AME PhD Orazio Pinti Wins 2022 Vertical Flight Foundation Scholarship

AME PhD student Orazio Pinti has been selected as a 2022 Vertical Flight Foundation (VFF) Scholarship recipient, ranking first as a PhD applicant. VFF scholarships are awarded to students demonstrating an interest in pursuing engineering careers in vertical flight technology. The award will presented in May at the Annual Vertical Flight Society Forum in Dallas.

Pinti works under the supervision of Professor Assad Oberai. His current research is focused on the development of multi-fidelity modeling techniques, with application to vertical flight

Said AME Chair Paul Ronney: “We are proud to learn that Orazio Pinti is continuing the long tradition of excellence of our Aerospace Engineering students. Many of them become leaders in the aerospace industry and academia in the Los Angeles area and around the world. We congratulate and look forward to many future accomplishments by Orazio.”

Published on May 2nd, 2022

Last updated on May 2nd, 2022