2015 LEARN Technical Seminar

NASA Aeronautics presented a one-day virtual technical seminar on September 30, 2015 to showcase innovative concepts developed by researchers who have been funded by the ARMD Leading Edge Aeronautics Research for NASA (LEARN) Phase II Fund. If you'd like, please download a pdf copy of the agenda.

NASA Aeronautics awards the ARMD LEARN Fund grants to make deliberate investments in early-stage and potentially revolutionary aviation concepts and technologies that are aligned with NASA's mission. These grants went to teams external to NASA. The objective of this one day seminar was to increase awareness of LEARN activities within NASA projects, to provide technical feedback to LEARN principal investigators from NASA Program/Project Technical Representatives, and educate/inform the public. This will help facilitate transfer of LEARN-developed technologies within NASA and disseminate LEARN findings to the external aeronautics community, including academia, industry, and the general public.

The results were presented in four talks: 45 minutes for each presentation and 10–15 minutes for discussion and questions from technical representatives and participants.

The presenters slides are available below along with their recorded presentations.

September 30, 2015 - LEARN Phase II Schedule:
Speaker Title Organization Slides Video Recording
Michael Dudley Session Keynote NASA Ames Research Center Download PDF Video
Yu Gu Cooperative Gust Sensing and Suppression for Aircraft Formation Flight West Virginia University Research Corporation Download PDF Video
Matthew Drury (for Jose Palacios) Centrifugally Powered Pneumatic De-Icing for Helicopter Rotor Blades Pennsylvania State University Download PDF Video
Wookyung Kim Plasma-Assisted Combustor Dynamics Control United Technologies Corporation Download PDF Video
Michael Kerho Turboelectric Distributed Propulsion Test Bed Aircraft Rolling Hills Research Corporation Download PDF Video






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