George Lucas Educational Foundation

Ambar K. Mitra

PhD in Aerospace Engineering; 25+ years research experience in Computational Mechanics, Fluid mechanics, and Numerical Methods; 25+ years of teaching experience in Basic and Advanced Engineering courses, and Design Methodology; four Outstanding Professor Award recipient by student voting; founder of ActusPotentia, Inc., a company with the mission of developing personalized learning tools for math/science/engineering; specific interest in K-12 core-curriculum in Math and Physics, and college-level Basic Engineering and Mathematics courses; Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers and American Society for Engineering Education.

Areas of Interest: 
Personalized learning tools for K-12 Math and Science,
learning tools for Basic Engineering