Contact Dr Alexander Heidebrecht

Areas of expertise

  • Aircraft Design
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Gas Turbines & Propulsion


  • Preliminary Aircraft design
  • CFD (RANS methods) for: 
    • Analysis and design of transport aircraft
    • Determination of wind tunnel intereference (transonic, slotted-wall)
    • Design of wind tunnel model support
    • Flow in a thrust reverser
    • Design of low-speed wind tunnel.
  • Technical and aerodynamic design of a teaching wind tunnel.

Current activities

  • Engine integration in preliminary design stage.


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Conference Papers