U.S. Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program

U.S. Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program

U.S. Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program

U.S. Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship Program

2012 SFFP Awardees

2012 SFFP Awardees

Name AFRL Branch Advisor Name Research Opportunity Institution Name Number of Weeks
Randall Allemang AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Chona, R. Enabling Robust and Durable Aerospace Structures for Combined, Extreme Environments University of Cincinnati Main Campus 8
Ryo Amano AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Rivir, R. Aero and Thermodynamics of Rotating Machinery University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee 12
Georgios Anagnostopoulos AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Seversky, L. Connectivity: Managing Very Large Image Collections Florida Institute of Technology 8
Yuriy (Yuri) Antipov AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Dickinson, B.T. Autonomous Aerodynamic Control of Micro Munition Vehicles Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 11
Samir Aouadi AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Voevodin, A.A. Surface Phenomenon and Tribology Southern Illinois University at Carbondale 12
Anthony Arment AFIT WRIGHT PATTERSON AFB Racz, L. Fate of Chemical Warfare Agents in Engineered and Natural Systems Central State University 12
Ramazan Asmatulu AFIT WRIGHT PATTERSON AFB Mall, S. Fracture and Fatigue of Advanced Materials/MEMS Wichita State University 12
Ivan Avrutsky AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Hendrickson, J. Mid-IR Quantum Optics Wayne State University 12
Ganesh Balakrishnan AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, OHIO Bedford, Robert G. Semiconductor Laser Source Phenomenology and Development University of New Mexico Main Campus 8
Partha Banerjee AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Evans, D.R. Development and Characterization of Photorefractive Materials University of Dayton 12
William Barott AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Himed, B. Radar Systems Theory Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach 12
Kira Barton AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Doman, D. Unmanned and Micro Air Vehicle Guidance, Control and Dynamics University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 8
Riccardo Bevilacqua AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Lovell, T.A. Satellite Guidance, Navigation, and Control Applied to Close-Proximity Missions Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 12
Christopher Brill AFRL/RH WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Finomore, V. Wearable Interfaces Old Dominion University 8
Mainak Chatterjee AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Kwiat, K. Cyber Operations: Achieving Survivability in Cyberspace University of Central Florida 12
Yang Cheng AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Jah, Moriba K. Advanced Estimation Concepts for Astrodynamics-Based Space Situational Awareness and Reconnaissance Mississippi State University 12
Tae Choi AFRL/RH FORT SAM HOUSTON, TX Wigle, J. Mechanisms of Low Level Light Exposure Bioeffects In Vitro University of North Texas 8
Baratunde Cola AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Voevodin, A.A. Tribological Surfaces and Interfaces Georgia Institute of Technology 8
Pedro Cortes Velasco AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Baur, J. Adaptive (Morphing) Composite Materials Youngstown State University 10
Joseph Costantine AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Murphey, T.W. Space Structures California State University-Fullerton 11
L. Jay Deiner AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Reitz, T. Logistic Fuel Capable, Power Dense Fuel Cells for Military Applications New York City College of Technology
10
Luciano Demasi AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Gordnier, R.E. Computational Aeroelasticity and Fluid/Structure Interaction San Diego State University 8
Vladimir Demidov AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Adams, S. Physics of Electric Discharges West Virginia University 12
Brett DePaola USAFA COLORADO SPRINGS, CO Knize, R.J. Laser Cooling and Nonlinear Optics Kansas State University 10
Hyungrok Do AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Carter, C. Advanced Diagnostics for High-Speed Flows University of Notre Dame 8
Prashanta Dutta AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Roy, A.K. Physics and Mechanics of Thermal Transport, Conversion, and Energy Storage in Heterogeneous Materials Washington State University 10
Kivanc Ekici AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Beran, P.S. Computational Nonlinear Aeroelasticity University of Tennessee, Knoxville 8
Kartik Ghosh AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Mitchel, W.C. Electronic Transport in Semiconductors Missouri State University 8
Vladimir Golubev AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Dudley, J.G. Multidisciplinary Approaches for Effectively Modeling Munition Airframes Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach 11
Christopher Goyne AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Carter, C. Advanced Diagnostics for High-Speed Flows University of Virginia 8
Godfrey Gumbs AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Huang, D. Theoretical Studies of Optical Excitation, Quantum Transport, and Ultrafast Carrier-Scattering Dynamics City University of New York Hunter College 8
Bahadir Gunturk AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Rabb, D.J. Electro-Optical Sensor Research Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College 8
T. Simin Hall AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Mumford, P.D. Secure, Reliable, and Responsive Distributed Sensor Networks Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 8
