Phase I LEARN Projects in Round 1

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Project Concept Discipline Area Principal Investigator Organization Program Phase Period of Performancesort ascending Co-Investigators / Team Members Final Report Slides Video
Turboelectric Distributed Propulsion Test Bed Aircraft Aircraft Design, Propulsion Michael Kerho Rolling Hills Research Corp LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Brian R. Kramer (Rolling Hills Research Corporation) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Kerho_TeDP.PhaseI.Final_.Report.ContractNNX13AB92A.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/KERHO_LEARN.pdf Video
Design, Fabrication and Testing of a Centrifugally Powered Pneumatic De-Icing for Helicopter Rotor Blades Icing Mitigation Jose Palacios Pennsylvania State University LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Joseph Szefi (Invercon, LLC), Douglas Wolfe (Pennsylvania State University) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Palacios_FINAL%20REPORT%20PNEUMATIC%20DE-ICING.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/PALACIOS_LEARN.pdf Video
Plasma-Assisted Combustor Dynamics Control Combustion Wookyung Kim United Technologies Corporation LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Lance L. Smith (United Technologies Corporation) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Kim_SumofResearch_NNX13AB89A.PDF https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/KIM_LEARN.pdf Video
Lightweight Supercapacitors with Porous Nanocarbon Platforms Energy Storage, Materials Yi Lin National Institute of Aerospace Associates LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Jae-Woo Kim (National Institute Of Aerospace Associates), Kent A. Watson (National Institute Of Aerospace Associates) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Lin_LEARN%20-Final%20Report%20-%20Lin%20-%20PNCSupercap%20-PDF.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Lin_nn502635y.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/LIN_LEARN.pdf Video
Hybrid Wave-Rotor Electric Aero-Propulsion (HyWREAP) Propulsion M. Razi Nalim Indiana University - Purdue University Of Indianapolis LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Sally Bane (Purdue University), Mohammad J. Khan (Tuskegee University), Philip Snyder (Rolls Royce North American Technologies, Inc) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Nalim_HyWREAP_Summary-of-Research.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/NALIM_LEARN.pdf Video
High Temperature Fuel Modulation for Improved Engine Performance Materials, Controls Alp Sehirlioglu Case Western Reserve University LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 N/A https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SEHIRLIOGLU_LEARN.pdf Video
Advanced Manufacturing of Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMC) By Innovative Field Assisted Sintering Technology (FAST) Materials, Manufacturing Jogender Singh Pennsylvania State University LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SinghJ_Report-%20on%20Learn%20Phase%20I-Final-10-30-2014.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SINGHJ-LEARN.pdf Video
Active Truss for Fast Response Tip Clearance Modulation Propulsion, Materials Fanping Sun United Technologies Corporation LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Zaffir Chaudhry (United Technologies Corporation) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Sun_2014-06-16_NASA%20NNX13AB90A.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SUN_LEARN.pdf Video
Multichannel Sense-and-Avoid Radar for Small UAVs Radar, UAS Christopher Allen University of Kansas Center For Research, Inc. LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Mark S. Ewing (University of Kansas Center for Research), Keshmiri Shahriar (University of Kansas Center for Research) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Allen_LEARN%20Final%20Report%20-%20Kansas%20-%20Jan%202015%20%20%28v2%29.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/ALLEN_LEARN.pdf Video
Full-scale Experimental Validation of Dynamic, Centrifugally Powered, Pneumatic Actuators for Active Rotor Blade Surfaces Controls, Rotorcraft Joseph Szefi Invercon LLC LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Brian R. Cormier (Kaman Aerospace Corporation) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Szefi_Invercon%20NNX13AB81A_LEARN%20Final%20Report.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SZEFI_LEARN.pdf Video
Separation Platform for Integrating Complex Avionics (SPICA) Flight Controls, Avionics Mark Boddy Adventium Enterprises, LLC LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Todd Carpenter (Adventium Enterprises, LLC) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Boddy_SPICA_PhaseI_FinalReport_r2.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/BODDY_LEARN.pdf Video
Poptube Technology, Enabling Multifunctional Hybrid Composites for Next Generation Aircrafts Airframe Materials Jialai Wang University of Alabama LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Xinyu Zhang (Auburn University) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Wang_LEARN%20I%20Report%20-%20final.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Wang_Poptube%20Technology_%20ASC%20conference.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/WANG_LEARN.pdf Video
Additive Manufacturing of Ceramic Matrix Composites (CMCs) for Propulsion Systems Ceramic Materials and Processing Mrityunjay Singh Ohio Aerospace Institute, Cleveland, OH LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SinghM_OAI%20NNX13AB77A_M%20Singh_LEARN%20Summary%20of%20Research_Final%20Report.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/SINGHM-LEARN.pdf Video
Exploration of a Slotted Airfoil Laminar Flow Control Concept Aerodynamics Mark Maughmer Pennsylvania State University LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Maughmer_snlf.phase1_.mdm_.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/MAUGHMER_LEARN.pdf Video
Enabling Carbon-Free Commercial Aviation Through Integrated, High-Fidelity Conceptual Design Aircraft Design Juan J Alonso Leland Stanford Junior University LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Michael R. Colonno (Stanford University), Thomas Economon (Stanford University), Winfried Wilcke (International Business Machines Corp), Sharon Wormley https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Alonso_LEARN%20Phase%20I%20Final%20Report.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/ALONSO_LEARN.pdf Video
Cooperative Gust Sensing and Suppression for Aircraft Formation Flight Sensor Fusion, Flight Controls Marcello Napolitano West Virginia University Research Corporation LEARN Phase I Nov 16 2012 to Nov 30 2013 Haiyang Chao (West Virginia University), Yu Gu (West Virginia University) https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/Napolitano_WVU_NASA_LEARN_Phase_1_Final_Report_February_2014.pdf https://nari.arc.nasa.gov/sites/default/files/NAPOLITANO_LEARN.pdf Video

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