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Altman, Aaron

Journal articles

Kang, H., N. Genco, and A. Altman. 2012. Empirically derived biplane lift as a function of gap and stagger. AIAA Journal of Aircraft.

Altman, A., R. Hurwitz, C. Dym, and J. Wesner. 2012. The key ideas of MDW VIII: A summary. International Journal of Engineering Education 282: 1-11.

Papers published at conference proceedings

Altman, A. 2012. Eliminate final exams in intro to flight with portfolios? An update after 6 years of improvement. 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit AIAA 2012-1076, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Altman, A. 2012. The aerospace design education implications from the eight Harvey Mudd design workshops. 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit AIAA 2012-1221, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Cranston, B., and A. Altman. 2012. Leading edge serrations on flat plates at low Reynolds number. 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit AIAA 2012-0053, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Ganci, G., A. Altman, and J. Rodewald. 2012. Identification of aircraft by their unique turbulent wake signature: Experimental validation. 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit AIAA 2012-0066, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Lego, Z., A. Altman, and S. Gunasekaran. 2012. Experimental and computational analysis of high angle of attack perching maneuvers. 30th AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference AIAA 2012-2666, June, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Invited lecture

Altman, A. 2012. Aerodynamic force estimation of photorestrictive flapping wings. AFRL Materials Directorate, AFRL, in Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio.

Presentations

Altman, A. 2012. Identification of aircraft by their unique turbulent wake signature: Experimental validation. DCASS, AIAA, March, in Dayton, Ohio.

Altman, A. 2012. Eliminate final exams in intro to flight with portfolios? An update after 6 years of improvement. AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Altman, A. 2012. The aerospace design education implications from the eight Harvey Mudd Design Workshops. AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Altman, A., and B. Cranston. 2012. Leading edge serrations on flat plates at low Reynolds number. AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Altman, A., G. Ganci, and J. Rodewald. 2012. Identification of aircraft by their unique turbulent wake signature: Experimental validation. AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA, January, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Bani-Younes, A., and A. Altman. 2012. Experimental investigation of the flowfield surrounding a photodriven flapping wing. DCASS, AIAA, March, in Dayton, Ohio.

Geyman, M., and A. Altman. 2012. Wing/wall aerodynamic interactions in free flying, maneuvering MAVs. DCASS, AIAA, March, in Dayton, Ohio.

Gunasekaran, S., and A. Altman. 2012. Analysis of rapidly pitching wings using superposition of rotational circulation. AIAA Region III Regional Student Conference, AIAA, March, in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Lego, Z., and A. Altman. 2012. Experimental and computational analysis of flat plates rapidly pitching to high angles. AIAA Region III Regional Student Conference, AIAA, March, in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Lego, Z., A. Altman, and S. Gunasekaran. 2012. Experimental and computational analysis of high angle of attack perching maneuvers. AIAA Fluids/Applied Aero Conference, AIAA, June, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Ross, I., and A. Altman. 2012. Investigating critical design aerodynamics of vertical-axis wind turbines to improve power efficiency. DCASS, AIAA, March, in Dayton, Ohio.

Contracts

Altman, A. (Co-Principal), and S.S. Altman (Co-Principal). Wind tunnel flow diagnostics and test support. AFRL/RQVX, Federal, $185,000.00. (October 2012 - October 2013).

Altman, A. (Co-Principal), and S.S. Altman. (Co-Principal). Wind tunnel flow diagnostics and test support. AFRL/RBAX, Federal, $180,000.00. (October 2011 - October 2012).

Altman, A. (Co-Principal), and G.J. Frank (Co-Principal). Perching/MAV aerodynamics, AFRL/RBSA, Federal, $85,400.00. (September 2011 - November 2012).

Grant

Altman, A. (Supporting), and R. Scudder (Principal). Center for UAV exploitation wind tunnel upgrades, state of Ohio, State, $190,000.00. (October 2009 - Present).

Other

Altman, A. Merlin engineering flight simulator, Industrial, Private, $200,000.00. (November 2010 - Present).

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Bigelow, Kimberly Edginton

Journal articles

Bigelow, K.E. 2012. Designing for success: Developing engineers who consider universal design principles. Journal of Postsecondary Education and Disability Just, Usable, Sustainable, Transformational Design Special Issue 253: 211-225.

Bigelow, K.E. 2012. Student perspective in an all-female first-year engineering innovation course. International Journal of Engineering Education Special Issue - Mudd Design Workshop VIII: Design Education: Innovation and Entrepreneurship 282: 286-292.

Jackson, K., K.E. Bigelow, C. Bowshire, M. Weston, and E. Grant. 2012. Feasibility and effects of a group kickboxing program for individuals with multiple sclerosis: A pilot report. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies 161. doi:10.1016/j.jbmt.2010.09.002

Jackson, K., K.E. Bigelow, C. Cooper, and H. Merriman. 2012. A group kickboxing program for improving balance, mobility and quality of life in individuals with multiple sclerosis: A pilot study. Journal of Neurological Physical Therapy 36: 131-137.

Posters

Jackson, K., and K.E. Bigelow. 2012. The influence of time of day and physical activity on symptomatic fatigue and clinical measures of dynamic balance in persons with multiple sclerosis. 2nd Annual International Symposium on Gait and Balance in Multiple Sclerosis, Oregon Health and Science University, October, in Portland, Oregon.

Petit, D.J., and K.E. Bigelow. 2012. The effect of different foams on posturography measures in healthy and impaired populations. American Society of Biomechanics, August 16, in Gainsville, Florida.

Rigsby, M.T., and K.E. Bigelow. 2012. Validation of a commercial wearable sensor system for accurately measuring gait on uneven terrain. American Society of Biomechanics, August 17, in Gainsville, Florida.

Contracts

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design - EGR 103 spring project. Kettering Health Network, Local, $2,868.00. (December 2012 - Present).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design - kitchen devices for individuals with stroke. Kettering Health Network, Local, $9,759.00. (September 2012 - Present).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design - vision therapy device. Kettering Health Network, Local, $7,372.00. (August 2012 - Present).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design - iPad accessories. Kettering Health Network, Local, $2,705.00. (January 2012 - Present).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design - shower transfer seat. Kettering Health Network, Local, $17,294.00. (January 2012 - September 2012).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design project - bathtub transfer seat. Kettering Health Network and Balance and NeuroRehab Center (through Kettering Foundation Grant), Local, $17,294.00. (January 31, 2012 - May 31, 2012).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal). Assistive device design project - iPAD accessories, Kettering Health Network and Balance and NeuroRehab Center (through Kettering Foundation Grant), Local, $2,705.00. (January 31, 2012 - May 31, 2012).

Grants

Bigelow, K.E. (Supporting), and L. Bistrek. (Principal). Improving student spatial visualization skills to increase retention and GPA. Procter and Gamble Fund's Higher Education Grant, Private, $6,000.00. (December 2011 - Present).

Bigelow, K.E. (Principal), W.S. Diestelkamp, C.M. Krane, and M.F. Pinnell. Multi-disciplinary STEM grant preparation support in bioengineering, NSF Advance - LEADER Consortium Mini-Grant, Local, $5,000.00. (December 2010 - August 2012).

Bigelow, K.E. (Co-Principal), M. Pinnell (Co-Principal), A. Ciric (Co-Principal), and L. Bistrek (Co-Principal). Engage: Engaging students in engineering, NSF-sponsored ENGAGE Mini-Grant, Federal, $10,000.00. (August 2011 - January 2013).

Other

Bigelow, K.E. (Other), and S. Smoot. (Principal). Graduate student fellowship, National Science Foundation, Federal, $121,500.00. (August 2011 - August 2014).

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Chiasson, Andrew D.

Invited lectures

Ervin, J.S., A.D. Chiasson, and M. Elsass. 2012. Update to Air Force Air Combat Command on Jet A freeze point studies. Air Force Air Combat Command HQ, March, in Langley AFB, Virginia.

Ervin, J.S., A.D. Chiasson, and M. Elsass. 2012. Update to Air Force Global Strike Command on Jet A conversion. Air Force, March, in Barksdale AFB, Louisiana.

Ervin, J.S., A.D. Chiasson, and M. Elsass. 2012. Update to Air Mobility Command on Jet A freeze point studies. Air Force Mobility Command HQ, March, in Scott AFB, Illinois.

Redford, C., J.S. Ervin, A.D. Chiasson, and M. Elsass, 2012. Update on Jet A research to Air Force Reserve Command, AFRC HQ, February, in Warner Robbins AFB, Georgia.

