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Theses/Dissertations from 2019

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Prediction of Noise Associated with an Isolated UAV Propeller, Samuel O. Afari

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Patient Willingness to Undergo Robotic Surgery: Identification and Validation of a Predictive Model, Emily C. Anania

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Fiber-Reinforced Polymer Bridge Girders for Extremely Aggressive Environments, Abdellah Emad Azeez

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Multimode Nonlinear Vibration Analysis of Stiffened Functionally Graded Double Curved Shells in a Thermal Environment, Boutros Azizi

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Building a 21st Century Multi-User Commercial Spaceport: Development and Application of the Spaceport Readiness Level Scale, Ryan Babb

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Thermal Bending, Buckling and Post-Buckling Analysis of Unsymmetrically Laminated Composite Beams with the Effects of Moisture and Geometric Imperfections, Claudia Barreno

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Scale Interactions within a Perturbed Plane Wall Jet, Shibani Bhatt

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Adaptive Commanding of Control Moment Gyroscopes with Backlash, Justin G. Bourke

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Multirotor UAS Sense and Avoid with Sensor Fusion, Jonathan Mark Buchholz

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Geometric Effects of Thermal Barrier Coating Damage on Turbine Blade Temperatures, Shane Colon

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Finite Element Model Validation and Testing of an Off-Road Vehicle under Dynamic Loading Conditions, MacKenzie Susan Cunningham

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Computational Model for Pedestrian Movement and Infectious Diseases Spread During Air Travel: A Molecular Dynamics-Like Numerical Approach, Pierrot Derjany

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Development of a Descriptive Model of Flow Disruption Effect on Bypass Time in a Cardiovascular Operating Room, Timothy J. Disher

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The Effectiveness of Augmented Reality for Astronauts on Lunar Missions: An Analog Study, Godfrey Valencio D’souza

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A Data Mining Methodology for Vehicle Crashworthiness Design, Xianping Du

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Spacecraft Trajectory Planning for Optimal Observability using Angles-Only Navigation, Francisco José Franquiz

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Hybrid Structural Composites with Energy Harvesting Capabilities, Simon Furnes

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Building and Integrating an Information Security Trustworthiness Framework for Aviation Systems, Anna Baron Garcia

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Adaptive Learning Terrain Estimation for Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Applications, Pedro L. Vergara Garcia

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Hypervelocity Impact Analysis of Hybrid Nanocomposite Sensors for Inflatable Space Structures, Yachna Gola

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Design and Performance of a Communications System for a Low-Cost High Altitude Balloon Platform for Troposphere and Stratosphere Research, Noemí Miguélez Gómez

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Planar Ion Probe for Low-Latitude Ionosphere/Thermosphere Enhancements in Density Cubesat Mission, Liam Owen Gunter

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Blocks' Network: Redesign Architecture based on Blockchain Technology, Moataz Hanif

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Effects of Musical Ability on Flight Planning, Situational Awareness, and Flight Path Deviations, Andrew P. Henry

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Astrodynamics of the Next Generation Space Weather Prediction Mission, Mark Herring

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Fuel Shortages During Hurricanes: Epidemiological Modeling and Optimal Control, Sabique Ul Islam

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Numerical Treatment of Schrödinger’s Equation for One-Particle and Two-Particle Systems Using Matrix Method, Spatika Dasharati Iyengar

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A Volume-Force Synthetic Disturbance Approach for High-Fidelity of Unsteady Fluid Structure Interactions, Marina Kazarina

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Nonlinear Estimation and Control Methods for Mechanical and Aerospace Systems under Actuator Uncertainty, Krishna Bhavithavya Kidambi

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Feasibility of Circular Orbits for Proximity Operations in Strongly Perturbed Environments around Uniformly Rotating Asteroids, Nicholas Peter Liapis

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A Hybrid Vortex Solution for Radial Equilibrium in Axial Compressors, Wenyu Li

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Temporal-Spatial Analysis of Emergency Evacuation Traffic, Lorraine Margot Acevedo Loreto

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Experimental and Computational Analysis of a 3D Printed Wing Structure, Aryslan Malik

