MSAE Project & Thesis Reports: 2014

Fall 2014

Randhir S. Brar
Design of a blended wing-body aircraft
Advisor: Dr. Mourtos

Alexander Carlozzi
Estimating radiative heating for blunt bodies using Maslen's method for hypersonic flows
Advisor: Dr. Papadopoulos

Spring 2014

Ernie Eugene Gabriel Alvarez
Thermal and power CubeSat subsystem integration
Advisor: Dr. Papadopoulos

Jose Cortez
Docking mechanisms in nano-satellites for autonomous rendezvous
Advisor: Dr. Papadopoulos

Josue Lopez
Aerodynamic forces and heat transfer on a sphere and a cone in hypersonic flow
Advisor: Dr. Mourtos

Seruvizhi Maharajan
Design of a supersonic transport
Advisor: Dr. Mourtos

Towles-Moore
High-speed subsonic wind tunnel design
Advisor: Dr. Mourtos

Kartavya Patel
Airfoil boundary layer separation prediction
Advisor: Dr. Mourtos

Zach Pirkl
Design and integration of an expandable radio frequency switch matrix using cots components
Advisor: Dr. Papadopoulos

Amy Rawls
CubeSat general subsystem performance specification
Advisor: Dr. Papadopoulos

Matthew Ringle
System design and optimization of a hypersonic launch vehicle
Advisor: Dr. Papadopoulos
 
Martin R. Sullivan & Jennifer E. Sutton
Design of a Red Bull Flugtag aircraft
Advisor: Dr. Mourtos