Redford, C., J.S. Ervin, A.D. Chiasson, and M. Elsass, 2012. Jet A freeze point studies. Update to Air Force Special Operations Command, February, in AFSOC HQ, Hurlburt Field, Florida.

Sponsored research

Ervin, J.S. (Co-Principal), A.D. Chiasson (Supporting), M. Elsass (Supporting), and S.S. Zabarnick (Co-Principal). Simulations of aircraft fuel tank heat transfer, Air Force, Federal, $1,200,000.00. (October 2010 - June 2013).

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Choi, Jun-Ki

Invited lectures

Choi, J.-K. 2012. Faculty research introduction for RCL graduate students. University of Dayton, in Dayton, Ohio.

Choi, J.-K. 2012. Integrated sustainable systems design. University of Dayton, November 17, in Dayton, Ohio.

Invited panel

Choi, J.-K. 2012. Professional experience on job communication. English department, University of Dayton, in Dayton, Ohio.

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Ervin, Jamie S.

Journal articles

Briones, A.M., J.S. Ervin, L. Byrd, S. Putnam, and J. Jones. 2012. Evaporation characteristics of pinned water microdroplets. AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer 26: 480-493.

Hanchak, M., L. Byrd, A.M. Briones, J.S. Ervin, and P. Shawn. 2012. Model of droplet impingement based on least-squares solution of proper orthogonal decomposition basis matrices. ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering. http://www.asme.org/products/journals/journal-of-fluids-engineering

Jiang, H., J.S. Ervin, S.S. Zabarnick, and Z.J. West. 2012. Effects of flow passage expansion or contraction on jet-fuel surface deposition. AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power 30.

Briones, A.M., J.S. Ervin, S.A. Putnam, L.W. Byrd, and J.G. Jones. 2012. A novel kinetically-controlled de-pinning model for evaporating water microdroplets. International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer 39: 1311-1319.

Jiang, H., J.S. Ervin, S.S. Zabarnick, and Z.J. West. 2012. Effects of flow passage expansion or contraction on jet-fuel surface deposition. AIAA Journal of Propulsion and Power 284: 694-706.

Putnam, S.A., A.M. Briones, L.W. Byrd, J.S. Ervin, M.S. Hanchak, A. White, and J.G. Jones. 2012. Microdroplet evaporation on superheated surfaces. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 55: 5793-5807.

Putnam, S. A., A.M. Briones, J.S. Ervin, M.S. Hanchak, L.W. Byrd, and J.G. Jones. 2012. Interfacial heat transfer during microdroplet evaporation on a laser heated surface. Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 55: 6307-6320.

Putnam, S., L. Byrd, A. Briones, M. Hanchak, J.S. Ervin, and J. Jones. 2012. Role of entrapped vapor bubbles during microdroplet evaporation. Applied Physics Letters 101: 071602 - 071602-4. http://link.aip.org/link/doi/10.1063/1.4745009

Published proceedings of conference

Hanchak, M.S., A.M. Briones, J.S. Ervin, and L.W. Byrd. 2012. Heat transfer coefficients and lifetimes of micro-droplet evaporation in the transition regime. ASME IMECE 2012, in Houston, Texas.

Presentations

Byrd, L., A. Cole, S.M. Emo, J.S. Ervin, T. Michalak, and V. Tsao. 2012. In-situ charge determination for vapor cycle systems in aircraft. SAE 2012 Power Systems Conference, SAE, October.

Hanchak, M., A.M. Briones, J.S. Ervin, and L. Byrd. 2012. Heat transfer coefficients and lifetimes of micro-droplet evaporation in the transition regime. ASME IMECE 2012, November.

Johnson, D.J., S. Patnaik, and J.S. Ervin. 2012. An integrated chemical reactor-heat exchanger using ammonium carbamate. SAE Power Systems Conference, October.

Grant

Ervin, J.S. (Principal). Student support for central states section of the Combustion Institute 2012 Technical Meeting, April 22-24, 2012, in Dayton, OH, NSF, Federal, $5,000.00. (April 2012 - December 2012).

Sponsored research

Ervin, J.S. (Principal). Aircraft thermal management research. Air Force Research Laboratory, Federal, $5,500,000.00. (May 2008 - November 2013).

Ervin, J.S. (Principal). Fuel tank heat transfer for jet a freeze point studies. Naval Air Command/ Defense Logistics Agency, Federal, $600,000.00. (September 2012 - July 2013).

