Welcome !

Daiju Uehara, Ph.D. 
Lead Flutter Engineer at Honda Aircraft Company since January, 2021

Key words: Aeroelasticity, Flutter, Loads, Rotorcraft, Structural Dynamics
Email: udaiju9(at)gmail.com
Links: ResearchGate, Google Scholar Citations, LinkedIn


Latest News: Promoted to Lead Flutter Engineer 


Rotorcraft, Aeroelasticity, Flutter, Loads, Structural dynamics, VTOL aircraft design for space exploration.

Ph. D. (2014 – 2019), Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The University of Texas at Austin
M. S. (2014 – 2017), Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, The University of Texas at Austin
B, S. (2010 – 2014), Aerospace Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan

Professional Experiences
Lead Flutter Engineer, Honda Aircraft Company, Jan 2021 – present
Flutter/Aeroelasticity Engineer, Honda Aircraft Company, Jan 2020 – Jan 2021
Summer Intern, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, June 2018 – Aug 2018
Graduate Research Assistant, UT Austin, Aug 2014 – Dec 2019
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