Examining the potential for high-speed air travel as well as the aerodynamic difficulties and propulsion technologies needed for supersonic and hypersonic aircraft.
Study of the design and development of electric and hybrid-electric propulsion systems for airplanes, including energy storage and power management technologies
Examining the developments in UAV technology, including sense-and-avoid systems, autonomous flight control, and uses in a range of industries
Investigating cutting-edge techniques to lessen airplane noise emissions through sophisticated aerodynamic design, engine technology, and noise reduction techniques
Examining the use of hydrogen, biofuels, and other environmentally friendly energy sources for aircraft propulsion while assessing their effectiveness
Investigating the creation of cutting-edge avionics systems, such as flight control systems, navigational aids, communication tools, and onboard sensors
Looking at novel air traffic management ideas such automated collision avoidance systems, satellite-based navigation, and improved air traffic control