Alexandre Capitao Patrao

Postdoc at Fluid Dynamics

Alexandre is a postdoc researcher in the division of Fluid Dynamics. His research interests revolve around aerospace propulsion, more specifically on aircraft propellers, gas turbine cooling, and rocket engines. The research aims at developing new radical aerospace technologies with higher performance and lower environmental costs, hopefully leading to both an expanded arena for aerospace and a greener future.

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Wake Analysis of an Aerodynamically Optimized Boxprop High Speed Propeller

Alexandre Capitao Patrao, Tomas Grönstedt, Anders Lundbladh et al
Journal of Turbomachinery. Vol. 141 (9)
Journal article

Energy balance analysis of a propeller in open water

Jennie Andersson, Arash Eslamdoost, Alexandre Capitao Patrao et al
Ocean Engineering. Vol. 158, p. 162-170
Journal article

On the Aerodynamic Design of the Boxprop

Alexandre Capitao Patrao
Doctoral thesis

Wake Energy Analysis Method Applied to the Boxprop Propeller Concept

Alexandre Capitao Patrao, Tomas Grönstedt, Rickard Avellan et al
Aerospace Science and Technology. Vol. 79, p. 689-700
Journal article

Propulsive efficiency of boundary layer ingestion propellers

Gustavo Bonolo De Campos, Jesuino Takachi Tomita, Fabíola Paula Costa et al
31st Congress of the International Council of the Aeronautical Sciences, ICAS 2018
Paper in proceeding

Aeroacoustic Analysis of a Counter Rotating Open Rotor based on the Harmonic Balance Method

Daniel Lindblad, Gonzalo Montero Villar, Niklas Andersson et al
2018 AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting. Vol. 2018 (210059)
Paper in proceeding

Aerodynamic and aeroacoustic comparison of optimized high-speed propeller blades

Alexandre Capitao Patrao, Daniel Lindblad, Anders Lundbladh et al
2018 Joint Propulsion Conference
Paper in proceeding

Numerical Simulation of Nacelle Flowfield for Counter-Rotating Open Rotor Propellers

Vinicius Tavares Silva, Lucilene Moraes da Silva, Jesuino Takachi Tomita et al
International Society of Air-breathing Engines (ISABE)
Paper in proceeding

An Optimization Platform for High Speed Propellers

Alexandre Capitao Patrao, Tomas Grönstedt, Rickard Avellan et al
Other conference contribution

Wake and Loss Analysis for a Double Bladed Swept Propeller

Alexandre Capitao Patrao, Rickard Avellan, Anders Lundbladh et al
Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2016: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition, Seoul, South Korea, Jun 13-17, 2016. Vol. 1
Paper in proceeding

Preparing for Proof-of-concept of a Novel Propeller for Open Rotor Engines

Rickard Avellan, Alexandre Capitao Patrao, Anders Lundbladh et al
Paper in proceeding

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Innovativ Framdrivning och Motorinstallation

Tomas Grönstedt Fluid Dynamics
Alexandre Capitao Patrao Fluid Dynamics

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