Professor Charbel Farhat FREng
Vivian Church Hoff Professor of Aircraft Structures, and Chair, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University

Charbel Farhat is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and a member of the US Air Force Scientific Advisory Board. He has pioneered research contributions in the area of fluid-structure interaction and has applied it to the solution of problems in aeronautical, naval and mechanical engineering, as evidenced by numerous publications and software developed for use by major industries.