Sal Rodriguez has a BS in Nuclear Engineering, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, an M.S. in Applied Mathematics, and a Ph.D. in Nuclear Engineering. Sal has 25 years’ computational fluid dynamics, turbulence modeling, and reactor and energy systems design experience.
Key accomplishments include author for “Applied Computational Fluid Dynamics and Turbulence Modeling: Practical Tools, Tips and Techniques” (ISBN 978-3-030-28690-3), development of the “right-sized” dimpling algorithm for reduced flow drag and increased heat transfer, two patents for refractory high entropy alloys, development of the first dynamic code for modeling hydrogen production in integral nuclear reactor systems, development of an isotropic turbulence decay model, and the development of a vortex-unification theory.