Faculty Advisors

Brian Thurow, Ph.D.

Dr. Brian Thurow is the W. Allen and Martha Reed Associate Professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at Auburn University.  He received his B.S. (1999), M.S. (2001) and Ph.D. (2005) from The Ohio State University. Dr. Thurow has taught classes in aerodynamics, propulsion, dynamics, light-field imaging, optical diagnostics, flow imaging, compressible fluid dynamics and turbulence.

Title / Role Aerospace Engineering Department Chair, Faculty Advisor
Address Aerospace Engineering Department
211 Davis Hall
Auburn University, AL 36849-5338
Phone: (334) 844-4874
Email: thurobs@auburn.edu

Eldon Triggs, Ph.D.

Dr. Triggs currently works as an Lecturer in the Aerospace Engineering Department at Auburn University. He teaches the Senior Launch Vehicle Design course series and Freshman Introduction to Engineering, ENGR 1110. Dr. Triggs is also responsible for the operation of the fabrication and advanced aerosystems laboratories. His extensive experience in composites and high powered rocketry greatly augments the design process for Auburn's Student Launch Team. Having completed numerous Level 2 launches, and being based in the college itself, Dr. Triggs serves as an ideal candidate for the team's Tripoli Rocket Association (TRA) and National Association of Rocketry (NAR) mentor.

NAR #99315 Level 2 / TRA #12159 Level 2

Title / Role Lecturer, Aerospace Engineering, Mentor
Address Aerospace Engineering Department
211 Davis Hall
Auburn University, AL 36849-5338
Phone: (334) 844-6809
Email: trigged@auburn.edu

Graduate Advisors