Juan Abelló

Juan Abelló

Instructor

P.Eng, B.S., M.S., Ph.D. (Cornell); Member of CEEA and AHS

phone:  604-822-2937
fax:  604-822-2406
email:  abello@mech.ubc.ca
office:  KAIS 1132

Research Interests

  • Rotorcraft aerodynamics
  • Rotorcraft aeroacoustics
  • Blade-vortex interaction (BVI) noise reduction

Teaching Activities

  • APSC 172  Engineering Analysis I
  • APSC 173  Engineering Analysis II
  • MECH 220  Engineering Practicum (software portion)
  • VANT 150  Sustainability and Engineering Design

Teaching Interests

  • Blended learning.
  • Active learning.
  • Teaching engineering within an EAL setting.

Selected Publications

  • Abelló, J.C. and George, A.R. “Wake Displacement Modifications to Reduce Rotorcraft Blade-Vortex Interaction Noise,” Journal of Aircraft, Vol. 41, No. 2, April 2004, p. 290.
  • Abelló, J.C. and George, A.R. “Wake Displacement Study of Attitude and Flight Parameter Modifications to Reduce Rotorcraft Blade-Vortex Interaction (BVI) Noise,” presented at the 9th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Specialists Meeting, Hilton Head, South Carolina, United States, May 2003.
  • Abelló, J.C. and George, A.R. “Rotorcraft BVI Noise Reduction by Attitude Modification,” presented at the 5th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Specialists Meeting, Bellevue, Washington, United States, May 1999.