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Sean Vitousek, PhD

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Civil, Materials, and Environmental Engineering


Building & Room:

2081 ERF


842 West Taylor Street, MC 246, Chicago, IL 60607

Office Phone:

(312) 413-4636

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Research Interests

Environmental fluid mechanics

Computational fluid dynamics

Numerical methods

Oceanography & ocean modeling

Surface & internal waves

Coastal hazards

Sea-level rise


Ph.D., Civil and Environmental Engineering
Stanford University, 2013

M.S., Geology and Geophysics
University of Hawaii, 2007