Luiz Victor Repolho Cagliari


Dr. Luiz Cagliari is a Lecturer in the Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering Department. His research interests include systems and control theory, multidisciplinary design optimization, aerodynamic flow control, and simulation-based design. Dr. Cagliari received his doctoral degree in aeronautical engineering from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Before joining RPI in 2015, he held a Mechanical engineer position at Siemens.

Education & Training
  • Ph.D. Aeronautical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, 2022
    Advisor: Sandipan Mishra, and Jason E. Hicken
    Thesis: Plant and Control Optimization in the Context of Chaotic Dynamical Systems
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Universidade do Estado do Amazonas, Brazil, 2014


Other Focus Areas

Systems and control theory, Multidisciplinary design optimization, Aerodynamic flow control


Professor Cagliari's teaching portfolio includes Modeling and Control of Dynamical Systems, Mechanical Systems Laboratory, and Air Vehicle Design.

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