Local AIAA Chapter Hosts Regional Conference
Sy Liebergot, flight controller and EECOM for Apollo 13, presented the keynote lecture. Corporate representatives of The Boeing Company, Rolls Royce, Northrop Grumman and Arrow Technical Services presented a question and answer forum.
Presentations were given by students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Ohio State University, Case Western Reserve University, the University of Kentucky, the University of Michigan, Miami University, Michigan State University, Wright State University, Kent State University, Ohio Northern University, and the University of Notre Dame.
AE students whose projects won prizes were graduate student Phil Martorana, national competition second place for “Effect of Carbon-Based Nanoadditives on External Gear Pump Performance,” and graduate student Erik Kroeker, regional competition first place for “Design and Low Boom Supersonic Inlet Model for NASA 8 foot by 6 foot Wind Tunnel.”