Electrifying the Aviation Industry - Article - Dimensions - Spring 2018

The University of Nottingham has assembled the world’s largest research group in power electronics and controls for aviation — and is a global leader in the development of the more electric aircraft. As Director of the University’s Institute for Aerospace Technology, Hervé Morvan has a unique perspective on the engineering and business challenges involved in achieving this vision. Recently, Dimensions spoke with Morvan about the ongoing efforts to electrify traditional aircraft designs for lower environmental impact and greater energy efficiency.