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Aerospace Editorial Office
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Editorial Office

Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Kontis
Mechan Chair of Engineering, School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, James Watt Building South, University Avenue, Glasgow G12 8QQ, Scotland, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 141 330 4337
Interests: aerodynamic technologies; flow and flight control systems; shock physics; aerospace design and optimization; flow diagnostics

Assistant Editor
Mr. Yong Ren
MDPI Wuhan Office, No.6 Jingan Road, 5.5 Creative Industry Park, Floor 25th. 430064 Wuhan, Hubei Province, China
Tel. +86 27 87808658

Production Editor
Dr. Martyn Rittman
MDPI AG, Klybeckstrasse 64, CH-4057 Basel, Switzerland

Editorial Board

Prof. Dr. Adel Abbas
Dept. of Applied Mathematics, ETSIA Universidad Politecnique de Madrid (UPM), Madrid, Spain
Tel. +(34) 646 47 56 70
Interests: aerodynamic flow modeling; laminar flow technology; flow control technology; drag reduction technology; computational fluid dynamics(CFD); wing laminar design; flight test; tunnel test; data analysis; flight test; tubulence flow; multidisciplinary design optimization; unsteady flow; fluid-structure interaction(FSI); aeroelastics; flow seperation

Dr. Rafic Ajaj
Lecturer in Aerospace Structures, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Faculty of Engineering and the Environment, University of Southampton, Highfield Campus, Tizard Building (B13), Southampton SO17 1BJ, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 238 059 2453
Interests: morphing aircraft; aircraft design; adaptive/smart structures; aircraft structures; UAVs; acoustic fatigue
Contribution: Special Issue: Adaptive/Smart Structures and Multifunctional Materials with Application to Morphing Aircraft

Dr. David Anderson
Aerospace Sciences Research Division, School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Interests: autonomous systems, multi-agent & multi-resolution simulation, nonlinear control, operational analysis and flight dynamics & control
Contribution: Special Issue: Unmanned Aerial Systems

Dr. Paul Bruce
Department of Aeronautics, Imperial College London, London SW7 2AZ, UK
Tel. +44 20 7594 5048
Interests: high-speed aerodynamics; unsteady compressible flow; experimental methods; transonic/supersonic flow control; experiment/computation comparison

Prof. Dr. Luís M.B.C. Campos
Center for Aeronautical and Space Science and Technology (CCTAE), IDMEC, Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Universidade de Lisboa, 1049-001 Lisboa Codex, Portugal
Tel. + 351 21 8417197; Fax: + 351 21 8417539
Interests: aeroacoustics; magnetohydrodynamics; flight dynamics and performance; solar-terrestrial and stellar astrophysics; special functions and differintegration operators
Contribution: Special Issue: Recent Advances in Aeroacoustics

Prof. Dr. Mário Costa
Mechanical Engineering Department, Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisboa, Portugal
Tel. + 351218417186
Interests: combustion; fuels; power generation and conversion; pollutant formation; emission and control; thermophysics and heat transfer

Dr. Erinc Erdem
GE Aviation Marmara Technology Centre, Gebze, Turkey
Interests: aerothermal analysis; turbomachinery; modelling and simulation; ground testing; measurement techniques; propulsion

Prof. Dr. Iskender Gökalp
CNRS-ICARE, 45071 Orléans cédex 2, France
Interests: energy; combustion; aerospace propulsion; green propellants; biofuels; hydrogen

Dr. Shijun Guo
Department of Aerospace Engineering, School of Engineering, Cranfield University, Bedford, MK43 0AL, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 1234 754628
Interests: composite structures; multidisciplinary design optimization; aeroelasticity; flapping wing MAV; composite structural health monitoring

Prof. Dr. Mool C. Gupta
NSF I/UCRC Laser Center, University of Virginia, National Institute of Aerospace, 100 Exploration Way, Suite 214, Hampton, VA 23666-6147, USA
Tel. +757 325 6850; Fax: +757 325 6988
Interests: High power laser applications; solar energy; energy harvesting; optical sensors; photonics; optics

Priv. Doz. Dr.-Ing. Georg Herdrich
Head Plasma Wind Tunnels and Electric Propulsion, Space Transportation, Institute of Space Systems (IRS), Pfaffenwaldring 29, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
Tel. +49 711 685 62412; Fax: +49 711 685 63596
Interests: aerothermodynamics (modeling, experiment, in-flight investigation); aerothermochemistry (modeling, experiment, in-flight investigation); electric space propulsion; advanced space propuldion; energy systems for space

Dr. Gustaaf (Guus) Jacobs
Department of Aerospace Engineering, MC1306 San Diego State University 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA, 92182, USA
Tel. +1-619-594-4046
Interests: high-speed flow, particle-laden flow, flow separation, flow control, computational physics, higher-order flow solvers, discontinuous Galerkin methods

