-Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2011.
-Associate’s Degree in German, Defense Language Institute, Presidio of Monterey, CA, 2004.
-Flight Test Engineering Graduate, United States Air Force Test Pilot School, Edwards Air Force Base, CA, 2001.
-M.S. in Mechanical Engineering with Aerospace emphasis, The George Washington University, Washington, D.C., 1999.
-B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering, U.S. Air Force Academy, CO, 1997.
Aerospace System Design, Multidisciplinary Design Optimization, Multistate Design for Robustness, Design under Uncertainty, Flight Test, Optimal Control
Agte, J., Borer, N., de Weck, O., "Design of Long Endurance Systems with Inherent Robustness to Partial Failures during Operations," Journal of Mechanical Design, Volume 134, No. 10, October 2012. p. 100903 (15 pages). Similar content also published as:
Borer, N., Agte, J., “A Multistate Design Methodology for Effecting Robust Mission Performance in Long Endurance UAVs,” AIAA 2012-0844, 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, January 2012.
Agte, J., Borer, N., de Weck, O., "Multistate Design Approach to Analysis of Twin-engine Aircraft Performance Robustness," Journal of Aircraft, Volume 49, No. 3, May-June 2012. pp. 781-793. Similar content also published as:
Agte, J., Borer, N., de Weck, O., “A Simulation-based Design Model for Analysis and Optimization of Multi-state Aircraft Performance,” AIAA 2010-2997, 6th AIAA Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, April 2010.
Agte, J., de Weck, O., Sobieski, J., Arendsen, P., Morris, A., Spieck, M., “MDO: Assessment and Direction for Advancement – an Opinion of One International Group,” Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, Volume 40, No. 1, January 2010. pp. 17-33. Similar content also published as:
de Weck, O., Agte, J., Sobieski, J., Arendsen, P., Morris, A., Spieck, M., "State-of-the-Art and Future Trends in Multidisciplinary Design Optimization", AIAA-2007-1905, 3rd AIAA Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Specialist Conference, April 2007.
Sobieszczanski-Sobieski, J., Agte, J., and Sandusky, R., "Bi-Level Integrated System Synthesis," AIAA Journal, Volume 38, No. 1, January 2000. pp. 164-172. Similar content also published as:
Sobieszczanski-Sobieski, J., Agte, J., Sandusky, R. Jr., “Bi-level integrated system synthesis (BLISS),” AIAA-1998-4916, 7th AIAA/USAF/NASA/ISSMO Symposium on Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization, St. Louis, MO, September 1998.
CONFERENCE & OTHER PROCEEDINGS:
Borer, N., Agte, J., “Design of Robust Aircraft for Persistant Observation Campaigns using Nested Multistate Design,” AIAA-2012-5452, 12th AIAA ATIO/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, September 2012.
Narek, S., Agte, J., de Weck, O., “Multistate Analysis and Optimization of a Geared Turbofan Engine Lubrication System,” AIAA-2012-5637, 12th AIAA ATIO/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference, September 2012.
Agte, J., Gan, T., Kunzi, F., March, A., Sato, S., Suarez, B., Yutko, B., “Conceptual Design of a Hybrid Lift Airship for Intra-regional Flexible Access Transport,” AIAA 2010-1391, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, January 2010.
Agte, J., Cohen, K., "First Order Effects of New Technology on a High Altitude Long Endurance (HALE) Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)," AIAA 2008-0168, 46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, January 2008.
Agte, J., "A Tool for Application of Bi-Level Integrated System Synthesis to Multidisciplinary Design Optimization Problems," DGLR-2005-241, German Air and Space Congress, September 2005.
Trapp, B., Gunsch, G., Agte, J., Bieryla, J., Shick, K., and Rothermel, S., "Flight Test Evaluation and Mission-Specific Optimization of Satellite Packet Telemetry Protocol on DoD Flight Test Ranges," SFTE Spring Symposium, April 2002.
Sobieszczanski-Sobieski, J., Emiley, M., Agte, J., and Sandusky, R., "Advancement of Bi-Level Integrated System Synthesis (BLISS)," AIAA 2000-0421, 38th Aerospace Sciences Meeting & Exhibit, January 2000.
Agte, J., Sobieszczanski-Sobieski, J., and Sandusky, R.; "Supersonic Business Jet Design through Bi-Level Integrated System Synthesis," SAE 1999-01-5622, World Aviation Congress, October 1999.
Brandt, S., Agte, J., Hadley, M., Creviston, D., Knauf, E., and LaRoche, S., "Student Evolution of an Unconventional Flying Wing Configuration," SAE 975636, World Aviation Congress, October 1997.