People

Directors

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Professor, CEAS - Aerospace Eng

745 E Baldwin Hall

513-556-3523

Research Support

Grant: #TECH-09-022 Investigators:Abdallah, Shaaban; Cohen, Kelly; Hamed, Awatef; Jeng, San-Mou; Jog, Milind; Khosla, Prem; Lee, Jay; Qian, Dong; Schulz, Mark; Shanov, Vesselin; Singh, Raj; Steckl, Andrew; Turner, Mark; Vasudevan, Vijay; Walker, Bruce 08-18-2008 -08-17-2013 Ohio Department of Development Intelligent Propulsion and Power Systems and Their Life Management Role:Collaborator $27,492,308.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #PO 0521109-UC-01 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 03-27-2009 -09-26-2009 Missile Defense Agency Global Missile Defense Battle Management Role:PI $20,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #SRS 006763 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 02-18-2010 -08-31-2013 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Analysis of Acoustic Suppression Strategies for Cavity Flows using 3-D Proper Orthogonal Decomposition Role:PI $50,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #SRS 007101 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 09-01-2010 -12-31-2012 Modus Recte, Inc. Technical Support for MODUS Aircraft Role:PI $95,000.00 Closed Level:Industry

Grant: #SRS 007243 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 12-01-2010 -01-31-2012 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Intelligent Aerospace Systems for Enhanced Emergency Management of Wild-Land Fires Role:PI $10,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #RZ3-UC-11-2 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 08-01-2011 -07-31-2013 Ohio Board of Regents Cooperative Control of UAV's Under Communication Constraints Role:PI $129,760.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #PO 070911-UC-01 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-01-2011 -01-10-2012 Department of Defense Sensor Resource Management Role:Collaborator $37,500.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #020112-UC-01 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 02-01-2012 -08-31-2013 Missile Defense Agency Sensor Resource Management Role:PI $37,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #RB9-UC-12-2 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 07-09-2012 -07-08-2014 Ohio Board of Regents Planning, Guidance, and Control for Multiple UAV's Role:PI $130,061.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #RQ1-UC-13-6 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 05-06-2013 -05-05-2014 Ohio Board of Regents Guidance and Control of Air-Breathing Hypersonic Vehicles Role:PI $43,500.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #REAP 13-61 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 07-01-2013 -12-31-2013 Department of the Army Research and Engineering Apprenticeship Program Role:PI $2,600.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #SRS 008862 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 09-01-2012 -08-31-2013 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Flight Camp at the University of Cincinnati for High School Middle School Role:PI $25,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #EEC-1404766 Investigators:Angelopoulos, Anastasios; Bhattacharya, Prabir; Cohen, Kelly; Franco, John; Guliants, Vadim; Kastner, Jeffrey; Kukreti, Anant; Kupferle, Margaret; Lu, Mingming; Nistor, Vasille; Sorial, George; Wei, Heng; Wendell, David 05-01-2014 -04-30-2017 National Science Foundation RET Site on "Challenge-Based Learning and Engineering Design Process Enhanced Research Experiences for Middle and High School In-Service Teachers." Role:Collaborator $498,949.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #NNX14AQ26H Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 09-01-2014 -08-31-2015 National Aeronautics and Space Administration NASA AERONATUTICS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM Role:PI $15,000.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC-C1721-Max Poyle Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 02-17-2015 -12-31-2015 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Hybrid Rocket Lander/Battle of the Rockets (Max Poyle) Role:PI $4,750.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #RQ21-UC-15-3 / AFRL Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 05-11-2015 -05-10-2016 Ohio Board of Regents Planning, Guidance, and Control for Multiple UAVs Role:PI $43,500.00 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #2015-2016 Scholarships Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 09-01-2015 -08-31-2016 National Aeronautics and Space Administration Ohio Space Grant Consortium (OSGC) 2015-2016 Scholarships Role:PI $7,500.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #IIP-1559718 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 06-01-2015 -11-30-2015 National Science Foundation Situational Awareness during Fire and Emergency (SAFE) Role:Collaborator $140,918.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #C15-2A00-UC/NNL09AA00A Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-01-2015 -09-25-2017 National Aeronautics and Space Administration On-board Sense and Avoid System for s-UAS using Optical Sensors Role:PI $19,984.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #IIS-1526677 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 01-01-2016 -12-31-2017 National Science Foundation CHS: Small: Collaborative Research: Spatio-Temporal Situational Awareness in Large-Scale Disasters using Low-Cost Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Role:Collaborator $333,303.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #DAGSI RQ3-UC-15-5 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kivelevitch, Elad 06-15-2015 -06-14-2016 Dayton Area Graduate Studies Institute Intelligent Gas Turbine Control Systems and Engine Integrated Health Management Research Role:Collaborator $43,500.00 Awarded Level:Private Non-Profit

