Dr. Adel Abbas, Former Airbus Head of the Aerodynamic Research and Technology. Company expert in aerodynamic and multidisciplinary simulation methods. Chairman of EADS research group for flight physics. Currently Honorary Professor at UPM. Interests: aerodynamic flow modeling; laminar flow technology; flow control technology; drag reduction technology; computational fluid dynamics(CFD); wing laminar design; flight test; tunnel test; data analysis; turbulence modeling; flow separation; multidisciplinary design optimization; unsteady flow modeling; fluid-structure interaction(FSI); aeroelastics.