Aviation Week article highlights research being done by Prof. David Zingg and Ph.D. student Thomas Reist

Finding Ultra-Efficient Designs For Smaller Airliners
Canadians study lifting fuselage for future regional aircraft
Aug 22, 2016 Graham Warwick | Aviation Week & Space Technology

Designers looking for fuel savings and emissions reductions beyond those possible with today’s conventional tube-and-wing configurations face additional challenges when the aircraft are smaller, such as regional and business jets. Full story…