Engineering Design Celebration
112: Optimization of aircraft engine cowling
Sealani McCall, Abubakarr Bah, Gunjan Mehta, Jonathan Vizzi
Sponsor: Andrew Meyer (Engineer, Northrop Grumman)
Andrew Meyer is an aerospace engineer at Northrop Grumman and Lt. Colonel in the US Air Force. He is actively involved in the homebuilt aircraft community and owns and pilots a Long EZ tandem 2-seater aircraft. Applying his engineering background to his aviation hobby, Andrew has achieved and documented a 15% reduction in drag on his aircraft. This project will focus on further drag reductions and will be of broad interest to the homebuilt aircraft community.
Faculty Advisor: Prof. Adam Wickenheiser
Presentation Time: 2:00 – 2:30
Room #: Auditorium 128