|Name:||Lt Col Anthony M. Deluca|
|Title:||Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering, Deputy Head
|Commercial Phone:||(937) 255-3636 (4537)|
|DSN Phone:||785-3636 (4537)|
|United States Military Academy, West Point, NY||1991 - 1995||BS Mech. Eng.|
|University of Phoenix (Abq Campus), Albuquerque, NM||1995 - 1998||MBA|
|Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), WPAFB, OH||2002 - 2004||MS Aero. Eng.|
|Air Force Institute of Technology (AFIT), WPAFB, OH||2010 - 2014||PhD Aero. Eng.|
Lt Col DeLuca's research interests span the spectrum of aerodynamics related disciplines. Specifically, the areas of low speed aerodynamics, wing design, laminar boundary layer theory and application, flapping wing aerodynamics, biomimetics & biomimicry of natural flight systems, micro air vehicles and their role in future ISR applications, and conventional weapons effects & external ballistics are included as some of his research areas of interest.
DeLuca, Anthony, M.,Mark F. Reeder,and, Richard G.Cobb. “An Experimental Investigation into the Effect of Flap Angles for a Piezo-Driven Wing”.International Journal of Micro Air Vehicles, 5(1):55–92,032013.URL http://dx.doi.org/10.1260/1756-8218.104.22.168.
DeLuca, Anthony M., Mark F. Reeder,and Richard G. Cobb. “Force Measurements and Flow Visualization of Biomimetically Designed Manduca Sexta Class Engineered Wings”. 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, 5 January 2013.http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/6. 2013-87.
Anthony M. DeLuca, Mark F. Reeder, Jacob A. Freeman, and Michael V. Ol. "Flexible and Rigid-Wing Micro Air Vehicle: Lift and Drag Comparison", Journal of Aircraft, Vol. 43, No. 2 (2006), pp. 572-575.
Anthony DeLuca, Mark Reeder, Michael Ol, Jacob Freeman, Michael Simonich, Ian Bautista.24th AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, 28 June 2004 - 01 July 2004, 10.2514/6.2004-2396.Portland, Oregon, eISBN: 978-1-62410-026-0.