Our group is awarded funding for a one-year flutter suppression project by the Georgia Tech AE Fellows program in collaboration with Dr. Juergen Rauleder
Our journal article "Roll Maneuverability of Transonic High-Aspect-Ratio-Wing Aircraft with Flared Folding Wingtips" is published by Journal of Aircraft [Link]
Our group has contributed one conference paper to the 6th Decennial VFS Aeromechanics Specialists' Conference
Riso, "Impact of System Nonlinearities on Output-Based Whirl Flutter Prediction" [Link]
Cristina is selected as the next Deputy Technical Discipline Chair for the AIAA SciTech Forum Structural Dynamics discipline in 2025!
Our group has contributed four conference papers to the AIAA SciTech Forum
Riso, "Output-Based Prediction of Whirl Flutter Limit-Cycle Oscillations Considering Multiple Varying Parameters" [Link]
Golla et al., "A Sliding-Window Matrix Pencil Method for Aeroelastic Design Optimization with Limit-Cycle Oscillation Constraints" [Link]
de Dominicis and Riso, "Limit-Cycle Oscillation Prediction in Supersonic Panels Using Pre-Flutter Transient Responses" [Link]
Ritter et al., "Collaborative Pazy Wing Analyses for the Third Aeroelastic Prediction Workshop" [Link]
Gray joins our group as a new graduate student!
Congrats to Tarun (M.S.A.E) for his graduation and best of luck with your next position @ SpaceWorks!
Cristina gives multiple invited seminars on our group's work on predicting and constraining aeroelastic limit-cycle oscillations
Department of Aerospace Sciences and Technologies at the Politecnico di Milano (virtual)
Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Sapienza University of Rome
Cristina co-authors Aerospace America's Year in Review article highlighting the 2023 achievements of the structural dynamics community [Link]
Congrats to Tarun for defending his M.S. thesis!
We completed the second Annual Review of our Vertical Lift Research Center of Excellence (VLRCOE) Task 8 Project
Cristina becomes a Senior Member of the AIAA
Our journal article "Fundamental Investigation into Output-Based Prediction of Whirl Flutter Bifurcations" is accepted by Journal of Fluids and Structures [Link]
Cristina gives an invited talk at the AR20+ Workshop on High Aspect Ratio Wing Technologies at Brahmal Institute at Imperial College London [Talk Recording]
Congrats to Amit and Maia for passing the Ph.D. Qualifying Exams!
Cristina gives an invited seminar in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Merced
Congrats to Amit for being selected to attend the NextProf Pathfinder workshop at the University of Michigan!
Congrats to Aniela for her Presidential Undergraduate Research Award!
Cristina attends the second University of Maryland's High-Speed Rotorcraft Workshop
Cristina is selected as a member of the Vertical Flight Society Dynamics Technical Committee
Congrats to Todd (B.S.A.E.) and Jouwairia (M.S.A.E.) for their graduation!
Cristina presents our work on whirl flutter limit-cycle oscillation prediction the Aerospace Flutter and Dynamics Council meeting at NASA Langley Research Center
Our journal article "Geometrically Nonlinear Effects in Wing Aeroelastic Dynamics at Large Deflections" is accepted by Journal of Fluids and Structures [Link]
Our journal article "Bifurcation-Diagram-Free Post-Flutter Response Constraint for Design Optimization" is accepted by AIAA Journal [Link]
Todd delivers his brown-bag talk "Streamlining Whirl Flutter Prediction Considering Multiple Varying Parameters" to qualify for our B.S./M.S. program
Our journal article "High-Fidelity Gradient-Based Wing Structural Optimization Including Geometrically Nonlinear Flutter Constraint" is accepted by AIAA Journal [Link]
Our journal article "High-Fidelity Aerostructural Optimization with a Geometrically Nonlinear Flutter Constraint" is accepted by AIAA Journal [Link]
Our group has contributed three conference papers to the AIAA SciTech Forum
Gali et al., "Predicting Whirl Flutter Bifurcations Using Pre-Flutter Output-Data" (first publication all from our group!) [Link]
Riso and Cesnik, "Investigation of Geometrically Nonlinear Effects in the Aeroelastic Behavior of a Very Flexible Wing" [Link]
Sanghi et al., "Roll Maneuvers of Very Flexible Aircraft with Flared Folding Wingtips" [Link]
Cristina presents at the Third AIAA Aeroelastic Prediction Workshop (AePW3) held in conjunction with the AIAA SciTech Forum
Congrats to Maia for attending the AIAA SciTech Forum as an AIAA Diversity Scholar!
