Agenda

Detailed agenda

Wednesday October 21th
08:00 – Registration
08:30 – Workshop Opening Comments – A. Martin and J. Schmisseur
08:45 – Keynote: Hypersonics Testing at AEDC – Dr. Ed Kraft, AEDC Chief Scientist
09:30 – Session 1: Ground Testing of Ablative and High-Temperature Materials
10:30 – Break
11:45 – Lunch in the UTSI Cafeteria – The View
13:00 – Session 2: Diagnostics for Gas-Surface Interactions and Ablating Surfaces
15:00 – Afternoon break and departure for Tour and Dinner at Jack Daniel’s
16:00 – Tour of Jack Daniel’s Distillery, Lynchburg, TN
17:30 – Dinner on Jack Daniel’s BBQ Hill
19:30 – Return to UTSI

Thursday October 22th
08:30 – National Agency Reports: Air Force – NASA – Sandia – DARPA
10:30 – Break
11:00 – Session 3: Modeling of Gas-Surface Interactions
11:45 – Lunch in the UTSI Cafeteria – The View
13:00 – Session 3: Modeling of Gas-Surface Interactions (continued)
14:00 – Session 4: Thermal Analysis of Material Systems
14:30 – Break
16:00 – Workshop Adjourns