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Department of Aeronautics

Faculty and Staff

 

Maj. August J. (AJ) RollingLt Col AJ Rolling

Assistant Professor

EDUCATION:
PhD, Aeronautical Engineering, Virginia Tech, 2007
MS, Aeronautical Engineering, Air Force Institute of Technology, 2002
BS, Mechanical Engineering, United States Military Academy, 1995

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:
US Air Force Academy Department of Aeronautics, Instructor, 2007-present, full time

NON-ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE:
Chief, Air Weapons Branch, National Air and Space Intelligence Agency, Mar 2002 – Aug 2004
Lead Propulsion Engineer, C-17 System Program Office, May 1999-Aug 2001
Lead Structural Engineer, F-16 System Program Office, Sept 1995-Apr 1998

CURRENT MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:
Sigma Gamma Tau (Aeronautical Engineering Honorary)
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

HONORS AND AWARDS:
Numerous military outstanding achievement awards

PRINCIPAL PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS:
• Rolling, August J., Design of Gages for Direct Skin Friction Measurements in Complex Turbulent Flows with Shock Impingement Compensation, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Dissertation, 2007.
• Rolling, August J., and J.A. Schetz, "Direct Skin Friction Measurements with Shock-Impingement Compensation in Complex Turbulent Flows," 25th American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference 5-8 June 2006, San Francisco, California, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2006-3838.
• Sang, Alexander K., A.J. Rolling, and J.A. Schetz, "A Novel Skin Friction Sensor for Hypersonic Flow," 25th American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference 5-8 June 2006, San Francisco, California, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2006-3837.
• Rolling, August J., P.I. King, and Fred Schauer, "Propagation of Detonation Waves in Tubes Split from a PDE Thrust Tube," 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit 7-10 July 2002 Indianapolis, Indiana, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 2002-3714.

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