G. Black

G. Thomas Black

Assistant Professor - Practice

Rhodes Hall

732

CEAS - Aerospace Eng & Eng Mechanics - 0070

732 Rhodes Hall
Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221

Professional Summary

George "Tom" Black is a Assistant Professor - Practice.  He teaches undergraduate classes in systems engineering, classical control theory and flight mechanics, and a senior/graduate class in flight test engineering.  He retired from his first career - an aerospace engineer at Wright-Patterson AFB - in December 2011 after 34 years, specializing in aircraft flying qualities and flight controls.  During that time he was lead flying qualities engineer for the development of the F-22, lead flight sciences engineer for the X-45 UCAV/J-UCAS program, lead flight systems engineer for the KC-X and T-6A/B programs and chief engineer for the Combat Systems Division.  He has also worked in AFRL and in technical intelligence, as an aerodynamics and flight test engineer for Beech Aircraft, and as an instructor, a flight instructor and research test pilot for the Ohio State University.

Tom has a BS in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Cincinnati (1977) and an MS in Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from the Ohio State University (1983).  He also has a Commercial Pilot's License with Single-Engine Land, Multi-Engine Land and Instrument Ratings.  He has logged over 1,000 flight hours and has flown 50 major types of aircraft, including T-38, P-51, B-26 and Ford Tri-motor.  He also has a Remote Pilot License with Small UAS rating.  He is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, the Experimental Aircraft Association, Warbirds of America, and is an Associate Member of the Society of Experimental Test Pilots.  His research and teaching interests include aircraft flying qualities, air and space vehicle dynamics and controls, and air and space vehicle flight testing.

Research Support

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP 2017 (CubeCats Heimholtz Cage) Investigators:Black, George; McGhan, Catharine 05-08-2017 -05-07-2018 National Aeronautics and Space Administration UC CubeCats Helmholtz Cage (Jason Roll) Role:PI $4,740.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP 2017 (CubeCats CubSat Groundstation) Investigators:Black, George; McGhan, Catharine 05-08-2017 -05-07-2018 National Aeronautics and Space Administration UC CubeCats CubSat Groundstation (Reeve Lambert) Role:PI $1,530.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSGC SICHOP_Richards_ck no.1974 Investigators:Black, George 10-01-2017 -09-30-2018 NASA Headquarters Programmable Flight Simulator for Teaching and Research Role:PI $5,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #OSU 60064677 sub ODHE HABSat-1 Investigators:Beck, Richard; Black, George; Liu, Hongxing; Ma, Ou; McGhan, Catharine 04-04-2018 -06-30-2019 Ohio Department of Higher Education HABsat-1 (Harmful Algal Bloom Satellite-1) Role:Collaborator $131,083.00 Active Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #N00014-18-1-2851 Investigators:Beck, Richard; Black, George; Liu, Hongxing; Ma, Ou; McGhan, Catharine 08-15-2018 -08-14-2020 Office of Naval Research HABsat-2 - Multi-resolution, radiation resistant, VNIR hyperspectral imaging 6U CubeSat Constellation for littoral ocean, Great Lakes and tributary inland water studies. Role:Collaborator $165,945.00 Active Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Black, George Edward; Sokol, Kyle K; Moe, Donald M; Simmons, Jon D; Muscat, David; Pastukh, Victor; Capley, Gina; Gorodnya, Olena; Ruchko, Mykhaylo; Roth, Mark B; Gillespie, Mark; Martin, Matthew J (2017. )Impact of a novel phosphoinositol-3 kinase inhibitor in preventing mitochondrial DNA damage and damage-associated molecular pattern accumulation: Results from the Biochronicity Project.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,83 (4 ),683-689

Sokol, Kyle K; Black, George E; Willey, Sandra B; Kniery, Kevin; Marko, Shannon T; Eckert, Matthew J; Martin, Matthew J (2017. )There's an app for that: A handheld smartphone-based infrared imaging device to assess adequacy and level of aortic occlusion during REBOA.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,82 (1 ),102-108

Sokol, Kyle K; Black, George E; Willey, Sandra B; Song, Michelle Y; Marko, Shannon T; Eckert, Matthew J; Inaba, Kenji; Martin, Matthew J (2016. )Preperitoneal balloon tamponade for lethal closed retroperitoneal pelvic hemorrhage in a swine model: A comparable and minimally invasive alternative to open pre-peritoneal pelvic packing.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,81 (6 ),1046-1055

Black, George E; Sokol, Kyle K; Shawhan, Robert R; Eckert, Matthew J; Salgar, Shashikumar; Marko, Shannon T; Hoffer, Zachary S; Keyes, Christopher C; Roth, Mark B; Martin, Matthew J (2016. )Inducing metabolic suppression in severe hemorrhagic shock: Pilot study results from the Biochronicity Project.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,81 (6 ),1003-1011

