13th EASN International Conference Topics
The topics of the 13th EASN International Conference include but are not limited to:
- Aerostructures: Materials
Materials & Processes, Advanced Characterization, Design and Modeling, Smart by Design, Smart Materials, Hybrid Materials, Nano-enabled composites, Material Testing etc.
- Aerostructures: Structures
Structural Analysis, Smart Structures, Aeroelasticity, Structural Behaviour etc.
- Aerostructures: Manufacturing
Advanced Manufacturing Processes, Advanced Characterization (online, inline, real-time etc.), Structural Analysis, Process/Design and Modeling, Automation in production, virtual manufacturing, digitalization and digital twins, additive manufacturing, exploitation of advanced thermoplastics, out-of-autoclave manufacturing of composites, surface engineering technologies, joining techniques and adhesive bonding etc.
- Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul (MRO)
Non-Destructive Testing (NDT), Non-Destructive Inspection (NDI), Structural Health Monitoring (SHM), Sensors etc.
- Flight Physics
CFD, Aerodynamics, Airflow Control, Multidisciplinary Design Optimization, Wing Design, Noise prediction & Noise reduction, Computational Acoustics etc.
- UAS & Scaled Flight Testing
UAV Configuration & Technologies, Control Architectures, Aerial Robotics, Scaling, Subscale Test Platforms & Projects, UAS Applications etc.
Combustion, Turbomachinery, Heat Transfer, Engine Control, Engine Health Monitoring, Fuels, Emissions etc.
- Hybrid Electric Flight
Hybrid Electric Architectures & Technologies, Distributed Propulsion, Design Methodologies, New Configurations, Synergetic Integration, Regulatory aspects etc.
- Hydrogen Powered Aircraft
Fuel Cell Propulsion & H2 Direct Combustion Systems, Storage and Distribution Systems for Liquid Hydrogen, Hydrogen-Critical Materials Performance, New Standards and Certification Procedures, Auxiliary Systems and Refueling Procedures, Structural Integration of Tanks, Fuel Supply Systems, Ground and Flight Test Demonstrations
- Fuels & Energy Storage
Alternative Fuels, Batteries, Liquid & compressed Hydrogen, Capacitors, Infrastructures (fuel tanks, distribution, systems etc.), etc.
- Small Air Transport (SAT) Technologies
Innovations in cockpit and avionics, propulsion, airframe, materials, air traffic management, self-separation and collision avoidance, mission management, decision making support to the pilot, single-pilot operations, sustainability of SAT operations, scenarios, safety regulations and standards.
- Avionics, Systems & Equipment
Cockpit Systems, Flight Data, Communication Systems, Avionics Integration, Aircraft Security, Environmental Control Systems, Fire Protection Systems, Sensors and Data Acquisition etc.
- Air Traffic Management & Airports
Traffic Management, Air Transport Networks, Remote Control, Navigation Systems, UAV/UAM, RPAS, Drones, Airport Operation, Airport Security etc.
- Human Factors
Man-machine Interface, Cognitive Computing, Human Information Processing, Human Element in Security etc.
- Innovative Concepts & Scenarios
Disruptive & Unconventional Configurations, Open Platform Demonstrator Systems, Breakthrough Technologies etc.
- From Industry 4.0 to Industry 5.0
Factory of the Future, Digital Factory, Digital Manufacturing, Digital Twins, Cyber-physical systems, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, human-centric, sustainable, resilient etc.
- ecoDESIGN and Engineering for Sustainablity
Sustainable Industrialization; Sustainability of materials, processes and resources; Environmentally friendly materials; Green and efficient manufacturing & production; Lifetime services; Recycling technologies, Disposal strategies, Waste management, End-of-Life; Life Cycle Assessment and environmental impacts; circularity and circularity performance.
- Space Technologies
Materials and Structures, Manufacturing Processes for Space Applications, Space manufacturing process technologies, Aerodynamics, Space Propulsion, Space Power, Robotics, Space Transportation Systems, Technologies for Reusable Small Launchers, Novel / Reusable Launching Concepts, On-orbit operations and servicing (OOO, OOS), Low-cost satellites technologies, etc.
- Space Applications and Operations
Earth Observation, Nano/micro Satellites, Integrated Applications, Space Communication and Navigation, Components for Orbital Use, CO2 monitoring from space, etc.
- Space Policies
Clean Space, Safety in Space, etc.
- Safety, Regulation and Standards
European Safety Regulations, Certification Standards and Policies, Virtual Certification, Workforce Training, Education & Training Programmes (incl. civil aviation cybersecurity, automation and digitization skills), etc.
- Synergies and Technology Transfer with the Automotive Industry
Aerodynamics, Electric Car-Electric Aircraft, Infrastructure, Testing Methods, Fault Prediction, Advanced aluminium manufacturing technology etc.
- European Policy Actions in the Field of Aviation & Space
Open Innovation Test Beds for Composites, Support Actions for Coordinating Research, Facilitating Collaboration, Innovation Fostering, International Cooperation, 3O Policy, Infrastructures etc.