Todd Hesla

Todd Hesla

Todd Hesla

Contract Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics


Shepherd Labs
Room 533
100 Union St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering, University of Minnesota, 2004

M.S., Mathematics, University of Minnesota, 1979

B.A., Physics and Mathematics, Concordia College, 1974

Research Interests

Professor Hesla’s research interests are in the theory and computation of Fluid-Particle Flow, Fluid-Body Interaction and Finite-Element methodology.

Teaching Subjects
AEM 2011 -- Statics
AEM 3031 -- Deformable Body Mechanics
AEM 2021 -- Statics and Dynamics
AEM 3100 -- Software Applications in AEM Graduate
AEM 8201 -- Fluid Mechanics I
Currently Teaching Courses
AEM 2012 -- Dynamics
AEM 3031 -- Deformable Body Mechanics