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Dimitris Assanis

Assistant Professor


131 Light Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2300

Contact Info
Phone: (631) 632-8022
Fax: (631) 632-8544

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  • University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D. 2016
  • University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, M.S. 2012
  • University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, B.S. 2011

Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering, Stony Brook University, 2020 – present

Research Interests and History

Dimitris Assanis is an Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Stony Brook University. His research focuses on power generation and propulsion systems with an emphasis on advanced combustion modes and alternative fuels for internal combustion engines.  His latest interests have led him to assess the energy and environmental implications of connected & automated vehicles.