Curtis Lee

  • Program Years: 2011-2015
  • Academic Institution: Duke University
  • Field of Study: Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Academic Advisor: John Dolbow
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2013)
  • Degree(s):
    Ph.D. Civil Engineering, Duke University, 2016
    B.S. Mathematics, and B.A. Physics, Texas Lutheran University, 2011

Current Status

  • Research Area: Computational Fluid Dynamics


Lee, C., Dolbow, J., & Mucha, P. (2014). A narrow-band gradient-augmented level set method for mulitphase incompressible flow. Journal of Computational Physics, vol 273, pp. 12-37.


Alpha Chi National Honor Society Joseph E. Pryor Fellowship, 2014
Best Poster Award, Summer Student Poster Session, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, 2013
University Scholars Fellowship, Duke University, 2011
James B. Duke Fellowship, Duke University, 2011
Hertz Foundation Fellowship Finalist, 2011
Alpha Chi National Honor Society Robert W. Sledge Fellowship, 2011
ELCA Thomas D. Rossing Scholarship for Excellence in Physics, 2009 & 2010
Robert C. Byrd National Honor Scholarship, 2007-2011
Alpha Chi National Honor Society Alfred H. Nolle Scholarship, 2010
National Merit Scholar, 2007
AP Scholar, 2007
Ford Salute to Education Scholarship, 2007
Mu Alpha Theta Scholarship, 2007
National Merit Finalist Scholarship, Texas Lutheran University, 2007-2011
PACE Award for College Excellence, Texas Lutheran University, 2007-2011
Physics Departmental Award, Texas Lutheran University, 2008-2011
Mathematics Departmental Award, Texas Lutheran University, 2008-2011
Provost’s List, Texas Lutheran University, 2007-2011