Engineering Design Celebration
104: Optimization of aircraft engine cowling
Samuel Rauch, Shaktisinh Zala, Brandon Burrows, Katelyn Young
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: Adam Wickenheiser
Presentation Time: 2:00 – 2:30
Room #: Room 125