Special Issues

Aerospace runs special issues to create collections of papers on specific topics. The aim is to build a community of authors and readers to discuss the latest research and develop new ideas and research directions. Special Issues are led by Guest Editors who are experts in the subject and oversee the editorial process for papers. Papers published in a Special Issue will be collected together on a dedicated page of the journal website. For any inquiries related to a Special Issue, please contact the Editorial Office.

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Application of Multidisciplinary Optimization and Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Aerospace Engineering
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2947
Keywords: Aerospace engineering; Multidisciplinary Optimization; Artificial Intelligence; Machine Learning; Data science; UAVs
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Aerodynamic Shape Optimization for Aerospace Engineering Applications
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 3066
Keywords: aerodynamic shape optimization; topology optimization; multidisciplinary design optimization; computational fluid dynamics; structural analysis
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Selected Papers from IWSHM 2021 submission deadline 31 May 2022 | Viewed by 732
Keywords: Structural Health Monitoring; Aerial Sensing; Sensors; Actuators; Diagnostics
Laser Manufacturing Technologies for Aerospace Applications submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 5376
Keywords: 3D printing; Advanced processes; Aerospace; Design optimization; Laser cutting; Laser coating; Laser drilling; Laser welding; Laser cladding; Laser hardening; Laser alloying; Laser texturing; Laser shock peening; Laser additive manufacturing; Modelling and simulation
Cooling/Heat transfer (Volume II)
edited by and Shaopeng Lu
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2700
Turboprop Aircraft Design and Optimization
edited by
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1913
Keywords: innovative turboprop concepts; hybrid-electric propulsion system; design; optimization; enabling technologies
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Applications of Drones submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 3279
Keywords: drone applications; space drones for planetary exploration; drones and marine environment; drones and indoor spaces; drones and COVID-19; future drone technologies
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Recent Advances in Computational Mechanics
edited by Yui-Chuin Shiah
submission deadline 31 May 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 733
Keywords: computational mechanics; computational methodologies; computational algorithms; coupling of fields; aerospace engineering; domain or boundary modeling
Green Propulsion: Present Solutions and Perspectives for Powering Environmentally Friendly Space Missions
edited by Filippo Maggi and Paravan Christian
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 3257
Keywords: green propulsion; solid propulsion; liquid propulsion; hybrid propulsion; propellant; pollution; environmental impact; space industry; clean technologies
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Machine Learning in Aerospace Trajectory Optimization, Guidance and Control
edited by Kouamana Bousson
submission deadline 20 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2543
Keywords: machine learning; guidance; navigation; and control; trajectory optimization; neural networks for flight control; aerospace mission data analysis
Aerospace System Design
edited by
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1125
Keywords: design methodologies; design tools; environmentally sustainable aircraft; reusable access to space vehicles; flexible space exploration systems
Recent Advances in See and Avoid Systems for Aircraft
edited by
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1784
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Aviation Sustainability
edited by and Yasin Şöhret
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 7350
Keywords: Eco-friendly aircraft engine; aircraft life cycle analysis; airport sustainability
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
High Speed Wind Tunnel Testing
edited by
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2544
Keywords: transonic/supersonic/hypersonic wind tunnel; measurement techniques; measurement systems; test methodology; innovative approaches
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Aerodynamics and Heat Transfer Free Surface Optimization
edited by Essam Abo-Serie
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 69
Keywords: design optimization; topology optimization; adjoint optimization; surface adjoint optimization; surface gradient; cooling channel optimization; heat exchanger optimization; additive manufacturing; conformal cooling
Space Debris Removal: Challenges and Opportunities
edited by
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 4 articles | Viewed by 4026
Keywords: space debris; dynamic modeling; debris detection; surveillance; and tracking; collision avoidance; approach and capture of space debris; passive and active removal techniques and strategies; risk analysis and management; autonomous operation and control
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
