Wonders of the jet engine: The science and art behind turbo-jet design - Dr Shahrokh Shahpar [PUBLIC LECTURE]

We are going to have a public lecture delivered by Dr Shahrokh Shahpar, Rolls-Royce Associate Fellow in Aerothermal Design Systems.

Date & Time: 18:00-19:00, Tuesday 4th of June 2019
Venue: Sir Charles Wilson Building

 


Abstract

This lecture delivers a basic introduction to the Turbo-Jet Engine and about what makes it challenging to design and optimise. Examples are taken from various current, modern Rolls-Royce jet engines components as well as some future concepts. The lecture will also provide some historical perspective of Rolls-Royce engines from early days of piston engine into the jet-age of airlines today.

If you would like to attend, please register via the Eventbrite link below. More details about the speaker and lecture are also available at this link. 

First published: 15 May 2019