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Edward E. O'Brien

Edward E. O BrienEmeritus Professor

218 Heavy Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2300

Contact Info
Phone: (631) 632-8344
Fax: (631) 632-8544


  • Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D. 1960
  • Purdue University, Lafayette, M.S. 1957
  • Queensland University, Brisbane Qld., B.S. 1955

Professional Experience

  • Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stony Brook University, 1961 - present
  • The Johns Hopkins University, 1960-1961
  • University of Queensland, 1954-1955

Research Interests and History
Edward O'Brien is a Professor of Fluid Mechanics, with a special interest in chemically-reacting turbulent flows. He is a member of ASME and the New York Academy of Sciences and a Fellow of the American Physical Society.