NASA Chooses Ohio State to Lead Electric Aircraft Engine R&D
NASA selected The Ohio
State University as one of five teams to explore novel
ideas for improving aeronautics, all in support of the agency’s
strategic research goals. Ohio State-led project, headed by Assistant Vice President for Aerospace and Aviation Mike Benzakein, will address the “Transition to Low-Carbon
Propulsion” strategic thrust, specifically the introduction of electric
machines in the commercial aircraft fleet.