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Short, Dr. James

Short, Dr. James
Visiting Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Center for Energetics Concepts Development (CECD)
Energetics Technology Center (ETC) of Southern MD
2140 Glenn L. Martin Hall, Building 088 University of Maryland
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742


Dr. James Short has served as the CECD Deputy Director since 1998 in addition to his duties while with the Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Laboratories and Basic Sciences as Director of Defense Laboratory Programs and Acting Director of Basic Research. Short will take leadership of the planning, coordinating, and chairing of symposia and/or international conferences in the general area of energetics for CECD and ETC.


Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (combustion theory and reactive gas dynamics), University of California, Berkeley.

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