Welcome !

Daiju Uehara 
Ph. D. Candidate
Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
The University of Texas at Austin

Key words: Rotorcraft, Structural Dynamics
Email: udaiju9(at)utexas.edu
Links: ResearchGate, Google Scholar Citations, LinkedIn


Experimental study of aeroelastic behaviors of VTOL aircraft. Structural dynamics. VTOL aircraft design for space exploration. Currently seeking for a full-time job/ Post-doc position after obtaining PhD (expected in summer 2019).

Ph. D. Candidate (2014 – current), Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The University of Texas at Austin, expected to graduate in Summer 2019
M. S., Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The University of Texas at Austin
B, S., Aerospace Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Professional Experiences
Summer Intern, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, June 2018 – Aug 2018
Graduate Research Assistant, UT Austin, Aug 2014 – present
Teaching Assistant (Structural Dynamics), UT Austin, Jan 2014 – May 2018

Media appearances
Vertical Flight Foundation Scholar Spot Light in Vertiflite Sep/Oct 2018

Best Paper Award of Dynamics Session at 74th American Helicopter Society international Forum, 2018
Best Paper Award of Test & Evaluation II Session at 6th Asian/Australian Rotorcraft Forum, 2017
UT Austin Graduate School Continuing Fellowship for 2018-2019 (covers tuition, insurance, and stipend), 2018
Vertical Flight Foundation Eugene K. Liberatore Scholarship, 2018
Vertical Flight Foundation Tom Woods Honorary Scholarship, 2017