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
Chairpersons - Christopher Severns, Boeing Commercial Airplanes

Time Paper No. Title
10:30 a.m. ORAL ONLY
Energy Optimization with Solid State Power Distribution
Fred J. Potter, Astronics Corporation
11:00 a.m. 2014-01-2194
Optimizing Power Electronics for the More Electric Aircraft
Ralf Cremer, Alfred Engler, Liebherr Elektronik GmbH
11:30 a.m. 2014-01-2195
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