29 May 2017 – Nanyang Technological University’s (NTU) Engineering is ranked world no. 4 and the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) is ranked world no. 11 in the latest QS University Subject Ranking.
In the areas of Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing engineering, it is ranked no. 1 in Singapore. It is also the only school in Singapore that offers a full-fledged Aerospace Engineering undergraduate education, in support of the country’s aim of becoming a strategic aerospace hub.
This visit introduced French Aerospace Engineering industrial partners to the numerous research initiatives pursued by and research facilities housed within the School. In particular, visitors were showcased key research thrusts undertaken by the Aerospace Engineering faculties of the School, before being invited to a lab tour of the Composites Centre, Air Traffic Management Research Institute and Aerodynamics Lab.
Thank you all for joining us and a word of special thanks to our speakers and organisers for this informative visit!
- Prof Louis Phee, Chair of School,
- Prof Daniel New, Associate Chair (Students),
- Prof Sunil Joshi, Assistant Chair, Graduate Studies,
- Prof Lye Sun Woh, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, College of Engineering,
- Mr Simon Graber, South East Asia Network Coordination at GIFAS, French Aerospace Industries Association.
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Programme of the Visit
09.35 am Welcome by Prof Louis Phee, Chair of School
09.45 am Presentation on aerospace research by Prof Sunil Joshi, Assistant Chair, Graduate Studies
10.00 am Presentation of the French aerospace companies by Simon Graber, SEA Network Coordination at GIFAS
10.15 am Discussion
10.45 am Tea Break
11.15 am Tour of the Centre and Laboratories: Composite Centre, Air Traffic Management Research Institute (ATMRI), Aerodynamics Lab
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