Sang Han AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Senft, D. Advanced Structures and Materials for Space Power Generation University of New Mexico Main Campus 8
Comas Haynes AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Reitz, T. Logistic Fuel Capable, Power Dense Fuel Cells for Military Applications Georgia Institute of Technology 8
Hongshan He USAFA COLORADO SPRINGS, CO Balaich, G.J. Design, Synthesis, and Reaction Chemistry of Metallocenes and Organometallic Materials South Dakota State University 12
Troy Henderson AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Jah, M.K. Advanced Estimation Concepts for Astrodynamics-Based Space Situational Awareness and Reconnaissance Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 8
Alexander Idesman AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Foley, J.R. Structural Dynamics Texas Tech University 10
Anya Jones AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Ol, M. Unsteady Aerodynamics and Aeroelasticity for Micro Air Vehicles University of Maryland College Park 9
Ghanashyam Joshi AFIT WRIGHT PATTERSON AFB Mall, S. Fracture and Fatigue of Advanced Materials/MEMS Southern University and Agricultural and Mechanical College at Baton Rouge 12
Alla Kammerdiner AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Pasiliao, E.L. Centralized Control Algorithms on a Wireless Grid New Mexico State University Main Campus 8
Dong-Shik Kim AFIT WRIGHT PATTERSON AFB Goltz, M.N. Groundwater Contaminant Fate, Transport, and Remediation Modeling University of Toledo 8
Ilya Kolmanovsky AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Erwin, R.S. Data Fusion, Reasoning, Decision-Making, and Verification/Validation Approaches for Autonomous Spacecraft University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 8
Pavlo Krokhmal AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Pasiliao, E.L. Cooperative Control of Air Armament University of Iowa 12
Satish Kumar AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Roy, A.K. Physics and Mechanics of Thermal Transport, Conversion, and Energy Storage in Heterogeneous Materials Georgia Institute of Technology 10
Vinod Kumar AFRL/RD KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NEW MEXICO Gudimetla, V.S Analysis of Strong Turbulence Effects on Laser and Speckle Propagation University of Texas at El Paso 8
Roman Kuranov AFRL/RH FORT SAM HOUSTON, TX Oliver, J. Laser-Tissue Interaction University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio 12
Peter Langhoff AFRL/RZ EDWARDS AF BASE, CALIFORNIA Boatz, J.A. Computational Studies of Energetic Materials for Rocket Propulsion ApplicationsComputational Studies of Energetic Materials for Rocket Propulsion Applications University of California-San Diego 12
Taeyoung Lee AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Lovell, T.A. Satellite Guidance, Navigation, and Control Applied to Close-Proximity Missions George Washington University 8
Feng Li AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Debany, W. Cyber Operations: Cyber Defense Research Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis 8
Hongxiang Li AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Matyjas, J. Connectivity: Airborne Networking and Communications Links University of Louisville 12
Husheng Li AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Mumford, P.D. Secure, Reliable, and Responsive Distributed Sensor Networks University of Tennessee, Knoxville 8
Yu Liang AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Velten, V.J. Innovative Fieldable Dismount Threat Signatm'es Discovery Central State University 12
Jesse Little AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Rivir, R. Aero and Thermodynamics of Rotating Machinery University of Arizona 8
Alan Lynn AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Balasubramaniam, K.S. Solar Physics, Space Weather. Optical Astronomy, Instrumentation University of New Mexico Main Campus 12
William MacKunis AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Curtis, J.W. Vision-Based Guidance and Control Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach 12
Karen Martirosyan AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Lambert, D. Modeling Complexity in Ignition of Energetic Materials University of Texas at Brownsville/Texas Southmost College 10
Ravi Shankar Meenakshisundaram AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO White, T. Stimuli-Responsive Optical and Adaptive Materials University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Campus 8
Natarajan Meghanathan AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Mumford, P.D. Secure, Reliable, and Responsive Distributed Sensor Networks Jackson State University 8
Warner Miller AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Alsing, P. Advanced Computing Architectures: Quantum Computing Theory and Simulation Florida Atlantic University 12
Brett Newman AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Lovell, T.A. Satellite Guidance, Navigation, and Control Applied to Close-Proximity Missions Old Dominion University 9
Rong Pan AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Salerno, J. Information Fusion & Understanding: Anticipation Arizona State University Main 8
Marios Pattichis AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Balasubramaniam, K.S. Solar Physics, Space Weather. Optical Astronomy, Instrumentation University of New Mexico Main Campus 8
Darrell Pepper USAFA COLORADO SPRINGS, CO Cummings, R.M. Computational Fluid Dynamics Analysis and Code Development Applied to Unsteady Aerodynamics University of Nevada-Las Vegas 10
Alex Povitsky AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Camberos, J.A. Energy-Based Methods for Aerospace Vehicle Design University of Akron, Main Campus, The 10
