Lockheed Martin Sikorsky Aircraft Colloquium Series

About the Series

The Lockheed Martin Sikorsky Aircraft Colloquium Series is co-sponsored by the American Helicopter Society. AHS Logo

The Lockheed Martin Sikorsky Aircraft Colloquium Series began in 2011. Each semester, the department hosts a Lockheed Martin Sikorsky technology leader to present on a variety of topics.

Upcoming Lectures

Fall 2016
  • Thursday, November 17, 2016
    Presented by Dr. Thomas A. Millott
    Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
    5:00 p.m., Zupnick Lecture Hall, 1110 Kim Bldg. More»
Spring 2016
  • Wednesday, April 6, 2016
    Presented by Sergei Sikorsky
    Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
    5:00 p.m., 1202 Martin Hall (Reznik Lecture Hall) More»

Fall 2015
  • Monday, November 30, 2015
    Innovation at Sikorsky
    Presented by Matthew Tarascio
    Director, Intelligent Technologies, Analytics & Sustainability (ITAS)
    Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation
    5:00 p.m., Zupnick Lecture Hall, 1110 Kim Bldg. More»

Past Lectures

  • 30 Years of Rotor Blade Dynamic Stall Experiments
    (Plus A Few Attempts to Control It?)

    Presented by Peter Lorber
    Technical Fellow, Flight Sciences
    Tuesday, April 21, 2015
    5:00 p.m., Kim Lecture Hall 1110 Kim Bldg. More»
  • Innovation at Sikorsky
    Presented by Chris Van Buiten
    Thursday, November 20, 2014
    5:00 p.m., Kim Lecture Hall 1110 Kim Bldg. More»
  • The Path from Patents to Products
    Presented by Dr. Vineet Sahasrabudhe
    Tuesday, October 27, 2014
    5:00 p.m., Kim Lecture Hall 1110 Kim Bldg. More»
  • S-97 RAIDER:  Faster than the Speed of Camouflage
    Presented by Andy Bernhard
    Tuesday, April 15, 2014
    5:00 p.m., 1202 Martin Hall More»
  • Review of High Speed Vertical Take Off (VTL) Concepts
    Presented by Thomas Lawrence
    Thursday, February 6, 2014
    5:00 p.m., 1110 Kim Lecture Hall More»
  • Perspectives on Innovation
    Presented by Jonathan Hartmen
    Thursday, September 26, 2013
    5:00 p.m., 1202 Martin Hall (Reznik Lecture Hall)  More»
  • Green Technology Initiatives at Sikorsky Aircraft
    Presented by Matthew Tarascio
    Wednesday, November 20, 2013
    5:00 p.m., 1202 Martin Hall (Reznik Lecture Hall) More»
  • Implementation of Virtual Design Tools on the CH53K Improving Design and Manufacturing Efficiency
    Thursday, April 18, 2013
    5:00 p.m., 1202 Martin Hall More»
  • Test Flying Tales: Stories from the Test Pilot's Office
    Tuesday, February 5, 2012
    5:00 p.m., 1110 Kim Lecture Hall More»
  • Autonomy in the Unique Helicopter Operating Environment
    Tuesday, May 1, 2012
    5:00 p.m., 1110 Jeong H. Kim Building Lecture Hall  More»
  • S-97 Raider
    Tuesday, April 24, 2012
    5:00 p.m., 1110 Jeong H. Kim Building Lecture Hall  More»
  • Engineering the Future of USMC Heavy Lift
    Thursday, November 10, 2011
    1110 Jeong H. Kim Building Lecture Hall More»
  • Perspectives on Innovation
    Chris Van Buiten, Chief of Technology and Innovation
    Tuesday, September 13, 2011
    5:00 p.m., 1110 Kim Lecture Hall More»
  • Adventures in Aftermarket Engineering
    Andreas P.F. Bernard, Chief Engineer
    Monday, April 25, 2011
    5:00 p.m., 1110 Kim Building More»
  • Creating Sustainable Value Through Innovation
    Steve Winer, Directer of Engineering Sciences
    Kevin Bredenbeck, Director of Test and Evaluation and Chief Test Pilot for the X2 Technology Demonstrator Program at Sikorsky
    Wednesday, March 9, 2011
    5:00 p.m., Glen L. Martin Hall 1202 (EGR 1202) More»