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(29) Selected Research Projects

  • December 2005—December 2008, "System Control Architecture and Transducer Concepts for Underwater Port Protection," (Sponsor: ONR).
  • August 2002—June 2007, "ONR Fellowships (5 years)," (Sponsor: Office of Naval Research).
  • August 2002—June 2006, "NAVSEA Ph.D. Fellowships (4 years)," (Sponsor: NAVSEA).
  • August 2005—May 2006, "Panel transmission loss testing and analysis," (Sponsor: Copeland Corporation).
  • August 2005—January 2006, "Motor Acoustics Project," (Sponsor: Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory).
  • January 2005—June 2005, "Design and Fabrication of a Hunter Prototype Fan Driven by a PSU Resonant Piezo Motor Extension," (Sponsor: Hunter Fan Corporation).
  • January 2003—January 2004, "Noise and Vibration Analysis of a ShopVAc," (Sponsor: Shop VAc).
  • January 2001—January 2002, "MEDIRRA," (Sponsor: DARPA - CHAP Program).
  • "3.3L/3.8L Engine Acoustic Model," (Sponsor: Chrysler Challenge Fund).
  • "Cabin Acoustics," (Sponsor: Raytheon Corporation).
  • "Concurrently Engineered Adaptive Quiet Structures," (Sponsor: Office of Naval Research).
  • "Designing Quiet Structures Using Optimally Tuned Absorbers," (Sponsor: NSF).
  • "Desing of a Hunter Fan with a Piezo Motor," (Sponsor: Hunter Fan Compnay).
  • "Graduate Student Fellowship Program," (Sponsor: NASA).
  • "High Power Density Piezoelectric Actuator for Noise and Vibration Reduction," (Sponsor: PCB Piezoetronics).
  • "Identifying Noise Generation Mechanisms in a Sensus Water Meter and Designing Modifications for Their Abatement," (Sponsor: Sensus Technologies).
  • "Laser Vibrometer," (Sponsor: AFRO DUIP).
  • "Morhping Aircraft Stuctures," (Sponsor: ONR/KCF TEchnologies).
  • "NSF Fellowships," (Sponsor: NSF).
  • "ORN Summer Internship Program," (Sponsor: ONR).
  • "Panel transmission loss testing and analysis," (Sponsor: Copeland Corporation).
  • "SAMPSON II," (Sponsor: DARPA).
  • "Smart Aircraft and Marine Propulsion Systems Demonstration," (Sponsor: DARPA).
  • "Sound Transmission Characteristics of Adaptive Composite Panels," (Sponsor: SRI International).
  • "Structurally-Integrated Active System for Sound Power Reduction," (Sponsor: NSF/SBIR PCB Piezotronics).
  • "Summer Research Program for Underrepresented Students," (Sponsor: UTRC).
  • "Summer Research Program for Underrepresented Students," (Sponsor: UTRC).
  • "Synthesis and Processing of Intelligent Cost Effective Structures Program," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency).
  • "Synthesis and Provessing of Intelligent Cost Effective Structures Program II," (Sponsor: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency).
 

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