Papers & Publications
Contribute a Paper for the 2017 Conference
Authors can submit an abstract in English to be considered for a paper presentation at the conference.
- Any contributed technical paper session
- One of the special forums
- Any proposed pre-arranged session
Subject Areas Included in the Conference
The following is a list of major subject areas of interest: All aspects of airbreathing engines for flight propulsion in all regimes of speed and aero-derivative engines for power production are included, as well as components that are ancillary to engines. The greatest emphasis is on creation and utilization of the best technology for sustainable progress.
Systems: New developments in gas turbine engines, ramjet, scramjet engines, combined cycle engines, pulsed and other detonation engines, various assisted engines, micro engines, multipurpose engines, integrated systems and integration technologies
Cost and Business: Economics of engine development, testing, production, certification, usage and maintenance, civil and military engine business, acquisition, ownership and marketing, lifecycle and other costs
Environment: Chemical and noise pollution
Safety: Engine safety and engine-caused safety problems, material and structural failure
Aeromechanics, Flutter, Vibration and High Cycle Fatigue
Engineering Sciences: Problems of fluid and gas dynamics, sprays, combustion, heat transfer, conventional and advanced materials
Diagnostics, Instrumentation and Sensors
Thermal Management: Cooling technology, coolers, heat exchangers and energy bypass schemes, compressor and turbine cooling
Intelligent Engine Control and Health Monitoring
Materials and Structures: Smart materials and structures, titanium technology, composites, ceramics, thermoelasticity, structures, coatings
Compressors, Turbines: Axial and centrifugal compressors, axial and other turbines, aerodynamics, mechanics
Fuels, Injection, and Ignition: Fuels for gas turbines, alternate fuels, combined cycles, micro-engines, endothermic fuels for cooling, injection technologies, ignition technologies
Integrated Testing, Prediction and Evaluation
Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul, Organization
Synthesis Methods: From concept to usable product; rational methods of synthesis, virtual development and testing
Hypersonic Vehicle Propulsion: Space launch vehicles, cruise vehicles, military systems
STOVL Vehicle Propulsion: Thrust vector, design options, controls, ground effects
Unmanned Air Vehicle Propulsion: Various propulsion systems for UAV
Helicopter Propulsion: Small engines, propellers, special air intakes, noise control
Micro- and Small Engines: Components and systems
Education and Training: Re-engineering of the Gas turbine curriculum, education partnerships, best practices, etc.
Skills Challenges: Demographics, apprenticeships, global skills, systems engineers, etc.