SAFRAN HELICOPTER ENGINES



Participant Legal Name

SAFRAN HELICOPTER ENGINES

Project Acronym

SAFRAN HELICOPTER ENGINES

Website

Location

Bordes, France

Organization activites

Safran Helicopters Engines is a member of the Propulsion branch of the SAFRAN Group, leading supplier of systems and equipment for the Aerospace, Defense and Security markets. Comprising a number of companies with prestigious brand names, the Safran Group holds, alone or in partnership, world or European leadership positions in its markets

Safran Helicopters Engines is the world leader in the design, production, sale and support of gas turbines for helicopters. It also produces turbines for trainer and support. As the leading manufacturer of helicopter engines, Safran Helicopters Engines offers the world’s most comprehensive range of engines, strong co operations with customers and closest customer service proximity.

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