Links about Prof. Ronney

Links to related pages


AME513b – Fundamentals and Applications of Combustion II - Spring 2020 class

Detailed resume  Short biography

AME101 – Introduction to Mechanical Engineering and Graphics - Fall 2021 class

Web of Science record  Google Scholar record

AME436 – Energy and Propulsion - Spring 2019 class

Directions to my office  Contact information

AME517 – Radiation Heat Transfer - Fall 2009 class

PDR’s perspective on space flight training

Why do we use hydrocarbon-fueled internal combustion engines?  There’s something much better, right?

Powerpoint version  .pdf version

 Research tips

Excel spreadsheets for engineering analysis

“The Many Lives of Engineers" - marathons

What is mechanical engineering?

Utah canyoneering – Combustion Physics Lab outing

Serendipity and contrarianism in research:

Whole folder  pdf version  zip file

Contact information

Professor Paul D. Ronney

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Viterbi School of Engineering

OHE 430J

University of Southern California

Los Angeles, CA 90089-1453

(213) 740-0490 (phone); (213) 740-8071 (fax)

Email:; home page: