About Me

  • Biography

    Cody Karcher is a graduate student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His experience spans many areas of aircraft design including concept development, optimization, construction and flight testing.
  • Education

    Doctoral Candidate
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics

    Master of Science
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics
    International Center for Air Transportation
    Hoburg Research Group
    Advisor: Warren Hoburg

    Bachelor of Science
    University of Maryland, College Park
    Department of Aerospace Engineering
  • Contact

    Email: ckarcher@mit.edu
    Office: 77 Massachusetts Ave, Room 35-217

Current Work

Jungle Hawk Owl

Designing a 150lb aircraft to fly for 5 days

Configuration Studies

Understanding which configuration is right for each mission