Dr. L. Michael Freeman

  • Emeritus Professor

Contact Information

  • Office: 237 Hardaway
  • Phone: (205) 348-7300


Dr. L. Michael Freeman, associate professor of aerospace engineering and mechanics, retired after 30 years at the Capstone in 2012. After joining the College in 1982 as an assistant professor, Freeman was promoted to associate professor in 1989. His research interests include applications of intelligent computing, genetic algorithms, fuzzy logic, aerodynamics and orbital mechanics. Besides normal faculty duties, Freeman served as the University liaison with NASA. He continues to teach part time at the College, volunteer with AIAA and consult with Pearson Publishing on Mastering Engineering, an online tutorial and homework system.