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2020 OpenVSP Workshop

The 2020 OpenVSP Workshop was fully virtual (and free!). Please use the links below to stream all of the sessions. Make sure to change the YouTube player quality to 1080p by clicking the gear icon at the bottom-right corner of the video!


Topic Presenter Video Link
Welcome, Workshop Overview, and Introduction to OpenVSP Brandon Litherland, NASA Langley
Rob McDonald, Uber
VSP Ground School Overview Brandon Litherland, NASA Langley Video
Basic Modeling, and Tips/Tricks Brandon Litherland, NASA Langley Video
Attach, symmetry, sets, subsurfaces Rob McDonald, Uber Video
Git version control of VSP models and libraries Brandon Litherland, NASA Langley Video
Prop Component Walkthrough Rob McDonald, Uber Video
Fit Model Rob McDonald, Uber Video
Parameter Linking Rob McDonald, Uber Video
CAD/CFD Interaction and Advanced Modeling Techniques Brandon Litherland, NASA Langley Video
Cart 3d Engine Modeling in OpenVSP Nat Blaesser, NASA Langley Video
Design Variables and Variable Presets Rob McDonald, Uber Video
OpenVSP Parasite Drag Tool Nick Brake, ESAero Video
Fit Model Advanced Demonstration Rob McDonald, Uber Video
VSPAERO Theory, Validation, and Features Dave Kinney, NASA Ames Video
VSPAERO GUI & Tutorial - Basics Justin Gravett, ESAero Video
VSPAERO Recent Additions Dave Kinney, NASA Ames Video
VSPAERO Output File Discussion Brandon Litherland, NASA Langley Video
VSPAERO GUI & Tutorial - Advanced Justin Gravett, ESAero Video
High-Fidelity Airliner Modeling for CFD Analysis: Tips, tricks, and lessons learned Andy Hahn, Aircraft Conceptual Design Consulting Video
ESAero AFRL SBIR Update Justin Gravett, ESAero Video
Flight-control Analysis, Gust Modeling, and Response of UAM Vehicles Roy Hartfield, FlightStream
Imon Chakraborty, Auburn University
Demonstration of Autonomous Differential Throttle-based Flight Control for Aircraft with Distributed Electric Propulsion Garrett Klunk, ESAero Video
Building OpenVSP from Source Justin Gravett, ESAero Video
OpenVSP API & MATLAB/Python Integration Justin Gravett, ESAero Video
OpenVSP Structures Modeling Justin Gravett, ESAero Video
M4 Structures Studio: Overview and Updates Tyler Winter, M4 Engineering
Thomas Nascenzi, M4 Engineering
M4 Structures Studio: UAM Demonstration Thomas Nascenzi, M4 Engineering
Joe Robinson, M4 Engineering
Questions, Conformal Demo, and Closing Remarks Rob McDonald, Uber Video

Although the Workshop is closed, you may still provide feedback about the event/recordings through the survey below:

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If you like, you may also sign an attendance survey for this event. This will help us get an idea of how many people we reached this year! This survey is password protected. Enter #vspws2020 to fill out the form. Thank you!

Link to Attendance Survey

Please email Brandon Litherland if you have any questions about the Workshop.

All Workshop Presentations

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