Alexandre Felipe MEDINA CORRÊA 103a Parramatta Road, Annandale New South Wales, Australia, NSW2038 Mobile: +61 420 699 919 firstname.lastname@example.org
Academic Qualifications 08/2012 – date
Bachelor of Aerospace Engineering – Study Abroad Program School of Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering, The University of Sydney - Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. Scholarship Science without Borders Science without Borders Program Student within the University of Sydney, CNPq - Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Científico e Tecnológico, Brazilian Federal Government - Brasília, DF, Brazil. Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering Third Year, School of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Uberlandia, Uberlândia, Minas Gerais State, Brazil.
07/2012 – date
08/2010 – date
Academic Employment 08/2012 – date
08/2011 – 06/2012
04/2011 – 06/2012
Research Assistant to Dr. S. Cochard Flow Analysis around High Speed Trains School of Civil Engineering; The University of Sydney Responsibilities Design two trains following each other in a convoy configuration; Study mesh generation to optimize computational fluid dynamics (CFD) simulation for Ansys® CFX®; Simulate turbulent flows using Ansys® CFX® Toolbox; Study the results from CFD and also compare with measurements from Tomographic Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV) experiments. Achievements Validation of experiment procedure and optimization of mesh generation; Sharpened skills with CFD and Ansys® CFX® Toolbox; Design of a data analysis routine using MATLAB® GUI. Research Assistant to Dr. O. Almeida Design and Construction of a Low Cost Wind Power Generator School of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Uberlandia Responsibilities Research about history and types of windmills and recent Wind Power Generators; Preparation of material containing information about the history, operation and types of wind turbines and also its applications; Achievements Knowledge about energy generation through wind and operation of wind generators. Research Assistant to Dr. F.J. Souza Design and Construction of a Rubber-Powered Ornithopter School of Mechanical Engineering, Federal University of Uberlandia Responsibilities Study the flapping wings mechanism and design of air frame and elastic energy transmission mechanism. Achievements Learning in CATIA® and Solid Works® CAD software; Design of a flapping wings simulator in MATLAB®.
Academic Activities Organizer of the School of Mechanical Engineering Week (SEMEC UFU – 2011, 2012) Worked as Director of Marketing and Outreach; Contact companies for possible sponsorship of the event; Organize implementation of short courses, technical visits and papers presentation.
Portuguese (Mother Language); English (Advanced Level; 7.0 IELTS score); French (Beginner Level).
Alexandre Felipe Medina Corrêa
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