Tethered satellites for propulsion without fuel

ESA has recently granted the Aerospace Engineering Research Group of UC3M with an Early Technology Development Project on the bare-photovoltaic tether concept. This is a disruptive device that can produce in-orbit propulsion without using propellant. The proposal was submitted by UC3M, SENER Aeroespacial, TU Dresden and The University of Padova via the OSIP channel and it was … Continue reading Tethered satellites for propulsion without fuel

4 Students awarded with FPUs

On Oct. 1st, the Spanish ministry of Universities published the resolution of the FPU scholarships (PhD scholarships at national level). Out of the 15 scholarships granted in the field of Naval and Mechanical Engineering (including aerospace), 4 scholarships were granted to 4 of our students: Alberto Marín, Iván Castro, Antonio Cuellar, and Enrique Aldao. Cogratulations!

Doctoral Meetings 2020-2021. Videos Ready

For the course 2020-2021 the Doctoral Meetings was held virtual. The different PhD talks were organized in thematic tracks as indicated below. Each PhD talk (except in the case of non-disclosure agreement) was recorded and can be accessed, together with the pdf, clicking in the corresponding PhD student tab. The complete list of videos can … Continue reading Doctoral Meetings 2020-2021. Videos Ready

YUFE – Postdoctoral Call

Young researchers who earned their PhD within the last 3 years and want to continue their career at the UC3M as postdoctoral researchers within the Alliance YUFE Postdoctoral Programme on Citizens’ Wellbeing can apply for the YUFE Postdoctoral call in our university. For more info click here

Project manager- AERO (Open Position)

The Aero Engineering Research Group invites applications for a project manager position for communication, scientific and administrative management of the research projects of the group. The person will oversee the administrative and financial aspects of the AERO Group projects in accordance with the rules and procedures of the UC3M. The candidate joining the team will … Continue reading Project manager- AERO (Open Position)

The European Night of Researchers (Madrid 2021)

From 24th to the 25th of September the Carlos III University of Madrid has organized a program of scientific dissemination activities within the framework of the European Night of Researchers, an event aimed at all audiences that is held the same weekend throughout Europe. Specially you shouldn´t miss the following activities which are presented by … Continue reading The European Night of Researchers (Madrid 2021)

Aerospace PhD doctoral meetings 2020-2021

From 14th june to the 2nd July, the Aerospace PhD doctoral meetings 2020-2021 were held. The doctoral meetings are workshop-format sessions in which Ph.D. candidates present the state of their research, followed by a period for discussion and questions from the audience. These meetings are attended by other Ph.D. candidates, their tutors or advisors, and other university professors … Continue reading Aerospace PhD doctoral meetings 2020-2021

Thomas Frekhaug shortlisted for 5th UC3M Thesis Talks

Our PhD Student, Thomas Frekhaug, is shortlisted, between another 15 candidates, for the 5th edition of the UC3M Thesis Talk. In THESIS TALK, the PhD candidates present their research projects to a non-specialist audience in just 3 minutes, focusing on the what, how and why of their research. A single slide is permitted to enhance … Continue reading Thomas Frekhaug shortlisted for 5th UC3M Thesis Talks

Two new articles by our PhD Students

Two of our students, Eduardo Andres and Luca Chiabò, published recently two journal papers. Informed scenario-based RRT∗ for aircraft trajectory planning under ensemble forecasting of thunderstormsAndres, E., González-Arribas, D., Soler, M., Kamgarpour, M., Sanjurjo-Rivo, M., (2021). Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, 129, 103232. Abstract Thunderstorms represent a major hazard for flights, as they compromise the safety … Continue reading Two new articles by our PhD Students

Aerospace PhD doctoral meetings 2021

In the following weeks we will held the Aerospace PhD doctoral meetings for the course 2020 - 2021. The doctoral meetings are workshop-format sessions in which Ph.D. candidates present the state of their research, followed by a period for discussion and questions from the audience. These meetings are attended by other Ph.D. candidates, their tutors or advisors, and … Continue reading Aerospace PhD doctoral meetings 2021