard 104
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8008900 College St, Box 8008BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-5419(254) 295-5419
Subjects Taught: Engineering Mechanics, Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Control Systems, Mechatronics
Degrees Earned: B.S., Rice University; M.S.E., University of Texas at Austin; Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin

Dr. Griesemer joined UMHB in 2011 after working as a consultant for NASA and the Defense Department. He earned his Ph.D in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin in 2009. Dr. Griesemer's research is focused in the areas of trajectory planning and control of aerospace vehicles. He is currently developing cooperative guidance strategies for quadcopters with a team of undergraduate students. A secondary research program is devoted to enhancing undergraduate engineering education through innovative team-building strategies. His engineering education research has been presented at the The Teaching Professor national conference. 

Research Interests

Optimization of Aircraft/Spacecraft Flight Trajectories, Aircraft/Spacecraft Control Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Engineering Pedagogy