On Sept 15, the 5thInternational Symposium on Jet Propulsion and Power Engineering was held at Beihang University, hosted by BUAA CICAAE, co-hosted by Beihang University,RWTH AachenandImperial College London. The theme of the symposium is to honor the new achievements on jet propulsion and power engineering and create a stage for the industry to exchange ideas.
The four-day conference witnessed experts and teachers fromOhio StateUniversity, Purdue University, UC Berkeley, RWTH Aachen,Imperial College London ,Oxford, Cambridge, Tsinghua University, Peking University, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology , Beihang University, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Xi’an Jiaotong University and Nanjing Aeronautics and Astronautics University discussing the topics such as propeller design and control; structure strength, vibration and reliability; heat and mass transfer; reacting flows and combustion; turbomachinery, internal flow and noise.
NPU delegation, led by the dean of School of Power and Energy, Prof. He Guoqiang, includes teachers and students of the School. They delivered reports in the conference and pointed out the challenges and opportunities we are now facing in this area.