|Dr. Clyde Scandrett|
Dean, Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Naval Postgraduate School
Dr. Clyde Scandrett was appointed Dean of the Graduate School of Engineering and Applied Science in December 2014. He is a former chair of the Department of Applied Mathematics (2002-2008) and twice Chair of the Undersea Warfare Academic Group (2000-2002 and 2011-2014).
Dr. Scandrett received his undergraduate degree from the California Institute of Technology in 1976, and received his doctorate in Engineering Sciences and Applied Mathematics from Northwestern University in 1985. His research interests are primarily in the field of wave propagation having several publications in the Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Wave Motion, and the Journal of Computational Physics. Dr. Scandrett continues his support of the Mine Warfare Community in his involvement with biennial symposia focused on the Mine problem and in editing past proceedings. Prior to his arrival at the Naval Postgraduate School in 1987, Dr. Scandrett also worked for two years as an assistant research scientist at the Supercomputer Computations Research Center at Florida State University.