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Captain Matthew Deutsch

Assistant Professor

Department of Engineering Mechanics

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Contact Information

(719) 333-1314

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Education

Master of Science, Aeronautical Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, Ohio

Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, University of Saint Thomas, Minnesota

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Statics and Mechanics of Materials; Instructor of Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado (2019-Present)

Instructor, Statics and Mechanics of Materials; Instructor of Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics, U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado (2016-2019)

Instructor, Thermodynamics and Fluid Mechanics (2016 – present)

Researcher, United States Air Force, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio (2016)

Munitions Test Engineer, United States Air Force, Eglin AFB, Ohio (2011-2014)

Manufacturing Engineer, Zero Zone Refrigeration, Inc., Minnesota (2011)

Honors & Awards

Distinguished Graduate, Squadron Officer School

Air Force Achievement Medal

Distinguished Graduate, AFROTC Detachment 410

Research and Scholarly Interests

small internal combustion engines and detonation waves, absorption spectroscopy for combustion analytics

Publications

“#DiscoverYourLibrary” Paper presented at the 2017 ASEE Rocky Mountain Section Conference
“Spectroscopic Measurement of Gas Temperature in Small Internal Combustion Engines”

Thesis, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2016
“Gas Temperature Measurement using FTIR Spectroscopy in Small Internal Combustion Engines”
Paper presented at the 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA SciTech Forum, 2016