Evgeni Ganev CEO EMPS Consulting
AIAA Propulsion and Energy Forum 2020
Dr. Evgeni Ganev is the owner and CEO of EMPS (Electromechanical Power Systems) Consulting LLC, which main area of interest is the electrification of the aerospace industries. More specifically the focus is on the power train of the electric and hybrid propulsion platforms. Previously Evgeni worked as a chief engineer responsible for the Electromechanical Power Systems product line at Honeywell Aerospace in Torrance, California. He has 40 years engineering experience, 29 of which with Honeywell. His expertise includes variety of Electric Rotating Machines, Power Electronics controlling these machines and mechanical components comprising Power Generation Systems, Electric Drive Systems and Electromechanical Actuators. More Electric Aircraft, Electric and Hybrid Propulsion Aircraft including Urban Air Mobility are the prime interest. His work has materialized in platforms like F-22, F-35, International Space Station, Space Shuttle, Predator B, Future Combat Systems, B737, B777, A380, A350, eTaxi for A320 NEO and NG Jammer. He published 45 papers, delivered numerous key-note speeches and holds more than 50 US patents. Dr. Ganev is an active member of AIAA, IEEE and SAE. He has received many awards including the SAE Charles M. Manly Memorial Medal Award for technology progression of aerospace engines.