U.S. Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program

2009 SFFP Awardees

2009 SFFP Awardees

Name AFRL Branch Advisor Name Research Opportunity Institution Name Number of Weeks
Alexander Alekseenko AFRL/RZ Wysong, Ingrid
Basic Research in Multiphase Rarefied Flows and Gas-Surface Interactions
California State University, Northridge
10
Mahmoud Almasri
AFRL/RZ Cardimona, David
Research and Development in Passive Sensors
University of Missouri
10
Yuri Antipov
AFRL/RW Sierakowski, R.L.
Continuum Mechanics
Louisiana State University
10
Samir Aouadi
AFRL/RX Voevodin, AA
Surface Phenomenon and Tribology
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
12
Partha Banerjee
AFRL/RX
Evans, D.R.
Development and Characterization of Photorefractive Materials
University of Dayton
12
Matthew Bigelow
USAFA Knize, RJ
Laser Cooling and Nonlinear Optics
St. Cloud State University
10
Luciano Boglione
AFRL/RY
Derov, JS
High-Performance Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Front-end Antenna Technology
University of Massachusetts, Lowell
11
Cai Chunpei
AFRL/RD Madden, TJ
Advanced Gas Lasers and High Performance Computing Simulation of Multi-Physics
New Mexico State University
8
Antao Chen
AFRL/RY Nelson, TR
Semiconductor Laser-Physics and Technology
University of Houston
8
Cheng-fu Chen
AFRL/RX Grote, J.G.
Materials for Integrated Electro-Optic Circuits
The Ohio State University
12
Jen-Ping Chen
AFRL/RZ Puterbaugh, Steve
Fluid Mechanics of Turbomachinery
University of Alaska, Fairbanks
12
Yi-chao Chen
AFRL/RW Sierakowski, R.L.
Continuum Mechanics
University of Washington 12
William Clark
AFRL/RX Dimiduk, D.M.
Aerospace Structural and High-Temperature Materials
The Ohio State University
8
Jason Deibel
AFRL/RZ James Gord
Combustion and Spray Studies and Diagnostic Development
Wright State University
12
Jeffrey Dill
AFRL/RY KJ Barnard
Hyperspectral Imaging Sensor Research
Ohio University
12
Atilla Dogan
AFRL/RB Banda, SS
Unmanned and Micro Air Vehicle Guidance, Control and Dynamics
University of Texas at Arlington
8
Lamyaa El-Gabry
AFRL/RZ Rivir, Richard
Aero and Thermodynamics of Rotating Machinery
The American University in Cairo
10
Danilo Erricolo
AFRL/RY Wicks, MC
Radar Systems Theory
University of Illinois at Chicago
8
Katie Evans
AFRL/RW Abate, GL
Autonomous Aerodynamic Control of Micro Munition Vehicles
Louisiana Tech University
8
Soundararajan Ezekiel
AFRL/RY Arnold, GG
Image Registration and Geo-Location
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
12
Jeffrey Foster Friedman
AFRL/RV Viggiano, AA
Atmospheric Ion Chemistry
University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
10
John Gallagher
AFRL/RB Banda, SS
Unmanned and Micro Air Vehicle Guidance, Control and Dynamics
 Wright State University
12
Fred Garber
AFRL/RY Arnold, DG
Model- Based Object Recognition from Sensor Data
Wright State University
8
Kartik Ghosh
AFRL/RX Mitchel, W.C.
Electronic Transport in Semiconductors
Missouri State University
10
George Giakos
AFRL/RV Picard, Richard
Optical/Infrared Signatures for Space-Based Remote Sensing
The University of Akron
12
Xun Gong
AFRL/RY Derov, JS
High-Performance Microwave and Millimeter-Wave Front-end Antenna Technology
University of Central Florida
12
Nikhil Gupta AFRL/RX
Roy, A.K.
