Research

AERONAUTICS

Aerospace structures and materials
  • Aeronautical structures
  • Composites and advanced materials.
  • Structural health monitoring
  • Structural dynamics and vibroacoustics
  • Aeroelasticity
Air Navigation and Control​
  • Commercial Aircraft Trajectory Optimization
  • Meteorological Uncertainty Management
  • Aviation Induced Environmental Impact
  • Artificial Intelligence Applications to Air Traffic Management
  • Unmanned Air Vehicles (UAVs)
Aerospace Design and Manufacturing​
  • Optimization and multidisciplinary design
  • Non-conventional aircraft
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Airborne wind energy systems 
Aerodynamics​ and Propulsion
  • External aerodynamics
  • Turbulence
  • Internal flows and propulsion
  • Experimental techniques
  • Computational techniques

SPACE

Propulsion and Space Environment​
  • Plasma thrusters
  • Magnetic nozzles
  • Radiofrecuency and microwaves sources
  • Plasma-spacecraft interactions
  • Space Debris Removal
  • Plasma waves and ECR thrusters
  • Plasma diagnosis
Astrodynamics
  • Space Tethers
  • Mission analysis and trajectory optimization
  • Orbit Determination and Space Surveillance and Tracking
Space Systems
  • Satellite Design and Systems Engineering
  • Subsystems design
  • Onboard software
  • Communications
  • Space Electronics
  • Space automation
  • Scientific Instrumentation