Events

Affiliates Meeting

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Program of the 55th Annual Meeting of the Affiliates of Stanford University in Aeronautics and Astronautics

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

Agenda

8:30

Welcome
Prof. Juan Alonso

Director, Affiliates Program

8:45

Prof. Charbel Farhat
Chair, Aeronautics and Astronautics

8:55

Parameterization Framework for Aeroelastic Design Optimization of Wing Structures
Arthur Paul-Dubois-Taine

Advisor: Prof. Charbel Farhat

9:05

Next-Gen Aapproach to High-Fidelity and yet Practical Aerodynamic Shape OptimizationMatthew Zahr
Advisor: Prof. Charbel Farhat

9:15

Questions and Answers

9:25

Control of Two Autonomous Helicopters Carryng One Load
Marcos Berrios

Advisor: Prof. David Powell

9:35

Questions and Answers

9:45

Vizualization of Combustion in a Hybrid Rocket
Elizabeth Jens

Advisor: Prof. Brian Cantwell

9:55

Self-Pressurizing Propellant Tank Dynamics
Jonah Zimmerman

Advisor: Prof. Brian Cantwell

10:05

Questions and Answers

10:15

Break

10:25

Jammer Acquisition with GPS Exploration and Reconnaissance
Prof. Per Enge

10:35

Questions and Answers

10:45

Orbit Design and Precise Orbit Determination for Next Generation Gravity Missions
Duncan Eddy

Advisor: Prof. Simone D'Amico

10:55

Optimum Design of a Small-Scale Distributed Occulter /Telescope for Exoplanety Imaging
Adam Koenig

Advisor: Prof. Simone D'Amico

11:05

Questions and Answers

11:15

Analysis of Angular Distriution of Hyopervelocity Impact Plasma
Paul Tarantino

Advisor: Prof. Sigrid Close

11:25

Leveraging Chaos in Trajectory Design
Travis Swenson

Advisor: Prof. Sigrid Close

11:35

Questions and Answers

11:45

Route Planning for Terrain Relative Navigation Source
Steven Krukowski

Advisor: Prof. Steve Rock

11:55

Mapping Free-Drifting Iceberg
Marcus Hammond

Advisor: Prof. Steve Rock

12:05

Questions and Answers

12:15

Lunch (Mitchell Earth Sciences Building Patio)

1:15 Poster Session (Hartley Conference Center)
Mitchell Earth Sciences Building
2:15

GaN Surface Acoustic Wave Resonators For Space Environments
Ashwin Shankar

Advisor: Prof. Debbie Senesky

2:25

Graphene on Gallium Nitride (GaN) Ultraviolet Photodetectors for Sun Sensor Applications
Dr. Heather C. Chiamori

Advisor: Prof. Debbie Senesky

2:35

Questions and Answers

2:45

Towards Industry Ready Workstation-Powered High-Order Solvers
Manuel R. Lopez-Morales

Advisor: Prof. Antony Jameson

2:55

Finding Computationally Inexpensive Methods to Model the Flow Past Heavy Vehicles and the Design of Active Flow Control Systems for Drag Reduction
David Manosalvas

Advisor: Prof. Antony Jameson

3:05

Questions and Answers

3:15

Fluid Lensing, Applications to High-Resolution 3D Subaqueous Imaging & Automated Remote Biosphere Assessment from Airborne and Space-borne Platforms
Ved Chirayath

Advisor: Prof. Juan Alonso

3:25

Data-Assisted Turbulence Model Development
Brendan Tracey

Advisor: Prof. Juan Alonso

3:35

Questions and Answers

3:45

Effects of Ramp Angle on Compression Ramp Shock Turbulent Boundary Layer Interaction
David Dawson

Advisor: Prof. Sanjiva Lele

3:55

A Kinematic Simulation Approach to Wind Farm Analysis
Aditya Ghate

Advisor: Prof. Sanjiva Lele

4:05

Questions and Answers

4:15

Drag Free Control System Design for Gravitational Wave Detection
Sumeet Singh

Advisor: Prof. Marco Pavone

4:25

Spacecraft/Rover Hybrids for the Exploration of Small Solar System Bodies
Benjamin Hockman

Advisor: Prof. Marco Pavone

4:35

Questions and Answers

4:45

Feedback Session with the Faculty

ADJOURN  
6:00

Cocktails and Dinner at the Stanford Faculty Club

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