Santiago Padrón

Department of Aeronautics & Astronautics
Durand Building, Room 010A
Stanford, CA 94305


Ph.D. Candidate, Dept. of Aeronautics & Astronautics, Stanford University, 2012-present.
M.S., Aeronautics & Astronautics, Stanford University, 2012.
B.S., Aerospace Engineering, with high distinction and Summa Cum Laude , University of Minnesota, 2010.
B.S., Physics, University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, 2010.

Research Interests

  • Computation Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
  • Uncertainty quantification
  • Optimization under uncertainty
  • Numerical Methods
  • Future Aircraft/Rotorcraft Concepts


Ashcraft, Scott W., Padron, Andres Santiago., Pascioni, Kyle A., Stout, Gary W., Jr., Huff, Dennis L., "Review of Propulsion Technologies for N+3 Subsonic Vehicle Concepts", NASA/TM-2011-217239.