Dewei Qi AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Gordnier, R.E. Computational Aeroelasticity and Fluid/Structure Interaction Western Michigan University 12
Dong Qian AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Chona, R. Enabling Robust and Durable Aerospace Structures for Combined, Extreme Environments University of Cincinnati Main Campus 8
Chintalapalle Ramana AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Pachter, R. Theory and Computation for the Design of Molecular-to-Bio/Nanomaterials University of Texas at El Paso 6
Rory Roberts AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Wolff, J. System Integration Optimized for Energy Management Wright State University Main Campus 12
Markus Rumpfkeil AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Camberos, J.A. Quantification of Uncertainty for Multidisciplinary Analysis & Design University of Dayton 9
Youngha Ryu AFRL/RH WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Kelley-Loughnane, N. Cell Dynamics and Engineering Texas Christian University 12
Amit Sanyal AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Lovell, T.A. Satellite Guidance, Navigation, and Control Applied to Close-Proximity Missions New Mexico State University Main Campus 8
Arnab Shaw AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Ewing, R.L. Bio-Inspired Systems for Intelligent Information Processing (IIP) Wright State University Main Campus 8
Annie Shen AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Ewing, R.L. Bio-Inspired Systems for Intelligent Information Processing (IIP) Ohio University Main Campus 12
Andrew Sinclair AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Lovell, T.A. Satellite Guidance, Navigation, and Control Applied to Close-Proximity Missions Auburn University 8
James Stine AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Renz, T. Advanced Computing Architectures: Many-Node Computing for Cognitive Operations Oklahoma State University Main Campus 12
Theofanis Strouboulis AFRL/RD KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NEW MEXICO Greenwood, A.D. State-of-the-Art, Massively Parallel Computational Electromagnetics Texas A&M University 12
Ramakrishnan Sundaram AFIT WRIGHT PATTERSON AFB Martin, R. Radio detection of active and passive users Gannon University 10
Tarek Taha AFRL/RH WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Douglass, S. Efficient Constraint-Based Search Mechanisms in a Cognitive Domain Ontology University of Dayton 12
Ibrahim Tansel AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Cooper, W.L. Far-From-Equilibrium Materials--Diagnostics, Modeling & Simulation Florida International University 8
Christopher Thron AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Salerno, J. Information Fusion & Understanding: Anticipation Texas A&M University - Central Texas 12
Krishnan Vaidyanathan AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Vaia, R. Nano- and Meso-structured Polymeric Materials and Composites Oklahoma State University Main Campus 8
David Veazie AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Jordan, J.L. Mechanical Properties of Polymers and Particulate Composites Southern Polytechnic State University 12
Juan Wachs AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Jedrysik, P. Command and Control: Advanced Information Visualization and Human Computer Interaction Purdue University Main Campus 10
Deborah Walter AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Hary, S.L. Multichannel Radio Frequency Sensor Processing Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology 10
Adam Wickenheiser AFRL/RW EGLIN AF BASE, FLORIDA Dickinson, B.T. Autonomous Aerodynamic Control of Micro Munition Vehicles George Washington University 8
David Willis AFRL/RB WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Beran, P.S. Computational Nonlinear Aeroelasticity University of Massachusetts Lowell 8
Yue Wu AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Dudis, D.S. Molecular and Polymeric Materials: Modeling and Synthesis Purdue University Main Campus 12
Chengshan Xiao AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Matyjas, J. Connectivity: Airborne Networking and Communications Links Missouri University of Science and Technology 8
Yang Xu AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Creech, G.L. Mixed-Signal Component Technology Illinois Institute of Technology 8
Yunjun Xu AFRL/RV KIRTLAND AIR FORCE BASE, NM Pham, K.D. Concurrent, Agility, and Distributed Decision Architecture for Compressive Sensing and Complexity Management University of Central Florida 8
Zhiyuan Yan AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Suter, B. Advanced Computing Architectures: Computational Networking Science Lehigh University 17
Jingzhou Yang AFRL/RH WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Parakkat, J. Inverse Kinematics for Human Activity Creation and Recognition Texas Tech University 6
Justin Yates AFRL/RI GRIFFISS BUSINESS AND TECHNOLOGY PARK Ford, A. Optimum Path Finding in Dynamic Computing Networks Texas A&M University 9
Chang-Dong Yeo AFIT WRIGHT PATTERSON AFB Palazotto, A.N. Coatings for the Mitigation of Material Damage that are due to High Energy Impact Texas Tech University 12
Xiaohui Yuan AFRL/RH WRIGHT-PATT AFB, OH Tsou, B. Bio-Inspired Image Fusion University of North Texas 12
GunJin Yun AFRL/RX WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Schoeppner, G. Durability and damage tolerance of polymer matrix composites University of Akron, Main Campus, The 10
Yimin Zhang AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Himed, B. Distributed Netted Radar Signal Processing Villanova University 10
Zhili Zhang AFRL/RZ WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Gord, J. Combustion and Spray Studies and Diagnostic Development University of Tennessee, Knoxville 8
Yan Zhuang AFRL/RY WRIGHT PATTERSON AF BASE, OHIO Crespo, A. Investigation and Optimization of Existing and Novel Electronic Devices Wright State University Main Campus 8