Matthew A. Clarke Assistant Professor University of Illinois



Matthew Clarke, an esteemed Assistant Professor in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his field. With a Ph.D. and M.S. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from Stanford University, as well as a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Howard University, his academic foundation is both comprehensive and diverse. Recognized for his contributions, Professor Clarke is a respected member of the V/STOL Aircraft Systems Technical Committee of AIAA, further demonstrating his commitment to advancing the field. Prior to his current role, he served as a Boeing Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Professor Clarke's passion for aerospace engineering is evident in his exceptional research, teaching, and dedication to shaping the future of the industry.