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2019 Affiliates Meeting

Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Program of the 59th Annual Meeting of the Affiliates of Stanford University in Aeronautics and Astronautics

W. F. Durand Building, The Spilker Conference Room (Durand 450)


Introduction - Professor Juan J. Alonso, Affiliates Program Director


State of the Department - Professor Charbel Farhat, Department Chair


Fast Trajectory Optimization: A Step towards Online Motion Planning for Underactuated Robots - Brian Jackson


Space- and Ground-based Measurement of Radiation Belt Precipitation: Extending the Capabilities of CubeSats and Radars - Diana Juarez Madera

9:50am Question and Answer Session
10:00am Model Reduction for Model Predictive Control of Automated Aircraft Landing - Andrew McClellan and Joseph Lorenzetti
10:10am Horizontal Maneuver Coordination for Unmanned Aircraft Collision Avoidance Systems - Rachael Tompa
10:20am Quesion and Answer Session
10:30am Recent Advances in Hybrid Rocket Engines - Professor Brian Cantwell
11:10am Preliminary Design of a Hybrid Rocket Motor for Small-satellite Propulsion - Flora Mechentel
11:20am Deployment of Stretchable Sensor Networks on Non-Developable Surfaces - Elliot Ransom
11:30am Question and Answer Session
11:40am "Tiny-but-tough" Gallium Nitride Nanoelectronics for Extreme Harsh Environment - Professor Debbie Senesky
12:20-1:15pm Lunch - Hartley Conferenence Center Patio
1:15-2:00pm Poster Session - Skilling Teaching Lab
2:00pm Gallium Nitride Photodetector Measurements of Combustion in a Hybrid Rocket Fuel Grain - Hannah Alpert
2:10pm Data Security for GPS - Andrew Neish
2:20pm Large-Eddy Simulations of Supersonic Jet Screech - Gary Wu
2:30pm Question and Answer Session
2:40pm Game On! Enabling Robots to Collaborate and Compete with Game Theory - Professor Mac Schwager
3:20pm Communication-Efficient Distributed Filtering - Trevor Halsted
3:30pm Generative Bayesian Networks for Conceptual Aircraft Design - Emilio Botero
3:40pm Question and Answer Session
3:50pm Break
4:00pm Collaborative Multi-Robot Terrain Relative Navigation - Adam Wiktor
4:10pm Identifying aerodynamics properties of small-scale models from flight tests data - Jean de Becdelievre
4:20pm Pose Estimation For Non-Cooperative Spacecraft Rendezvous Using Neural Networks - Sumant Sharma
4:30pm Question and Answer Session
4:40pm Feedback Session
6:00pm Dinner - Left Bank Menlo Park