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Flight tests of new types of aircraft using flying models
   The university carries out work on the design, manufacture of models and carrying out flight tests in a wide range of flight modes, including critical angles of attack, and develops and manufactures unmanned aerial vehicles.

 

Technologies and equipment for speed stamping
   KhAI is a leader in the development of industrial technologies and equipment for sheet punching by explosion, hydraulic percussion and electrohydraulic punching, high-speed cutting and die forging.

 

Comprehensive studies of fatigue life
   A comprehensive methodology has been developed for predicting and restoring the fatigue life of aircraft structures, which includes experimental studies of the kinetics of cyclical deformation diagrams of materials, selection of the most adequate criterion for fatigue failure and the theory of damage summation, taking into account the repeatability curves of operational loads.

 

Research in the field of subsonic and supersonic aerodynamics
   Theoretical and experimental studies of aerodynamic characteristics are carried out using a unique aerodynamic complex, which consists of six wind tunnels, and also includes a supersonic one with a Mach number of flow from 1 to 4.

 

Coating technology with special properties
   A complex of works is carried out in the field of coatings with desired properties and superconducting films by the ion-plasma and detonation method. Combined technologies based on ion-plasma, ion-beam processing are being developed.

 

Modeling and synthesis of heat and power systems
   Systems for thermal stabilization of spacecraft, passive safety systems for nuclear power plants that circulate coolant in the absence of power to the station, as well as heat and cold production plants are being developed.

 

Design of aircraft structures made of composite materials
   Techniques for designing, computing, and manufacturing a wide class of nodes and high-load connections of elements of aerospace structures made of composite materials are being developed.

 

Creation of medical information and diagnostic complexes complexes
   Diagnostic and informational medical complexes have been developed and introduced into production, which allow examinations and diagnostics to be performed on a wide range of parameters in stationary and field conditions.

 

Equipment for drilling and research of oil and gas fields
   A measuring and recording system for surface monitoring and control of the process of drilling oil and gas fields has been created, and the serial production of logging strain gauge systems has been launched, which make it possible to increase the efficiency and safety of geophysical surveys of fields.

 

Aircraft engine diagnostics
 Unique software systems and measurement devices have been created that allow, on the basis of mathematical models, to determine in real time the technical condition and loads of parts and assemblies of power and power plants with gas turbine engines, to predict and detect defects and failures.

 

Creation of high-performance electric rocket engines
   Physical and technical fundamentals of designing spacecraft electric propulsion engines are being developed. Designs and designs of various types of engines for space and ground applications have been developed and tested.

 

Development of gas-jet thermal tools
 

 A range of unique technologies and tools has been created on the basis of liquid rocket engines of small rods (LRE MT):

  • for the extraction and processing of granites;
  • thermo-gas cutting and drilling of concrete, non-ferrous metals and other materials;
  • effective cleaning of metal structures, facades, hydraulic structures;
  • the incineration and disinfection of toxic liquid and pasty waste;
  • applying anti-corrosion protective coatings.

 

Investigation of gas-dynamic processes in aircraft engines
   Work is underway on numerical simulation and experimental studies of non-stationary spatially inhomogeneous gas-dynamic processes in the complex of the main components of heat engines.

 

Research of methods and methods for accurate measurement of physical quantities
   Theoretical and experimental studies of structural and algorithmic methods to improve measurement accuracy are carried out, microprocessor moisture meters for measuring the moisture content of Kedr-1, Kedr-2 wood and pH-01 MP ionometers for measuring ion activity and determining redox potentials are developed and launched

 

System design technologies
   reated system information technology project management and development programs of space technology. Modeling, analysis and control of complex common systems and telecommunications systems.

 

Development of electricity sources based on solar panels
   Research, production and certification of space and ground-based electricity sources based on photovoltaic systems are being conducted.

 

Remote sensing from aerospace carriers
   High-performance complexes of surface and subsurface research of aerospace-based, methods and algorithms for processing measurement information and images are being developed.

 

Creation of strain gauge systems, power and weighing equipment
   Multichannel strain gauge systems have been developed and introduced to measure forces and deformations under real tests of aircraft structures and railway cars, and electronic crane and platform scales of increased accuracy are mass-produced.

 

Development of control systems and control of flight vehicles
   Instruments, methods, algorithms and programs for the construction of highly efficient fault-tolerant control and monitoring systems for aircraft were created and developed.

 

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