Stanford University Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics Aerospace Computing Laboratory

Antony Jameson

Durand Building, Room 381
Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics
Stanford University
Stanford, CA 94305
Phone: (650) 725-6208
Fax : (650) 723-3018
Email: jameson (


Thomas V. Jones Professor of Engineering
Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University, 1997-Present

James S. McDonnell Distinguished University Professor of Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department, Princeton University, 1982-1997

Director, Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics
Princeton University, 1986-1988

Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department, Princeton University, 1980-1982

Professor of Computer Science
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, 1974-1980

Associate Professor of Mathematics
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, 1973

Senior Research Scientist
Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences, New York University, 1972-1974

Staff Engineer
Grumman Aerospace Company, 1966-1972

Chief Mathematician
Hawker Siddeley Dynamics Missile Division, 1965-1966

T.U.C, 1964-1965

Research Fellow
Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, 1960-1963

Second Lieutenant
British Army, 1953-1955


B.A., Engineering (Mechanical Sciences), Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, Graduated with First Class Honors, 1958.
M.A. & Ph.D., Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, 1963.
Research Fellow, Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, 1960 - 1963.
Alfred P. Sloan Foreign Post Doctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Jan - Dec 1962.


American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Pendray Aerospace Literature Award, 2015.
Elmer A. Sperry Award for Advancing the Art of Transportation, 2006.
USACM Computational Fluid Mechanics Award, 2005.
ASME Spirit of St. Louis Medal, 1995.
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Fluid Dynamics Award, 1993.
Gold Medal of the Royal Aeronautical Society, 1988.
NASA Medal for Exeptional Scientific Achievement, 1980.

National Academies

Fellow of The Royal Academy of Engineering, 2005.
Foreign Associate, National Academy of Engineering, 1997.
Fellow of the Royal Society of London, 1995.

Fellowships of Professional Societies

Fellow of The Royal Aeronautical Society, 2004.
Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 1990.

Honorary Degrees

Docteur Honoris Causa, Uppsala University, 2002.
Docteur Honoris Causa, Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris VI, 2001.


Symposium in Honor of Professor Antony Jameson's 80th Birthday, Mathematics, Computing & Design -- Where Analysis and Creativity Combine, 2014.
12th USNCCM mini-symposium of High-Order Methods for Computational Fluid Dynamics - A special issue dedicated to the 80th birthday of Professor Antony Jameson
Symposium Celebrating the Careers of Antony Jameson, Phil Roe and Bram van Leer, San Diego, CA, 2013.
Old Wykehamist Fellow, AD Portas, Winchester College, 2011.
Honorary Member of the International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM), 2011.
Sir James Lighthill Distinguished Lectureship Award, Florida State University, 2010.
An International Symposium on the occasion of the 75th Birthday of Antony Jameson, 21st Century Challenges in Computational Engineering and Science, 2009.
R.T. Davis Memorial Lecture Award, University of Cincinnati, 2008.
F.W. (Casey) Baldwin Award, Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute, 2006.
Workshop in Honor of Professor Antony Jameson's 70th Birthday, Pacing CFD: Technology Drivers and Barriers to Progress, 2004.
The Sixth National Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics Lectureship Award, Aeronautical & Astronautical Society of the Republic of China, 1999.
Theodorsen Lectureship Award, ICASE, NASA Langley, 1997.
Frontiers of Computational Fluid Dynamics 1994, Special edition dedicated to Professor Antony Jameson for his 60th birthday, edited by D.A. Caughey and M.M. Hafez, John Wiley & Sons 1994, ISBN:0471953342. Also see Computational Fluid Dynamics Journal, Vol.5, Number 2, 1996, 1996.
W.R. Sears Distinguished Lecturer, Cornell University, 1992.
Honorary Fellow of Trinity Hall, Cambridge, 1990.
Honorary Professor of Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xian, China, 1986.
Alfred P. Sloan Foreign Post-Doctoral Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1962.
First Class Honors, Cambridge University, 1958.
Open Scholarship to Trinity Hall, Cambridge University, 1955.
Scholarship to Winchester College, England, 1948.



Theses of Ph.D. students


Major Lectures


CFD Gallery


Unpublished Notes

Class Notes

Notes on Numerical Analysis

Recent Presentations

The Boeing Airplanes that have Benefited from Antony Jameson's CFD Technology

The "flo" codes

Use of the "flo" codes

Press Releases

A Short Series of World History by Brig. G.O.M. Jameson

Fun Stuff