Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Head of Rotorcraft Research Group. Interests: aerospace mechanics; smart structures; alternative energy structures.
|Degrees:||Aeronautical Eng., Instituto Technologico de Aeronautica, Brazil M.Sc., Ph.D. Stanford University|
|Phone:||613-520-2600 x 5660|
|Office:||6214D Visualization and Simulation Building|
|Website:||Fred Nitzsche's Faculty Profile|
Fred Nitzsche is a Professor in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering. His research interests include smart structures, aeroelasticity of fixed and rotary wings, helicopter individual blade control, aeroelastic reduced-order models, aeroelastic energy harvesting, and intelligent horizontal and vertical axis wind turbines and farms.