ATCES Speakers

ATCES 2020 Speaker


Prof. Ian McAndrew (Keynote Speaker)
Capitol Technology University, USA

Speech title: Communications systems and needs in aerospace engineering as unmanned becomes the norm
Biography: Prof. Ian R. McAndrew PhD is a mechanical engineer that has worked in education for over 28 years. His teaching and research has been globally, starting in London and now with Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. He has taught in over 20 countries and published with many academics from all over the world. He has 5 degrees, also a qualified Electrical engineer and FRAeS. He has supervised over 30 PhDs and has 55 peer reviewed publications. His current research is in aerodynamics and low speed flight. He is a keen supporter of conferences as this is where junior researchers can develop their skills for a life in research. He is frequently invited to deliver Keynote speeches and is the Chair of several International Conferences. Additionally, he is the editor or assistant editor in chief of several International Journals.

Prof. Anatolii Kretov (Keynote Speaker)
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China

Speech Title: On Structural Optimization and Its Features for the Structures with High Temperature
Biography: Anatolii Kretov Doctor Eng.Sc. (1999), professor (2002). He graduated from the Kazan Aviation Institute (Kazan national research technical University named after A. N. Tupolev-KAI). A. Kretov has research experience with the Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TSAGI) and with the Public Joint Stock company "Tupolev". Since 2015, A. Kretov has been a Professor at the Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics. His area of expertise is the design of high-speed aircraft and structures, as well as weight designing. He is the author of 80 articles and co-author of two books.

Prof. Graham J F Hunt (Keynote Speaker)
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA

Speech Title: Building a post COVID-19 Aviation Industry
Biography: Graham Hunt started his professional career in the New Zealand Air Force and was honoured to be awarded a Defence Scholarship to undertake a Ph.D. in the United States.  After completing his time in the Air Force Professor Hunt was invited to take up an appointment at Massey University in New Zealand. His growing focus at the university was on how to create professional aviation as a university-based discipline, especially involving the development of airline pilots, maintenance engineers and aviation managers. The Vice-Chancellor of the day was intrigued with his ideas and eventually agreed with the concept.  The achievement was a first in Australia or New Zealand. He became founding professor and Dean of the School of Aviation at Massey University (1990-2004). more

Prof. Dmytro Tiniakov (Keynote Speaker)
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China

Speech Title: Information Analysis Of Modifications To Increase Fuel Efficiency In Regional Passenger Jets
Biography: Dmytro V. TINIAKOV has completed his PhD at the age of 37 years at the National Aerospace University of Ukraine, Kharkov. He worked the Associate Professor of Airplane and Helicopter Design Department. He was: 1st Vice-dean of the Aircraft Engineering faculty, Head of the Pre-university Learning Department, Communicate Manager with State Company ANTONOV, Invited Professor in State Company ANTONOV. Prof. Dmytro Tiniakov is Vice-Winner as the best lecturer in special engineering courses of the University in 2013 competition "IKAR KhAI", National aerospace university.
Now He operates the Associate Professor of Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the Civil Aviation College. He is Invited Professor in the Sichuan University. He has published approximate 29 papers in reputed journals, 27 conference abstracts, 1 patent, coauthor of 9 books in Ukraine and in China. He was 2 times the Keynote speaker in International Conferences. Also, He participated in 1 State research project in Ukraine and some Province projects in China. The main research direction is rational designing of the transport category aircraft.

Prof. Tetiana Solianyk (Invited Speaker)
National Aerospace University “Kharkiv Aviation Institute”, Ukraine

Speech Title: Distinctive features of the approach to determine aircraft aerodynamic characteristics in subsonic wind tunnels
Biograpgy: Tetiana M. SOLIANYK completed her PhD at the age of 29 years at the National Aerospace University “Kharkiv Aviation Institute”, Kharkiv, Ukraine. She also obtained the title of assistant professor in 2019 and got FCE B2 level certificate in English. She was Vice-dean of the Aircraft Control Systems Faculty, Head of the Pre-university Learning Department. Now she works as the Associate Professor of Aerohydrodynamics Department of Aircraft Design faculty. She is one of the Communicate Manager between Aerohydrodynamics department and foreign delegations from different universities and countries. She has published approximate 30 papers in reputed journals, 20 conference abstracts, coauthor of 4 scientific and methodological manuals in Ukraine. She participated in 3 State research projects in Ukraine. The main teaching subjects are Hydraulics; Hydraulic and pneumatic systems; Flight Dynamics. The main research direction is determination of aerodynamic characteristics of aircraft.

Prof. Alexander Kusumov ( Invited Speaker)
Kazan National Research Technical University, Russia

Speech Title: CFD Simulation of Helicopter Rotor Flow Based on Unsteady Actuator Disk Model
Biography: Alexander N. Kusyumov has been working in Kazan National Research Technical University n. a. A.N. Tupolev (KNRTU-KAI, former Kazan Aviation Institution) since 1984. He has completed a PhD in 1989 and Doctor Degree Dissertation in 2004 at KNRTU-KAI. At KNRTU-KAI different time he had appointments as an engineer, head of the aerodynamic laboratory, lecturer of the aerodynamic department. In November 2011 and February 2012 he visited Liverpool University as an honorary fellow of Engineering School and Glasgow University Engineering School in March 2019 as a visiting academic with an Affiliated status.
The current time he has appointment as a Professor of the aerodynamic department of KNRTU-KAI. He has published more 20 papers in reputed journals, 2 patents, author and co-author of 2 books. Also, he participated in several State research projects in the Russian Federation. The main research directions are Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) of a helicopter, including rotor aeroacoustics.

ATCES Past Speakers

Prof. Yury A. Nozhnitskiy

Central Institute of Aviation Motors
(Moscow), Russia

Prof. Anatolii Kretov 

Nanjing University of Astronautics and Aeronautics, China

Dr. Sergey E. Paryshev

The Central Aerohydrodynamic
Institute (TsAGI), Russia

Prof. Ing. Stefan Staudacher

University Stuttgart,

Prof. Alexander M. Mebel

Florida International University, USA

Prof. Muzio M. Gola

Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy

Prof. Xiaowei Tu

Shanghai University, China

Dr. S. A. Channiwala

S. V. National Institute of Technology, Surat

Prof. Tiniakov Dmytro

Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China

Prof. Liyang Shao

SUSTech, China

Dr. Oleksiy “Alex” Chernykh

Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, China
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