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Summer 2014 European Energy Innovation


Towards greener regional aircraft

The Fluids, Vibration & all the framework programmes Europe, namely the Clean Sky
Acoustics Research and to date has been involved Joint Technology Initiative.
Group in the School of in 18 European research Clean Sky’s mission is to develop
Engineering in Trinity projects relating to aircraft noise breakthrough technologies
College Dublin has pioneered reduction. to significantly increase the
research for many years in environmental performance of
modelling and analysis of flow/ Most recently the group has aircraft and air transportation,
structure interaction including become involved in the most resulting in quieter and more fuel
aeroacoustics and vibroacoustics. ambitious aeronautical research efficient aircraft, hence making
The group has participated in programme ever launched in a key contribution to achieving

Members of the WENEMOR consortium with Project Officer Andrzej Podsadowski (Clean Sky) and Topic Manager
Massimiliano Di Giulio (Alenia Aermacchi)
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