5–9 June 2017
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, Denver, Colorado

Technical Program Overview

The consolidation of 12 individual technical conferences ensures that the scope and content of AIAA AVIATION 2016 complies with travel and mission critical policy requirements for government agencies. Nowhere else will you find the breadth and depth of aviation and aerodynamic research, analysis, and foresight at a single location.

The technical program contains more than 1,500 technical papers from about 600 government, academic, and private institutions in 34 countries reporting on the latest in aviation and aerodynamic research, and offering scores of opportunities for collaboration and discussion on high-impact topics.

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By Conference*

Conference Name Count
16th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference 252
17th AIAA/ISSMO Multidisciplinary Analysis and Optimization Conference 108
32nd AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference 84
34th AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference 199
46th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference 347
46th AIAA Thermophysics Conference 137
47th AIAA Plasmadynamics and Lasers Conference 42
8th AIAA Atmospheric and Space Environments Conference 106
8th AIAA Flow Control Conference 91
AIAA Atmospheric Flight Mechanics Conference 62
AIAA Flight Testing Conference 21
AIAA Modeling and Simulation Technologies Conference 99
Grand Total 1548

Sessions*

Topic Number of Presentations
Aerodynamic Measurement Technology 55
Applied Aerodynamics 212
ATIO - Air Traffic Systems, Aircraft Operations, and Airspace Integration 134
ATIO - Aircraft Design and Integration 54
Atmospheric and Space Environments 100
Atmospheric Flight Mechanics 62
Flight Testing 13
Flight Testing / Ground Testing 7
Flow Control 80
Fluid Dynamics 351
Ground Testing 29
ITAR Papers 47
Modeling and Simulation Technologies 99
Multidisciplinary Design Optimization 108
Plasmadynamics and Lasers 42
Thermophysics 90
Transformational Flight Testing 65
Grand Total 1548

Geographic Breakdown*

Country Count
Algeria 1
Argentina 2
Australia 12
Austria 1
Belgium 3
Brazil 32
Canada 43
China 130
Denmark 1
France 40
Germany 84
India 21
Israel 3
Italy 6
Japan 36
Korea (the Republic of) 10
Malaysia 1
Malta 1
Netherlands 22
New Zealand 3
Poland 6
Portugal 7
Romania 1
Russian Federation 8
Saudi Arabia 2
Singapore 6
South Africa 1
Spain 13
Sweden 7
Switzerland 7
Turkey 20
United Arab Emirates 5
United Kingdom 63
United States 949
Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of 1
Grand Total

