Aerospace Science for Sustainable Engineering and Technology

Research Output

2014

Applied tracking control for kite power systems

Jehle, CP. & Schmehl, R., 2014, In : Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics: devoted to the technology of dynamics and control. 37, 4, p. 1211-1222 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
49 Citations (Scopus)

A study on the optics of copper indium gallium (di)selenide (CIGS) solar cells with ultra-thin absorber layers

Xu, M., Wachters, AJH., van Deelen, J., Mourad, MCD. & Buskens, PJP., 2014, In : Optics Express. 22, S2, p. 425-437 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

9 Citations (Scopus)

Determination of Inner and Outer Bounds of Reachable Sets Through Subpavings

Rego, F., De Weerdt, E., van Oort, ER., van Kampen, EJ., Chu, QP. & Pascoal Dos Santos, AM., 2014, In : Mathematics in Computer Science. 8, 3-4, p. 425-442 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Improving the efficiency of copper indium gallium (di-)selenide (cigs) solar cells through integration of a moth-eye textured resist with a refractive index similar to aluminum doped zinc oxide.

Burghoorn, M., Kniknie, B., van Deelen, J., Xu, M., Vroon, Z., Ee, R. & van de Belt, R., 2014, In : AIP Advances. 4, 12, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
6 Citations (Scopus)
2013

Aeroelastic simulation of flexible membrane wings based on multibody system dynamics

Breukels, J., Schmehl, R. & Ockels, WJ., 2013, Airborne wind energy. Ahrens, U., Moritz, D. & Schmehl, R. (eds.). Berlin-Heidelberg: Springer, p. 287-305 618 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Open Access
15 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Tracking control with adaption of kites

Baayen, JH. & Ockels, WJ., 2012, In : IET Control Theory and Applications. 6, 2, p. 182-191 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
60 Citations (Scopus)

Using the engineering design cycle to develop integrated project based learning in aerospace engineering

Saunders-Smits, GN., Roling, PC., Brugemann, VP., Timmer, WA. & Melkert, JA., 2012, EE2012, International Conference on Innovation, Practice and Research in Engineering Education. s.n. (ed.). Coventry, UK: SEFI, p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)
2011

An Engineering Methodology for Kite Design

Breukels, J., 2011, s.l.: s.n.. 259 p.

Research output: ThesisDissertation (TU Delft)

Beschrijving camera-installatie op de PH-LAB, NLR-CR-2011-587

Melkert, JA., 2011, Huizen: Het Goede Boek. 270 p.

Research output: Book/ReportReportProfessional

Delft Aerospace Design Project 2010

Bruggemann, V., Melkert, JA., Mooij, E., Saunders-Smits, GN., Snellen, M. & Timmer, WA., 2011, Huizen: Het Goede Boek. 270 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientific

Delft Aerospace Design Project 2011

Brugemann, VP., Melkert, JA., Mooij, E., Saunders-Smits, GN., Snellen, M. & Timmer, WA., 2011, Huizen: Het Goede Boek. 362 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBookScientific

Die Kraft des Drachens

Schmehl, R., 2011, In : Erneuerbare Energien. 2011, 8, p. 64-69 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleProfessional

Effect of cruise altitude and alternative aviation fuels on radiative forcing

Snijders, TA. & Melkert, JA., 2011, conference proceedings. Stern, T. (ed.). American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Efficiency of kite power systems in pumping operation

Fechner, U., van der Vlugt, R., Schmehl, R. & Ockels, WJ., 2011, p. 167-167. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractScientific

Emissions testing on Gas-to-Liquid Kerosene blends

Snijders, TA. & Melkert, JA., 2011, Conference proceedings. R., C. (ed.). Delft: Delft University of Technology, p. 1-9 9 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Evaluation of safety, performance and emissions of synthetic fuel blends in a Cessna Citation

Snijders, TA. & Melkert, JA., 2011, Conference proceeedings. Dominique Collin (ed.). geen: l'Association Aeronautique et Astronautique de France, p. 1-6 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Flight Dynamics and Stability of a Tethered Inflatable Kiteplane

