SAE 2014 Aerospace Systems and Technology Conference

Technical Session Schedule

Thursday, September 25

Power Systems - Aircraft Power Management & Distribution (Part 1 of 2)
(Session Code: ASTC206)

Room Bluegrass B  10:30 a.m.

This session shall include papers related to military manned aircraft and air vehicle electrical power management and distribution (relays, circuit breakers, SSPCs), control & protection, arc fault protection, power conversion (AC/DC, DC/DC/ AC/AC) and power conditioning. AC (fixed & variable frequency) and DC (28 VDC and 270 VDC) systems are planned for discussion.

Organizers - John Fifield, Astronics AES; Christopher Severns, Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Time Paper No. Title
Energy Optimization with Solid State Power Distribution
Fred J. Potter, Astronics Corporation
Optimizing Power Electronics for the More Electric Aircraft
Ralf Cremer, Alfred Engler, Liebherr Elektronik GmbH
Managing Loads on Aircraft Generators to Prevent Overheat In-Flight
James H. Graham, Roger Dixon, Peter Hubbard, Loughborough University; Ian Harrington, BAE Systems (Operations) Limited

Planned by Power Systems Committee / EMB Air and Space Group