Flight Vehicle Synthesis

The current research being conducted in flight vehicle synthesis focuses on developing a computerized flight vehicle as well as a human-powered watercraft. These projects are sponsored by the Society for Advanced Materials and Process Engineering and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications. The research is conducted by faculty members, research scientists and post docs, numerous graduate students, and undergraduate students.

Faculty Researchers:

  • H. H. Hilton (Professor Emeritus) - Solid mechanics, viscoelasticity, composites, structures, dynamics, numerical analysis, computer-aided engineering, aeroelasticity, structural control

  • S. White - Manufacturing of composites, solid mechanics, composite materials, smart structures and materials