Mazimba, Sula; Mejia-Lopez, Eliany; Black, George; Kennedy, Jamie L W; Bergin, James; Tallaj, Jose A; Abuannadi, Mohammad; Mihalek, Andrew D; Bilchick, Kenneth C (2016. )Diastolic pulmonary gradient predicts outcomes in group 1 pulmonary hypertension (analysis of the NIH primary pulmonary hypertension registry).Respiratory medicine, ,119 ,81-86

Sokol, Kyle K; Black, George E; Shawhan, Robert; Marko, Shannon T; Eckert, Matthew J; Tran, Nam T; Starnes, Benjamin W; Martin, Matthew J (2016. )Efficacy of a novel fluoroscopy-free endovascular balloon device with pressure release capabilities in the setting of uncontrolled junctional hemorrhage.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,80 (6 ),907-14

Nelson, Daniel W; Black, George E; Thomas, Richard L; Eckert, Matthew J; Hoffer, Zachary S; Martin, Matthew J (2015. )Sugar or salt? The relative roles of the glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid axes in traumatic shock.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,79 (6 ),1023-9

Sokol, Kyle K; Black, George E; Azarow, Kenneth S; Long, William; Martin, Matthew J; Eckert, Matthew J (2015. )Prehospital interventions in severely injured pediatric patients: Rethinking the ABCs.The journal of trauma and acute care surgery, ,79 (6 ),983-9; discussion 98

Jerrell, Jeanette M; Shuler, C Osborne; Tripathi, Avnish; Black, George B; Park, Yong-Moon Mark (2015. )Long-Term Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Children and Adolescents With Congenital Heart Disease.The primary care companion for CNS disorders, ,17 (5 ),

Chesley, Patrick M; Black, George E; Martin, Matthew J; Johnson, Eric K; Maykel, Justin A; Steele, Scott R (2015. )The utility of pathologic evaluation of adult hernia specimens.American journal of surgery, ,209 (5 ),783-6; discussion 78

Walker, Avery; Hatch, Quinton; Drake, Thurston; Nelson, Daniel W; Fitzpatrick, Emilie; Bingham, Jason; Black, George; Maykel, Justin A; Steele, Scott R (2014. )Predictors of appendiceal perforation in an equal access system.The Journal of surgical research, ,190 (1 ),87-92

Tripathi, Avnish; Black, George B; Park, Yong-Moon Mark; Jerrell, Jeanette M (2014. )Factors associated with the occurrence and treatment of supraventricular tachycardia in a pediatric congenital heart disease cohort.Pediatric cardiology, ,35 (2 ),368-73

Shuler, C Osborne; Tripathi, Avnish; Black, George B; Park, Yong-Moon Mark; Jerrell, Jeanette M (2013. )Prevalence of treatment, risk factors, and management of atrial septal defects in a pediatric Medicaid cohort.Pediatric cardiology, ,34 (7 ),1723-8

Tripathi, Avnish; Black, George B; Park, Yong-Moon Mark; Jerrell, Jeanette M (2013. )Prevalence and management of patent ductus arteriosus in a pediatric medicaid cohort.Clinical cardiology, ,36 (9 ),502-6

Shuler, C Osborne; Tripathi, Avnish; Black, George B; Park, Yong-Moon Mark; Jerrell, Jeanette M (2013. )Individual risk factors and complexity associated with congenital heart disease in a pediatric medicaid cohort.Southern medical journal, ,106 (7 ),385-90

Walker, Avery; Stoddard, Doug; Black, George; Causey, Marlin; Rush, Robert; Steele, Scott; Johnson, Eric (2013. )What is the real cost of an overnight stay after an ambulatory general surgical procedure?.Military medicine, ,178 (6 ),665-8

Shuler, C Osborne; Black, George B; Jerrell, Jeanette M (2013. )Population-based treated prevalence of congenital heart disease in a pediatric cohort.Pediatric cardiology, ,34 (3 ),606-11

Jerrell, Jeanette M; McIntyre, Roger S; Black, George B (2012. )Economic grand rounds: economic costs of failure to monitor adverse effects of second-generation antipsychotics: an underestimated factor.Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.), ,63 (3 ),202-4

Albertson, Timothy E; Panacek, Edward A; MacArthur, Rodger D; Johnson, Steven B; Benjamin, Ernest; Matuschak, George M; Zaloga, Gary; Maki, Dennis; Silverstein, Jeffrey; Tobias, Jeffrey K; Haenftling, Kathy; Black, George; Cowens, J Wayne (2003. )Multicenter evaluation of a human monoclonal antibody to Enterobacteriaceae common antigen in patients with Gram-negative sepsis.Critical care medicine, ,31 (2 ),419-27

Contact Information

Academic - 732 Rhodes Hall
Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45221
Phone: 937-380-6201
blackgr@ucmail.uc.edu