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ATA has been a leader in methods development for design, analysis, and test for more than 40 years.

As a result of this experience, ATA regularly produces technical papers and presents at conferences. Our
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Mikellides, I.G., A.D. Steltzner, B.K. Blakkolb, R.C. Matthews, P. Shah, and A. Robinson. The Viscous Fluid Mechanical Particle Barrier for the Prevention of Sample Contamination on the Mars 2020 Mission. Planetary and Space Science 142, 2017.
Miskovish, R.S., H. Matt, G. Williams, U. Duong, and L. Thomas. Thermal and Fluid Analysis of the Bigelow Expandable Activity Module (BEAM). Thermal & Fluids Analysis Workshop, August 2017.
Murray, N.E., B.J. Jansen, M.Y. Yang, and M.T. Palodichuk. Measurements of Surface Pressure Fluctuations and Flexible Panel Response to a Transonic Reattaching Flow. AIAA Aviation 2017, 23rd AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference, Denver, Colorado, June 2017.
Najera, D., and R. Kuether Parameter Estimation of Joint Models Using Global Optimization. IMAC XXXV, January 2017.
Najera, D.A. and R.J. Kuether. Multi-Fidelity Modeling of Jointed Structures. SCLV Workshop, El Segundo, CA, June 2017.
Napolitano, K., L. Staab, J. Winkel, J. Akers, and V. Suarez. Fixed Base Modal Survey of the Orion European Service Module Structural Test Article (E-STA). SCLV Workshop, El Segundo, CA, June 2017.
Palmer, T., P. Shah, A. Robinson, et al. Dynamic Hybrid RANS/LES Simulations of Axisymmetric Scramjet Component Flowpaths. AIAA SciTech, Grapevine, Texas, January 2017.
Reveles, N.D., E.L. Blades, N.A. Bern, and M.J. Smith. Capability for Fully Integrated Aeroelastic Simulation of Complete Vertical Lift Configuration. AHS International 73rd Annual Forum & Technology Display, Fort Worth, Texas, May 2017.
Ricciardi, A. Aeroelastic Energy Analysis Using Distributed Aerodynamic Work Visualization. Aerospace Flutter & Dynamics Council Meeting, Orlando, FL, May 5, 2017.
Ricciardi, A. Experimental Characterization of Nonlinear Dynamics for F-16 Substructures. Aerospace Flutter and Dynamics Council Meeting, Fall 2017.
Rupp, C. Active Gravity Offloading of Deployable Space Structures Using Modelica. North America Modelica Users' Group Conference, Palo Alto, CA, August 3, 2017.
Rupp, C. A Woeful Tale of Hidden Assumptions. Sound and Vibration, November 2017.
Schoneman, J. Nonlinear Aerostructural Effects on Hypersonic Panel Flutter. AIAA Young Professionals Symposium, October 2017.
Shah, P.N., E.L. Blades, M. Nucci, J. Schoneman, D. Berg, and A. Cornish. Nonlinear Dynamic Response of Hypersonic Vehicle Skin Panels Using Coupled Fluid-Thermal-Structural Simulation Tools. IMAC XXXV, February 2017.
Shah, P.N., G. Pfeiffer, R. Davis, T. Hartley, and Z. Spakovszky Full-Scale Turbofan Demonstration of a Deployable Engine Air-Brake for Drag Management Applications. Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power 139, November 2017.
Shindich, D., S. Miskovish, H. Matt, B. Howe, and M. Rowley Thermal and Fluid Analysis and Design of the NanoRacks Airlock® Module. Thermal & Fluids Analysis Workshop, August 21-25, 2017.
Vanderpool, D., S. Miskovish, P. Shah, and J. Morgan. Optimization of the Giant Magellan Telescope M1 Off-Axis Mirror Cell Thermal Control System. Thermal and Fluids Analysis Workshop, August 2017.
Weiss, A.D., W. Coenen, and A.L. Sánchez Aerodynamics of Planar Counterflowing Jets. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol 821, Jun. 2017.


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