Aerospace applications of control and optimization - Programme

March 2, 2011 (Ensta ParisTech, Amphi Ferber)

  8:00 - 9:00
Registration and Coffee
  9:00 - 9:30
Gérald Pignié Eads Astrium
Opening
 9:30 - 10:15
Hans-Joseph Pesch University of Bayreuth
Minimum-fuel trajectories for a hypersonic passenger aircraft under a temperature restriction for the thermal protection system
10:15 - 11:00
Richard Epenoy CNES Toulouse
Fuel-optimal trajectories for continuous-thrust orbital rendezvous with path constraints
11:00 - 11:30
Coffee Break
11:30 - 12:15
Franco Bernelli Politecnico di Milano
Incorporating low-thrust propulsion into the invariant manifolds technique for space trajectories design
12:15 - 13:00
Sven Erb ESA / ESTEC
eNLP: application-centric NLP-based optimization in the aerospace market
13:00 - 14:15
Lunch
14:15 - 15:00
Walter Fichter University of Stuttgart
Path planning for fixed-wing uavs with small onboard computers
15:00 - 15:45
Fabien Mangeant Eads Astrium, Suresnes
Application of global sensivity analysis techniques to the design of a controller
15:45 - 16:30
Angel Jorba University of Barcelona
Invariant manifolds for the station keeping of solar sails
16:30 - 17:00
Coffee Break
17:00 - 17:45
Thierry Dargent Thales Alenia Space
Attitude & orbit control technique and optimal control in trajectory optimization at thales alenia space
17:45 - 18:30
Emmanuel Trélat University of Orleans
Continuation from a flat to a round earth model in the coplanar orbit transfer problem