Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

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15 Νοε 2013 (πριν από 3 χρόνια και 6 μήνες)

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Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

Break
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Out Session 2

Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

Dr. Darrel R. Tenney

757
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864
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6033

d.r.tenney@larc.nasa.gov

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Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

I. Advanced Concepts

Description of Thrusts:


Advanced Vehicle Development


Develop, design, fabricate, integrate and test advanced aircraft concepts


Conceptual Vehicle Design


Create, identify, analyze, and evaluate new vehicle concepts and technologies


Enabling Vehicle Technologies


Basic maturation of high
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risk, high
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payoff vehicle enabling technologies


Autonomous Vehicle Systems


Control system research for autonomous vehicles

Key Contact

Robert E. McKinley, Jr., AVST

ph.: 757
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864
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7572

email: r.e.mckinley@larc.nasa.gov

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Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

II. Testing and Modeling

Description of Thrusts:


Wind
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Tunnel Testing and Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

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Advanced Flow Measurements; Turbulence Modeling for Unsteady, Separated
Flows; Hypersonic Boundary
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Layer Transition; Ground
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to
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Flight Scaling;
Advanced CFD Validation; Variable
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Fidelity Approximation for MDO


Flight Simulators and Flight Dynamics and Systems Modeling

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Flight Dynamics Modeling, Validation, and Scaling; Computational
Electromagnetics Validation


Structures and Materials Testing and Modeling

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Active Aeroelastic Wing Technology; Computational Aeroelasticity Validation

Key Contacts

Long Yip, Project Manager, AVST

ph.: 757
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864
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3866

email: l.p.yip@larc.nasa.gov

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Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

III. Breakthrough Technologies

Description of Thrusts:


Biomimetics


Materials and Structures that emulate lightweight, high strength, adaptable
biological system


Smart Materials & Active Structures


Materials and Structures that sense, understand and respond to environmental needs


Flow Control


Microsensors and actuators for virtual control of flow


Advanced Controls


Nonlinear and off
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nominal control of multi
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dispersed sensor/actuators

Key Contact

Richard R. Antcliff, AVST

ph.: 757
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864
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4606

email: r.r.antcliff@larc.nasa.gov

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Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

IV. Aero/Space Synergy

Description of Thrusts:

Key Contacts

• Durability Testing/Life Prediction Methodology: Advanced life prediction methodologies, fracture analysis
criterion, fatigue, residual strength of aircraft primary structure

• Composites Durability: Material performance under simulated mission profile conditions, accelerated test methods
that simulate long term use at extreme aerospace environments

• Near Net Shape Structures
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Reduced manufacturing cost using advanced materials and manufacturing methods

• Reliability Based Design: Designing complex aerospace frame structures based on principles of uncertainty and
reliability

• NDE Instrumentation: Crack and corrosion detection in thin sheet and thick primary metallic structure, improved
techniques for composite structure, multiple phenomena measurement systems utilizing fiber optics, vibration based
monitoring techniques for detection of structural damage

F.W. Cazier, Jr, (Programs): 757
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864
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2860, f.w.cazier@larc.nasa.gov

Dr Mark Shuart, (Competency): 757
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864
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3492, m.j.shuart@larc.nasa.gov

Crack

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Aerospace Vehicle Systems Technology

I. Advanced Vehicle Concepts


REVCON/ Vehicle Concepts


Personal Air Vehicles


Autonomous Vehicles


Other______________________

II. Testing and Modeling


Wind Tunnel Testing/CFD


Simulators/Stability and Control


Structural Testing/Structural Analysis


Other______________________

III. Breakthrough Technologies


Biomemetics



Smart Material and Active Structures


Flow Control


Other_____________________

IV. Aero/Space Synergy


Durability Testing/Life
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Prediction

Methodology


Composites Durability


Near Net Shape Structures


Reliability Based Design


NDE Instrumentation


Other_____________________


Areas of Interest

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informed on
technology
advancements

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Partnering

Key Contact/phone #

Name: ________________

Company:_____________