Ph.D. Candidate, J. Mike Walker ’66 Department of Mechanical Engineering
SMART Scholar, Department of Defense
103A Doherty Building, 3123 TAMU, College Station, TX 77843
Paul Mead is in pursuit of a Ph.D. in J. Mike Walker ’66 Mechanical Engineering from Texas A&M University. He graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Aerospace Engineering from Mississippi State University with a minor in Mathematics. As an undergraduate Paul researched on smartphone-based flight test engineering on common general aviation aircraft. Paul’s research interests include experimentation and computer modeling of hypervelocity impacts. He is currently a graduate research assistant working in the TAMU Hypervelocity Impact Laboratory.