The Search for Signs of Life on Venus: Science Objectives and Mission Designs
edited by Sara Seager and
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 210
Keywords: venus; planetary science; astrobiology; space missions; space instrumentation
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Structural Dynamics and Control
edited by Hekmat Alighanbari
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | Viewed by 135
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Flight Data
edited by
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 1207
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Recent Advances in Spacecraft Dynamics and Control
edited by
submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 17 articles | Viewed by 14099
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Mission Analysis and Design of Lighter-than-Air Flying Vehicles submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2833
Keywords: lighter than air; airship; mission design; scenario study; mission analysis; balloon; electric; solar power; hybrid-electric; fuel-cell; hydrogen; helium; electrification; operation; ground support; ground infrastructure; hull design; preliminary design; sizing; lofting; unmanned LTA; unmanned vehicles; low atmosphere; deployment; stratospheric missions; attitude control; motion prediction; simulation; optimal sizing; automated sizing
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Adaptive/Smart Structures and Multifunctional Materials in Aerospace submission deadline 30 Jun 2022 | 16 articles | Viewed by 58645
Keywords: adaptive structures; multifunctional materials; morphing aircraft; actuators; sensors; energy harvesting; structural health monitoring; suspension systems; wind-turbine blades; compliant skins
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Electro-Mechanical Actuators for Safety-Critical Aerospace Applications
edited by
submission deadline 1 Jul 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 3221
Keywords: high-fidelity dynamic modelling; physics-of-failure modelling; fault-tolerant control; fail-safe/fail-operative systems; jamming-tolerant actuators; hardware and analytical redundancy; diagnostic condition-monitoring strategies; prognostic condition-monitoring strategies; fault-detection and isolation; failure transient characterization; experimental test rigs; EMA reliability/safety analysis (FTA and FMECA); innovative designs
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Energy Efficiency of Small-Scale UAVs
edited by and Chao Huang
submission deadline 1 Jul 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2432
Keywords: energy efficiency; trajectory planning; trajectory optimization; surveillance; payload delivery; wireless communication; flight test; electronics hardware design; solar power system
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Jet Flow Analysis
edited by Valery Zapryagaev
submission deadline 1 Jul 2022 | Viewed by 113
Keywords: gas jet; nozzle; aerospace technics; supersonic; shock-wave structure; acoustics; obstacle; chevrons; laminar flow; turbulent flow; CFD; verification; validation; experimental data; visualization; PIV; LDA
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Smart Wing Aircraft
edited by Wolf-Reiner Krüger
submission deadline 15 Jul 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 5036
Keywords: design processes for smart wings; smart wing technologies for performance improvement; active and passive technologies for load alleviation; experimental testing and validation of smart wing technologies
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Tracking and Navigation of Small Satellite Missions
edited by and Masahiro Nohmi
submission deadline 15 Jul 2022 | Viewed by 140
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Avionic Systems
edited by Carlos Insaurralde and
submission deadline 20 Jul 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 4503
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Supersonic and Hypersonic Transportation Systems
edited by and Mattia Barbarino
submission deadline 31 Jul 2022 | 3 articles | Viewed by 2937
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Innovative Space Mission Analysis and Design (Volume II)
edited by
submission deadline 31 Jul 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2007
Keywords: instrumentation; instrument technologies; photometers; polarimeters; spectrographs; telescopes; lightweight telescope mirrors; radiometric and spectral parameters; spatial resolution; swath; multispectral filters; straylight reduction; increased swath and resolution; technologies for super-spectral and hyper-spectral imaging; onboard data processing; adaptive optics; very high-resolution optical EO for LEO; high resolution optical EO for GEO/HEO; detectors; materials; high performance actuators; integrated multi-instrument; on-board payload data processing; onboard data/image optimization and compression; advanced SAR; new generation Automatic Identification Systems (AIS); better resolution; increased accuracy; higher bandwidth; unconventional mission orbits; cluster of satellites; formation flying; cislunar dynamics; earth quasi-satellites; disposal orbits; third body effect; lunar orbits; space weather; suitable vantage points (Lagrange 1 and 5; earth trailing orbit around the sun as well as on earth-orbiting satellites); innovative platform; miniaturization; power reduction; more capabilities into smaller packages; constellations of small satellites; Cubesats and other small space platforms; Commercial off-the-shelf (COTS); multi-messenger astrophysics; new windows to the universe; exoplanets; dark matter; dark energy; gravitational waves
