• Airports' connective role in megaregions 

      Katz, Donald Samuel (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-18)
      The megaregion spatial form has grown in prominence in recent years in planning thought, but the relationship between megaregions and the aviation sector is rather untouched in research. The purpose of this study is to ...
    • Development of a multimodal transportation planning tool 

      Dixon, Karen K. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2000)
    • Flying on Hydrogen 

      Georgia Tech Research Institute (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-05)
      Georgia Tech researchers have led the development of what is believed to be the largest unmanned aircraft to fly using a compressed hydrogen fuel cell. A 500 watt fuel cell system powers the aircraft, which has a 22-foot ...
    • An integrative assessment of the commercial air transportation system via adaptive agents 

      Lim, Choon Giap (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-11-17)
      The overarching research objective is to address the tightly-coupled interactions between the demand-side and supply-side components of the United States Commercial Air Transportation System (CATS) in a time-variant ...
    • Landing in Low Visibility 

      Georgia Tech Research Institute (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-05)
      GTRI researchers are investigating the use of millimeter-wave imaging radars that would allow aircraft crews to see the runway even in zero-visibility. Combining the technology with other sensors could help aircraft ...
    • Model-based metrics of human-automation function allocation in complex work environments 

      Kim, So Young (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-07-08)
      Function allocation is the design decision which assigns work functions to all agents in a team, both human and automated. Efforts to guide function allocation systematically has been studied in many fields such as ...
    • Modeling, design and energy management of fuel cell systems for aircraft 

      Bradley, Thomas Heenan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-08-07)
      Fuel cell powered aircraft have been of long term interest to the aviation community because of their potential for improved performance and environmental compatibility. Only recently have improvements in the technological ...
    • On the control of airport departure operations. 

      Burgain, Pierrick Antoine (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2010-11-15)
      This thesis is focused on airport departure operations; its objective is to assign a value to surface surveillance information within a collaborative framework. The research develops a cooperative concept that improves ...
    • Reducing Aircraft Noise 

      Georgia Tech Research Institute (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-04)
      GTRI researchers are hard at work fi nding new ways to make aviation quieter. From exploring new uses for helicopter transportation to leading the development of next generation air vehicles, GTRI is helping to streamline ...