1548

Institutions*

Institution Count
 University Affiliated Research Center 1
Adaptive Aerospace Group, Inc. 1
Adjoint Technologies, LLC 1
Advanced Cooling Technologies, Inc. 2
AEDC 2
Aerodynamix 1
Aeronautical Computing Technique Research Institute 1
Aerospace Engineering Group, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid 1
Aerospace Testing Alliance 1
AFRL 1
Air Force 1
Air Force Institute of Technology 6
Air Force Research Laboratory 19
Airbus DS GmbH 1
Airbus Group Innovations 2
Airbus Opération SAS 1
Airbus Operations SAS 1
Airservices Australia 2
Altair Engineering 1
Altair Engineering Inc 1
Altair Engineering, Inc. 1
AMA at NASA Ames 1
AMA Inc at NASA Ames 1
AMA, Inc. at NASA Ames Research Center 2
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1
Anadolu University 1
Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc 1
Analytical Mechanics Associates, Inc. 1
Answer Engineering, LLP 1
ANSYS 2
AOML/HRD 1
Applied Dynamics International 1
Applied Technology Associates 1
Architecture Technology Corporation 1
Arizona State University 4
Arnold Engineering Development Complex 1
Aselsan INC. 2
ATAC Corporation 1
Auburn University 2
Aurora Flight Sciences 1
Aurora Flight Sciences RDC 1
AVIC 1
AVIC Aerodynamic Research Institute 1
AVIC Aerodynamics Research Institute 1
AVIC Chengdu Aircraft Design & Research Insititute 1
AVIC Xi’an Flight Automatic Control Research Institute 1
AvMet Applications Inc. 1
Baylor University 5
Beihang University 8
Beijing Aerospace Technology Institute 1
Beijing Institute of Technology 2
Beijing Institution of Technology 1
Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics 4
Bettis Laboratory 1
Birla Institute of Technology Mesra 1
Brigham Young University 3
Brunel University  1
Brunel University London 2
CAAA 1
California Institute of Technology 5
California Polytechnic State University 5
Calspan 1
CARDC 1
Carnegie Mellon University 1
CEA/CESTA 1
Center for Aeronautical and Space Science and Technology, IDMEC/LAETA, Instituto Superior Técnico 5
Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute 1
Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI) 3
CFD Research Corporation 3
Cherokee Nation Technologies 1
China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamic  1
China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics 19
China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics, Beijing 1
China Aerodynamics Research & Development Center 1
China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center 1
China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation 1
Chinese Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics 1
Chinese Aeronautical Radio Electronics Research Institute 1
City University 1
City University London 4
Clarkson University 2
CLAS Consultants 1
CNR-INSEAN 1
College of Aeronautics and Astronautics,Zhejiang University 1
College of Aerospace Science and Technology, National University of Defense Technology 1
College of Civil Aviation, Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics 1
Colorado State University 4
Colorado State University  1
COMAC 2
Combustion Science & Engineering, Inc. 1
commercial aircraft corporation of china, ltd 1
Control Research Corporation 1
Cooke Concepts and Solutions 1
Coventry University 2
cranfield university 11
Creare LLC 1
CSIR- NAL 1
CSSI, Inc. 1
CU Aerospace 1
Czestochowa University of Technology 1
Dalian University of Technology 1
Daniel H. Wagner Associates, Inc. 1
Daniel Webster College 2
Dantec Dynamics 1
Delft University of Technology 13
Delft University of Technology, Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, Section Control & Simulation 2
Department of Computational Engineering, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 1
Dept. of Fluid Dynamics, School of Aeronautics,  Northwestern Polytechnical University 1
Design, Analysis and Research Corporation 3
Deutscher Wetterdienst (DWD) 1
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt 1
Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V. (DLR) 1
Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH 1
DLR Air Transportation Systems 1
DLR Air Transportation Systems,German Aerospace Center 1
Dubai Air Navigation Services 1
EaglePicher Technologies, LLC 1
Ecole de Technologie Superieure 2
Ecole de Technologie Supérieure 1
École de Technologie Supérieure 8
Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal 3
Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne 1
École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne 1
EMBRAER 2
Embraer S.A. 2
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University 8
Empirical Systems Aerospace, Inc. 2
ENAC 2
ENGILITY 1
Engility Corporation 4
Environment Canada 1
EPFL 1
ERAU 5
ESI CFD, Inc. 1
ETS 1
ETS, LARCASE 1
EUROCONTROL 1
Exa 1
Exa GmbH 2
FAA 4
FCEFyN-UNC 1
Federal Aviation Administration 3
Federal University of Uberlândia 1
Florida Institute of Technology 1
Florida State University 3
ForWind - Center for Wind Energy Research 1
ForWind - Center for Wind Energy Research,Institut für Physik 1
