Geoffrey Spedding

  • Professor, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, USC Viterbi School of Engineering
Office: (213) 740-4132

Expertise Summary

An expert on the flight of bats and birds


  • Aerodynamics at small scale
  • Flight of birds and bats
  • Wake pattern formation in oceans and atmospheres
  • Quantitative image and data processing methods


  • English
  • French

Additional Information

  • Recipient, Northrop Grumman Teaching Award, 2005
  • Fellow, Center for Excellence in Teaching, 2006
  • Member: American Physical Society, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Royal Institute of Biology, Union of Concerned Scientists, Committee for Skeptical Inquiry