Prof. Dr. Sen Liu
China Aerodynamics Research and Development Center, Mianyang, 621000, Sichuan, China
Tel. +86 816 2364034
Interests: wind tunnel testing; hypersonic aerothermodynamics; hypervelocity impact dynamics; ground testing; numerical simulation

Dr. Stefan Loehle
Institut fuer Raumfahrtsysteme (IRS), Universität Stuttgart, Pfaffenwaldring 29, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
Tel. +49 711 685 62387
Interests: Hypersonic Aerothermodynamics; high heat flux measurement methods; optical diagnostics
Contribution: Special Issue: Optical Diagnostics for High Enthalpy Flows

Dr. Raffaello Mariani
ONERA, F1 Wind Tunnel, Centre du Fauga-Mauzac, 31410, Mauzac, France
Tel. +33 5 61 56 63 43
Interests: wind tunnel testing; incompressible and compressible experimental aerodynamics; shock/vortex interaction; shock waves; compressible vortex flow
Contribution: Special Issue: Innovations in Wind Tunnel Testing

Prof. Dr. Dimitri Mavris
School of Aerospace Engineering, Aerospace Systems Design Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0150, USA
Tel. +1 404-894-1557
Interests: multi-disciplinary design optimization; multi-disciplinary analysis; probabilistic design; aircraft design; propulsion design; rotorcraft; systems engineering; systems of systems and technology assessments

Prof. Dr. Moji Moatamedi
Department of Technology, Narvik University College, Narvik, Norway
Interests: multiphysics; fluid structure interaction; computational modelling; composite materials; aerospace structures; aerospace business and management

Prof. Dr. Andrew J. Neely
School of Engineering & Information Technology, University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy, Northcott Drive, Canberra, ACT 2600, Australia
Tel. +61 2 62688251; Fax: +61 2 62688276
Interests: high speed aerodynamics; hypersonic aerothermodynamics and propulsion; thermal-structural interactions; gas turbines; fluidic thrust control

Prof. Dr. Ning Qin
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Sheffield, Mappin Building, Mappin Street, Sheffield S1 3JD, UK
Tel. +44 114 2227718
Interests: aerodynamic simulation; design and optimisation; computational fluid dynamics development and applications; flow control technologies

Prof. Dr. Robert Spall
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, Utah State University UMC 4130, Old Main Hill, Logan, UT 84322-4130, USA
Tel. +1 435-797-2878
Interests: computational fluid dynamics, vortex dynamics

Prof. Dr. Ephraim Suhir
1Department of Mechanics and Materials, Portland State University, Portland, OR 97207, USA
2 ERS Co., 727 Alvina Ct., Los Altos, CA 94024, USA
Tel. +1 650 969 1530
Interests: applied mathematics, applied mechanics, probabilistic methods in reliability engineering, technical diagnostics; composite and smart materials and systems; shock and vibrations analyses and testing; thermal stress analysis; human-in-the-loop; aerospace missions success and safety
Contribution: Special Issue: Are the Today’s Practices for Reliability Assurance of Aerospace Electronic and Photonic Products (AEPP) Adequate?

Prof. Dr. Urbano Tancredi
Department for Technologies, University of Naples 'Parthenope', Centro Direzionale, Isola C4, 80143 Napoli, Italy
Interests: guidance navigation and control; air traffic management; aerospace systems

Prof. Dr. Norman M. Wereley
Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Maryland, 3179J Martin Hall, College Park, MD 20742 USA
Tel. +301 405 1135; Fax: +301 314 9001
Interests: smart materials and structures; actuators; sensors; dampers; energy absorbers; pneumatic artificial muscles; control systems; applications to aircraft, ground vehicles, and robotic systems

Prof. Dr. Fuh-Gwo Yuan
Samuel P. Langley Professor, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, USA
Tel. +1 919-515-5947
Interests: smart sensors; nano-structured sensors and transducers; non-contact transducers; wireless sensors; energy harvesting; signal and image processing techniques; structural health monitoring/management; integrated vehicle health management; piezoelectric devices

Prof. Dr. Yang Zhang
Department of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Sheffield, Sir Frederick Mappin Building, Mappin Street, Sheffield S1 3JD, UK
Interests: combustion and flow diagnostics; high altitude reignition; gas turbine combustion and high temperature wall heat transfer
Contribution: Special Issue: Aviation Alternative Fuels

Prof. Dr. Xiang Zhang
Faculty of Engineering and Computing, Coventry University, Priory Street, Coventry CV1 5FB, UK
Tel. +44 (0) 24 7765 8599
Interests: aircraft structural integrity; durability; damage tolerance; numerical modelling of material and structural failure behaviour; life prediction methods; metallic; fibre reinforced composites; experiments

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