Mechanics of Nanocomposites, Novel Reinforcements, and Material Forms of Composites
Polytechnic Institute of New York University
10
Rashaunda Henderson
AFRL/RD Clarke, TJ
Effects on Radio Frequency (RF) Radiation on Electronics
University of Texas at Dallas
8
Brent Houchens
AFRL/RY
Bliss, DF
Bulk Crystal Growth and Characterization
Rice University
12
Chin-Tser Huang
AFRL/RI Han, Keesook
Intrusion Detection Models in Large-Scale Network Systems
University of South Carolina
10
Islam Hussein
AFRL/RV Erwin, Richard Scott
Advanced Dynamics and Control of Integrated Space Systems
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
12
Mark Jack
AFRL/RX Pachter, R
Theory and Computation for Design of Molecular-to-Bio/Nanomaterials
Florida A&M University
10
Gustaaf Jacobs
AFRL/RZ
Davis, Doug
High-Speed Propulsion
San Diego State University
8
Sudharman, Jayaweera
AFRL/RV
Erwin, Richard Scott
Advanced Dynamics and Control of Integrated Space Systems
University of New Mexico
7
Kimberly Kendricks
AFIT Tuttle, RF
Integration of a Sensor Package for Identifying Radical Extremist
Central State University
8
Daejong Kim
AFRL/RZ Forster, Nelson
Advanced Turbine Engine Lubrication
University of Texas at Arlington
9
Jaeyoun Kim
AFRL/RY Buchwald, WR
Advanced Concept Semiconductor Based Sensors
Iowa State University
10
Joseph Kizza
AFRL/RI
Debany, Warren
Information Assurance Research
University of Tennessee, Chattanooga
12
Marcelo Kobayashi
AFRL/RB
Kolonay, RM
Mathematical Optimization in Multidisciplinary Design
University of Hawaii at Manoa
8
Michael Kotlarchyk
AFRL/RX Vaia, R.
Nano- and Meso-structured Polymeric Matrials and Composites
Rochester Institute of Technology
11
Pavlo Krokhmal
AFRL/RW
Jeffcoat, David E.
Cooperative Control of Air Armament
University of Iowa
12
Michael Leamy
AFRL/RX Dudis, D.S.
Molecular and Polymeric Materials: Modeling and Synthesis
Georgia Institute of Technology
8
Tonghun Lee
AFRL/RZ Carter, Campbell
Advanced Diagnostics for High-Speed Flows
Michigan State University
8
Hongbin Li
AFRL/RY Himed, B.
Distributed Netted Radar Signal Processing
Stevens Institute of Technology
8
Qilian Liang
AFRL/RH Samn, Sherwood
Signal Processing for Practical Remote Sensing
University of Texas at Arlington
8
Yan Liu
AFRL/RH Warren, Rik
Informative and Complex Operator Control
Wright State University
10
Yuebin Lu
AFRL/RX Schoeppner, G
Durability and damage tolerance of polymer matrix composites
University of Kentucky
11
Sanjay Madria
AFRL/RI Linderman, Mark
Joint Battlespace Infosphere Technology
Missouri University of Science and Technology
10
Venkatesan Manivannan
USAFA
Wilkes, JS
Materials and Environmental Chemistry
Colorado State University
12
Michael D. McFarland
AFRL/RB Beran, PS
Computational Nonlinear Aeroelasticity
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
8
Jack McNamara
AFRL/RB Beran, PS
Computational Nonlinear Aeroelasticity
The Ohio State University
9
Valeria Milam
AFRL/RX Naik, R
Biomimetics: Bio-Nano interface, Bio-based sensors and inorganic materials
Georgia Institute of Technology
9
William Oates
AFRL/RW Sierakowski, R.L.
Multifunctional Structural Materials
Florida A&M/Florida State University
10
Caglar Oskay
AFRL/RB Chona, R
Enabling Robust and Durable Aerospace Structures for Combined, Extreme Environments
Vanderbilt University
10
Kannappan Palaniappan
AFRL/RI Linderman, Richard W.
Advanced Computing Architectures
University of Missouri-Columbia
12
Rong, Pan
AFRL/RI Salerno, John
Information Fusion
Arizona State University
12
Larry Peel
AFRL/RX Baur, J.
