Flame-Vortex Dynamics in a Ramjet/Scramjet Engine - Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering


The focus of the research is an advanced combustor technique known as cavity flame stabilization. The effects of flow-field conditions on combustor stability are analyzed, specifically including flame generated vorticity and turbulence.

Project Dates

Start Date: 1/10/2022 - End Date: 4/27/2022

Students Needed

Type of Project

Individual

Student Responsibilities

Time Commitment

10-20 hours hour(s)

Student Requirements

The student will assist with data acquisition and processing. They will further aid in experimental setup tasks and troubleshooting. This project presents the unique opportunity to experience high speed advanced optical diagnostic techniques using state-of-the-art technology. Previous experience is ideal, however the desire to learn is paramount.

Interested in Working With the Following Programs

For EXCEL URE Students Only
Honors Undergraduate Thesis
Independent Research Credit (4912)
McNair Scholars
Research and Mentoring Program
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Additional Notes

Position Overview

  • Date Posted: 10-02-2019
  • Location:
    • Orlando (Main Campus)
  • Paid: Yes