Our journal article "Impact of Low-Order Modeling on Aeroelastic Predictions for Very Flexible Wings" appears in the Journal of Aircraft [Link]
Cristina contributes to a news article by the Georgia Tech College of Engineering providing an outlook on 2023 [Link]
Our group is awarded funding for a one-year aeroelastic optimization project by the Georgia Tech AE Fellows program in collaboration with Dr. Graeme Kennedy
Cristina co-authors Aerospace America's Year in Review article highlighting the 2022 achievements of the structural dynamics community [Link]
Cristina and Vishal present the accomplishments for Task 8 at the first GT VLRCOE Annual Review of the 2021-2016 cycle
Cristina serves on the panel "Launching into Grad School with WoAA and AIAA" hosted by WoAA and AIAA [Link]
Cristina gives an invited seminar in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Biomedical Engineering at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Cristina attends the AIAA Structural Dynamics Technical Committee Mid-Year meeting hosted at the University of Maryland, College Park
Amit and Maia join the group as new Ph.D. students!
Divya (former U-M mentee) defends her Ph.D. dissertation. Congratulations Dr. Sanghi!
Cristina attends the Closure Meeting of the Airbus-Michigan Center for Aero-Servo-Elasticity of Very Flexible Aircraft at Airbus Toulouse, France
We present three conference papers at the International Forum on Aeroelastic and Structural Dynamics in Madrid
Riso and Cesnik, "Post-Flutter Analysis of the Pazy Wing Geometrically Nonlinear Benchmark Model" [Preprint]
Sanghi et al., "Analysis of Ride Qualities in Transonic High-Aspect-Ratio-Wing Aircraft" [Preprint]
Gray et al., "High-Fidelity Aerostructural Optimization with a Geometrically Nonlinear Flutter Constraint" [Preprint]
Our article "Estimating Flutter Bifurcation Diagrams Using the State Velocity" appears in the AIAA Journal [Link]
Vishal is the first graduate student to join the group!
We present three conference papers at the AIAA SciTech Forum in San Diego
Riso and Cesnik, "Low-Order Geometrically Nonlinear Aeroelastic Modeling and Analysis of the Pazy Wing Experiment" [Link]
Jonsson et al., "High-Fidelity Gradient-Based Wing Structural Optimization Including a Geometrically Nonlinear Flutter Constraint" [Link]
Sanghi et al., "Conventional and Unconventional Control Effectors for Load Alleviation in High-Aspect-Ratio-Wing Aircraft" [Link]
Cristina joins the Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech as a tenure-track Assistant Professor!
Cristina is selected for the 2022 edition of the NSF CMMI Game Changer Academies (CGCA) Program
We present a new paper at the AIAA AVIATION Forum (virtual due to COVID-19)
Riso et al., "A Post-Flutter Response Constraint for Gradient-Based Aircraft Design Optimization" [Link]
Our first grant "Whirl Flutter and Stability Analysis for Advanced VTOL Concepts" is selected for funding!
Cristina serves as an invited panelist for NextProf Engineering
Cristina is selected as a member of the AIAA Structural Dynamics Technical Committee
Cristina will join the Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech as an Assistant Professor in January 2022!
We present a new paper at the AIAA SciTech Forum (virtual due to COVID-19)
Riso and Cesnik, "Correlations Between UM/NAST Nonlinear Aeroelastic Simulations and the Pre-Pazy Wing Experiment" [Link]