Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "aviation"
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Effectiveness of adaptive flight planning in the occurrence of total loss of thrust due to bird strike (2015-06-30)As of today, more than 96 percent of air travelers are transported on twin-engine jets. Although contemporary twin-engine jets are more reliable and efficient than yesterday’s three- and four-engine jets, they have reduced ...
(2014-05-30)This thesis proposes a method for recognizing land use trends and ecological resources relevant to bird migration and endangered species conservation efforts. From the scale and perspective of avian flight, and through my ...
(2010-05-19)A future air traffic management system capable of rerouting aircraft trajectories in real-time in response to transient and evolving events would result in increased aircraft efficiency, better utilization of the airspace, ...
(2019-04-08)This work examined the physicochemical properties of aviation fuels and their impact on combustion performance in relevant applications for existing and emerging engine architecture with a particular focus on next generation ...