This is the professional website of Joe Shepherd,
the C. L. "Kelly" Johnson Professor of Aeronautics and Professor of Mechanical Engineering. Use the links on the left to find contact, biographical
information, teaching, research, and publication information.
I am also the Dean of Graduate Studies (effective April 1, 2009) and spend a portion of my day, usually in the morning,
in the Graduate Office.
Attention all propective students, interns, and summer students
Information for potential students can be found on the ME, GALCIT,and Caltech websites. Please view these sites, the Caltech Catalog, and the Graduate Studies Office for further information regarding study at Caltech. All application materials for Graduate study should be submitted directly to the graduate office. Inquiries about summer research opportunities should be directed to the SURF office. Please do not send me your application materials or resumes directly. Thank you.