Principal Investigator

Doug Wells
NASA Langley Research Center

B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering from Western Michigan University, 2007
M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014


Doug Wells’ research interests include the study of aircraft design, aerodynamics, unconventional configurations, personal air vehicles, and Low Energy Nuclear Reactions. He performed technical assessments for the subsonic Fixed-Wing Project Phase 1 and Environmentally Responsible Aviation Project Phase 1 contractor’s advanced concepts as well as monitored the Boeing SUGAR Phase 2 Truss-Braced Wing Concept Studies and Exploration task and Metron Aviation’s Technology Portfolio Assessment and Decision Support (TPADS) NRA.