University of Technology

7-11 September



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500 Seats


We hope to see you at the next CEAS Air and Space Conference in 2017 (Bucharest, Ro), being organized by the Romanian Air and Space Society AAAR!

A photographic impression of the conference can be found


Netherlands Association of Aeronautical Engineers NVvL Anthony Fokkerweg 2
1059 CM Amsterdam
The Netherlands

Local Organizing Committee

Fred Abbink (Chairman) NVvL
Christophe Hermans German-Dutch Wind Tunnels DNW
Piet Kluit NVvL
Joris Melkert Delft University of Technology TUD
Ricky Curran Delft University of Technology TUD
Gianfranco La Rocca Delft University of Technology TUD (EWADE)
Siggi Pokörn German-Dutch Wind Tunnels DNW
Ineke Boneschansker Delft University of Technology TUD
Corry van der Drift Delft University of Technology TUD
Anouk Scholtes VSV Leonardo da Vinci

International Program Committee

Christophe Hermans, DNW, CEAS branch chair aeronautics, NL
Ali Zolghadri, Université de Bordeaux, F
Björn Nagel, DLR, Ge
Bob Mulder, TUD, NL
Boguslaw Dolega, Rzeszow University of Technology, Pl
Coen de Visser, TUD, NL
David Marshall, RAeS, UK
Dieter Scholz, HAW Hamburg, G
Dirk van Os, Fokker Technologies, NL
Edmund Williams, ESA, NL
Erik-Jan van Kampen, TUD, NL
Florian Holzapfel, Technische Universität München, G
Franco Persiani, University of Bologna, I
Frank Beuskens , RVO, NL
Georg Eitelberg, DNW / TUD, NL
Gérard Brachet, Air and Space Academy, AAE, F
Gianfranco La Rocca, TUD, NL
Hector Climent, Airbus Defence and Space, Sp
Hester Bijl, TUD, NL
Janusz Narkiewicz, Warsaw University of Technology, Pl
Jean Marc Bousquet, ONERA, F
Jonathan Cooper, University of Bristol, UK
Joost Hakkaart, NLR, NL
Joris Melkert, TUD, NL
José Longo, ESA, NL
Klausdieter Pahlke, DLR, G
Leo Veldhuis, TUD, NL
Luisa Innocenti , ESA, NL
Mark J. Balas, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, USA
Max Mulder, TUD, NL
Panu Maijala, VTT, Fi
Patrick Fabiani, Institut Supérieur de l’Aéronautique et de l’Espace, F
Peter Schmollgruber, ONERA, F
Petter Krus, Linköping University, Sw
Philipp Krämer, Airbus Helicopters, G
Piergiovanni Renzoni, CIRA, I
Ricky Curran , TUD, NL
Robert Luckner , TU Berlin, G
Roberto Camussi, University Roma Tre, I
Rolf Henke , DLR, Ge
Steve Stavrinidis, ESA, NL
Wilhelm Kordulla, ESA, NL

Committee of Recommendation

Drs. G.A.A. Verkerk: Mayor City of Delft
Drs. D.J. van den Berg: President Executive Board Delft University of Technology
LtGen. A. Schnitger: Commander of the Royal Netherlands Air Force
Ir. M.A.G. Peters: CEO National Aerospace Laboratory NLR
Dr. J.A. Nijhuis RA: President & CEO Schiphol Group
Ir. A.  de Jong: CEO Airbus Defence and Space Netherlands
Dr. F. Ongaro: Director TEC & head ESA-ESTEC

Instructions to authors

Here you will find guidelines for paper writing and submission. Papers fully cleared for publication and presentation should be submitted in electronic format by 1 July 2015. The paper clearance / copyright form can be downloaded here.

Open Access Policy

Papers shall be unclassified for public release and be cleared by the appropriate company and/or government agency if necessary.

CEAS 2015 best papers, after having passed the CEAS review process of Springer, will be published (no open access) in the CEAS Aeronautical Journal or CEAS Space Journal.

CEAS journals

All papers accepted for presentation at the CEAS Air & Space conference 2015 will be published and distributed in electronic form, a.o.  to delegates on a USB-stick. CEAS 2015 proceedings will be published according to the Open Access Spectrum OAS standards ( They will appear Open Access (for free download and with readership rights) on the CEAS website. The upload of the papers to the website will be carried out not earlier than six months after the conference date.

Reuse rights of the paper are defined as CC BY as indicated on the papers as “This work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution International License (CC BY)”. This means that readers are free to share and adapt the paper under the condition that they give appropriate credit to the authors (

All proprietary rights, as well as the copyright in and to the paper  in all forms and media, will remain with the authors. This will be expressed on the paper with the statement “Copyright © 2015 by author(s)”. Authors can request, at any time, to have the paper removed from the website. This will result in the paper being replaced on the CEAS website by a simple notice stating that the paper (identified by the paper # and the title) has been withdrawn.

Upon request of the author(s) CEAS will post the paper to ZENODO ( The paper will be tagged with metadata and can be found in EU’s OpenAIRE ( other repositories and most likely in Google Scholar. The papers are provided with the identifier DOI ( and are protected by an archival and digital preservation strategy using CERN’s professional data center.


Key dates and deadlines

  • 01 June 2014
  • 15 November 2014
  • 15 February 2015
  • 01 April 2015
  • 01 July 2015
  • 15 July 2015
  • 07 to 11 September 2015
  • 15 October 2015
  • First Announcement and Call for Papers
  • Abstract submission (deadline extended!)
  • Abstract acceptance and notification to authors
  • Preliminary program and registration open
  • Early bird registration deadline.
  • Full paper submission
  • CEAS 2015 Conference
  • Proceedings published

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