Editorial Board

Editor

Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Kontis
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Editor-in-Chief
School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, James Watt Building South, University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, UK
Interests: aerodynamic technologies; flow and flight control systems; shock physics; aerospace design and optimization; flow diagnostics
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Advisory Board (9)

Prof. Dr. Carlos E.S. Cesnik
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Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Michigan, FXB 1320 Beal Avenue, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Interests: computational and experimental aeroelasticity; aeroservoelasticity; structural dynamics; model reduction; structural mechanics
Prof. Dr. Earl H. Dowell
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Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
Interests: acoustics; aeroelasticity; nonlinear dynamics; structural dynamics; unsteady aerodynamics
Prof. Dr. Michael I. Friswell
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College of Engineering, Swansea University, Swansea SA1 8EN, UK
Interests: morphing aircraft; structural dynamics; structural health monitoring; rotordynamics; smart structures; nonlinear dynamics
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Prof. Dr. Song Fu
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School of Aerospace Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China
Interests: turbulence modeling; computational fluid dynamics; mechanical engineering; aerodynamics; fluid mechanics
Prof. Dr. Jae-Hung Han
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Department of Aerospace Engineering, KAIST, 291 Daehak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34141, Korea
Interests: smart structures; vibration control; space structures; flapping MAV
Prof. Dr. Sergey B. Leonov
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Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 109 Hessert Lab, Notre Dame, IN 46556, USA
Interests: experimental plasma aerodynamics; weakly ionized plasma generation; flow actuation by electrical discharges; plasma-assisted combustion; diagnostics of low-temperature plasma; hypersonics; aerothermodynamics; high-speed combustion
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Prof. Dr. Achille Messac
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, College of Engineering and Architecture, Howard University, Washington, DC 20059, USA
Interests: multidisciplinary design optimization (MDO); renewable energy; wind farms design and optimization; product family; robust design; multiobjective optimization; system optimization; structural dynamics; response surface; model reduction; space structures
Prof. Dr. Elaine S. Oran
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Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Interests: reactive flows; fluid dynamics; turbulence in reacting and nonreacting flows; computational fluid dynamics; chemically reactive flows; dynamics of flames, deflagrations, and detonations in gases; physics and chemistry of energetic materials; shocks and shock interactions in gases and condensed phases; incompressible, and nonequilibrium flows; astrophysical phenomena, particularly supernovae and jets; computations of rarefied gas flow, such as reentry flows; microdynamical flows; biological flows in complex networks; micro fluidics for design of biosensors; computational sciences and numerical analysis; high-performance computing and parallel architectures; molecular dynamics of multiphase surface
Prof. Dr. Jacques Periaux
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Full Research Professor on Numerical Methods in Engineering at CIMNE/UPC, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: CFD modeling; simulation; optimisation; control and design with applications to Aeronautics

Editorial Board Members (100)

Dr. Rafic Ajaj
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Department of Aerospace Engineering, Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Interests: morphing aircraft; aircraft design; adaptive/smart structures; aircraft structures; UAVs; acoustic fatigue
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Dr. Giuliano Allegri
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Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Bristol, University Walk, Clifton BS8 1TR, Bristol, UK
Interests: composite materials/structures; probabilistic aspects of material fatigue; aeroelastic design
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Dr. David Anderson
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Aerospace Sciences Research Division, School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Interests: autonomous systems; multi-agent & multi-resolution simulation; nonlinear control; operational analysis and flight dynamics & control
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Prof. Dr. Hikaru Aono
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Department of Mechanical Engineering and Robotics, Faculty of Textile Science and Technology, Shinshu University, Nagano 386-8567, Japan
Interests: biological mechanical and aerospace engineering and science; biological flight and animal locomotion; bioinspired flapping wing aerial robots
Prof. Dr. Sivaram Arepalli
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Department of Materials Science and NanoEngineering, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005-1892, USA
Interests: lasers and flow diagnostics; aerothermo dynamics and plasma diagnostics; R&D of thermal protection materials; radiation protection; structural and vehicle health monitoring; nano materials; nano sensors and nano composites
Prof. Dr. Vladimir S. Aslanov
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Head of Theoretical Mechanics Department Samara National Research University, Samara, Russia
Interests: tethered satellite systems; re-entry ballistics; space debris removal; dynamics and control of satellites in non-contact interaction
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Prof. Dr. Chiara Bisagni
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Aerospace Structures and Computational Mechanics, Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, Delft University of Technology, Kluyverweg 1, 2629HS Delft, The Netherlands
Interests: aerospace structures; composite structures; buckling and post-buckling; crashworthiness; damage progression in composites; fatigue
Prof. Dr. Christian Breitsamter
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Chair of Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Munich, 85748 Munich, Germany
Interests: aerodynamic configuration; turbulent flows and high-lift, highly agile configurations; unsteady aerodynamics and aeroelasticity; helicopter aerodynamics; rotor and propeller aerodynamics; membrane wings and fluid–structure interaction
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Dr. Paul Bruce
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Department of Aeronautics, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Interests: high-speed aerodynamics; unsteady compressible flow; experimental methods; transonic/supersonic flow control; experiment/computation comparison
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Prof. Dr. Cengiz Camci
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Turbomachinery Aero-Heat Transfer Laboratory, Department of Aerospace Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, 223 Hammond Building, University Park, PA 16802, USA
Interests: fluid dynamics; turbine and compressor aerodynamics; convective heat transfer in turbomachinery; turbine cooling; design of small gas turbines for UAV/RPV applications; fluid dynamics testing of helicopter rotors
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