David Gonzalez is a PhD student in the Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department. Prior to joining OSU and the HFCMPL, he obtained his B.S. and M.S. from Western Michigan University and is currently employed by the Naval Surface Warfare Center. His research interests include control of supersonic flows, shear layer instabilities, and post-processing algorithms for the study of these phenomena. He is a Senior Member of AIAA.