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Kathy J Hays-Stang

Name

[Hays-Stang, Kathy J]
  • Lecturer, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
  • Adjunct Professor

Biography

Born March 3, l954 in Norton Kansas. Raised in Colorado and moved to Texas to work in the petroleum industry for twelve years with Sun Oil Company in onshore, offshore, and management postions. First female Sun Oil drilling engineer.

Professional Preparation

    • 2002 Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (Microscale Heat Transfer),  University of Texas at Arlington
    • 1992 M.S. in Mechancial Engineering (Acousto-Optics, Ultrasound),  University of Houston
    • 1976 B.S. in Mineral Engineering, Petroleum OptionColorado School of Mines

Memberships

  • Membership
    • 1991 to Present Acoustical Society of America (ASA, part of American Institute of Physics)
    • Dec 1988 to Present American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
    • 1974 to Present Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE)

Publications

      Journal Article 2001
      • “On Convergence and Uniqueness of Microscale Heat Transfer Equation”, A. Haji-Sheikh, F. R. Payne, K. J. Hays-Stang, Integral Methods in Science and Engineering, 418.

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      Journal Article 1999
      • "A unified solution for heat conduction in thin films", Kathy J. Hays-Stang and A. Haji-Sheikh, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 42.3, pp.455-65, 1999.

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      Conference Paper 1997
      • "Periodic heat flux-temperature phase difference for thin metal films" [Conference Paper, presentation in Dallas], Kathy J. Hays-Stang and A. Haji- Sheikh, The 1997 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition. ASME. 1997, pp.205-12.

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      Journal Article 1995
      • "Investigation of ultrasonic pulses with an optical probe", Kathy J. Hays-Stang and Bill D. Cook, The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 97, pp. 2210-17, 1995

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      Conference Paper 1994
      • "An Analytical Solution for Heat Transfer in Thin Films", Kathy J. Hays-Stang and A. Haji-Sheikh, Proceedings of the Winter Annual Meeting of ASME, l994

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Presentations

  • Past
    •  
      "Measurement of the angular spectrum of ultrasonic transducers using an optical probe"

      Kathy J. Hays-Stang, Michael Johansen, and Bill D. Cook, presented at ASA meeting, Houston, Texas, abstract in Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 90.4, 1991

  • Past
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      "An investigation using an optical probe to study ultrasonic pulses",

      Jo Hays-Stang and Bill D. Cook, presented at ASA meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, abstract in Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 92.4, l992

  • Past
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      "A unified linear system approach to ultrasonic radiation from a baffled transducer"

       Kathy J. Hays-Stang, presented at Joint ASA/EAA meeting, Berlin, Germany, abstract in Journal of the Acoustical Society, 105.2, 1999

Courses

      • MAE 2381-001 Mechanical Methods and Measurements I

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-005 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-001 Experimental Methods and Measurements I

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-004 Experimental Measurements and Methods I

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-005 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-004 Experimental Methods and Measurements

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2381-005 EXPERIMENTAL METHODS AND MEASUREMENTS

        Introduction to data analysis, incorporating statistics and probability,design and planning ofengineering experiments for error prediction and control. Measurement and instrumentation, basic instruments, their calibration and use.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3360-001 Engineering Analysis

        Mathematical Analysis with emphasis on solution techniques and engineering appllications. Topic include: ordinary differential equations (ODE), Laplace Transforms, numerical solutions of ODE, boundary value problems, Fourier series, Sturm-Liouveille problems and vector calculus.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3309-002 Thermal Engineering

        To present basic concepts and definitions in the study of the conversion of heat to work using pure substances, the application of the first and second laws of thermodynamics, entropy and thermal efficiencies, and an introduction to heat transfer by conduction, convection and radiation.

        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3360-001 Engineering Analysis

        Mathematical analysis with emphasis on solution techniques and engineering applications. Topics include: ordinary differential equations (ODE), Laplace Transform, numerical solutions of ODE, boundary value problems, Fourier series, Sturm-Liouville problems and vector calculus. 

        Spring - 11 Weeks - 2013Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2360-004 Numerical Analysis

        Utilization of digital computers in mechanical and aerospace engineering. Computational algorithums and their representation in C, Matlab, and Fortran. Introduction to linear algebra and numerical methods. 

        2 hours lecture

        1 hour lab

        Spring - 11 Weeks - 2013Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3360-002 Engineering Analysis

        Mathematical analysis with emphasis on solution techniques and engineering applications. Topics include: ordinary differential equations (ODE), Laplace Transform, numerical solutions of ODE, boundary value problems, Fourier series, Sturm-Liouville problems and vector calculus. 

        Fall - 11 Weeks - 2012Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 2360-004 Numerical Analysis

        Utilization of digital computers in mechanical and aerospace engineering. Computational algorithums and their representation in Fortran, C, and Matlab. Introduction to linear algebra and numerical methods. 

        2 credit hours lecture

        1 credit hour lab

        Fall - 11 Weeks - 2012Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3309-002 Thermal Engineering

        To present basic concepts and definitions in the study of the conversion of heat to work using pure substances, the application of the first and second laws of thermodynamics, entropy and thermal efficiencies, and an introduction to heat transfer by conduction, convection and radiation. When possible, allow each student to further explore thermal science topics of interest.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3309-002 Thermal Engineering

        To present basic concepts and definitions in the study of the conversion of heat to work using pure substances, the application of the first and second laws of thermodynamics, entropy and thermal efficiencies, and an introduction to heat transfer by conduction, convection and radiation. When possible, allow each student to further explore thermal science topics of interest.

        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012Contact info & Office Hours
      • MAE 3309-002 Thermal Engineering
        Basic concepts and definitions in the study of the conversion of heat to work using pure substances, the application of the first and second laws of thermodynamics, entropy and thermal efficiencies, and an introduction to heat transfer by conduction, convection and radiation.
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2012