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Technology Engineering and Management in Aviation

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As computer and information systems technology advances, industries such as aviation stand to benefit from the overwhelming new advances in hardware, software, and best practices.Technology Engineering and Management in Aviation: Advancements and Discoveries details the essential new developments in technology and management in the aviation industry. Specific and important advances in navigation, air traffic control, and environmental impact all make their way into this volume, which also focuses on management policies keeping up with new technology. This volume is a vital reference for practitioners, management, students, and all those interested in the field of aviation.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright Page
  4. Editorial Advisory Board and List of Reviewers
    1. EDITORIAL ADVISORY BOARD
  5. Preface
  6. Chapter 1: Aviation Industry and Environment Crisis
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION AND BACKGROUND
    3. AVIATION: DEVELOPMENT AND IMPROVEMENT
    4. ENVIRONMENTAL CRISIS
    5. CONCLUDING REMARKS
    6. RECOMMENDATIONS
    7. Glossary, Acronyms and Abbreviations
  7. Chapter 2: Emission Assessment of Aviation
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. PREVIOUS STUDIES
    4. JET ENGINE EMISSIONS
    5. MITIGATION STRATEGIES
    6. CLOSING REMARKS
    7. Appendix
  8. Chapter 3: Aircraft Development and Design
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. MAIN FOCUS OF THE CHAPTER
    5. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
  9. Chapter 4: Managing Human Factors in the Development of Fighter Aircraft
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. THE DOMAIN OF FIGHTER AIRCRAFT DEVELOPMENT
    4. DESIGNING FOR WHAT IS SPECIAL
    5. HUMAN FACTORS
    6. MANAGING HUMAN FACTORS IN DEVELOPMENT
    7. CONCLUSION
  10. Chapter 5: State-Of-The-Art Real-Time Jet Fuel Quality Measurement
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. CONCLUSION
  11. Chapter 6: Design and Optimization of Defense Hole System for Uniaxially Loaded Laminates
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. PHYSICAL MODEL
    4. FINITE ELEMENT MODEL
    5. MODEL VERIFICATION
    6. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    7. CONCLUSION
  12. Chapter 7: Design and Optimization of Defense Hole System for Hybrid Loaded Laminates
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. PHYSICAL MODEL
    4. FINITE ELEMENT MODEL
    5. MODEL VERIFICATION
    6. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    7. CONCLUSION
  13. Chapter 8: Design and Optimization of Defense Hole System for Shear Loaded Laminates
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. PHYSICAL MODEL
    4. FINITE ELEMENT MODEL
    5. MODEL VERIFICATION
    6. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    7. CONCLUSION
  14. Chapter 9: Effect of Core Thickness on Load Carrying Capacity of Sandwich Panel Behavior Beyond Yield Limit
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. PHYSICAL MODEL
    4. FINITE ELEMENT MODEL
    5. RESULTS AND DISCUSSION
    6. CONCLUSION
  15. Chapter 10: Next Generation Surveillance Technology for Airport and ATC Operations
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. THE ECONOMIC AND TECHNICAL ENVIRONMENT FOR NEXTGENERATION SURVEILLANCE
    4. ISSUES, CONTROVERSIES, PROBLEMS
    5. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    6. FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTIONS
    7. CONCLUSION
  16. Chapter 11: The Evaluation of Wireless Communication Devices
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. DISCREET WIRELESS COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES
    4. A NEW GENERATION OF AIRCRAFT
    5. CONCLUSION
  17. Chapter 12: Terrorist Attacks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. THE GOAL OF TERRORIST CELLS
    5. ISSUES: TYPES OF POTENTIAL ATTACKS
    6. THE EMERGENCY INCIDENT AND COMMAND CENTER PLAN
    7. SECURITY PLANNING
    8. SOLUTIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS
    9. CONCLUSION
  18. Chapter 13: EPlanAirport
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. CONTEXT: AIRPORT PLANNING AND AIR TRAFFIC MANAGEMENT
    4. SPADE: EXAMPLE OF AN AIRPORT SIMULATION PLATFORM
    5. SPADE: PLATFORM ARCHITECTURE
    6. EPLANAIRPORT: GOALS OF THE TOOL
    7. EPLANAIRPORT: USER INTERFACE DESCRIPTION
    8. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSION
  19. Chapter 14: Improved Airport Enterprise Service Bus with Self-Healing Architecture (IAESB-SH)
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. RELATED WORK
    4. REQUIREMENTS OF THE AIRPORT ENTERPRISE SERVICE BUS WITH SELF-HEALING ARCHITECTURE
    5. AIRPORT ENTERPRISE SERVICE BUS WITH SELF-HEALING ARCHITECTURE
    6. SELF-HEALING AGENT
    7. VIRTUAL WEB SERVICE CONNECTOR
    8. CONCLUSION
  20. Chapter 15: The Aviation Operational Environment
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. FOREWORD
    3. INTRODUCTION
    4. BACKGROUND
    5. PROBLEMS, CONTROVERSERIES AND SOLUTIONS
    6. FLIGHTCREW TRAINING, USE OF FLIGHT SIMULATORS (FS), AQP AND LOFT
    7. MAXIMIZING LOFT CAPABILITY: USING MPM AND ODM LOFT DESIGN LOFT AND EVALUATING FLIGHTCREW PERFORMANCE
    8. ACCIDENTS, INVESTIGATIONS AND IMPACT ON FLIGHT SAFETY
    9. A BREAKTHROUGH: DEVELOPMENT AND USE OF AN COOPERATIVE AIR-GROUND, DECISION MAKING TOOL: THE AUTOMATED RISK MANAGEMENT DISPLAY (ARMD)
    10. FUTURE RESEARCH
    11. SUMMARY
    12. ADDITIONAL READING
  21. Chapter 16: Augmentation Systems
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. THE LOCAL AREA AUGMENTATION SYSTEM (LAAS)
    4. THE EUROPEAN GEOSTATIONARY NAVIGATION OVERLAY SERVICE (EGNOS)
    5. FUTURE DIRECTIONS
    6. CONCLUSION
  22. Chapter 17: Applying the Certification's Standards to the Simulation Study Steps
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. SM CERTIFICATION
    5. CONFIDENCE GRADE
    6. SIMULATION STUDY STEPS
  23. Chapter 18: Evaluating the Performance of Active Queue Management Using Discrete-Time Analytical Model
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. SOLUTION AND RECOMMENDATION
    5. CONCLUSIONS AND FUTURE RESEARCH DIRECTION
  24. Chapter 19: Knowledge
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. LITERATURE REVIEW
    4. THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN ONTOLOGY, KNOWLEDGE, AND SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT
    5. DEFINING KNOWLEDGE: THE WH LAYERS
    6. EXAMPLE ON THE USE OF THE ‘WH’ APPROACH
    7. CONCLUSIONS AND FUTURE WORK
  25. Chapter 20: Virtual Reality in Architecture, in Engineering and Beyond
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. VIRTUAL REALITY IN ARCHITECTURE
    4. VIRTUAL REALITY IN ENGINEERING
    5. CONCLUSIONS AND FUTURE TRENDS
  26. Chapter 21: Effects of Packet-Loss and Long Delay Cycles on the Performance of the TCP Protocol in Wireless Networks
    1. ABSTRACT
    2. INTRODUCTION
    3. BACKGROUND
    4. MODELING OF TCP
    5. THE PFTK MODEL
    6. IMPLEMENTATION
    7. RESULTS AND DISCUSSIONS
    8. CONCLUSION
  27. Compilation of References
  28. About the Contributors