Capt Ray Jones Memorial Lecture 2017

14 November 2017

No.4 Hamilton Place, London

Lecture

The Capt Ray Jones Memorial Lecture will take place on 14th November 2017 and will be presented by Jeffery Schroeder FRAeS, Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor, Federal Aviation Administration and will be entitled 'A Personal History of Matters Learned and Learned Again'. This lecture will cover what Mr Schroeder believes are important points when using a simulator for training, systems development, and research. The points are derived from conducting, or helping conduct, simulations of many vehicles including the AV-8B Harrier, a CH-47 Chinook, an AH-64 Apache, a UH-60 Blackhawk, an NT-33, a Boeing 747, a Boeing 737, an Airbus 330, a Mach 2.4 Civil Transport, a very-large civil transport, a ducted-fan personal flying platform, the Space Shuttle, a Lunar Lander, and a host of pretend vehicles for simulation research.

 

Registration is free and open to members and non-members.

Speaker Details

Jeffery Schroeder FRAeS, Chief Scientific and Technical Advisor, Federal Aviation Administration

Jeff Schroeder is the FAA’s Chief Scientist for Flight Simulation Systems and has recently been involved with the FAA’s upset prevention and recovery efforts. Previously, he worked at NASA Ames, with his last position being Chief of the Aviation Systems Division. His technical interests include flight dynamics, handling qualities, and flight simulation. Jeff has a Ph.D. from Stanford and an M.S. and B.S. from Purdue, all in Aeronautics and Astronautics. He is Fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society and an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Location

No.4 Hamilton Place, London

Royal Aeronautical Society Headquarters

No.4 Hamilton Place

London

W1J 7BQ