Ervin, J.S. (Co-Principal), D. Ballal (Principal), M.J. DeWitt (Co-Principal), S.S. Zabarnick (Co-Principal), T.F. Williams (Co-Principal), and S.D. Stouffer (Co-Principal). FA8650-10-2-2934; Fuels and combustion technologies for aerospace propulsion. Air Force Research Laboratories, Federal, $49,500,000.00 (December 2010 - December 2016). 

Ervin, J.S. (Supporting), L. Byrd (Co-Principal), J. Jones (Co-Principal), A.M. Briones (Supporting), M. Hanchak (Supporting), and S. Putnam (Supporting). Understanding evaporation mechanisms, Air Force of Scientific Research, Federal, $600,000.00. (September 2011 - October 2014).

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Hallinan, Kevin P.

Journal article

Hallinan, K.P. 2012. Energy information augmented community-based energy reduction. Sustainability Journal 4: 1371-1396. www.mdpi.com/2071-1050/4/7/1371

Paper published in conference proceedings

Hallinan, K.P., Y. Tesfay, J. Monn, E. Krehnovi, P. Brodrick, and A. Rivera-Lopez. 2012. An improved method for predicting energy in variable occupancy academic buildings. 2nd World Sustainability Forum.

Invited lecture

Hallinan, K.P. 2012. Energy informatics. Society of Military Engineers, SAME, May 15, in Dayton, Ohio.

Contracts

Hallinan, K.P. (Principal). Utility energy audit program. Dayton Power and Light, Private, $55,000.00. (March 15, 2012 - December 31, 2012).

Hallinan, K.P. (Principal). Effective R-value calculator development for high mass walls. Performance Concrete, Private, $40,000.00. (January 2010 - December 2012).

Hallinan, K.P. (Principal), and R.J. Brecha (Co-Principal). Commercial building recommissioning program. Vectren, University of Dayton, $175,000.00. (August 2009 - December 2013).

Grant

Hallinan, K.P. (Principal). Novel Carnot like Stirling solar engine. AFRL-Propulsion Directorate, Federal, $25,000.00. (June 1, 2012 - May 15, 2013).

Other

Hallinan, K.P. 2012. Web based home energy reduction game: dropoly.com.

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Kashani, A. Reza

Journal article

Kashani, A. R. Forthcoming. Tuned damping of balcony vibration. ASCE Journal of Performance of Construction Facilities.

Presentations

Kashani, A.R., and A. Mazdeh. 2012. The impact of perforation geometry on acoustic damping attributes of a perforated liner with bias flow. International Gas Turbine Institute Conference and Exhibit, ASME/AIAA, June, in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Invited lectures

Kashani, A.R. 2012. Tuned damping of tall structures. Leo A. Daly Structural Engineering, November, in Omaha, Nebraska.

Kashani, A.R. 2012. Vibroacoustic modeling. Chrysler Corp, January, in Auburn Hill, Michigan.

Kashani, A.R. 2012. Earthquake mitigation via damping. International Earthquake Institute, December, in Tehran, Iran.

Kashani, A.R. 2012. Earthquake mitigation via damping. International Earthquake Institute, November, in Toledo, Ohio.

Contract

Kashani, A.R., and J. Monfort. (Supporting). Acoustics of augmenter. Air Force (funding a graduate student, Jeff Monfort), Federal, $50,000.00. (May 1, 2012 - May 1, 2013).

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Murray, Andrew P.

Journal articles

Kai, Z., S.P. James, and A.P. Murray. 2012. Design of planar, shape-changing rigid-body mechanisms for morphing aircraft wings.

Perkins, D., and A.P. Murray. 2012. Singularity free RPR and SPS chains for actuating planar and spherical single degree of freedom mechanisms.

Paper published in conference proceedings

Kai, Z., S.P. James, and A.P. Murray. 2012. Synthesis of planar, shape-changing compliant mechanisms using pseudo-rigid-body models.

Myszka, D.H., A.P. Murray, C.W. Wampler. 2012. Mechanism branches, turning curves and critical points. ASME International Design Engineering Technical Conference, in Chicago, Illinois.

Sponsored research

Murray, A.P. (Principal), and D.H. Myszka (Co-Principal). Variable geometry dies for polymer extrusion. National Science Foundation, Federal, $313,830.00. (August 1, 2012 - July 31, 2015).

