Przejdź do treści

Design the right aircraft: Thermal management strategies using simulation

Webinar na żądanie | 35 min.

Learn how Airbus Helicopters leveraged Simcenter Amesim to accurately predict and verify the thermal-hydraulic system performance from early-stage system sizing to fully integrated design.

Airbus Helicopter using Simcenter Amesim to define aircraft thermal management strategies

Guest Speaker: Airbus Helicopters

Benoit Genot: Hydraulic and Flight Control Engineer

Jean-Baptiste Lopez-Velasco: Thermal Management Expert

Recent improvements in integrated aircraft simulation models have enabled an analysis of integrated system performance, including the thermal balance at an aircraft level. This advancement on aircraft thermal management enables engineering teams to make critical decisions on aircraft architectures earlier in the design process.

These advancements are needed to address emerging trends in aircraft design including aircraft systems electrification, electric-hybrid propulsion and the use of advanced composites. The ability to derive insight in the thermal balance needs across an entire aircraft mission requires detailed understanding of complex system interactions. In the context of ECS system design, successful aircraft integrators will need to leverage novel heat rejection strategies to ensure system safety and passenger comfort.

With the aid of early-stage aircraft thermal management simulation engineers can evaluate strategies to maintain heat-balance of an aircraft program including:

  • Fuel as a heat sink
  • Balancing attributes for ECS Design
  • Evaluation of global aircraft thermal management

Realize LIVE Europe | November 3-4, 2020 | Virtual

Realize LIVE Europe, registration now open

Realize LIVE Europe 2020 -  Register now to join Realize LIVE virtually

Don't miss your opportunity to participate in two days of engaging content, networking, and building those meaningful connections at the NEW Realize LIVE Europe virtual conference.



Enhance your knowledge and proficiency with the tools you have, learn from the thought leadership and customer stories that will help guide your organization's continued digital transformation.