Dr. David Myre

Applied Physics

Education History

  • Aerospace Engineering Aerospace Engineering, U.S. Naval Academy
  • Aeronautical Engineering Propulsion, Naval Postgraduate School
  • Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences Mechanical Engineering/Reactive Flows, George Washington University

Work Experience

Senior Systems Engineer, TASC

Publications

Journal Article Collaborations
1. Silk, E.A. and Myre, D.D., 2013, “Fractal Loop Heat Pipe Performance Testing With A Compressed Carbon Foam Wick Structure”, Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 59, pp. 290- 297
2. Doig, G., Barber, T., Neely, A., Myre, D.D., Aerodynamics of an Aerofoil in Transonic Ground Effect: Numerical Study at Full-scale Reynolds Numbers, The Aeronautical Journal (in press, accepted July 2011). ERA-A
3. Doig, G., Barber, T.J., Neely, A., Myre, D.D. Experimental Validation as an Integral Component of Computational Fluid Dynamic Research. ANZIAM Journal, 2010, 51, pp. 265-279. ERA-B
4. Doig, G., Barber, T., Neely, A., Myre, D.D., Aerodynamics of an Aerofoil in Transonic Ground Effect: Methods for Blowdown Wind Tunnel Scale Testing. Submitted to The Aeronautical Journal, November 2010. ERA-A
Conference Proceedings
5. Myre, D.D. and Silk, E. A., Fractal Loop Heat Pipe Performance Comparisons of a Soda Lime Glass and Compressed Carbon Foam Wick, 52nd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, 13-17 January 2014, National Harbor, MD.
6. Lippman, T.A., Bashore, W.C., Moberg, M.J, Marder, J.D., Medford, C.M., Rowe, B.P., Myre, D.D., “Project Phoenix: Design Considerations for a Student Liquid Bi-Propellant Rocket”, AIAA Centennial of Naval Aviation Forum "100 Years of Achievement and Progress", 21-22 Sep 2011, Virginia Beach, Va.
7. Bashore, W.C., Lippman, T.A., Moberg, M.J., Reiter, S, Stillman, W.P., Myre, D.D., “Design Considerations for a Student Designed Liquid Bipropellant Rocket Motor”, AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, 31 July – 3 August 2011, San Diego, CA., paper accepted.
8. Myre, D. D., U.S. Naval Academy Astronautics and Small Satellite Program, 49th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Invited Talk, 4-7 January 2011, Orlando, FL.
9. Myre, D. D., Caton, P., Cowart, J. S., Jones, C. C. “Exhaust Gas Analysis of a Vortex Oxidizer Injection Hybrid Rocket Motor”, AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, 24-27 July 2010, Nashville, TN.
10. Silk, E. A. and Myre, D. D., Investigation of Gravitational Effects On Fractal Loop Heat Pipe Performance, 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, 4-7 January 2010, Orlando, FL.
11. Doig, G., Beves, C., Barber, T.J., Myre D.D., Neely, A.J., Watson, I. Experimental Validation as an Integral Component of Computational Fluid Dynamic Research. The 9th Engineering Mathematics and Applications Conference, Adelaide, 6 - 9 December 2009. pp 1-28.
12. Silk, E. A. and Myre, D. D. Fractal Loop Heat Pipe Heat Flux and Operational Performance Testing, 2009 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, 19-23 July 2009, San Francisco, CA.
13. Jones C., Myre, D. and Cowart, J. “Performance and Analysis of a Vortex Oxidizer Injection in a Hybrid Rocket Motor”, AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference 2-5 Aug 2009, Colorado Convention Center, Denver CO.
14. Golden D., Cerza, M. and D. Myre, D. “An Experimental Study of Water Injection into a Rolls-Royce Model 250-C20B Turboshaft Gas Turbine”, approved to be presented at the 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, 20-23 Jul 2008 at the Connecticut Convention Center, Hartford, CT.
15. Jenkins, P. P., Walters, R. J., Garner, J.C., Lam, S.N., Vasquez, J.A., Braun, W.R., Ruth, R.E., Warner, J.H., Greer, L.C., Krasowski, M.J., Wilt, D.M., Piszczor, M.F., Flatico, J.M. Bruninga, R., Myre, D.D., Lorentzen, J.R., Messenger, S.R., “Solar Cell Performance on the Forward Technology Solar Cell Experiment”, The 20th Space Photovoltaic Research and Technology Conference (20th SPRAT) was held 25-27 Sep 2007, at the Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI) in Brook Park, Ohio.
16. Jenkins, P. P., Walters, R. J., Garner, J.C., Lam, S.N., Vasquez, J.A., Braun, W.R., Ruth, R.E., Warner, J.H., Greer, L.C., Krasowski, M.J., Wilt, D.M., Piszczor, M.F., Flatico, J.M. Bruninga, R., Myre, D.D., Lorentzen, J.R., Messenger, S.R., “Solar Cell Performance on the Forward Technology Solar Cell Experiment”, National Space and Missiles Materials Symposium (NSMMS), 25-29 June 2007 in Keystone Colorado.
17. Langlois, J.L.R., Myre, D.D., Nelson, M.L., Dynamic Computer Model of a Stirling Space Nuclear Power System, 5th IECEC, Pending, 2007.
18. Mavriplis, C., Tangborn, A., Trouve, A., Myre, D. D.,Wilson, E. L., Miller, J. H., “Comparison of Experimental and Spectral Element Flamelet Results for a Laminar Methane- Air Diffusion Flames”, 28th International Symposium of the Combustion Institute, poster/paper, 2000.
19. Myre, D. D., Skaggs, R. R. and Miller, J. H., "Contour Smoothing of Mixture Fraction Data Using Luminescence Images and Temperature Data”, Joint Meeting of the U.S. Sections of the Combustion Institute, 1999.
20. Myre, D. D. and Bruninga, R, “United States Naval Academy Space Systems Laboratory Course”, ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition Proceedings, 1999.
21. Shreeve, R. P., Myre, D. D., Golden, W. L. J. R., Collins, C. C., “Simulation of Shock- Boundary Layer Interaction in a Fan Blade Passage”, AIAA, SAE, ASME, and ASEE, Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, 29th, Monterey, CA; 28-30 June 1993. 16 p. pp. 1993.

Professional Organizations

AIAA
ASME
NSPE/VSPE