Sustainable Energy Seminar: More-Electric or All-Electric Aircraft for a Sustainable Future
Bulent Sarlioglu, Associate Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, UW-Madison
Monday, March 9, 2020
Is it possible to achieve an electrically propelled commercial passenger aircraft using batteries or fuel cells? What about hybrid aircraft? The electrification of aircraft is becoming a hot topic for potential benefits including reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, noise, and the cost of flying. In this seminar, Dr. Sarlioglu gives a review of the current and future trends of the electrification of commercial aviation.