May 21, 2019  
2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AAE 51900 - Hypersonic Aerothermodynamics


Credit Hours: 3.00. Aerodynamics of satellites and planetary re-entry. Continuum hypersonic flow. Inviscid and viscous effects, boundary layers, and heat transfer. Shock and boundary-layer interactions. Equilibrium flow of high-temperature reacting gases. Nonequilibrium effects. Kinetic theory and rarefied flows. Direct simulation Monte Carlo techniques. Typically offered Fall.