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Affiliates Meeting

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Program of the 54rd Annual Meeting of the Affiliates of Stanford University in Aeronautics and Astronautics

W. F. Durand Building, Hoff Conference Room (Durand 450)

Agenda

8:15

Welcome
Prof. Juan Alonso

Director, Affiliates Program

8:20

STATE OF THE DEPARTMENT
Prof. Charbel Farhat

Chair, Aeronautics and Astronautics

8:40

Questions and Answers

8:50

Dynamics and Control of a Helicopter Dual-Lift System
Marcos Berrios

Advisor: Prof. David Powell

9:00

Questions and Answers

9:10

Control of Robotic Mobility-on-Demand Systems: A Queuing Theoretical Perspective
Rick Zhang

Advisor: Prof. Marco Pavone

9:20

Algorithms for Real-Time Spacecraft Motion Planning
Edward Schmerling

Advisor: Prof. Marco Pavone

9:30

Questions and Answers

9:40

Correlation of Imaging Sonar Acoustic Shadows and Bathymetry for Underwater Robotic Localization
Jose Padial

Advisor: Prof. Steve Rock

9:50

Robust Adaptive Terrain-Relative Navigation
Shandor Dektor

Advisor: Prof. Steve Rock

10:00

Questions and Answers

10:10

Break

10:20

FACULTY PRESENTATION
A Decision Theoretic Approach for Next Generation Aircraft Collision Avoidance

Prof. Mykel Kochenderfer

10:40

Questions and Answers

10:50

Adaptive Antennas in a Dynamic GPS Landscape
Emily McMilin

Advisor: Prof. Per Enge

11:00

Questions and Answers

11:10

Detection and Modeling of Orbital Debris
Alan Sheng Xi Li

Advisor: Prof. Sigrid Close

11:20

Reentry Blackout Alleviation Through Electron Bunching
Siddharth Krishnamoorthy

Advisor: Prof. Sigrid Close

11:30

Questions and Answers

11:40

Unified 3D Trajectory Approach for Integrated Traffic Management
Tom Colvin

Advisor: Prof. Juan Alonso

11:50

Coral Mapping with UAVs and Fluid Lensing
Trent Lukaczyk

Advisor: Prof. Juan Alonso

12:00

Questions and Answers

12:10

Lunch - Mitchell Earth Sciences Building Patio

1:00 Poster Session - Hartley Conference Center,
Mitchell Earth Sciences Building
2:00

FACULTY PRESENTATION
Positioning of Distributed Space Systems

Prof. Simone D'Amico

2:20

Questions and Answers

2:30

Large Eddy Simulations of a 3D Shock Train at High Reynolds Number
Zachary Vane

Advisor: Prof. Sanjiva Lele

2:40

Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics of a Wind Turbine Airfoil Using Wall Modeled Large Eddy Simulation
Joseph Kocheemoolayil

Advisor: Prof. Sanjiva Lele

2:50

Questions and Answers

3:00

High-Order, Unstructured Flux Reconstruction Schemes for Wave Propagation
Kartikey Asthana

Advisor: Prof. Antony Jameson

3:10

A Simplified Formulation of the Flux Reconstruction Method for the Euler Equations
Joshua Romero

Advisor: Prof. Antony Jameson

3:20

Questions and Answers

3:30

Break (10 minutes)

3:40

Hemispherical Anti-Twist Tracking System (HATTS) Joint
Andrew Nuttall

Advisor: Prof. Andrew Kalman

3:50

Questions and Answers

4:00

State Sensing and Awareness for Fly-by-Feel Autonomous Vehicles
Fotis Kopsaftopoulos

Advisor: Prof. Fu-Kuo Chang

4:10

Robust Multifunctional Battery Chassis Systems for Automotive Applications
David Wang

Advisor: Prof. Fu-Kuo Chang

4:20

Questions and Answers

4:30

A High-Order Discontinuous Galerkin Method with Lagrange Multipliers for the Efficient Solution of Unsteady Advection-Diffusion Problems
Raunak Borker

Advisor: Prof. Charbel Farhat

4:40

Aeroelastic Analysis of Highly Flexible Flapping Wings Using an ALE-Embedded Boundary Method for Turbulent Fluid-Structure Interaction Problems
Vinod Lakshminarayan

Advisor: Prof. Charbel Farhat

4:50

Questions and Answers

5:00

Feedback Session with the Faculty

ADJOURN  
6:00

Cocktails and Dinner at the Stanford Faculty Club

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