The Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech

Ian Gillis

Ian Gillis was born in Boston, MA and raised in Quito, Ecuador. His research interests include combustion and propulsion systems. He joined ASDL in Summer 2010.

Research Interests

  • Grand Challenge: Thermal Management for Fighter Aircraft, Integrating a High Heat Load Device, sponsored by AFRL
  • Research: ERA Propulsion Group, Combustor Emissions Modeling


  • B.S., Aerospace Engineering, 2009, University of Miami



  • K.V.Wong and Ian Gillis, “Transportation Energy Policy with a Focus on Biofuels,” Proceedings of the 5th WSEAS Int. Conf. on Heat and Mass Transfer, 2008, Acapulco, Mexico.

Memberships and Service

  • Tau Beta Pi
  • Pi Tau Sigma
  • Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers