Andrew Jackson Named SAE FellowAndrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson, Professor of Practice in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, has been named a Fellow of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) for his "outstanding contributions in the field of tribology and lubrication science." Fellows of the SAE are long-term members who have made a significant impact on society's mobility technology through leadership, research and innovation.

Jackson is an internationally recognized leader in the field of tribology and lubrication science as a result of 35 years of industrial basic research and through his service to the technical community. His particular technical skills and interests are in elastohydrodynamic lubrication, traction, gear efficiency, rolling contact fatigue, synthetic lubricants, base stock synthesis, lubricant formulation, lubricant additives, surface films, lubricant shear stability, wear, friction, automotive fuel economy, and lubricant effects on automotive emissions.

To read more about Andrew Jackson, please visit his faculty profile.