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2022

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Quantifying the Dynamics of an Idealized Oil-Plume in Stratified Environment Using Direct Numerical Simulations, Jasmin Ahmed

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Attainable Moment Set and Actuation Time of a Bio-Inspired Rotating Empennage, Christian R. Bolander, Douglas F. Hunsaker, David Myszka, and James J. Joo; AIAA SCITECH 2022 Forum

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Novel Patterning Techniques to Improve Digital Image Correlation in Challenging Environments, Weston Craig

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Release of Large Water Droplets, Jeffrey N. Fonnesbeck

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Seam Shifted Wake in the Magnus and Non-Magnus Directions, John W. Garrett

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Calibration Procedure for DIC Strain Measurements During Vibration-based Fatigue Testing, Benjamin D. Hill

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A Study of Wings with Constant and Variable Sweep for Aerodynamic Efficiency in Inviscid Flow, Bruno Moorthamers

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Thermodynamic Analysis of a Novel Cycle for Nuclear SMR and Heat Transfer Performance Validation of the Related Supercritical Working Fluids, Benjamin M. Pepper

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Improved Digital Image Correlation Techniques at High Speed and High Temperature, Lindsey J. Rowley

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Optimal Relative Path Planning for Constrained Stochastic Space Systems, Nathan Bohus Stastny

2021

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Sonic Boom Loudness Reduction Through Localized Supersonic Aircraft Equivalent-Area Changes, Troy A. Abraham

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Characteristic of the Dynamics of Disorder in Crystalline and Amorphous Materials, Amir Behbahanian

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Attitude and Reflection Parameter Estimation of Resident Space Objects Using Ground-Based Photometry, Arun J. Bernard

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Sensitivity Study for UAV GPS-Denied Navigation in Uncertain Landmark Fields, Samantha D. Burton

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Passive Cavity Deflation after Water Entry Facilitated by a Vented Tube, Emma R. Fraley

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Practical Implementation of a General Numerical Lifting-Line Method, Cory D. Goates and Douglas F. Hunsaker; AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum

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Navigation Performance of Line/Plane Intersection Lidar Model in Conjunction with Opportunistic Feature Tracker, Michael R. Hansen

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High-Magnification Digital Image Correlation Techniques for Aged Nuclear Fuel Cladding Testing, Robert Scott Hansen

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Modeling, Simulation and Optimization of Nuclear Hybrid Energy Systems Using OpenModelica and RAVEN, Stephen Michael Hills

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The Effect of Bit Depth on High Temperature Digital Image Correlation Measurements, Steven Robert Jarrett

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Exact and Approximate Relaxation Techniques for Computational Guidance, Sheril Avikkal Kunhippurayil

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3D-Printed Morphing Wings for Controlling Yaw on Flying-Wing Aircraft, Benjamin C. Moulton

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3D-Printed Wings with Morphing Trailing-Edge Technology, Benjamin C. Moulton and Douglas F. Hunsaker; AIAA Scitech Forum Virtual Event

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Computational Fluid Dynamics Benchmark Validation Experiment of Plenum-to-Plenum Flow Through Vertical Heated Parallel Channels, Austin W. Parker

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Impacts in Fluids: Forces, Scaling Laws and Bouncing Modes in Projectile Impacts on Water Pools and Droplets, Rafsan Rabbi

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Collective Motion in Pelotons and Fish Schools: Observation and Modeling, Syed Rafid Rahman

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Development of a Variable Extensometer Method for Measuring Ductility Scaling Parameters, Adam J. Smith

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Airframe and Systems Design, Analysis, and Testing of the Horizon Morphing-Wing Aircraft, Sabrina A. Snow

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Development of an Anisotropic Thermal Stress Model for a Low-Erosion Hybrid Rocket Nozzle System, Judson C. Stephens

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Sensitivity and Estimation of Aerodynamic, Propulsion, and Inertial Parameters for Rudderless Aircraft Using Simulation, Jaden Thurgood

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Sensitivity and Estimation of Flying-Wing Aerodynamic, Propulsion, and Inertial Parameters Using Simulation, Jaden Thurgood and Douglas F. Hunsaker; AIAA Scitech Forum Virtual Event

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Surrogate Optimization Model for an Integrated Regenerative Methanol Transcritical Cycle, Yili Zhang

2020

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Identifying Optimal Equivalent Area Changes to Reduce Sonic Boom Loudness, Troy Abraham, Douglas F. Hunsaker, Jonathan M. Weaver-Rosen, and Richard J. Malak Jr.; AIAA Scitech Forum

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Benchmarking of a Mobile Phone Particle Image Velocimetry System, David Armijo

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Thermal Modeling and Analysis of Roadway Embedded Wireless Power Transfer Modules, Arden N. Barnes

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Near-Field Pressure Signature Splicing for Low-Fidelity Design Space Exploration of Supersonic Aircraft, Christian R. Bolander and Douglas F. Hunsaker; AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum

