Laboratory of
Flight Mechanics &
High-speed Aerodynamics

Professor Hajime Itoh
Lecturer Makoto Mizoguchi

Research Interests
Hypersonic shock/boundary-layer and shock/shock interactions
Shock tube flows with a finite opening diaphragm
Hypersonic flow diagnosis by means of glow discharge technique
Boundary layer transition and separation around wings
Characteristics of unmanned vehicles at low Reynolds numbers
Active flow control for micro air vehicles


Low turbulence wind tunnel Hypersonic gun tunnel

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Department of Aerospace Engineering
National Defense Academy

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