AIAA Aviation Forum

13 June, 2023 3:30 pm

About this event

Hydrogen: Fuel of the Future
1530–1700 hrs | Grand Hall A-C
The industry commitment to net zero 2050 comes with many challenges, not least of which is finding fuels that provide energy density comparable to current aviation fuels. Hydrogen has many of the characteristics required but comes with another set of challenges and benefits. Industry advocates will address the challenges and their vision of hydrogen as a fuel for the next generation of aviation.

LEAD-IN PRESENTATION—Technological Innovations
Driving a Hydrogen-Electric Aviation Future

SPEAKERS: Phillip J. Ansell, Assistant Professor and Allen Ormsbee Faculty Fellow, Department of Aerospace Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
MODERATOR: Scott Cary, Ports and Airports Project Manager, National Renewable Energy Laboratory

Naomi Allen, Senior Technologist: Whole Aircraft, Aerospace Technology Institute
Chris Gilmore, Head of Advanced Concepts, Universal Hydrogen
Josef Kallo, Founder and CEO, H2Fly
Valery Miftakhov, Founder & CEO, ZeroAvia

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