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Optimization of Aileron Spanwise Size and Shape to Minimize Induced Drag in Roll with Correlating Adverse Yaw, Joshua R. Brincklow

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Transient Thermal Modeling of Bioprocessing Equipment, Cody M. Cummings

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Closed-Loop Propulsive Control for Very Low Perigee Orbit Energy Management and Stabilization, Tyler J. Gardner

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Flash Lab: A High-Speed Imaging Laboratory, Cody D. Hatch

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Molecular Mechanisms and Design of Hydrogen-Bonded Materials for Thermal Applications, Jinlong He

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Improving Thermal Conduction Across Cathode/Electrolyte Interfaces in Solid-State Lithium-Ion Batteries by Hierarchical Hydrogen-Bond Network, Jinlong He, Lin Zhang, and Ling Liu; Materials & Design

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Fluted Films Caused by Gravity Driven Water Drainage from Vertical Tubes, Matthew B. Jones

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Developing a Mobile Application‐Based Particle Image Velocimetry Tool for Enhanced Teaching and Learning in Fluid Mechanics: A Design‐Based Research Approach, Angela L. Minichiello, David Armijo, Sarbajit Mukherjee, Lori M. Caldwell, Vladimir Kulyukin, Tadd T. Truscott, Jack Elliott, and Aditya Bhouraskar; Computer Applications in Engineering Education

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Practical Optical Survey Strategies for Near Geostationary Orbital Debris, Akhter Mahmud Nafi

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Minimising Induced Drag with Weight Distribution, Lift Distribution, Wingspan, and Wing-Structure Weight, Warren F. Phillips, Douglas F. Hunsaker, and Jeffrey D. Taylor; The Aeronautical Journal

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A General Approach to Lifting-Line Theory, Applied to Wings with Sweep, Jackson T. Reid

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Analytic Guidance Strategies for Passively Safe Rendezvous and Proximity Operations, Simon Shuster

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Pitched Baseballs and the Seam Shifted Wake, Andrew W. Smith

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Impact of Parasitic Drag on a Family of Optimal Lift Distributions, Austin J. Stewart

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Minimum Induced Drag for Tapered Wings Including Structural Constraints, Jeffrey D. Taylor and Doug F. Hunsaker; AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum

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Minimum Induced Drag for Tapered Wings Including Structural Constraints, Jeffrey D. Taylor and Douglas F. Hunsaker; Journal of Aircraft

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Numerical Method for Rapid Aerostructural Design and Optimization, Jeffrey D. Taylor and Douglas F. Hunsaker; AIAA 2020-3175, AIAA Aviation 2020 Forum

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Improvement of Ultraviolet Digital Image Correlation (UV-DIC) at Extreme Temperatures, Thinh Quang Thai

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Change of Exposure Time Mid-Test in High Temperature DIC Measurement, Thinh Quang Thai, Adam J. Smith, Robert J. Rowley, Paul R. Gradl, and Ryan B. Berke; Measurement Science and Technology

2019

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Comparison of Induced and Parasitic Drag on Wings with Minimum Induced Drag, Sarah A. Abdel-Motaleb

Optimization of Lift Distribution for Minimum Induced and Parasitic Drag Component, Sarah A. Abdel-Motaleb, Jeffrey D. Taylor, and Douglas F. Hunsaker; AIAA 2019 SciTech Forum

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Development and Testing of Additively Manufactured Aerospike Nozzles for Small Satellite Propulsion, Isaac W. Armstrong

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How Vision Governs the Collective Behaviour of Dense Cycling Pelotons, J. Belden, Mohammad M. Mansoor, A. Hellum, S. R. Rahman, A. Meyer, C. Pease, J. Pacheco, S. Koziol, and Tadd T. Truscott; Journal of the Royal Society. Interface

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Control and Stability of Upper Stage Launch Vehicle With Hybrid Arc-Ignition Attitude Control System, Steven Russell Bennett

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Revolution in Autonomous Orbital Navigation (RAON), Rachit Bhatia

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A Sine-Summation Algorithm for the Prediction of Ship Deck Motion, Christian R. Bolander and Douglas F. Hunsaker; Oceans 2018 MTS/IEEE Charleston

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A Procedure for the Calculation of the Perceived Loudness of Sonic Booms, Christian R. Bolander, Douglas F. Hunsaker, Hao Shen, and Forrest L. Carpenter; AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum

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A Multi-Fidelity Prediction of Aerodynamic and Sonic Boom Characteristics of the JAXA Wing Body, Forrest L. Carpenter, Paul G. A. Cizmas, Christian R. Bolander, Ted N. Giblette, and Doug F. Hunsaker; AIAA Aviation 2019 Forum

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Rapid Prediction of Low-Boom and Aerodynamic Performance of Supersonic Transport Aircraft Using Panel Methods, Ted N. Giblette

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Multiple IMU Sensor Fusion for SUAS Navigation and Photogrammetry, Matthew Givens

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Development and Testing of a Hydrogen Peroxide Injected Thrust Augmenting Nozzle for a Hybrid Rocket, Mark C. Heiner

