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Baxter R Mullins Jr

[Baxter Robert Mullins Jr]

Other Faculty, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Last Updated: September 29, 2020
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Teaching Interests

Teaching Interests
Flight vehicle real-time simulation, Flight Mechanics, real-time simulation, control system analysis and modeling, general mechanics, manufacturing.

Education

Education

    • 1985 PhD in Aerospace Engineering
      The University of Texas at Arlington, 1985
    • 1974 MS in Mechanical Engineering
      Southern Methodist University, 1974
    • 1969 BS in Aerospace Engineering
      West Virginia Univ Morgantown, 1969

Licensure and Certifications

Licensure and Certifications

    • 2008 Textron Certified Six Sigma Black Belt,
    • 1985 Professional Engineer - State of Texas Certificate Number 54412 ,

Awards and Honors

    • Aug  2006 Key Note Speaker sponsored by Instrumentation and Control
    • Jan  2005 Academy of Distinguished Alumni sponsored by Aerospace Engineering
    • Jan  2003 Lawrence D. Bell Pioneer Award sponsored by Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.
    • Jan  2003 The Robert L. Pinckney Award sponsored by American Helicopter Society
    • May  2001 Best Paper Crash Safety sponsored by American Helicopter Society
    • Jan  1989 Certificate of Appreciation sponsored by National Society of Professional Engineers
    • Jan  1985 DeYoung Outstanding Teaching Award Recipient sponsored by Title Not Specified

Support & Funding

Support & Funding

This data is entered manually by the author of the profile and may duplicate data in the Sponsored Projects section.
    • Aug 2017 to Jan 2022 Graduate Education Program for TAI Engineers at UTA sponsored by  -  $1174212
      (Funded)
    • Nov 1995 to Dec 1996 Experimental Investigation of a Rotor Tip Shape sponsored by  -  $64696
      (Funded)

Publications


      2005
      • Journal Article
        No title
        [Ogretim, Egemen, Huebsch, WadeW., Narramore, Jim, Mullins, Bob].

      2003
      • Journal Article
        Computerized design, generation, simulation of meshing and contact, and stress analysis of formate cut spiral bevel gear drives
        [Litvin, FaydorL., Fuentes, Alfonso, Mullins, BaxterRobert, Woods, Ron].

      2002
      • Journal Article
        Design and stress analysis of low-noise adjusted bearing contact spiral bevel gears
        [Fuentes, Alfonso, Litvin, FaydorL., Mullins, BaxterRobert, Woods, Ron, Handschuh, RobertF.]. Journal of Mechanical Design. 124(3), 524-532.
      • Journal Article
        Design and stress analysis of low-noise adjusted bearing contact spiral bevel gears
        [Fuentes, Alfonso, Litvin, FaydorL., Mullins, BaxterRobert, Woods, Ron, Handschuh, RobertF.]. Journal of Mechanical Design. 124(3), 524-532.
      • Journal Article
        Design and stress analysis of low-noise adjusted bearing contact spiral bevel gears
        [Fuentes, Alfonso, Litvin, FaydorL., Mullins, BaxterRobert, Woods, Ron, Handschuh, RobertF.]. Journal of Mechanical Design. 124(3), 524-532.

      1995
      • Journal Article
        Effects of Icing on the Aerodynamics of a Flapped Airfoil
        [B. Mullins Jr, Smith, DudleyE, Korkan, K.]. AIAA Paper. 95-0449.
      • Journal Article
        Helicopter rotor tip shapes for reduced blade-vortex interaction-An experimental investigration. II
        [Smith, DudleyE, Rath, CurtisB., Thomas, SherryL.].
      • Journal Article
        No title
        [D. Van Weelden, Scott, Smith, DudleyE, Mullins, Jr, B.R.].

      1987
      • Journal Article
        THE HANDLING QUALITIES OF A LARGE JET TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT IN SEVERE WIND SHEAR AND TURBULENCE (RAIN).
        [MULLINS, BRJ].

      In Process
      • Conference Proceeding
        Improvements to the UTA high Reynolds number transonic wind tunnel
        35th Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
        [Stuessy, W.S., Peeples, JenniferL., Mullins, BaxterRobert, Stuessy, W., Peeples, Jennifer, Jr Mullins Baxter]. 663. Published.
      • Conference Proceeding
        The aerodynamic and performance analysis of a unique semi-tailless aircraft configuration
        34th Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
        [Tipton, B.J., Smith, DudleyE, Mullins, Jr, B.R.]. 408. Published.
      • Conference Proceeding
        The aerodynamic and performance analysis of a unique semi-tailless aircraft configuration
        34th Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
        [Tipton, B.J., Smith, DudleyE, Mullins, Jr, B.R.]. 408. Published.

