ROLLS-ROYCE DEUTSCHLAND LTD & CO KG



Participant Legal Name

ROLLS-ROYCE DEUTSCHLAND LTD & CO KG

Project Acronym

RRD

Website

Location

Blankenfelde-Mahlow, Germany

Organization activites

Rolls-Royce Deutschland is part of the Rolls-Royce Aerospace Group and is responsible for the design, development and manufacture of aero-engines in the thrust range from 13,000 to 40,000 lbf. In 2008 RRD’s revenue was ~ 1.1 billion €, the order book stood at over 3.9 billion €, had more than 3,000 employees and delivered 478 engines.

Involved in

WP1 : MANAGEMENT AND COORDINATION

Task 1.1: Strategic decision making and project governance
Task 1.2: Scientific Coordination and technical review
Task 1.3: Project management and administration

WP2 : Validated tools for accurate PSD soot prediction

Task 2.1: Experiments correlated to soot formation
Task 2.2: Comprehension of phenomena related to soot formation and oxidation - detailed sub models
Task 2.3: Soot modelling for numerical simulations of turbulent flames
Task 2.4: Model validation and application

WP3 : Reliable cooling design for durable combustors

Task 3.1: Near-wall region improved description
Task 3.2: Understanding of heat transfer and cooling

WP4 : Innovative applications

Task 4.1: Combustor optimization for soot reduction
Task 4.2: Innovative low emission injection systems and thermal optimization of the combustor

WP5 : Dissemination and Exploitation

Task 5.1: Development of dissemination & communication plan
Task 5.2: Dissemination & communication
Task 5.3: Exploitation Planning
Task 5.4: IP Management
Task 5.5: Interaction with Regulatory networks