Posts tagged with ‘aerospace’

Women in Aviation and Aerospace Charter network launches at UoN

The University of Nottingham’s Women in Aviation and Aerospace Charter (WiAAC) network, launched today (Friday 8 […]

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Research showcase addresses future of aerospace propulsion

UoN’s Institute of Aerospace Technology (IAT) recently held its annual showcase, focusing on ways in which […]

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Citius, Altius, Fortius: simulating performance from the pool to the air

This inaugural lecture will review of Professor Hervé Morvan’s background in hydraulics, including his contribution to the 2008 Olympics with Speedo, and his work on oil flow and film modelling with Rolls-Royce, in the context of enabling future engine designs and enhancing performance.

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Centre for Power Electronics Annual Conference 2016

This year’s annual conference includes keynote presentations from Alex Lidow, CEO and co-founder of EPC and from Braham Ferreira, Professor of Power Electronics and Electrical Machines at TU Delft.

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Can high-speed rail transform a region’s economy? HS2 in the East Midlands

Professor Roger Vickerman, University of Kent, will deliver the talk ‘Can high-speed rail transform a region’s economy? HS2 in the East Midlands’. Presented by the Aerospace and Transport Technologies Research Priority Area.

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SABRE – the next leap forward in powered flight

In this Royal Aeronautical Society event, Mark Thomas (Managing Director, Reaction Engines Ltd) will introduce SABRE (Synergetic Air-Breathing Rocket Engine), a new engine class that can operate in both air-breathing and rocket modes.

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Towards a silent aircraft

Although aircraft noise has reduced considerably since the introduction of high speed jet transport, the further improvement of existing technologies represents a significant challenge. In this lecture, Professor Dame Ann Dowling will discuss what generates noise on modern civil aircraft, the ways in which technologies may be integrated to reduce noise, and the benefits of a long-term radical rethink of aircraft configuration.

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Multidisciplinary Aerospace Research Challenge

The Institute for Aerospace Technology is running a Multidisciplinary Aerospace Research Challenge (MARCh) aiming to seed […]

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