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Our Partners

ESDU has established partnerships with the following entities:

Asteroid logo

ESDU is leading the ASTEROID research project. The objectives of ASTEROID are to investigate the aerodynamic effects of small local changes in external shape (excrescences and flow leakage); to develop enhanced methods for the modelling of these effects; and to produce software to facilitate the design, manufacture and maintenance of aeroplanes for minimum fuel burn. ASTEROID is part-funded by Innovate UK.

Our partners in ASTEROID are:

Granta logo

The leading materials information technology provider, supplying the world's first and only comprehensive materials IT system. Granta Design is a subsidiary of ANSYS Inc.

MSC logo

MSC Software is the leading global provider of simulation solutions and makes products that enable engineers to validate and optimize their designs using virtual prototypes.

AAU logo

The Association of Aerospace Universities focuses on related activities within the higher education sector, thus supporting and promoting the UK aerospace industry through the provision of world-class education, research and consultancy.

Jesmond logo

Jesmond Engineering Limited is an engineering consultancy providing structural analyses, bespoke software, training, testing and staff resources.