Jaime Escobar

Jaime A. Escobar Gomez received his bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Universidad de America in Colombia and his master’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He is also a private pilot, an aviation maintenance technician, and an aviation aficionado. He joined the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the Universidad de San Buenaventura, Bogota, in 2008 where he has taught courses in aerodynamics, aircraft performance, flight dynamics, and case studies with applications in industry and CFD. His research work is focused on UAS and MAV design and innovation, applied low Reynolds number aerodynamics, and applied CFD for external flows. Mr. Escobar co-founded “Advector: Unmanned Systems” in 2010 where he leads the development team for the unmanned aerial systems.