Adaptive (Morphin) Composite Materials
Texas A&M University, Kingsville
10
Meikang Qiu
AFRL/RY Mitra, A
Position-Adaptive Sensors
University of New Orleans
12
Robert Qiu
AFRL/RY Hong, S
Radio Frequency Threat Sensor Research
Tennessee Tech University
12
I joga Roa
AFRL/RX Hall, RB
Constitutive modeling of time-dependent behaviors in composite materials
New Jersey Institute of Technology
8
Ryan Russell
AFRL/RV Erwin, Richard Scott
Advanced Dynamics and Control of Integrated Space Systems
Georgia Institute of Technology
8
Suzanne Seleem
AFIT Burggraf, LW
Chemical, Nuclear, and Biochemical Measurements and Computations Applied to CBRN Objectives
Central State University
12
Andrea Serrani
AFRL/RB Banda, SS
Unmanned and Micro Air Vehicle Guidance Control and Dynamics
The Ohio State University
8
Annie Shen
AFRL/RH Repperger, Daniel
Intelligent Computational Methods
Ohio University
10
Sergey Shkarayev
AFRL/RW Abate, GL
Autonomous Aerodynamic Control of Micro Munition Vehicles
University of Arizona
12
Singh Surendra
AFRL/RH Roach, WP
Theoretical/Computational Electromagnetics in Biology
The University of Tulsa
12
Hoon Sohn
AFRL/RB Derriso, MM
Structural Health Monitoring
Carnegie Mellon University/ KAIST
12
Andrew Sommers
AFRL/RZ Yerkes, Kirk
Research and Development of Efficient and Novel Thermal Management Approaches for Airborne Vehicles
Miami University
10
Matthew Spenko
AFRL/RW Abate, GL
Autonomous Aerodynamic Control of Micro Munition Vehicles
Illinois Institute of Technology
8
Alexander Sprintson
AFRL/RW Pfister, HL
Reconfigurable Systems for Cooperative Control
Texas A&M University
8
Raghavan Srinivasan
AFRL/RX
Miracle, DB
Metallic Composites
Wright State University
11
James Stine
AFRL/RI Linderman, Richard
Advanced Computing Architectures
Oklahoma State University
12
Anatoly Streltsov
AFRL/RV Pederson, Todd Ryan
Optical Sensing of lonospheric and Upper Atmospheric Structure and Dynamics
Dartmouth College
12
Nian Sun
AFRL/RY Liou, L
Device Physics of RF Components
Northeastern University
8
Jeffrey Sutton
AFRL/RZ Gord, James
Combustion and Spray Studies and Diagnostic Development
The Ohio State University
12
Saikat Talapatra
AFRL/RX Maruyama, B
Nucleation and Growth of Carbon Nanotubes
Southern Illinois University, Carondale
8
Clark Taylor
AFRL/RW
Miller, MM
Integrated Navigation Techniques for Precision Guidance, Navigation, and Control
Brigham Young University
9
Albert To
AFRL/RZ Boatz, Jerry A
Computational Studies of Energetic Materials for Rocket Propulsion Applications
University of Pittsburgh
10
Gregory Triplett
AFRL/RY
Bedford, RG
Secure, Reliable, and Responsive Distributed Sensor Networks
University of Missouri-Columbia
10
Bruno Ullrich
AFRL/RX Brown, G.J.
Optical Properties of Semiconductors
Bowling Green State University
12
Sachin Velankar
AFRL/RX Vaia, R
Nano- and Meso-structured Polymeric Materials and Composites
University of Pittsburgh
10
Sheldon Wang
AFRL/RB Gordnier, RE
Computational Aeroelasticity and Fluid/Structure Interaction
New Jersey Institute of Technology
12
Christopher Watts
AFRL/RV Mozer, Joel B.
Space Weather and Effects
University of New Mexico
12
Thomas Xinzhang Wu
AFRL/RZ Leland, QH
High Performance Electric Actuation System Thermal Management
University of Central Florida
12
Huikai Xie
AFRL/RY Watson, ED
Electro-Optical Sensor Research
University of Florida 8
Yibin Xue
AFRL/RX Larsen, J.M.
Fracture Mechanics and Fatigue of Materials
Utah State University
10
Paul Yoder AFRL/RY Sotirelis, PP
Computational Physics for Radar Signal Processing
Georgia Institute of Technology
8
Henry Young
AFRL/RZ Reitz, Thomas
Logistic Fuel Capable, Power Dense Fuel Cells for Military Applications
Wright State University
12
Michael Zabarankin
AFRL/RW Murphey, RA
Relational Information Theroy for Networks
Stevens Institute of Technology
8
Kuan Zhou
AFRL/RY Liou, L
Electronic Warfare Wideband Digital Receiver Development
University of New Hampshire
12
Olesya Zhupanska
AFRL/RW Sierakowski, R.L.
Multifunctional Structural Materials
The University of Iowa
12
Kirk Ziegler
AFRL/RX Tan, L.S.
Synthesis and Properties of Novel Molecular and Polymeric Materials
University of Florida
8
Mohammad Zunoubi
AFRL/RH Roach, WP
Theoretical/Computational Electromagnetics in Biology
State University of New York- New Paltz
10