ROLLS-ROYCE PLC



Participant Legal Name

ROLLS-ROYCE PLC

Project Acronym

RRUK

Website

Location

London, United Kingdom

Organization activites

Rolls–Royce PLC is a company operating in four growth markets – civil aerospace, defence aerospace, marine and energy. It is a global company investing in technology and capability that can be exploited in each of these sectors to create a competitive range of products. Its core gas turbine technology has created one of the broadest product ranges of these sectors to create a competitive range of products. Its core gas turbine technology has created one of the broadest product ranges of aero-engines in the world, with 54,000 gas turbine in service with 500 airlines, 4,000 corporate and utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces and more that 2,000 marine customers, including 50 navies. Rolls Royce employs around 38,000 people worldwide, including 23,500 in the UK, 5,000 in the rest of Europe and 8,000 in North America.

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