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We provide the analysis & design software and services necessary for entrepreneurial organizations to develop aerodynamic products and get them to market in a short period of time. Begin to produce results by applying our unique commercial & custom software products, analytical & numerical design services to solve your most tenacious problems. Customers use our software and services for aerodynamic design and analysis of aircraft, automotive, marine, sporting & household products, expert consulting, lectures & presentations.

Our software and services are applicable to the following areas:

  • Light aircraft wing design & analysis. This includes kites, powered parachutes, parafoils and other sporting equipment.
  • UAV design & analysis
  • Multi-plane wing configurations
  • Transonic wing/blade cross section analysis
  • Helicopter & propeller blade analysis
  • Sailboat/yacht keel and rudder design & analysis
  • Up-wind sail design & analysis
  • Ship/sailboat hydrofoil design & analysis
  • Human powered hydrofoil design & analysis
  • Water sport equipment design. This includes sailboard fins and sail configurations.
  • Equipment for marine industry such as foils for stabilizing vessels & trawl doors.
  • Multi-element race car wing cross section design & analysis
  • Automobile wing, spoilers and surfaces designed for safety and fuel efficiency.
  • Household products design & analysis. This includes fans, blowers, vacuum cleaners and other air moving products.
  • Lectures and presentations in the area of aerodynamics design and analysis.

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About Dr. Hanley
Dr. Hanley is a leading expert in the fields of aerodynamics and computational fluid dynamics (CFD). He is the author of several publications and commercial software packages based on finite difference, finite volume, spectral & pseudospectral, vortex lattice and panel methods. Dr. Hanley received his Ph.D. and S.M degrees from the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in the field of fluid dynamics. He received his B.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering (Summa Cum Laude) from Polytechnic Institute of New York (now Polytechnic University) in Brooklyn, New York . Please click here for more information.