Murray, A.P., and D.H. Myszka. Novel concepts for spring-based mechanical energy storage in motor vehicles. General Motors Global Research and Development, Private, $140,000.00. (August 2010 - August 2012).

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Petrykowski, John C.

Journal articles

Petrykowski, J.C., and Y. Shi. 2012. Parametric modeling of electromagnetically induced vibrational processes occurring within induction melting systems. Journal of Iron and Steel Research International 191, no. 2: 709-712.

Shi, Y., and J.C. Petrykowski. 2012. Quasi steady vibratory motion within an inductively-heated cylindrically-shaped liquid volume. Journal of Iron and Steel Research International 191, no. 2: 739-742.

Abstracts

Petrykowski, J.C., and Y. Shi. 2012. Parametric modeling of electromagnetically induced vibrational processes occurring within induction melting systems. Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, in Beijing, China.

Shi, Y., J.C. Petrykowski. 2012. Quasi steady vibratory motion within an inductively-heated cylindrically-shaped liquid volume. Proceedings of 7th International Conference on Elec., in Beijing, China.

Paper published at conference proceedings

Petrykowski, J.C. 2012. Analysis of fuel-coolant interaction potential in sodium cooled fast reactor safety experiments. ASME International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, in Anaheim, California.

Presentations

Petrykowski, J.C. 2012. Analysis of fuel coolant interaction potential in sodium cooled fast reactor safety experiments. ASME 20th International Conference on Nuclear Engineering, ASME/International Atomic Energy Agency/Japanese Mechanical Engineering Society/Chinese Nuclear Society, August, in Anaheim, California.

Petrykowski, J.C., and Y. Shi. 2012. Parametric modeling of electromagnetically induced vibrational processes occurring within induction melting systems. 7th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, Iron and Steel Institute of Japan/Chinese Society of Metals, October, in Beijing, China.

Petrykowski, J.C., and Y. Shi, Y. 2012. Quasi steady vibratory motion within an inductively-heated cylindrically-shaped liquid volume. 7th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, Iron and Steel Institute of Japan/Chinese Society of Metals, October, in Beijing, China.

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Pinnell, Margaret F.

Grant

Pinnell, M.F. (Principal), C.M. Krane (Principal), and W.S. Diestelkamp (Principal). Assessing the viscoelastic properties of porcine arteries: An integrated approach. Leader Consortium - NSF Advance Program, Other, $5,000.00. (January 1, 2010 - June 30, 2012).

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Rumpfkeil, Markus Peer

Journal article

Rumpfkeil, M. 2012. Optimizations under uncertainty using gradients, Hessians, and surrogate models. AIAA Journal 2012-0149 (January 9-12). DOI: 10.2514/6.2012-149

Papers published in conference proceeding

Rumpfkeil, M. 2012. Optimization under uncertainty using derivatives and Kriging surrogate models. Seventh International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics ICCFD6.

Rumpfkeil, M. 2012. Optimization under uncertainty using gradients, Hessians, and surrogate models. AIAA 2012-149.

Other

Eldredge, J., I. Senocak, P. Dawson, J. Canino, W. Liou, R. LeBeau, M. Rumpfkeil, and R. Cummings, R. 2012. A best practices report on CFD education in the undergraduate curriculum.

Presentation

Rumpfkeil, M., and D. Bryson. 2012. 11th Symposium on Overset Composite Grids and Solution Technology, on October 18, in Dayton, Ohio.

Contracts

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). DaVinci project. AFOSR, Federal, $51,300.00. (November 1, 2012 - October 31, 2013).

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). AFRL subject matter expert, AFOSR, Federal, $28,363.00. (August 15, 2012 - May 1, 2013).

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). Summer faculty fellowship program 2012. AFOSR, Federal, $11,700.00. (May 7, 2012 - July 6, 2012).

Grants

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). Aerospace propulsion outreach program (APOP) 2013. AFRL/RZ, Federal, $14,500.00. (August 1, 2012 - May 31, 2013).

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). Research council seed grant. University of Dayton, $5,000.00. (May 1, 2012 - July 31, 2012).

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). Aerospace propulsion outreach program (APOP) 2012. AFRL/RZ, Federal, $15,784.00. (July 1, 2011 - May 31, 2012).

Rumpfkeil, M. (Principal). LEADER Consortium mini-grant, LEADER Consortium, Local, $1,400.00. (January 1, 2012 - April 1, 2012).

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