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January 2017
Prof. Deanna Lacoste Clean Combustion Research Center at KAUST Abstract: Combustion instabilities are a serious problem for the design of modern combustion chambers ...
Monday 23 January 2017 - Friday 27 January 2017
Introduction to Computational Fluid Dynamics
  {tab Introduction} The objective of these lecture series on "Introduction to CFD" is to provide an elementary tutorial presentation on computational ...
VKI Lecture Series
February 2017
Dr. Jonas Allegrin Scientist at Empa and Research fellow & Lecturer at ETH Zürich The research activities of Dr. Jonas Allegrin are ...
Monday 06 February 2017 - Friday 10 February 2017
Radial Compressor Design and Optimization
  {tab Introduction} This short course is the regular course on radial compressors thought at VKI to the turbomachinery students specializing in ...
VKI Lecture Series
Thursday 23 February 2017 15:30 - 16:30
The Future of Space Exploration
by Mike Griffin, Chairman and CEO of Schafer CORPORATION, Former NASA Administrator The seminar will take place at 3:30 PM in the main ...
March 2017
Wednesday 01 March 2017 - Friday 03 March 2017 09:00 - 17:30
Symposium of VKI PhD Research 2017 - FREE REGISTRATION
During the 8th PhD symposium, the VKI graduate students will review the doctoral research carried out in the three departments ...
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PhD Thesis of Daniel Guariglia Defended on 22 February 2017 at the Università degli studi di Roma "La Sapienza" The work is ...
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{tab PROGRAMME} Sonaca Aircraft is a new subsidiary of the Sonaca Group dedicated to general aviation. Since 2015, Sonaca Aircraft is ...
Monday 20 March 2017 - Tuesday 21 March 2017 08:30 - 17:00
Introductory course to OpenFOAM®
The course gives a practical introduction to the structure and usability of OpenFoam and OpenFOAM related applications (snappyHexMesh, paraview). Besides ...
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Wednesday 22 March 2017 08:30 - 17:00
OpenFOAM® general programming
The programing course shows the how-to for the most common programming issues in OpenFoam® covering the implementation of new solver, ...
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Thursday 23 March 2017 08:30 - 17:15
3rd Workshop of Belgian OpenFOAM®
The workshop is aiming to get together the Belgian OpenFoam® users, share experiences, show achievements and identify common interests. The ...
Jean-Jacques Dordain, former Director General of ESA and actual chairman of the VKI Board of Directors, will present THE JEAN ...
Monday 27 March 2017 - Friday 31 March 2017
CFD for Atmospheric Flows and Wind Engineering
{tab Introduction}   There is an increasing interest for the application of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) to the study of flows in ...
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April 2017
Seminar by Dr. JesÚs Garicano Mena Postdoctoral researcher at the  Universidad Politecnica de Madrid   Lifting  surfaces of an aircraft consist of several ...
Monday 10 April 2017 - Friday 14 April 2017
Thermohydraulics and Chemistry of Liquid Metal Cooled Reactors
{tab Introduction}  The objective of the Lecture Series is to provide a state-of-the-art review of the current knowledge and future challenges ...
VKI Lecture Series
Monday 24 April 2017 - Friday 28 April 2017
Turbulent Combustion
{tab Introduction}   The objective of this biannual Lecture Series on Turbulent Combustion is to present the state-of-the-art review of on-going activities ...
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May 2017
Friday 05 May 2017 16:00 - 17:00
PhD Public Defense of Giulia Dell'Era
Giulia dell'Era will defend his PhD Thesis on "Experimental investigation of instability onsets in a high speed axial compressor" this ...
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Monday 08 May 2017 - Friday 12 May 2017
Active Flow Control: Techniques and Applications
{tab Introduction} Excitation of jet instabilities by arc filament plasma actuators (LAFPAs)Credit M. Samimy, Ohio State University  Active Flow control of turbine ...
VKI Lecture Series
Monday 15 May 2017 - Wednesday 17 May 2017 08:00 - 17:00
Industrial Computational Fluid Dynamics
{tab Introduction} Progress achieved in the modeling of thermohydraulic phenomena and in the development of robust and efficient numerical techniques makes ...
VKI Lecture Series
{tab Introduction} VKI Lecture Series STO-AVT- 287 on 22-24 May 2017 For civil transportation, due to the permanent increase in ground and ...
STO / AVT Lecture Series
June 2017
Thursday 01 June 2017 10:30 - 12:00
Unsteady Components Interaction in Gas Turbines
by Dr. Simone Salvadori post-doctoral researcher at University of Florence (Italy) As a matter of fact, Gas Turbine (GT) performance and reliability ...
Each year at the end of June a new class of students celebrates its graduation in the VKI Research Master ...
VKI conferences
July 2017
The seminar will be presented by Prof. Sebastian Kaiser, University of Duisburg-Essen in Germany. Prof. Sebastian Kaiser completed his Diplomingenieur at the ...
Flow field and heat transfer in a rotating rib-roughened cooling passage Author : Ignacio Mayo (von Karman Institute, Institut National Polytechnique ...
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August 2017
The GLS conferences, organized every two years, aim at bringing together top class researchers and engineers interested in all aspects ...
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September 2017
Friday 15 September 2017 16:00 - 17:00
PhD public defense of Clara Gárcia Sánchez
The PhD Public defense of Clara Garcia Sanchez for her thesis entitled “Quantifying inflow uncertainties for CFD simulations of dispersion ...
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Monday 18 September 2017 - Wednesday 20 September 2017 08:30 - 17:00
Multiphysics phenomena analysis on boundary layer stability in hypersonic regime - STO-AVT-289
VKI Lecture Series STO-AVT- 289 on 18-20 September 2017   The objective of these lecture series, supported by the Science and Technology ...
STO / AVT Lecture Series
Friday 29 September 2017 14:00 - 15:00
PhD Public Defense of James Scoggins
The thesis is entitled: Development of numerical methods and study of coupled flow, radiation, and ablation phenomena for atmospheric entry   This thesis ...
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October 2017
Monday 09 October 2017 - Friday 13 October 2017 08:00 - 17:00
Introduction to Measurement Techniques
  The objective of this course is to provide young engineers with a broad overview of traditional and advanced measurement techniques ...
VKI Lecture Series
Monday 23 October 2017 - Wednesday 25 October 2017 08:30 - 17:00
Introduction to Stability and Transition Analysis Methods - SSEMID
Flow instability analysis plays an active role in the identification and explanation of some of the most challenging topics of ...
VKI Lecture Series
November 2017
Monday 06 November 2017 - Wednesday 08 November 2017
Introduction to Ground Testing Facilities
  Ground testing facilities have been used since long in aeronautics and aerospace, as they have been developed for environmental ...
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