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Dr. Jed Marquart, PE

Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering Department
Biggs 138
525 S. Main Street
Ada, OH 45810
Professional Experience: 
  • Professor, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 2004-present
  • Associate Prof., Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 1997-2004
  • Assistant Prof., Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 1991-1997
  • Aerospace Engineer, Wright-Patterson AFB, Dayton, OH, 1989-1991
  • Aerospace Engineer, SofTech, Inc., Dayton, OH, 1987-1989
  • Aerospace Engineer, Arvin/Calspan, Dayton, OH, 1984-1987
  • Project Engineer, Ridge & Associates, Inc., Findlay, OH, 1980-1984
  • PE, Registered Professional Engineer in Ohio
  • PhD., Aerospace Engineering, University of Dayton, 1996
  • MSAE, Aerospace Engineering University of Dayton, 1988
  • BSME, Mechanical Engineering, Ohio Northern University, 1980
Teaching Interests: 
  • Thermodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Heat Transfer
  • Aircraft Design
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Freshman Engineering
Research Interests: 

Currently provide consulting/research services to local industries including NASA in the following areas:

  • Finite element analysis of biomedical and aerospace parts/structures
  • Finite element analysis of piping systems
  • CFD analysis of turbomachinery, including the space shuttle main engine
  • CFD and FEA analysis for aircraft design
Selected Publications: 
  1. Marquart, J.E., Endicott, D.S., and Dear, C.A., “CFD Investigation of the Drag Effects of Heating and Cooling Cylinders in Crossflow”, 6th AIAA Flow Control Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, 25 - 28 June 2012.
  2. Sawyers, D.R., Jr., Garbash, A.N., Marquart, J.E., and Shen, H, “Heat Accumulation in the Helmet for the Treatment of Deformational Plagiocephaly”, The 6th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Biomedical Engineering, May 17-20, 2012, Shanghai, China.
  3. Garbash, A.N., Marquart, J.E., and Shen, H, “Deformation of Layered Polymeric Lenses and Glass Lenses under Thermal Loading”, 2011 ASEE Middle Atlantic Sectional Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, October 29, 2011.
  4. Lifer, K.C., VanAtta, J.S., Bauman, J.M., Marquart, J.E., and Shen, H., “Sample Biomedical Projects Carried Out by Undergraduate Mechanical Engineering Students”, ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Colorado, Nov. 11-17, 2011, Paper No. IMECE2011-63087.
  5. Estell, J.K., Marquart, J.E., and Reid, K., “Addressing Third World Poverty inFirst-Year Engineering Capstone Projects: Initial Findings”, ASEE Annual Conference, Louisville, KY, June 2010.
  6. Ondrake, J.E., Lifer, K.C., Haman, S.P., Marquart, J.E., Shen, H., “Single Screw vs. Double Screw Device for Femur Bone Fracture”, 4th Frontiers in Biomedical Devices Conference and Exposition, Irvine, California, Poster BioMed 2009-83132.
  7. Walters D. and Marquart, J.E., “Finite Element Analysis of the Teton Aircraft Design TAD-01 LSA”, Project report for Teton Aircraft, December 2009.
  8. Marquart, J.E., “Teaching CFD to Undergraduate Engineers Using Theory and Commercial Software”, Dayton-Cincinnati Aerospace Sciences Symposium, March 2009.
  9. Yoder, J-D, Estell, John, Sawyers, David, and Marquart, J.E., Direct Measures Assessment:Adapting ‘Best Assessment Practices’ to a Mechanical Engineering Department, ASEE North Central Regional Conference, March 2008
  10. Sawyers, D.R, and Marquart, J.E., Using Simulation Software in Thermal Science Courses, ASEE North Central Regional Conference, April 2007.
  11. Sawyers, D.R, and Marquart, J.E., The Use of Student-Generated Lab Plans in the Thermal Sciences, ASEE National Conference, Chicago, IL, June 2006.
  12. Marquart, J.E., Dorney, D.J., A Successful CFD Course for Undergraduate Engineers, ASEE North Central Regional Conference, April 2005.
College of Engineering

Lori Goldsmith

Executive Administrative Assistant
Biggs 201
525 South Main Street
Ada, Ohio 45810
Monday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Wednesday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed