W. Nathan Alexander

Assistant Professor

  • PhD, Aerospace Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2011
  • MS, Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2009
  • BS, Ocean Engineering with Aerospace Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2007
  • AOE-3204 Naval Architecture
  • AOE-5984 Aero and Hydroacoustics
  • AOE-4254 Ocean Lab
  • Aero/Hydroacoustics (UAS, rotor/propeller machinery, wind turbines, wall roughness, acoustic liners …)
  • Fluid Dynamics
  • Wind Tunnel Testing
  • Advanced Aeroacoustic Measurement Techniques
  • AIAA Aeroacoustics Technical Committee, 2016-Present
  • Core Member of the Center for Renewable Energy and Aerodynamic Technology (CREATe)

Reviewer (examples):

  • Journal of Sound and Vibration
  • International Journal of Aeroacoustics 
  • Journal of Vibration and Acoustics
  • Applied Acoustics
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
  • Assistant Professor, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2015-Present
  • Research Assistant Professor, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2014-2015
  • Research Scientist, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2012-2014
  • Post-Doc, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2011-2012

William Nathan Alexander, Research Assistant Professor, Aerospace and Ocean Engineering.

Dr. William Nathan Alexander
  • (540) 231-1152
  • alexande@vt.edu
  • Aerospace & Ocean Engineering (MC0119)
    McBryde Hall, RM 608, Virginia Tech
    225 Stanger St.
    Blacksburg, VA 24061
    United States