Research Interests

  • Biological Flight
  • Unsteady Aerodynamics
  • Fluid-Structure Interaction
  • Motion-Tracking Methods
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Surrogate Modeling

Current Research Topics
           Madhu Sridhar, Chang-kwon Kang, Brian Landrum, Jeffrey Boudreau, Yusuke Nakamura, Brittany Greene

           Madhu Sridhar, Louis Salmon, Chang-kwon Kang

           Deepa Kodali, Louis Salmon, Chang-kwon Kang

           James Bluman, Chang-kwon Kang


Facilities

Autonomous Tracking and Optimal Measurements lab (ATOM lab):
  • 33 Vicon T40 series IR cameras
  • Cameras can track 50 unique objects at up to 370 frames per second with a latency of 5 milliseconds, and a spatial resolution of 1.5 mm
  • 50’ x 30’ x 12’ unobstructed capture  volume

Computational Workstations
  1. Dell Precision T7600
  • Processor: 2x8 core Intel Xeon E5-2687W 3.1 GHz
  • Memory: 128 GB
  • Storage: 6 TB, RAID 5
  1. Dell Precision T7910
  • Processor: 2x18 core Intel Xeon E5-2699 v3 2.30 GHz
  • Memory: 128 GB
  • Storage: 6 TB, RAID 10