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Dr. Geoffrey Bower, Chief Engineer at Airbus USA discusses the development of pioneering electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft by Airbus.
Will superconducting motors achieve higher operational and economic efficiencies than conventional motors? And will nanotechnology be used to increase electric storage? Find out if the future design of passenger aircrafts could be a tube body.
Which technologies can be used to ensure battery safety? Find out by reading Chetan Kulkarni’s expert interview discussing how NASA USA implements health monitoring and prognostics to build more efficient batteries.
How much can we learn from NASA’s project which focuses on Megawatt scale propulsion? Find out by downloading our expert article, including an interview with Dr. Ajay Misra, Deputy Director, Research and Engineering Directorate at NASA.
The Georgia Institute of Technology discusses new design space afforded by hybrid propulsion systems. Find out more here.