Forum 360: Distributed Electric Propulsion – Lessons Learned from the X-57 14 June 2023 1530 - 1700

As the long anticipated first manned flight of the X-57 Maxwell Project approaches, we reflect on the design approaches and highlight the challenges and lessons learned from developing and implementing distributed electric propulsion.

  • Vince-Schultz-2023 Vince Schultz
    Deputy Project Manager for the Maxwell X-57 Flight Project, NASA
  • Dave-Avanesian-NASA-2023 Dave Avanesian
    Systems Engineer, NASA Glenn Research Center
  • Nick-Borer-2023 Nick Borer
    Advanced Concepts Group Lead, Aeronautics Systems Analysis, NASA Langley Research Center
  • Sean-Clarke-2023 Sean Clarke
    Senior Research Systems Development Engineer, NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center
  • AndrewGibson Andrew Gibson
    President, CEO & Co-Founder, Empirical Systems Aerospace, Inc.
  • Laura-Kuschner-2023 Laura Kushner
    Lead Systems Engineer, NASA Langley Research Center