Dr. Martiqua Post
PhD, Aerospace & Mechanical Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2004
MS, Mechanical Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2001
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Union College, 1999
YEARS SERVICE ON THIS FACULTY: 7
Associate Professor: January 2010
Assistant Professor: July 2005
Date of Original Appointment: July 2005
OTHER RELATED EXPERIENCE (Teaching/Industry/etc):
Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Notre Dame, 2004-2005.
Graduate Research Assistant, University of Notre Dame, 1999-2004.
Assistant Engineer, GE Corporate Research and Development, 1999.
Patent - Plasma actuators for drag reduction on wings, nacelles, and/or fuselage of vertical take-off and landing aircraft
PRINCIPAL PUBLICATIONS (of the last five years)
Post, M., Ghoreyshi, M., Cummings, R., “CFD Calculation of Aerodynamic Indicial Functions for a Generic Fighter Configuration,” 2012 High Performance Computing Modernization Program Contributions to DoD Mission Success, Summer 2012.
Rotondaro, M., Wisniewski, C., Post, M., Porter, C., Smith, E., Hager, G., “Determination of Rubidium Number Density under Optically Thick Conditions, Pressure Broadened by Helium or Methane,” Journal of Directed Energy, Vol 4, pp. 169-183, Spring 2011.
Corke, T., Post, M., and Orlov, D., “Plasma Enhanced Aerodynamics: Physics, Modeling and Applications,” Experiments in Fluids, 16 November 2008.
-Patel, M., Ng, T., Vasudevan, S., Corke, C., Post, M., McLaughlin, T., and Suchomel, C., “Scaling Effects of an Aerodynamic Plasma Actuator,” Journal of Aircraft, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 223-236, Jan-Feb 2008.
-Corke, T., Post, M., and Orlov, D., “SDBD Plasma Enhanced Aerodynamics: Concepts, Optimization, and Applications,” Progress in Aerospace Sciences, Vol. 43, Issues 7-8, pp. 193-217, Oct-Nov 2007.
-Gordeyev, S., Post, M., McLaughlin, T., Ceniceros, J., and Jumper, E., “Aero-Optical Environment Around a Conformal-Window Turret,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 45, No. 7, pp. 1514-1524, July 2007.
-Post, M., and Corke, T., “Separation Control using Plasma Actuators: Dynamic Stall Control on an Oscillating Airfoil,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 44, No. 12. pp. 3125-3135, Dec 2006.
SCIENTIFIC AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honorary)
Pi Tau Sigma (Mechanical Engineering Honorary)
Sigma Gamma Tau (Aerospace Engineering Honorary)
Sigma Xi National Research Society
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Senior Member
Chair-Elect, Applied Aerodynamics Technical Committee for AIAA
HONORS AND AWARDS:
Squadron Office School, 2007
Faculty of the Year, USAFA Branch Tau Beta Pi, 2007
AIAA Rocky Mountain Section Special Service Award, 2007
Outstanding Teaching Assistant, University of Notre Dame, 2000
Striving for Excellence in Teaching Certificate, University of Notre Dame 1999
INSTITUTIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICE (in the last five years):
USAFA Faculty Forum Member
USAFAJunior Faculty Council Vice President
DFAN Speaker Program POC
Officer Representative for the USAFA Women’s Gymnastics Team
Character Development Program Facilitator (VECTOR, ACES, LIFT)
Academic Advisor to Aero Majors and Undeclared Freshman
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Applied Aeronautics Technical Committee
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Review of Technical Papers
Sigma Gamma Tau USAFA Faculty Advisor
Support the AF Test Pilot School by teaching Short Course on Subsonic Aerodynamics
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITES IN THE LAST FIVE YEARS:
Squadron Officer School, 2007
ABET IDEAL SCHOLAR, 2012
Numerous conference presentations and attendances