Terink, EJ., Breukels, J., Schmehl, R. & Ockels, WJ., 2011, In : Journal of Aircraft: devoted to aeronautical science and technology. 48, 2, p. 503-513 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

46 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of fuel composition on emissions and performance of GTL kerosene blends in a Cessna Citation II

Snijders, TA., Melkert, JA., Bogers, PF., Bauldreay, J., Wahl, CRM. & Kapernaum, MG., 2011, conference proceedings. Shirley Bradicich (ed.). IASH - International Association for Stability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels, Inc., p. 1-24 24 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Innovative Grading for Design Exercises - A case study from Aerospace Engineering

Smits, GN. & Melkert, JA., 2011, Diversity and Unity. Proceedings of IASDR2011. Roozenburg, NFM., Chen, LL. & Stappers, PJ. (eds.). Delft: Delft University of Technology, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Kite power technology

Schmehl, R., 2011, In : Windnieuws. 2011, 4, p. 22-24 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientific

Model comparison for angle droplet fragmentation under varying accelerations

Bartz, F-O., Schmehl, R., Koch, R., Bauer, H-J. & Sojka, PE., 2011, Proceedings of the 24th ILASS Europe. Costa, M., Moita, A. S. & Oliveira-Panao, M. R. (eds.). Estoril, Portugal: ILASS Europe, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Modeling Kite Flight Dynamics Using a Multibody Reduction Approach

de Groot, SGC., Breukels, J., Schmehl, R. & Ockels, WJ., 2011, In : Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics: devoted to the technology of dynamics and control. 34, 6, p. 1671-1682 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

20 Citations (Scopus)

Performance and Stability of Inflatable Tube Kites

van der Vlugt, R., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterProfessional

Tethers in Space, A Propellantless Propulsion In-Orbit Demonstration

Kruijff, M., 2011, Oisterwijk, Nederland: Boxpress.bv/Proefschriftmaken.nl. 431 p.

Research output: ThesisDissertation (TU Delft)

2010

An extension of dynamic droplet deformation models to secondary atomization

Bartz, F-O., Schmehl, R., Koch, R. & Bauer, H-J., 2010, Proceedings of ILASS - Europe 2010. Forman, M. (ed.). Brno, Czech Republic: Brno University of Technology, p. 1-14 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

A sustainable energy supply model applied to an industrial fishery in Laayoune, West Sahara

Setzpfand, MTPHC., Ockels, WJ. & Melkert, JA., 2010, p. 244-244. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractScientific

A sustainable energy supply model applied to an industrial fishery in Laayoune, West Sahara

Setzpfand, MTPHC., Ockels, WJ. & Melkert, JA., 2010, IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. s.n. (ed.). Cernobbio, Italy: Springer, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Bio jet fuel from macro algae

te Raa, HR., 2010, Delft.

Research output: ThesisDissertation (external)

Climber motion optimization for the tethered space elevator

Williams, PD. & Ockels, WJ., 2010, In : Acta Astronautica. 66, 9-10, p. 1458-1467 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

22 Citations (Scopus)

Conceptual design of the FAST-D formation flying spacecraft

Maessen, DC., Guo, J., Gill, EKA., Gunter, BC., Chu, QP., Bakker, T., Laan, E., Moon, S., Kruijff, M. & Zheng, GT., 2010, Small satellite missions for earth observation. Sandau, R., Roeser, H-P. & Valenzuela, A. (eds.). Berlin: Springer, p. 155-164 455 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeChapterScientific

Electrodynamic tethers under forced-current variations part 1: Periodic solutions for tether librations

Williams, PD., 2010, In : Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets: devoted to astronautical science and technology. 47, 2, p. 308-319 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

11 Citations (Scopus)

Electrodynamic tethers under forced-current variations part 2: Flexible-tether estimation and control

Williams, PD., 2010, In : Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets: devoted to astronautical science and technology. 47, 2, p. 320-333 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

10 Citations (Scopus)

Modelling the dynamics of an arc-shaped kite for control law

de Groot, SGC., 2010, Delft.

