Aaron Drake

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Associate Professor

Office: 41A-133
Phone Number: 805-756-2577
Email: agdrake(place an 'at' sign here)calpoly.edu


Aaron Drake is an Associate Professor in the department of Aerospace Engineering at Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. He specializes in the design and development of aircraft and technologies to enable improved system performance and new applications.

Prior to coming to Cal Poly in 2014, Aaron held various technical and managerial positions at Beechcraft, Northrop Grumman, and Zee.Aero. He has a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from San Jose State University, an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University, and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from Washington State University.

Research Interests

Aircraft Design and Development
Applications of Unmanned Aircraft

Office Hours for Spring 2019

Days Time Description
T 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Office Hours
R 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Office Hours