AbdulRaheem Bello

Research Scientist

Research Scientist
+1 574-631-7145
101 Turbomachinery Laboratory, 1165 FRANKLIN STREET, SUITE 200


AbdulRaheem Bello joined NDTL in 2022 as a Research Scientist. Bello is the technical lead for research programs in the calorimeter facility, focusing on centrifugal compressor development and testing. His doctoral work focused on developing and testing a detonation engine power generator to enable characterization of the exergy efficiency. His master’s research focused on developing and operating a detonation-driven hypersonic shock tunnel capable of generating high enthalpy flows. Bello holds a BS in Astronomy and BS in Space Physics from the University of Texas at Austin (2011). He received his MS (2012) and Ph.D. (2016) in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington.