Signature Areas

College of Aviation

College of Aviation

  • Safety Management Systems
  • Runway Design — Low-Visibility GPS Approaches
  • General Aviation Safety and Ab Initio Pilot Education
  • Climate Change and Weather in the Cockpit
  • Regulation of Airspace to Space Flight

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College of Business

College of Business

  • Airline Operations and Simulation
  • Environment and Sustainability
  • Aircraft Finance and Leasing (including fuel hedging)
  • General Aviation Safety Analysis
  • Marketing and Impact Analyses

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College of Arts & Sciences

College of Arts & Sciences

  • Atmospheric Physics, Stellar Astrophysics and Plasma Physics
  • Space Systems Engineering (controls and instrumental)
  • Neurobiology of Human Performance
  • Cognitive and Systems Engineering, Ergonomics, Display Design
  • Non-linear Wave Phenomena (experiments, modeling, simulation)
  • Security and International Affairs, including Cyber-applications

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students in the college of engineering

College of Engineering

  • Modeling and Simulations of Complex Multiphysics Systems (e.g., scramjet engines, turbulence, acoustics)
  • Aircraft Design (including airframe and propulsion)
  • Flight Test Engineering, Advanced Flight Control Systems
  • Autonomous Systems, Robotic Systems, Sense, and Avoid Technology
  • Clean Energy (e.g., hybrid propulsion systems, wind and water turbines, and alternative fuels)
  • Cybersecurity, High-Assurance Software and Systems

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Contact Us

For information on research partnerships and opportunities at Embry-Riddle please call Dr. Remzi Seker, University Faculty Research Fellow, at 386-226-7409 or email

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