Faculty

YANG Yannian
Research Assistant Professor
yangyn@sustech.edu.cn

Work experience

2016.02-2016.03, Researcher, Delft University of Technology, School of Aerospace and Aerospace, Netherlands
2016.07-2017.08,Pneumatic Engineer,Yihang Intelligent Equipment Co., Ltd., Guangzhou
2017.09-2018.12, Assistant Researcher, Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, Shenzhen
2019.01-present, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanics and Aerospace Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology

 

Learning experience

2005.08-2009.06, Bachelor, Aircraft Design and Engineering, Aviation College, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an
2009.09-2011.09, Master, Aircraft Design, Aviation Academy, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an
2011.10-2017.03, Ph.D., Aerodynamics, Aerospace Academy, Delft University of Technology, Netherlands

 

Honors
2018.09, Class C, “Navigate Talents”, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
2008.10, National Aerospace Model Championship 3 kg oil movement limited time airdrop champion

 

Research direction

Propeller aerodynamics, propeller aerodynamic noise, drone aerodynamic design, aircraft design

 

Papers

Yang, Y., Sciacchitano, A., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Spatial-temporal and modal analysis of propeller induced ground vortices by particle image velocimetry,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 28, 2016.
Yang, Y., Zhou, T., Sciacchitano, A., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Experimental investigation of the impact of a propeller on a streamwise impinging vortex,” Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 69, pp. 582-594, 2017.
Yang, Y., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Aerodynamic impact of a streamwise vortex on a propeller,” Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 70, pp. 108-120, 2017.
Yang, Y., Zhou, T., Sciacchitano, A., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Propeller and inflow vortex interaction: vortex response and impact on the propeller performance,” CEAS Aeronautical Journal, Vol. 7, No. 3, 2016.
Yang, Y., Sciacchitano, A., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Investigation of the interaction between propeller and ground vortices by particle image velocimetry,” Journal of Visualization, Vol. 21, pp. 39-55, 2017.
Yang, Y., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Numerical analysis of propeller induced ground vortices by actuator disk model,” Journal of Visualization,Vol. 21, pp. 117-132, 2017.
Yang Y., Liu Y., Li Y., Arcondoulis E., Wang Y., Huang B. and Li W., “Aerodynamic and Aeroacoustic characteristics of a multicopter propeller during forward flight,” AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum, Cincinnati,2018.
Li Y., Yang Y., Liu Y., Wang Y., Huang B., Li W., (2018) Aerodynamic and Aeroacoustic Analyses of a UAV Propeller with Trailing Edge Serrations. Proceedings of Acoustics 2018, AAS2018-6623, Adelaide, Australia, 6–9 November, 2018.
Arcondoulis E.J., Liu Y., Li Z., Yang Y, Wang Y., Li W., (2018) The design and noise characteristics of a novel 3-D printed porous coated cylinder in uniform flow. Proceedings of the 24th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference, AIAA Paper 2018-2963, Atlanta, USA, 25–29 June, 2018.
Yang, Y., Ragni, D., Veldhuis L., and Eitelberg, G., "Propeller induced ground vortex," 28th International congress of the aeronautical sciences, Brisbane, Sep. 2012.
Yang, Y., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Propeller induced ground vortex”, AIAA and DNW Ground Simulation Symposium, Zwolle, April, 2013
Yang, Y., Sciacchitano, A., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., "Experimental investigation of propeller induced ground vortex under headwind condition," AIAA Aviation, Atlanta, June, 2014, AIAA 2014-2308.
Yang, Y., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G., “Propeller induced ground vortex investigation by numerical and experimental methods,’’ AIAA Aviation, Dallas, June, 2015.
Yang, Y., Zhou, T., Sciacchitano, A., Veldhuis, L., and Eitelberg, G. “Propeller and inflow vortex interaction: vortex response and impact on the propeller performance”, 5th CEAS Air & Space Conference, Delft, Sep., 2015.