XSEDE Scholars Program 2012-2013
David Manosalvas, originally from Quito-Ecuador, is a PhD student and MS candidate in Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University. His research focuses on the aerodynamic effects of transpiration cooling for hypersonic vehicles, with a special focus on boundary layer analysis. Prior to this, he received a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Bradley University for which his focus was on Energy and Thermodynamics. He has worked in multiple industries which include high speed machinery design, power generation, and aerospace design and manufacturing.