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Fuel Efficient Control Design and Constrained Motion Analysis for Spacecraft Coloumb Formation in Elliptic Chief Orbits, Muhammad Wasif Memon

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In-Situ Measurement of Resin Shrinkage for Aerospace Components, Samarth Motagi

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A Behavioral Research Model for Small Unmanned Aircraft Systems for Data Gathering Operations, Paul Leonard Myers III

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CFD Study of Taylor-Like Vortices in Swirling Flows, Sattar Panahandehgar

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Large Deformable Soft Actuators Using Dielectric Elastomer and Origami Inspired Structures, JangHo Park

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Assessing Impacts of Decentralizing Airpower Command and Control, Allen Goodwin Peck

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Safety Culture, Training, Understanding, Aviation Passion: The Impact on Manual Flight and Operational Performance, Karlene Kassner Petitt

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Covering Shock Wave Induced Interfacial Mixing: Numerical Study and a Control Primer, Erik S. Proaño

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Uncover the Power of Multipath : Detecting NLOS Drones Using Low-Cost WiFi Devices, Ashok Vardhan Raja

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Low-Tip-Speed High-Torque Proprotor Noise Approximation for Design Cycle Analysis, Xavier G. Santacruz

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Global Estimation Methodology for Wave Adaptation Modular Vessel Dynamics Using a Genetic Algorithm, Marco Alan Schoener

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Non-Linear Bending Analysis of Functionally Graded Beams with Spring Constraints and Thermal Effects, Swetha Suresh

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Benefits of Additional Runway Crossings on Parallel Runway Operations, Sergio Ezequiel Taleisnik

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Efficient Privacy-Aware Imagery Data Analysis, Yifan Tian

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Non-Linear Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Interactions at High Latitudes, Beket Tulegenov

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Wall-Jet Turbulence and Mixing Control by Way of a Pulsed Inlet Velocity, Cristale D. Garnica Vallejo

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Numerical Investigation of Scaling Effects of a Ramjet-Powered Projectile, Arjun Jaishankar Vedam

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Development of Robust Control Laws for Disturbance Rejection in Rotorcraft UAVs, Johannes Verberne

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Development of a Research Spacecraft Test-Bed with Implementation of Control Laws to Compensate Undesired Dynamics, Yomary Angélica Betancur Vesga

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Biomechanical Response of the Knee Complex to a Non-Linear Spring-Loaded Knee Joint Orthosis, Christine Dailey Walck

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Aviation Safety Action Program in the United States Air Force: Mobility Aircrews’ Intentions to Use Safety Reporting, Travis Jared Whittemore

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Autonomous Autorotation of a Tile-Rotor Aircraft Using Model Predictive Control, Elias Wilson

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Optimal Battery Weight Fraction for Serial Hybrid Propulsion System in Aircraft Design, Tsz Him Yeung

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Space Image Processing and Orbit Estimation Using Small Aperture Optical Systems, David Zuehlke

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Preliminary Test Predictions for Scale Ram-Air Parachute Testing, Christian A. Guzman Zurita

Theses/Dissertations from 2018

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Secure Aircraft Maintenance Records Using Blockchain (SAMR), Ahrash Aleshi

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An Underwater Vehicle Navigation System Using Acoustic and Inertial Sensors, Khalid M. Alzahrani

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Identifying Criteria to Predict Army Rifle Marksmanship Proficiency, Katlin Makina Anglin

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Homography-Based State Estimation for Autonomous Exploration in Unknown Environments, Andres S. Chavez Armijos

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An Alternative Method of Identification of a Failed Engine in Twin-Engine Propeller Aircraft, Andrey Babin

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Communication and Trust in Virtual and Face-to-Face Teams, Anthony Lee Baker

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A Numerical and Experimental Evaluation of the Turbulent Heat Flux in a Heated Jet in Crossflow, Michael R. Borghi Jr.