French Space Agency (CNES) 1
GE Aviation 1
General Electric Company 1
George Washington University 3
Georgia Institute of Technology 32
Georgia Southern University 1
Georgia Southern University  1
German Aerospace Center (DLR) 35
German Aerospace Center, DLR 1
German Dutch Wind Tunnels 1
Go Fly Prize 1
GRA Incorporated 1
GRA, Incorporated 1
GSFS, The University of Tokyo 1
Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH) 1
Harbin Institute of Technology 2
Hebei University of Technology 1
Heriot-Watt University 1
Hiroshima Univerisity 1
Hokkaido University 1
Holmes Consulting LLC 1
Honeywell Engines 1
Honeywell International, Inc. 2
Human Solutions Inc 1
HX5 Sierra 1
Hypervelocity Aerodynamics Institute, China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center (CARDC) 1
IIT KHARAGPUR 1
Illinois Institute of Technology 2
Illinois Institute of Technology  1
IMP PAN 1
Imperial College London 6
INCDT COMOTI 1
Independent Consultant 2
Indian Instittue of Technology Madras 1
Indian Institue of Technology Madras 1
Indian Institute of Science 3
Indian Institute of Technology Bombay 5
indian institute of technology Kharagpur 1
Indian Institute of Technology Madras 3
Inha University 2
Innovative Scientific Solutions Inc 1
INRIA 1
INRIA Bordeaux Sud-Ouest 2
Institut Clement Ader 1
Institut Clément Ader (CNRS 3687), INSA-Toulouse 1
Institut Superieur de l'Aeronautique et de l'Espace 1
Institute for Problems in Mechanics RAS 2
Institute of Aeronautics and Space Studies, University of Blida 1 1
Institute of Air Transportation Systems 1
Institute of Engineering Thermophysics, Chinese Academy of Sciences 1
Institute of High Performance Computing 1
Institute of Mechanics 1
Institute of Mechanics Lomonosov Moscow State Universit 1
Institute of Space Systems, University of Stuttgart 3
Instituto de Aeronautica e Espaco 2
Instituto de Aeronautica e Espaço 1
Instituto de Aeronáutica e Espaço 1
Instituto de Aeronáutica e Espaço (IAE) 1
Instituto Superior Tecnico - IPFN 1
Instituto Superior Técnico - IPFN 1
Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutic 1
Instituto Tecnologico de Aeronautica 1
Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica 1
Intelligent Automation Inc 1
Intelligent Automation Incorporated 1
Intelligent Automation, Inc. 1
Interdisciplinary Aerodynamics Group, EPFL 2
Iowa State University 17
ISAE-Supaero 1
Italian Aerospace Research Center (CIRA) 2
IUSTI 1
Jackson State University 1
Jacobs Technology 1
Jacobs Technology at NASA Ames Research Center 1
Jacobs Technology Inc. 1
Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency 4
JAXA 4
Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology 2
Joby Aviation 4
Johns Hopkins University 4
Kansas State University 2
Khalifa University 3
King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology 1
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology 1
Koc University 1
Konkuk University 2
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology 3
Korea Aerospace Research Institute 1
KTH Royal Institute of Technology 1
Laboratoire de Météorologie Physique (CNRS/UBP) 1
Lafayette College 1
Lehigh University 3
Leibniz Universität Hannover 1
Leidos 2
Leidos, Inc 1
LEOSPHERE 1
Lincoln Laboratory, Massachusetts Institute of Technology 4
LMI 2
LoadPath 3
Lockheed Martin Corporation 3
Logistics Management Institute 1
M4 Engineering Inc. 1
M4 Engineering, Inc. 2
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 9
MBDA UK Ltd 1
McGill University 2
Met Analytics Inc, 1
Met Analytics, Inc 1
Metacomp Technologies 1
METACOMP TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 1
MetaMorph 1
MetroLaser, Inc 1
MetroLaser, inc. 3
Miami University 1
Michigan Technological Univ. 1
Michigan Technological University 1
Middle East Technical University 5
Mississippi State University 7
Missouri University of Science and Technology 4
MIT Lincoln Laboratory 3
MITRE Corporation 4
MORI 1
Mosaic ATM, Inc. 1
Nagoya University 4
Nangia Aero Research 1
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics 10
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics  1
Nanyang Technological University 3
NASA Ames Research Center 40
NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center 8
NASA Glenn Research Center 25
NASA Headquarters 2
NASA Johnson Space Center 14
NASA Johnson Space Center (Contractor) 1
NASA Langley Research Center 81
NASA White Sands Test Facility 1
NASA-Langley Research Center 1
National Center for Atmospheric Research 1
National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
National Defense Academy 1
National Defense Academy of Japan 1
National Institute for Space Research (INPE) 2
National Institute of Aerospace 3
National Institute of Aerospace Technology 1
National Renewable Energy Laboratory 1
National Research Council 1
National Research Council Canada 3
National Research Council Canada  3
National Research Council of Canada 2
National Transportation Safety Board 1
National University of Defense Technology  1
National University of La Plata 1
National University of Singapore 1
Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division 1
Naval Research Lab 1
Naval Research Laboratory 3
Naval Surface Warfare Center 2
Naval Surface Warfare Center - Carderock 1
NCAR 1
Netherlands Aerospace Centre NLR 1
New Mexico State University 2
Next Limit Technologies 1
NLR 2
NOAA NWS NCEP EMC 2
Noesis Solutions 1
North Carolina State Univeristy 1
North Carolina State University 12
North Dakota State University 1
Northrop Grumman Corporation 1
NorthWest Research Associates 2
Northwestern Polytechnic Institute 1
Northwestern Polytechnical University 15
Northwestern Polytechnical University  2
NRC 3
NUAA 1
NYU School of Engineering 1
Ohio Aerospace Institute 4
Oklahoma State University 4
Oklahoma State University  1
Old Dominion University 4
ONERA 19
ONERA, The French Aerospace Lab 1
Optimal Synthesis Inc. 2
Orbital-ATK 2
Oxford University 1
Pall 1
Parker Aerospace 1
Penn State University 1
Pennsylvania State University 6
Pennsylvania State University Applied Research Laboratory 1
Pointwise, Inc. 2
Polytecnical University of Madrid 1
Pratt & Whitney 2
Princeton University 10
Purdue University 23
Queen Mary University of London 1
Queen's University 1
RAND Corporation 1
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 8
Research Institute for Optic-Electronic Engineering 1
RMIT University 2
Rochester Institute of Technology 1
Roketsan 1
ROKETSAN A.S. 1
Roketsan Missile Inc. 2
Roketsan Missiles Inc. 1
Roketsan Missiles Industries Inc. 1
Rolling Hills Research Corporation 2
Rolls-Royce North American Technologies, Inc. 1
Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) 2
Royal Military College of Canada 2
Rutgers University 2
RWTH Aachen University 1
Rzeszow University of Technology 1
Rzeszów University of Technology 1
Saab Aeronautics 1
SAIC 3
Saint Louis University 2
Samson Motors, Inc. 1
San Diego State University 1
San Jose State University 2
San Jose State University/NASA Ames Research Center 1
Sandia National Laboratories 6
School of aeronautics, Northwestern Polytechnical University 1
school of energy and power engineering, Beihang University 2
School of Mechanical Science and Engineering 1
School of Reliability and Systems Engineering,BeiHang University 1
School of Transportation Science and Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing, PR China 1
Science & Technology Corporation 1
Science and Technology Corp. 1
Science and Technology Corporation 2
Science and Tecnology Corporation 1
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) 1
Science Engineering Associates 1
Self 2
Seoul National University 2
SGT 2
SGT. Inc, NASA Ames Research Center 1
Shanghai Engineering Research Center of Civil Aircraft Health Monitoring 1
Shanghai Jiao Tong University 7
Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumkur 1
Siemens PLM 1
Sikorsky, A Lockheed Martin Company 2
SimCenter: National Center for Computational Engineering 1
Sky Platform Technologies 1
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 1
Southwest University of Science and Technology 1
SpaceX 1
Spectral Energies LLC 1
Spectral Energies, LLC 4
Stanford University 16
State University of New York at Binghamton 1
Stellenbosch University 1
Stevens institute of technology 2
Sullivan Aviation Services, LLC 1
Sustainable Aviation Foundation, Inc. 2
Swedish Defence Research Agency, FOI 2
Swedish Defense Research Agency (FOI) 1
Syracuse University 2
TAI Inc. 1
Technical University Munich 2
Technical University of Madrid 2
Technical University of Munich 2
Technion--Israel Institute of Technology 2
Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt 2
Technische Universitaet Berlin 1
Technische Universität Berlin 1
Technische Universität Braunschweig 1
Technische Universität München 5
Technische Universtität Braunschweig 1
Technological Institute of Aeronautics (ITA) 10
Tel Aviv University 1
Teledyne Scientific Company 1
Temasek Laboratories, National University of Singapore 1
Texas A&M University 7
The Boeing Company 11
The Cooper Union 1
The George Washington University 3
The Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab 1
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab 1
The MITRE Corp 1
The MITRE Corporation 1
The Nasa Glen Research Center 1
The Ohio State University 9
The Ohio State University  1
The Pennsylvania State University 8
The State Key Laboratory of Digital Manufacturing Equipment and Technology 1
The University of Adelaide 1
The University of Alabama 3
The University of Alabama in Huntsville 1
the University of Arizona 5
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 1
The University of Queensland 2
The University of Queensland  1
The University of Sydney 3
The University of Tennessee Space Institute 1
The University of Texas at Arlington 2
The University of Texas at Austin 3
The University of Tokyo 4
The University of Toledo 1
ThermAvant Technologies, LLC 1
Tianjin University 4
TOBB University of Economics and Technology 1
Tohoku University 4
Tohoku University, Frontier Research Institute for Interdisciplinary Sciences 1
Tokai University 1
