ETF Workshop 2011

"Advanced materials and manufacturing - Certification and operational challenges"

In connection with the meeting of the ICAS Programme Committee, September 2011 in Stockholm, Sweden a one-day workshop was arranged. The workshop provided the opportunity to experts from all over the world in the field to exchange views and to identify further areas of potential cooperation. The workshop programme, the presentations during the workshop and the media release can be downloaded below. In case of problem with downloading - contact the ICAS Secretariat.

Workshop Programme

Certification and continued airworthiness issues for composite structures
Mr. R. Minter, EASA, Cologne, Germany

Expanding the limits of advanced materials and structures
Mr. F. Doerner, Boeing, St.Louis, USA

Composites challenges for a further development in aerospace sector
Mr. C. Brand, EADS, Suresnes, France

Composite application challenge in primary aircraft structure
Mr. T. Abe, MHI, Nagoya, Japan

Reduction of development costs of full composite aero-structure: a proposal from a research sector
Dr. T. Ishikawa, JAXA, Tokyo, Japan

Manufacturing and certification of composite primary structures for civil and military aircraft
Dr. A.R. Upadhya, NAL, Bangalore, India

Experience with the application of composites in aerospace structures
Mr. P. Nordin, Saab Aeronautics, Linköping, Sweden

Future challenges in the design of structures made of CFRP
Prof. R. Degenhardt, DLR, Braunschweig, Germany

Summarising Forum & Key Messages
Prof. M. Scott, CRC-ACS, Melbourne, Australia

Summarising Media Release from ICAS Workshop 2011