- B.S. (1968), Engineering, Ecole Nationale Supérieure de L’Aéronautique, France
- PhD. (1971), Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Berkeley, U.S.A.
- Doctorat ès Sciences (1979), Mathematics, Université de Paris Sud, Orsay, France
- Jean-Jacques Chattot received his Ph.D. In Aeronautical Sciences from the University of California Berkeley in 1971. He worked in the aerospace industry in France before joining, from 1989 to 2013, the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at UC Davis. Trained in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), he has been conducting research in transonic flow, applied aircraft aerodynamics and wind turbine aeroelastic simulation.