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Spacecraft Attitude Control Using Magnetic Actuators
edited by Fabio Celani
submission deadline 31 Jul 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 666
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Aerospace Mechatronics
edited by
submission deadline 31 Jul 2022 | Viewed by 141
Keywords: mechatronics; concurrent engineering; multidisciplinary design; aerospace systems engineering; aerospace miniaturization; UAV formation; spacecraft formation and constellation; space manipulator; planetary rover
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Multidisciplinary Design of Aircraft and UAV with Novel Airframe Architectures
edited by
submission deadline 1 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 117
Keywords: multidisciplinary design; aircraft; UAVs; novel architectures
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Unmanned Aerial Vehicles en-Route Modelling and Control
edited by Keumjin Lee and Sang Hyun Kim
submission deadline 30 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 107
Keywords: unmanned aerial vehicle; urban air mobility; en-route operation; corridor and airspace design
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
Towards Future Passenger Operations at Airports
edited by Miguel Mujica Mota and
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 141
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
Aircraft Trajectory Design and Optimization (Volume II) submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 71
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Re-Searching Flight Performance submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 1 articles | Viewed by 903
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
Development and Implementation of Optical Diagnostics for Aerospace Research and Applications
edited by Tze How New and
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 74
Keywords: optical systems; imaging systems; illumination systems; optical diagnostics; applied optics; metrology; aerodynamics; combustion; fluid dynamics; flow control
Space System Engineering
edited by Alejandro Salado, Alessandro Golkar, Bryan Mesmer and Hanumanthrao Kannan
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 430
Keywords: new space; space miniaturization; systems engineering methods; digitalization of systems engineering; model-based systems engineering (MBSE); concurrent engineering
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
TMA and Apron Operations
edited by , and Cheng-Lung (Richard) Wu
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 112
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
Liquid Rocket Engines
edited by Justin Hardi
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 242
Keywords: rocket engines; cryogenic propellants; green propellants; launcher; lander; reusability
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
Application of Data Science to Aviation II submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | Viewed by 139
Keywords: aviation; big data; machine learning; artificial intelligence; air traffic management; air traffic operations
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
Flight Simulation and Aircraft Autonomy
edited by
submission deadline 31 Aug 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1773
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Thermophysics and Heat Transfer for Aerospace Applications
edited by Sandra Corasaniti
submission deadline 20 Sep 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 2690
Keywords: heat shields; Thermophysical properties of composites; green composites and new materials; energy harvesting; fluid-structure interaction; heat exchangers
Advances in Air Traffic and Airspace Control and Management submission deadline 25 Sep 2022 | Viewed by 54
Jet Noise submission deadline 30 Sep 2022 | Viewed by 73
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Aircraft Emissions and Climate Impact submission deadline 30 Sep 2022 | 5 articles | Viewed by 8089
Keywords: air traffic; contrails; cirrus clouds; changes; radiative forcing
(This special issue belongs to the Section Aeronautics)
Selected Papers from the 1st International Conference for CBM in Aerospace
edited by Bruno F. Santos, and
submission deadline 30 Sep 2022 | Viewed by 136
Keywords: prognostics and health management; structural health monitoring; reliability and safety; maintenance planning and practice
Upcoming Safety Challenges in Aviation submission deadline 30 Sep 2022 | Viewed by 126
Keywords: commercial air transport; remotely piloted aircraft; urban air mobility; artificial intelligence; machine learning; human decision making; human factors; safety risk analysis; risk indicators
(This special issue belongs to the Section Air Traffic and Transportation)
Advanced Small Satellite Technology
edited by
submission deadline 30 Sep 2022 | 2 articles | Viewed by 1687
Keywords: new space paradigm; small satellite system; payload system
(This special issue belongs to the Section Astronautics & Space Science)
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