Robert Hudspeth

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Robert Hudspeth

Emeritus Appointment
Civil and Construction Engineering

Corvallis, OR
United States


Dr. Hudspeth’s specializes in nonlinear stochastic hydrodynamics; chaotic nonlinear dynamical systems; parameter identification in porous media; wave forces on fixed and floating structures; finite element modeling of near shore circulation dynamics; and poroelastic surface gravity wave soil interaction. He is a retired Navy reserve Captain from the Civil Engineer Corps. Before retiring, Dr. Hudspeth taught undergraduate and graduate classes in fluid and solid mechanics; surface gravity wave theory and applications; applied calculus and integral equations.