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Advances in Sustainable Aviation

Editors: Karakoç, Tahir Hikmet, Colpan, C. Ozgur, Şöhret, Yasin (Eds.)

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  • Presents innovative approaches to sustainable aviation
  • Describes the importance of sustainable aviation education and methods
  • Explains the role of the aviation industry and climate change
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About this book

This book provides different engineering, management, economic solutions and methodologies regarding sustainable aviation, giving readers a great sense of how sustainable aviation works at the “systems” level. The aviation industry is one of the fastest growing in the world and can make a positive contribution to sustainability. This book presents environmental policies and their application to the aviation industry and evaluates solutions provided to address pollution. Chapters discuss novel technologies that the aviation industry can apply to reduce its environmental impact and become more energy efficient.

About the authors

Prof. Dr. Tahir Hikmet Karakoç is a Full Professor at Faculty of Aeronautic and Astronautics of Anadolu University, Eskisehir, Turkey. He received his MSc and PhD in 1983 and 1987, respectively. He has published many papers at various national and international conferences, while he has authored several books. His research areas include aviation, energy and energy economy, gas turbine engines, fuels, isolation and installation.

Dr. C. Ozgur Colpan is an Associate Profess

or in the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Dokuz Eylul University in Turkey. He received his PhD Degree from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada and his Bachelor of Science (2003) and Master of Science (2005) Degrees from the Middle East Technical University in Ankara, Turkey. His research areas are mathematical modelling, manufacturing and characterization of fuel cells, organic Rankine cycles, heat exchanger design and modelling and thermodynamic modelling of integrated energy systems. He has co-authored several important publications in the field of fuel cells and renewable energy systems. He has been actively taking roles in the organizing committee of several international conferences related to energy and environment. He has also served as guest editor of several prestigious journals related to energy and aviation.

Dr. Yasin Sohret is currently an Assistant Professor at Department of Airframe and Powerplant Maintenance of Suleyman Demirel University. He graduated from Mechanical Engineering Department of Eskisehir Osmangazi University in 2010. He recieved his PhD degree from Aircraft Maintenance Department of Anadolu University under supervision of Prof. Dr. Hikmet Karakoc. Sohret mainly studies on gas turbine engine measurements, combustion and fuels, energy and exergy analyses of thermal systems.

Table of contents (20 chapters)

Table of contents (20 chapters)
  • Environmentally Clean Reformulated Aviation Gasoline

    Kondakova, Olesia (et al.)

    Pages 3-14

  • Ignition Performances of Alternative Fuels Under Altitude Conditions According to Their Aromatic Content

    Lecourt, Renaud

    Pages 15-24

  • Review of Renewable Biofuels in the Aviation Sector

    Unlu, Derya (et al.)

    Pages 25-39

  • Case Study of Alternative Jet Fuel Production with Bio-additives from Plant Oils in Ukraine and Poland

    Yakovlieva, Anna (et al.)

    Pages 41-63

  • Development of a 3D Grain Burnback Simulation Tool for Solid Rocket Motors

    Ata, Yusuf (et al.)

    Pages 65-90

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eBook 101,14 €
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Hardcover 124,79 €
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Softcover 124,79 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Advances in Sustainable Aviation
Editors
  • Tahir Hikmet Karakoç
  • C. Ozgur Colpan
  • Yasin Şöhret
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-67134-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-67134-5
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-67133-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-88384-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VIII, 298
Number of Illustrations
59 b/w illustrations, 80 illustrations in colour
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