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Dr. Patrick Barry Butler

Executive Vice President and Provost
Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
University of Iowa
Email: patrick-butler@uiowa.edu
Education
1984 Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1981 M.S.- Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1979 B.S.- Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Publications
2009 Thermal Simulations of a Pyrotechnic Solid-Propellant Gas Generator
published in Jordan Journal of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
2008 Efficiency of Pulsed Detonation Thermal Spraying
published in Journal of Thermal Spray Technology

Awards
2002 Outstanding Alumni Award, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1991 and 1995 Outstanding Professor - The University of Iowa Student Branch, American Society of Mechanical Engineers
1991 Ralph Teetor National Educator Award, Society of Automotive Engineers
1979-80, 1983-84 Graduate Student Fellow, College of Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign