Victor Zappek, M.Sc.

Victor Zappek, M.Sc.
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter / Doktorand

Boltzmannstr. 15
85748 Garching
Tel.: +49 (0)89 / 289-16366
Fax: +49 (0)89 / 289-16354


Fields of research and interests

  • Helicopter pre-design
  • Helicopter landing gears
  • Hydrogen powertrains in UAVs and eVTOLs
  • Extraterrestric unmanned aircrafts


Zappek, V., Yavrucuk, I.: Mission Performance of Different Landing Gear Types in Medium Sized Twin Engine Helicopters, 49th European Rotorcraft Forum, Bückeburg, Germany, 2023.

Zappek, V., Yavrucuk, I.: Fuel Cell Sizing for a UAV with Intermeshing Rotors using a Genetic Algorithm for NDARC Rotor Performance Calibration, Proceedings of the Vertical Flight Society`s 79th Annual Forum & Technology Display, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA. May 16-18, 2023.

Zappek, V., Rinker, M., Daxer, L., Hajek, M.: Evaluation of aerial vehicle configurations for high-range Mars missions. CEAS Space Journal 15, 761–775 (2023).