      2002
      • Conference Proceeding
        Comparison of hard surface and soft soil impact performance of a crashworthy composite fuselage concept
        ANNUAL FORUM PROCEEDINGS-AMERICAN HELICOPTER SOCIETY
        [Sareen, AshishK., Fasanella, Edwin, Sparks, Chad, Jackson, Karen, Mullins, Jr, B.R., Kellas, S., Mullins, BaxterRobert]. 58, 1973-1983. "AMERICAN HELICOPTER SOCIETY, INC".
      • Conference Proceeding
        Insertion of fusion bonded thermoplastic technology into flight testing
        AHS International, 58 th Annual Forum Proceedings-
        [Hethcock, J.D., Messinger, S., Jones, R.H., Mullins, Jr, B.R., Crane, D.]. 2, 1873-1883.

      1996
      • Conference Proceeding
        Stability, control, and handling quality design of a unique semi-tailless aircraft configuration
        34th Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
        [Mullins, Jr, B.R., Tipton, B.J., Smith, DudleyE]. 894.

      1995
      • Conference Proceeding
        Full scale empennage wind tunnel test to evaluate effects of simulated ice on aerodynamic characteristics
        33rd Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
        [Ferguson, Samuel, Mullins,, Jr, Baxter, Smith, DudleyE, Korkan, Kenneth]. 451.

Presentations

    • May  2011
      Shilings, J, Ferguson, S.W, Brand, A, lIBBY, J, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Numerical/Experimental Investigation of XV-15 and V-22 Tiltrotor Downwash Velocities", Washington, DC. (May 9, 2011).
    • August  2006
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Looking Forward: The Engineer in 2027", Querétaro, Mexico. (August 14, 2006).
    • October  2005
      X, Li, Ferrie, c, Notorf, E, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Fracture Mechanics FEA Fatigue-Life Method for Composite Three-Stringer Panel", Crowne Plaza Williamsburg at Fort Magruder, Williamsburg, VA. (October 25, 2005).
    • June  2005
      Li, X, Ferrie, C, Notorf, E, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Building Block Methodology for Probabilistic Failure Analysis of a Three-Stringer Panel", Gaylord Texan Resort, Grapevine, TX. (June 1, 2005).
    • July  2003
      Ferrie, C.H, Rousseau, C.Q, Nottorf, E.W, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Evaluating Finite Element Modeling Techniques for Use with the Virtual Crack Closure Technique (VCCT)", San Diego, CA. (July 14, 2003).
    • March  2002
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, Feuntes, A, Litvin, F.L, Woods, R, Handschuh, R.F., "Design and Stress Analysis of Low-Noise Adjusted Bearing Contact Spiral Bevel Gears", Munich, Germany. (March 14, 2002).
    • September  2001
      Sareen, A.K, Smith, M.R, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Application of a Non-linear Dynamic Tool to Rotorcraft Design Problems at Bell Helicopter Textron Inc", Moscow, Russia. (September 11, 2001).
    • May  2001
      Jones, R, Hethcock, J.D, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Analysis and Design of Dynamically Loaded Fittings", Washington, DC. (May 9, 2001).
    • May  2001
      Hethcock, J.D, Jones, R, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Development of a Thermoplastic Horizontal Stabilizer Using Melt Bond Joint Technology", Washington, DC. (May 9, 2001).
    • May  2001
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Development of High Temperature Door Using Titanium Graphite Material", Washington, DC. (May 9, 2001).
    • May  1996
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, "ALGOR Software Helps Engineers Determine Airfoil Design for Safe Wind Tunnel Testing", ALGOR Design World, Pittsburgh, PA. (May 1, 1996).
    • April  1995
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, Kissenger, E.V, Fairchild, J.E, "Comparison of Mathematical Models to Estimate Aircraft Behavior During a Microburst Encounter", Reno, NV. (April 24, 1995).
    • April  1995
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, Smith, D.E, Korkan, K.D, "Preliminary Performance Analysis of a Twin-Engine Business Class Aircraft in Heavy Icing", Seattle, WA. (April 24, 1995).
    • January  1995
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, Smith, D.E, Korkan, K.D, "Effects of Icing on the Aerodynamics Performance of a Series of Two-Dimensional Airfoils at Low Reynolds Number", Reno, NV. (January 1, 1995).
    • January  1995
      Smith, D.E, Mullins, BaxterRobert, Korkan, K.D, "Experimental Comparison of the NACA 64A010 mod Airfoil at Various Reynolds Numbers with Simulated", Reno, NV. (January 1, 1995).
    • May  1994
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, Smith, D.E, Korkan, K.D, "Using LEWICE to Predict Deicing and Anti-icing Requirements for General Aviation Aircraft", Starkville, MS. (May 24, 1994).
    • April  1994
      Smith, D.E, Mullins, BaxterRobert, Korkan, K.D, "Overview of Recent Icing Research", Colorado Springs, CO. (April 24, 1994).
    • September  1988
      Mullins, BaxterRobert, "Missile Dynamics and Automatic Control", BEI Defense Industries, Inc. (September 1, 1988).
    • January  1986
      Inman, D.F, Mullins, BaxterRobert, "A Study of Quaternions and Their Variations to Integration Methods and Corrections", The University of Texas at Arlington. (January 1, 1986).

