Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Events

Student with printed aircraft at the printed aircraft competition.

3D Printed Aircraft Competition

The University of Texas at Arlington will host the 5th Annual 3D Printed Aircraft Competition July 10, 2021 at UTA Maverick Stadium in Arlington, Texas. Registration is now open!

Brown Bag Seminar Series

Renowned speakers from academia and industry speak on current topics of interest in mechanical and aerospace engineering every Wednesday from Noon – 1:00pm.

Graduate Seminar Series

Renowned speakers from academia and industry speak on current topics of interest in mechanical and aerospace engineering every Friday from 2:00pm – 2:50pm in Woolf Hall Room 402. 

Senior Design Presentations

The Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering Department Senior Design teams make their project presentations including innovative work in areas as diverse as automated aquaponics, battle robots, and composite pressure cylinders.

Current Dissertation and Thesis Defenses

All are welcome to attend dissertation and thesis defenses by our students. As they are scheduled, they will be listed on this page.

Modeling the Effect of In Situ Nozzle-Integrated Compression Rolling on the Mechanical and Fracture Behavior of Fused Filament Fabrication (FFF) 3D Printed Parts

Momen Qasaimeh - Dissertation Defense
Wednesday, July 28  2:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Recent Dissertation and Thesis Defenses

Structural Optimization and Reliability Assessment of Heterogeneous 3D IC Packages and Analysis of Rheological Properties of Particle Based Thermal Interface Material

Mehzabeen Binte Kabir - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, March 23 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Effectiveness of Closed-Loop Inverse-Kinematic Landmark Navigation Method on Drifting and Heading Errors of Sloppy Multi-Legged Robots

Thong Quang Nguyen - Master's Thesis Defense
Monday, April 26 12:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Investigation on Microstructure and Mechanical properties of Porous Structures Processed by Selective Laser Melting

Samarth Ramachandra - Master's Thesis Defense
Wednesday, April 28 11:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Investigation of the Microstructural and Mechanical Properties of Selectively Laster Melted IN718 Overhangs Fabricated Without Support Structures

Manjunath Hanumantha - Master's Thesis Defense
Thursday, April 29 10:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Impact of Material Models on Immersion Cooled Electronics Packages and Reliability Assessment for Chip-Package Interaction

Tushar Chauhan - Dissertation Defense
Thursday, April 29 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Real-Time Material State Assessment of Composites Using Artificial Intelligence and its Challenges

Muthu Ram Prabhu Elenchezhian - Dissertation Defense
Thursday, April 29 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Evaluating the Thermal Performance of Topology Optimized Low-Cost 3D Printed Heat Exchanger Made of Copper

Bilal Taha - Master's Thesis Defense
Thursday, April 29 2:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Development of a Test Method for Characterizing an Indirect Evaporative Cooling Module for Data Center Cooling Application

Abhijit R. Bhosale - Master's Thesis Defense
Thursday, April 29 3:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Sensitivity Study of Different Components in Calibrated Data Center Model

Saurabh Singh - Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, April 30 10:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Design, Development, and Characterization of a Flow Control Device for Dynamic Cooling Liquid-Cooled Servers

Hardik Yashwant Hurnekar - Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, April 30 11:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Improving the Impingement Cold Plate Thermal Design Using Numerical and Analytical Approach

Reuben Joshua Madhuker- Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, April 30 12:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Design and CFD Analysis of a Tank Solution for Natural Convection Based Single Phase Immersion Cooling of Servers

Siddhesh Manohar Khanvilkar - Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, April 30 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Thermal Design Analysis of Server Chassis Manifolds for Liquid Cooled Servers Using CFD

Kaustubh Kantilal Adsul - Master's Thesis Defense
Friday, April 30 2:30pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Cooling Efficiency Improvement of a Data Center Using Optimized Cabinet Design and Hybrid Cooling With High Inlet Conditions of Single-Phase Coolant and Air

Uschas Chowdhury - PhD Dissertation Defense
Tuesday, May 4 10:00am (Microsoft Teams)
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Development of Virtual Simulation for Evaluation of Robotic Assistive Environment

Shubham Gunjal - Master's Thesis Defense
Tuesday, May 11 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Rotor Performance Model (RPM)

Chadwick S. Balfantz, Jr - Master's Thesis Defense
Monday, June 7 11:30am (Microsoft Teams)
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Shape Modeling, Attitude Estimation, and Classification of Artificial Resident Space Objects (RSO) Using Photometric Light Curves

Katiyayni Balachandran - Dissertation Defense
Wednesday, June 9 1:00pm (Microsoft Teams)
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Past Dissertations and Theses


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Contacts

MAE Administrative Office
WH 211 – 817-272-2603

MAE Academic Advising
WH 204 & WH 206 – 817-272-2561