Dr. Mihaescu is Associate Professor, fluid dynamics and aeroacoustics specialist at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) in Stockholm. He holds a Ph.D. Degree (2005) in Fluid Mechanics from Lund University, Sweden. Prior to his appointment at KTH, he held a Research Assistant Professor position at the Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, Gas Dynamics and Propulsion Laboratory at the University of Cincinnati, USA. His research is focused on Computational Fluid Dynamics modeling and Computational Aeroacoustics including code development and optimization to address problems in research areas like propulsion, gas exchange processes related to ICE & turbocharging, flow separation control, flow mixing control, noise suppression methods, fluid-structure interactions, and biomedical fluid dynamics. Dr. Mihaescu is AIAA Senior Member, Member of the Computational Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee (CFDTC) and of the Fluid Mechanics Technical Committee (FMTC) within ASME Fluids Engineering Division.