PROJECTS

ASV, R&D Autonomous Diesel Engine Oil Change System - Project Lead

Dates: Oct. 2017 & Present

  • Developed Engineering Concept and Requirements for team
  • Maintain project documents, research, designs, tests, reports and budget
  • Developed hydraulic system simulation in Simulink to test various designs
  • Currently in testing and evaluation of requirements

University of New Orleans GOMRI Consortium Technical Proposal - ASV Proposal Lead

Dates: Dec. 2016 — Feb. 2017

  • Provided technical data and information to UNO, LSU, USM & NRL proposal team
  • Co-Authored Concept of Operations
  • Developed ASV’s scope of work and provided proposal budget
  • Co-Authored supportive project white papers

ASV, 40’ Utility Boat Conversion – Project Engineer

Dates: Oct. 2016 — Oct. 2017

  • Researched USCG & Navy Utility Boat Technical papers, and Blueprints
  • Modeled Hull from researched historical blueprints and photos
  • Extracted hull form parameters and computed hull form coefficients
  • Used SNAME Small Craft tow tank model resistance data and applied the ITTC-1978 method to estimate resistance and power curves
  • Used Holtrop-Mennen for additional verification of powering predictions
  • Used estimate propeller diameter, pitch, and overall drive efficiencies
  • Outfitted modeled hull with, engines, drives, fuel tanks and auxiliary equipment for hydrostatics and stability calculations.
  • Solidworks Modeling of entire retrofit system and superstructure architecture
  • Instrumentation & Feedback systems Integration - Temperature, Pressure, Fluid Level, Navigation, and RF Communications.

ONR BAA Proposal - Subcontractor Proposal Lead

Dates: Aug. — Sept. 2016

  • Provided technical data and information to UNO, LSU, USM & NRL proposal team
  • Co-Authored Concept of Operations
  • Developed ASV’s scope of work and provided proposal budget
  • Co-Authored supportive project white papers