Flight Path Optimisation for Kite Farms

Are you an aerospace engineer eager to further develop kite farms related developments and feasibility studies?

starting from

TUD Aerospace Engineering Faculty Kluyverweg 1 - 2629HS Delft

Full time

Candidate Profile:

• Aerospace or aeronautical engineering background.

• Affinity with programming (e.g. Python, MATLAB, C, C++).

• Problem-solving attitude.

• Fluent in English.

• Passion for sustainability and making the world a better place.

Your Tasks:

• Investigate kite farms opportunities/feasibilities based on the current Kitepower’s simulation framework.

• Investigate flight paths optimisations in order to improve the power output.

• Research on swarm intelligence based collision avoidance.

• Generate power density estimations.

Extra Assets:

• Airborne Wind Energy course student.

• Passion for kite/surfing/flying.