Jesse A. Tinajero

Graduate Student Researcher


Masters of Science in Mechanical Engineering - University of California, Irvine

 Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering - University of Illinois Chicago

Research and Work

Lasers, Flames, and Aerosols Laboratory, University of California, Irvine,  September, 2012 - Present

  • Electric Field Flame Dynamics

Woodward MPC, Skokie, IL., May 2012 - August 2014

  • Summer Intern, IRAD Group - Hydraulics Lab.

Research Interests

Current research interests include the interaction between electric fields and flames,

the use of electric probes for measuring electrical properties of flames, the effects

of electric fields on flame carbon, and the electric field effects on laminar diffusion

flames in micro-gravity.


Teaching Assistant - MAE 107: Thermodynamics/Fluids Lab, University of California, Irvine, Fall Quarter 2013

  • Teaching fundaments of fluid dynamics and thermodynamics to more than 100 undergraduates
  • Oversee weekly labs


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