The primary focus of this workshop is on technological and scientific issues. Our goal is to bring together some of the world’s leading experts in this area in order to exchange ideas, establish research priorities, and identify opportunities for collaboration.
Participation in the workshop is by invitation only.
The primary subject areas of relevance to the workshop are:
- Aircraft design
- Engine design
- Alternative fuelsutias.utoronto.catias
- Atmospheric science
After the event, presentations will be added as they are received from speakers.
Click here to access .zip file with all presentations – Updated 2018.05.07
Some presentations may not be available for public distribution.
Wednesday, May 16 – Friday, May 18, 2018
Presentation titles will be added as they are received.
|Wednesday, May 16|
|09:30||10:00||David Zingg||UTIAS||Opening Remarks|
|10:00||11:00||Fay Collier||NASA||The Value and Challenges of Integrated Technology Demonstrations – Applying Lessons from the ERA Project|
|11:30||12:00||Jayant Sabnis||MIT (formerly PW)||The Eco-Friendly GTF … It is not about Bypass Ratio or Gearbox|
|12:00||12:30||Alejandra Uranga||USC (formerly MIT)||Boundary Layer Ingestion: Benefit Quantification and Analysis Framework|
|14:00||14:30||Peter Iosifidis||Lockheed Martin||Low Boom Flight Demonstrator|
|14:30||15:00||Chris Dorban||FAA||FAA Aircraft Technology and Operations Research|
|15:30||16:00||Volker Grewe||DLR||Aircraft Emission Effects on Atmospheric Chemistry and Implications for Routing Options|
|Thursday, May 17|
|10:00||10:30||Joyce Penner||Michigan||Aircraft Effects on Cirrus Clouds: Recent Advances|
|10:30||11:00||Irewole (Wally) Orisamolu||PW||Advanced Technologies for Next Generation Propulsion Systems|
|11:30||12:00||Lynnette Dray||UCL||Modelling the Transition to a More-Electric Aviation System|
|12:00||12:30||John Bonet||Boeing||Blended Wing Body Concept Status|
|13:30||14:00||Tomas Grönstedt||Chalmers University of Technology||Radical Propulsion Concepts|
|14:00||14:30||Fassi Kafyeke||Bombardier||The Environment: An Innovation Driver for Bombardier Technology|
|14:30||15:00||Anthony J. Dean||GE||Future Engine Technologies for Aviation Energy Efficiency and the Environment|
|18:30||Dinner at Terra Restaurant|
|Friday, May 18|
|09:30||10:00||Thomas Reist||UTIAS||Optimization of Hybrid Wing-Body Aircraft with Stability and Control Considerations|
|10:00||10:30||Sahil Jain||Shell||The Future of Aviation – Our Journey with the Sustainable Alternative Jet Fuels|
|Subsonic Ultra-Green Research: Transonic Truss-Braced Wing Technical Maturation|
|11:30||12:00||Arne Stuermer||DLR||Engine-Airframe Integration for Environmentally Friendly and Economically Viable Future Transport Aircraft|
|12:00||12:30||Philippe Lavoie||UTIAS||Towards Skin Friction Drag Reduction via Active Control of the Turbulent Boundary Layer|
|12:30||13:00||David W. Zingg||UTIAS||Closing Remarks|
Conference delegates are encouraged to stay at the Novotel North York. Situated in Uptown Toronto, Novotel Toronto North York offers a modern destination that has upscale amenities, such as complimentary WiFi, a full service restaurant, and an indoor saltwater pool. The University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies (UTIAS) has secured a corporate rate of $159* per night (breakfast buffet included).
Novotel North York
3 Park Home Avenue
North York, Ontario, M2N 6L3
Check-in time is after 3:00 pm and check-out time is before 12 Noon
Discounted Parking: $12.00 with in and out privileges
Reservations: Please call Novotel directly to secure reservations, 416-733-2929 on or before April 16th, 2018. The rooms are booked under UTIAS-Aviation Group and the Block ID is 1159108. Alternatively, you can follow the instructions from UTIAS- Aviation Group May 15-18-2018 Reservation Info Card for room reservations.
* All rates are subject to applicable taxes
* Quoted rates are not guaranteed for reservations made after April 16th, 2018
Transportation to and from Toronto Airport
Airport limousines/taxis can be located immediately outside any terminal at Toronto’s Pearson Airport (YYZ) on the Arrivals Level. The travel time to the hotel should be about 30 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.
Transportation Between Hotel and UTIAS
Transportation between Novotel and UTIAS will be provided by a shuttle bus. The shuttle bus will depart from Novotel North York at 8:40am each morning. Renting a car is an option, but not necessary. Public transportation to UTIAS is not recommended due to the irregular schedule of the buses between the subway station and UTIAS.
Directions to UTIAS
UTIAS is located at 4925 Dufferin Street, in the north-central section of the city of Toronto. The driving time from the hotel to UTIAS should be about 15 minutes, depending on traffic conditions.