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Department of Aeronautics

Faculty and Staff

 

BGen. (ret) Mike Smith B. Gen. (ret) Mike Smith

Professor Emeritus

DEGREES:
PhD, Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas-Austin, 1973
MS, Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas-Austin, 1967
BS, Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas-Austin, 1966

YEARS SERVICE ON THIS FACULTY: 32
Professor Emeritus
Professor 2000 - present
1985 - 2000
Associate Professor 1974 - 1977
Assistant Professor 1973 - 1974

OTHER RELATED EXPERIENCE:
Department Head and Permanent Professor, Department of Aeronautics, US Air Force Academy, CO, 1985-2000
Deputy Department Head and Associate Professor, Air Force Institute of Technology, OH, 1980-1985
Chief of Performance Analysis, Propulsion Systems Program Office, Wright-Patterson AFB, OH, 1978-1980
Air Force Command and Staff College Student, Maxwell AFB, AL, 1977-1978
Engineering Project Officer, Air Force Systems Command, Los Angeles AFB, CA, 1967-1970

STATES IN WHICH LICENSED:
Colorado (Professional Engineer, inactive)

SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
AIAA Associate Fellow
Tau Beta Pi

HONORS AND AWARDS:
Outstanding Instructor of Aeronautical Engineering, 1977

INSTITUTIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICE (in the last five years):
Teaching at US Air Force Academy, CO on part-time, voluntary basis

PERCENTAGE OF TIME AVAILABLE FOR RESEARCH / SCHOLARLY ACTIVITIES
50%

PERCENTAGE OF TIME COMMITTED TO THE DFAN AERONAUTICS MAJOR
50%

U.S. Air Force Academy, USAFA, CO 80840, (719) 333-1110 DSN: 333-1110, Updated: 02 Sep 14
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