Courses

      • MAE 3304-001 ASTRONAUTICS I
        (Course Id: 103626)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 3360-001 ENGINEERING ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103647)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 1312-004 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4310-001 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5400-205 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5400-405 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • AE 5301-002 ADV TOPICS AEROSPACE ENGR
        (Course Id: 101920)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 3304-001 ASTRONAUTICS I
        (Course Id: 103626)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5303-001 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5303-002 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5303-003 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5303-001 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5303-002 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5303-003 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 1312-003 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5300-312 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112148)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 2312-002 SOLID MECHANICS
        (Course Id: 103607)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4301-002 SPEC TOPICS MECH & AERO ENGR
        (Course Id: 103659)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MAE 2323-002 DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103611)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 1312-002 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • AE 5400-405 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 2312-003 SOLID MECHANICS
        (Course Id: 103607)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 5303-001 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • ME 5303-002 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • AE 5303-001 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 1312-001 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 4310-002 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • AE 5400-405 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MAE 4301-010 SPEC TOPICS MECH & AERO ENGR
        (Course Id: 103659)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • AE 5325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Topic: Combustion | Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 4325-001 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 113098)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 5325-002 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 5325-003 COMBUSTION
        (Course Id: 103419)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 1312-004 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 4310-001 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5300-310 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112148)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • AE 5400-405 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 3242-001 MECHANICAL DESIGN I
        (Course Id: 103623)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • ME 5303-001 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 5303-002 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • ME 5303-004 CNTRL SYS ANALYSIS & SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 103397)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • AE 5303-001 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5303-002 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • AE 5303-004 CONTROL SYS ANALYSIS/SYNTHESIS
        (Course Id: 101922)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4310-002 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • AE 5400-405 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018
      • MAE 1312-003 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 1312-004 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 4310-001 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MAE 3242-001 MECHANICAL DESIGN I
        (Course Id: 103623)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • MAE 4342-001 MECHANICAL DESIGN II
        (Course Id: 103681)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2017
      • MAE 2323-001 DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103611)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAE 1312-001 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAE 4310-002 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2017
      • MAE 1312-003 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 1312-004 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 4310-001 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5400-049 PREP COURSE FOR AEROSPACE ENG
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 2315-001 FLUID DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 111333)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 4310-002 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5400-049 Prep Course for Aerospace Eng
        (Course Id: 112160)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • AE 5698-049 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 4310-001 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • AE 5698-049 THESIS
        (Course Id: 101982)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 3344-001 INTRO MANUFACTURING ENGR
        (Course Id: 103645)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • MAE 3344-002 INTRO MANUFACTURING ENGR
        (Course Id: 103645)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2015
      • MAE 3360-001 ENGINEERING ANALYSIS
        (Course Id: 103647)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 4310-002 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • ME 5313-004 FLUID DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103407)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 4310-002 INTRO TO AUTOMATIC CONTROL
        (Course Id: 103663)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 1312-001 ENGINEERING STATICS
        (Course Id: 103599)
        Summer - Eleven Week - 2014
      • MAE 2323-002 DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103611)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 3306-001 FLIGHT PERFORMANCE & STABILITY
        (Course Id: 103628)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014
      • MAE 3405-001 FLIGHT DYNAMICS
        (Course Id: 103627)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013
      • MAE 3306-001 FLIGHT PERFORMANCE & STABILITY
        (Course Id: 103628)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2013

Service to the Profession

    • Jan 1994 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Society of Mechanical Engineers
    • Jan 1992 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Society of Automotive Engineers
    • Jan 1984 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Phi Mu Epsilon Fraternity - National Mathematics Honor Fraternity
    • Jan 1983 to  Present
      Committee Member
      American Helicopter Society
    • Jan 1983 to  Present
      Committee Member
      National Society of Professional Engineers
    • Jan 1980 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Sigma Gamma Tau - Aerospace Engineering National Honor Society
    • Jan 1976 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Society of Old Crows
    • Jan 1972 to  Present
      Committee Member
      Society of Computer Simulation
    • Jan 1968 to  Present
      Committee Member
      American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    • Jan 1980 to  Jan 1983
      Committee Member
      Alpha Chi National Honor Society