Research Projects


List of ongoing projects

Title Short Description
ACCESS! Integration of future technical and infrastructural options as well as individual mobility needs of demanders and providers with societal demands and global, national and local environmental goals.

Aircraft 3rd Generation MDO for Innovative Collaboration of Heterogeneous Teams of Experts.

ATEFA Acoustic modelling of different air taxi concepts and description of new communal noise situation in urban areas of German conurbations based on realistic traffic scenarios
AVACON Evaluation of hybrid laminar flow control in combination with a high bypass ratio engine mounted on the wing
CATeW Investigation of coupling hybrid laminar flow control with variable camber for influencing wing aerodynamics of a medium-range aircraft

In-flight measurement of electric propulsion systems in propulsion and recovery mode and concluding construction and design recommendations: Psychoacoustic investigation of propellers

E-SAT Development and integration of an electro-hybrid powertrain for the Silent Air Taxi
E-SATstart Developing a framework to integrate the control design with aerostructral design for the hybride electric silent air taxi
GNOSIS Holistic evaluation of electric flying taking into account a life cycle analysis
SAT Analysis and design of an on-demand air mobility system for point to point connections, using small, highly automated, electric aircraft for regional and urban airfields.
Twin-Helix 2 Experimental and numerical analysis of instabilities of helical vortex pairs
UNICADO Development and establishment of a university-based conceptual aircraft design environment by bundling the design competencies of German universities
URAF Urban and regional transport of freight by electrically powered aircraft
VENTUS Availability of regional air transport systems in difficult weather conditions depending on the aircraft used and airfield infrastructure