Publications

Articles from Selected Journals

2015

  • Wissa, A., J. Calogero, N. Wereley, J. E. Hubbard, Jr., and M. Frecker, "Analytical Model and Stability Analysis of the Leading Edge Spar of a Passively Morphing Ornithopter Wing," Bioinspiration & Biomimetics (2015) 10 065003.

2014

  • Tummala, Y., M. Frecker, A. Wissa, and J. E Hubbard, Jr., "Design optimization of a twist compliant mechanism with nonlinear stiffness," Smart Materials and Structures (2014) 23 104011.

Articles in Conference Proceedings

  • Bolmin, O., C. Duan, L. Urrutia, A. Abdulla, A. Hazel, M. Alleyne, A. Dunn, and A. Wissa, “Pop! Observing and Modeling the Legless Self-righting Jumping Mechanism of Click Beetles," The 6th International Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Machines 2017, Stanford, CA.
  • Waite, J., C. Duan, G. Reich, and A. Wissa "Computational Model for Application of Avian Covert Feathers to Aerial Vehicles," International Conference of Adaptive Structures and Technologies 2016, Bolton Landing, NY.
  • Mandadzhiev, B., M. Lynch, L. Chamorro, and A. Wissa "Alula-inspired Leading Edge Device for Low Reynolds Number Flight," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2016-9210, Stowe, VT.
  • Pagano, A., B. Leung, T. Yan, B. Chien, A. Wissa, and S. Tawfick "Multi-Stable Origami Structure for Crawling Locomotion," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2016-9071, Stowe, VT.
  • Hasnain, Z., J. Hubbard Jr., J. Calogero, M. Frecker, and A. Wissa, "Understanding the Relationship Between Pitch Agility and Propulsive Aerodynamic Forces in bio-inspired Flapping Wing Vehicles,” Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures, and Intelligent Systems Conference, 2015-8835, Denver, CO.
  • Wissa, A., K. Han, and M. Cutkosky, "Wings of a Feather Stick Together: morphing wings with barbule-inspired latching," Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Biomimetic and Biohybrid Systems, 2015, Barcelona, Spain.
  • Hasnain, Z., J. Hubbard Jr., and A. Wissa, "Analyzing the Pitch Agility of an Ornithopter Undergoing Passive Compliant Element Induced Shape Change," Proceedings of 33rd AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference, 2015, Dallas, TX.
  • Wissa, A., J. Calogero, and J. Hubbard, Jr., "Stability Analysis of the wing leading edge spar of a passively morphing ornithopter," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures, and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2014-7528, Newport, RI.
  • Wissa, A., Y. Tummala, J. E. Hubbard, Jr., M. Frecker, and M. Northrup, “Inertial effects due to passive wing morphing in ornithopters,” Proceedings of 22nd AIAA/ASME/AHS Adaptive Structures Conference, 2014, National Harbor, MD.
  • Tummala, Y., M. Frecker, A. Wissa, and J. E. Hubbard, Jr., "Design optimization of twist compliant mechanism," Proceedings of Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conference, 2013, Snowbird, UT.
  • Wissa, A., N. Guerreiro, J. Grauer, J. E. Hubbard, Jr., C. Altenbuchner, Y. Tummala, M. Frecker, and R. Roberts, "Flight testing of novel compliant spines for passive wing morphing on ornithopters," Proc. 21st Adaptive Structures Conference, 2013, Boston, MA.
  • Tummala, Y., M. Frecker, A. Wissa, and J. E. Hubbard, Jr., "Design and optimization of bend-and-sweep compliant mechanism," Proceedings of International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, 2013-12338, Portland, OR.
  • Altenbuchner, C., J. E. Hubbard Jr., and A. Wissa, "Free flight validation of a flexible multi-body structural dynamics of a bio-inspired ornithopters," Proc. 51st Aerospace Sciences Meeting, 2013-1157, Grape Vine, TX.
  • Tummala, Y., M. Frecker, A. Wissa, and J. E. Hubbard, Jr., "Design of bend-and-sweep compliant mechanism for passive shape change," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2012-7996, Stone Mountain, GA.
  • Wissa, A., Y. Tummala, J. E. Hubbard, Jr., M. Frecker, and A. Brown, "Testing of novel compliant spines for passive wing morphing," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2011-5198, Scottsdale, AZ.
  • Tummala, Y., A. Wissa, M. Frecker, and J. E. Hubbard, Jr., " Design optimization of a compliant spine for dynamic applications," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2011-5207, Scottsdale, AZ.
  • Tummala, Y., A. Wissa, M. Frecker, and J. E. Hubbard, Jr., "Design of a passively morphing ornithopter wing using a novel compliant spine," Proc. Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems Conf. 2010-3637, Philadelphia, PA.