Ryan N. Smith

Associate Professor
Department of Physics and Engineering
Fort Lewis College
Sitter Hall #2758
1000 Rim Drive
Durango, CO 81301 USA

email: rnsmith (at) fortlewis (dot) edu
phone: +1 (970) 247-7663

**The best and preferred method of contact is via email**


Current Courses
  • ENGR 336 (Systems and Control)
    • MWF - 9:05-10:00 (Section 1)
    • MWF - 10:10-11:05 (Section 2)
    • Sitter 711 / Berndt 310
  • ENGR 321 (Fluid Mechanics)
    • MWF - 12:20-13:15
    • Berndt 610
  • ENGR 496 (Senior Design)
    • W - 15:35-18:35
    • Sitter 710
Office Hours
My availability for office hours and appointments is located HERE. If none of the available times work with your schedule, email me with some options and we can iterate to a mutually agreeable meeting time. Also, I am generally around, so feel free to drop in and see me.


Current Students
Please email me your resume and a few paragraphs on why you want to work with me, or which of the current projects interests you. Note that I look favorably upon students who do very well in fluids and controls subjects.

For students interested in independent study, there is a list of available project ideas on the students projects page.