Grant: #PO 153139 - Task Order 4 / FA8650-15-D-2516-0004 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 10-19-2015 -06-18-2016 Air Force Research Laboratory Support for Tim Arnett USAF Contract FA8650-15-D-2516 (IST FPH98) Role:PI $16,999.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #FPH98-S023 Master / FA8650-15-D-2513 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 10-14-2015 -06-11-2021 Department of the Air Force Support for Tim Arnett USAF Contract FA8650-15-D-2516 (IST FPH98) Role:PI $.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #DAGSI RQ42-UC-16-5 sub ODHE Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 06-15-2016 -06-14-2017 Ohio Department of Higher Education Intelligent Gas Turbine Control Systems and Engine Integrated Health Management Research Role:PI $52,258.00 Awarded Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #ODOT 27899 sub FHWA Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Helmicki, Arthur; Hunt, Victor; Kumar, Manish 09-12-2016 -09-12-2019 Federal Highway Administration Moored Aerostat Systems (MAS) for Transportation, Incident Management, and Infrastructure Assessment Role:Collaborator $1,233,952.09 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #AFRL/DAGSI RQ4-UC-16-1 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 06-01-2016 -05-31-2017 Ohio Department of Higher Education Planning, Guidance, and Control for Multiple UAV Cooperative Operations Role:PI $68,390.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP - Ck no. 1856 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 10-21-2016 -10-20-2017 National Aeronautics and Space Administration University of Cincinnati bAEROcats Role:PI $5,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #ODOT 30267 sub FHWA E170970 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-13-2017 -07-13-2018 Federal Highway Administration Technologies for Integration of small Unmanned Aerial Systems (s-UAS) in National Airspace System Role:Collaborator $39,878.80 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC 2017 Research Infrastructure Grant - (Check No. 1911) Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 05-01-2017 -08-15-2017 National Aeronautics and Space Administration OSGC Research Infrastructure Grant (Zoe Lee) Role:Collaborator $3,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #ODOT Teaming Agrmt sub USDOT Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Helmicki, Arthur; Hunt, Victor; Kumar, Manish; Norouzi, Mehdi 01-02-2018 -10-24-2020 Department of Transportation State of Ohio UAS Integration Pilot Program Role:Collaborator $.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #DAGSI/AFRL RQ19-UC-18-5 sub ODHE, Ohio Student/Faculty Fellow- Lamping Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 03-01-2018 -02-28-2019 Ohio Department of Higher Education Multi-UAV Control and Decision Making for Pursuit-Evasion Games Role:PI $52,260.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #OSGC Undergraduate STEM Scholarship-Pickering Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 08-15-2018 -08-14-2019 NASA Headquarters Ohio Space Grant Undergraduate Scholarship - Pickering Role:PI $2,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #SICHOP 077795 - Check 2036 sub NASA Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-01-2018 -06-30-2019 NASA Headquarters OSGC Student-Innovative-Creative-Hands-on Project (SICHOP) Role:PI $5,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #077742 Undergraduate Research Internship (Dudala) - Check 2031 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 07-01-2018 -12-31-2018 NASA Headquarters Development of the Bearcat VTOL UAV Platform Role:PI $2,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #Campus Allocation Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 07-01-2017 -06-30-2019 NASA Headquarters OSGC Campus Allocation Role:PI $4,833.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC Check 2053 Undergraduate STEM Scholarship (Wessels) sub NASA Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 08-01-2018 -07-31-2019 NASA Headquarters Ohio Space Grant Consortium Undergrad Scholarship - Austin Wessels Role:PI $2,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC Graduate Fellowship 2018-2019 - Richards - Check 2015 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly 05-21-2018 -12-31-2018 NASA Headquarters Ohio Space Grant Consortium Scholarship Role:PI $6,500.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #FS-18-048 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish; Vanderelst, Dieter 04-18-2018 -12-31-2018 Department of Homeland Security SCITI UAV Innovator Subcontract SUAVE Role:Collaborator $50,000.00 Active Level:Federal

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Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering, CEAS - Mechanical Eng

629 Rhodes Hall

513-556-5311

Education

Ph.D., Duke University Durham, N.C., 2004 (Mechanical Engineering,)

M.S., Duke University Durham, N.C., 2002 (Mechanical Engineering)

Ph.D., Duke University Durham, N.C., 2004 (Mechanical Engineering)

Research Support

Grant: #PO 0521109-UC-01 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 03-27-2009 -09-26-2009 Missile Defense Agency Global Missile Defense Battle Management Role:Collaborator $20,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #W911NF-09-1-0561 Investigators:Kumar, Manish 10-01-2009 -07-31-2010 Department of the Army Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Dynamics and Emergent Phenomena in Swarm Robotic Systems Using the Fokker-Planck Formalism Role:PI $49,997.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #EFRI-1024608 Investigators:Kumar, Manish; Ramakrishnan, Subramanian 09-15-2010 -08-31-2012 National Science Foundation A Novel Approach to Characterization and Control of Emergent Behavior in Complex Systems Role:PI $185,525.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #W911NF-00-1-0493 Investigators:Kumar, Manish 10-01-2010 -09-30-2011 Department of the Army Integrated Multi-Aerial and Ground Vehicle Experimental (IMAGE) Platform Role:PI $102,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #W911NF-11-1-0072 Investigators:Kumar, Manish 02-15-2011 -02-14-2012 Department of the Army A Two-Day Workshop on Frontiers of Real-World Multi-Robot Systems: Challenges and Opportunities Role:PI $15,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #CMMI-1107010 Investigators:Kumar, Manish 07-01-2011 -06-30-2012 National Science Foundation A Two-Day Workshop on Frontiers of Real-World Multi-Robot Systems: Challenges and Opportunities Role:PI $15,000.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #PO 070911-UC-01 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-01-2011 -01-10-2012 Department of Defense Sensor Resource Management Role:PI $37,500.00 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #020112-UC-01 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 02-01-2012 -08-31-2013 Missile Defense Agency Sensor Resource Management Role:Collaborator $37,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #DUE-1141120 Investigators:Anand, Sundararaman; Huang, Hongdao Samuel; Kumar, Manish 05-01-2012 -04-30-2014 National Science Foundation Seamless Transition Form Academia to Real-World (STAR): A Collaborative Partnership to Producing Industry Ready Graduates Role:Collaborator $199,999.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #IIP-1559718 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 06-01-2015 -11-30-2015 National Science Foundation Situational Awareness during Fire and Emergency (SAFE) Role:PI $140,918.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #C15-2A00-UC/NNL09AA00A Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-01-2015 -09-25-2017 National Aeronautics and Space Administration On-board Sense and Avoid System for s-UAS using Optical Sensors Role:Collaborator $19,984.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #IIS-1526677 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 01-01-2016 -12-31-2017 National Science Foundation CHS: Small: Collaborative Research: Spatio-Temporal Situational Awareness in Large-Scale Disasters using Low-Cost Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Role:PI $333,303.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #ODOT 27899 sub FHWA Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Helmicki, Arthur; Hunt, Victor; Kumar, Manish 09-12-2016 -09-12-2019 Federal Highway Administration Moored Aerostat Systems (MAS) for Transportation, Incident Management, and Infrastructure Assessment Role:Collaborator $1,233,952.09 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #EAA16-02-06 Investigators:Anand, Sundararaman; Kumar, Manish 03-24-2017 -03-24-2018 Department of the Army Non-Invasive Computer Vision Toolkit for Legacy Machines using MTConnect (UI Labs / DMDII) Role:Collaborator $376,902.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Grant: #ODOT 30267 sub FHWA E170970 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-13-2017 -07-13-2018 Federal Highway Administration Technologies for Integration of small Unmanned Aerial Systems (s-UAS) in National Airspace System Role:PI $39,878.80 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC 2017 Research Infrastructure Grant - (Check No. 1911) Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 05-01-2017 -08-15-2017 National Aeronautics and Space Administration OSGC Research Infrastructure Grant (Zoe Lee) Role:PI $3,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #ODOT Teaming Agrmt sub USDOT Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Helmicki, Arthur; Hunt, Victor; Kumar, Manish; Norouzi, Mehdi 01-02-2018 -10-24-2020 Department of Transportation State of Ohio UAS Integration Pilot Program Role:Collaborator $.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #SICHOP 077795 - Check 2036 sub NASA Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish 07-01-2018 -06-30-2019 NASA Headquarters OSGC Student-Innovative-Creative-Hands-on Project (SICHOP) Role:Collaborator $5,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC Check 2053 Undergraduate STEM Scholarship (Miller) Investigators:Kumar, Manish 08-01-2018 -07-31-2019 NASA Headquarters Ohio Space Grant Consortium Undergraduate Scholarship - Amanda Miller Role:PI $2,500.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #FS-18-048 Investigators:Cohen, Kelly; Kumar, Manish; Vanderelst, Dieter 04-18-2018 -12-31-2018 Department of Homeland Security SCITI UAV Innovator Subcontract SUAVE Role:PI $50,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Preferred Information

Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering,

Faculty

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Asst Professor - Practice, CEAS - Aerospace Eng

732 Rhodes Hall

513-556-2946

Research Support

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP 2017 (CubeCats Heimholtz Cage) Investigators:Black, George; McGhan, Catharine 05-08-2017 -05-07-2018 National Aeronautics and Space Administration UC CubeCats Helmholtz Cage (Jason Roll) Role:PI $4,740.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP 2017 (CubeCats CubSat Groundstation) Investigators:Black, George; McGhan, Catharine 05-08-2017 -05-07-2018 National Aeronautics and Space Administration UC CubeCats CubSat Groundstation (Reeve Lambert) Role:PI $1,530.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP_Richards_ck no.1974 Investigators:Black, George 10-01-2017 -09-30-2018 NASA Headquarters Programmable Flight Simulator for Teaching and Research Role:PI $5,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSU 60064677 sub ODHE HABSat-1 Investigators:Beck, Richard; Black, George; Liu, Hongxing; Ma, Ou; McGhan, Catharine 04-04-2018 -06-30-2019 Ohio Department of Higher Education HABsat-1 (Harmful Algal Bloom Satellite-1) Role:Collaborator $131,083.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #N00014-18-1-2851 Investigators:Beck, Richard; Black, George; Liu, Hongxing; Ma, Ou; McGhan, Catharine 08-15-2018 -08-14-2020 Office of Naval Research HABsat-2 - Multi-resolution, radiation resistant, VNIR hyperspectral imaging 6U CubeSat Constellation for littoral ocean, Great Lakes and tributary inland water studies. Role:Collaborator $165,945.00 Active Level:Federal

Contact Information

Academic - 732 Rhodes Hall
Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Ohio, 45221
Phone: 937-380-6201
blackgr@ucmail.uc.edu

Graduate Students

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PhD Mechanical Engineering

414 Old Chemistry

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PhD Mechanical Engineering

414 Old Chemistry

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PhD Aerospace Engineering

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MS Aerospace Engineering

Headshot of Shraddha Barawkar

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MS Mechanical Engineering

414 Old Chemistry

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MS Aerospace Engineering

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MEng Aerospace Engineering

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MS Aerospace Engineering

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MS Aerospace Engineering

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PhD Aerospace Engineering

Undergraduate Students

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Aerospace Engineering

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Aerospace Engineering

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Aerospace Engineering

Notable Alumni

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PhD Aerospace Engineering

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Mechanical Engineering