Aerodynamics for aviation and ground transport
Low-speed wind tunnel measurements
Low-speed wind tunnels are situated in main VZLU´s site in Prague-Letňany.
High-speed wind tunnel measurements
Subsonic and supersonic wind tunnels are located in the detached workplace of VZLU in Prague at Palmovka district.
CFD calculations and simulations
For CFD computations we use both in-house codes and commercial software.
Aircraft conceptual design
Complete aerodynamic design and optimization of aircraft of various categories.
Research & development of high lift concepts
Research and development of unconventional "high-lift" concepts of wing mechanization within the framework of international cooperation.
Research on active flow control
Advanced Active Flow Control (AFC) technology can bring a significant increase in aerodynamic efficiency.
Complete computations of aircraft performance and properties based upon geometric data set by the customer.
Aeroelasticity of aircraft structures
Computational and experimental aeroelasticity of aerospace structures, aeroelastic optimisation and model updating, design and development of dynamically similar models and other services.
Development and application of optimization methods
Multi-criterion optimization of aircraft aerodynamic shapes and other industrial applications.
Aerodynamic work for railway industry
Knowledge of aerodynamics is used for the optimization of high-speed trains, the correct identification of railway corridors, for safety analyzes of platforms etc.
Calculations and numerical simulation tools for internal flow in gas turbine engines
Design and use of computational and simulation tools for flow investigations in gas turbine engines.
Measurement and experimental simulation of internal flow in gas turbine engines using wind tunnels and other measurement equipment
We perform measurement and experimental simulation of internal flow in aviation gas turbine engines using wind tunnels and other measurement devices.