Aluminum Droplet Combustion
A number of related projects to design, build, test, and fly high powered rockets with solid and liquid propellant propulsion systems, for professional competitions, and access to space. Makes use of CNC Manufacturing Lab, S&I Lab, Jet Engine Test Cells. Funding by Florida Space Grant Consortium, ERAU Honors Program, Space Florida, United Space Alliance, Lockheed Martin, Bombardier Transportation, private sponsors.
Dr. Eric R. Perrell is a Professor of Aerospace Engineering at Embry-Riddle, Daytona Beach Campus. His specialty are computational fluid dynamics, thermoplastics, propulsion, combustion, and hypersonic aerodynamics.