Research output: ThesisDissertation (external)

Optimal control of electrodynamic tether orbit transfers using timescale separation

Williams, PD., 2010, In : Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics: devoted to the technology of dynamics and control. 33, 1, p. 88-98 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

29 Citations (Scopus)

Tether capture and momentum exchange from hyperbolic orbits

Williams, PD., 2010, In : Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets: devoted to astronautical science and technology. 47, 1, p. 205-209 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

14 Citations (Scopus)

The Second Young Engineers' Satelite: Innovative Technology through Education

Hironori, A., Kruijff, M., van der Heide, EJ., Watanabe, T. & Ockels, WJ., 2010, In : Japan Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences. Transactions. 8, Tg, p. 11-17 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

2009

Assessment of innovative transport concepts using cost-benefit analysis

Melkert, JA. & van Wee, GP., 2009, In : Transportation Planning and Technology. 32, 6, p. 545-571 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Data Analysis of a Tethered SpaceMail Experiment

Kruijff, M., van der Heide, EJ. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, In : Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets: devoted to astronautical science and technology. 46, 6, p. 1272-1287 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

16 Citations (Scopus)

Design, comfort and safety of the interiors of the Superbus

Terzi, A., Ozcelik, D. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, Proceedings of SAE World Congress 2009. SAE International (ed.). s.l.: SAE International, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

Design challenges and potentials of HTS synchronous motor for Superbus

Ani, SO., Polinder, H., Ferreira, JA. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, Proceedings IEEE International Electric Machines and Drives Conference, 2009. IEMDC '09. s.n. (ed.). Piscataway: IEEE Society, p. 399-404 6 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

Open Access

Manufacturing of the composite chasis of the Superbus and assembly strategy

Terzi, A. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, Proceedings of SAE World Congress 2009. SAE International (ed.). s.l.: SAE International, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

Material selection and joining methods for the purpose of a high-altitude inflatable kite

Verheul, RF., Breukels, J. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, AIAA conference proceedings. s.n. (ed.). American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), p. 1-13 13 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

Performance Assessment of PV-powered Boats during the Eleven-Cities Frisian Solar Challenge, (paper 3BV.2.55)

van Weperen, A., Melkert, JA., Bloem, J. J. & Zaaiman, W., 2009, p. 1-1. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstractScientific

Performance effects from alternative jet fuels

Snijders, TA., Melkert, JA. & Bogers, PF., 2009, Conference proceedings. s.n. (ed.). Aken, Duitsland: Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Luft- und Raumfahrt, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

Recent Progress in Synthetic Fuels Development for Aviation

Bauldreay, J., Bogers, PF., Snijders, TA. & Melkert, JA., 2009, Proceedings of 11th International Conference on Satability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels. s.n. (ed.). Praag, Tsjechie: Intenational Association for Stability, Handling and Use of Liquid Fuels, p. 1-8 8 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

2 Citations (Scopus)

Superbus: a novel concept for safe, fast and sustainable mobility

Terzi, A., Melkert, JA. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, Proceedings of SAE World Congress 2009. SAE International (ed.). s.l.: SAE International, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

Superbus suspension system and initial correlation between vehicle dynamic simulations and testing results

Terzi, A., van Herk, SWL. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, Proceedings SAE World Congress 2009. SAE International (ed.). s.l.: SAE International, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

The second Young Engineer's Satelite: Innovative Technology through Education

Fujii, H. A., Kruijff, M., van der Heide, EJ. & Ockels, WJ., 2009, ISTS Web Paper Archives. s.n. (ed.). Tokyo, Japan: ISTS secretariat, p. 1-7 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientific

2008

Analysis of complex inflatable stuctures using a multi-body dynamics approach

Breukels, J. & Ockels, WJ., 2008, Proceedings of the 49th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference. s.n. (ed.). Schaumburg, IL, USA: American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc. (AIAA), p. 1-10 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Analysis of lateral dynamics and ride performance of the Superbus

van Herk, SWL., Terzi, A. & Ockels, WJ., 2008, Vehicle dynamics and simulation and tire and wheel technology, 2008. s.n. (ed.). Detroit, USA: SAE International, p. 1-5 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Conference proceedings/Edited volumeConference contributionScientificpeer-review