David Trevas, PhD
Education Accordion Closed
- Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Rice University, 1994
- M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Rice University, 1989
- B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Rice University, 1986
About Accordion Closed
Dr. David Trevas joined the faculty at Northern Arizona University in 2016 after working as an engineer in industries including oil & gas, electric power and medical devices. His accomplishments were in CAD automation and research and development of mechanical devices and systems serving those industries and has several patents that resulted from his work. Dr. Trevas teaches machine design and senior capstone design courses and instructs the thermal-fluids lab. Dr. Trevas founded the Arduino Club primarily to help mechanical engineers implement electronics into their work and serves as the faculty advisor. He is also co-faculty advisor of the NAU Tennis Club.