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Electric Motor Powered Aero-engine Simulator (EMPAS)

Pembery, M., Doherty, John, Mower, Richard, Jorgens, Chris and Hayes-McCoy, Declan (2018) Electric Motor Powered Aero-engine Simulator (EMPAS) In: 2018 RAeS Applied Aerodynamics Conference, "The Future of Aerodynamics, Research, Development, Simulation & Applications", 24-26 Jul 2018, We The Curious, Bristol, UK.

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Abstract

The potential use of electric motors to power engine simulators on wind tunnel models of commercial aircraft has been studied for some years at the QinetiQ 5m Wind Tunnel at Farnborough. Recently, motors with the required power density have become available, and design and production of a prototype engine simulator is currently being undertaken. The background, potential advantages of the system, design considerations and a progress report on the project is given within this paper.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Conference Paper)
Divisions : Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences > Mechanical Engineering Sciences
Authors :
NameEmailORCID
Pembery, M.
Doherty, Johnjohn.doherty@surrey.ac.uk
Mower, Richard
Jorgens, Chris
Hayes-McCoy, Declan
Date : 25 July 2018
Funders : Aerospace Technology Institute (ATI)
Copyright Disclaimer : © 2018 the authors
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Depositing User : Clive Harris
Date Deposited : 07 Aug 2019 15:00
Last Modified : 07 Aug 2019 15:00
URI: http://epubs.surrey.ac.uk/id/eprint/852368

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