Andrew Lutz, PhD

Associate Professor

Dr. Lutz teaches core engineering and mechanical engineering classes, specializing in Applied Thermodynamics, Heat Transfer, Machine Design, Statics and Strength of Materials, and Engineering Dynamics.

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Education and Training

  • PhD, University of Vermont, Mechanical Engineering
  • MS, University of Vermont, Mechanical Engineering
  • BS, Western New England University, Mechanical Engineering

Recent Publications

A. Lutz, and D. Fletcher, "Investigation of Non-Equilibrium Nitrogen Plasmas," 46th AIAA Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference (Dallas, TX, June 2015)

A. Lutz, W. Owens, J. Meyers and D. Fletcher, "Experimental Analysis of Graphite Nitridation and Oxidation Efficiency with Laser-Induced Fluorescence," 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (Grapevine, TX, January 2013)

A. Lutz, W. Owens, J. Meyers, D. Fletcher, and J. Marschall, "Investigation of CN Production from Carbon Materials in Nitrogen Plasmas" 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (Orlando, FL, January 2011)

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Courses Taught

Applied Thermodynamics
Heat Transfer
Machine Design
Statics and Strength of Materials
Engineering Dynamics


Andrew Lutz

Engineering and Physics
Hayes Hall 203
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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