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Impacts of Anisotropy, Wave Heating, and Neutral Winds on High-Latitude Ionospheric Dynamics, Meghan R. Burleigh

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Systems Engineering Design of an Electronically Interactive Application for Runway Incursion Prevention, Yixuan Cheng

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Determining the Location of Runway Exits Using Airport Surface Detection Equipment, Christopher Bryan Clemmer

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A Computational Analysis of the Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics of Jets with Fluid Injection, Marco Coderoni

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Design of an Attitude Control System for a Spacecraft with Propellant Slosh Dynamics, Nolan Coulter

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A Multi-Dimensional Model of Enjoyment: Development and Validation of an Enjoyment Scale (Enjoy), Shayn Davidson

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Gender Difference in Situation Awareness when Receiving Wayfinding Direction by Landmarks and Headings, Ziyi Dong

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Shape-Stabilization of PCM/HDPE Composites with 3D-Printing Applications for Battery Thermal Management, Thomas Benjamin Freeman

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A Remote Observatory for Geocoronal Hydrogen Emissions, Margaret A. Gallant

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Control Driven Scaling Effects of Motor and Rotors for Urban Air Mobility Design, Agustin A. Giovagnoli

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Nonlinear Sliding Mode Observer Applied to Microalgae Growth, Rebecca J. Griffith

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Development of a Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Longitudinal Model for Future Flutter Testing, Said S. Hamada

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Human Factors Contributing to Preventable Adverse Drug Events in Healthcare: A Grounded Theory Approach Pilot Study, Thomas Ryan Hilgers

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Improving Seaglider Efficiency: An Analysis of Wing Shapes, Hull Morphologies, and Propulsion Methods, Christopher James Hockley

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Nonlinear Control of Underactuated and Constrained Systems, Derek Hoffman

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Sensitivity Analyses of Optimized Attitude Estimators Using Sensor Fusion Solutions for Low-Cost MEMS Configurations, Ryan W. Hoffman

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Low-Fare Flights Across the Atlantic: Impact of Low-Cost, Long-Haul, Trans-Atlantic Flights on Passenger Choice of Carrier, Jennifer Nicole Hunt

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Biofidelic Piezoresistive Sandwich Composites, Nengda Jiang

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Recommissioning REDDI: Reviving a Doppler Asymmetric Spatial Heterodyne Spectrometer for Observing Thermospheric Winds, Robert Kallio

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Feasibility Study of a Multi-Purpose Aircraft Concept with a Leading-Edge Cross-Flow Fan, Stanislav Karpuk

Behavioral Motivation of Prospective Mars’ Crewmembers, Jasleen Kaur

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Variable Fidelity Studies in Wake Vortex Evolution, Safety, and Control, Petr Kazarin

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Multi-Scale Fluid Flow Analysis of the Cardiovascular System, Zaid Mahmood

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Effect of Chemistry on Electrodynamics in the Martian Dynamo Region, Morgan M. Matheny

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Prediction of Airport Arrival Rates Using Data Mining Methods, Robert William Maxson

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Parametric Study of Aerodynamic Performance of an Airfoil with Active Circulation Control Using Leading Edge Embedded Cross-Flow Fan, M A Qayyum Mazumder

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Application of Dupont’s Dirty Dozen Framework to Commercial Aviation Maintenance Incidents, Greg M. Mellema

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A Study into Data Analysis of Varying Types of Langmuir Probes, William Merritt

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Numerical Simulation of Shock Wave Propagation in Ducts with Grooves, Seyed Mehdi Mortazawy

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Safety Return on Investment (ROI): The Broader Adoption of Rotorcraft CFIT-Avoidance Technology, Isaac Nderitu Munene

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Vision-Aided Navigation using Tracked Lankmarks, Nicodemus Myhre

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Airport Passenger Processing Technology: A Biometric Airport Journey, Vishra Patel

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A Computational Fluid Dynamics Study on the Aerodynamic Performance of Ram-Air Parachutes, Angelo A. Fonseca Pazmiño

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Robust Nonlinear Estimation and Control Applications using Synthetic Jet Actuators, Natalie Ramos Pedroza

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Nonlinear Acoustic Waves Generated by Surface Disturbances and Their Effect on Lower Thermospheric Composition, Benedict Piñeyro