Nicoletta Fala

Aerospace Engineer, Commercial Pilot, Flight Instructor

RESUMÉ


EDUCATION

Ph.D., Aeronautics and Astronautics (August 2019)

Focus: Aerospace Systems
Thesis: Data-driven safety feedback as part of debrief for General Aviation pilots

MSAAE, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (2014)

Focus: Aerospace Systems, Astrodynamics

BS, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering (2010-2014)
with Distinction

Honors Engineering Program
Minors: Manufacturing Graphics(Computer Graphics Technology), French
Focus: Dynamics and Controls, Design


Publications

Peer Reviewed Journal Articles
  1. Fala, N., Uday, P., Le, T., and Marais, K., "Surface Operations of End-Around Taxiways"Air Traffic Control Quarterly Vol. 22(4), pp. 327-351, 2014.
Conference Proceedings
  1. Fala, N., and Marais, K., "Communicating Data-Driven Risk Information to Pilots" 20th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology, 2019.
  2. Fala, N., and Marais, K., "Assessing Potential Biases in Risk Perception for General Aviation Pilots" 19th AIAA Aviation 2019 Forum (AIAA 2019-3443), 2019.
  3. Chakraborty, A., Fala, N., and Marais, K., "Investigation of Feasibility of Using Low-Cost AHRS Devices to Detect General Aviation Hazardous States"19th AIAA Aviation 2019 Forum (AIAA 2019-3444), 2019.
  4. Fala, N., and Marais, K., "Detecting Safety Events during Approach in General Aviation Operations"16th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference (AIAA 2016-3914), 2016.
  5. Rao, A. H., Fala, N., and Marais, K., "Analysis of Helicopter Maintenance Risk from Accident Data"AIAA Infotech @ Aerospace, AIAA SciTech (AIAA 2016-2135), 2016.
  6. Goblet, V., Fala, N., and Marais, K., "Identifying Phases of Flight in General Aviation Operations"15th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference (AIAA 2015-2851), 2015.

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