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Numerical Analysis and Spanwise Shape Optimization for Finite Wings of Arbitrary Aspect Ratio, Joshua D. Hodson

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Aerodynamic Centers of Arbitrary Airfoils Below Stall, Douglas F. Hunsaker, Orrin D. Pope, Jeffrey D. Taylor, and Josh Hodson; Journal of Aircraft

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Micromechanics-Enriched Finite Element Modeling of Composites With Manufacturing or Service-Induced Defects, Alden S. Hyde

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Calibration of Hot-Film X-Probes for High Accuracy Angle Alignment in Wind Tunnels, Dallin L. Jackson

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Isentropic Efficiency and Theoretical Analysis of the Planetary Rotor Expander, Joseph L. James

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Angles-Only EKF Navigation for Hyperbolic Flybys, Iggy Matheson

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Investigation of Thermoplastic Polymers and Their Blends for Use in Hybrid Rocket Combustion, Spencer D. Mathias

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Minimizing Induced Drag with Weight Distribution, Lift Distribution, Wingspan, and Wing-Structure Weight, Warren F. Phillips, Douglas F. Hunsaker, and Jeffrey D. Taylor; AIAA Aviation 2019 Forum

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The Water Entry of a Sphere in a Jet, Nathan B. Spiers, Jesse Belden, Zhao Pan, Sean Holekamp, George Badlissi, Matthew Jones, and Tadd T. Truscott; Journal of Fluid Mechanics

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Water Entry of Spheres at Various Contact Angles, Nathan B. Spiers, Mohammad M. Mansoor, Jesse Belden, and Tadd T. Truscott; Journal of Fluid Mechanics

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Experimental Investigation of N2O/O2 Mixtures as Volumetrically Efficient Oxidizers for Small Spacecraft Hybrid Propulsion Systems, Rob L. Stoddard

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Reconstruction of Attenuated Hybrid Rocket Motor Chamber Pressure Signals Using Maximum Likelihood Estimation and Optimal Deconvolution, Evan M. Zelesnik

2018

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Uncertainty Quantification and Sensitivity Analysis of Multiphysics Environments for Application in Pressurized Water Reactor Design, Cole David Blakely

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Plume Contamination Measurements of an Additively-Printed GOX/ABS Hybrid Thruster, David A. Brewer

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Experimental Investigation of a Green Hybrid Thruster Using a Moderately Enriched Compressed Air as the Oxidizer, Marc Anthony Bulcher

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Additively-Manufactured Hybrid Rocket Consumable Structure for CubeSat Propulsion, Britany L. Chamberlain

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Development of an Improved Low-Order Model for Propeller-Wing Interactions, Joshua Taylor Goates

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A High-Magnification UV Lens for High-Temperature Optical Strain Measurements, Robert S. Hansen

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Characterization of Carbon Nanostructured Composite Film Using Photothermal Measurement Technique, Kurt E. Harris

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Numerical Evaluation of Energy Release Rate at Material Interfaces for Fatigue Life Predictions, Robert L. Hendrickson

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Distribution of Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) Errors in a Planar Jet, Jaron A. Howell

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Droplet Impact Onto Super-Hydrophobic Surfaces and Determining the Response to Heat and Light of Terrestrial Cyanobacteria, Benjamin B. Lovett

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Thrust Augmented Nozzle for a Hybrid Rocket with a Helical Fuel Port, Joel H. Marshall

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A Propeller Model Based on a Modern Numerical Lifting-Line Algorithm with an Iterative Semi-Free Wake Solver, Zachary S. Montgomery

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Thermal and Stress Analysis of NASA X-57 Maxwell Battery Pack, Bhumika Nautiyal

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Ultraviolet Diffraction Assisted Image Correlation (UV-DAIC) for Single-Camera 3D Strain Measurement at Extreme Temperatures, Ethan K. Nickerson

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Autonomous Trajectory Planning for Satellite RPO and Safety of Flight Using Convex Optimization, Nicholas G. Ortolano

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Design Survey of Laminated Composite I-Beam, Mrinmoy Saha

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A Non-Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics Study of the Effects of Helium Bubbles on the Thermal Conductivity of ZrC, Tate Shorthill

A Performance Analysis of On-orbit Numerical Propgators, Simon Shuster, D. Geller, and T. Smith; AAS Guidance and Control Conference

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Water Entry Cavity Dynamics, Nathan B. Speirs

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Fluted Films, Nathan B. Spiers, Mohammad M. Mansoor, Jesse Belden, Randy Craig Hurd, Zhao Pan, and Tadd T. Truscott; Physical Review Fluids

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Entry of a Sphere into a Water-Surfactant Mixture and the Effect of a Bubble Layer, Nathan B. Spiers, Mohammad M. Mansoor, Randy Craig Hurd, Saberul I. Sharker, W. G. Robinson, B. J. Williams, and Tadd T. Truscott; Physical Review Fluids