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American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

    Organizing Committee

    AVIATION 2014 Organizers

    Executive Steering Committee

    Juan Alonso, Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University

    Jennifer Byrne, Vice President, Technical Operations, Lockheed Martin Aeronautics

    Victoria Cox, Former Assistant Administrator for NextGen, Federal Aviation Administration (retired)

    David R. Maroney, Principal Systems Engineer, The MITRE Corporation

    John O'Leary, Vice President, Engineering, Airbus Americas

    Organizing Committee

    General Chair

    David R. Maroney, The MITRE Corporation

    International Chair
    Joao Azevedo, R&D Engineer

    Membership Chair
    G. Alan Lowrey, Lockheed Martin Space Systems

    Public Policy Chair
    Carol Cash, Carol Cash & Associates LLC

    Young Professional Chair
    Ryan Rudy, The Boeing Company

    Recognition Chair
    Neal Pfeiffer, Mooney Aircraft

    Integration Chair
    Rich Wahls, NASA Langley Research Center

    Education Chair
    Dave Mitchell, Mitchell Aerospace Research

    Exposition Chair
    Kim Flossie, Wolverine Ventures

    Local Area Representative
    Amy Kohler Hudnall, Georgia Center of Innovation for Aerospace


    Technical Program Committee

    AVIATION Forum Technical Chairs

    Danielle (Dani) Soban, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Queen's University Belfast
    Andy Broeren, NASA Glenn Research Center

    ITAR Chair
    Elena Garcia, Georgia Institute of Technology


    Technical Discipline Chairs

    Applied Aerodynamics
    Brian McGrath, Johns Hopkins

    Aerodynamic Measurement Technology
    Steven J. Beresh, Sandia National Laboratories

    Stewart Glegg, Florida Atlantic University

    Aircraft Noise and Emissions Reduction Symposium
    J-P Clarke, Georgia Institute of Technology

    Atmospheric Flight Mechanics
    Ashok Gopalarathnam, North Carolina State University

    Atmospheric and Space Environments
    Jen-Ching (Paul) Tsao, Ohio Aerospace Institute

    Aviation, Technology, Integration and Operations
    Joe Butterfield, Queen's University Belfast

    Balloon Systems
    Michael Fortenberry, Southwest Research Institute

    Flight Testing
    Thane Lundberg, Edwards Air Force Base

    Flow Control
    Noel Clemens, The Ohio State University

    Fluid Dynamics
    Dan Bodony, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    Ground Testing
    Tom Wayman, Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

    International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies
    Adam Siebenhaar, Aerojet

    Lighter than Air Systems Technology
    Brandon Buerge, Wichita State University

    Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization
    Eliot Winer, Iowa State University

    Modeling and Simulation Technologies
    Randal Allen, Lonestar Aerospace

    Plasmadynamics and Lasers
    Michael White, Ohio Aerospace Institute

    Theoretical Fluid Mechanics
    Rodney Bowersox, Texas A&M University

    Design Engineering
    Sidney Rowe, NASA

    Digital Avionics
    John Moore, Rockwell Collins

    11th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference (AIAA representative)
    William A. Wood, Langley Research Center

    11th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference (ASME representative)
    Yaroslav Chudnovsky, Gas Technology Institute

    Product Support
    Lori Fischer, Woodward AES