Tokyo Metropolitan University 3
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology 1
Toyama University 1
Trek Aerospace, Inc. 1
Tsinghau University 1
Tsinghua University 9
TTH Research, Inc. 1
TU Delft 2
TU Kaiserslautern 2
Turkish Aerospace Industry 1
Turkish Air Force Academy 1
Turkish Air Force Academy, Aeronautics and Space Technologies Institute 1
Tzunum, Inc. 1
U.S. Army Research Laboratory 2
U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command 1
UARC, NASA Ames Research Center 1
UCLA 3
UFF 1
UniBWM 1
Uniersity of Notre Dame 1
United States Air Force Academy 3
United States Military Academy 1
United States Naval Academy 1
Univerisity of Kansas 1
Universidad Carlos III de Madrid 2
universidad politecnica de madrid 2
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid 1
Universidad Simón Bolívar 1
Universidade Sao Paulo 1
Université de Toulouse 1
Universiti Putra Malaysia 1
University Affiliated Research Center 1
University of A Coruna 2
University of Akron 1
University of Alabama at Birmingham 1
University of Alabama in Hunstville 1
University of Arizona 5
University of Auckland 3
University of Bath 1
University of Bristol 8
University of California San Diego 1
University of California Santa Cruz 3
University of California, Davis 2
University of California, Irvine 1
University of California, Los Angles 1
University of California, San Diego 2
University of California, Santa Cruz 4
University of Cambridge 1
University of Campinas 2
University of Cincinnati 5
University of Colorado 4
University of Colorado, Boulder 1
University of Dayton 1
University of Dayton Research Institute 1
University of Denver 1
University of Florida 9
university of glasgow 5
University of Greenwich 1
University of Illinois 3
University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign 1
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 12
University Of Illinois Urbana-Champaign 3
University of Kansas 1
University of Kentucky 5
University of Leicester 1
University of Liverpool 2
University of Louisville 2
University of Malta 1
University of Manchester 2
University of Manitoba 2
University of Maryland 10
University of Massachusetts 2
University of Massachusetts Lowell 3
University of Miami 3
University of Michigan 18
University of Minnesota 8
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities 2
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 2
University of Missouri 1
University of Missouri-Kansas City 1
University of Naples "Federico II" 2
University of Nebraska-Lincoln 1
University of New Mexico 1
University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy 1
University of Notre Dame 6
University of Oklahoma 1
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies 1
University of Poitiers 1
University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguez 1
University of Sao Paulo 2
University of São Paulo 1
University of Science and Technology of CHINA 2
University of South Alabama 1
University of South Florida 1
University of Southampton 8
University of Southern California 1
University of Stuttgart 10
University of Stuttgart, Institute of Space Systems 1
University of Technology of Troyes 1
University of Tennessee 1
University of Tennessee - Space Institute 1
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga 3
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga SimCenter 1
University of Tennessee Space Institute 6
University of Tennessee, Knoxville 2
University of Texas at Arlington 5
University of Texas at Austin 1
University of Tokyo 2
University of Toronto 1
University of Tsukuba 1
University of Twente 1
University of Vermont 2
University of Virginia 5
University of Washington 4
University of Waterloo 4
University of Wyoming 1
US Air Force Academy 2
US Army AMRDEC 1
US Army Research Laboratory 1
US Naval Research Laboratory 2
USAF SEEK EAGLE Office 1
Utah State University 2
Vanderbilt University 1
Vantage Partners, LLC 1
vestas 1
Virginia Military Institute 1
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 21
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. 1
von Karman Institute 1
von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics 1
Warsaw University of Technology, Institute of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics 1
Washington State University 1
Washington University in St. Louis 13
West Virginia University 3
Western Michigan University, College of Aviation 1
Wichita State University 1
Worcester Polytechnic Inst. 1
Worcester Polytechnic Institute 1
Wright State Univerisity 1
Wright State University 2
Xiamen University 1
xi'an Jiaotong university 1
Zhejiang University 1
Zurich University of Applied Sciences 2
Grand Total 1548

*Note: Data reflects submissions as of February 2016 and does not reflect withdrawn papers that may occur between that time and presentation at AIAA AVIATION 2016.

Dates to Remember

  • Abstract Deadline: 27 Oct 2016
  • Manuscript Deadline: 03 May 2017
  • Early Bird Reg Deadline: 15 May 2017
  • Cancellation Deadline: 22 May 2017

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