Steven Brunton

Adjunct Professor
Adjunct Professor of Applied Mathematics and Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Lewis Hall 328
sbrunton (at)

Research topics

  • Model reduction, sparse sensing, and feedback control of high-dimensional dynamical systems
  • Flow control, fluid transport phenomena, and turbulent mixing enhancement
  • Adaptive and robust control techniques for energy optimization and conversion
  • Optimal placement of sparse sensors and actuators to control complex systems
  • Uncertainty quantification, sensitivity analysis, and equation-free modeling and control