9. December 2019 @ 19:00 - 21:00Public
Future Aviation is a series of talks and tours dedicated to developments in aviation, as well as the latest research applications and solutions in this area. Renowned experts from Haus der Wissenschaft Braunschweig, the German Society for Aeronautics and Astronautics (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Luft- und Raumfahrt – Lilienthal-Oberth; DGLR), the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt, DLR), the Aeronautics Research Centre Niedersachsen (NFL) and the Association of German Engineers (VDI) explain the current state of aeronautics research and technology. At the end of each presentation, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions to the speakers and discuss presentation content.
2019 lecture series
Staying mobile and becoming sustainable – shaping change in aviation (Prof. Jens Friedrichs, Daniel Reckzeh and Prof. Robert Sausen, all DLR)
Precision flight – an assistance system for noise-optimised, fuel-saving approaches (Dr Fethi Abdelmoula, DLR)
Alternative fuels in aviation – from fuel design to practical testing (Dr Tobias Schripp, DLR)
Battery opportunities and limitations in electric aircraft (Sabrina Zellmer, TU Braunschweig)
Electric propulsion systems for aircraft (Dr Frank Anton, Siemens eAircraft)
The future of VTOL – research & technology at Airbus Helicopters (Frank Löser, Airbus Helicopters Germany)
Drones in the city – development and demonstration of an urban air traffic system for unmanned aircraft (Stefan Kern, DLR)
Airbus Single Aisle Step Change – an innovative structural assembly line in Hamburg (Sven Lutze, Airbus)
Leichtwerk AG – aircraft design from research to industrialisation (Dr Reiner Kickert, Leichtwerk)
iSTAR –DLR’s new research aircraft (Dr Burkard Wigger, DLR).
2019 trips > personal registration required.
AutoGyro GmbH, Hildesheim
DLR and Airbus in Stade.